What we're about

Welcome to XNode. We are building a community of startups, entrepreneurs and corporate leaders in Shanghai. We are bridging stakeholders from different backgrounds and origins to exchange with each others & foster innovation through meaningful events.

Everything about us: www.thexnode.com (http://www.thexnode.com/)

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Join the group if you are:

• A startup or entrepreneur looking for growth best practices in China

• A tech and startup lover curious about disruptive innovation

• A corporation aiming to understand the new digital era and develop innovative mindset

• An institution willing to jump into a new innovative ecosystem

• A curious person looking for refreshing ideas and meeting passionate people.

How this group will be helpful

• Make valuable connections with innovators, disruptors, entrepreneurs, corporate leaders, and a community of people alike to create synergy.

• Challenge your ideas

• Enforce the digital bridge between China and the rest of the world

• Find a job in this new exiting environment

• Tap hidden ressources and assets

• Connect with experts, mentors and VCs

We are an open community and platform for innovation synergy, feel free to participate in whatever way to bring value and make our people's experience better.

Contact us: contact@thexnode.com

Twitter: @XNodeAccelerate (https://twitter.com/XNodeAccelerate)

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Upcoming events (2)

Finding the Right Co-founder - In Your Shoes Series

5F, Overseas Chinese Mansion, 129 West Yan'an Road, Jing'An District, Shanghai

[Description] What kind of qualities shall you consider when looking for co-founders? How do you find the right partner and thus rock your business? How do you consider the equity share between co-founders? Come and join the "In Your Shoes" in May. This time on stage will be the dialogues between startup co-founders. [RSVP] https://www.tryclearcut.com/event/0r7cSTAY [Speakers] · Matthieu Bodin, International Growth Director of XNode Matthieu Bodin is an entrepreneur and community builder. As the International Growth Director at XNode, he works with startup founders, corporations, and ecosystem players to innovate in China. He is on a mission to identify the relevant model that will help organizations stay ahead of the competition. Previously, Matthieu worked for Techstars as the Regional Manager for Greater China where he supported community leaders to nurture their local tech communities. He founded three startups and now writes on carnet.cc. · Yoan RIGART, Co-Founder of IT-Consultis Yoan is an entrepreneur with 12 years of experience in China and founder of various successful ventures in digital consulting, and F&B industry. Part of EO (Entrepreneurs’ Organization), he started building companies from scratch to follow the footsteps of his grandfather, whom he considers his inspiration and source of motivation. 2 of the ventures he founded are well known amongst the Shanghai community: IT Consultis and urban Thai. IT Consultis is one of the leading Digital Agency in China, with a diverse and fast growing team of 60+ digital experts hailing from fifteen countries, working with multinational and fortune 500s companies. The second is Urban-Thai, a beloved local chain of restaurants in Shanghai, promoting Thai cuisine as well as healthy eating. In both cases, the decision to create those businesses was prompted by a desire to innovate: with IT Consultis, Yoan wanted to create a company that could bridge the digital divide between western companies and Chinese customers. With Urban Thai, he wanted to create not only a place where people can dine and relax, but also a location to spread the values of healthy eating and well being. Yoan is a natural leader with a strategic vision for the long term development of the companies. In his role as a CEO, Yoan handles all finance, HR and legal related operations, ensuring the companies always go in the right direction. He is a strong believer in the value of mental and physical health at the workplace, ensuring each employee is well taken care of, both at a professional and personal level. · Paul Shen Intel Engineer Co-founder of AI Vision Kit For Industry Machine Vision (an Intel I2R projector) Paul has joined Intel I2R Batch 7 with his project AI Vision Kit, which is a machine vision solution for vertical industries leveraging Intel's AI technology. It is an innovative project to empower hardware with human-eye image recognition capacity.

FinTech Innovation Leading to Cross-industry Changes @CES Asia 2019

XNode invites you to participate in CES Asia 2019 Fintech Conference at Shanghai New International Expo Center on 13th June to learn about the latest development trends in FinTech. We will also seek inspirations for the future of FinTech Innovation via analyzing case studies and imagining of the future. Innovation of FinTech capabilities can speed up the transformation of this industry, and the progress of the financial industry will positively impact other industries as well. Today, we have a more efficient transaction method, a more reliable validation processor and better resource allocation. However, will there be any hidden dangers exist in new products and services brought about by FinTech Innovation? How can we then reduce the destructiveness of these hidden dangers? How far can FinTech advanced? [Schedule] 09:30-09:35 Opening words 09:35-09:55 Keynote speech O2O Fintech as Media: Convergence of Scenario Finance and Industrial Internet · Yang Sun, Director of Fintech Business Unit, Suning Financial Services 09:55-10:15 Keynote speech Fintech: The Way to Realize Society 5.0, the Super-Smart Society · Toshiya Cho, Senior Evangelist / Managing Director Financial Information Systems Sales Management Division, Hitachi, Ltd. 10:15-10:35 Keynote speech Fintech. East meets West. · Jon-Tzen Ng, Chief Strategy & Innovation Officer at Ping An Technology 10:35-11:25 Panel discussion · Yang Sun, Director of Fintech Business Unit, Suning Financial Services · Toshiya Cho, Senior Evangelist / Managing Director Financial Information Systems Sales Management Division, Hitachi, Ltd. · Jon-Tzen Ng, Chief Strategy & Innovation Officer at Ping An Technology · Meng Li, Chief Operating Office of Jane7 · Andras Berczeli, CEO of Sprintform · Wei Zhou, Founder & CEO of XNode 11:25-12:30 Networking Learn more about the conference and get your free pass: http://jp.thexnode.com/fintech-conference-ces-asia-2019

Past events (33)

Marketing Research Bootcamp 市场调研训练营

5F, Overseas Chinese Mansion, 129 West Yan'an Road, Jing'An District, Shanghai

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