Innovation & Digital Marketing: Mr Simon Kahn (Chief Marketing Officer - Asia Pacific, Google)


University of Michigan Alumni Singapore presents
Leaders and Best: Conversations with Wolverines speaker series

Innovation & Digital Marketing
Mr Simon Kahn, Chief Marketing Officer - Asia Pacific, Google

23 August 2016, Tuesday
6:30pm high tea and networking reception
7:30pm main event
8:30pm raffle and closing

Google offices, 8 Marina View, Asia Square Tower 1, Level 29, Singapore 018960

due to space restrictions, event will be limited to the first 50 Michigan alumni and 50 non-alumni

About the talk:

How does a company like Google continue to innovate in ways that are relevant to customers around the world? What digital marketing best practices help drive the company's business in Asia Pacific? Simon Kahn, Google's CMO for the region, will share the answers during this insightful session. Following his talk and Q&A will be an intimate chat about his career and reflections on Ann Arbor. Join us for high tea and networking before the talk from 6:30-7:30, and stick around for the raffle drawing at 8:30!

Speaker bio:

Simon Kahn is responsible for marketing strategy, development, and execution for Google’s consumer-facing and B2B products and solutions in Asia Pacific.

Simon served on AmCham's Board of Governors for six years including three years as Chairman.

Previously, he worked at American Express for thirteen years including serving as Country Manager for Singapore from 2008 to 2011. Prior to joining American Express, Simon was Executive Director of Youth Venture, a non-profit that works with young people to develop and run their own businesses and organizations. Simon worked in national politics and government for four years including working in the White House Liaison office in the Department of State.

He holds a BA in Asian Studies from Swarthmore College and a Masters in Chinese Studies and MBA from the University of Michigan. Simon is married with three young sons.

Event Timeline
  • The event description was updated. Diff 2016-07-12 12:06:54
Tue Aug 23, 2016
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM SGT
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Google, 8 Marina View, Asia Square Tower 1, Level 29
Michigan Alum $10.00
Non-Alum $15.00
Venue Address
8 Marina View, Asia Square Tower 1 Singapore
ID required at lobby reception desk. Guests who purchased tickets prior to 18 Aug will have lift access directly to Level 29; all others will have to go to Level 30 first.
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