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Registration for the China Business Conference - Winter Edition is now open!


AmCham China is pleased to invite you to join this year's virtual event, which is co-organized with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, and will be held from February 8-11.


The China Business Conference is the premier forum in the United States for exchanging ideas on U.S.-China economic and commercial relations, and for helping to shape the bilateral policy agenda. Nearly 300 high-level corporate, government, and academic influencers attend the conference each year. Past speakers have included current and former Administration officials, CEOs and business leaders, and Members of Congress. At this year's conference, we anticipate strong participation from U.S. and Chinese business leaders, members of Congress, and leading experts on U.S.-China relations.


All sessions in this Conference are off-the-record and not open to the press



All times are listed in China Standard Time; schedule and topics subject to change

Agenda

  • February 8, 2021

  • February 9, 2021

  • February 10, 2021

  • February 11, 2021

February 8, 2021

Main Schedule

10:00 PM
Opening Remarks
Jeremie Waterman, President, U.S. Chamber of Commerce China Center; Greg Gilligan, Chairman, American Chamber of Commerce in China
Greg Gilligan (Chairman at AmCham China and Principal at Fidelis Investments, LLC)
Jeremie Waterman (President at U.S. Chamber of Commerce China Center)
10:10 PM - 11:00 PM
A Conversation with Former National Security Advisors About China
Moderator: Myron Brilliant, Executive Vice President and Head of International, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Myron Brilliant (Executive Vice President and Head of International at U.S. Chamber of Commerce)
Tom Donilon (Former National Security Advisor and Chairman at Blackrock Investment Institute)
Stephen Hadley (Chair of the Board of Directors at United States Institute of Peace)
11:10 PM - 11:59 PM
Congressional Views on China
Moderator: David McCormick, CEO of Bridgewater Associates
John Cornyn (U.S. Senator for Texas)
David McCormick (CEO of Bridgewater Associates)

Speakers

Noah Barkin (Managing Editor at Rhodium Group)

Noah Barkin

Managing Editor at Rhodium Group

Charlene Barshefsky (Senior International Partner at WilmerHale)

Charlene Barshefsky

Senior International Partner at WilmerHale

Myron Brilliant (Executive Vice President and Head of International at U.S. Chamber of Commerce)

Myron Brilliant

Executive Vice President and Head of International at U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Andrew Browne (Editorial Director of Bloomberg New Economy Forum)

Andrew Browne

Editorial Director of Bloomberg New Economy Forum

Marjorie Chorlins (Senior Vice President at European Affairs, U.S. Chamber of Commerce)

Marjorie Chorlins

Senior Vice President at European Affairs, U.S. Chamber of Commerce

John Cornyn (U.S. Senator for Texas)

John Cornyn

U.S. Senator for Texas

Alain Crozier (CEO of Microsoft China)

Alain Crozier

CEO of Microsoft China

Ben Cushman (Vice President at MetLife)

Ben Cushman

Vice President at MetLife

Tom Donilon (Former National Security Advisor and Chairman at Blackrock Investment Institute)

Tom Donilon

Former National Security Advisor and Chairman at Blackrock Investment Institute

Tom Donohue (CEO of U.S. Chamber of Commerce)

Tom Donohue

CEO of U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Robert Fee (Vice President of International Affairs and Climate at Cheniere Energy)

Robert Fee

Vice President of International Affairs and Climate at Cheniere Energy

Michèle Flournoy (Co-Founder and Managing Partner of WestExec Advisors)

Michèle Flournoy

Co-Founder and Managing Partner of WestExec Advisors

Claude Fontheim (CEO of Fontheim International, LLC)

Claude Fontheim

CEO of Fontheim International, LLC

Charles Freeman (Senior Vice President, Asia at U.S. Chamber of Commerce)

Charles Freeman

Senior Vice President, Asia at U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Tom Friedman (Columnist at The New York Times)

Tom Friedman

Columnist at The New York Times

Al Gabor (President at Merck Asia Pacific)

Al Gabor

President at Merck Asia Pacific

Timothy Geithner (President at Warburg Pincus and former US Secretary of the Treasury)

Timothy Geithner

President at Warburg Pincus and former US Secretary of the Treasury

Greg Gilligan (Chairman at AmCham China and Principal at Fidelis Investments, LLC)

Greg Gilligan

Chairman at AmCham China and Principal at Fidelis Investments, LLC

Stephen Hadley (Chair of the Board of Directors at United States Institute of Peace)

Stephen Hadley

Chair of the Board of Directors at United States Institute of Peace

David Hoffman (Senior Vice President Asia and Managing Director of the China Center for Economics & Business at The Conference Board Inc. Beijing Representative Office)

David Hoffman

Senior Vice President Asia and Managing Director of the China Center for Economics & Business at The Conference Board Inc. Beijing Representative Office

Mikko Huotari (Executive Director of MERICS)

Mikko Huotari

Executive Director of MERICS

Frank Jannuzi (President and CEO of Maureen and Mike Mansfield Foundation)

Frank Jannuzi

President and CEO of Maureen and Mike Mansfield Foundation

Chris Johnson (President and CEO of China Strategies Group)

Chris Johnson

President and CEO of China Strategies Group

Roberta Lipson (CEO of New Frontier Health and Founder of United Family Healthcare)

Roberta Lipson

CEO of New Frontier Health and Founder of United Family Healthcare

David McCormick (CEO of Bridgewater Associates)

David McCormick

CEO of Bridgewater Associates

Jim McGregor (Chairman of Greater China at APCO Worldwide)

Jim McGregor

Chairman of Greater China at APCO Worldwide

Hank Paulson (Founder and Chairman of The Paulson Institute)

Hank Paulson

Founder and Chairman of The Paulson Institute

Matt Pottinger (Distinguished Visiting Fellow at Hoover Institution and former Deputy National Security Adviser)

Matt Pottinger

Distinguished Visiting Fellow at Hoover Institution and former Deputy National Security Adviser

Clyde Prestowitz (Founder and President of Economic Strategy Institute)

Clyde Prestowitz

Founder and President of Economic Strategy Institute

Gary Rieschel (Founder and Managing Director of Qiming Venture Partners)

Gary Rieschel

Founder and Managing Director of Qiming Venture Partners

Bruce Stokes (Executive Director of Transatlantic Task Force, German Marshall Fund)

Bruce Stokes

Executive Director of Transatlantic Task Force, German Marshall Fund

Karen Sutter

Specialist in Asian Trade and Finance at Congressional Research Service

Ana Swanson (Trade and Economics Reporter at The New York Times)

Ana Swanson

Trade and Economics Reporter at The New York Times

Jeremie Waterman (President at U.S. Chamber of Commerce China Center)

Jeremie Waterman

President at U.S. Chamber of Commerce China Center

Lingling Wei (Reporter at Wall Street Journal)

Lingling Wei

Reporter at Wall Street Journal

Joerg Wuttke (President at EU Chamber of Commerce)

Joerg Wuttke

President at EU Chamber of Commerce

Gloria Xu (Public & Government Affairs General Manager, Greater China at Dow Chemical Company)

Gloria Xu

Public & Government Affairs General Manager, Greater China at Dow Chemical Company

Brent Young (Vice President at Intel Corporation)

Brent Young

Vice President at Intel Corporation

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