Celebration of the 40th anniversary of “Northern California Dongbei Association
Silicon Valley, USA
I was the MC for the celebration of the 40th anniversary of “Northern California Dongbei Association”, a local nonprofit organization. We were honored to have Consul-General of the People's Republic of China in San Francisco Mr. Wang Donghua and Mrs. Liu Lin, Mayor of City of Cupertino Steven Scharf, Vice Mayor of City of Dublin San Francisco Bay Area David Haubert, and other the business and political leaders from the silicon valley bay area, leaders from the local community, and our friends and artists who flew all the way from China, even around the world, to attend this event. We had professional singing, dancing, opera, and martial arts. Over 160,000 people watched our event live in China! Our event was such a success, the our event appeared on many local news media and the website of Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
2018 China International Big Data Industry Expo “Big Data Valley Meets Silicon Valley at Egret Lake Night”
I was the MC for the 2018 China International Big Data Industry Expo - "Big Data Valley meets Silicon Valley at Egret Lake Night". The event was organized by the China National Big Data Industry Expo, co-organized by the Guiyang National High-tech Zone and Guizhou - University of California, Berkeley Big Data Innovation Center. Honored guests included leaders from: Guizhou Province; Guiyang City; National High-tech Zone; U.S. Consulate General Chengdu; City of Berkeley, California; University of California, Berkeley; Stanford University; the United States Israel Innovation Association; Facebook; Oath; and other American and Chinese company executives.
The 2017 “ZGC Silicon Valley Global Future Innovation Summit”
Santa Clara, USA
I was the MC for the “2017 Zhongguancun Silicon Valley Global Future Innovation Summit” held by Zhongguancun Development Group. The conference was under the guidance of the Chinese Ministry of Science and Technology and City of Beijing. The mayor of Beijing attended, and the participants also included entrepreneurs, investors, and scientists from United States and China.
Private Venture Capital Event
I simultaneously translated for the Tesla board member and Managing Partner of DBL Partners Ira Ehrenpreis's fantastic keynote speech. Ira was named "Top 50 Most Influential Men Under 45" in 2014 and he is a recognized leader in both the venture capital industry and the energy innovation sector.
US China Private VIP Event
Directed a high-end private meeting between the Chinese and American political and business circles. The event was hosted by Jillian Manus, philanthropist and Managing Partner Structure Capital, recipient of 2016 Most Influential Women Award by the San Francisco Business Times. Attendees were scientists, entrepreneurs, investors, business leaders from U.S. and China including former President of Google China; Telsa Board Member, Zhuhai Yinlong Energy Group Chairman, and executives from Facebook, Symantec, China Unicom, iflyteck, and many other publicly listed companies.
Globality Private Event
Menlo Park, USA
I worked with Joel Hyatt, the CEO and Chairman of Globality, Founder of Hyatt Legal Services, notable Democrat Party leader; Lior Delgo, Co-Founder and President of Globality organizing a private event for China Business Development. The company revolutionizes how businesses buy and sell services by matching the best provider at the right price for every project.
I invited China business leaders from various sectors to attend the event. I also personally invited my mentor Xiao Ping Xu (also known as Bob), the co-founder of Zhen Fund, Co Founder New Oriental Education (NYSE: EDU), and one of China's most celebrated angel investors. Bob has twice been named to the Forbes Midas List.
2018 US-China Green Energy Summit Forum
I simultaneously translated for Dr. Zhao Gang, Chinese Academy of Science and Technology, Science and Technology Development Institute during the 2018 US-China Green Energy Summit. Speakers included: Former US Secretary of Energy and Nobel Laureate Steve Chu; former President of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Dr. Robert Larson; Chairman of the California Energy Commission Dr. Robert Weisenmiller; President of the US-China Green Energy Promotion Association Robert Wu, and former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger.
