Michelle speaks in international events as an expert on topics including entrepreneurship, STEM (Science, Tech, Engineering, Math) education, women in tech and career transition.
Previous speaking engagements include Facebook #SheMeansBusiness Campaign Launch, TEDx United World College, TechLadies Launch Event at Facebook HQ (Singapore), Mosaic Startup Conference (Taipei), MIT AppInventor Summit (Boston).
Facebook #SheMeansBusiness Campaign, July 2016
I was featured in Facebook's global campaign that highlights female entrepreneurs and provides education on leveraging Facebook & Instagram for their businesses.
BBC 30 Under 30 , Nov 2015
I was selected as a part of the 2015 cohort of BBC's 100 Women series. In this short video, I share the journey that has brought me to where I am today.
Tapping into Coding for Kids - Bloomberg, Nov 2015
In this feature story, I share that coding is the third language for kids to acquire to take advantage of the massive opportunities available in the near future.
Making Coding Cool for Kids - CNN Interview, Nov 2015
In this CNN interview at First Code Academy campus, I shared about how coding is important ot the next generation of leaders.
Feature Interview - The FShow, Oct 2015
This intimate interview had me sharing about the details of how I pivoted from research analyst to STEM entrepreneur and how I find meaning in what I do.
Coding in the Information Age - BBC Interview, May 2015
I share about how in the digital era, coding is an important form of communication kids should learn.
"Finding My Way through the School of Life" - TedxYouth Li Po Chun United World College (Hong Kong) - Sept 2015
The TEDx speech was about defining my own path and finding my own voice in a traditional Asian upbringing combined with American education and entrepreneurial aspiration.
"After School ICU Interview (放學ICU)", TVB, Nov 2014
In this episode, I discuss how coding beneficially impacts children and share my experience in facilitating students on this fun-filled journey.
"K12 STEM Education in Asia", MIT AppInventor Summit, July 2014
At the bi-annual MIT AppInventor Summit, I spoke about how STEM Education is important in Asia's next generation, where creativity is often stifled by a rule-based culture and exam-driven education system.