Event Details

AmCham China is pleased to invite you to a roundtable meeting with Vice Minister Ning Jizhe (宁吉喆) from the National Development and Reform Commission(NDRC), heads of relevant departments and senior local officials in Jilin Province from July 7 to July 9, 2021.


Vice Minister Ning will lead a delegation of senior officials from 7 departments of NDRC to participate in the event, including the Department of International Cooperation, Department of Foreign Capital and Overseas Investment and Department of Resource Conservation and Environment Protection. The Party Secretary and the Governor of Jilin Province will also attend and speak at the event.


This roundtable meeting and trip aim to create a platform for MNCs to communicate directly with NDRC on topics of their interests, including China's roadmap to achieve carbon neutrality, the development of digital economy, market access, and supply chain security. On the plenary session on July 8, NDRC will hold its first public policy briefing on carbon neutrality roadmap, which will be released by the end of June.


Each company can register two representatives at most for this event in Jilin.However, a VP or above level representative is required if your company would like to attend the closed-door meeting on Jul 7th. Please find the preliminary agenda below for your reference. If you are interested in joining, please finish the registration and submit your feedback by 12pm on June 24, Thursday.


Thank you!

Speakers

  • Alan Beebe (President at AmCham China)

    Alan Beebe

    President at AmCham China

    Alan Beebe is President of the American Chamber of Commerce in China based in Beijing. He has over twenty-five years of business experience in Asia, including seventeen years in mainland China.

    As President, Alan oversees all advocacy, programs, partnerships and insights provided by the Chamber to support the business growth of nearly 900 foreign corporations operating in China, including most of the U.S. Fortune 500. He leads major advocacy initiatives related to trade tariffs, market access, cybersecurity, Made in China 2025, China’s NGO law and structural imbalances in U.S. – China trade and investment.

    In 2018, he launched AmCham China’s Technology & Innovation Initiative, focused on the business and policy implications of disruptive digital technologies - such as artificial intelligence (AI), blockchain and cloud computing – for U.S. companies in China.

    Prior to joining AmCham China, Alan held various senior executive positions in China with EY, IBM, and management consulting firms AT Kearney and PRTM. He also led a Beijing based start-up for five years, the China Greentech Initiative, which merged in 2014 with the Paulson Institute, founded by Hank Paulson.

    Alan has advised a wide range of corporations and global investors on investing and operating in China. His clients have included global private equity firms, high technology companies, energy related companies, and major state-owned and private Chinese enterprises.

    He holds a Master’s degree from Yale University in International Relations and a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Computer Science from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in the U.S. He is a Board of Advisor of the Yale Club of Beijing and in that capacity promotes academic and cultural exchanges between the U.S. and China. He is a fluent speaker of mandarin Chinese, and reads and writes Chinese. Alan was born and raised in Omaha, Nebraska.

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  • Jizhe Ning (Vice Minister (Minister Level) at NDRC)

    Jizhe Ning

    Vice Minister (Minister Level) at NDRC

    https://www.ndrc.gov.cn/

    Supervising work of the Department of Policy Studies, Department of National Economy, Department of Foreign Capital and Overseas Investment, Department of Regional Openess, and Department of International Cooperation. Overseeing the "Belt and Road Initiative" and China-US trade talks.
    Working in parallel with Tang Dengjie in overseeing economic and trade affairs; Working in parallel with Lian Weiliang on policy studies, national economy, economic operations adjustment, economic system reform, foreign capital and overseas investment, regional openness, fiscal and financial affairs and credit system building, and international cooperation.
    Facilitating the liaison with BRI Promotion Center.

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Documents

(Chinese ONLY) Agenda of NDRC Roundtable Meeting in Jilin.pdfdownload

Tickets

AmCham China Members
Standard Price Free