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Episode 19 Global Entrepreneurship Week
Global Entrepreneurship Week is the world’s largest celebration of the innovators and job creators who launch startups that bring ideas to life, drive economic growth and expand human welfare. During one week each November, GEW inspires people everywhere through local, national and global activities designed to help them take the next step in their entrepreneurial journey. These activities, from large-scale competitions and events to intimate networking gatherings, connect participants to potential collaborators, mentors and even investors — introducing them to new possibilities and exciting opportunities. More than 165 countries now celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week each November.
The annual Global Entrepreneurship Week（GEW）is here! Doing our part for the community, Startup Grind will host a special event for founders, stakeholders and tech-park leaders.
Firstly, there will be a founder's afternoon tea round table discussion。
The afternoon tea roundtable will function as a Town Hall style meeting. Each founder can share their concerns and issues and stakeholders in our ecosystem can also listen and ask questions to help us all reach some concensus on what our startup community needs most.
Then after a short break,we will listen to an Expert Panel discussion by some of Chongqing's top business leaders on building a better environment for tech enterprises where corporates and startups can interface well together 。
Expert Panel disussion topic:
How Can We Partner to Make Chongqing's High-Tech & Startup Ecosystem Stronger?
一年一度的全球创业周（GEW）来了！ 作为社区的一份子，Startup Grind将为创始人，利益相关者和科技园区领导人举办一场特别的活动。
中国工业设计研究院西南中心 China Industrial Design Institute Southwest Center
投资总监 Investment Director
MK Space 漫客空间
VP and Creative Art Director 贰厂副总裁兼创意艺术总监
Chongqing Huayi Health Industry Science and Technology Achievement Transformation Center 重庆华医健康产业科技成果转化中心
The co-founder and CEO 联合创始人兼CEO
One of the founders of MK space, the current CEO of MK space. MK space is a cluster registration and public innovation sharing service platform approved by the administrative committee of liangjiang new area in 2018. In the past year, more than 1,300 enterprises have settled in MK space. At the same time, MK space is also a national model base for tax education, chongqing youth innovation and entrepreneurship base for Hong Kong and Macao, model base for cluster registration, and an alliance unit for scientific and technological innovation.
Yizhong Chen graduated from the Oil Painting Department of Sichuan Academy of Fine Arts。 He exchanged for the Michael Brynntrup video class at the Brunswick University of the Arts in Germany. He was selected as an expert on the American IVLP Leadership Program. He is currently the VP/Art Director of TESTBED2。 He was the head of the international project of Ling Contemporary Art Center and the coordinator of I SEE International Video Art Festival in China. He has participated in various international art and cultural projects. In 2014, he joined the TESTBED2 startup team, and participated in the project planning, design, construction and investment operation management, and directed the filming experimental documentary “Testbed2”.
陈一中毕业于四川美术学院油画系，德国布伦瑞克艺术大学Michael Brynntrup影像班交换留学，美国IVLP领导力项目入选专家。现任贰厂常务副总经理／艺术总监。曾任嶺当代艺术中心国际项目负责人，I SEE 国际影像艺术节中国区协调人，多次参与组织各类国际性艺术及文化项目。2014年加入「TESTBED2贰厂」初创团队，全程参与项目策划、设计、建设及招商运营管理，并执导拍摄实验纪录片《贰厂》。
Feng Qiao graduated from Chongqing Medical University. He used to be a doctor. Later he was transferred to the vice director of the Yuzhong District Science and Technology Commission. He established the second largest Internet industry park in Yuzhong District. During his tenure, he cultivated Dalong.com, Pig Bajie, cqmmgo and other Chongqing local Internet companies. He served as vice president of Shenzhen Dalonghui Warehousing Service Co., Ltd.，founder and chief strategic consultant of Chongqing Huayi Kangdao Technology Co., Ltd., and investment director of Huayang Jinding Equity Investment Fund Management Co., Ltd. Now he is the co-founder and CEO of Chongqing Huayi Health Industry Science and Technology Achievement Transformation Center.
STARTUP GRIND CHONGQING
Chapter Director | CBI Founder
United Innovation (Beijing) Technology Services Co., Ltd. Chairman of Chongqing Software Park Co., Ltd
Founding Partner & CEOSee Bio
Christine Du is the CEO of United Innovation Technology Services Co. Ltd. The company mainly focuses on the operation and management of science, software, industrial and cultural parks, incubators and accelerators, which are located in prosperous cities in China such as Beijing, Chengdu, Chongqing, Yangzhou, Tianjin, Shanghai, Dalian and Hong Kong, etc. The company also provides FA and all kinds of services and angel and VC investment to the startups and enterprises.
UITS is setting up a platform connecting VR CPs and the huge traditional industries markets, together with VR labs and VR funds. By integrating VR/AR incubators and labs, VR/AR trades, competitions, exhibitions, conferences and Chengdu VR/AR Alliance, UITS helps traditional industries to upgrade and revive with the emerging VR industries and builds up a very large ecosystem.
UITS is also the global strategic partner of LeEco which is the top 5 internet companies in China and its Faraday Future car is well-known of becoming the most competitive competitor of Tesla . UITS works together with LeEco to set up the start-up and acceleration programs targeted the LeEco ecosystem on game\VR\LeTV apps to help startups to grow their business around China and in many technology areas around the world in the near future.
Prior to UITS, Christine worked as General Manager of Chengdu Tianfu Software Park from 2009 to 2014, the scale of the park had expanded from 200,000 square meters and 6,000 employees (2009) to more than 1.4 million square meters and 50,000 employees (2014). The park was then the largest software park in China. The customers are mainly Fortune 500 such as IBM, Cisco, Ericsson, Accenture and Chinese telecommunication and software companies such as Huawei, Tencent, Alibaba and mobile internet companies, game and VR\AR companies etc.
From 2005 to 2009, Christine had successively played a leading role in the construction, operation and management of multiple large-scale and famous software parks in China, including Dalian Software Park, Wuhan Optics Software Park, Suzhou Software Technology Park and TEDA Outsourcing Industrial Park.
Before 2005, Christine had worked as Financial Manager and CFO in Germany and America for years.