Finding Success in an Age of Crisis | China Institute Executive Summit 2020

How can U.S. and Chinese businesses navigate the new challenges to achieve success in the face of strained U.S.-China relations and a volatile world?

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How can U.S. and Chinese businesses navigate the new challenges to achieve success in the face of strained U.S.-China relations and a volatile world?

In three sessions over three days, the world’s leading business executives and thinkers will help chart the way to success in a decoupling world, demystify China’s new economic policies and opportunities, and shed light on how U.S. and Chinese companies can still work together to create more jobs.
Speakers
Craig Allen
Craig Allen
President
US-China Business Council
Andrew Browne
Andrew Browne
Editorial Director
Bloomberg New Economy Forum
Anla Cheng
Anla Cheng
Founder and CEO
SupChina
Mary Darby
Mary Darby
Chief Representative
CKGSB Americas
Dorinda Elliott
Dorinda Elliott
SVP, Director of Programs
China Institute
Paul Haenle
Paul Haenle
Director, Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy
Chairman, Asia Pacific Region, Teneo
Fan HE
Fan HE
Professor, Antai College of Economics and Management
Shanghai Jiao Tong University
James Heimowitz
James Heimowitz
President
China Institute
Nina Huang
Nina Huang
Business Programs Manager
China Institute
Christopher Hui
Christopher Hui
Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury
Hong Kong Government
Adi Ignatius
Adi Ignatius
Editor-in-Chief
Harvard Business Review
Scott Kronick
Scott Kronick
Chief Executive, Public Relations & Influence, Asia
Ogilvy & Mather
Michael H. Krupa
Michael H. Krupa
President
Gemdale USA
Kaiser Kuo
Kaiser Kuo
Host and Co-founder
Sinica Podcast
Kai-Fu Lee
Kai-Fu LEE
Chairman and CEO
Sinovation Ventures
Gideon Lichfield
Gideon Lichfield
Editor in Chief
MIT Technology Review
Leo Liu
Leo Liu
Senior Advisor
Global Strategic Associates LLC
Stephen Markscheid
Stephen Markscheid
Chairman
Still Waters Green Technology
James McGregor
James McGregor
Greater China Chairman
APCO Worldwide
Pin NI
Pin NI
President
Wanxiang America Corporation
Chairman, CGCC Chicago
Sean O’ Sullivan
Sean O’ Sullivan
Managing Director
SOSV International
Catherine Pan
Catherine PAN
Partner and Corporate Group Head
Dorsey & Whitney LLP
Dee Poon
Dee Poon
Managing Director, Brands and Distribution
Esquel Group
Peter Reisman
Peter Reisman
Managing Director and Chief Communications Officer
Bank of China U.S.A.
Daniel H. Rosen
Daniel H. Rosen
Founding Partner
Rhodium Group
Ambassador J. Stapleton Roy
Ambassador J. Stapleton Roy
Founding Director
The Kissinger Institute on China and the U.S., The Wilson Center
Orville Schell
Orville Schell
Arthur Ross Director of the Center on U.S.-China Relations
Asia Society
Weijian Shan
Weijian SHAN
Group Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
PAG
Susan Shirk
Susan Shirk
Research Professor, Chair of the 21st Century China Center
University of California
Thomas M. Shoesmith
Thomas Shoesmith
Partner
King & Wood Mallesons
Denis Simon
Denis Simon
Professor, China Business and Technology
Fuqua School at Duke
Rick Snyder
Rick Snyder
Former Governor of Michigan
Timothy P. Stratford
Timothy P. Stratford
Managing Partner, Covington & Burling LLP (Beijing)
Chairman Emeritus, AmCham China
Former Assistant United States Trade Representative
Peter Walker
Peter Walker
Trustee
China Institute
Huiyao Wang
Huiyao WANG
Founder and President
Center for China and Globalization
Daniel Zhang
Daniel Zhang
Executive Director
BROAD Group
Ming ZHANG
Ming ZHANG
Director, Department of Internation Investment
Institute of World Economics and Politics
Chinese Academy of Social Science
Guangyao ZHU
Guangyao ZHU
Counselor, State Council
Former Vice Finance Minister, China; Advisor, CCG
Agenda

The conference stream will begin at 8:00 am EDT.

