The Wall Street Journal brings WSJDLive to Asia

The Wall Street Journal is bringing its Converge tech conference to Hong Kong.

Backed by sponsors including Huawei, Adyen and McKinsey & Company, the conference will feature the likes of Hugo Barra (pictured), vice president of Xiaomi and Takeshi Idezawa, CEO of LINE Corporation.

Converge is an invitation-only mix of Asian and Western tech founders, will take place on 29 and 30 July.

The event will be hosted by senior Wall Street Journal editors including editor in chief Gerard Baker, deputy editor in chief Rebecca Blumenstein, global technology editor Jonathan Krim and Asia editor Paul Beckett.

Converge is being staged in partnership with f.ounders, the exclusive technology leaders events from the team behind Web Summit in Dublin, Ireland, the biggest technology conference in Europe.