Shanghai Technology Innovation Center
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Startup Fundraising 101.
Stella Zheng, Head of China at 500 Startups | 9:00-10:00
Almost every entrepreneur doesn't know how to raise funds effectively at the beginning of setting up a business. Startup fundraising 101 workshop will tell entrepreneurs the things that they must know from pitching to negotiating, from storytelling to due diligence. It will unlock what investors are truly looking at from a venture capitalist's perspective.
How To Drive & Manage Your Own Career Development In Today's VUCA World.
Larry Wang, Founder and Managing Director of Zhishangwang and Wang & Li Asia Resources | 9:00-10:00
In today’s world of uncertainty and change, you can’t rely on others to look after your career development. You want a practical approach for developing the key capabilities and experience you need for your success. In this workshop, you’ll learn how to:
- Be more proactive and agile to address your development needs
- Take greater advantage of what’s available to you
- Turn your challenges into opportunities
Find out how to get what you need from your daily job situation while contributing more in your role.
WeChat on a Budget - Avoid costly mistakes & create a long-term strategy for success.
Olivia Plotnick, Founder at wai social | 12:00-13:00
How to build the Innovation Capability Combining Action and Research.
Action research is a philosophy and methodology of research generally applied in social sciences. It inspires transformative change any Innovative professional or business executive dreamed of, through the simultaneous process of taking action and doing research.
Corporate executives and HR generally wish to start the Innovation via Training. Here we would talk about how to shift and elevate the training perspective to learning/research, and combine them seamlessly with Action which directly leads to the changes in the Innovation. This can also help Innovation Hub, Incubators, or startups to think about how to build the innovation capability as a system, and ignite the fire of Innovation in this system, and finally drive Innovation in this system more effectively and efficiently.
Reaching a collaboration between MNC and institution.
Lei Niu, Corporate Innovation Director at XNode | 13:00-14:00
Building Great Products that Users Love: UI/UX Workshop.
Alex Duncan, Co-founder of KAWO | 13:00-14:00
Building great software takes empathy and immense attention to detail and if you are successful users will hardly notice what an awesome job you did. Alex has lead product at KAWO since he co-founded the company in 2013. In this workshop, he'll share practical advice based on 8 years of experience building a B2B SaaS platform from MVP to profitability and winning the trust of top international brands.
You will learn:
- The challenge of SaaS vs Service
- How to avoid scope creep
- What parts of the UX are important to focus on
- How to balance business vs user needs