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Join us for an evening focused on untapped opportunities in Asian Fintech!

Thu, July 27, 2017  6:00 PM – 8:00 PM PDT

Startup Basecamp 900 Franklin Street (@ Oasis Inn) San Francisco, CA 94109


With the pace of investments exceeding the pace recorded in the US and Europe, Asia is quickly growing as the next frontier for business opportunities in Fintech. Especially given an increase of Fintech-oriented initiatives launched by local governments and big appetite for Fintech solutions shown by customers, and banks. What are the main trends within Asian Fintech? What initiatives have been recently launched to support Fintech startups in Asia?

Panelists: Karen Hsu, Head of Growth, BlockCypher; Lawrence Tang, Head of Investment Promotion, Hong Kong Trade and Economic Office in San Francisco; Winston Cao, VP of Global Banking Partnerships, PingPong Financial with moderator Pemo Theodore, Founder of FinTech Silicon Valley

Program Flow:

  • 6:00 – 6:30 PM Registration, Networking & Refreshments
  • 6:30 – 7:15 PM Panel discussion & Audience Q&A
  • 7:15- 7:20 PM A glimpse into Fintech opportunities in Hong Kong
  • 7:20- 8:00 PM Networking

This panel is organized by Startup Basecamp in partnership with and sponsored by Invest HK.

About the author

Pemo Theodore is a Media Publisher & Event Producer. She is Executive Producer of Smart Money Silicon Valley: Network with & Learn from Silicon Valley Investors! & NoPanels: Engage Directly with Investors & Industry Leaders; VCHangout: hangout with Investors! & PitchPerfect Silicon Valley: Craft your Pitch for Funding! She video interviews venture capitalists & angel investors EZebis: Winning the Venture Game! She is based in Silicon Valley & has been involved in online business for 10 years. She has been in small business for 39 years in Ireland, London, Canada & Australia. She also published a free ebook (the findings of 1 year research with vcs, angels & women founders) "Why are Women Funded Less than Men? a crowdsourced conversation" available on Scribd.