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Giang Biscan

Founder
TheStartupAngel.com
Giang Biscan, PhD. is the Producer of Mixergy.com and TheStartupAngel.com (previously AsAble.com). Mixergy.com is a daily online interviews of successful entrepreneurs, such as Jimmy Wales (founder of Wikipedia), Tony Hseih (Zappos) and G Chahal (Blue Lithium).... TheStartupAngel is a support resource for early stage startup entrepreneurs to get exposure to users and investors. Giang is also an intellectual property specialist, currently managing a patent portfolio valued at ~$1B for a New York Stock Exchange public technology company. In 1997, Giang founded an internet startup, which she sold her shares later in 1998. She then went on to real estate investment from which she still owns a portfolio of residential properties in Australia, Asia and USA. From 1997 to 2005, Giang also operated a technology transfer service, VietSight Pty Ltd, for telecommunication & pneumatic equipment from Australia and Europe to Vietnam. She teaches entrepreneurship and social media at various business programs at UCLA and at her local city. She has a PhD in Chemical Engineering from the University of Newcastle in Australia, and an MBA from UCLA. In her PhD, she developed the Reflux Classifier technology that raised the bar in efficiency for the mineral processing industry worldwide. Her PhD work was honored with the 2000 Science & Technology Innovation medal from the Australian Minister of Industries and Resources and a Technology award by United Airlines. The technology she developed is currently saving Australia $100M+ per year in mineral resources. The technology is currently being used in Africa, Asia and USA.

My Speaker Sessions

Tuesday, March 15
 

9:30am CDT