Mon, Apr 05|
SINGAPORE AS A BUSINESS LAUNCHPAD: FIRESIDE CHAT WITH MARK SHMULEVICH
Time & Location
Apr 05, 2021, 6:00 PM
About the Event
We are excited to announce our next speaker at Go Global World community!
Speaker(s): Mark Shmulevich Senior Vice President of Taiger Chairman, Digital Transformation chapter, SGTech
Description: Singapore is a country many businesses chose as a launchpad for international development. During the fireside chat, we will cover various aspects the companies should know to be most efficient in building their business in Singapore and from Singapore, from available support mechanisms to business development strategies. Q&A sessions will be a part of the event.
Online conference agenda: 5 min - Danil Kislinskiy will present Go Global World. 5 min - Aleks Farseev will present the speaker and topic of discussion. 30 min - Mark and Aleks will talk on the announced topic. 30 min - Q&A
About the speaker(s):
Mark Shmulevich is Singapore based technology business executive and investor. He is Senior Vice President of Taiger, AI solution provider for Knowledge Work Automation, as well as Board member and Chairman of Digital Transformation chapter of SGTech, the leading Singapore's federation of tech-in-core business. Mark also is Head of Zimin Institutes, a research commercialization engine, and early-stage investor.
Born in Moscow, Mark is a permanent resident of Singapore now. He graduated from Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology with honors, where he earned his BSc, MSc and PhD degrees in applied mathematics, focusing on data mining. Mark then led the business development division of the largest Russian space technology corporation and has supervised the establishment of the first US-Russia joint venture in satellite navigation. He also helped to launch an international research center in quantum physics in Russia and brought the center’s research focus to steady state as Chief Development Officer.
From 2012 to 2014, Mark served as Russia’s Deputy Minister of Information and Communications Technologies of Russia. He led the team that elaborated a nationwide IT industry support strategy, introduced a 50% tax benefit for small IT businesses and increased the number of free slots for students to get higher education in IT. From 2014 to 2018, Mark was the group Chief Strategy and Operations Officer at Acronis, a data protection company with international HQ in Singapore and Switzerland. Mark is certified as an Independent Director by INSEAD Business School and has delivered lectures on innovation strategy and technology commercialization in various organizations. He was recognized as Global Shaper by World Economic Forum (WEF).
Aleks Farseev is an entrepreneur, international keynote speaker and the CEO of SoMin.ai, a digital advertising optimization platform driven by AI. Known to be an expert in digital advertising and influencer marketing, Aleks has also co-authored over 20 scientific publications in international peer-reviewed journals and conferences. Farseev holds a research professor position at ITMO University, and chairs the Singapore chapter of the Go Global World community, helping entrepreneurs across the globe to bridge cultural and market entree gaps when tackling Asian markets.