Adjunct Professor, The Hong Kong University of Science & Technology • Visiting Professor, UC Berkeley
2019 Speaker • 2020 Speaker • 2021 Speaker

Berkeley, California

Dr. Po Chi Wu is a cofounder and partner of FutureLab, QuantumFusion.io, flowdojo.institute and QuantumAdvantage.io. A successful international venture capitalist and entrepreneur based in Silicon Valley and in greater China for more than 30 years, he brings unique perspectives and insights into the challenges of nurturing innovation and entrepreneurship. He is one of the co-authors of Quantum Design Sprint Workbook and Agile Innovation: The Revolutionary Approach to Accelerate Success, Inspire Engagement and Ignite Creativity.

 At the University of California at Berkeley, Wu is a SkyAdvisor with SkyDeck, the campus incubator/accelerator. He taught an entrepreneurship course for undergraduates, as a visiting professor. He is also a former adjunct professor in the School of Business and Management at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, where he has led undergraduate, graduate and professional level programs in entrepreneurship. 

Wu is an active public speaker and has been an advisor to government agencies and a consultant to corporations in the U.S. and greater China. He was engaged with non-profit organizations such as Invotech in Hong Kong, where he was vice-chairman, and the Asian Art Museum of San Francisco Foundation, where he was a board member. He is a co-founder of Entrepreneur Futures Network, a non-profit that provides mentors to the University of Michigan, Carnegie Mellon, Yale, NYU and other universities. 

Wu has a PhD in molecular biology from Princeton University and BA degrees in mathematics and music from the University of California at Berkeley.