Opportunity To Meet With Top Executives From HUAWEI

July 15, 2016

business people working at sidewalk cafeHuawei Executives are coming to Irvine, California on August 24 and 25 as part of the EvoNexus MarketLink Program. Selected companies will have the opportunity to discuss potential business opportunities and investment opportunities, strategic engagements, and technology commercialization partnerships with top executives from HUAWEI in a 1 hour private meeting. 

This opportunity is open to Canadian companies as part of the partnership between the Canadian Consulate in San Diego and the organizers of these meetings, EvoNexus MarketLink.  HUAWEI executives will communicate their selections 15 days before the day of the meetings.

When: August 24 and 25
Where: Irvine, California
Application Deadline: July 22, 2016
Cost: Free (other than associated travel costs*)

*Please note: Canadian companies selected by HUAWEI for a one-on-one meeting can apply for travel support as part of the Going Global Innovation (GGI) program.  If you are interested, please contact innovation@international.gc.ca for support. Be aware that approval timelines are tight. If your company is selected by HUAWEI the GGI team will work with you as soon as you submit your application.

HUAWEI’s Areas of Interest

  • IOT related startups focusing on technologies – Edge Networking & Computing, Smart Home innovations
  • Innovations related to wearable
  • Robotics
  • Computer vision
  • Machine learning/deep learning/Natural Language Processing/Reinforcement Learning
  • Human machine interface
  • Open source projects related to data center, mobile, networking and other Information and communication technologies
  • Artificial Intelligence related hardware / chip solution for cloud and embedded system related to consumer or enterprise applications
  • AR & VR software, hardware and chip, mobile/cloud
  • SDN and/or Virtualized Networking
  • DevOps automation
  • Big Data, Analytics, IoT, open source and 5G.
  • Sensors for computing platforms, Sensor fusion, Sensors (MEMs, Health and Fitness)
  • Battery technology
  • Augmented reality/Virtual reality Hardware related
  • Artificial Intelligence (deep learning, drone, Advanced Driver Assistance Systems)
  • Memory/storage technologies
  • Human-machine interface
  • Fast Charging / Battery Technology
  • Multimedia (Camera, Algorithms, and Audio)
  • New Materials (Structure, Thermal, EMI/ESD)
  • Antenna Technology and RF Systems
  • GPS Accuracy for location
  • Software enabled Cloud/Data-center related technology e.g.
    • Efficient Scheduling & Resource Management
    • Server-less architecture (Amazon Lambda like)
    • Security
    • Micro Services
    • Cluster Management(Performance planning/monitoring/tuning)
    • Geographic information system (GIS), with the focus of mobile or IOT data analysis
    • New hardware data processing/analytics acceleration
  • Wireless SoC domain interests include:
    • Low power digital design
    • massive MIMO processing
    • network on chip
    • asynchronous design for low power, including GALS
    • real time systems
    • Flexible Digital Signal Processing architectures including CGRA
    • High level languages
  • Wireless Solutions focusing in Software domain interests:
    • Location based service. Localized cloud platform.
    • O2O service (Online to Offline)
  • Health Care
  • Deep Learning, including Image/Speech Recognition, NLP
  • Predictive APIs
  • Gestural Computing
  • Emotional Recognition
  • Mobile Ads technologies
  • Mobile App Analytics

Participating Executives
Naveen Dhar VP & Head, Business Strategy and Planning, Center for Innovation
Additional High Level Executives — TBD

About MarketLink
MarketLink is a unique and powerful program that provides the opportunity for companies to initiate and develop strategic relationships with leading multi-national corporations. Through a series of business and social meetings, selected companies are introduced to top level executives from multi-national corporations focusing on new products and technologies, all at NO COST to the applicant. MarketLink is able to attract the highest caliber multi-national partners thanks to the dedicated efforts and the extensive network of an influential committee of current and former telecom and high tech executives. For our multi-national partners, MarketLink is a highly efficient and effective vehicle to connect to quality companies developing the latest technology and products. Learn more.

About Huawei
Huawei is a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider. Through our dedication to customer-centric innovation and strong partnerships, we have established end-to-end advantages in telecom networks, devices and cloud computing. We are committed to creating maximum value for telecom operators, enterprises and consumers by providing competitive solutions and services. Our products and solutions have been deployed in over 140 countries, serving more than one-third of the world’s population. Learn more.