9th China Business Conference

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1
May
Tuesday
8:30AM
2:00PM
2 days
2
May
Wednesday
8:30AM
2:00PM
2 days

Location

U.S. Chamber of Commerce
1615 H Street NW
Washington, DC 20062

The China Business Conference is one of the leading conferences in the United States dedicated to economic, political, and regulatory developments affecting American business in China.  

It also provides business executives with unparalleled networking opportunities on China, including with the leadership of the American Chamber of Commerce in China and the American Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai, senior U.S. policymakers, thought leaders, and other executives managing business with China.

Agenda

9th China Business Conference Agenda (Tentative)

(Below agenda is subject to change)

Tuesday May 1, 2018
8:00am to 8:30am

Registration and Continental Breakfast

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30am to 8:45am

Opening Remarks

Opening Remarks

8:45am to 9:45am

A Clash of Two Economic Models: The Impact of a Potential Trade and Investment Conflict on the U.S., Chinese and Global Economies

A Clash of Two Economic Models: The Impact of a Potential Trade and Investment Conflict on the U.S., Chinese and Global Economies

Moderated By: 
9:45am to 10:00am

Coffee Break

Coffee Break

10:00am to 11:15am

Getting into Your Business – The Party’s Role in the Chinese Economy: Will it Take China to the Commanding Heights?

Getting into Your Business – The Party’s Role in the Chinese Economy: Will it Take China to the Commanding Heights?

Moderated By: 
11:15am to 12:15pm

American Chambers / EU Chamber of Commerce Views on the Business Climate: Recommendations to Business as Trade Tensions Escalate

American Chambers / EU Chamber of Commerce Views on the Business Climate: Recommendations to Business as Trade Tensions Escalate

Moderated By: 
12:15pm to 12:45pm

Break

Break

12:45pm to 2:00pm
Moderated By: 
2:00pm to 3:00pm

China’s Health and Demographics: Opportunities, Challenges and Implications for Business

China’s Health and Demographics: Opportunities, Challenges and Implications for Business

Moderated By: 
3:00pm to 4:15pm

Is Innovation with Chinese Characteristics Fueling a Tech War? What Does the Global Technology Landscape Look Like in 10 Years?

Is Innovation with Chinese Characteristics Fueling a Tech War? What Does the Global Technology Landscape Look Like in 10 Years?

Moderated By: 
4:15pm to 4:30pm

Coffee Break

Coffee Break

4:30pm to 4:45pm

Opening Remarks on The Future of China’s Overseas Foreign Direct Investment

Opening Remarks on The Future of China’s Overseas Foreign Direct Investment

Speakers: 
4:45pm to 5:45pm

The Future of China’s Overseas Foreign Direct Investment: Drivers and Constraints

The Future of China’s Overseas Foreign Direct Investment: Drivers and Constraints

Moderated By: 
5:45pm to 7:30pm

Networking Reception

Networking Reception

Wednesday May 2, 2018
8:30am to 9:00am

Registration and Breakfast

Registration and Breakfast

9:00am to 10:15am

The Changing Landscape of U.S.-China Relations: How to Manage Escalating Trade, Investment, and National Security Frictions

The Changing Landscape of U.S.-China Relations: How to Manage Escalating Trade, Investment, and National Security Frictions

Moderated By: 
10:15am to 11:15am

Approaches to Addressing the China Challenge

Approaches to Addressing the China Challenge

Moderated By: 
11:15am to 11:30am

Coffee Break

Coffee Break

11:30am to 12:30pm

The Future of U.S.-China Relations: Current Trends and Longer-Term Goals

The Future of U.S.-China Relations: Current Trends and Longer-Term Goals

Moderated By: 
12:30pm to 1:00pm

Break

Break

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Lunch

Lunch

Sponsors

Chairman Level

   

 

 

 

 

Executive Level