The 19th Convention on Exchange of Overseas Talents and Guangzhou Convention of Overseas Chinese Scholars in Science and Technology
I was the MC of the 19th Convention on Exchange of Overseas Talents and Guangzhou Convention of Overseas Chinese Scholars in Science and Technology. The convention was organized by Chinese Ministry of Education, the Ministry of Science and Technology, the Chinese Academy of Sciences, the Overseas Chinese Affairs Office of the State Council, the European and American Alumni Association (Chinese Association of Chinese Students), and city of Guangzhou. This was a national event for the exchange of talents, co-organized by 28 cities such as Beijing, Tianjin, Shanghai, and Chongqing.
2018 Establishing Sister Cities between Berkeley, California, and Guiyang, Guizhou
I orchestrated and executed the establishment of sister cities between Berkeley, California and Guiyang, Guizhou. I represented the city of Berkeley, California, went to China with Vice mayor of Berkeley Mr. Ben Barrett. I directed and witnessed the mayor of Berkeley and Mr. Xu Wei, vice mayor of the Guizhou signing a memorandum of sister cities. Our delegation received a warm welcome from Mr. Chen Yan, the mayor of Guiyang.
The China Big Data Comprehensive Pilot Zone Silicon Valley Promotion Event 2016
I simultaneously translated for Mr. Chen Gang, Party Secretary of Guiyang city, now the deputy governor of Hebei Provence of China.
The China Big Data Comprehensive Pilot Zone Silicon Valley Promotion Event 2017
I simultaneously translated for Mr. Qin Ruipei, deputy Governor of Guizhou Provence of China.
2018 Photon Fund Annual LP Meeting
Rosewood Hotel, Palo Alto, USA
Co-directed with Photon Fund General Partners and MC'ed "Silicon Valley Deep Technology and Asian Markets and Light Capital 2018 Annual Meeting". Guest Speakers included Berkley Skydeck, SV Tech Venture, Silicon Valley Bank executives from public traded companies, and portfolio companies from China and the United States.
Blue CEFA Technology Silicon Valley Innovation Center Opening Ceremony
Santa Clara, USA
I directed and MC'ed the opening ceremony for Blue CEFA Technology Silicon Valley Innovation Center in the United States. Speakers and attendees included scientists, entrepreneurs, investors, leaders from Guiyang Municipal Government, the Berkeley Municipal Government, the Blue CEFA Technology, Zhongguancun Silicon Valley Innovation Center, and the blockchains experts from China and the United States.
Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business "China Global Influence Forum"
I simultaneously translated the speeches and panel of Cheung Kong Business School's "China Global Influence Closed Forum". Speakers including Cheung Kong Business School founding dean Xiang Bing, former Silicon Valley Bank CEO Ken Wilcox, Consul General of in San Francisco, and chairman and founders of Chinese public listed companies.
2016 US Democratic Party presidential campaign for Silicon Valley private fundraising luncheon
Invited to attend the 2016 US Democratic party presidential campaign private fundraising luncheon in Silicon Valley. Conversed with the Democratic Party United Stated Vice Presidential Candidate and Virginia Senator Tim Kaine. The US and Silicon Valley political and business leaders attended the luncheon.
“Ronald A. DiNicola for US Congress” Silicon Valley fundraising event
Invited to attend the 2018 “Ronald A. DiNicola for US Congress” in Pennsylvania's 16th congressional district event. Ron is running for US Congress in Pennsylvania's 16th congressional district. The event was hosted by Steve Westly, former California controller and Eric Swalwell, the US House Representative from California's 15th congressional district. The US and Silicon Valley political and business leaders attended the event.
Interviewing Vice Mayor of Berkeley, California
I Interviewed the Vice Mayor of Berkeley Ben Bartlet in China. He is the author of "Berkeley BlockChain Initiative", sponsor of “Smart Path”.
Tsinghua Holdings Trans-X Innovation Ecosystem (TIE) North America
Participated in the establishment of Tsinghua Holdings TIE under the leadership of Mr. Li Zhongxiang, Vice President of Tsinghua Holdings.