28 October 2017: Startup Grind Beijing – Healthcare Meets Big Data

Start Up Grind-October2017


Startup Grind is a global community that aims at helping entrepreneurs to find mentorship, connect to partners, pursue funding and reach out to like-minded people to exchange ideas and visions. As the largest independent startup community, it connects over 400,000 entrepreneurs in more than 200 cities throughout 85 countries together with strong partners such as Google for Entrepreneurs.




In healthcare, digital transformation is impacting broadly and deeply, disrupting business models, services, regulations, and skills supply and demand. ‘Big health’ is transforming China.


Big Data in Healthcare


Big data in healthcare refers to the aggregation of multiple aspects of healthcare-related information covering the full life-cycle of a large constituency of people, covering personal health, medical services, disease control and prevention, food safety, health preservation, among other things.


Who Should Come?


This event is the right place to learn from and mingle with some of the brightest healthcare and data experts in the industry. You should come, if you are looking for the next investment opportunity, a practical advice for your startup development, a change of profession, or just want to broaden your horizon in one of the most fascinating and vibrant industries in China.


Time and Location


When Saturday, 28th October 2017
Time 2 pm

Bejing Vanke Centre, Nongzhan South Road A-No.1 Chaoyang






Biman Najika Liyanage


Biman is nominated for the Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia for the class of 2017 in the Field of Healthcare and Sciences. Biman is a researcher, innovator, and entrepreneur who has co-founded several technology ventures in Beijing, Shanghai and Hong Kong focusing on Mobile Internet Technology and Smart material based wearable technologies. He founded a number of tech companies including Bidup, CirQ Technologies, he is also the partner of Tamo Tech.


Biman has worked in many areas ranging from Sensor Design for UAVs to Fashion technology cooperating with many fortune 500 companies including Microsoft, Intel, Tencent etc. As a highlight, he worked with Chinese Television Network (CCTV) integrating wearable technology in Spring festival gala synchronizing 165 dancers through real-time gesture recognition. His work has been featured in national and international media including CRI, CCTV, The Nation, Forbes etc.


Sean Konieczny


Sean is a tech entrepreneur and an extensive traveler. While in Asia, he settled in Beijing and co-founded the digital health data company Temple to provide precision healthcare services that correspond with user health data. The platform was then acquired by one of China’s largest healthcare platform Jijiankang.


Sean is an energized individual who is invigorated by the innovation of health, technology and lifestyle products. He is an expert in product management, interactive design, and digital strategy. He has extensive knowledge in user experience, merchandising, and marketing for both online and offline products. Sean’s track-record contains adequate entrepreneurial understanding, including cross-functional team development, navigating strategic opportunities, and thriving in ambiguity.


With extensive experience in Asia, Sean’s diverse skill-set and cultural exposure give him an advantage in multi-cultural environments. In the past, Sean was widely-recognized by his peers for his exceptional leadership traits, namely his lead-by-example management style and his ability to develop and motivate multi-functional teams while communicating a clear vision and purpose.