Silicon Dragon Global Online: Ask A VC & Tech Titan Series

Silicon Dragon Ventures has launched an online series, Ask A VC Anything & Ask A Tech Titan!
Hosted by journalist and author Rebecca Fannin, these episodes feature chats with prominent VCs.
An online audience may ask questions during these sessions.
This series provides an up-close profile of leading VCs and gives the audience a chance to interact and learn directly.     The Ask A VC series launched in April 2020, adding to our Silicon Dragon Forums held globally since 2010.
For key takeaways, see Silicon Dragon Blog
For videos, see Silicon Dragon YouTube


2021 SCHEDULE, Video Recaps

January 13    Ray Lane, Managing Partner, GreatPoint Ventures /  former Oracle COO & Kleiner Perkins partner

January 21      John Chambers, Founder & CEO, JC2Ventures / Former Cisco CEO

January 28     Brad Smith, Founder, Wing 2 Wing Foundation / Intuit Executive Chairman

February 4     Networking, Silicon Dragon Circle

February 25   Jeffrey Lee, Managing Partner, Northern Light Venture Capital, Silicon Valley

March 18       Steven Hoffman, Chairman & CEO, Founders Space

March 31      Bruno Bensaid, Co-founder, Shanghaivest

April 14         Candice Brackeen, General Partner, Lightship Capital

April 28         Wei Jiang, Founding Partner, CatchLight Capital

May 26          Jonathan Qiu, Managing Director, Hony Capital

June 10         Bill Reichert, Partner, Pegasus Tech Ventures

June 16       Nicolas Sauvage, Paul Holland TDK Ventures/Mach49

September 8      The Great China Debate: Panel

September  15    Bob Ackerman, Managing Director & Founder, AllegisCyber Capital

September 21    Jim Robinson, Founder & General Partner, RRE Ventures

September 30   Dan Schwartz & Daniel Gould, Investors, Bay Area Angels

October 7          Nihal Mehta, Founding General Partner, Eniac Ventures, 4pm PT

October 14        Jake Seid, Managing Director, Stone Bridge Ventures, 11am PT/ 2pm ET

October 28       Michael Wolf, Activate’s Annual Tech and Media Outlook 2022, 2pm PT / 5pm ET

November 2      Silicon Dragon HK 2021, 5:30pm PT

November 10   Yanev Suissa, Partner, SineWave Ventures     2pm PT

November 18   Andrew Chung, Founder & Managing Partner, 1955 Capital, 4pm PT

December 9     Sandeep Murthy, Partner, Lightbox Ventures

December 15   Hussein Kanji, Tech Investor/ Partner, Hoxton Ventures

David Yuan, General Partner, Tidemark





April 3   Bill Tai, the VC Who First Backed Zoom/ Silicon Valley

April 9   Brian Cohen, NY Venture Partners, NY Angels & First Investor in Pinterest/ New York

April 16  Jim Scheinman, Maven Ventures: The VC Who Named Zoom /  Silicon Valley

April 23  Gary Rieschel, Qiming Ventures, the VC Who Jumpstarted US-China Venture /Seattle, China

April 29  Jay Eum, Samsung Ventures, the VC with the Best Korean Connections/  Seattle, Seoul


May 7  Jeff Chi, Vickers Venture Partners / Singapore, Shanghai

May 14  Kamran Ansari, Greycroft / New York, Silicon Valley

May 21  Melissa Guzy, Arbor Ventures /  Singapore, Israel, Silicon Valley

May 28  Sean O’Sullivan, SOSV /  New York, China, Taiwan


June 4  Kyle Lui, Partner, DCM / Silicon Valley

June 11  Silicon Dragon NY Online Forum / Global

June 18  Chibo Tang, Gobi Partners / Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund

June 25  James Mi, Founding Partner, Lightspeed China Partners


July 9 Silicon Dragon Online HK Forum 2020/Ask 3 VCS
VCs Edith Yeung, Tytus Michalski, Chibo Tang   (Silicon Valley / Hong Kong)

July 30  Silicon Dragon Online LA Forum 2020 & Ask A VC
Chris Fenton, Author, Feeding The Dragon / CEO, Media Capital Technologies  (Los Angeles)
Annis Uzzaman, General Partner & CEO, Pegasus Tech Ventures


September 17    Mohanjit Jolly, Iron Pillar (ex-DFJ India)   (Silicon Valley, India)

September 24   Andy Tang, Draper Dragon/ Draper Associates  (Silicon Valley, China)

September 30   Roy Bahat, Head, Bloomberg Beta  (San Francisco)


October 15     Han Shen, Founding Partner,  (Silicon Valley)

October 22    Jeffrey Paine, Managing Partner, Golden Gate Ventures  (Singapore)


November 11   Jon Medved, OurCrowd, Israel

November 18,  David Lam, General Partner, Atlantic Bridge (Silicon Valley)


December 3  Nazar Yasin, Founder & Managing Partner, Rise Capital (Silicon Valley)



Videos for many Silicon Dragon Online shows can be seen on Silicon Dragon YouTube channel.

Others may be purchased for replay, via Silicon Dragon PayPal account:
$20 each.