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Winston Ma Named Vice Chair, Chief Investment Officer of IDCA

Winston Ma

We at Speakers Connect are delighted to share that Winston Ma has recently been named Vice Chair and Chief Investment Office of the International Data Center Authority (IDCA). International Data Center Authority (IDCA) today announced that Winston Ma will lead a new sustainable digital infrastructure project development financing unit aimed at enhancing the digital economies […]

Sharon Gai Shared Insights on Chinese E-commerce Trends

Sharon Gai

Chinese E-commerce market is booming and about to reach 3 billion dollars by 2024. Here is the insights shared by Chinese e-commerce expert, Sharon Gai. Sharon Gai currently serves as a General Manager at Pattern, an ecomtech company that’s currently the largest seller on Amazon in 2022. She is a China-born Canadian who has had 10+ […]

Dave McCaughan on the Future of Ageing and the Business Opportunities

Dave McCaughan

Dave McCaughan shared his insights on the future of ageing in his recent interview with Credit Suisse for their #CSGameChangers platform. Dave thinks that longevity is the golden opportunity for many business. Watch the video here for his insights: Dave McCaughan has over three decades experience leading the development of advertising and marketing strategies across the […]

Winston Ma – Blockchain, Digital Currency, and the Post-20th Party Congress US-China Tech Race

Winston Ma

Winston Ma, author of The Hunt for Unicorns, The Digital War, and Blockchain and Web3, shared his insights on blockchain, digital currency, and the post-20th Party Congress US-China tech race at his recent presentation at Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies, Harvard University. Learn more about it here. Winston Ma is an investor, attorney, author, and adjunct […]

Engage Sharon Gai to learn from lessons from ecommerce in China: livestreaming, NFT’s and the metaverse

Sharon Gai

Sharon Gai shares valuable insights on e-commerce in China and she’s an excellent global speaker on topics such as NFT’s, the metaverse and more. Sharon Gai currently serves as a General Manager at Pattern, an ecomtech company that’s currently the largest seller on Amazon in 2022. She is a China-born Canadian who has had 10+ years […]

Winston Ma Publishing New Book, Blockchain and Web3: Building the Cryptocurrency, Privacy, and Security Foundations of the Metaverse, in Oct 2022

Winston Ma

In Blockchain and Web3: Building the Cryptocurrency, Privacy, and Security Foundations of the Metaverse, two tech and finance experts deliver a comprehensive and accessible guide to the present and future of blockchain technology and how it will form the foundation of a new, better internet. To support a concept as bold as the Metaverse, we […]

Winston Ma: Insights on the Digital War, Blockchain and Web3

Winston Ma

Winston Ma, author of The Hunt for Unicorns: How Sovereign Funds Are Reshaping Investment in the Digital Economy, shared his insights on the Digital War, Blockchain and Web3 in this recent interview. Winston Ma is an investor, attorney, author, and adjunct professor in the global digital economy. He is one of a small number of native […]

Winston Ma – The Future of Technology

Winston Ma

Winston Ma, author and adjunct professor at New York University School of Law, was recently interviewed by CGTN America, on the future of technology, China’s role in it, and the competition between China and US. In China, the next frontier of technology advancement is in artificial intelligence. A national AI plan has helped the technology […]

Winston Ma – CNBC Interview on China’s Digital Currency

Winston Ma

Winston Ma of the New York University School of Law discusses China’s efforts to get more people to use the digital currency and what its central bank’s “ultimate plan” is for it. In this CNBC interview, Winston opines that “the central banks and the governments still need to find more creative ways to get people […]

Giuseppe Stigliano, Co-author of the best-selling Retail 4.0, Available to Speak to Asian Audience

Giuseppe Stigliano

Provinding an optimal customer journey is essential for the success of an e-commerce. Giuseppe Stigliano, CEO of Wunderman Thompshon Italy tells us which are the crucial points to take into consideration to build the best customer experience, taking into consideration the right balance between online and offline. Giuseppe will show us a preview of his […]

Winston Ma: Beijing wants to emphasize the e-yuan is the only ‘legitimate’ digital currency in China

Winston Ma

Winston Ma in his recent CNBC interview, shared his insights that Beijing wants to emphasize the e-yuan is the only ‘legitimate’ digital currency in China. Read the rest of the article here. Winston Ma is an investor, attorney, author, and adjunct professor in the global digital economy. He is one of a small number of native […]

Dave McCaughan: “COPING” with the COVID Pandemic

Dave McCaughan

COPING is a big theme of 2020 for many due to the COVID pandemic. Dave McCaughan, marketing expert shares his insights and research on the topic. Dave McCaughan has over three decades experience leading the development of advertising and marketing strategies across the Asia-Pacific region. He started in his native Sydney joining McCann in 1986 where […]

Winston Ma: The Digital Silk Road

Winston Ma

In his book and presentation, “The Digital Silk Road“, China investment expert Winston Ma offers investors, entrepreneurs, and all students of international business an essential guide to China’s new economy. The Chinese market is undergoing rapid digital transformation. Based primarily on technological innovation and domestic consumption—and less on government-led capital expenditure and the import-export business—China’s […]

Winston Ma: China-EU deal boosts Beijing’s goals to stay in global tech scene

Winston Ma

Winston Ma, former Managing Director of China Investment Corporation (CIC) and author of “The Hunt for Unicorns”, opined that the China-EU deal boosts Beijing’s goals to stay in global tech scene but rely on the U.S. less, in his recent CNBC interview. Here is a snippet: “You can see this dual circulation is balanced by […]

Conversation with Dave McCaughan – 2021: Health and Wellness will be different

Dave McCaughan

In a recent webinar, Dave McCaughan had discussions with industry experts on the foresight of health and wellness, exploring how the consumer journey will look in 2021 and discovered how we can win-win-win in this fast-moving era, especially after the covid-crisis. Vast subjects such as water, sustainability, immunity, nutrition, new life builders, innovation, change management, […]

Winston Ma, Former Managing Director of China Investment Corporation (CIC), Joins Speakers Connect

Winston Ma

We are delighted to share that Winston Ma , former Managing Director of China Investment Corporation (CIC), joins Speakers Connect. Winston Ma is an investor, attorney, author, and adjunct professor in the global digital economy. He is one of a small number of native Chinese who have worked as investment professionals and practicing capital markets […]