Meet Leading Entrepreneurs @MIT-CHIEF Third Annual Conference, Nov. 16-17

“Transforming Ideas to Impact”
MIT China Innovation & Entrepreneurship Forum (MIT-CHIEF) Third Annual Conference
November 16-17, 2013
Stata Center (Building 32) @ MIT
Group picture at MIT CHIEF Second Annual Conference in Nov. 2012.

Hurry up! Register today to secure your spot before we sell out!

We cordially invite you to join us to meet with top investors, serial entrepreneurs, technology leaders and business professionals from both China and the United States.  For two days you can network and explore how innovative technologies and leading academic research can help address the practical challenges faced in today’s changing economy.  Our well designed Keynotes and Panel Discussions will present you unique opportunity and unparalleled access to top minds and ideas. 
          Innovation opportunities in high-impact technology areas for both China and the United States, what opportunities China is presenting with a continuously growing market of 1.3 billion population, and how different entrepreneurship plays to transform technology innovation to business application.
          Exciting moment when the six finalists are competing for a cash prize of $20,000 at the 2013 MIT-CHIEF Business Plan Contest “.
Close touch with prototypes of innovative solutions and technologies at the Technology Exhibition.
Fun in a stimulating, engaging and thought-provoking entrepreneurs gathering to debate the next disruptive technologies.
Keynote Speakers:

Dixon Doll

Co-Founder and General Partner

Hugo Shong (熊晓鸽)

IDG Greater ChinaExecutive Vice President
IDG Capital Partners
Iqbal Quadir

Founder and Director
Legatum Center at MIT
Professor of the Practice of Development and Entrepreneurship

Weijia Victor Wang(王维嘉)
Mtone Wireless
Zhihao Peter Zheng (郑志昊)
Corporate Vice President
W. Christopher Fang(方威凱)
Worldwide Vice President, Medical Affairs
Johnson & Johnson, DePuy Synthes Spine & Trauma

Panel Topics:
• Emerging Technologies & The Future
Elaine Chen
Vice President of Product Development, Rethink Robotics
Senior Lecturer, Martin Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship
Carl Dietrich
Co-Founder, CEO and CTO, Terrafugia
Kevan Weaver
Director of Technology Integration, TerraPower, LLC
Marco Villa
Chief Director, Hyperloop Project
John Leonard

Associate Department Head for Research, MIT Department of Mechanical Engineering
Professor of Mechanical and Ocean Engineering, MIT
• Health Care and Biotechnology 
Alan Jiang

Director of Asia R&D Strategy, Sanofi-Genzyme R&D Center


Deniz Kural

Co-Founder and CEO, Seven Bridges Genomics
Yingrui Li

Patrick Angelastro

Senior Vice President of Marketing and Product Management, ImpactRx, a Symphony Health Solutions Company
• Social Responsibilities & Innovations
Amir Hasson

Founder and CEO, United Villages, Inc.
Eric Sorensen

Co-Founder and Executive Director, Carbon Roots


Jinlin Wang

CTO and VP of Engineering, AnswersVenture Advisor, TEEC Angel Fund
Tao Zhang

Co-Founder and Managing Director, China Impact Fund (CIF)
• Venture Investment
Anna Fang

General Manager, ZhenFund
Matthew Nordan

Vice President, Venrock Capital
Elizabeth Riley

Adjunct Professor, Babson and Olin College of Engineering

President and Co-Founder, Mazza and Riley, Inc.

• Start-up Development 
Dirk Ahlborn

President and CEO, JumpStartFund
William Aulet

Senior Lecturer, MIT Sloan School of Management

Managing Director, Martin Trust Center for MIT


Yong Liu

Director of Open Innovation and Partnerships, Baidu
Justin Tsang

General Partner, JWT Ventures
Eugene Zhang

CEO, InnoSpring

Managing Partner, TEEC Angel Fund

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