Dr. Weixiang Chen
Partner, Sino Capital
Weixiang Chen is the Partner of Sino Capital, a VC/PE firm focusing on the applications of big data and AI in healthcare, manufacturing and energy sector. In this role, Weixiang manages the investment in the digital space by combining her expertise in data technologies, domain knowledge and business insights. Weixiang holds a Ph.D. in Neuroscience from UCLA, and has rich experience in data analytics and startups.
WATCH LIVE: November 2nd at 1:00 pm
2020 had a dramatic start. The COVID-19 pandemic hit the world in an unprecedented way, leading to a drastic change in investor confidence, massive lay-offs and company bankruptcies. On the other hand, we are also seeing an acceleration in digitalization, remote working adoption etc. How are early and middle stage data startups adapting to the new normal? What are the alternative funding sources for digital startups? What are the lessons learnt and how can startups better serve their global customers as well as the US national strategy? In last year’s panel, we made a number of predictions such as the tightening of cash, an increasing importance of company revenue etc, many of which inevitably came true. What envisions will be made this year? Join us with a group of seasoned data entrepreneurs and investors for a discussion about their vision of the industry and the world.