Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, 1 Expo Dr, Wan Chai, Hong Kong

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Event Date Mon Jul 8 HKT - Thu Jul 11 HKT (over 2 years ago)
In your timezone (EST): Sun Jul 7 9:00pm - Thu Jul 11 5:00am
Location Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
1 Expo Dr, Wan Chai, Hong Kong
Region APAC

At, the world’s leading data conference, data specialists from companies like Beifendian, Reddit, and Pivotal will explore the latest developments and most interesting data science applications of the future.


2019 Speakers

Cecilia Qvist
Global Head of Markets, Spotify

Elie Seidman
CEO, Tinder

Annie Tao
Co-founder & COO, Horizon Robotics

Ajey Gore

Miesha Tate
Vice President, ONE Championship

Masahiko Uotani
President & CEO, Shiseido

Divya Gokulnath
Co-founder, BYJU'S

Daniel Kirchert
CEO, Byton

Thuan Pham
CTO, Uber

Jessica Spence
Chief Commercial Officer, Carlsberg

Kevin Lin
Co-founder, Twitch

Zheng Bu
Chief Security Officer & VP of International Business Technology, DiDi

Arthur Hu
Global CIO, Lenovo

Nisa Leung
Managing Partner, Qiming Venture Partners

Eric Tsang
Executive Producer of 'The Last Thieves', SELF TOKEN

Ericson Chan
CEO, Ping An Technology

Renee Wang
CEO, Castbox

Tony Fernandes
CEO, AirAsia

Bowen Zhou
Vice president of & President of JD AI,

Prilly Latuconsina
Actress/Singer/Author/Entrepreneur, Prilly Latuconsina

Guy Diedrich
Global Innovation Officer, Cisco Systems

Deirdre McGlashan
Global Chief Digital Officer, MediaCom

Lei Chen
CEO, Xunlei

Jing Ulrich
Managing Director and Vice Chairman of Asia Pacific, JP Morgan

Brian Gu
President & Vice Chairman, Xpeng Motors

Hans Tung
Managing Partner, GGV Capital

Mada Seghete
Co-founder, Branch

Will Gaybrick
CFO & Chief Product Officer, Stripe

YouTube Star/Recording Artist, Wengie

Eric Gnock Fah
Co-founder & COO, Klook

Chatri Sityodtong
Chairman, founder & CEO, ONE Championship

Edith Yeung
Partner, 500 Startups

Melissa Guzy
Co-founder & Managing Partner, Arbor Ventures

Kun Dai
Chairman of the Board & CEO, Uxin Group

Jack Hsu

JP Gan
Managing Partner, Qiming Venture Partners

Ms. Yeah
YouTube Star, Onion Group

Eric Yang
Founder, Chairman & CEO, iTutorGroup

Cindy Chow
Executive Director, Alibaba Hong Kong Entrepreneurs Fund

Lucy Liu
Co-founder, Airwallex

James Peng
Co-founder & CEO,

Winnie Lee
Co-founder & COO, Appier

Geoffrey Prentice
Co-founder, Oriente

Cassie Kozyrkov
Chief Decision Scientist, Google

Andy Dinh
Founder, Team SoloMid

Wendy Yu
Founder & CEO, Yu Holdings

Jixun Foo
Managing Partner, GGV Capital

Raghav Maliah
Partner and Vice Chairman, Goldman Sachs

Anna Xu
Founding Partner, Hike Capital

Bill Liu
Founder & CEO, Royole Corporation

Alex Chung
Founder & CEO, GIPHY

Kenny Man
Head of Overseas Investment and Senior Director, Ant Financial (Alibaba)

