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WigWag wins SVIEF 2015 Innovation Award

We are very excited and honored to announce that WigWag has been named one of the 2015 Silicon Valley Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum (SVIEF) Innovation Awards Top 30!

Hosted by the US China Technology Innovation Association (UCTIA) and organized by the SVIEF Business Club, the SVIEF Innovation Awards are presented to the winners on September 27th, 2015 at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, California.

Winners are chosen by an independent panel of judges based on the following criteria:

  • Whether the technology breaks with conventional ideas or processes in its field
  • If the technology goes beyond what's considered marginal improvements on existing products and services
  • The potential impact the technology has in its field or on future technology

You can find the complete list of winners here.

The main focus of the 5th annual SVIEF is the theme of the "Future of Innovation: Smart Everything," and features 100+ high-profile speakers and 100+ tech exhibitors for the 10,000+ attendees to experience.

Keynote Speakers for 2015 include Actor and Entrepreneur Ashton Kutcher, Congresswoman Judy Chu, Founder & Managing Partner of DBL Partners Ira Ehrenpreis, Cheetah Mobile CEO Sheng Fu, and more. Topics to be covered at SVIEF 2015 include the Internet of Cars, Wearables, Smart Home, Drones, Internet of Things (IoT), Virtual Reality, 3D Printing, Artificial Intelligence, Cloud Computing, Bid Data, Mobile Gaming, and Mobile Applications.

We are honored to have the opportunity to attend this year's conference and to be receiving this recognition from SVIEF.

About UCTIA:
The US China Technology Innovation Association was established to promote business collaboration between China and U.S in the high-tech field. It is a public non-profit organization that was registered in the State of California, with the special purpose to support the leading high-tech communication platform- Silicon Valley Technology Innovation & Entrepreneurship Forum (SVIEF). This alliance was formed by a group of high-tech professionals and entrepreneurs, and its mission is to promote high-tech innovation, talents and projects exchange as well as to foster communication and collaboration in high-tech, education and cultural fields. UCTIA currently organizes and supports large scale high-tech annual conferences, start-up contests, professional seminars and business matchmaking. It also hosts corporate and government delegations from both China & U.S.

About SVIEF Business Club:
The SVIEF Business Club is launched on the foundation of SVIEF and is designed to provide an advanced networking experience for executives and entrepreneurs in high-tech industry to connect US and China. The club leads the industry, and offers industry events and workshops on monthly basis, to provide networking, capital, branding, and technology to its members. The club provides the individual membership and enterprise membership, both in standard level and premium level. For Individual members, the club monthly provides various events, business exchange and SVIEF service. For enterprise members, the club provides high-quality business networking, workshops, SVIEF service and advanced business investigations, along with the exclusive professional venture capital service. All the membership is exclusively available to C level executives in high-tech companies, entrepreneurs, investors, and executives that are approved by the club committee, with their own project, start-up companies, or small business, to guarantee that the members can access connections to the most influential business leaders from top 500 companies between US and China. And with the resource from the club, we hope to leverage the some of the best practices and networks from accelerators, VC firms, and top tech companies in the spirit of Silicon Valley innovation, to create the most optimal platform for the development and success of entrepreneurs.

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