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Startup University: Capture a Slice of Skyrocketing E-commerce in China

Startup University: Capture a Slice of Skyrocketing E-commerce in China

Do you want to learn the greatest sales secrets of China’s amazing online successes ― secrets that can be used to grow your own small business into a sustainable, global powerhouse? Please join us to meet with Prof. Ying Lowrey, author of the newly published book “The Alibaba Way: Unleashing Grass-Roots Entrepreneurship to Build the World’s Most Innovative Internet Company”.  In this interactive seminar, you will learn how to:

  •  Unleash your entrepreneurial spirit and grow a grassroots empire
  • Make innovation a routine of your daily business operation
  • Use emerging technologies to expand your company across multiple markets
  • Tailor your online presence to meet changing customer’s needs and habits
  • Increase your productivity by making your venders more productive
  • Go global, get mobile, and turn your e-business start-up into a worldwide success

Prof. Lowrey will also bring complementary copies of her book to our audiences. Isn’t that exciting?

 

Startup University: Capture a Slice of Skyrocketing E-commerce in China

Do you want to learn the greatest sales secrets of China’s amazing online successes ― secrets that can be used to grow your own small business into a sustainable, global powerhouse? Please join us to meet with Prof. Ying Lowrey, author of the newly published book “The Alibaba Way: Unleashing Grass-Roots Entrepreneurship to Build the World’s Most Innovative Internet Company”.  In this interactive seminar, you will learn how to:

  •  Unleash your entrepreneurial spirit and grow a grassroots empire
  • Make innovation a routine of your daily business operation
  • Use emerging technologies to expand your company across multiple markets
  • Tailor your online presence to meet changing customer’s needs and habits
  • Increase your productivity by making your venders more productive
  • Go global, get mobile, and turn your e-business start-up into a worldwide success

Prof. Lowrey will also bring complementary copies of her book to our audiences. Isn’t that exciting?

Date: Jan 12th, 2016 (Tuesday)
Time: 6:30pm – 9:00pm
Location: 97 E Brokaw Rd, Ste 210, San Jose, CA 95112
Agenda:
6:30pm – 7:00pm: Reception & Refreshment
7:00pm – 8:30pm: Presentation and Q&A
8:30pm – 9:00pm: Networking

Eventbrite:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/startup-university-capture-a-slice-of-skyrocketing-e-commerce-in-china-tickets-20444297444

Speaker: Prof. Ying Lowrey

Dr. Ying Lowrey is the Deputy Director of Tsinghua Research Center for Chinese Entrepreneurs, Professor of Economics at School of Social Sciences, Tsinghua University, and Senior Advisor at many research institutions and privately owned Chinese enterprises.

Dr. Lowrey’s research focuses on Economics of Innovation and Entrepreneurship in the Internet and Platform Economy, Modern Microfinance Market, Business Demographics, Characteristics of Business Owners and the Role of Free Enterprise in the Macro-economy. She received her economics Ph.D. from Duke University, economics MA from Yale University and mathematics BS from Wuhan University. Before joining Tsinghua University in 2012 she served as senior economist at the Office of Advocacy, U.S. Small Business Administration, and she taught many economic courses at George Washington University as assistant professor and San Diego State University as instructional professor.

Book: The Alibaba Way

Dr. Ying Lowrey’s new book The Alibaba Way featured brilliant insights and advice from global business experts. The Alibaba Way offers American entrepreneurs a rare opportunity to see the latest innovations—and borrow the greatest ideas—from a new generation of young Chinese entrepreneurs inspired by the Alibaba model. You’ll learn how to compete with the biggest and the best—even if you have the smallest of budgets—by leveraging the power of microfinance and e-commerce to help level the playing field. You’ll hear exhilarating stories from a small rural community transformed by the introduction of Internet access, discovering creative new ways to sell and trade and grow their businesses, the Alibaba way. Most importantly, you’ll find practical, proven strategies of online selling that have turned small businesses into major players.