China's trips - September and December 2015



Click here for the 2014 lectures and interviews

Sina interview

Sina interview

Sina interview

People taking pictures of me in Beijing's Zhongcuancun St (the center of China's Silicon Valley)

My escort (or, better, boss!) Vicky

Meeting with director of communications Kaiser Kuo at Baidu (he was also a founding member of the first Chinese heavy-metal band, Tang Dynasty)

Caixin interview in Beijing

Caixin interview in Beijing

Tmtpost panel in Beijing

Lecturing at Tsinghua Univ (the Chinese MIT)

Lecturing at Tsinghua Univ (the Chinese MIT)

Lecturing at Tsinghua Univ (the Chinese MIT)

Lecturing at Tsinghua Univ (the Chinese MIT)

Beijing

Beijing

The Tashanshi think tank in Beijing

The Shanghai team with prof Cui, Vicky, Pouria

The Shanghai team

Poster of my lecture at the Chinese Academy of Art

Poster of my lecture at the Chinese Academy of Art

Speaking at the China Academy of Art

Speaking at the China Academy of Art

Speaking at the China Academy of Art
The audience at the China Academy of Art (click to watch the 5-second video):



My three charming assistants/interpreters and my fellow speaker Pouria heading to a big conference in Hangzhou where i was the keynote speaker

Preparing for my speech at the Hangzhou conference center (with Danning, Pouria and Vicky)

The name of my official escort/interpreter, Jinxia Niu

Jinxia

The poster for my talk at the conference

Rehearsal at the conference center

The two interpreters/escorts, Danning and Jinxia/Narnia

Vicky, the super-organizer

Vicky

Pouria and Vicky

The conference center

The stage

Robots

During the rehearsal she was all dressed up and i thought she was the hostess of the event but she was only staff of the organization standing near the emergency exit

Robots
Hangzhou conference opening (click to watch the 1-minute video):

A famous tv host introducing me to the audience

Hangzhou conference
Video: Missing: they still have to send me the video of me walking upstage

Danning smiling after the conference

Another tv host introducing the afternoon panel

Another tv host introducing our panel

Robots

Robots

Police stopping traffic for us in Xindu

Police stopping traffic for us in Xindu

Police stopping traffic for us in Xindu

Xindu conference 2015

White angels

Xindu conference

A white angel telling the speaker to shut up

A famous CCTV host chairing our panel

News media

White angels

Pouria and piero

Jinxia/Narnia and piero, behind us Danning and the two bosses of Jinxia/Narnia and Danning
A collage made by Vicky:


A collage made by Vicky


December 2015

Zheshang magazine (president Zhou and Jinxia/Narnia's boss)

James Yan (translator of my book on Silicon Valley), journalist Jinxia Niu, and Tashanshi's lawyer Dong
Speaking at China Community Leadership Summit in december 2015

ditto

CCLS

CCLS' founder Zong

Class in Hangzhou

Ancun Technologies founder

dinner with the Avalon team

GBSS conference

Giant restaurant of the conference

Giant restaurant of the conference

Venture capitalist Bo Zhu

Bo Zhu

Chen Yu, founder of Yeepay

Danning

Dawei and Yang

journalists

Piero Scaruffi hacking at Zheshang magazine

Community Leadership Summit

CLS

CLS

CLS

Global Internet Finance Forum

Global Internet Finance Forum

Jihong Sanderson

Jihong Sanderson

Venture capitalist Wei Wang

My interpreter, Yang

Yang and Dawei

Learning Mode conference

Myself

The presenter

The audience

The presenter

The presenter

The presenter

Sarah

Sarah

Vicky and the pollution

Jihong Sanderson

Jihong Sanderson and Yihan Hu

Beijing and Shanghai 2016



Connect conference 2016 in Beijing

Connect conference 2016 in Beijing

Connect conference 2016 in Beijing

Connect conference 2016 in Beijing

Connect conference 2016 in Beijing

Connect conference 2016 in Beijing

Connect conference 2016 in Beijing

Connect conference 2016 in Beijing

Connect conference 2016 in Beijing

Connect conference 2016 in Beijing
Video of my talk at Connect 2016

Visiting the startup Turing Robot

Humankind 2.0's founding team

Tashanshi's team

IBM's visit

Visiting a Shanghai company in edtech

Visiting a Shanghai company in edtech

Visiting a Shanghai company in edtech

Speaking at ECNU (Eastern China Normal Univ)

Edtech Forum at ECNU (Eastern China Normal University, Shanghai)

Edtech Forum at ECNU (Eastern China Normal University, Shanghai)

Edtech Forum at ECNU (Eastern China Normal University, Shanghai)

Edtech Forum at ECNU (Eastern China Normal University, Shanghai)

Edtech Forum at ECNU (Eastern China Normal University, Shanghai)

Edtech Forum at ECNU (Eastern China Normal University, Shanghai)

Edtech Forum at ECNU (Eastern China Normal University, Shanghai)

Edtech Forum at ECNU (Eastern China Normal University, Shanghai)

Edtech Forum at ECNU (Eastern China Normal University, Shanghai)

Edtech Forum at ECNU (Eastern China Normal University, Shanghai)

Documentary about Silicon Valley on CCTV

Documentary about Silicon Valley on CCTV

Robotop conference in Ningbo (June 2016)



Robotop conference in Ningbo

Robotop conference in Ningbo

Robotop conference in Ningbo

Robotop conference in Ningbo: the governor of Zhejiang province

Robotop conference in Ningbo

Robotop conference in Ningbo

Robotop conference in Ningbo

The robots are coming!

Speakers of the Robotop 2016 conference in Ningbo

Lunch for the VIPs of the Robotop conference

Meeting with the governor of Zhejiang province

Group picture with the governor (June 2016)

Shanghai - August 2016)



SMG interview

SMG interview

SMG interview

SMG interview

SMG interview

Zhangjiang SciTech City with Caterina and Mr Yu's family

Zhangjiang SciTech City with Mr Yu

Dark Horse founder in Beijing

Live interview at MIC Beijing of October 2016 (30,000 people tuned in)

Wu Jun and ANTAI University's dean in Shanghai

With writer Wu Jun in Shanghai

SINA conference in Beijing (october 2016)

SINA conference in Beijing (october 2016)

With the founding president of The Cover news media

Lagou Gala in Beijing (december 2016)

Lagou Gala in Beijing (december 2016)

Tencent-Tsinchua 'Evolution' event in Beijing (december 2016)

Tencent-Tsinchua 'Evolution' event in Beijing (december 2016)

Tencent-Tsinchua 'Evolution' event in Beijing (december 2016): Yang the interpreter

Tencent-Tsinchua 'Evolution' event in Beijing (december 2016): the panel

Tencent-Tsinchua 'Evolution' event in Beijing (december 2016): the panel

Tencent-Tsinchua 'Evolution' event in Beijing (december 2016)

Wuhan (January 2017)



Optics Valley

Optics Valley

The first company of Optics Valley

Note the four bodyguards that followed me everywhere

I had to sign more than 200 books

Posters of the event

Panel

No idea what it says but they artistically retouched the picture to make me look 30 years younger!

Rotating poster on the highway
(click for the video)

CSITF 2017 in Shanghai








Millionaires Club in Shanghai - April 2017


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Book promotions in Beijing - April 2017