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Growth hacking & PR [clear filter]
Wednesday, October 7


Go BIG, Asian startups! Advanced growth hack-tics from 500 Startups
Want to achieve massive growth for your startup? 500 Startups brings the most up-to-date growth hacking techniques for marketing & distribution to accelerate your startup growth! This talk will feature Silicon Valley-based Venture Partners Robert Neivert and Tristan Pollock (named to the Forbes 30 Under 30 list in 2015!).

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Robert Neivert

Venture Partner, 500 Startups
I am an energetic executive for startups having founded or worked at eight companies with four exits and four companies still operating. I was CEO for last two venture funded start-ups. I also maintain a broad domain of expertise, having held leadership positions in products, marketing, and operations. Academic credentials include a BA, BS, MS, and MBA degree from Stanford, Wesleyan, and Santa Clara. I am a 500 startups Venture Partner, a... Read More →
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Tristan Pollock

Venture Partner, 500 Startups
Tristan is an Entrepreneur in Residence and Venture Partner at 500 Startups, the world's most active seed fund and startup accelerator. He is also empowering the most creative people in the world as co-founder of Storefront. Called 'Airbnb for Retail' by The New York Times, Storefront helped open over 1,000 stores in 2014. | | His last startup, SocialEarth, the Huffington Post for social entrepreneurship, had over 200 contributors in 25... Read More →

Wednesday October 7, 2015 5:25pm - 6:25pm
10) Huashan Legacy Huashan Creative Park, Bade Road Sec. 1, Zhong Zhen District, Taipei
Thursday, October 8


Getting global press in 15 minutes
If you don't have time to spend on public relations and marketing, then this is the talk for you. As an entrepreneur you're too busy to pay attention to anything that isn't critical. You live in emergency mode. You're working 90 hours per week to keep your business afloat and get your website up and running, get product out the door, and build your team. In just one evening this short talk will show you how to use the few spare minutes you have each week to get press in top-tier publications and spread your message through content marketing, SEO, and social media. Focused on helping entrepreneurs and startup teams, this is an online marketing talk like no other, given by an entrepreneur with 15 years of experience in online marketing and public relations, who is also a contributor to top-tier publications such as Forbes, Entrepreneur, and Venture Beat.

Speaker highlights: Writing book on CMOs for Apress. Speaker, writer, entrepreneur. @Forbes @Entrepreneur @TEDx

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Joshua Steimle

Writer, Forbes
Joshua Steimle is a TEDx speaker and a contributor to Forbes, Mashable, TechCrunch, Entrepreneur, the South China Morning Post, and other publications. He is the CEO of MWI, a digital marketing firm he founded in 1999 which now has offices in Hong Kong and various cities in the U.S, and he is a co-director of the Hong Kong chapter of Startup Grind. | | Steimle is an expert trainer at General Assembly and regularly presents to various... Read More →

Thursday October 8, 2015 2:25pm - 2:55pm
10) Huashan Legacy Huashan Creative Park, Bade Road Sec. 1, Zhong Zhen District, Taipei


Turning Twitter into a startup's growth weapon
Alan will share history of Twitter in brief, followed by disclosing Twitter's latest metrics. He will explain the reason why your start ups have to be on Twitter and give tips on the best strategies for Twitter contents. Twitter pays attention to the start up world with the examples of Vine and Periscope investment. Last but not the least, Alan will share how to amplify your startup's presence with Twitter promoted products.

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Alan Lan (藍偉綸)

Head of Online Sales, Greater China, Twitter
Alan is the first hire for Twitter on Greater China business as Head of Online Sales. He is growing the Greater China revenue from scratch into a multi million dollar business for Twitter. | | Previously he worked in the gaming industry for over 7 years. He most recently led Asia business development for Konami Digital Entertainment in Tokyo, after he established European operations for Gamania Europe in Amsterdam. He headed Japan and Europe... Read More →

Thursday October 8, 2015 4:25pm - 4:50pm
08) Huashan Central 4B 2F Huashan Creative Park, Bade Road Sec. 1, Zhong Zhen District, Taipei