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Wuxi Innovation Forum – Shawn Flynn Keynote Speaker at ECI International Digital Innovation Festival

Published on December 5th, 2023


Thursday-Friday, December 7-8, 2023


Wuxi, China The ECI International Digital Innovation Festival, one of the four major innovation festivals in the world, will be grandly opened for the first time in Wuxi, China on December 7-8, 2023, and will be held simultaneously with Wuxi [ECI (Wuxi) Digital Innovation Industry Forum] co-sponsored by the Xinwu District People's Government of the city.

Since its launch in 2016, the ECI International Innovation Festival has attracted visitors from China, the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany, France, Russia, Switzerland, Italy, the Netherlands, Chile, Singapore, Japan, South Korea, Israel, Malaysia, Thailand, India, Nepal, Innovators, Innovation institutions, and innovative enterprises from 27 countries and regions including Pakistan, Australia, Brazil, Sweden, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan participated.

The theme of this Innovation Festival is highly responsive to the United Nations’ accelerated implementation of the 2030 Sustainable Development Initiative. The main forum of this conference, the ECI (International) Digital Economy Innovation Special Forum, is based on "Digital Innovation and Global Sustainable Development" " as the theme. At this special event, guest representatives from the host city - Wuxi, China, together with representatives from the United States, the Netherlands, Italy, France, Cameroon, Thailand, Nepal and other countries, as well as representatives from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan, will jointly read "Our Commitment to the Earth” from the Global Digital Economy ESG (Wuxi) Initiative.

Mr. Shawn Flynn from [World Innovation Center - Silicon Valley, USA] is not only a Principal of Global Capital Market and an investment banker, but also hosts the "Silicon Valley Podcast". He will use his unique cross-border innovator perspective to guide us through "Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow of Digital Innovation in Silicon Valley”. Shawn will explain changes in the investment landscape, entrepreneurial ecosystem and technology. He will also talk about the "Key insights from the Silicon Valley Elites" that he has interviewed.

Since its inception, ECI has been initiated by Chinese experts. With an international perspective, it looks at the world and connects the world, in order to continue to serve innovations and entrepreneurs in China and even around the world, and to "Bring Innovation to Life". In order to fulfill the mission of the organization, in the past 10 years, it has continued to empower the five major functions of “discovering innovation, commanding innovation, researching innovation, educating innovation, and incubating innovation”.

For More Information


Shawn Flynn is a Principal at Global Capital Markets, a premier middle-market investment bank with a global presence. Shawn has expertise in mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, financial restructuring, and secondaries. He speaks Mandarin and is the host of the award-winning Podcast The Silicon Valley Podcast. Connect with him on LinkedIn.

Shawn Flynn, Principal

Tel (415) 578-1445 Ext. 4

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