May 31, 2016 | 6.30pm - 9.00pm
Hosted by QRC Garage, 19f, 299 Queens Road CentralMore Details
RISE is in town and with it a host of top tech talent from across the globe!
Matt Barrie is an award winning entrepreneur, technologist and lecturer. He is Chief Executive of Freelancer.com, the world’s largest freelancing marketplace connecting over 17 million professionals from around the globe, and in the top 500 websites globally.
Freelancer.com primarily connects small businesses and individuals from the western world with freelancers in the developing world, empowering entrepreneurs on both sides of the globe. To date, over 9 million projects have been posted on Freelancer.com.
The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences awarded Freelancer.com the “Internet’s highest honour” in the 15th Annual Webby Awards as best Employment Site of the Year, and has won the People’s Voice Webby three times since.
Matt is serial entrepreneur, previously as founder and CEO of Sensory Networks Inc., a vendor of high performance network security processors which sold to Intel Corporation in 2013.
Matt is a prolific speaker globally and has spoken at or featured in the Summit Series, The Next Web, SXSW, the New York Times, Bloomberg TV, Wall Street Journal, TechCrunch, Sunrise, Switzer, BRW and the Economist.