About Edith Yeung - Speaker on Technology Trends and China Internet Expert:
Edith Yeung is a venture capitalist, technology executive, and a China Internet expert. She is also the author and creator of the China Internet Report, an annual report on China technology trends that is widely popular among investors and corporate executives.
Selected by Inc Magazine as one of the Silicon Valley investors you must know, Yeung is a partner at 500 Startups - the world’s most active early seed investor. She has invested in over 40 mobile, AI and blockchain startups including Silk Labs (acquired by Apple), Fleksy (acquired by Pinterest), Human (acquired by Mapbox), AISense , DayDayCook, AppOnBoard, Hooked, Oasis, Stellar, Solana, CoCos-BCX, and many more.
Before 500, Edith was previously a GM at Dolphin Browser, a Sequoia-backed mobile browser with over 150 million installs worldwide. Yeung also worked with many Fortune 500 companies such as Siebel, AMS, AT&T Wireless and Autodesk.
Yeung has been featured on CNBC, the Wall Street Journal, SCMP, the BBC, Bloomberg, CBS, NPR, TechCrunch, Asia Society, the Economist, and many more.
What Edith Yeung Talks About:
China Internet Trends 2019
China’s online population is the largest in the world – and their habits are vastly different from those of U.S. internet users. Why is livestreaming so popular? Why do consumers live in super apps? In this talk, you will learn who dominates the Chinese internet, how we can expect the market to evolve, and the lessons that U.S. companies moving in can learn.
Edith Yeung customizes talks around:
- Technology Trends
- China Technology and Start-up Scene
- Autonomous vehicles
Edith is a smart and excellent investor. Her passion in innovation always encourages... (and) she successfully extended 500 Startups to China and helped Chinese local governments to promote (the) innovation industry.