We’re finally here at RISE 2017! After months of anticipation, we march our way to the exotic city of Hong Kong. It’s always an exciting thing to see when coming to a start up festival – so many fine inventions, and things to see.
With the number of participants, and fabulous speakers, from Gary Vaynerchuck of Vaynermedia – Piotr Jakubowksi of our own nation’s GOJEK, John Collision of Stripe, Grace Xia of Tencent, and countless icon of the Tech world, RISE is definitely the Tech’s world MET Ball (the annual fashion event at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York).
With hundreds of talks spread across 3 days, some of the main points that can be summed up are: