Simone Brunozzi, Cloud Computing Expert Joins Speakers Connect

He joined Amazon.com in March 2008 in the role of Amazon Web Services Technology Evangelist for Europe, to raise awareness about Cloud Computing and help developers build applications. … Contact us at Speakers Connect at info@speakersconnect or +852 21654126 if you would like to engage Simone for your next event, or viist us for more top notch speakers from Asia    from us .

Mike Walsh: The Cloud Nine – Why Web Services Are Changing The Way We Work

The book has a very simple premise – in an age of decentralised discovery, the best marketing strategy is to create relevant content that allows your customers to find you when they are looking for insights and information. … I can see at a glance my monthly revenue from Freshbooks, my web traffic and visitor activity from Google Analytics, a feed of the deals I have waiting to close from Highrise, the performance of my last email newsletter from Mailchimp, my current total Facebook and Twitter followers and a host of other essential metrics.

Jack Perkowski: Staking Out Your Market Position in China: Part II

As compared to a Sino-Foreign Joint Venture, a WFOE enables a company to implement its worldwide strategies without having to consider the wishes of a Chinese partner, and with only direct employees involved, a WFOE makes it easier for a company to protect its intellectual property and technology. … Conclusion Despite the fact that China has amassed approximately $2.8 trillion of foreign currency reserves, and despite the stories you may be hearing about China no longer welcoming foreign direct investment (FDI), China remains very interested in receiving your investment — whether in a WFOE or an EJV.

Jack Perkowski: Staking Out Your Market Position in China: Part I

Jack Perkowski (Mr China) shares his views on how to stake out your market position in China:JP headshot book As China becomes the largest market in the world for one product after another, companies with products, technologies and services needed by the country’s rapidly-developing economy are all trying to do the same thing — establish a position in the Chinese marketplace. … The principal disadvantages are that it may be challenging to control the quality of the end product, and contract manufacturing involves some level of know-how and technology transfer under circumstances where the company can expect to have little control over its intellectual property.

Brett King Interviewed on the impact of mobile banking

Brett King , author of best-selling Bank 2.0 interviewed on the impact of mobile banking on the banking industry by Wall Street Cheat Sheet: Brett King Mobile Banking Will Be a Big Catalyst for These Companies Intuit announced Thursday its latest initiative, GoPayment, will be one of other first mobile payment apps available on the Android. … But even after all these problems are solved, I believe there’s one more that looms, and it’s a problem that every single mobile wallet outside the US has had trouble overcoming (and one reason it’s taken so long for us to get here): Consumers just don’t want a new way to spend their money faster; they want a way to spend it more wisely.

Willy Lam's article at Apple Daily

其實自從中亞國家如烏克蘭與吉爾吉斯在二 ○○ 三年到二 ○○ 五年爆發第二波顏色革命後,胡錦濤便即時下令嚴厲監控尤其是與西方國家有聯繫的異議分子、維權律師與非政府組織。… 正如「新左派」政論家司馬南所說,「中國的社會問題比之埃及一點不少,只要拿起其中任何一條、一件照搬突尼斯、埃及騷亂做法,無論物價、房價、看病、上學、腐敗 …… 導火索引燃臨界點都不高。」

Brett King: Let's get rid of Internet Banking…

Internet Banking is no longer just ‘secure’ transactions The problem with these two separate views of the world, is that it no longer makes sense for the customer. 90% of daily traffic to most bank website goes to the login button, so conceivably your most attractive targets (i.e. existing customers) are ignoring all of the marketing spend on nice sales messages, flashy graphics and landing pages, and they’re going straight through to the tasks they want to complete behind the login. … The fact is, based on these analytics, you probably need to be spending at least 90 per cent of your Web marketing budget on building offers and campaigns for existing customers through the Internet banking secure portal, but the IT guys don’t get any of that.

Brett King: Starbucks Mobile Payment – the shape of things to come

Brett King , author of best-selling Bank 2.0 shares his insights from Starbucks mobile payment … On Wednesday 26th of January 2011, Michael Degnan (of SapientNitro and Engagement Banking fame) and myself headed down to the Starbucks at One Penn Plaza in New York City with the objective of recording our experience of processing a mobile payment using the Starbucks App for the iPhone.

…Banks beware – if by July this year you are still issuing plastic cards, or still opening checking accounts – you are about to be in a world of hurt! — Brett King is the author of BANK 2.0 and founder of the International Academy of Financial Management.

Brett King: Comparison Apps Force Sellers to Be Social

Let’s look at the trend in online retail sales for the holiday season in 2010 in the United States as an example. comScore Inc. data analysis showed a record increase in online sales activity in 2010 (November through the end of December) of 12 percent, the highest recorded increase since tracking of these numbers began in 2001.

…If you aren’t engaged with customers through social media, you are very soon going to find yourself exposed and at a distinct disadvantage. — Brett King is the author of BANK 2.0 and founder of the International Academy of Financial Management.

Willy Lam: The Military Maneuvers of Xi Jinping

Willy Lam’s, our China Politics & Foreign Policy Expert , recent article at WSJ on The Military Maneuvers of Xi Jinping Willy Lam’s article at WSJ

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Willy Lam, China Politics Expert Joins Speakers Connect

Willy Lam Willy Lam With more than 30 years of experience in writing and researching about China, Willy Wo-Lap LAM is a recognized authority on areas including the Chinese Communist Party, public administration, foreign policy, the People’s Liberation Army, as well as the country’s economic and political reform. … He is also an Adjunct Professor at Chinese University of Hong Kong (History Department & Master of Global Political Economy Program); and a Senior Fellow at Jamestown Foundation ( www.jamestown.org ), a leading foreign-policy think tank in Washington D.C.

Brett King: Too much content… dealing with the flood

Brett King , author of best-selling Bank 2.0 shares his insights on what business should do to improve communication with their clients in this information age … Brett King There has been much discussion about the impact of the so-called “information age”.

…If you are in business today and you are regularly communicating with customers, you need to start thinking about creating a dashboard for customers to configure when and how you will communicate information about your relationship with them.

Mike Walsh: Will China Create Its Own Global Brands?

Our best Futurist Speaker, Mike Walsh , talked with the head of Shanghai Tang about China’s ambitions to launch global brands in the future. … Contact us at Speakers Connect at info@speakersconnect or +852 21654126 if you would like to engage MIke for your next event, or viist us for more top-notch International Speakers from us .

Anders Sorman-Nilsson: Thinque Funky – Upgrade Your Thinking

Anders Sorman-Nilsson , author of Thinque Funky and international speaker urge us to upgrade our thinking… Contact us at Speakers Connect at info@speakersconnect or +852 21654126 if you would like to engage Anders for your next event, or viist us for more top-notch International Speakers from us .

Rupert Hoogewerf on the New Rich in China

Our China expert, Rupert Hoogewerf, Founder and Compiler of “Hurun China Rich List ”(胡潤百富榜)interviewed by iMoney Magazine on how he founded the China Rich List and the spending trends of the Chinese new rich: Rupert iMoney 2010

… Contact us at Speakers Connect at info@speakersconnect or +852 21654126 if you would like to engage Rupert for your next event, or viist us for more China experts   from us .