Event is FINISHED

MaGIC Academy : Ahead Of The Curve by Brian Wong

Description
About the Speaker:

Brian Wong


Brian Wong is the co-founder and CEO of Kiip, a mobile rewards network that offers prizes to players that reach new levels or achievements in games or apps. The venture has raised $15.4 million, according to Kiip's website, making Wong's San Francisco-based company one of the hottest to watch. Brian Wong is the youngest person to ever receive venture capital funding as said by TechCrunch and the Wall Street Journal.


Overview :

Kiip has been named one of the world’s 50 Most Innovative Companies by Fast Company, listed by Forbes as one of the 4 Hot Online Ad Companies to Put on Your Watch List and included on the Dow Jones FasTech50 List. After skipping four K-12 grades, Wong received his Bachelor of Commerce from the University of British Columbia at age 18; shortly after he became one of the youngest people to ever receive venture capital funding. Wong is also recognized with many awards for his accomplishments and leadership, including: Forbes' 30 under 30; the Top 20 Under 20 awards for all of Canada; Business Insider's Top 25 Under 25 in Silicon Valley and 18 Most Important People in Mobile Advertising; Mashable's Top 5 Entrepreneurs to Watch; and the AdAge Creativity Top 50.



Key Takeaways :
  • Brian Wong's startup journey and challenges
  • Learn how to reward your users and make profit at the same time

Recommended Reading :


Event Timeline
Updates
  • The event description was updated. Diff 2015-03-19 14:15:37
Mon Mar 23, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM MYT
Add to Calendar
Venue
Microsoft Malaysia, Level 26, Menara 3 Petronas, Persiaran KLCC, Kuala Lumpur City Centre, 50088 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Tickets
Standard

On sale until Mar 22, 2015, 11:45:00 PM

Venue Address
Microsoft Malaysia, Level 26, Menara 3 Petronas, Persiaran KLCC, Kuala Lumpur City Centre, 50088 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Malaysia
Organizer
Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre
8,052 Followers