Digitization is changing how we work, how companies communicate with customers, along with other significant changes. The CIO is at the center of these changes in the enterprise and the role that IT leaders play in driving the digital revolution will be the focus of discussion at the 2016 Atlanta CIO Executive Leadership Summit to be held on August 23, 2016 at the St. Regis Atlanta.
Nominees are selected by the carriers in Telecom Council’s Service Provider Innovation Forum (SPIF) from among over 200 early-stage companies. These companies represent a broad range of telecom products and services presented at Telecom Council meetings between July 2015 and June 2016.
K-ICT Born2Global (B2G) will be hosting “Creative Korea Roadshow K-Startup LA Demo Day 2016” and present successful business models of the top 19 startups from Korea to the VCs, accelerators, entrepreneurs, corporate partners and live audience. These promising Korean startups are leading innovative companies in the areas such as AI, big data, fin-tech, healthcare, IoT, wearable, mobile app, device, 3D printing, social media, platform and VR.
Last week, the Sino-US Financial-Technology Venture Contest was held in Silicon Valley by 9F, together with Matrix Partners and IDG. The winning competitor Snapcard will take part in the finals of contest in Beijing. According to data from iResearch, internet finance remains the industry with the most active capital in China in 2016.
The 9F 2016 “Fire Eyes” Sino-US FinTech Venture Contest will select start-ups with the greatest innovation value among outstanding entrepreneurs in both China and the US. By offering more funds, more effective channels, more comprehensive information, and more open ideas, 9F will provide them with the ability to grow even faster.