How to create or find opportunities in China: IJF 2021
China can be a place full of opportunities. Success, and especially in China, is no straight line. To get where we aspire to be, one can try to be consistent and resolute with creating opportunities.
In order to better understand how to create or find more professional, business, or start up opportunities in China, we invited international entrepreneurs from different backgrounds to share their stories and insights with us.
As part of the 2021 International Job Fair organised by BeHive and HICOOL, we are pleased to present you an engaging panel discussion with Angela, Wahed, Jonas and Miatta at the same venue.
Panel Discussion Topics:
- Speaker introduction
- The Journey: Starting a Business, Volunteering, Networking, Building Partnerships, Job-seeking
- Hacking opportunity creation and best tips
Angela Zhang 张程程Co-Founder of the LATAM CHINA TECH and CSR at BeHive
张程程 Angela Zhang is the cofounder of LATAM CHINA TECH. She leverages the knowledge of community building and communication to promote connectivity between China and Latin America through tech and innovation.
Angela contributes to grassroots entrepreneurship by organizing and facilitating startup weekend events. She also empowers students from underprivileged backgrounds as the social impact program lead of BeHive.
Jonas Wolf 郎伟 Founder, LeaDAOship Chief Hackathon Officer, Founders Lair Forbes 30 under 30 创始人，LeaDAOship 首席黑客马拉松官，Founders Lair 福布斯 30 under 30榜Jonas Wolf 郎伟Founder, LeaDAOship Chief Hackathon Officer, Founders Lair Forbes 30 under 30 创始人，LeaDAOship 首席黑客马拉松官，Founders Lair 福布斯 30 under 30榜
Jonas Wolf 郎伟 is a Forbes 30 under 30 Social Entrepreneur and a World Economic Forum Global Shaper with a track record of transforming lives by inspiring and empowering people, driving change, growth, and getting results for individuals, startups, and corporations alike. Jonas hosted more than 40 hackathons all over APAC.
Today, Jonas accelerates the GROWTH of companies and individuals across APAC. He founded LeaDAOship with the mission to grow entrepreneurial leaders through transformational trainings and events.
Miatta Momoh Co-founder & Business Development Manager at Kente & Silk, Co-founder at Women in Media ChinaMiatta MomohCo-founder & Business Development Manager at Kente & Silk, Co-founder at Women in Media China
Born to a family of Sierra Leonean creators and innovators, Miatta Momoh is the co-founder of Kente & Silk (www.kenteandsilk.com) with over 10 years of business experience in advertising operations, client services, event management, publishing, print & online marketing across the US, UK, Africa and APAC. As an MBA graduate, from one of the world’s leading business schools – Peking University’s Guanghua School of Management, she uses clear business objectives, data-driven insights, and strong personable skills to bridge gaps in Africa-China relations. As well as driving business partnerships for Kente & Silk, she has also managed business development and marketing for other start-ups and large enterprises, like developing cross-cultural business opportunities and content strategies for iQiyi.com and JD.COM.
Wahed Ahmadzai 马赫Founder at NHUB, Managing Director at Alumni Talent Alliance
Wahed is a serial entrepreneur and community builder based in Beijing, with years of extensive experience in startup management, HR, and communication. He’s the founder of NHUB, one of the first foreign enterprises registered in Beijing Chaoyang Free Trade Zone, and the secretary-general of Alumni Talent Alliance, non-profit entrepreneurship and career guidance service platform for international talents. Wahed is also the Phoenix Youth Ambassador for Chaoyang district, Vice Secretary General of UIBE International Alumni Alliance, and a veteran of the Beijing startup ecosystem, advising local governments on policy, ecosystem management, and how to build inclusive and supportive platforms for talents. So far, Wahed has helped more than 300 international talents find jobs, and helped 20+ talents start their entrepreneurship journey.