Lunch with Aglaia Kong CTO at Henderson Land Group & former CTO, Corporate Network at Google (1 Aug)

Regular price $2,000.00

Meet Aglaia, whose inventions were adopted in GPS and by NASA, and hear her stories working as CTO (Corporate Networking) at Google and more!

Date & time: 1 August 2020 12:15-2:30pm

Location: To be confirmed

What you'll get 

  • Light lunch with Aglaia and other like-minded individuals (maximum 15 people) 
  • Learn how she leads the development of smart technology at the tech & property giants! (or ask anything you want!) 
  • Acknowledgment as a Donor at the event 
  • Tax-deductible donation receipt in Hong Kong

    About Aglaia Kong 

    Aglaia Kong is CTO for Henderson Land Group; Chairman for LeapFive, focusing on chip; CEO/CTO for ExaLeap, a technology company focusing on smart home, smart enterprise, smart health and smart city solutions for social impact.

    Prior to ExaLeap, Aglaia Kong was Google CTO overseeing Google and Alphabet network infrastructure. Leveraging Artificial Intelligent (AI) and Machine Learning (ML), she defines and designs the overall architecture to build Software Defined Network (SDN). With SDN, the network is configured and optimized automatically based on intent and policy. She was also part of Google Cloud CTO Office and initiated Google Cloud IOT Core. She defined and drove Google smart building effort worldwide and educated the industrial on the approach for smart buildings.

    Before Google, Aglaia Kong was the Cisco’s CTO for IOE (Internet of Everything) Solution Group and VP of Technology leading solution innovation for IOT. IOE is about connecting things (IOT) together for different vertical. With things together, Cisco can help customers to optimize their operations via data analytics and drive new business value. In this role, she works closely with partners and industrial experts to create new solutions for verticals like oil & gas, manufacture, energy, smart cities/nations and health care etc..

    In her time in Cisco, she is also VP/GM for Connected Platform Group, focusing in delivering innovative products/platforms to enable various vertical solutions, such as education, health care and smart cities. She is also served as CTO for Cisco China, understanding the unique China trends & needs, creating new products to address these needs, and driving many partnerships to help Cisco to get into new markets and participate in country transformational deals.

    What your donation will support 

    • Time Auction, a charity which connects young people with inspiring leaders while encouraging volunteerism. Over 68,800 volunteer hours were raised to date — Your donation will further fuel our movement of learning and volunteering! 

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