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Event: Talk – Author and China correspondent Johan Nylander on the rise of China’s Silicon Valley

[sponsored] Award-winning author and leading China correspondent Johan Nylander is set to give an exclusive chat about Silicon Valley’s biggest competitor – Shenzhen. What does the Greater Bay Area really mean for Hong Kong?

Johan Nylander

Johan Nylander.

His Amazon bestseller, titled Shenzhen Superstars – How China’s smartest city is challenging Silicon Valley, ranked No. 1 in Amazon’s China category, and No. 4 in its innovation category.

Topics Johan will cover include:

  • The reasons behind China’s tech success
  • Taking advantage of Hong Kong’s proximity to Shenzhen
  • The impact of the China-US Trade War
  • The economic future of the Greater Bay Area

Shenzhen Superstars – How China's smartest city is challenging Silicon Valley

Are you…

  • An entrepreneur looking to improve business with China?
  • A journalist intrigued by how dangerous working in China is?
  • An enthusiast wanting to know what opportunities the Greater Bay Area will bring?

…Then this is a talk for you.


🎟 Tickets HK$50 – including one drink – available now via Pelago. Also available on the door.

Event

Date: Wednesday 27 Feb 2019.
Time: 7pm – 8:30pm (Doors open 6:30pm).
Location: The Hive Sheung Wan, 33-35 Hillier Street, Sheung Wan.

Event: Talk - Author and China correspondent Johan Nylander on the rise of China's Silicon Valley