WHEN: MAY 15, 2018 @ 18:30 – 21:00
WHERE: FutureWard Central (No. 343 Changchun Rd, Songshan District, Taipei City, Taiwan 105)
CONTACT: FutureWard Central (02) 2719-8622
Please remember to get your free ticket on Accupass. Event tickets will be available until noon on 5/15. Those without a ticket will be subject to a 100NT charge at the door. Thank You!
This months Forum is a very special event as FutureWard has the honor of collaborating with Taiwan Tech Arena (TTA), an upcoming government program funded by the Ministry of Science and Technology and managed by ITRI and FutureWard. More information to follow.
We aim to foster and build a collaborative community through the sharing of ideas and knowledge. Be sure to stay for happy hour with delicious beer and yummy food!
This months speaker is Dr. H.Ping Wang. Dr. H.Ping Wang is an active entrepreneur and investor as well as advisor to various governmental and corporate organizations on advanced technology commercialization. He is also an EIR (Entrepreneur-In-Residence) at the Techstars IOT Accelerator, and was previously Director of the Qualcomm Robotics Accelerator, Powered By Techstars – a selective, investment driven, intensive 4 month coaching & mentorship program for robotics/AI startups. He cofounded several startup companies and brands in consumer electronics and created the first tech coworking space in San Diego, and has worked in business development and strategic roles in robotics, manufacturing, cleantech, and medtech, spanning Silicon Valley, Asia, Mexico. He is also an investor and advisor to dozens of startups companies and entrepreneurial organizations throughout the world. Dr. Wang received a mix of bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, and Biology, all from Stanford University, and integrated these fields for his PhD in AI / Neuroscience, and is published in the journal “Science” for his scientific work and is a Stanford Technology Ventures Program “Mayfield Fellow” for entrepreneurial leadership.
• 18:30-19:00 Networking
• 19:00-19:15 Introductions
• 19:15-19:45 Converging Innovation – AI, Blockchain, IOT and more
– in a Global Entrepreneurial Ecosystem
• 19:45-20:00 Q&A
• 20:00-21:00 Food & Socializing
Don’t miss this great opportunity to share your insights, experiences, and exchange innovative ideas and network with other great minds in the community. Let us work towards a better future together!
Taiwan Tech Arena (TTA) is an upcoming flagship program funded by the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) and managed by the Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) and FutureWard. The main mission of the program is to foster entrepreneurship, innovation, and ultimately build a vibrant international tech startup ecosystem in Taiwan. TTA hopes to attract global and domestic talents that focus on AI, software, semiconductor and actively supports the growth of technology industries by bringing in startups, accelerators, venture capital, and corporate partners under one roof; providing access to disruptive technologies and expertise from across the globe to create value for new innovation ventures.
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*Please note that this event will be in English and live streamed.