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Speaker Series - Mistakes, Choices, and Lessons in Entrepreneurship

 

Event Details

Agenda

7:00 - 7:30 pm Networking

7:30 - 8:30 pm

Do You Have a Compass?

by Peter Kuo

Peter Kuo will share his experience as an entrepreneur - not just success, but also mistakes, failures, and lessons learned.

Peter Kuo, is a "Serial Entrepreneur". His father opened a small Chinese restaurant when they first arrived USA from Taiwan in  1982 and 20 years ago, Peter opened his own insurance agency at age 25.  His father's advice to him at that time: "Go into a business where everyone needs your service"--thinking everyone needs car insurance to drive, Peter went into the car insurance business.  12 years ago, he started DCLC International Group (Dot Connector Loop Closer) and two years ago, Founded Silicon Valley International Group. He is currently happily married and father of 3 teenage children.  Realizing the importance of giving back to the community, he started running for California State Senate seat in District 10.

8:30 - 9:30 pm

回国创业还是留美?

by 胡欣(Sherry)博士, 上海恒绿信息技术有限公司CEO

早在15年前我们在上海开始第一次创业,我们的能源软件客户包括所有国内知名设计院及生产商。向往外面世界,当时还很年轻我们义无反顾地来到了美国...终于拿到了博士学位,过上了安稳生活,孩子大了一些,充满创新血液的我们又开始了第二次创业,我们的能源控制系统得到了中国移动的青睐...

是回国创业还是留美?小马过河的道理,试一试,总没错,于是我们又回到国内去看一看...

关于胡欣(Sherry)博士

胡欣(Sherry)博士拥有近二十年的能源与环境、软件、清洁能源、建筑新技术的设计研究经验。是上海恒绿信息技术有限公司的合伙人及CEO。Sherry在湖南大学获取本科学位,天津大学硕士学位,美国的内布拉斯加大学获得博士学位。学位是建筑工程专业。

目前在全球前200强的美国上市企业美国太平洋电力与天然气公司担任资深研发工程师以及项目经理。 曾经负责多个中美两国政府及学术界研究界联合的清洁能源研究项目。曾任内华达州立大学助理教授,发表论文20多篇,获得北美照明工程协会的研究奖。参与开发多项专利及专利申请,以及多项科技部科技创新基金。2014年被评为上海浦江人才。曾经多年在美国及中国从事工程设计咨询工程师、产品开发经理及项目管理师职务,积累了丰富的产品研发、工程技术、项目管理及市场研究经验。

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Datetime: 2014-10-27 19:00 - 2014-10-27 21:30
Location: 8407 Central Ave, Newark, CA 94560