Edith Yeung, VC and China internet expert, was invited to speak at the DW Global Media Forum in Germany. She shared her observations on the latest development in the filed of AI and journalism in China, and gain excellent feedback from the audience.
China mainstream media has recently launched AI anchors and robot reporters. The use of AI has also made Jinri Toutiao become the number news aggregator in China. It is indeed a very different world, and China has been bold in embracing new technologies.
Edith Yeung is a venture capitalist, technology executive, and a China Internet expert. She is also the author and creator of the China Internet Report, an annual report on China technology trends widely popular among investors and corporate executives.
Selected by Inc’s Magazine as one of the Silicon Valley investors you must know, Edith Yeung is a partner at 500 Startups – the world’s most active early seed investor. She has invested in over 40 mobile, AI and blockchain startups including Silk Labs (acquired by Apple), Fleksy (acquired by Pinterest), Human (acquired by Mapbox), AISense, DayDayCook, AppOnBoard, Hooked, Oasis Labs, Stellar, Solana, CoCos-BCX, Palantir and many more.
Before 500, Edith was previously a GM at Dolphin Browser, a Sequoia-backed mobile browser with over 150 million installs worldwide. Edith also worked with many Fortune 500 companies such as Siebel, AMS, AT&T Wireless and Autodesk.
She has been featured on CNBC, Wall Street Journal, SCMP, BBC, Bloomberg, CBS, NPR, TechCrunch, Asia Society, The Economist and many more.
Edith‘s speaking topics are:
- Technology Trends
- China Technology and Start-up Scene
- Autonomous vehicles