Tech@50: Startups for Mid-Career Professionals: Are you fit to join or run a startup?
Speaker: Chak Kong Soon,
Managing Partner, Stream Global
23 Oct 2019
630 to 830pm
Blk 79 Ace Ideation Centre
79 Ayer Rajah Crescent, #01-13/14
LaunchPad@one-north Singapore 13995
In this informal gathering, we discuss the topic of the challenges and opportunities for mid-career professionals to work in tech startups – particularly if you are in your 40s and 50s. Learn what is life about working in startups, understanding the various growth stages, knowing what skills are in demand, how to acquire tech skills, working with younger colleagues, how to thrive in this fast paced environment, etc.
Come and find out if working in a startup is for you!
Who should attend: Mid-career Professionals - whether employed or unemployed - who have an interest in working in tech startups.
Registration fee: $20 (online). No walk-ins.
About the Speaker:
Chak Kong Soon, Managing Partner, Stream Global
Chak has been in the ICT industry for more than three decades. His passion in building and nurturing organisations led him to collaborate with several prominent individuals to start Stream Global with the objective to invest, partner and assist ICT entrepreneurs in realising their potentials. His entrepreneurial spirit has earned him the Young Professional of the Year in 1999. Chak also received the Singapore Computer Society’s (SCS) President's Award in 2007 and was conferred the SCS Honorary Fellow in 2016 for his outstanding commitment and contributions to SCS.
About the Organiser:
Tech@50 is a meetup for mid-career PMETs who wants to explore working in the burgeoning tech startup sector. They will get up close and personal with veteran leaders in this industry and hear from their experiences working in the frontiers of technology innovations. Join us and learn how to be part of this growing sector if you are considering a career in this space!
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