Agenda

Friday, April 22, 2011

Linsley-Chittenden Hall (LC), Room 102, 63 High Street, New Haven, CT

8:00
Breakfast and Registration
9:00
Welcome and Introductory Remarks
Wanting Zhang
Managing Director of US-China Forum at Yale; Master Candidate of Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies
9:15
Opening Remarks
U.S.-China Relations: Partnership or Crisis?
William H. Overholt (Ph.D 1972)
Senior Research Fellow, Harvard Kennedy School of Government; Former Asia Policy Chair and Director of Center for Asia Pacific Policy, the RAND Corporation
9:30
Morning Keynote Speech
A Balanced Perspective on China’s Future Path
Zhiwu Chen
Professor of Finance, Yale School of Management
Introduced by Xiaokai Li, Deputy Director of of US-China Forum at Yale; PhD. Candidate, Department of Chemical Engineering
10:15
IIntroduced by Hongda Xiao, Secretary General of of US-China Forum at Yale; PhD. Student, Department of Electrical Engineering
Robert A. Pietrzak (Moderator), Partner, Sidley Austin LLP
Daniel Ahn, Adjunct Assistant Professor at Columbia University School of International and Public Affairs; Former Director at Citadel Securities in New York
Mark Wu, Assistant Professor of Law, Harvard Law School
William H. Overholt,Senior Research Fellow, Harvard Kennedy School of Government; Former Asia Policy Chair and Director of Center for Asia Pacific Policy, the RAND Corporation
11:25
Coffee Break
11:45
Introduced by Diqiu Wu, Panel Manager of of US-China Forum at Yale; Master Candidate, International and Development Economics Program
Andrew Verstein, Associate Research Scholar in Law, Yale Law School
Robert A. Pietrzak, Partner, Sidley Austin LLP
Shau Zhang, Partner, Northeast Sub-Area Leader of China Oversea Investment, Ernst & Young
Zhiwu Chen ,Professor of Finance, Yale School of Management
12:55
Lunch Break
14:30
Afternoon Keynote Speech
Private Life in a Globalized China
Deborah S. Davis
Professor of Sociology, Yale University
Introduced by Mengqi Zhang, Panel Manager of of US-China Forum at Yale; Master Candidate, Yale Department of East Asia Studies
15:15
Introduced by Yupu Zhao, Co-Director of of US-China Forum at Yale; Master Candidate, Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies

Marian Chertow (Moderator), Associate Professor of Industrial Environmental Management, Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies

Jingjing Qian, China Country Director, Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)
Lucia Green-Weiskel, Communications Director, Innovation Center for Energy and Transportation (iCET)
Ellen Brennan-Galvin, Lecturer and Senior Research Scholar, Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies; Former Chief of the Population Policy Section of the United Nations Population Division
16:25
Coffee Break
16:45
Panel IV
Introduced by Qian Meng, Panel Manager of of US-China Forum at Yale; Master of Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
Gordon Geballe (Moderator), Associate Dean, Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies
John Grim, Adjunct Professor, Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies and Yale Divinity School
Mary Evelyn Tucker, Adjunct Professor, Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies and Yale Divinity School
Peijun Duan, Senior Professor of Philosophy and Strategy, China Central Party School
Deborah S. Davis, Professor of Sociology, Yale University
18:00
Evening Keynote Speech
The Three E’s: The Intersection of Energy, Environment, and the Economy
Daniel C. Esty
Commissioner, Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection; Former Hillhouse Professor of Environmental Law and Policy at Yale University
Introduced by Jian Li, Co-Director of of US-China Forum at Yale; Student of Yale College
18:50
Open Reception

Saturday, April 23, 2011

Burke Auditorium, Kroon Hall, 195 Prospect Street, New Haven, CT

8:30
Breakfast
9:00
Keynote Speech
The Transformations in China and Their Impact on Talent Development
Huiyao Wang
Director General, Center for China and Globalization; Vice Chairman, China Overseas Returned Scholars Association; Visiting Fellow, Harvard Kennedy School
Introduced by Chang Liu, Deputy Director of of US-China Forum at Yale; PhD. Candidate, Department of Biological & Biomedical Sciences
9:40
Introduced by Yong Zhao, Director of US-China Forum at Yale; President of ACSSY; PhD Candidate, Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies
Yong Zhao, Director of US-China Forum at Yale; President of ACSSY; PhD Candidate, Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies
Daniel Ahn, Adjunct Assistant Professor at Columbia University School of International and Public Affairs; Former Director at Citadel Securities in New York 
Shau Zhang, Partner, Northeast Sub-Area Leader of China Oversea Investment, Ernst & Young
Huiyao Wang, Director General, Center for China and Globalization; Vice Chairman, China Overseas Returned Scholars Association; Visiting Fellow, Harvard Kennedy School
10:40
Coffee Break
11:00
Keynote Speech
The Two-Engine Strategy for China’s Development and Opening-up
Peijun Duan
Professor of Strategy, at the Party School of the Central Committee of CPC
Introduced by Zhengyu Cai, Deputy Director of of US-China Forum at Yale; PhD. Candidate, Department of Geology and Geophysics
11:45
Introduced by Yujiang Wu, Deputy Director of of US-China Forum at Yale; Student of Yale College
Zhiwu Chen, Professor of Finance, Yale School of Management (Moderator) Joshua Cooper Ramo , Managing Director of Kissinger Associates; Former Senior Editor and Foreign Editor of Time Magazine
Peijun Duan, Professor of Strategy, at the Party School of the Central Committee of CPC
William H. Overholt, Senior Research Fellow, Harvard Kennedy School of Government; Former Asia Policy Chair and Director of Center for Asia Pacific Policy, the RAND Corporation
Xinli Zheng (Represented by Zijian Yang), Deputy Director of Economy Committee of CPPCC; Permanent Vice Chairman of China Center for International Economic Exchanges
12:50
Closing Remark
Joshua Cooper Ramo
Managing Director of Kissinger Associates; Former Senior Editor and Foreign Editor of Time Magazine
Author of Beijing Consensus and The Age of Unthinkable
13:10

Closing Banquet

(VIP only)

1032 Chapel Street, New Haven, CT