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CEO William Gilchrist visits Asia Matters

Updated: Nov 23, 2018


https://itunes.apple.com/sg/podcast/asia-matters-by-asia-tech-podcast/id1348294113?mt=2

Show highlights:

This is Asia Matters, a weekly round table show where I talk to leading opinion formers, thought leaders, and authors in Asia, about Asia, and why Asia matters right now. Tonight, I'm joined by William Gilchrist, Konsyg, Amit Gupta of Ecosystm. We're going to talk about what's going on in Asia right here and now, what's crossing your news feeds, what's important. We're going to talk about Grab and Uber, Singapore as an innovation hub, is it or isn't it. We're going to look at that in comparison to China and also, how Asia compares to Silicon Valley when it comes to innovation and why and how the gravitational pull of Silicon Valley may be weakening in favor of Asia. We're going to look at why American brands still have the edge when it comes to sales and storytelling. Of course, we're all familiar with Jack Ma, but who are the other Jack Ma's out there? Silicon Valley has Steve Jobs, how do they compare? We're going to look at emerging innovation in Asia, the inherent challenges of forecasting emergent innovation and technology and the importance of Asia's booming middle class. It's all coming up in the next hour.

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