WebsiteGear Logo Log In
New User? Sign Up
About | Contact | FAQ
  Home News Technology Internet Technology Wednesday, September 19, 2018 
Add Press Release News | News Feeds Feeds | Email This News Email


Fortune to Convene Tech Leaders at the Fortune Global Tech Forum in Guangzhou, China, November 29-30
Wednesday, July 11, 2018

NEW YORK, July 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Fortune Global Tech Forum will take place in Guangzhou, China on November 29-30, 2018, it was announced today by Fortune President Alan Murray at a press conference in Guangzhou. The two-day event, formerly known as Fortune Brainstorm Tech International, will bring together some of the most promising start-up companies and emerging tech stars in China and beyond.

In addition, Fortune announced some of the most prominent leaders in the technology and innovation economy as speakers for this year's event. Early confirmed speakers for the forum include: Lee Kai-fu, founder of Sinovation Ventures; Neil Shen, founding managing partner of Sequoia Capital China; Jessica Tan, group deputy CEO, group COO, and CIO of Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd.; Hans Tung, managing partner of GGV Capital; Zeng Qinghong, chairman of Guangzhou Automobile Group; Kim Posnett, managing director and co-head, Internet Investment Banking, of Goldman Sachs; Hu Weiwei, co-founder and CEO of Beijing Mobike Technology Co., Ltd.; Fred Hu, founding partner of Primavera Capital Group; Brian Gu, vice chairman and CEO of Xpeng Motors, Harriet Green, CEO and chairman of IBM Asia Pacific; Yi Wang, co-founder and CEO of Liulishuo (LingoChamp); and George Yip, Professor of Marketing and Strategy at Imperial College Business School. An additional lineup of speakers will be announced in the coming months.

This year's theme, "Innovation in the Age of AI," will explore the innovation revolution unfolding in China and beyond, including China's homegrown innovation and mass implementation in fields including artificial intelligence, social media, biotech, fintech, virtual reality, automotive, the sharing economy, and mobile platforms.

During the forum, Fortune will host its second-annual Fortune China Innovation Awards, recognizing outstanding Chinese startup companies, through a competition between high-potential start-ups in a variety of fields. The event will culminate in the naming of the Fortune China Innovation Company of the Year. Winners will receive car prizes, which will be supplied by Guangzhou Automobile Group.

Participation in the Fortune Global Tech Forum is by invitation only.

Partner sponsors for the Fortune Global Tech Forum include presenting partner Guangzhou Automobile Group, and partner sponsor Guangzhou Pharmaceutical Company.

FORTUNE is a global leader in business journalism with major franchises that include the FORTUNE 500 and the FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For. The Global Tech Forum is one of the signature live events produced annually by Fortune Live Media, including Fortune Most Powerful Women, Fortune Global Forum, Fortune Brainstorm Tech and Fortune MPW Next Gen.

About Meredith
Meredith Corporation (NYSE:MDP) (www.meredith.com) has been committed to service journalism for 115 years. Today, Meredith uses multiple distribution platforms--including broadcast television, print, digital, mobile, and video--to provide consumers with content they desire and to deliver the messages of its advertising and marketing partners.

The Meredith National Media Group reaches nearly 175 million unduplicated American consumers every month, including 80 percent of U.S. millennial women. Meredith is a leader in creating content across media platforms and life stages in key consumer interest areas, such as celebrity, food, lifestyle, home, parenting, beauty, and fashion. Meredith also features robust brand licensing activities, including more than 3,000 SKUs of branded products at 4,000 Walmart stores across the United States, and The Foundry, the company's state-of-the-art creative lab and content studio. The Meredith Local Media Group includes 17 television stations reaching more than 11 percent of U.S. households.

View original content with multimedia:http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/fortune-to-convene-tech-leaders-at-the-fortune-global-tech-forum-in-guangzhou-china-november-29-30-300678613.html

SOURCE Meredith Corporation



Email This News Email | Submit To Slashdot Slashdot | Submit To Digg.com Digg | Submit To del.icio.us Del.icio.us | News Feeds Feeds

RELATED NEWS ARTICLES
Nav SparkLabs Group Launches New Accelerator in Washington D.C. Focused on CyberSecurity and Blockchain Startups | Sep 19, 2018
Nav IAR Systems Enables High-quality Automotive Applications with Major Updates in Renesas RH850 Tools | Sep 19, 2018
Nav Mercanto Launches Email Personalization Platform to Help Retailers Win in the Amazon Era; Announces Integration With SendGrid | Sep 19, 2018
Nav Wagerr Launches Decentralized Betting Blockchain | Sep 19, 2018
Nav Power Equipment Direct Reveals the Best Tree Removal Equipment of 2018 | Sep 19, 2018
Nav MediStreams Exhibits at Leading Healthcare Tradeshows | Sep 19, 2018
Nav First-Ever 2018 Cloud Visibility Report Gives Organizations Deep Insights into Their Cloud Applications and How to Create Trust in the Workforce | Sep 19, 2018
Nav BlockEx Strongly Supports UK Treasury Committee Recommendations for Regulated Crypto Trading Market | Sep 19, 2018
Nav Introducing V12 Velocity, an Integrated CDP Solution to Acquire In-Market Furniture Shoppers | Sep 19, 2018
Nav CZECHOSLOVAK GROUP Establishes New CSG AEROSPACE Division, Associating Companies With a Turnover of 5 Billion Crowns and 600 Employees | Sep 19, 2018
NEWS SEARCH

FEATURED NEWS | POPULAR NEWS
Submit News | View More News View More News