Bay Area Chinese Entrepreneurs & Startups

Silicon Valley Cafe

Bay Area Chinese Entrepreneurs & Startups and SV Cafe merged to form a new non-profit organization to serve our members

About Us

Our History

  • June 23, 2009: Bay Area Chinese Entrepreneurs (BACE) was founded.
  • July 25, 2009: First BACE kick off meeting in Mountain View for Bay Area Chinese entrepreneurs.
  • June 5, 2011: Major BACE organization revamp meeting in Foster City. Sean Peng became the president.
  • January 23, 2012: Silicon Valley Chinese Entrepreneurs (SVCE) was founded by Dr Yang Wu.
  • July 14, 2012: BACE merged with SVCE. Dr Yang Wu became the president of the merged organization.
  • August 1, 2012: BACE (Bay Area Chinese Entrepreneurs) was renamed to BACES (Bay Area Chinese Entrepreneurs & Startups).
  • August 11, 2014: Major expansion of BACES in Silicon Valley and elsewhere.
  • January 18, 2015: Establishment of parnership with SV Cafe. BACES becomes the subsidiary
  • October 15, 2016: Dr Wilson Li appointed Vice President.
  • January 11, 2017: Organization's name reinstated to be Silicon Valley Chinese Entrepreneurs, due to its popularity

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  • Sean Peng: President
       Jun 2011 - Jul 2012

  • Yang Wu, PhD: President, Chairman
       Jul 2012 - present

  • Wilson Li, PhD: Vice President
       Oct 2016 - present

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