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Member Event | 2017 Women in Leadership Forum

June 26 @ 9:00 am - 7:00 pm

CKGSB and UN WOMEN will jointly host the 2017 Women in Leadership Forum- Women Rising: A Diverse Perspective, featured an impressive line-up of Chinese and international speakers from across a range of sectors.

Event Details:

Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB) and United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN WOMEN) will present the 2017 Women in Leadership Forum- Women Rising: A Diverse Perspective, on June 26, 2017, in Beijing, China.

Previous speakers of this Forum, which is now in its third year, have included Facebook’s COO Sheryl Sandberg and Didi Chuxing’s President Liu Qing. The Forum will offer an opportunity to the 350 participating Chinese and global opinion leaders from the business, academic, non-profit and government sectors to network and share best practices.

 

Date: 2017.6.26, 9:00 – 19:00

Location: Regent Hotel, 99 Jinbao Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing

Language: English & Chinese, with simultaneous translation available

Registration: To register, please click here.

Contact: For further information or any questions please email Mark Dreyer at markdreyer@ckgsb.edu.cn


Event Agenda

2017 Women in Leadership Forum
Women Rising: A Diverse Perspective

2017.6.26 Beijing

 

09:00 – 09:25        Registration

09:25 – 09:30        Opening by Emcee

Gloria AI, Founder of iAsk Media and Television Anchor (CKGSB Alumna)

09:30 – 09:40        Welcome Remarks from CKGSB

Xiang Bing, Founding Dean, Professor of China Business and Globalization, CKGSB

09:40 – 09:50        Welcome Remarks from UN Women

*Julie Broussard, Country Programme Manager, UN Women

Women’s Empowerment

09:50 – 10:05        Keynote Speech

Chen Luyu, Prominent Chinese Talk Show Host (CKGSB Alumna)

Women x Business

10:10 – 10:25        Keynote Speech

*Wei Sun Christianson, Asia Co-CEO, Morgan Stanley

10:25 – 10:40        Keynote Speech

Mark Gibbs, Director of Greater China, SAP

10:40 – 10:55        Keynote Speech

*Han Xiaohong, President, Ciming Health Checkup Management Group (CKGSB Alumna)

10:55 – 11:10        Keynote Speech

*Zhou Yi, Vice President, IBM Greater China (CKGSB Student)

11:10 – 11:25        Keynote Speech

Wang Shutong, CEO and Founder, DHgate.com

11:25 – 12:30        Panel Discussion

*Zhou Yi, Vice President, IBM Greater China (CKGSB Student)

*Han Xiaohong, President, Ciming Health Checkup Management Group

*Wei Sun Christianson, Asia Co-CEO, Morgan Stanley

*Guo Sheng, CEO, Zhaopin.com

*Daisy Shen, COO of Global China Practice, KPMG

*Tim Payne, Senior Partner, Head of Asia, Brunswick

Wang Shutong, CEO and founder, DHgate.com

 

Moderator:

*Rachel Morarjee, The Economist Corporate Network

12:30 – 14:00        Lunch Break

Women x Politics

14:00 – 14:15       Keynote Speech

Carma Elliot, China Director, British Council; Minister (Culture and Education), British Embassy

14:15 – 14:45       Dialogue

Carma Elliot, China Director, British Council; Minister (Culture and Education), British Embassy

Elizabeth Peak, Australian Economic Minister-Counsellor, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

*Julie Broussard, Country Programme Manager, UN Women

Women x Creative Industries

14:45 – 15:00        Keynote Speech

Li Tiantian, CEO, Logic Show

15:00 – 15:45        Panel Discussion

Li Tiantian, CEO, Logic Show

*Yang Xiaoxuan, Vice President, iQiyi (CKGSB Alumna)

*Diana David, Board Member of American Chamber of Commerce Hong Kong and Independent Director of Da Vinci Labs

Lucy Hornby, China Correspondent, Financial Times

Mao Jihong, Founder of EXCEPTION de MIXMIND and FangSuo (CKGSB Alumnus)

Li Xin, Managing Director, Caixin Global (CKGSB Alumna)

 

Moderator:

Juliette Saly, Reporter, Bloomberg Television

Women x Entrepreneurship

15:45 – 16:30        Panel Discussion

             *Cindy Mi, Founder, VIPKids (CKGSB Chuang Community Student)

Tan Jing, CEO and founder, Jiashuangkuaizi.com (CKGSB Chuang Community Student)

Liu Nan, CEO, Mia (CKGSB Chuang Community Student)

Zhu Yueyi (CKGSB Chuang Community Student)

Moderator:

Li Yang, Associate Professor, CKGSB

16:30 – 16:45        Tea and Coffee Break

Women x Philanthropy

16:45 – 17:00       Keynote Speech

Tao Hong, Renowned Chinese Actress and Philanthropist (CKGSB Alumna)

17:00 – 17:55        Panel Discussion

Tao Hong, Renowned Chinese Actress and Philanthropist (CKGSB Alumna)

*Zhang Huaying, Vice President for Sustainability, Coca-Cola

*May Mei, Founder of GoalBlue, Former Chief Representative of WildAid China (CKGSB Alumna)

*Clare Pearson, Co-Chair of CBBC and Britcham; Pro Bono Counsel and CSR Manager for Asia at DLA Piper

Moderator:

*Ma Leijun, China Gender Fund Programme Officer, UN Women

17:55 -18:00         Closing Remarks

 

18:00-19:00      Networking

*Represent confirmed speakers. Other speakers are invited, but subject to change.

Details

Date:
June 26
Time:
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
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