Alex (Chih-Hsing) Song, Founder, KalaVision. Alex is the founder of KalaVision., a company that focuses on consumer internet apps and cloud service. The company's main product, Web of Cam, has over 1 million downloads globally in Q3 2013. Before starting KalaVision, Alex is one of the founding team of iaSolution (acquired by Aplix Corporation in 2004), and R&D senior director. He was also the manager of Aplix Beijing office and lived in Beijing for 6 years. Alex holds a B.S. degree in Computer Science & Information Engineering from National Taiwan University. In his personal life, Alex is an amateur bass player and a big fan of all car racing activities. He is selected 2014 Fellow in the Startup Leadership Program Taipei.
Andrew Hsu is the co-founder of Unomy, a web/mobile service dedicated to providing free, personalized and collaborative educational resources to self-motivated learners in Asia. Unomy also has a social purpose: to encourage creative thinking and the discovery and pursuit of personal passions. This is in response to the tradition of rote learning, rigid exams, and hierarchical educational environments in Asia, of which Andrew has been a lifelong opponent to. Aside from being an aggressive university student leader with diverse extracurricular pursuits, Andrew has worked at McKinsey & Company as a project-based business analyst, where he honed his skills in strategy formation and market/industry analysis. A rigorous self-learner and voracious reader himself, Andrew's goal in life is to be a polymath, and counts Renaissance Men from Leonardo Da Vinci to Isaac Asimov to Richard Feynman as his idols. He holds a bachelor's degree in Law from National Taiwan University, and is pursuing his master's degree in the Institute of Intellectual Property at the School of Commerce of National Chengchi University, where he was awarded membership into the Beta Gamma Sigma International Honor Society for being ranked within the top three academically in his business school class. He is a 2013 Fellow in the Startup Leadership Program in Taipei.
Benjamin WuiCHEF information
Jia Chun, Wu ,Co-founder and Chief Operation Officer, iCHEF information consulting co. Jia Chun, Wu is the Co-founder and Chief Operation Officer of iCHEF information consulting co. , a iPad based restaurant POS solution provider. Prior to iCHEF information consulting co., he worked at K-Stone international co,. , where he was charged to execute channel marketing strategy in China market. Jia Chun has also worked at president chain store corporation, the most famous chain store in Taiwan. He is an expert in business development and marketing. He holds a bachelor degree in NCHU. He is a fan of Steve Jobs. Jia Chun is passionate about solving the problem ofreasing operation efficient in restaurant. He is 2014 Fellow in the Startup Leadership Program in Taipei.
Brian Po-Ren Pan
Brian Po-Ren Pan is the partner of aniarc.com, an online service for those are interested in animes,comics and games . He is now the student majored information management in National Taiwan University. He is a fan of Jason Kidd who is one of the famous NBA players leading his teammates very well . Brian is passionate about solving the problem of analyzing data to improve humansâ€™ need and finding a way to create a mature environment for amateurs in anime&comic industry . He/She is 2013 Fellow in the Startup Leadership Program in (chapter).
Cecily PanBizAbroad Xpress
Cecily Pan, CPA(practicing), founder of BizAbroad Xpress, agent of "Mbox" accessories (swarovski elements authorized brand). BizAbroad Xpress helps you set up a company overseas quickly and easily, no need to waste time calling lawyers or asking anyone any questions. Just fulfill the forms on line and pay by the credit card, the data will pass to the lawyers or accountants immediately. Prior to above, she worked at Taiwan Stock Exchange Corporation responsible for IPO reviewing for 7 years. She is also the top expert of material information disclosure in Taiwan, built the new version of MOPS(Market Observation Post System, the official website for public companies to disclose information) in 2010. Cecily has also worked at PriceWaterHouseCoopers as a senior auditor and passed AICPA exam in 2005. She is a fan of computer composition, normal dancing and skateboarding. Cecily is currently planning develop new brand of mask and sexy toys, passionate about teaching women to enjoy life. She is 2014 Fellow in the Startup Leadership Program in Taipei
Chih-Chun Folix Wen
Folix Wen, Director of Product Development, Memlife Co.,. Folix Wen is the Director of Product Development of Memlife Co.,., a company providing a new generation of N95 mask with features of comfort, function and fashion for medical use. Prior to Memlife Co.,., he have worked at One Power Biotechnology Co.,. , Taipei, Taiwan, where he has been a Chief Technology Officer. Folix has also worked as adjunct assistant professor at Department of Biotechnology, College of Pharmacy and Health Care, Tajen University, Pingtung county, Taiwan, and had worked as postdoctoral fellow and research assistant at Agricultural Biotechnology Research Center, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan. Folix was awarded as invited speakers in several international meetings. He has published international full-article papers and one book char, and has one patent filing. He is an expert in pharmacy, cancer vaccines and herbal medicine. He holds a Ph. D. degree in pharmacy. He is a fan of NBA and comics. Folix is passionate about solving the problem of food and medical issues, especially now in unmet needs of uncomfortable and inefficient issues of masks. He is 2014 Fellow in the Startup Leadership Program in Taipei.
Chris YubYAPPY Digital Media Group
Chris Yu, CEO & Founder of bYAPPY Digital Media Group. Over 8 years of the investment banking experiences (Credit Suisse London, JPMorgan London & Deutsche Bank Taiwan) & Taiwan & 3.5 years of as a consultant in Deloitte, Chris starts to build up his own business in 2012. The team is set up in Oct 2012 & members are all coming from different areas, such as computer science, engineer, website designer and banker. bYAPPY sets up in Jan 2013 & aims to establish excellent APPs to help end users to manage their time. We are also the pioneer of the platform for Interactive Voice Response (IVR) in the mobile APP industry. Its first App, iCallMe, is launched in Google Play on 30 March 2013 and the second App, EverCal, will be launched in Dec 2013. Chris holds master degree from both National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan and Reading Univ of ICMA Centre (International Capital Market Association), UK. He loves Van Goghâ€™s Sunflowers and already visited Tokyo, London, Paris & Munich to see original paintings. He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and an expert of international tax consulting. He is 2014 Fellow in the Startup Leadership Program in Taipei.
Cindy Tsui was the system designer of Pebbo, a human-centered innovation consulting firm. Prior to joining Pebbo, she majored electrical engineering at National Taiwan University, which is the top university in Taiwan. However, she dropped out college during her senior year when she got the opportunity to join Pebbo. Cindy has also worked at Social Innovation Lab, a non-profit organization. Being one of the co-founders, she wish to make Taiwan a better place by using the design process to create innovative, effective, and sustainable solutions for social change. She is an expert in strategy and human-centered design. Cindy is passionate about making the connection between technology and people.She believes technology is only helpful if it can actually help people solve their problem and match people's needs. She is 2014 Fellow in the Startup Leadership Program in Taipei.
Coco Lee, CEO, Tien-Chuang Coco Lee is the CEO of Tien-Chuang, a chain restaurant company. Prior to Tien-Chuang, she worked at Gourmet Master Co.. She is an expert in management and expanding the scale of the chain restaurant business. She holds a degree in Food & Beverage Management. Coco is passionate about solving the problem related to food & beverage management. She is 2014 Fellow in the Startup Leadership Program in Taipei.