An Evening of Venture Talks,
William Bao Bean
La Kretz Innovation Campus,
Arts and Innovation District,
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October 20-21, LAGain Global Insights
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At Silicon Dragon's
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Silicon Dragon News
RECAP: Silicon Dragon Valley 2016
Tech Revolution: VR, AI, IoT + China
Dealmakers: Erik Lassila, Peakview Capital; Jay Eum, TransLink Capital; Hans Tung, GGV Capital; Yong Liu,
WI Harper; Karen Wong, WSGR
with Silicon Dragon's Rebecca Fannin
VR Pros: Tim Chang, Mayfield Fund; Marc Jackson, Seahorn Capital; Tim Merrill, Digi-Capital; Eugene Chung, Penrose Studios with Serial Author Shel Israel
Tech Chats: Travis Katz, GoGoBot
Yi Wang, Liulishuo with Joseph Yuen, KPMG
Tech Chats: Alvin Xu, 51 VR, Selina Wang, Bloomberg;
Alex Lai, Metron Force
Book Talks: Madhavan Ramanujam, Monetizing Innovation with Eric Savitz, Brunswick Group;
Amy Karam, The China Factor with Ken Wilcox, SVB
VC Judges for Pitches: Jay Eum,
Hans Tung, Edith Yeung, 500 Startups
NEWS & TRENDS
The Los Angeles startup community is strengthening with the opening of La Kretz Innovation Campus in downtown LA's arts and innovation district, the venue for Silicon Dragon's Salon
Amino Capital, previously Zpark Venture, has raised $50 million for a second fund investing in early stage startups in AI and data that bridge the U.S. and China.
DCM portfolio company Analogix Semiconductor is being acquired by Beijing-based buyout fund Shanhai Capital in a $500 million transaction.
VCs are funding bike-sharing startups at about the same clip as they once funded ride-hailing apps. Several Chinese startups in this new biking sector have raised sums amounting to $100 million.
David Sullivan, Managing Director,
Alliance Development Group,
joined the Circle.