SILICON DRAGON NEWS                                           Week -  July 5, 2016


July 26-27
Gold Room  Featured Speaker
Henry Hsiao

Dealmaker Panel
William Pfeiffer Dragongate
Christina Chou
Creative Artists Agency
Max Epstein
DMG Entertainment
Bennett Pozil
East West Bank
Jinjian Huang
Nixon Peabody
Peter Dempsey
Wanda Studios
Robert Cain
Pacific Bridge Pictures

VR & VCs
Emma Chen
Ryan Wang
  Outpost Capital
Zhen Cao
NYU Media Lab
Adam Arrigo 
Mark Kroese

Next-Gen Innovators
Jennifer Zhang
ZVG Capital
Juliane Jones
Panda Corner
Ethan Dong
Luna Yuan
Peggie Li
 Disney Interactive

Tech Chat
Eric Mika, LeEco

Convention Center

July 26, 6 - 7:30pm
VIP reception

July 27, 8:30am - Noon
Main Program
Thanks to
LA Sponsors

* East West Bank
* Nixon Peabody
* Sotheby's
* Pasadena Economic Development
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NY Angels: Brian Cohen,
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Silicon Dragon NY 2016
Panel: China Economic & Investment Outlook

Experts discuss China's economic and investment outlook at Silicon Dragon's annual event in NYC, June 23, at Nasdaq. Speakers: David Denoon, Howard Krongard, Ann Lee and Peter Reisman with moderator Lilly Huang of Silicon Valley Bank. 

Silicon Dragon NY 2016
VC / Dealmaker Panel
VCs and dealmakers discuss financing trends for startups in the Israel-China-U.S. corridor at the annual Silicon Dragon event in NYC, June 23. Panelists: Brian Cohen, Nazar Yasin, Lior Prosor, Denes Ban, Geoffrey Levin, Jim Robinson, Alan Patricof and Porter Bibb.   

Two Winners Go To Beijing July 29-31
To Compete In International Contest

Miranda Wang, Co-founder, Biocellection
Juliane Jones, Founder, Panda Corner

View Their Winning Pitches





Thanks to the Overseas Talent Entrepreneur Center



Biocellection at Nasdaq
Miranda Wang and Jenny Yao, co-founders of Biocellection, a winner in the recent Silicon Dragon pitch in NYC, got to ring the closing bell at Nasdaq, June 25.  

Japanese messaging app leader LINE is set to go public on the NYSE on July 14, in what could be one of the bigger IPOs of the year. 

Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE Corp is to set up a $180 million fund to invest in TMT startups.

Sequoia Capital, Matrix Partners, 500 Startups, and HTC have formed a venture capital alliance with plans to invest $10 billion in VR and AR globally.

Alibaba has acquired Wandoujia, one of China's most prominent Android app stores.

Greylock, NEA, and Matrix Partners China invest $20 million in Chinese business data analytics platform GrowingIO. 

Accel has co-invested $8 million in a Series A funding of FabHotels, a Gurgaon-based budget hotel aggregator.

Bertlesmann India has led a $32 million funding of LendingKart, a provider of loans to small businesses.