27th Monte Jade Annual Conference- Smart Future, Innovation, and AI
Sep 17, 2017


Sep 17, 2017--Save the Date!

27th Monte Jade Annual Conference-
Smart Future, Innovation, and AI


Time: Afternoon Program 1:00pm-5:00pm; Dinner Banquet 6:00pm-9:00pm
Location: Hyatt Santa Clara, 5101 Great America Parkway, Santa Clara, CA 95054
Registration: Online registration is required. Afternoon program is free if pre-re
gistered, $5 on-site.

Submit Your Business Plan for Session 1: Innovation & Startup Competition.


Chair of the Board: Limin Hu (胡立民)
Conference Co-Chairs: Emily Chen (陳宜妙), Annie Tsai (黃安利)

For Sponsors:
Please contact Helen Hsieh at helen.montejade@gmail.com for sponsorship information and volunteer opportunities.
[Download] 2017 Sponsorship Package and Commitment Form (159KB)  

 



Tentative Conference Agenda

Conference Theme: Smart Future, Innovation and AI 
智能未來,創新與人工智慧
 

 

VIP Luncheon                     Keynote SpeakerKen Hao (郝也康), Managing Partner, Silverlake

11:30 – 12:50 pm               

 

Afternoon Program          Master of Ceremony: David Jeng (鄭詠升), CEO, Wintec

12:00 – 1:00 pm                  Registration & Networking

  1:00 – 1:10 pm                   Welcome Remarks: Limin Hu (胡立民), Chairman, Monte Jade West Science and Technology Association

 

  1:10 – 1:40 pm                  Keynote SpeakerGary Locke (駱家輝), 10th United States Ambassador to China
                                          Title: Diversity and Innovation
                                        

  1:40 – 3:10 pm                  Session 1: Innovation & Startup Competition

Moderator: Peter Hsieh (謝忠高), General Partner, Acorn Pacific Ventures

Judge: Wen Hsieh (謝文暄), U.S. General Partner & China Managing Partner, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers

Judge: Eric Huang (黃梓洋), Founder & Chief Partner, COINX
Judge: Alireza Masrour, Managing Partner, Plug N Play Ventures

Judge: Stewart Wu (吳文燦), VP, Cortina Access Inc.
 

Submit Your Business Plan for Session 1: Innovation & Startup Competition.
 

 3:10 – 3:25 pm                    Coffee Break (15 minutes)

 3:25 – 3:55 pm                    Session 2: AI Presentation
Speaker: Joseph Spisak, Head of AI Partnerships, Amazon Web Services
Title: Getting Started with AI on Amazon Web Services

 3:55 – 5:05 pm                    Session 3: AI Panel

Moderator: Wen Hsieh (謝文暄), U.S. General Partner & China Managing Partner, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers

Panelist: Andrew Feldman, Founder & CEO, Cerebras Systems
Panelist: Matt Ginsberg, Chairman and CEO, Connected Signals
Panelist: Charles Jolley, Founder & CEO, Ozlo

Panelist: Andrew Radin, Founder & CMO, twoXar

 

 5:05 – 5:15 pm                    Startup Competition Award Presentation & Closing Remarks

 

Evening Program               Master of Ceremony: Kristen Sze (施明青), Anchor, ABC 7 News in San Francisco                       

 5:00 – 6:00 pm                   Gala Registration & Cocktails (No Host)

 6:00 – 7:00 pm                    Dinner
 

 7:00 – 7:10 pm                    Welcome Remarks: Limin Hu (胡立民), Chairman, Monte Jade West Science and Technology Association

 7:10 – 7:30 pm                    Award Ceremony & VIP Introduction
                                           Monte Jade Entrepreneurship Award -- Patrick Lo (盧昭信)

                                           Monte Jade Lifetime Achievement Award --Hsing Kung (龔行憲)

                                           Monte Jade Technology and Leadership Award --David Tsang (臧大化)

                                           Monte Jade Technology and Contribution Award --David Tai (戴盛強)
                                           Monte Jade Lifetime Service Award -- Judy Chu (朱麗芝)
 

 7:30 – 8:00 pm                   Keynote SpeakerPatrick Lo (盧昭信), CEO, Netgear
                                           Title: Using AI Machine Learning to Enhance People’s Quality of Lives, the NETGEAR Endeavor
 

 8:00 –  8:50 pm                  Entertainment: Christine Hsu (許景淳) and Silicon Valley Band
 

 8:50 – 9:00 pm                    Door Prizes

 9:00 – 10:00 pm                  Dance Music by Silicon Valley Band

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