Posts tagged Asia
Future of Food Roadshow

GlobalSF hosted the Future of Food Roadshow in Singapore and Hong Kong providing an opportunity for brands, entrepreneurs, and investors in the food industry to gain critical insight, access strategic opportunities, showcase solutions, and form connections with the food innovation ecosystem in Asia.

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SFAsia Fundraiser: A Taste of Malaysia with Lao Table

SFAsia hosted a fundraiser event at Lao Table in San Francisco celebrating Malaysian cuisine from guest Brooklyn-based Malaysian Chef Auria Abraham. SFAsia and Lao Table presented a curated 6-course menu by Chef Auria Abraham alongside Southeast Asian cabaret-style performances showcasing the cultural diversity of Malaysia. Funds raised from the event supported SFAsia's efforts in bringing a diversity of business and culture to the San Francisco Bay Area while strengthening our ties with Asia.

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U.S. Trade Tariffs on China: Effects on California’s Economy

The Assembly Select Committee on Asia/California Trade and Investment Promotion and the Assembly Committee on Jobs, Economic Development, and the Economy convened an informational hearing on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at the State Building in San Francisco to discuss the effects of the United States’ trade tariffs on China on the California economy. The joint hearing was hosted by California State Assembly Member and Chair of the Assembly Select Committee, Phil Ting, who commented on the current state of economic relations between California and China.

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Murat Wahab appointed as Director of SFAsia

GlobalSF announced today that Murat Wahab has been appointed Director of SFAsia, a regional initiative focused on Asian countries outside of China. Mr. Wahab will spearhead the organization’s regional initiative focused in Asia, outside of China, through connecting San Francisco Bay Area firms to opportunities throughout the Asia market and providing vital resources to companies in Asia seeking market access in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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Stanford Business School International Career Entrepreneurship Panel

On April 16, 2019, GlobalSF participated in a panel discussion on Launching Your International Career or Venture from the San Francisco Bay Area as part of the Stanford Graduate School of Business’ Brown Bag Lunch series. The conversation held at Stanford University drew in audience members comprising of Sloan Fellows from the Stanford MSx Program and Stanford University Alumni with interest in learning about the San Francisco Bay Area as a launchpad for global business and cross-border business opportunities in Latin America and Asia.

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