2016 ASIA BUSINESS CONFERENCE

Learn more about our diverse and highly accomplished keynote and panelist speakers!
Our 2016 agenda is below, packed with exciting conversations at the forefront of America-Asia business.

 
 

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

1. Genki OkaSoftBank [Chief Global Strategist]
2. Marvin ChowGoogle [Senior Marketing Director]

PANEL #1: HOW DO AMERICAN BUSINESSES SUCCEED IN ASIA?

1. Aashi Vel, Traveling Spoon [CEO & Co-Founder] 
2. Jeffrey Heller, Heller Manus Architects [President] 
3. Mubarik Imam, WhatsApp [Head of Growth & Partnerships] 

PANEL #2: HOW DO BUSINESSES FROM ASIA SUCCEED IN THE U.S.?

1. Shuja Keen, The Resource Group (TRG) Holdings [Managing Director]
2. Jay Eum, TransLink Capital [Co-Founder & Managing Director]
3. Yas Iida, Rakuten USA [President & Senior Executive Officer]
4. Lisa Q. Fetterman, Nomiku [Founder & CEO]

PANEL #3: FUTURE TRENDS IN ASIA

1. John Britton, Woods Bagot [Global Director Of Projects]
2. Peter Schwartz, Salesforce [Senior Vice President Of strategic Planning]
3. Christina Laskowski [Strategic Advisor And Management Consultant] 

MODERATORS

1. Earnest Grundling, Aperian Global [Co-Founder & Managing Partner]
2. Jennifer xu, SFAsia [Director] 
3. Rebecca Fannin, Silicon Dragon & Startup Asia [Author] 


PAST AGENDA

11:00 - 11:45 | VIP Networking, Registration & Light Lunch
11:45 - 12:00 | Welcome
12:00 - 12:30 | Opening Keynote & Discussion with Marvin Chow
12:30 - 12:45 | Break
12:45 - 1:30 | Interactive Panel w/ Q&A: How Do American Businesses Succeed in Asia?
1:30 - 1:45 | Break
1:45 - 2:00 | Case Competition Finals
2:00 - 2:45 | Interactive Panel w/ Q&A: How do Asian Businesses Succeed in America?
2:45 - 3:00 | Break
3:00 - 3:30 | Interactive Panel w/ Q&A: Future Trends in Asia
3:30 - 4:00 | Closing Keynote with Genki Oka

4:00 - 5:00 | Career Expo
5:00 ~ | Networking Reception