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Eva Yoo plans to cycle along the ancient Silk Road as well as One Belt One Road from May (Shanghai) to December, 2018 (London). She will cycle through 14 countries -- China, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Turkey, Greece, Albania, Croatia, Italy, Switzerland, France, the U.K., and South Korea— during which she will be interviewing startup entrepreneurs in those countries, utilizing her expertise as a tech reporter.
She is originally from Seoul and previously worked as a writer at TechNode in Shanghai, focusing on Alibaba and Tencent. In the past she wrote with Korean tech media platform beSUCCESS, and has spent time with dozens of entrepreneurs in both Silicon Valley and Tel Aviv reporting on tech culture in the world's biggest innovation hubs.
Eva is a frequent speaker at Shanghai (Burberry, Rotary Pagoda, Jipyung lawfirm) and Korea (Korean VC community, Angel investors organization, Startup Alliance, KT, NEOWIZ and D.CAMP) She co-hosts weekly podcast "Heading to China" with Eliot Shin, CEO of NEOPLY China, and organizes monthly seminar for Korean entrepreneurs in Shanghai, speaking about latest tech trends in China. She writes her startup stories in Israel, Silicon Valley and China on her blog EvaNote.
Eva previously served as a marketing manager at Korean startup Nalebe, she also participated in the StarTau Entrepreneurship program in Israel and published 11 startup video lessons with Startup consultant Emma Butin. She also hosted a YouTube channel, ISUP, where she has interviewed 100 tech-preneurs. As part of the business business development team at NewsJelly, she won the first place in the Silicon Valley Korean startup Demo day after a three month accelerator program in Rocket Space.
In the past Eva has also volunteered in Ecuador as a Korean language teacher, and speaks Korean, English, Spanish and Chinese.