We are privileged to have 4 visitors from the National University of Singapore (NUS) joining us in our next meetup.
Mr. Shmuel Chafets, from Giza VC will join us as well for this great occasion.
Mr Edmund Yong, is the Executive Mentor at NUS Enterprise, and is also a serial entrepreneurs and angel investor. He leads Accel-X Pte Ltd, a venture capital fund that provides financing, mentorship and operational support to help technology startups break into viable markets.
Read about the rest of the visiting team below.
The MeetUp will consist of two sessions:
Session 1: Edmund will talk about his experiences as an entrepreneur and investor, and share insights about Asian markets that will be useful for Israeli startups planning to venture to Asia. He and the other NUS guests will also present the NUS Overseas College program, which might be VERY RELEVNT TO ALL OF US and its cooperation with young companies like ours.
Session 2: Five (5) Entrepreneurs will pitch their startups to Edmund, Shmuel and the crowd and receive feedback. If you wish to pitch your startup - send me a note ASAP!
Our venue as always is the Backy bar. Beer and Piza will be served as usual
See you there!
Mr Edmund Yong will be acompanied by NUS executives:
Dr Lily Chan is the CEO of NUS Enterprise, which was set up to promote innovation and enterprise to the university’s students, staff and alumni through experiential education, industry engagement, partnerships and entrepreneurship support.
Sharon Chan launched an entrepreneurship development program in Israel last July called the NUS College in Israel. The program places NUS interns at startups for 6 month attachments with part-time business classes at TAU and IDC.
Lin Jianhong runs Enterprise House (or ‘N House’) at NUS. Alumni from NUS’ 7 overseas colleges and the local iLEAD program are encouraged to collaborate on business ventures that leverage their global experiences and networks.