The 2nd Annual Postmortem Conference Showcases the Best Startup Failures, Pivots and Missed Opportunities

Failure is part of life, and we will always keep failing, but few things are worse than repeating the failures of others. Learn from their mistakes, take the path less walked, it might end up being the right one.

“Postmortem is a process, performed at the conclusion of a project to determine and analyze elements of the project that were successful or unsuccessful.”

Following last years success, Postmortem Conference is back! It will take place in Hong Kong (again), but this time at Hysan Place, Causeway Bay.

Postmortem Conference is where founders, investors, lawyers, mentors, etc share their stories of failures, pivots, co-founder fights, stress, missed investments, production problems, fund raising issues, and much more.

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StartupBootCamp FinTech Pitch Day Comes to Hong Kong on 27 January

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The Financial Technology or FinTech scene keeps getting hotter and hotter in the city that was built for it in Asia. So its no surprise that more events revolving around this industry are happening in Hong Kong.

We sat down with Markus Gnirck the co-founder and COO of StartupBootCamp to throw some light on the upcoming pitch day on 27 January 2015 at PaperclipHK.

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You’re Invited: Fireside Chat with SoftLayer’s George Karidis at Paperclip on 19 August

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Next week, SoftLayer – and IBM Company‘s Chief Strategy Officer George Karidis will be back in Hong Kong and there are a bunch of events happening for startups.

This is a great chance to learn from the infrastructure company that recently opened a datacentre in Hong Kong (and will soon open ones in Tokyo, Shanghai, Beijing and Sydney for APAC) to serve the growing need for cloud services in Asia on topics like:

  • How they helped WhatsApp scale to a US$19 billion company (bought by Facebook)
  • How FitBit became the most successful Catalyst startup.
  • Share insight into the global startup market from mentoring at accelerators.
  • What the cloud means for your startups as it becomes the new standard.

George will be at a Fireside Chat at Paperclip on August 19 from 7-9pm, please register here.

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