Agenda : INTERNET DATING & DATING INDUSTRY CONFERENCE (Hong Kong 2005)



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Thursday - May 12, 2005
Harbor View Rooms (I and II) - Excelsior Hong Kong
 
08:00 AM -=-=-=-=- Registration / Exhibit Hall opens
 
08:20 AM Marc Lesnick
(The Conference Organizer)
Opening remarks
 
08:30 AM Pierre Wuu
(CEO)
Click2Asia
Keynote Address: The Asian Online Dating Market
 
09:15 AM Andrew Conru
(CEO)
Asia Friendfinder
Dating and Social Netwoking in Asian Nations: Experience from a USA Based Company
 
09:45 AM -=-=-=-=- Networking Break
(Harbor View Room III)
 
10:30 AM Derek Ling
(Founder & CEO)
Tianji.com
The Social Networking Revenue Model: China's Distinctive Advantage Over the U.S.
 
11:15 AM Michael Clinch
(Regional Director - Asia Pacific)
Plutolife

Christopher Magnani
(Regional Director - Asia Pacific)
Live The Game
The Mobile Dating Market in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand & Indonesia
 
12:00 PM -=-=-=-=- Lunch
 
 
 WORKSHOP A
Harbor View Room I - Excelsior Hong Kong
 
01:30 PM Timmy Yu
(Director)
Timway Hong Kong Search Engine Ltd
Search Engine Marketing and Keyword Preferences in China and Greater China for Social Networking
 
 WORKSHOP B
Harbor View Room II - Excelsior Hong Kong
 
01:30 PM Michael Jones
(CEO)
Userplane

Chris Lowe
(Manager of Asia/Pacific Rim)
Silk Road Technologies
Chat and A/V Chat Technologies to the Asian Online Market
 
3:00 PM -=-=-=-=- Networking Break
(Harbor View Room III)
 
 
 WORKSHOP A
Harbor View Room I - Excelsior Hong Kong
 
03:30 PM Dawn Xiao Yan Li
(Director)
Asian Promise

Richard Kaser
(Director)
Asian Promise
Online Matchmaking and Online Dating in China / The Challenges Facing Online Dating Businesses in China
 
 
 WORKSHOP B
Harbor View Room II - Excelsior Hong Kong
 
03:30 PM Richard Exon
(Business Development Director)
Bartle Bogle Hegarty
Television Advertising and Television Marketing to the Far East for Online Dating and Social Networking
 
05:45 PM -=-=-=-=- Cocktail Reception
(Complimentary Hors D'ouvres with 2 Drink Tickets)
 
07:45 PM -=-=-=-=- End of Day 1
 
 
Friday - May 13, 2005
Harbor View Rooms (I and II) - Excelsior Hong Kong
 
09:00 AM Stuart Phillips
(Director)
One2One Magazine - Asia
Magazine Advertising in Malaysia, Taiwan and China for Dating and Social Networking
 
09:45 AM -=-=-=-=- Networking Break
(Harbor View Room III)
 
10:30 AM Joseph Chan
(CEO)
Asia Pay
Payment Systems in Asia
 
11:15 AM Murugavel Janakiraman
(CEO)
Bharat Matrimony
India's Online Dating Market
 
12:00 PM -=-=-=-=- Lunch
 
 
 WORKSHOP A
Harbor View Room I - Excelsior Hong Kong
 
01:30 PM Dr. Song Li
(CEO)
Sinofriends, Inc
96333.com
Mobile Dating in China and Internet Dating in China
 
3:00 PM -=-=-=-=- Networking Break
(Harbor View Room III)
 
 
 PANEL
Harbor View Rooms I & II - Excelsior Hong Kong
 
03:30 PM Pierre Wuu
(CEO)
Click2Asia

Calvin Shueh
(Director of Web Development)
Friendfinder, Inc.

Murugavel Janakiraman
(CEO)
Bharat Matrimony

Dr. Song Li
(CEO)
Sinofriends, Inc
96333.com

Derek Ling
(Founder & CEO)
Tianji.com
The Online Dating Industry in Asia - Issues from Executives and Management
 
 
05:30 PM -=-=-=-=- Conference Adjourns
 


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