Lectures, Conferences, and Panel Presentations

By audiences (selected):
Corporates: Airbus, Allianz, Amazon Web Services, AXA, BMW, Deloitte (2), Jardine Matheson, Keyrus, Standard Chartered, S-Bank, SPH, WPP (2), Zinnov.
Conferences: DLD, Echelon (7), Global Corporate Venturing Symposium, Rise (2), Slush (3), Tech in Asia (2), Web Summit.
– Universities: ESSEC (3), HEC, INSEAD (9), NTU, NUS (3).
Governments: Estonia, Kazakhstan, Singapore (2), United Kingdom

By countries:
China (3), Finland, France (3), Indonesia (2), Israel (4), Japan (5), Kazakhstan (2), Lebanon, Malaysia (3), Nepal (2), Philippines (4), Poland (3), Portugal, Singapore (44), Slovenia, Taiwan, Thailand (10), United Kingdom, United States (5).

By formats:
– Speaker: (51)
– Panelist: (27)
– Moderator: (8)
– Guest Lecturer: (6)
– Firechat: (2)

By years:
– 2018: (4)
– 2017: (32)
– 2016: (46)
– 2015: (11)
– 2014: (1)

Upcoming Speaking Engagement:

Guest Lecturer, “Corporate Innovation & Venture Capital”
NUS, Singapore, Singapore, March 8, 2018

Speaking Engagements:

2018

Speaker, “How to build your startup ecosystem?”
Global Corporate Venturing & Innovation Summit, Monterey, USA, January 31 – February 1, 2018

Speaker, “How do the world’s Biggest companies deal with the startup revolution?
CIO Thought Leadership Forum, Singapore, Singapore, January 25, 2018

Speaker, “Funding Opportunities for Startups in ASEAN
AWS & SGInnovate, Singapore, Singapore, January 10, 2018

2017

Panelist, “Investing in Nepal: Today – Tomorrow”
Next Growth Conclave, Kathmandu, Nepal, December 22, 2017

Speaker, “Corporate Startup Partnership – Essential for Growth of Economies”
Next Growth Conclave, Kathmandu, Nepal, December 22, 2017

Moderator: “Engaging corporates, accelerators, and coworking hubs to drive sustainable impact and programming”
Web Summit, Lisbon, Portugal, November 6, 2017

Speaker, “Singapore Startup Ecosystem and Entrepreneur Toolbox”
Econopolis, Singapore, Singapore, October 10, 2017

Speaker, “How do the world’s Biggest companies deal with the startup revolution?
ESSEC, Singapore, Singapore, August 18, 2017

Speaker, “Overview on Startups, Ecosystems & Disruptive Innovations”
Confidential, Singapore, Singapore, July 21, 2017

Panelist, “Startup ecosystems in Asia: A look at Tokyo, Taipei, Singapore and Hong Kong!”
Rise, Hong Kong, China, July 13, 2017

Panelist, “Startup Investment: Are We in the Bubble?”
Startup Thailand, Bangkok, Thailand, July 6, 2017

Speaker, “How do the world’s Biggest companies deal with the startup revolution?
Chief Innovation Officer Summit, Singapore, Singapore, July 5, 2017

Speaker, “How do the world’s Biggest companies deal with the startup revolution?
Ignite, Manila, Philippines, July 1, 2017

Speaker, “How do the world’s Biggest companies deal with the startup revolution?
Echelon Asia Summit, Singapore, Singapore, June 28, 2017

Speaker, “How do the world’s Biggest companies deal with the startup revolution?
Hyper Island, Singapore, Singapore, June 22, 2017

Speaker, “Fintech in Southeast Asia”
INSEAD, Singapore, Singapore, June 21, 2017

Moderator: “Closing the confidence gap: practical advice and where to begin
CodingGirls Day, Singapore, Singapore, June 24, 2017

Speaker, “How do the world’s Biggest companies deal with the startup revolution?
Impact CEE, Poland, May-June 2017

Speaker, “How startups and Corporates can work together?”
Spark, Bangkok, Thailand, May 23, 2017

Panelist: “How to work with corporates: When to partner and when to walk away”
Tech in Asia, Singapore, Singapore, May 18, 2017

Speaker, “How do the world’s Biggest companies deal with the startup revolution?
Echelon, Bangkok, Thailand, May 16, 2017

Speaker, “How do the world’s Biggest companies deal with the startup revolution?
BMW & Roland Berger, Singapore, Singapore, May 8, 2017

Speaker, “How do the world’s Biggest companies deal with the startup revolution?
PODIM, Maribor, Slovenia, May 10, 2017

