Agenda

                                 Thursday, April 5, 2012 @ Linsley-Chittenden Hall (LC) 102

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Pre-Conference Keynote Speech

A Short History of US-China Relations and Three Big Questions for the Future

Jeffrey Garten

Juan Trippe Professor, Yale School of Management

Former Undersecretary of Commerce for International Trade, US Department of Commerce

Former Dean, Yale School of Management

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Presentation

Yale in China and the Yale-China Association

Nancy Yao Maasbach

Executive Director of the Yale-China Association

Winning Scenario Proposal of 2011 Yale-China China Perspectives Competition

Harrison Monsky

Member of the winning team for 2011 Yale-China China Perspectives Competition

            Friday, April 6, 2012 @ Calhoun College Buttery

8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Icecream Social (Open to Public)

               Saturday, April 7, 2012 @ Burk Auditorium, Kroon Hall

8:30 am – 9:00 am

Registration

9:00 am – 9:10 am

Welcome Remarks

Fawn Wang

Assistant Secretary, Yale University

9:10 am – 9:50 am

Morning Keynote Speech

In 2012, the Government Transition Year, What is Going to Happen between the U.S. and China?

Stephen Roach

Lecturer, Yale School of Management

Lecturer, Yale Jackson Institute for Global Affairs

Former Chairman, Morgan Stanley Asia

9:50 pm – 10:10 pm

Coffee Break

10:10 am – 11:20 am

Panel Discussion I

The Conflicts and Solutions between the U.S. and China in 2012

Chuanjie Zhang

Moderator

Assistant Professor, Tsinghua University Department of International Relations

Deputy Director of Tsinghua’s Center for U.S.-China Relations

Resident Scholar at the Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy

Fred S. Teng

Chief Executive Officer of China Newsweek Corporation,

The publisher of NewsChina magazine

Stephen Roach

Lecturer, Yale School of Management

Lecturer, Yale Jackson Institute for Global Affairs

Former Chairman, Morgan Stanley Asia

Xi Chen

Assistant Professor in comparative politics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Daniel Ahn

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Columbia University School of International and Public Affairs

 

11:20 am – 1:00 pm

Lunch Break

1:00 pm – 2:10 pm

“Cross-Pacific Perceptions” Debate Competition

Round I & II

Peking University, Tsinghua University, Harvard University, and Yale University

2:10 pm – 2:50 pm

Afternoon Keynote Speech

Social Unrest and Institutional Evolution in China

Xi Chen

Assistant Professor in comparative politics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

2:50 pm – 3:05 pm

Coffee Break

3:05 pm – 3:40 pm

“Cross-Pacific Perceptions” Debate Competition

Round III

3:40 pm – 4:25 pm

Youth Dialog

Youth Perspective of the US – China Relation and Common Values

4:30 pm – 5:15 pm

“Cross-Pacific Perceptions ” Debate Competition

Round IV & Prize Announcement

5:20 pm – 6:10 pm

Evening Keynote Speech

Trust and Distrust in Relations Between the U.S. and China

Paul Gewirtz

Potter Stewart Professor of Constitutional Law, Yale Law School

Director of the China Law Center, Yale Law School

6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Banquet (Speakers, VIP, and Organizers Only)

            Sunday, April 8, 2012 @ Burk Auditorium, Kroon Hall

9:00 am – 9:45 am

Morning Keynote Speech

Financial Reform of China and the Future Internationalization of the RMB

Gang Fan

Professor, Chinese Academy of Social Science

Director, China’s National Economic Research Institute

Secretary-General, China Reform Foundation

9:50 am – 11:00 am

Panel Discussion II

Bilateral Investment and IPOs: Trend of Money Flow

Xin James He

Moderator

Chair and Professor, Information Systems & Operations Management Department in the Dolan School of Business, Fairfield University

Gang Fan

Professor, Chinese Academy of Social Science

Mingqiang Bi

General Manager, Industrial and Commercial Bank of China New York Branch

Zhiwu Chen

Professor of Finance, Yale School of Management

11:00 am – 11:15 am

Coffee Break

11:15 am – 12:00 pm

Keynote Speech

Bad Apple? The Battle between Chinese Civil Society and Multinational Corporations

Bo Li

Executive Director, Friends of Nature

12:00 pm – 1:10 pm

Panel Discussion III

Greening the supply chain in China: challenges and opportunities

Duncan Cheung

Moderator

Senior Analyst, Green Order

Bo Li

Executive Director, Friends of Nature

Stephen Ramsey

Senior Visiting Fellow at the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies and former Vice President of Corporate Environmental Programs at General Electric

Taryn Sullivan

Founder & CEO, Efficiency Exchange (EEx)

Jack Yeh

Vice President of Business Development & Sustainability, Four Corners Sourcing, Ltd

1:10 pm – 1:30 pm

Closing Remarks

Zhiwu Chen

Professor of Finance, Yale School of Management