Brinc IoT: How to do Business in China, and Where to Start for Manufacturing

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Monday, August 29, 2016From 18:15 to 20:30

Location

MOB Bailén
Carrer de Bailèn, 11, 08010 Barcelona, Spain

Description

We are excited to announce our next Hardware Massive event in Barcelona! Please join us at MOB (Makers Of Barcelona) this upcoming Monday to network and learn from an international guest speaker over drinks.

Our featured speaker will be the Founder & CEO of Brinc, Manav Gupta, who is traveling from Hong Kong to speak to our group. His talk topic is: "China 101: Insecurity around IP and Legislation, How to do business in China, and Where to Start when it Comes to Manufacturing."

Manav Gupta is a technology visionary, strategist and serial entrepreneur. Having spent the past decade to developing tech and startup ecosystems in China, he is familiar with the hurdles hardware companies face in getting products that drive deep consumer engagement to market. Prior to Brinc, Manav was CEO and co-founder of FabriQate, an award-winning mobile innovation company based in London.

Manav is active in the tech ecosystem in South China and has organized a number of TEDx events, helping launch Guangzhou’s first Mobile Monday and Hong Kong’s first consumer IoT summit, LAUNCH in 2016. He has been covered by Bloomberg, CNN, FT, Forbes.com, China Daily, and a variety of other media outlets. Manav is also a regular speaker at events including most recently at Web Summit’s RISE, 4YFN at Mobile World Congress, Shenzhen Maker Faire and AVCJ Forum.

Mr. Gupta is the Founder of Brinc, the global IoT accelerator program based in Hong Kong. Brinc is an end-to-end integrated platform designed to support global IoT entrepreneurs by accelerating startups from concept to sustainable commercialization. We are passionate about enabling IoT founders to focus on building their company and the next generation of smart devices.

The event agenda is as follows:
18:15-18:25: Registration & Networking
18:25-18:30: Opening Remarks by Ignasi Pascual
18:30-19:40: Manav Gupta's talk with Q&A's
19:40-20:30: Drinks with Networking

This event is powered by:
• Falken Technologies brings a new perspective to the Consumer and Industrial technical markets, boosting new solutions and improving performances. Our expertise in Engineering handles a large palette of solutions. We find the suitable technology and we adapt it to fulfill your needs. www.falken.tech
• MOB (Makers of Barcelona) is one of the largest co-working spaces in the world. Because We believe in the power of communities like yours, We want You to take over the world from any of our two spaces. Let's make, explore, connect, and collaborate together. www.mob-barcelona.com