The Vision


The Vision

  • Connect with the East and the West - The event builds on East West Bank’s success as a bank focused on the United States and Greater China markets. Our understanding of cultural and business practices on both sides of the Pacific enables us to provide deep and broad expertise.
  • Professional and Experienced - The event taps into a network of highly qualified experts so you can be in the known of the latest industry trends.
  • Comprehensive and Relevant - Designed with a deep understanding of the needs and challenges that business leaders and entrepreneurs face today, so the take-away will be useful and practical.

The Advantages

The Advantages

  • Silicon Valley Proximity
    Based in the epic center of the technology world, the event provides access to the inner circle of the Silicon Valley.
  • Flexible and Efficient
    From panels to mini-courses, the Program is flexible to meet busy travel schedule and jet-setting lifestyles.
  • Bilingual in Mandarin and English
    All venues are conducted in Mandarin Chinese and English with synchronized interpretation.

The Event Details

The event currently offers three modules and can be modified based on the participants’ requests.


Road to IPO

This module provides a comprehensive view of how to lead a private business to be public listed in the U.S., including:

  • The CEO Stories
    Hear renowned CEOs to recount how they took their businesses public
  • Post IPO
    Post-IPO CEOs discuss challenges and learnings from managing public companies and the Wall Street
  • IPO Logistics
    Learn the logistical details of going public from the experts in accounting, legal, and security exchanges
  • Voice of VC
    See how leading Silicon Valley venture capitalist compare startups in the U.S. and China

Wealth Management

Wealth Management

Financial seminars designed for global leaders, business executives, and entrepreneurs, including:

  • U.S. Real Estate
    How to invest in U.S. real estate market
  • Insurance Products
    How insurance products protect the future
  • Wealth & Growth
    Asset management, tax planning, retirement planning, savings for education, and much more
  • U.S. Education
    Cross-border educators discuss studying abroad

Hot Tech & Digitalization

Hot Tech & Digitalization

From traditional industries to category-defining sectors, business leaders recognize the importance of digitalization. Learn best practices from case studies and see what other executives experience in their journeys. Industries covered include:

  • Banking /Financial Services
  • Augmented Reality (AR) / Virtual Reality (VR)
  • Artificial Intelligence (AI) / Robotics
  • Blockchain / Bitcoins

Previous Speakers

We invite renowned executives and industry experts to our venues. Past speakers include

  • Dominic Ng

    Chairman and Chief Executive Officer



    East West Bank

  • Catherine Zhou

    Executive Vice President, Head of Consumer and Digital Banking 


    East West Bank

  • Andrew M. Pan

    Senior Vice President, Head of China Business and Strategy



    East West Bank

  • Wei Jiang

    Venture Partner




  • Jack Cassel

    Vice President, Listings and Capital Markets



  • Jonathan A. Hatton