Sustaining Tech X Social Innovation in Hong Kong
One of the major challenges a successful Tech x Social innovation change-maker must overcome is to create and maintain a sustaining business model.
Incu-Lab is hosting a dialogue event about Tech x Social innovation entrepreneurship, featuring finalists and award-winning teams in our previous pitching events! They will exchange innovation ideas and views on how to push and sustain their innovation products/services. Also, they will discuss the threats and opportunities of sustaining Tech x Social innovation in Hong Kong.
Interested in learning how to become a successful and sustaining Tech x Social change-maker? Register to join the dialogue NOW!
Date: 17 Dec 2016 (Saturday)
Time: 2:00pm – 4:30pm
Venue: Mettā (21/F California Tower, 30-32 D’Aguilar Street, Central, Hong Kong)
Language: English / Cantonese
Entry: Free of Charge
SL Robert Liu (劉曉黎先生) is the CEO & Founding Partner of Yintran Group (銀傳集團).
Shandong decent (山東), born in Taipei (出生於台北), raised in Tokyo and the US (東京與美國長大). Spent last 20+ years in Hong Kong (家於香港). Engineering and banking in HK, NY, LA, and Silicon Valley. Graduate of W&M (High Honors), Stanford (Engineering), UCLA (MBA).
Developed a HK e-wallet that allows anyone or any merchant to make or receive payment via mobile with bank-grade security. A Hong Kong based company, started and developed in Hong Kong, with focus on technology, security, design and innovation. Founders are senior banker (CS, UBS), lawyer (MNC) and engineer (MIT, Apple, Microsoft) who have the passion in technology, design and innovation. Our mission is to allow people to money transfer with the lowest possible barrier.
Matthew Tam is the Executive Officer and Co-founder of Social Career, a technology startup and non-profit organisation. Social Career is building a new platform that encourages the general public to volunteer and get involved in social causes and service activities.
Matthew is also the CEO and Co-founder of Around, a technology startup focusing on building a neighbourhood network in combination with a home concierge service. The goal is to connect people with their neighbours and to offer new on-demand services such as elderly escort and others. The startup won several awards including the Google EYE program and the HK ICT award.
Prior to co-founding Social Career and Around, Matthew held several positions with major European and US investment banks and he has a Masters degree in Industrial Management and Manufacturing with focus in Technology and Innovation Management from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich, Switzerland.
“A world where everyone has a second career in their lives, a Social Career”. We are a technology startup and non-profit organization registered in Hong Kong. We build a platform that encourages the general public to volunteer and get involved in social causes and services.