Tetsuhiko Saito
CEO, LINE Financial Corporation

Ann Hand
Chairman & CEO, Super League Gaming

Harry Man
Partner, Matrix Partners

Amy Buckner Chowdhry
Founder & CEO, AnswerLab

Michael Tam
Chief Brand Officer, UBTECH

Gary Liu
CEO, South China Morning Post

Gary Hsieh

Nikki Neuburger
Head of Global Marketing, Uber Eats, Uber

Yong Zheng
Founder & CEO, Geekplus

Marjorie Yang
Chairman, Esquel Group

Soul Htite
Founder & Executive Chairman, Dianrong

Piyush Shah
Co-founder, InMobi

Helen Wong
Partner, Qiming Venture Partners

Josh Luber
Co-founder & CEO, StockX

Chen Qiufan
Award-winning science fiction writer, Thema Mundi Studio

Rosanna Myers
Co-founder, Carbon Robotics

Steven Lam
Co-founder & CEO, GOGOVAN

Alok Bansal
Co-founder, PolicyBazaar

Ankiti Bose
Co-founder & CEO, Zilingo

Jan Gasparic
Director of Strategic Partnerships, DJI

Hande Cilingir
Co-founder & CEO, Insider

Ben Payne
Head of Esports, McLaren Racing Limited

Simon Loong
Founder & CEO, WeLab

Cynthia Yeung
COO, Cafe X Technologies

Bracken Darrell
CEO, Logitech

Ming Jin
Founder & CEO, JiLian Technology Group

Erhai Liu
Founder & Managing Partner, Joy Capital

Ben Uretsky
Co-founder, DigitalOcean

Joleen Liang
Partner, Squirrel AI Learning

Lucas Ngoo
Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer, Carousell

Samer Al Moubayed
CEO, Furhat Robotics

Ida Li
Co-founder & COO, Huishoubao

Brooks Entwistle
Chief Business Officer, International, Uber

Carolina Abenante
Founder, NYIAX

Cathy Hsu
Co-founder, Jiliguala

Venetia Lee
General Manager, Alipay

Yuan Liu
Managing Director, ZhenFund

Daniel Sobhani
CEO, Freeletics

Josh Zhang
Chief Innovation Officer, Ucommune

Cynthia Johnson
CEO & Author, Entrepreneur Magazine/Bell + Ivy

Nick Halla
SVP International, Impossible Foods

Xiaoliang Chen
Founder & CEO, SoundAI Technology Co., Ltd

John Suh
CEO, LegalZoom

Jian Li
Founder & CEO, RenRenChe

Robbie Antonio
Founder & CEO, Revolution Precrafted

Paul Loo
Chief Customer & Commercial Officer, Cathay Pacific Airways

George Gerchow
Chief Security Officer, Sumo Logic

Lisa Skeete Tatum
Co-founder & CEO, Landit

Calvin French-Owen
Co-founder & CTO, Segment

Michelle Yeo
Co-founder, DataVLT

Yan Li
CEO, Niu Technologies

Chris Yeo
Head of Grab Ventures, Grab

Sherisse Pham
Tech reporter, CNN

Wayne Xu
President, ZA International

Carylyne Chan
Chief Marketing Officer, Coinmarketcap

Dylan Collins
Founder & CEO, SuperAwesome

Shelly Banjo
Asia Tech Reporter, Bloomberg

Peng T. Ong
Managing Partner, Monk's Hill Ventures

Cindy Kua
Co-founder & CEO, Sunday Ins Co., Ltd.

Viral Shah
CEO, Julia Computing

Vince Chan
Co-founder and Managing Partner, Creta Ventures

Daniel Farkas
Co-founder & CEO, Drops

Robyn Mak
Financial Columnist, Reuters Breakingviews

Cindy Wang
CMO, Uxin Group

Betty Liu
Executive Vice Chairman, NYSE

Ray O'Farrell
CTO, VMware International Limited

Anna Curzon
Chief Product Officer, Xero

Stefan Kampmann

Rachel Blundy
Fact-checking Editor, AFP

Tommy Palm
CEO, Resolution Games

Tim Kobe
Founder, Eight Inc

Carol Yu
Producer and Host from Phoenix TV, World Economic Forum Young Global Leaders, Phoenix TV

David Ye
Co-founder, Chairman & CEO, Rong360 Jianpu Technology

Saemin Ahn
Managing Partner, Rakuten Ventures

Thirukumaran Nagarajan
Co-founder, NinjaCart

Mikaal Abdulla
Co-founder, 8 Securities Limited

Willy Arifin
Co-founder & Chairman, Koinworks

Sam Allen
CEO, CompareAsia Group

Tarun Mehta
Co-Founder, Ather Energy

Davey Ishizaki
CEO, Ascent Robotics, Inc.

Alison Tudor-Ackroyd
Managing Editor, FinanceAsia

Janice Lee
Managing Director, PCCW

Abheek Anand
Managing Director, Sequoia Capital

Tracey Chang
News Anchor, CGTN

Mostafa Kandil
Founder & CEO, Swvl

Nicos Nicolaou
Founder, UNICAF

John S. Kim
Co-founder & CEO, SendBird

Louise Lucas
Asia tech correspondent, Financial Times

Nina Xiang
Founder, China Money Network

Yali Saar
Co-founder & CEO, Tailor Brands

Shashank Dixit
Founder & CEO, Deskera

Wei Zhou
CFO, Binance

Mary Ellen Iskenderian
President & CEO, Women's World Banking

Lulu Yilun Chen
China Technology Reporter, Bloomberg

Greg Lutze
Founder, VSCO

Phil Yuen
CTO, hi Inc

Nan Wu
Founder, All Tech Asia

Norman Tien
Pro-Vice-Chancellor & Interim Vice President, The University of Hong Kong

Raghav Chandra
Co-founder, UrbanClap

Farah Master
Correspondent, Reuters Television

Jan Becker
Co-founder & CEO, Apex.AI, Inc.

Rebecca Fannin
Founder/Editor/Author, Silicon Dragon Ventures

Jennifer Hughes
Asia Finance Editor, Reuters

Jeff Lonsdale
Managing Director, Asia, Founders Fund

Dharmil Sheth
Co-Founder, PharmEasy

Feliz Solomon
Senior Editor, Time

Henny Sender
Chief Correspondent, International Finance, Financial Times

Steve Zhao
Founder, Sandbox VR

Dandan Shan

Val Jihsuan Yap
Founder & CEO, PolicyPal

Geet Bhalla
Co-founder and CEO, Holiday Me

Nan-Hie In
Freelance journalist, SCMP

Anuj Srivastava
Founder, Livspace

Uwe Opocensky
Group Executive Chef, The Greater China Restaurant Company

Jon Russell
Writer, TechCrunch

James Kynge
Global China Editor, Financial Times

Wei Du
Correspondent, Northeast Asia, Channel NewsAsia

Kian Moini
Global Co-founder & CEO, Lamudi

Brent Dykes
Sr. Director of Data Strategy, Domo

Sophie Kim
CEO, Market Kurly

Larry Gadea
Founder and CEO, Envoy

Justin Lie
Founder & CEO, CashShield

Michael Anti
Founder, Caixin Globus

Sean Ringsted
Executive Vice President, Chief Digital Officer and Chief Risk Officer

Mancy Sun
Managing Director, Goldman Sachs

Anne-Marie Roantree
Hong Kong Bureau Chief, Reuters

Anthony Chow
CEO, igloohome Pte Ltd

Chuangang Cui
Editor-in-chief, Sohu Finance

Kris Marszalek
Co-founder & CEO,

Wu Tianhua
CEO, Tiger Brokers

Robin Smith
Co-founder & CEO, Orig3n, Inc.

