Head of Asia at RISE
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Member of Techsauce Global Summit 2019
Casey Lau is one of Asia's foremost tech startup pioneers. Born and raised in Canada, it was in Hong Kong that he had a successful e-commerce exit during the dotcom era. He went on to co-found **StartupsHK** - the startup ecosystem community with 15,000+ members in Hong Kong, celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2019. This year also marks the fifth annual **RISE** conference - powered by the same team behind Europe's massive **Web Summit** - which Casey co-hosts, and has helped propel into what is now the biggest technology innovation and entrepreneurship conference in the region. He is also Managing Partner at **Dimsum Ventures**; an Asia-based proptech fund dedicated to mentoring and investing in next-generation founders dedicated to emerging property and future of work technologies. He frequently speaks about building and developing ecosystems and community around the world. In his spare time, he is a comic book collector and action figure aficionado.
Techsauce Global Summit 2019
19 June, 2019 • 200 people in the audience
Two-thirds of the world’s population is expected to live in urban areas by 2050, according to United Nations estimates. The urban population of India and China are expected to surpass 1 b...