Date: 17 Jan 2018
The China we knew is gone. China is no longer the land of low cost jobs and copycat products. From fintech and stem cell research to on demand bike rental to facial-recognition convenience stores, electric cars and AI, China is going to shake your world whether you like it or not. Learn about the latest in its technology as well as in politics with its new members and understand what makes its economy rock.
8:30am – 9:00am
Welcome: Anla Cheng, CEO, SupChina
9:00 – 9:05am
9:05 – 9:35 Morning Keynote Speakers
Jerry Yang, Founder, Yahoo (TBC) What’s Hot in Technology, as you see it. Insight into Alibaba/Yahoo.
Alternates requested: Kaifu Lee, CEO, Sinovation(on hold TBC); Yang Yanqing, CEO, Lenovo
9:35 am – 10:15am
Moderator: Kaiser Kuo, SupChina
The next five years in Chinese leadership —
Cheng Li (confirmed)
Brookings, Director of John L. Thornton China Center and a senior fellow in the Foreign Policy program best known on the transformation of political leaders, generational change and technological development in China.
Mike Forsythe (confirmed)
New York Times journalist known for coverage of elite Beijing politics.
Elizabeth Economy (confirmed)
Council of Foreign Relations, C.V. Starr senior fellow and director for Asia studies
Rana Mitter (confirmed)
Oxford University, Professor of History and Politics of Modern China
Macroeconomics 10:15am – 11:00am
Moderator: Dinda Elliott, Director of the Center of Business, China Institute
China Economy and you in the next decade
Arthur Kroeber (confirmed)
Gavekal / Dragonomics, Chief China analyst.
Andy Rothman, (confirmed)
Investment Strategist, Matthews Asia
Don Strazheim, (confirmed)
Senior Managing Director and Head of Evercore ISI's China Research Team, Evercore/ISI
Steven Roach, (confirmed)
Senior Fellow at Yale University’s Jackson Institute of Global Affairs and a Senior Lecturer at Yale’s School of Management; former Chairman of Morgan Stanley Asia
Break : 11:00am – 11:15am
Moderator: Jeremy Goldkorn, SupChina
The future of Private Healthcare in China
Roberta Lipson (confirmed)
Chindex and Beijing Family United - Founder, CEO and Pres., largest foreign invested hospital chain in China.
Physical Therapy – Prolonging the Aging Population in China
John Foster, (confirmed)
Chair, Healthpoint Partners
What rural Chinese health care clinics can teach America
Harvard trained physicist and doctor, LASIK surgeon, CEO of Aier, a $50 million Chinese-invested eye hospital chain targeting rural America
LUNCH Keynote Speaker Steve Schwarzman, Schwarzman Scholars; CEO, Blackstone (requested)
12:15pm 1:00pm Lunch finishes by 2pm
Moderator: Jeremy Goldkorn, SupChina
China vs US tech – who leads
Savio Tung (confirmed)
CEO, N.A, Investcorp, Head of Tech Investment; Board Dir., Bank of China
Dos/Don’ts of being a foreign tech entrepreneur and investor in China.
Frederick Demopoulos, (confirmed)
Founding Partner, Queens Road Capital; Quora.com; and Shawei.com
Largest On line real estate and interior design – How deals are made on-line
Vincent Mo (confirmed)
China takes over the Gaming World
Robert Xiao (confirmed)
CEO, Perfect World
Chinese Bitcoin, blockchain, and beyond
David Bailey (requested)
CEO of BTC Media, largest blockchain and bitcoin media company.
Marc van der Chijs (Tudou.com co-founder, VC big into Bitcoin)
What are the Hottest Tech Start ups in China: e-commerce, to drones to electric cars
Anna Fang , CEO of Zhen Fund (confirmed)
4:00pm – 4:15pm
Gen 1 & Gen 2: How does Giving Amongst Chinese on two continents differ amongst
John Long (confirmed)
CEO, Highbridge Partners and GCPI (Global China Philanthropy Initiative)
SINICA LIVE PODCAST
Yukong Huang, (confirmed) Senior Fellow, Asia Program, Carnegie Endowment Conventional Wisdom Proven Wrong in China
Moderator: Kaiser Kuo, Jeremy Goldkorn
5:15pm – 6:15pm
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