On April 7-8, there was a two-day intensive workshop where 200 female startup founders gathered to learn, pitch, get inspired and mingled with other entrepreneurs, investors, and mentors. It was the second annual Project Entrepreneur Intensive sponsored by UBS and the Rent the Runway Foundation. I was selected as one of 200 and participated in it. It was an overwhelming experience and I would love to share the highlight of what I learned there.
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For the past ten years, I have worked in a speech interface industry that is flooded with Natural Language Understanding/Processing and Machine Learning technologies on top of Speech Recognition. Since AI became the hottest trend and a star for ambitious entrepreneurs in recent years, I have the impression that many are dazzled by the buzzword “AI”…
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On January 17 at WeWork Harlem, we had the very first TechinColor Live Facebook show organized by Chike Ukaegbu, the founder of Startup52, the only diversity focused tech accelerator in New York. I was honored to be invited there.
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I know this is the last minute notice but I will be on a Facebook live show Tech inColors tomorrow at 6:15pm EST on https://www.facebook.com/LIVEWITHCHIKE. I will give a short pitch and get immediate feedback from investors. Watch me kicking off the year!
Tech:inCOLORS is a FB Live show hosted by Chike Ukaegbu that explores the intersection of culture, tech, entrepreneurship and diversity in #TheHangoutLounge; and connects founders to investors in #ThePitchRoom. Do NOT miss it. CLICK and LIKE the page FB.COM/LIVEWITHCHIKE to join us every Tuesdays@6:15pm.
After all the gift wrapping, cakes, cards and spending time on instagram to watch cats on a decorated tree, the year of 2016 ended and the new year has come. I am looking back the year 2016 and trying to build a plan for 2017.
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It was already three months ago… Time really fly. I have been working hard on customer development, sales strategy, networking and foster tiny kittens rescued at my neighbor’s backyard. So cute. Buy anyway, my partner and CTO of qeep.ai Matthias Denecke and I were interviewed by ParleyMe on the Startup 52 Demo Day. It is now on Youtube.
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There was a free business boot camp organized by Brand Entrepreneurs focusing on IoT and AI on December 5.
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The big day is just around the corner, yes, Thanksgiving is the big day for all of us but it is especially so for the people who actually tackles a turkey in a kitchen.
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There was a big networking event by Venture crush last week, it served wine, steamed dumplings and macaron. But this is rather a pitch event helps connecting startups with investors.
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Honestly, I do not enjoy going to an event for networking purpose, I always envy a person who looks comfortable and confident to talk to new people.
But anyway I go to events. An event like Venture Crush AV on November 10 makes me feel a bit more comfortable because it serves wine… it makes people talk more casually and friendly.
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