MaGIC e@Stanford: Culture of the Valley

When: Wed, December 17, 7:30pm – 9:00pm, 2014
Where: Khazanah Innovation Centre, Level 26, Mercu UEM, Sentral, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Admission: Free
Info: Registration | Venue

Full title of event: e@Stanford Sharing Session Series [Part 1 - Culture of the Valley] powered by MaGIC Academy.

MaGIC e@Stanford participants have had a fruitful 2-week immersive program in Silicon Valley in November 2014. During the trip, the participants had the opportunity to visit established companies including. Google, Facebook and Twitter, and meet with the founders of startups that are in the earlier stages including Thumbtack, BespokeEnvoy. [logo]

They also got to learn from world renowned Stanford faculty and industry experts. Now that the participants have returned home, they would like to contribute to the local startup community by sharing their newly acquired insights and knowledge. Key takeaways:
  • What makes the Valley successful?
  • The culture instilled within the Valley's startup community
  • What we could adapt back here to benefit our own startup community
Speakers:
  • Nazroof Hakim, CEO, Billplz
  • Aaron Gill, Head of Products, myTeksi
  • Francesca Chia, Chief Community Manager, GoGet
  • Vince Tan, CEO, eduPow [see note below]
  • Derek Toh, Founder, Wobb
Come, network and get inspired by your peers! [Note: the eduPow website may autoplay a video and impose an exit confirmation.]

Events on Monday 15 Dec 2014
Link Financial Technology Startup Bootcamp, 9am @ Singapore (Not Stated)
Link 1337 Pitching Bootcamp, 10am @ MaGIC (Free)
Link MaGIC Bumiputera Engagement Launch, 2pm @ MaGIC (Free)
Link Mobile Monday: Vietnam & Malaysia, 6:30pm @ G-Tower (Free)
Link Grow Your Company Like Crazy, 7pm @ Mindvalley (MYR 24)