Tag Archives: women in business

Edith Yeung Interviewed on the Future of Super Apps in the US

Edith Yeung

In a recent interview, Edith Yeung, General Partner at Race Capital, discussed the concept of super apps and whether any company can become the WeChat of the US. Meta, formerly known as Facebook, has made strides towards becoming a super app, but as Edith pointed out, it has faced challenges and successes on the journey […]

Aliza Knox Keynote on Six Mindshifts Empowering People to Rise and Thrive

Aliza Knox

Bestselling author and seasoned executive Aliza Knox discusses the six mindshifts needed to rise and thrive at work. Six Mindshifts Empowering People to Rise and Thrive Are employees flourishing at your company? Aliza has spoken with workers at all career stages to share up to six powerful mind shifts that help them rise and thrive professionally […]

Louise Mahler, body language and vocal intelligence expert, on how to re-engage with gestures, spatial psychology, vocal psychology and eye connection

Louise Mahler

Louise Mahler is a body language, vocal intelligence, leadership and influence expert. In her “Gravitas” keynote, she shares with the audience insights on how to re-engage with gestures, spatial psychology, vocal psychology and eye connection. Gravitas The Ancient Romans had it all. Two thousand years have passed, but the need to communicate has never been […]

Lital Marom: Building your Business in the Metaverse

Lital Marom

Lital Marom shares insights on businesses and the Metaverse in a recent article. The metaverse uses tech advances in Web 3 to achieve its goal. People worldwide can connect to learn, play, work, shop and share unique experiences together. Augmented reality, virtual reality and gaming platforms are part of one metaverse, just as all the […]

Su-Yen Wong Speaking at the Travels Agencies Partner Conference in Singapore

Su-Yen Wong

Su-Yen Wong recently spoke at the CTM Travels Agencies Partner Conference in Singapore, inspiring the industry audience to look forward – focusing on recovery and optimism about the future, despite the challenges brought about by the pandemic, as well as the geo-political tensions. Excellent feedback from the client: Su-Yen spoke at our Global Agency Partner […]

Lital Marom: Redefining Leadership

Lital Marom

Lital Marom, exponential transformation expert, opines that organizations need a new definition of leadership. One in which team members learn to engage with one another and reflect on their actions to learn in the moment and improve their ongoing practices. Leadership in this sense is returned to the GROUP doing the work — rather than […]

Engage Dr Maha Hosain Aziz to Speak on the Future World Order

Dr Maha Hosain Aziz

We at Speakers Connect are proud to share that Dr Maha Hosain Aziz is now available to speak at your next event. Dr Aziz a former investment banker and Businessweek columnist, author, cartoonist and global risk expert. Popular presentation topics of Dr Maha Aziz: Post-Covid World Order Global Risk Trends Global Legitimacy Crisis Global Identity Crisis […]

Su-Yen Wong Keynote at Skillsoft Conference on Future of Work, Skills & Talent

Su-Yen Wong

Su-Yen Wong Keynoted at the Skillsoft Perspectives 2021 Global Digital Conference on Future of Work, Skills & Talent Reinventing Yourself for the Future of Work With the onset of the 4th industrial revolution, new business models and jobs are being created, and destroyed, at a dizzying pace. Given the inevitability and pace of change, reinvention […]

Angie Lau Blockchain-focused Multimedia Startup Raised USD 1.7 Million in Seed Round

Angie Lau

We at Speakers Connect are delighted to share that Angie Lau ‘s online news platform Forkast raised $1.7 Million in its seed round. Forkast, a blockchain-focused multimedia platform, announced it has raised US$1.7 million in its seed round from AMTD Group, Fenbushi Capital, and Alibaba Hong Kong Entrepreneurs Fund. Forkast is an online news platform […]

Sandra Navidi Publishes New Book: Das Future-Proof Mindset

Sandra Navidi

Sandra Navidi has recently published her second book “Das Future-Proof Mindset: Die vier essenziellen Regeln für Ihren Erfolg im Zeitalter der Künstlichen Intelligenz“, in German. Handelsblatt has selected “Das Future-Proof-Mindset” as one of its summer reading recommendations. In its review, it stated that the book provides a “fascinating overview”, is “intellectually sound” and “diligently researched.”. […]

Su-Yen Wong Speaking at Singtel International Women’s Day Women Leadership Event

Su-Yen Wong

International speaker and Bronze Phoenix CEO Su-Yen Wong will be speaking at the Singtel International Women’s Day Event. Su-Yen will be part of a panel of accomplished female champions, tasked to share how they challenge the status quo to lead change in times of complex change. Learn more about this event here. Su-Yen Wong is a […]

Su-Yen Wong Spoke at Education Conference on Transformation in a Disruptive World

Su-Yen Wong

Su-Yen Wong spoke at the GMAC Asia Pacific Conference 2019 in Singapore on her insights on “Transformation in a Disruptive World”, and got rave review from the audience! Transformation in a Disruptive World With the onset of the 4th industrial revolution, new business models and jobs are being created – and destroyed – at a […]

Edith Yeung: China could launch its own digital currency within the next 6 to 12 months

Edith Yeung

Edith Yeung opined that China could launch its own digital currency in the next 6-12 months, at the recent CNBC East Tech West Conference held in Guangzhou, China. The Chinese government has been researching and studying the possibility of launching its own digital currency in recent years and has identified entities for a potential roll-out, […]

Su-Yen Wong Moderated the panel discussion at Singapore PAP Women’s Wing Conference

Su-Yen Wong

Su-Yen Wong moderated the panel discussion at Singapore PAP Women’s Wing Conference. The panel discussed if more women could enter politics, and other issues such as the gender pay gap. Read more about it here. Su-Yen Wong is an internationally recognised thought leader, professional speaker, and board director, who helps audiences around the world navigate the […]

Retail expert Cate Trotter Joins Speakers Connect

Cate Trotter

We at Speakers Connect are proud to present retail expert Cate Trotter. To say that Cate Trotter is well-known in the retail industry is an understatement. Aside from working with the most massive brands, Cate has received several accolades such as beingnamed a Future 100 and Startup 100 entrepreneur, becoming a RetailWire BrainTrust expert, one […]

Edith Yeung’s insights on Blockchain and ICO

Edith Yeung

Venture capitalist and tech executive Edith Yeung is often invited to share her insights on business and tech, startups and China’s technology. Watch the videos below to see some of Edith’s views on blockchain, ICO and more: On China’s ambiguous cryptocurrency regulations are driving startups overseas On blockchain and decentralization On China’s ‘love-hate’ relationship with […]