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Theme: Creative Leap

Suzhou, China
March 29th, 2014

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About this event

Trigger burst of inspiration? Bring innovation to the base of the pyramid? Adapt a technology to your region? Let wildly creative thinkers share ideas, strategies and warmhearted encouragement to let your genius out. Make your creativity to leap.

Confirmed Speakers

  • Sarah Dixon 狄苏文
    Dean of International Business School Suzhou of Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University 西交利物浦大学国际商学院院长
  • Siu Tang 唐修
    Creative director of The Orangeblowfish, using different forms of art for company’s visual campaign The Orangeblowfish创意总监,该公司为营销活动提供创意视觉艺术支持
  • Jason Slatinsky 杰森·斯兰汀斯凯
    Principal and Design Director at FUTUREPOLIS, which played an important role in design and development of SIP 未来都市设计公司设计总监,该公司是苏州工业园区整体设计和发展的重要参与者
  • Kevin Yu 于凯文
    Founder of SideChef, a cooking application featuring step by step guidance from top blogs/chefs. 创建烹饪应用SideChef,主厨和热门博主可以在上面提供手把手烹饪指导
  • David Reid 雷大卫
    An Australia Artist who creatively employs ideas and materials in Chinese art to make paintings 澳大利亚画家,创新地借鉴中国画的元素和技巧来进行油画创作
  • Andrew Lu 庐鏖
    Business Director of ADC Design Shanghai, specialized in visual design for global luxury and cosmetics brands ADC Design Shanghai 平面设计公司业务总监,专精于国际奢侈品和化妆品牌视觉设计
  • Yuan Mu 袁牧
    A famous local artist and scholar, professor in Suzhou University 苏州知名文化创意人,苏州大学教授,受邀编导专题片《袁牧谈艺》
  • Xiaotao Zhang 张小涛
    Artist of New Media, solo or group exhibition in many important international and domestic museums 新媒体艺术家,多次在国际、国内重要美术馆举办个展、群展
  • Dayu Gu 顾大宇
    Founder of bong, a wristband device that can automatically recognize your movement and sleep 创建bong手环,一个可以全自动识别人们行为的「无感」手环
  • Rui Ma 马睿
    Venture Partner at 500 Startups, a leading accelerator and seed investment fund in Silicon Valley 硅谷知名孵化器和种子基金500 Startups的风险投资家
  • Yan Zou 邹艳
    Volunteer for a school in Kenya as a strategic consultant, sent by VSO (Voluntary Service Overseas) 受英国海外志愿服务社资助赴肯尼亚职业学校担任策略顾问

Venue and Details

Suzhou Jinji Lake Art Museum苏州金鸡湖美术馆
Suzhou, 215028
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Jade Zhao
Suzhou, China

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Lisa Qin
Suzhou, China

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