Speaker, “Singapore Startup Ecosystem and Entrepreneur Toolbox”
Startups.be, Singapore, Singapore, May 2, 2017

Guest Lecturer: “How do the world’s Biggest companies deal with the startup revolution?
NTU, Singapore, Singapore, April 25, 2017

Speaker, “How do the world’s Biggest companies deal with the startup revolution?
Monitor Deloitte, Singapore, Singapore, April 2017

Firechat
Slush Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan, March 2017

Speaker, “How Corporates and Startups can work together”
Slush Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan, March 2017

Moderator, “How to source and engage startups?”
Stream Asia, Phuket, Thailand, March 2017

Guest Lecturer, “How do the world’s Biggest companies deal with the startup revolution?
NUS Business School, Singapore, Singapore, March 2017

Panelist, “The Rise of Entrepreneurship in South-East Asia”
ESSEC, Singapore, Singapore, March 2017

Speaker, “Will Corporate Incursion Into Coworking Spaces Kill Coworking?
CUAsia, Chiang Mai, Thailand, February 2017

Speaker, “A Case Study: A Closer Look at the Singapore Coworking Market
CUAsia, Chiang Mai, Thailand, February 2017

Speaker, “How do the world’s Biggest companies deal with the startup revolution?
Zinnov CEO Forum, Singapore, Singapore, February 2017

Panelist, “Dissecting Cockroaches and Unicorns: Perspectives of a VC
NUS Business School, Singapore, Singapore, January 2017

2016

Speaker, “Singapore – VC Landscape, Raising Money in Singapore
FCCS, Singapore, Singapore, December 2016

Impact’16 Fintech / Insurtech
Impact, Wrocław, Poland, December 2016

Guest Lecturer, “How to get Funded: Map of the Money
ESSEC, Singapore, Singapore, December 2016

Panelist, “Enterprise Transformation
Slush Deep Dive, Helsinki, Finland, November 30, 2016

Guest Lecturer, “How do the world’s Biggest companies deal with the startup revolution?
HEC, Paris, France, November 24, 2016

Speaker, “How do the world’s Biggest companies deal with the startup revolution?
Allianz, La Défense, France, November 22, 2016

Speaker, “500 Startups
Department for International Trade, Singapore, Singapore, November 2016

Panelist, “Who Is A Partner? Who Is A Client? Who Is An Acquirer? How Startups Should Work With Corporates
Tech in Asia, Jakarta, Indonesia, November 2016

Speaker, “Retail Versus E-commerce
E-Commerce Show, Jakarta, Indonesia, November 2016

Speaker, “How do the world’s Biggest companies deal with the startup revolution?
Click n’Think, Standard Chartered, Singapore, Singapore, November 2016

Firechat, “How to get Funder: Map of the Money
General Assembly, Singapore, Singapore, November 2016

Panelist, “International Accelerators
BDL Accelerate 2016, Beirut, Lebanon, November 2016

Panelist, “Is SEA a leading region for the Fintech Industry and how is the finance industry reacting to these newcomers?
South-East Asian Private Equity Conference, Singapore, Singapore, October 2016

Panelist, “VC funding for start-ups in Southeast Asia”
INSEAD, Media and Internet Elective, Singapore, Singapore, October 2016

Speaker, “How do the world’s Biggest companies deal with the startup revolution?
S-Bank, Singapore, Singapore, 2016

Panelist, “Going East: Southeast Asia as a Business Opportunity
HFN, Tel Aviv, Israel, September 29, 2016

Moderator, “Accelerators and Open Innovation
DLD Tel Aviv Innovation Festival, Israel, September 27-28, 2016

Panelist, “The Corporate Side of the Moon: Innovate or Die
Rise by Barclays, Tel Aviv, Israel, September 26, 2016

Speaker, “The Corporate Side of the Moon: Innovate or Die
Rise by Barclays, Tel Aviv, Israel, September 2016

Speaker, “How To Deal With The Startup Revolution?
Fintech Summit, Tokyo, Japan, September 21, 2016

Panelist, “Investment in New Media
Webit.APAC, Singapore, Singapore, September 20, 2016

Panelist, “Future of Corporate Innovation: How Do Big Companies Deal with the Startup Revolution?
Slush, Singapore, Singapore, September 20, 2016

Speaker, “Singapore Startup Ecosystem and Entrepreneur Toolbox
Estonian Delegation, Singapore, Singapore, September 2016

Speaker, “How do the world’s Biggest companies deal with the startup revolution?
Jardine Matheson & Accenture, Macau, China, September 2016

Panelist, “Investors Panel”
Geeks on a beach, Philippines, August 2016

Speaker, “How do the world’s Biggest companies deal with the startup revolution?”
Geeks on a beach, Philippines, August 2016

Speaker, “Corporate Innovation Case Studies
Geeks on a beach, Philippines, August 2016

Speaker, “How do the world’s Biggest companies deal with the startup revolution?
Techsauce Summit, Bangkok, Thailand, July 2016

Speaker, “How do the world’s Biggest companies deal with the startup revolution?
Japan Management Association, San Francisco, USA, July 2016

Speaker, “How do the world’s Biggest companies deal with the startup revolution?
Corporate Startup Innovation Unlocked, San Francisco, USA, July 2016

Speaker, “How do the world’s Biggest companies deal with the startup revolution?
La French Touch Conference, New York City, USA, July 22, 2016

Moderator, “Smart Dinosaurs: How Corps & Startups Work Together
PreMoney, San Francisco, USA, July 21, 2016

Speaker, “Startups & Corporations
Impact’16: 4.0 Economy, Poland, June 2016

Panelist, “The growth of HK Accelerators
RISE, Hong Kong, China, June 2016

Panelist, “Have we reached the peak of venture capital valuation? What’s the way forward?
INSEAD Private Equity Conference, Fontainebleau, France, May 27, 2016

Moderator, “Do Corporate VCs need to press the accelerator?
Global Corporate Venturing Symposium, London, UK, May 2016

Panelist, “How Asia Accelerates its next top startups and how corporates play a part?”
INSEAD Entrepreneurship week, Singapore, Singapore, 2016

Panelist, “Sustaining Innovation in Professional Services”
Deloitte Innovation Day, Singapore, Singapore, 2016

Speaker, “How do the World’s Biggest Companies Deal with the Startup Revolution?
500 Startups GOAP Taipei Night, Taipei, Taiwan, 2016

Moderator, “How do the World’s Biggest Companies Deal with the Startup Revolution?
Stream Asia, Phuket, Thailand, March 2016

Speaker, “Startup Ecosystem and Landscape in Singapore”
SPH Plug and Play accelerator, Singapore, Singapore, 2016

Speaker, “Singapore’s Tech-Enabled Start-up Ecosystem
French Chamber of Commerce in Singapore, Singapore, Singapore, 2016

Panelist, “Corporate and PE funding for start-ups in Southeast Asia”
INSEAD, Media and Internet Elective, Singapore, Singapore, 2016

Panelist, “What would you attempt if you know you couldn’t fail?
Pioneers.io, Tokyo, Japan, 2016

Speaker, “How do the World’s Biggest Companies Deal with the Startup Revolution?
General Assembly, Singapore, Singapore, 2016

Guest Lecturer, “Singapore Startup Ecosystem – All you need to know
INSEAD, Singapore, Singapore, January 27, 2016

2015

Panelist, “Tech & Startup Trends In Asia: What’s Hot, What’s Not?
Echelon Central Asia, Almaty, Kazakhstan, December 3, 2015

Panelist, “Piecing The Market Fragments In Southeast Asia
Echelon Central Asia, Almaty, Kazakhstan, December 2, 2015

Speaker, “How Can The World’s Biggest Corporations Deal With The Startup Revolution?
Echelon Thailand, Bangkok, Thailand, November 2015

Panelist, “Startup Life, Spotlight on Successful Female Entrepreneurs: How They Got There
Echelon Thailand, Bangkok, Thailand, November 2015

Panelist, “Recruitment Trends in Private Equity and Venture Capital – Important Lessons for Hiring Managers and Candidates
INSEAD Asian Private Equity Conference, Singapore, Singapore, November 6, 2015

Moderator, “VC Sector Battle (Logistics vs. Fintech vs. Marketplaces)
INSEAD Asian Private Equity Conference, Singapore, Singapore, 2015

Speaker, “Peering into Singapore’s Tech Ecosystem
Echelon Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, October 1, 2015

Speaker, “Singapore Startup Ecosystem – All you need to know
INSEAD, Singapore, Singapore, September 2015

Speaker, “Singapore Startup Ecosystem – All you need to know
General Assembly, Singapore, Singapore, October 7, 2015

Panelist, “Can Corporate players move as fast as Startups?”
What’s Next, Malaysia, September 28, 2015

Speaker, “Digital Transformation in Asia – Disruption and the startup ecosystem”
AXA, Singapore, Singapore, Singapore, 2015

2014

Speaker, “Singapore Startup Ecosystem and Entrepreneur Toolbox”
Airbus, Singapore, Singapore, 2014

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