[Shanghai] Tech Shanghai Advocates Launch Event: China – UK Dialogue between Technology and Investment


Global Tech Advocates is a leading coalition of thousands of tech experts, investors and government officials from seven regions of the world. It offers a unique and advanced tech network to connect its members and promote the advancement of science and technology on a global scale.
Global Tech Advocates’ member companies at present are: Tech London Advocates, Tech North Advocates, Tech Belfast Advocates, Tech Bay Area Advocates, Tech Nordic Advocates, Tech Singapore Advocates, and Tech Shanghai Advocates.
Tech Shanghai Advocates will be Global Tech Advocates’ premier point of contact in China. TSA consists of an expert team of entrepreneurs, investors, researchers and governmental representatives. It serves as a gateway to the global technology scene for China-based Tech Advocates by providing them with abundant opportunities to connect with other members around the world. Supported by Global Tech Advocates, Tech Shanghai Advocates connects its members (startups, investors, top universities and governmental representatives) to enable mutually beneficial collaborations in the global technology ecosystem.
Event Content 
a) Time: 26th, October, 2017
b) Venue: China Financial Information Centre——Shanghai Hall (上海陆家嘴新华社中国金融信息中心——上海厅)
c) Capability  : 300+ persons ( 1000m2)
d) Agenda:
13:30 – 14:00 Reception & Arrival Drinks
14:00 – 14:10 Opening Remarks
14:10 – 15:00 Welcoming Remarks & Tech Shanghai Advocates Launch Ceremony
– Russ Shaw, Founder of TLA & GTA
– John Zai, Founder & Chairman of TSA, Founder & CEO of Cocoon Networks
– Tony Clemson, Deputy Consul General at British Consulate General in Shanghai
– Tracy Cheng, Vice-President (Southern China) at London & Partners in China
– Zhenquan Cao, Executive Vice Chairman of Administration Commission of Shanghai Hi-Tech Industrial Parks
– Jihua Xie, Chairman at National Eastern Tech-Transfer Centre
– Guobiao Ye, Chairman & Secretary of the Party Committee of China Financial Information Centre
– Langen Shu, CEO at GCL Finance (Group) Holdings
– Weifeng Ma, Director of China Outbound Programme at China Britain Business Council
15:00 – 15:50 Session 1: Tech & Capital Investment
15:00 – 15:10 Keynote Speech: Investment Layout under the Trend of the Future Tech Development
– Luyang Zhang, Director of China Venture Capital Research Institute at Fudan University
15:00 – 15:30 Panel Discussion
– Libo Guo, Dean of China Venture Research Institute
– Weiguo Wang, Chairman of Cocoon Networks
– Feng Ye, Founder & Chairman of Apex Capital
– Xueqian Feng, Founder & Chairman of Newaccess Capital
– Hongwei Sun, Partner of Small Village
– Ye Tian, Partner of NewMargin Capital
– Li Zhao, Vice-President of Softbank China Venture Capital (SBCVC)
– Yuehua Wang, Partner at DFJ DragonFund China
15:50 – 16:40 Session 2: Tech & Entrepreneurship Ecosystem
15:50 – 16:00 Keynote Speech: How to create an Entrepreneurship Ecosystem that breeds technological innovation
– Yuhua Wu, CEO of Zhangjiang Yangtze River Delta Sci-tech City & Shanghai standing committee member of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC)
16:00 – 16:40 Panel Discussion
– Jia Ren, General Manager of Shanghai Xinwei Technology Development Co., Ltd
– Jihua Xie, Chairman at National Eastern Tech-Transfer Centre
– Lijun Ou, General Manager of Galaxy Group
– Daniel Shi, CEO of 23Seed
– Peng Chen, Partner of ARM
– Bo Jia, Chairman of DOBE- Daniel Shi, CEO of 23Seed
– Yu Xiong, CSO at Cocoon Networks & Chair Professor of Technology and Operations Management at Northumbria University
– Changwen Liu, General Manager of iHaier
16:40- 17:30 Session 3: Tech & Industrial Chain 
16:40 – 16:50 Keynote Speech: How to bridge the overseas technology with Chinese Industrial Chain for win-win success
16:50 – 17:30 Panel Discussion
– John Zai, Founder & Chairman of Tech Shanghai Advocates; Founder & CEO of Cocoon Networks
– Langen Shu, CEO at GCL Finance (Group) Holdings
– Yu Sun, Vice President of Equity Investment at Shenergy Group
– Junjian Hu, Director of Avcon
– Kaiyu Chen , CEO at Europe and America Financial City
– Haoyang Li, Founder of Yi Xue Education & President at Dark Horse Club Shanghai
– Xin Tian, General Manager at CIMC Innovation Industrial Park
– Haoyang Li, President at Dark Horse Club Shanghai
– Ruohan Fan, Vice President of Oriental Pearl Group Co., Ltd
17:30 – 18:00 Networking Session
British Consulate-General Shanghai, Department for International Trade, London & Partners, Zhangjiang Administration Commission of Shanghai Hi-Tech Industrial Parks, China Financial Information Centre,
Tech Shanghai Advocates
Cocoon Networks, GCL Finance (Group) Holdings
Special Supporters:
National Eastern Tech-Transfer Centre, China-Britain Business Council, Euro America Financial City , Galaxy Incubator
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Event Details

Start date: 2017-10-26

Start time: 13:30

End time: 18:00

Venue: China Financial Information Centre

Directions: China Financial Information Centre

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