On September 28th 2017, Mr. Russell Zhang, Leading Partner in North America of Midas International Group (hereinafter referred as "Midas”)， was invited to attend the 2017 Silicon Valley Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum (SVIEF) located at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Silicon Valley.
SVIEF is one of Silicon Valley's largest innovative and entrepreneurial event, gathering a large amount of Chinese and American elite from government, business, investment, and hi-tech industries. This year, the event included 150 projects at its Expo, awarded 2017 SVIEF Star Top 15, and invited 150 speakers to interact with audience regarding some of the trendy topics including artificial intelligence, cloud computing, big data, Internet economy, and etc.
Highlight of the summit was the “SVIEF Tech Night” that took place in the evening of September 28. Throughout the night, Midas’ representative Mr. Russell Zhang was honored to engage with former US Department of Energy Minister Steven Chu, Stanford University Professor Yi Cui, Hyperloop’s co-founder Bibop G. Gresta, and World Champion Golden State Warrior’s Forward Draymond Green. Additionally, Ms. Lu Zhang- founder of NewGen Capital and a newly member on Forbes’ 30 Under 30 VC list, exchanged thoughts with Russell on potential collaboration opportunities in the future. Midas has broadened our connections with distinguished investors and leaders from China and U.S. through this year’s SVIEF, and will continue to develop a solid foundation for our future investments in North America.