Entrepreneur vs Intrapreneur - What is the secret ingredient for corporate innovation?

Apr 11, 2019, 10:30 AM – 1:30 PM

Kr Space Xiaoyunlu, 6F, China Music Plaza Square, No. 35 Xiaoyun Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing, 氪空间·霄云路社区 (北京市朝阳区霄云路35号, 中国乐势力音乐广场6层), Beijing, 100080

How can corporates take one step further with startups to build real partnerships? Should companies incorporate startup innovation or built systems from within? Hackathons & Demo Days - what's next? What are the proven concepts to create value after corporate innovation events? https://www.huodongxing.com/event/5486570855611

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About this event


外部创新 vs 内部创新

What is the secret ingredient for corporate innovation?


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We will cover the following key topics

How can corporates take one step further with startups to build real partnerships?

Should companies incorporate startup innovation or built systems from within?

Hackathons & Demo Days - what's next? What are the proven concepts to create value after corporate innovation events?





Startup Grind Beijing is honored to host Kapil Kane, Director of Innovation at Intel. Kapil is an expert on entrepreneurship and builds successful collaborations between Startups and the Intel - further, as Co-founder of Ideas2Reality, Kapil is also an expert on how to be an intrapreneur in a corporate environment.

This event is relevant for founders who have attended corporate innovation events and have not experienced the "what's next" yet and are looking for ways to better identify promising collaboration models with corporates. It is also relevant for executives and employees at corporates who are looking for ways to change their employers cultural DNA towards a more innovative driven way.



The Speaker


Director of Innovation at Intel China


Kapil is Director of Innovation at Intel China where he cofounded Ideas2Reality- an award-winning technology incubator and business accelerator.

Prior to Intel, he lead Product Design and Engineering at Apple on a variety of products ranging from iPod, iPad and MacBook all the way to mighty iMac.

Kapil is Expert-In-Residence at XNode, advises startups as well as corporates and serves on the leadership team of Singularity University Shanghai chapter.

He’s two-time TEDx speaker and regularly shares his thoughts and experiences on technology, design and innovation with the community.

Kapil received Masters from Stanford and Bachelors from India, both in Mechanical Engineering & Design.

Kapil 是英特尔中国创新总管,他在英特尔创立了Ideas2Reality,这是一家获誉颇丰的科技孵化器和商业加速器。

任职英特尔之前,他在苹果公司带领产品设计与工程团队负责过iPod, iPad,Macbook和iMac等一系列多样的产品。


他曾两度担任TEDx 的演讲者并且常常与社区成员分享他在科技,设计和创新方面的经验与想法。

Kapil 获得斯坦福大学的硕士学位,在印度取得其本科学位。其主攻方向是机械工程与设计。

The Host


China Director Startup Grind &

Senior Manager at Innoway



Jelte is Senior Manager at Zhongguancun Innoway, a Chinese state-owned company and landmark for entrepreneurship in China, overseeing the corporate innovation segment and is further involved in government-to-government relations and other international projects.

Additional to his role at Innoway, Jelte is leading as director the activities of Startup Grind in China & Beijing – the Beijing chapter is currently the most active chapter in the world. Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs and is powered by Google for Entrepreneurs.

Jelte sits in the innovation council of some Fortune 500 companies and acts as Mentor for Corporate Acceleration programs. He has over 10 years of Asia experience, living and working in China alone for over 6 years. He has a strong background in strategic advisory for Startups, multinational enterprises, as well as Fortune 500 companies.

魏叶特是中关村创业大街的高级经理。中关村创业大街是一家中国国有企业,是中国创新创业行业中的里程碑, 主要负责企业创新并深度参与政府与政府关系和其他国际项目。

除了中关村创业大街高级经理的角色,魏叶特还是创业磨坊中国区和北京市的直接领导人,创业磨坊北京目前是创业磨坊全球业务开展城市中最活跃的。创业磨坊是一个全球性的创业社区, 旨在教育、激励和连接企业家, 创业磨坊是由谷歌创业支持和带领的。

魏叶特是一些财富500强公司创新委员会中的一员, 并担任公司加速计划的导师。他拥有超过10年的亚洲工作经验, 在中国生活和工作超过6年。他在创业公司、跨国企业以及财富500强公司的战略咨询方面有着强大的背景。

Check out what happened


  • Kapil Kane

    Intel China

    Director of Innovation


  • Jelte A. Wingender

    Startup Grind

    China Director


  • Rebecca Xie

    Startup Grind Beijing


  • Yami Sun

    Startup Grind Beijing



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