04 Aug '11, 12pm

[Singapore][Event] Presidential Candidate Dr Tony Tan On Entrepreneurship

[Singapore][Event] Presidential Candidate Dr Tony Tan On Entrepreneurship

He sat there smiling congenially as questions and comments were thrown at him from the floor, and picked his words carefully before answering. If there was ever a hot seat, this was one – Dr. Tony Tan, previously the executive director and deputy chairman of the Government of Singapore Investment Corporation (GIC) and chairman of Singapore Press Holdings Limited (SPH) until he announced his running for the upcoming Singapore presidential elections, faced a crowd of over 30 startup founders, entrepreneurs and investor types at the Chillin’ with Singapore Presidential Candidate Dr. Tony Tan session organized by SGEntrepreneurs.com . The open fireside chat session at The Pigeonhole Cafe , and coincidentally enough powered by questions from real-time question-and-answer conference tool Pigeonhole Live (and a Singapore-based startup, to boot), is possibly the first time a presi...

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