We have wrapped up our annual conference, which features a keynote speech by Audrey Tang (唐鳳), Minister of State in Taiwan. See what you missed and stay tuned for our next conference in April, 2018.
Linking Taiwan to Silicon Valley in the Age of Accelerated Innovation
Date: Saturday, April 29, 2017 Location: CROWNE PLAZA SILICON VALLEY Address: 777 Bellew Dr, Milpitas, CA 95035
Schedule: 12:00 – 13:00 Registration and Networking /Complimentary Lunch Provided 13:00 - 13:05 Opening Remarks 13:05 – 13:50 Keynote I - The Future of Enterprise Software and Machine Learning Raj De Datta, CEO/Co-Founder of BloomReach, Inc. 13:50 - 14:35 Keynote II - We Are All Part of Taiwan's Economic Future Chieh-Ting Yeh, vice chair of Global Taiwan Institute, founder of Ketagalan Media 14:35 - 14:55 Coffee Break
14:55 – 15:40 Keynote III - A Bio-pharmaceutical Company's Twin Headquarters Journey--Silicon Valley + Taipei Dr. Ron Lin, Founder, CEO and Chairman of AbGenomics International Inc. 15:40 - 17:05 Panel Discussion – “The Critical Role of Business Model Insight for Entrepreneurs” Moderator: Jane Ho, Senior VP, Cathay Bank Panelist: Speaker 1: Michael Downing, CEO of Tout Speaker 2: Dr. Jack Chen, President of General Energy Solution USA Speaker 3: Wretch Chien, AME Cloud Ventures Speaker 4: Vijay T. Char, President of Promise Technology 17:05 - 17:20 TAITA-SV Member General Meeting 17:20 - 18:20 Dinner Check-in 18:20 - 19:30 Dinner 19:30 - 20:15 Dinner Keynote: “Open Government in Taiwan” Audrey Tang (唐鳳), Minister of State, Taiwan 20:15 - 20:40 TAITA President, Recognition of Sponsors, Transition of Board Members 20:40 – 20:50 TAITA Student Leadership Scholarship Award 20:50 - 21:15 Entertainment 21:10 - 21:35 Raffle / Closing