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2012 Berkeley Asia Business Conference

posted Mar 6, 2012, 10:25 PM by Jordan.Lo@caaen.org   [ updated Mar 13, 2012, 10:15 PM ]
You are invited to 2012 Berkeley Asia Business Conference
The 2012 Berkeley Asia Business Conference, the largest student-run event on the West Coast about Asia, will take place on 17th March at the UC Berkeley Haas School of Business campus. This year's theme of "The Emerged Market - Epicenter of growth, consumption, and innovation" seeks to explore new businesses/innovations coming up from Asian countries and spreading into the world. Please join over 500 Bay Area professionals and graduate students!
Featured Keynotes:
G. Paul Matthews, Founder, Director and Portfolio Manager, Mattews International Capital Management, highly renowned independent investment management firm focused on Asia
Paul Cheng, Author of "On Equal Terms", Board Member and Advisor to companies in China and Asia as well as being active in the private equity arena
Wayne Dai, Founder, Chairman, President and CEO of VeriSilicon Holdings, Cal alumnus, recognized as The Ernst Young Entrepreneur of The Year in China
With Comments from:
Dean Rich Lyons of the UC Berkeley-Haas School of Business and Former Chief Learning Officer at Goldman Sachs
Featured Panels:


  • Mark Beckford, CEO, NetBridge Global, Inc
  • Kan Liu , Director, Alibaba
  • TBD

Clean Tech Clean technology arena: is there a war between the East and the West?

  • Matt Lecar, Principal of Smart Grid Strategy, GE Energy
  • Jit Bhattacharya, CEO, Mission Motors
  • Damian Chan, International Director for Americas, Singapore Economic Development Board
  • Gerd Goette, Managing Partner, Siemens Venture Capital
  • Theodore Kuh, Former Managing Director & Co-Head Global Retail Group, Citigroup
  • Koji Asada, Deputy General Manager, Asian Corporate Banking Division, New York, Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ
  • Hanson Li, Managing Director of Hina Group
  • Tom Chin, Co-Founder of the Chiic Group International
  • TBD
Contact Opportunities:
Networking sessions with the professionals from leading companies
More information and details on website: http://berkeleyabc.org/2012/index.html
Mar 13, 2012, 10:14 PM