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Hurun America U30 Summit 2022

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  • Business Forum Check-in: 9 AM PST
  • Awards Ceremony Gala Dinner Check-in: 6:00 PM PST
  • Dress Code: Business casual for all participants; business formal with black tie for Award Recipients during the Awards Ceremony
  • Student ID is required for student tickets when checking in

The Hurun America U30 Summit 2022 is full of knowledge, inspiration, recognition, and celebration of America’s best and upcoming Companies, Venture Capitals, and Entrepreneurs. We want to inspire the next generation in learning from the successful Unicorn/U30s Start-up founders, Venture Capitals, and CEOs of Multinationals/Established family businesses. 

The daytime forum tickets will allow you to attend all business panels presented by our prestigious guest speakers between 9:30 AM and 4:30 PM. You can also stay till 6:00 PM for more networking. While there is no lunch being served to event participants, we do have drinks and snacks throughout the day. 

The all-day tickets will allow you to attend the daytime forums as well as the luxurious Award Ceremony Gala Dinner in the evening (registration starts at 6 PM) with our honorable guests. 

胡潤百富美國U30峰會主題為Journey to the Future · 遠行,將會分為白天的商業高峰論壇和傍晚的「星光之夜」頒獎晚宴兩個部分。商業高峰論壇將以三個篇章為主——回顧、突破、共贏——以主題演講、高端對話、專題研討等多種形式匯聚,與雄心勃勃的年輕企業家和傑出的美國風險投資專業人士在商業論壇共同探討美國未來商業經濟在政策、技術、科技發展的推動下帶來的變革、機遇與發展;深度剖析技術和創新思維帶來的商業上的新規則與新可能性,分析美國國內外經濟形勢對新數字經濟產業發展的影響以及對全球未來商業趨勢的推測。



Registration Starts at 9:00 AM

Business Forum Morning Sessions 9:00 AM - 11:40 AM

  • 9:00 AM - 9:25 AM Registration 
  • 9:25 AM - 9:32 AM Opening: Welcome to Hurun America U30 Summit 2022
    • Speaker:
      • Chris Max: Cross-Cultural Influencer
  • 9:32 AM - 9:40 AM Keynote Speech: Introduction to Hurun 
    • Speaker:
      • Elizabeth Harrington: US Publisher at Hurun Report 
  • 9:40 - 10:30 AM Influencer Economy Panel co-hosted by UpHonest Capital and Real Hype Creative 
    • Topics: Key success stories of top influencers that bring insight and knowledge to today’s influencer economy. The panelists will engage in topics such as how the influencer economy creates social impact, how to monetize through social media, what to expect when working with agencies, and so on.  
    • Panelists:
      • (Moderator) Erica Yang: Founder and CEO at Real Hype Creative 
      • Kelly Mi Li: Film Producer, Entrepreneur, and TV Star
      • Keemo Kazi: Top TikToker, Content Creator 
      • 毒角SHOW: Top KOL, Content Creator
  • 10:30 AM - 10:40 AM Keynote Speech: Real Hype Creative
    • Speakers:
      • Erica Yang: Founder and CEO at Real Hype Creative 
      • Adrian Quihuis: Head of Marketing at Real Hype Creative 
  • 10:40 AM - 11:30 AM U30 Entrepreneurs Panel 
    • Topics: The U30 Entrepreneurs Panel will focus on Hurun Under 30s to Watch Award winners’ start-up stories, motivating the younger generation, and sharing how they become leaders in their space. 
    • Panelists: 
      • (Moderator) Darren Eng: Executive Director at Los Angeles Venture Association (LAVA) 
      • Dana Le: CEO at Wander Health
      • Honghao Deng: CEO & Co-Founder at Butlr 
      • Nick Eischens: COO & Co-Founder at Popl 
      • David Zhao: Managing Partner at NXT Group & CEO at NXTFactor
  • 11:30 AM - 11:40 AM Keynote Speech
    • Speaker:
      • Darren Eng: Executive Director at Los Angeles Venture Association (LAVA) 

Intermission 11:40 AM - 1:00 PM 

Business Forum Afternoon Sessions 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM

  • 1:00 PM - 1:10 PM Afternoon Sessions Opening Keynote Speech
    • Speaker: Stephen Cheung: President of the World Trade Center Los Angeles (WTCLA) and COO at Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation (LAEDC)
  • 1:10 PM - 2:00 PM “The Future of Web: How does Technology Change Our Lives?” 
    • Topics: This particular panel will showcase and educate the audience about the industry from a macro perspective. Covering topics such as the future of web technology in this innovative market, and how it can change our lives.
    • Panelists:
      • (Moderator) Dave Mei: US BD Director at Exchange
      • Lee Fan: CSO at BitMart
      • Wesley Xia: Founder of CoLabs Studio / ex-VP of Innovations at Huobi Global 
      • Sam Thapaliya: Founder of Zebec Protocol 
      • Adam Struck: Founder and Managing Partner at Struck Capital 
  • 2:00 PM - 2:50 PM Female Leadership Panel 
    • Topics: World-renowned female leaders come together to give insights into how female leaders are taking charge of the future of entrepreneurship, inspiring the next generation of female leaders.
    • Panelists:
      • (Moderator) Elizabeth Harrington: US Publisher at Hurun Report 
      • June Zhu: Founder of Chargergogo
      • Trish Halamandaris: Director at UCLA Venture Accelerator
      • Dr. Anita Sengupta: Founder and CEO at HydroPlane
      • Yiwen Li: Principal at Alumni Ventures
      • Carmen Palafox: Partiner at MiLA Capital
  • 2:50 PM - 3:40 PM Technology and Innovation Panel co-hosted by Fenbushi Capital and BitMart
    • Topics: Hosted by renowned VC, Fenbushi Capital, this particular panel will talk in-depth and reveal more detail on the cutting-edge technology space.
    • Panelists:
      • (Moderator) Bella Zhang: Investment Manager at Fenbushi Capital
      • Sunny Lu: CEO at VeChain
      • Kang Li: CSO at CertiK 
      • Jason Li: CEO and Co-Founder at MPCVault
  • 3:40 PM - 4:30 PM VC and Investment Panel
    • Topics: Get a sneak peek inside the mind of leading VCs that are behind today’s biggest and newest businesses. Focusing on topics such as the future challenges and opportunities in the VC space, the VC and Investment Panel will surely be inspirational. 
    • Panelists:
      • (Moderator) Zhen Cao: Partner - Asia at Republic
      • Joseph Mei: Partner at 10H Capital 
      • Banafsheh Fathieh: Founding Partner at Faction VC 
      • Huan Li: Venture Partner at Plug and Play Tech Center; Partner at PreAngel Partners
      • May Wang: Vice President at Galaxy Interactive

Cocktail Reception/ Networking 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Gala Dinner Registration 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Awards Ceremony Gala Dinner with Live Performances 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM 


Hurun is a research, media, and investment group that has been promoting entrepreneurship since 1999. Established in the UK, Hurun also has a major presence in China, India, France, the USA, Australia, Japan, Canada, and Luxembourg. In 2020, Hurun generated 8 billion combined views online and offline, up 50% year on year, on the back of providing lists and research reports. With over 22 years of experience in China and 6 years globally, 2022 is the year Hurun officially entered the North American market.


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