The Product Behind Uber with Chris Saad (Head of Product, Uber Developer Platform)

Jul 17, 2017, 10:00 AM – 1:30 PM

SimplyWork 2.0, 1 Kefa Road, 3F Fulizhen Building, Shenzhen, China, Shenzhen, 518000

This time we bring you a special guest from Silicon Valley! Chris Saad is a startup veteran (co-founded a couple of companies & non-profits) and a passionate product builder. Now he works at Uber and is passionate about beautiful products, developer platforms and future of media.

In-person event

About this event

Startup Grind is proud to partner with our friends from ReadWrite to bring a special guest right from the Silicon Valley!

Chris Saad has built multiple companies, products and, among other things, helped startups raise capital. He currently works at Uber where he is the Head of Product @ Uber Developer Platform. 

No surprise that he is very passionate about beautiful products and developer platforms. He also likes to talk about the Silicon Valley culture.

Topics we will cover during his Shenzhen visit:


The product behind Uber

Silicon Valley culture



ReadWrite aggregates professional communities dedicated to specific subjects of interest such as connected cars, smart homes, AR/VR, fintech and APIs.

ReadWrite Labs

ReadWrite Labs is the world's leading IoT (Internet of Things) accelerator with programs in San Francisco, Hong Kong & Shenzhen.

Check out what happened


  • Chris Saad


    Head of Product, Uber Developer Platform

  • Jan Smejkal

    Startup Grind

    China & APAC Community Director



Monday, July 17, 2017
10:00 AM – 1:30 PM UTC


Registration & networking
Welcome drink & finger food
Fireside chat


  • Geng (Grace) Zhang

    Shenzhen Energy

    Brand Manager

  • Yan Wang


    Chapter Co-director

  • Miro Li

    Double V Consulting


  • Leo Liu


    Capital Manager


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