AI as the Creative Director

RISE is a prominent technology conference to be held in Hong Kong from July 10th-13th, 2017. Ticket prices start from USD 1629, augmented by a range of co-current and satellite events which are free or near-free.

RISE Conference [Tue, Jul 11, 2017, 9am] Sample topics Link
  • AI as creative director - McCann Millenials post title
  • Technology is killing creativity - WPP
  • When AI attacks - Darktrace, Technode, Veracode
  • The future of branding is debranding - BaseDesign
  • Transforming a news company - Alibaba, SCMP, WSJ
  • One billion ways to innovate - PingAn, WSJ 
  • The future of fintech - JP Morgan Chase
  • From copycats to trailblazers - Bloomberg, JP Morgan Chase
  • Two robots debate the future - Hanson Robotics
  • China is closing the gap on Silicon Valley - Economist
  • AI vs machine intelligence - DidiChuxing
  • Who needs a car anymore? - Uber
  • Open Source is the new business model - Linux Foundation

Chinaccelerator: Launch Across Borders [Mon, July 10, 6:30pm] Link
  • Fashionary - Sketchbook for fashion professionals
  • Allsome - Track shipments and deliveries using SMS push notifications
  • SnapAsk - Uber for homework

SG Meets HK Startups [Mon, July 10, 6:30pm] Link

Social Media Trends for eCommerce [Tue, Jul 11, 7pm] Link
  • Grana - Alibaba funded fashion brand
  • Ogilvy - Global advertising agency
  • Riotly - Grow fans on Instagram

Gaming Community Night [Tue, Jul 11, 7pm] Link
  • iDreamSky - Largest mobile game publishing platform in China
  • 6waves - Global mobile game publisher
  • Outblaze - Virtual community and online transaction systems

Brinc's IoT Night [Wed, Jul 12, 5pm] Link 
  • Fossil - We create watches, wearables and accessories like no one else
  • Brinc - Global IoT accelerator
  • Bird&Bird - Aiming to be the top law firm in the world for digital

VR: Content, Community and Collaboration [Wed, July 12, 6:30pm] Link
  • Kaleidoscope - Exclusive network for VR creators and industry leaders
  • TAVAR - Taiwan's association for the promotion of the VR/AR industry
  • GoVR - End-to-end VR production

Retail Tech: The Next Generation of Business Accelerators [Thu, Jul 13 6pm] Link
  • FPV Camera - First-person-view camera for drones
  • Shopline - Launch a full-featured online shop quickly
  • JetsoEye - Groupon 2.0 for F&B: fully app-based, no printouts

Startup Karaoke [Thu, Jul 13, 9pm] Link
  • Notey - News discovery
  • PassKit - O2O engagement using wallets, beacons, CRM, POS top image
  • MobileAction - App Store intelligence, analytics and optimization

Taiwan Rocks Hong Kong Demo Day [Fri, July 14 5pm] Link
  • AmazingTalker - Speak a foreign language fluently
  • GliaStudio - Automatically convert script into video
  • TapPay - Payment gateway for direct banking, ApplePay, AndroidPay