6:00pm socializing and open bar
The China Business Network of the Northwest China Council has organized a dinner presentation by financial journalist Rebecca Fannin (Red Herring magazine -> Asian Venture Capital Journal), author of SILICON DRAGON: HOW CHINA IS WINNING THE TECH RACE, on what's happening with startups, high tech, and venture capital in China. Fannin writes for FAST COMPANY, INC, WORTH, ASIAWEEK, HUFFINGTON POST, and WIRED ASIA, and has been covering Chinese technology business for 15 years. Her book is based on interviews with entrepreneurs and venture capital investors in Beijing, Shanghai, and elsewhere in China. For a recent interview with Fannin, see Forbes, March 13, 2008.
$30 presentation and dinner
$20 Northwest China Council members
$15 students with ID
(Add $5 at the door if not preregistered at the Northwest China Council site.)
Official Website: http://www.nwchina.org/programs/080424cbn.htm
Added by Craig Fisk on April 3, 2008