Friday, Apr 22, 2016

Startup Leadership as a Ticket to Success [Recap]

During the 2016 SXSW Interactive panel, "Startup Leadership as a Ticket to Success," author and professor, Derek Lidow describes the traits that make a great entrepreneurial leader. Lidow makes the argument that all entrepreneurs must balance selfishness with selflessness. Selfish in convincing the world that their plan is the best...

Thursday, Apr 21, 2016

A Micro Solution to a Giant Problem: Urban Housing [Recap]

Urban housing is one of the biggest challenges facing cities across the world. The rising cost of urban living is at an all-time high, affordable property in convenient locations are scarce, and valuable contributors to society are being forced out of the city. In his talk, A Micro Solution to...

Wednesday, Apr 20, 2016

The Real Wild West is East: China’s Big 3 Markets [Recap]

This session explored what it takes for American companies to build a team in China, and how to access the Chinese investor, manufacturing and customer markets. Panelists included Ed Hemphill, CEO of WigWag; Harry Wang, Founder and Managing Partner for Linear Venture LP; Jonathan Qiu, Managing Director for Decent Capital...