K-TECH Silicon Valley 2013

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Startup Pitch Speakers

Nov. 15th (9:00AM - 2:00PM) @ California Ballroom

  • Kihyun Jung

    SK planet
    Chief Product Officer

  • Agenda

    Keynote Speech

  • Profile

    Kihyun Jung is CPO of SK planet, the company that provides online and mobile platform services. Jung earned Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in mechanical engineering from Seoul National University. He has an experience in founding a Startup company and worked as a business consultant at Accenture and Boston Consulting Group for several years. He also worked as a manager at Strategy Planning & Business Development Team at eBay Korea. After earning a MBA degree from UC Berkeley, he joined Google Inc. and managed global search UI, search quality and Knol product. He also led managing Google Display Ads payment product and Google Play International products. As the first Korean to join Google Inc., he led setting up Google Korea. He joined SK Planet in 2012 and currently serves as regional CPO, leading global products and platform development in content area. He is also responsible for setting up SKP’s US operation.

    SK Planet aims to becoming a global platform innovator, with a strong focus on delivering greater value to customers and business partners. SK planet aspires to become a global platform innovator based on the ecosystem that is built on the values of openness and sharing. To this end, the company plans to expand the areas where it creates value with its globally-competitive digital content product, and creates new value with its integrated commerce platform that encompasses online, offline and mobile channels, together with an innovative marketing communication.

  • Kayvan Baroumand

    nestGSV
    Founder and CEO

  • Agenda

    Keynote Speech

  • Profile

    Kayvan Baroumand is the Founder and CEO nestGSV, a global platform supporting innovation that aims to connect the “Global Silicon Valley”. nestGSV has one of largest networks of venture capitalist, angel investors, large corporations, governments, universities, professional service providers (investment bankers, lawyers, accountants) and entrepreneurs that that enables cooperation amongst these entities to compete in the global marketplace. nestGSV aims to develop a standard around entrepreneurship with a focus on entrepreneurial development and training and by coordinating its activities, programs and processes to create a global filter of entrepreneurs that could compete without prejudice of where they come from. nestGSV is a partnership with GSV Capital a 300 Million Dollar venture capital firm that invest in global companies. nestGSV aims to establish center around the world to support “global entrepreneurship”. nestGSV is strategically located at Stanford University Mid Point Technology Center in the heart of Silicon Valley.