October 13 - Tuesday
Day One: Living in a Decoupling World
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8:00 - 10:30 am
8:00 am
Welcome
8:05 am
The New Business Landscape
Paul Haenle, Director, Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy; Chairman, Teneo Asia Pacific
Huiyao WANG, President, Center for China and Globalization
Moderator: Dorinda Elliott, SVP, Programs, China Institute
8:30 am
Keynote Speech: The Future of Hong Kong in the New Era: Growing the "Bun" Together
Christopher Hui, Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury, Hong Kong SAR, China
Q & A with James Heimowitz, President, China Institute
9:00 am
Eye of the Storm: The Future of Technology
Kai-Fu LEE, Chairman and CEO, Sinovation Ventures
In conversation with Gideon Lichfield, Editor in Chief, MIT Technology Review
9:30 am
Business Dilemmas: Global Supply Chains in Flux
Craig Allen, President, U.S.-China Business Council
Dee Poon, Managing Director, Brands and Distribution, Esquel Group
Daniel ZHANG, Executive Director, BROAD Group
Moderator: Peter Walker, Trustee, China Institute
10:00 am
Decoupling in the Capital Markets
Leo Liu, Senior Advisor, Global Strategic Associates LLC
Sean O’Sullivan, Co-Founder and Managing Director, SOSV International
Catherine Pan, Partner and Corporate Group Head, Dorsey & Whitney LLP, New York Office
Ming ZHANG, Director of Department of International Investment, Institute of World Economics and Politics, Chinese Academy of Social Science
Moderator: Peter Reisman, Managing Director and Chief Communications Officer, Bank of China U.S.A.
October 14 - Wednesday
Day Two: Decoding China's Economic Policies and Market
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8:00 - 10:30 am
8:00 am
Welcome
8:05 am
Keynote Speech: Beijing’s Opening Despite Global Uncertainties
Guangyao ZHU, Former Vice Minister, Ministry of Finance, China
Q & A with James Heimowitz, President, China Institute
8:30 am
The Outlook in China and Investment Strategies
Weijian SHAN, Chairman and CEO, PAG
In conversation with Adi Ignatius, Editor in Chief, Harvard Business Review
9:05 am
Deep Dive: China's New Market-Opening Policies: Are They for Real?
Fan HE, Professor, Shanghai Jiaotong University
Daniel Rosen, Founding Partner, Rhodium Group
Moderator: Steve Markscheid, Chairman, Still Waters Green Technology
9:45 am
Reaching the Chinese Market: Business Strategies that Work
James McGregor, Greater China Chairman for APCO Worldwide
Scott Kronick, Chief Executive, Public Relations & Influence, Asia, Ogilvy & Mather
Denis Simon, Senior Adviser to the President for China Affairs, Duke University
Moderator: Nina Huang, Business Programs Manager, China Institute
October 15 - Thursday
Day Three: Achieving Global Success - While Being Chinese
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8:00 - 10:30 am
8:00 am
Welcome
8:05 am
US-China Innovation in the American Heartland
Rick Snyder, Former Governor of Michigan, U.S.
In conversation with Andrew Browne, Editorial Director, Bloomberg New Economy Forum
8:35 am
Investing in the U.S.: How Does a Global Company with Chinese DNA Succeed in the USA?
Pin NI, President, Wanxiang Corporation America
In Conversation with Mary Darby, Chief Representative, CKGSB Americas
9:05 am
Understanding CFIUS, Sinophobia, and American Security Concerns
Anla Cheng, Founder and CEO, SupChina
Thomas Shoesmith, Partner, King & Wood Mallesons
Timothy P. Stratford, Managing Partner, Covington & Burling LLP (Beijing); Chairman Emeritus, AmCham China; Former Assistant United States Trade Representative
Moderator: Kaiser Kuo, Host and Co-founder, Sinica Podcast
9:50 am
US-China 3.0: What Does the Future Look Like?
Susan Shirk, Chair of the 21 Century China Center, University of California, San Diego
Ambassador Stapleton Roy, Former U.S. Ambassador to China; Founding Director Emeritus, Kissinger Institute on China and the United States
Moderator: Orville Schell, Arthur Ross Director of the Center on U.S.-China Relations, Asia Society
October 15 - Thursday
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7:00 - 8:00 pm
VIP Virtual Mixer:
Meet Speakers and Colleagues in the U.S.-China Business Community
Meet and connect with fellow conference attendees. Continue the conversation and share your thoughts about the challenges and opportunities in the new era. VIP All Access ticket holders only.
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