2017 GCC World SUMMIT
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Global China Connection (GCC) cordially invites you to be part of this exciting event!
We are honored to extend the opportunity to meet with you and your organization in the 2017 GCC World Summit. Your participation will support GCC’s mission to inspire students interested in China and build valuable relationships among an emerging generation of young leaders.
This annual GCC World Summit will discuss China’s growing power and responsibilities in the world as well as a broad range of issues from economics to culture. We will bring together young professionals from universities around the world and experts in the field to facilitate meaningful and constructive discussions on these topics, sharing new perspectives on prevalent critical issues. We hope to bring together leaders in academia and business, successful entrepreneurs, and outstanding university students for a conference that will build meaningful relationship that last well into the future.
For further information, please contact:
Cornell GCC Chapter: Jung Won Kim, 213 700-9141; firstname.lastname@example.org
Central Management: Yansong Pang et al., email@example.com
Global China Connection World Summit Background
Global China Connection World Summit is an annual initiative that began in the spring of 2012. Every year, GCC Central Management organizes an annual conference in the United States and invites the participation of our chapters across the world.
Last year, our Summit was held at New York University on March 25th 2016. With the theme of “China as a Global Citizen”, the 2016 annual conference featured 4 panels, covering topics from foreign companies’ business strategy in China and China’s role on the international stage to business innovation in the start-up scene.
CORNELL COLLEGE, Klarman Hall, 232 East Ave, Ithaca, NY 14850
Friday April 14th, 2017
5:00PM - 2:00AM = Reception & Travel Accommodation
Saturday April 15th, 2017
8:30AM - 9:00AM = Welcome & Breakfast
9:00AM - 9:30AM = Introduction
9:35AM - 10:15AM = Keynote Speaker
10:25AM - 11:15AM = Politics & Foreign Policy Panel
11:30PM - 12:45PM = Networking Luncheon
12:50PM - 1:00PM = Yamatai Performance
1:15PM - 2:05PM = Art & Culture Fireside Chat
2:15PM - 3:05PM = Business Panel #1
3:15PM - 4:05PM = Business Panel #2
4:15PM - 5:00PM = Closing Keynote
5:10PM - 5:45PM = Concluding Remarks
7:30PM - 9:30PM = GCC Gala
Event will feature panels with notable professionals
(The list of speakers will be continuously updated)
Yiting Liu - "哈佛女孩” 刘亦婷 - Investment Management COO/Partner at Coalescence Partners
Kecheng Fang - Founder of CNPolitics
Jennifer Wen Ma - 马文 - Visual artist
Guoyu Lin - 林国宇 - Founder of 北美留学生快报
Paul Marks - CEO at Argosy International
Lorand Laskai - Research Associate at Council on Foreign Relations
Paul Stephen - Consultant at Navigant Inc.
We have also reached out to the following speakers:
- Minhong Yu - 俞敏洪 - Founder of New Oriental (新东方)
- Ming Yao - 姚明 - Former basketball player and founder of The Yao Ming Foundation
- Shi Wang - 王石 - Founder of Wanke （万科集团）
- Chengyu Fu; Sinopec - Former Chairman
- Peter Katzenstein; Cornell University - Walter S. Carpenter Jr. Professor of International Studies
- Stella Li: BYD Auto - President
- Gary Locke: Former U.S. Ambassador to China
And many more...