Tech Titans of China: The Roots of a U.S.–China Tech Cold War
China’s rise as a technology innovator is challenging the world by working hard, innovating fast and going global. A new book by Rebecca A. Fannin, Tech Titans of China, delves into the Chinese technology sector and its influence and implications worldwide, in tech sectors and beyond. The book is the go-to guide for those seeking to understand China’s grand tech ambitions, who the players are and what their strategy is. Join us for a fireside chat with Fannin and Wei Jiang, venture capitalist, discussing the rise of China's tech giants, China's challenge to the United States for global technology leadership, and the impact of a U.S.–China tech and trade war on Silicon Valley.
MLF: Asia Pacific
July 30, 2019
The Commonwealth Club 110 The Embarcadero Toni Rembe Rock Auditorium San Francisco, 94105 United States
Journalist and Innovation Expert; Author, Tech Titans of China
In Conversation with Wei Jiang
Venture Partner, ZhenFund; Former Executive, Google, eBay, Intuit and GE
5:30 p.m. check-in 6 p.m. program
7 p.m. book signing
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