Alex Kong
Founder and Chairman, TNG FinTech Group

Spencer Yang
Partner, Hashtag Capital

Will Hayes
CEO, Lucidworks

Vikram Vaidyanathan
Managing Director, Matrix Partners India

Theodora Lau
Founder, Unconventional Ventures

David Amber
Musician, David Amber

Danny Lee
Founder & Chief Agent, Asian Agent

Mo Zhang
CEO & Cofounder, Yi+

Stephen Chau
Senior Director, Uber

Anna Gong
Founder & CEO, Perx

Pearlyn Phau
Deputy Group Head of DBS, DBS Group

Adam Vaziri
CEO, Blockpass IDN

Tim Norton
Founder & CEO, 90 Seconds

Yanting Lin
Co-Founder & CEO, Vhall

Stanimira Koleva
SVP & GM, APAC, HERE Technologies

Todd Greene
Co-founder, PubNub

Uptin Saiidi
Multimedia Journalist, CNBC

David Ingles
Anchor/Writer/Editor, Bloomberg TV and Radio

Rob Schwartz
Asia Bureau Chief, Billboard

Wu Chen
Editorial Director, The Economist China

Shuli Ren
Columnist, Bloomberg Opinion

Cyril Ebersweiler
General Partner, SOSV

Kazuki Ohta
Co-founder, Arm Treasure Data

Richard Lai
Editor-in-chief, Engadget Chinese

Yang Ge
Senior Content Editor, FTChinese

Douglas Wong
Editor, Bloomberg Intelligence

John Artman
Editor-in-chief, Technode

Alec Macfarlane
Asia Financial Columnist, Reuters Breakingviews

Tim Culpan
Technology Columnist, Bloomberg Opinion

Pete Sweeney
Asia Economics Editor, Reuters Breakingviews

Eamon Barrett
Assignment Editor, Fortune

Weichun Liu
Co Founder, KKday International Travel Service Company Ltd

Nick Coronges
Global CTO, R/GA Media Group Inc.

Richard Ting
EVP Global Chief Experience Officer & US Chief Creative Officer, R/GA Media Group

Donald Lacey
COO and Managing Director, Ping An Global Voyager, Ping An Group

Maya Horgan Famodu
Partner, Ingressive

Arjun Kharpal
Senior Technology Correspondent, CNBC

Musheer Ahmed
General Manager, Fintech Association of Hong Kong

Mark Luo
Founder & CEO, Huohua Siwei

Hsien-Hui Tong
Head of Venture Investing, SGInnovate

Cheesan Chew
COO, RBC Ventures

Eric Manlunas
Founder & Managing Partner, Wavemaker Partners

Julien Mialaret
Operating Partner, Idinvest Partners

Stephen Cummins
Podcaster & CEO, 14 Minutes of SaaS & AppSelekt

Michelle Sun
Founder, First Code Academy

Wei Zhou
Founding Managing Partner, CCV

Vikas Raj
Managing Director, Accion

Mercedes Ruehl
Asia Tech Reporter, Financial Times

Vaibhav Vardhan
Founder & CEO, Inc42

Karen Gilchrist
Reporter, CNBC International

Chua Kong Ho
Technology Editor, South China Morning Post

Ravi Hiranand
Executive Producer, Abacus

Roland Lim
Hong Kong Bureau Chief, MediaCorp

Xiaochun Zhao
Senior Editor, 36 Kr

Girish Jhunjhnuwala
CEO, Ovolo Hotels

Hugh Chow
Chief Executive Officer, Astri

Arun Iyer
Chief Digital Officer, Principal Financial Group

Fflur Roberts
Global Luxury Manager, Euromonitor

Vorapat (Ben) Chavananikul
Deputy CEO, Boon Rawd

Huzefa Tavawalla
Head of Disruptive Technologies Practice, Nishith Desai Associates

Marc Barrachin
Head of New Product Development, S&P Global

Amit Saberwal
Founder, RedDoorz

David Meltzer
CEO, Sports 1 Marketing

Conrad Burke
Vice President, New Ventures, ISF Incubator (Intellectual Ventures)

Yudong Zheng
CEO, Wealth Management, PINTEC

Carmen Yuen
Partner, Vertex Ventures

Sponsors & Partners

2019 Partners

• Cathay Pacific Airways
• Amazon Web Services
• Manulife
• Brightline™ Initiative
• dtac accelerate
• Invest Hong Kong
• Voith Group
• Philippines Startups
• Startup Terrace
• The Mills Fabrica
• Orig3n
• XGD Media
• DigitalOcean
• ONE Championship
• DBS Bank (Hong Kong) Limited
• Siemens
• eToro
• Taiwan Startup Stadium
• Cloud Services Solutions, Inc.
• Sunday
• Celtra
• Hong Kong Innovation Foundation Limited
• HReasily
• HERE Technologies
• JetBrains
• Capgemini
• Stripe
• SendBird
• Skyrora Ltd
• Ucommune
• Segment
• InstaReM
• McKinsey & Company
• Twilio
• StackTrek
• Meetings & Exhibitions Hong Kong
• Fujitsu Limited
• GSX Group
• Workday APAC
• Merck
• Blockpass IDN
• Horangi Cyber Security
• Pocket Money
• NeoSOFT Technologies
• Enshored
• MEGA Automation
• Digital Element
• Livspace
• Temi
• Capital City Service Ltd.
• Timeshifter - The Jet Lag App
• 99starts
• Blockchain Solutions Limited
• Interactio
• Wanted