13:00 Networking & Registration
13:45 Chinese Musical Performance
Peking University Chinese Orchestra
14:00 Opening Remarks and Video
WANG Bo, Vice President of Peking University
14:20 Welcome Remarks
Elaine Chao (subject to change), United States Secretary of Transportation
14:40 Session 1: "Global Economy: China, US & the World"
Experts will address the integral roles that China and the United States play in promoting global growth, creating innovative approaches to economic challenges, encouraging other countries to work together to alleviate social problems, and paving the way for future development.
Jeffrey Sachs, Director of the Center for Sustainabile Development, Columbia University
ZHANG Tao, Deputing Managing Director of the IMF
LIU Qiao, Dean of the Guanghua School of Management, Peking University
16:00 Networking Break
16:20 Session 2: "Technology, Business, and Society"
With China and the US at the forefront of technological innovation in the fields of artificial intelligence and the mobile economy, leading experts in these areas will share how new developments are impacting society, questions they raise about human interaction with technology, and applications they have for business.
Max Tegmark, Co-founder of the Future of Life Institute；Professor, MIT；New York Times Best-Selling Author
Dialogue with CAI Hongbin, Dean of the Faculty of Business and Economics, University of HK; Professor of the Guanghua School of Business, Peking University
Anindya Ghose, Heinz Riehl Chair Professor of Business, NYU Stern School of Business；Award-winning Author
Dialogue with ZHANG Ying, Associate Dean of the Guanghua School of Business, Peking University
17:40 Closing Remarks
18:00 Networking and Cocktail Reception
* Schedule subject to modification