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Video Summit

The Future of TikTok

Thursday, August 6, 2020 • 5:00 pm - 5:45 pm

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Over the past two years, The Information reporters have had the definitive coverage of TikTok, including an in-depth profile about how it became a major hit, details about its revenues, analysis about how it will change consumer product design, scoops about how Google and Facebook are responding and more.

As Microsoft finalizes a deal to acquire the U.S. business, join us on Thursday to discuss the deal and its significance for all corners of the global technology ecosystem.

We will discuss:

  • The real-time status of deal talks with Microsoft and other bidders
  • How competitors are responding, including the launch of Instagram’s TikTok competitor this week
  • Microsoft’s plans for the app
  • Bytedance’s plans post TikTok

Speakers: 

  • Jessica Lessin, founder & Editor-in-Chief, The Information
  • Shai Oster, Asia Bureau Chief, The Information
  • Nick Wingfield, Senior Editor, The Information
  • Kevin McLaughlin, Reporter, The Information
  • Christopher Stern, Reporter, The Information
  • Yunan Zhang, Reporter, The Information
  • Alex Heath, Reporter, The Information
  • Juro Osawa, Reporter, The Information
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When
Thursday, August 06, 2020
5:00 pm PT - 5:45 pm PT
Where
Virtual
Zoom Webinar. Registered subscribers will receive the Zoom link via email 1 hour prior to the event.
Speakers

Jessica Lessin, Founder and Editor-in-Chief, The Information

Jessica Lessin

Founder & Editor-in-Chief,

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Asia Bureau Chief,

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Nick Wingfield

Senior Editor,

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Kevin McLaughlin

Reporter,

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Christopher Stern

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Yunan Zhang

Reporter,

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Alex Heath

Reporter,

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Juro Osawa

Reporter

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