december, 2017

18dec6:00 pm- 9:00 pmInnovations in AgTech (Taipei)Join us for networking, discussions, and technology presentations.

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Technology has transformed the way food is produced, managed, and distributed with much of that innovation coming from technology startups. The growing field of AgTech (or Agri-tech) includes urban farming, controlled environments, vertical farming, robots, AI, deep learning, drones, satellites, data, and biotech. Attend our event and hear from the leading voices in the space, including entrepreneurs, investors, educators, and growers who are shaping the future of agriculture through the development of new technologies.

Join us for networking, discussions, and technology presentations.

Speakers:

  • Roger Royse, Founder of Royse Law Firm

Roger Royse, the founder of the Royse Law Firm, works with companies ranging from newly formed tech startups to publicly traded multinationals in a variety of industries. Roger regularly advises on complex tax structuring, high stakes business negotiations and large international financial transactions.

  • Steven Hoffman, Captain & CEO of Founders Space

Steve Hoffman (Captain Hoff) is an angel investor, LP in August Capital, serial entrepreneur, and author of the book Make Elephants Fly. Hoffman is also the Captain & CEO of Founders Space, one of the world’s leading incubators and accelerators, with over 50 partners in 22 countries.

  • Steven Ridder, Founder of Teralytic

Steve Ridder is founder and CEO of Teralytic, an AgTech firm focused on improving farms’ soil health via Internet of Things (IOT) sensors and analytics. Before founding Teralytic, Steve spent nearly 15 years at Cisco in a variety of Product Management and Business Development roles. Steve has a Bachelors Degree from Harvard University.

 

Co-Host:

Anchor Taiwan is a 30-day residency program that helps entrepreneurs, professionals and creatives get their foot in the door in Asia through soft-landing in Taiwan. It incorporates industry access and cultural immersion to facilitate market entry, prototyping/manufacturing, business development/fundraising and professional/personal growth. They work extensively with local communities, corporates and governments to enable cross-border exchange.

They’ve collaborated with HTC VIVE, MOX (an SOSV Accelerator in Taipei), Girls in Tech, AppWorks, LiteOn, Wistron, PurpleCow Startup Association / Leopard Mobile, TAITRA Trade Commission and such. Their members/alumni include founders from Y Combinator/500 Startups, investors, and C-Suite executives. The next cohort will kick off in Jan 2018. See more partners/mentors at http://anchortaiwan.com and follow their journey on FacebookInstagram and Twitter.

Time

(Monday) 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Location

FutureWard - Central (未來產房 - 南京復興)

343 長春路 松山區, 台北市 105 Taiwan

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