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11 Sep: The Value Prop Show Episode 6 – Comparing Developed and Developing economies through Big Data Analytics

In this episode of PBEC’s “The Value Prop” we sat down with Lead Economist Wolfgang Fengler of World Bank and World Data Lab a wholly-owned subsidiary he also heads up to talk about their wonderful data analytics platforms as a source for good in society. They also are able to collate and analyze huge amounts of historical data and produce pretty accurate forecasts around measuring populations, demographics and even the progress or lack of it on alleviating world poverty. The…

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24 Jul: The Value Prop Show Episode 5 – The World of Cryptocurrency

In this episode we hear from two leading experts from the world of Cryptocurrency. We welcome Alexander Hoeptner, CEO of 100x Group, the holding structure of BitMEX, which is one of the largest crypto derivatives exchanges globally with a fully verified user base. Alex was previously the CEO at Börse Stuttgart and Chairman of the supervisory board of the Börse Stuttgart digital exchange & Leonard Weese is Co-Founder of The Bitcoin Association of Hong Kong and a renowned advocate and respected commentator…

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23 Jun: Episode 4: The Value Prop Show with Joanna Caen MD of PraxisIFM

Audio file: https://salonfilmsit-my.sharepoint.com/:u:/g/personal/iona_salonmedia_com/Edefara3DTFGm_G4P1HPgnQBClikrxmSCCBYO1LrujpaSQ?e=cr57cW Our guest for this episode: Joanna Caen of PraxisIFM a family office-focused global advisory firm. Joanna is a qualified solicitor in New Zealand and Hong Kong. She practiced for 13 years and was previously a partner for the international law firm Herbert Smith Freehills. In July 2020 she made the career jump to be our managing director in Hong Kong. Joanna has spent her entire career helping clients protect and grow their assets, whether through on or…

06 May: Episode 3: New Zealand’s Agribusiness

Soundcloud Audio Podcast file: https://soundcloud.com/pbec-org/the-value-prop-apac-investing-ep-3-new-zealand Title: The Value Prop – APAC Investing Episode 3 New Zealand’s Agribusiness brought to you by PBEC Program Description: The Value Prop – APAC Investing is brought to you by PBEC – Pacific Basin Economic Council a regional CEO Think Tank est. since 1967. Episode 3 is focused on New Zealand Agribusiness sector and who also happens to be the host country and Chair of APEC2021. We are joined by the Chair of ABAC –…

24 Mar: Episode Two: Launch in the Philippines

Recording date & time: March 2021 Filmed on locations: Salon Films Studio, Kowloon, Hong Kong & Manila in the Philippines Participants: Jojo Flores Co-Founder Plug & Play Tech Center https://www.plugandplaytechcenter.com/ Plug and Play Tech Center was officially launched in 2006. Plug and Play is a global innovation platform that connects start-ups to investors and corporations worldwide. We also invest in over a hundred companies each year. During our first few months, we only had 20 companies in our portfolio and did three investments…

24 Mar: The Value Prop Episode One: A Philippines Endeavor

Recording date & time: March 2021 Filmed on locations: Salon Films Studio, Kowloon, Hong Kong & Manila in the Philippines Participants: Manny Ayala Managing Director Endeavor Philippines  www.endeavor.org Manny’s wide-ranging career has included being a founder of a number of undertakings- a boutique invesment bank, an animation company and more recently, a tech incubator called Hatchd.  Prior to his entry into the world ot entrepreneurship, Manny worked as a senior executive for a number of global media companies including Discovery…