About Siok Siok

Tan Siok Siok is a filmmaker, entrepreneur and a honorary geek with a deep passion for great storytelling in the age of real time web.

Siok is also an entrepreneur who has built Kinetic ONE, a social video startup in China with with channels focused on youth culture, fashion and lifestyle as well as parenting&pregnancy

Siok’s latest film project is Twittamentary, a documentary about Twitter, the popular microblogging tool. Leveraging the power of social media, Siok crowdsources the stories and videos for the project.

Siok previously worked as an executive producer for Discovery Channel in Asia,. The shows she produced have clinched more than a dozen awards and nominations at the Asian TV awards and the Golden Bell Awards.

Siok has also lectured at the Beijing Film Academy, where she directed a documentary about the Beijing Olympics with the assistance of her students.

Siok holds a Bachelor of Arts degree (Honors) in Comparative Literature from Brown University, USA.

You can follow Siok on twitter @sioksiok or connect with her on Linkedin.