Go Viral is a three-day festival aimed at spreading innovative ideas in media, business, culture, and technology, which will be held from June 15-17, 2018 at SmArt.Point coworking space in Almaty.
The mission of the festival is to empower journalists, entrepreneurs, filmmakers, and musicians to leverage social media and technology to connect with the world. Go Viral festival will feature music, films, talks, discussions and master classes from leading trendsetters from the United States, Central Asia and Eastern Europe, who will share their secrets to reaching global audiences.
The theme of this year’s Go Viral is “Interlaced: Threads of Innovation, Interaction, and Inspiration that Link Us Together.” Within this theme we are planning to explore topics including regional linkages and identities, collaboration and co-creation, trust and digital media, the sharing economy, and the ways technology can help people understand each other better beyond geographic and cultural divides.
Bay will be participating as a speaker in the following sessions:
- “Investing in Central Asia: Global and regional investors' perspective” panel session (17:30-18:30, Fri, 15.06, Main Stage)
- Pitching session (15:30-17:30, Sat, 16.06, Amphitheater)
- "China Matters NOW: Insights Into China" workshop (18:00-19:00, Sat, 16.06, Deep Purple Conference Room)
- Why connecting the world will change everything" keynote speech (12:00-12:30, Sun, 17.06, Main Stage)