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Apr 29, 2021 06:20 PM

SNEAK PEEK OF UPCOMING EVENTS 2021/05

Caixin Global has created a calendar of upcoming business, finance and tech events around Asia, giving readers a resource for tracking virtual and offline events they can attend around the country and abroad.

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China’s Financial Opening: The New Horizon for Global Companies       Online   

Speakers: Andrew Collier, Managing Director and Founder of Orient Capital Research; Li-Gang Liu, Managing Director and Chief China Economist, Citigroup.

Organizer: SupChina

Date: May 5, 2021, 7:30 - 8:30 PM ET

Register: Click here to register the event.

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What is Fueling Anti-Asian Hate?     Online   

Speakers: Erika Lee, one of the nation’s leading immigration and Asian American historians; Catherine X. Pan-Giordano, a Partner and Corporate Group Head at Dorsey & Whitney LLP.

Organzier: SupChina

Date: May 11, 2021, 7:30 - 8:30 PM ET

Register: Click here to register the event.

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SuperReturn China    Online    

Speakers: PAUL YANG, Partner and CEO of Greater China at KKR; SIMON GRIFFITHS, Head of Private Equity Asia Pacific at EQT Partners; 

WANLIN LIU, Managing Director at The Carlyle Group; ELAINE CHEN, Partner at PAG; ALLEN HUANG, Director of Investments at Michigan State University; EDWARD GREFENSTETTE, President, CEO & Chief Investment Officer at The Dietrich Foundation; WAI LENG LEONG, Managing Director, Head of Asia Pacific at CDPQ; JUDITH LI, Partner at Lilly Asia Ventures; CHANG-TAI HSIEH, Phyllis and Irwin Winkelried Professor of Economics and PCL Faculty Scholar at The University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

Date: May 11-13, 202111 - 13 May 2021 BST/UTC+1 

Organizer: Informa Connect

Register: Click here to register the event.

 

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Untapped Potential: The New Landscape for ESG Investment in China      Online   

Speakers: Bertrand Jabouley, Head of Sustainable Finance, Asia-Pacific, S&P Global Ratings; Deborah Lehr, Vice Chairman and Executive Director, Paulson Institute and Chief Executive Officer, Basilinna; Xiaopeng Li, Chairman, China Everbright Group Ltd; Ken Liu, Executive Director, Head of China Hong Kong Utilities and Renewables Research, UBS; Wensheng Peng, Chief Economist, CICC; Mingchun Sun, Chief Economist, Haitong International Securities Group Limited; Mervyn Tang, Senior Director and Global Head of ESG Research, Sustainable Finance, Fitch Ratings; Xiaoshu Wang, Executive Director, ESG Research, MSCI; Ronald Wu, Head of ESG & Sustainability Research, APAC, UBS

Date: May 12, 9:00 am – 10:30 am Beijing / Singapore / Hong Kong

Organizer: Institute of International Finance (IIF)

Register: The event is by invitation only. Click here to see the agenda.

 

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First 100 Days of U.S.-China Relations under President Biden     Online   

Speakers: Bonnie Glaser, Director of the Asia Program at the German Marshall Fund of the United States; Jia Qingguo, Professor of diplomacy and international relations and former dean of the School of International Studies at Peking University; Evan Medeiros (moderator), Penner Family Chair in Asian Studies at the School of Foreign Service and a senior fellow with the Initiative for U.S.-China Dialogue on Global Issues.

Date: May 13, 2021, 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. EDT

Organizer: The Georgetown Initiative for U.S.-China Dialogue on Global Issues

Register: Click here to register the event.

 

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Middle-class Shanghai: Reshaping US-China engagement     Online   

Speakers: Suzanne Maloney, Vice President and Director of Foreign Policy; Cheng Li, Director - John L. Thornton China Center Senior Fellow - Foreign Policy; Deborah Davis, Professor Emerita of Sociology - Yale University; Yue Hou, Janice and Julian Bers Assistant Professor in the Social Sciences - University of Pennsylvania; Elizabeth Perry, Henry Rosovsky Professor of Government; Director, Harvard-Yenching Institute - Harvard University; Jamie P. Horsley, Senior Fellow, Paul Tsai China Center, Yale Law School Visiting Fellow - Foreign Policy, John L. Thornton China Center.

Date: May 14, 2021, 10:00 AM - 10:05 AM EDT

Register: Click here to register for the event.

 

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2021 IIF Asia-Pacific Summit      Online   

Speakers: Ashley Alder, Chief Executive Officer, Securities and Futures Commission, Hong Kong; Niranjan Banodkar, Group Chief Financial Officer, YES Bank, Ltd; Chris Clark, Regional President, Asia Pacific, Visa Inc.; Jan De Silva, President and Chief Executive Officer, Toronto Region Board of Trade; Benjamin Diokno, Governor, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas; Abdul Farid Alias, Group President and Chief Executive Officer, Malayan Banking Berhad (Maybank); Piyush Gupta, Chief Executive Officer, DBS Group Holdings & DBS Bank Ltd; Ryozo Himino, Commissioner, Financial Services Agency, Japan; Charles Lake, President, Aflac International, Chairman and Representative Director, Aflac Life Insurance, Japan; Mikkel Larsen, Group Chief Sustainability Officer, DBS; Ravi Menon, Managing Director, Monetary Authority of Singapore; Ahmed Saeed, Vice-President East Asia, Southeast Asia and the Pacific, Asian Development Bank...

Date: May 20 - May 21, 2021, 8:00 am – 11:30 am Singapore

Organizer: Institute of International Finance (IIF)

Register: Click here to register the event.

 

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WildChina Book Club: Monkey King: Journey to the West     Online    

Speaker: Julia Lovell, Professor of Modern China @Birkbeck College, University of London

Date: May 21, 2021, 2:00 am - 3:00 am Beijing Time

Organizer: WildChina

Register: Click here to register the event.

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China Chat 05: Cutting Carbon in China: Who, What, When      Online   

Speaker: Zhang Jianyu, Chief Representative, Environmental Defense Fund’s China Program; Bai Bo, CEO and Chairman, Asia Green Fund; June Deng, Research Analyst, Caixin Insight

Date: May 27, 2021 (Thursday) 20:00-21:00 Beijing Time/ 8:00-9:00 EST/ 14:00-15:00 CET

Organizer: Caixin Global

Register: This is a subscriber-only event. Click here to register the event.

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Global Governance and International Co-operation in the Post-pandemic Era       Hybrid   

Speakers: GAO Yan, Chairperson of China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT); António Guterres, Secretary-general of the United Nations; Armida Salsiah Alisjahbana, Under-Secretary General of the United Nations, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and Pacific (UNESCAP); Inger Andersen, Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations, Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP); LI Yong, Director General of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO); XU Haoliang, UN Assistant Secretary-General, UNDP Assistant Administrator and Director of Bureau for Policy and Programme Support; LIU Hongpeng, Director, Energy Division at United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific; Jim Yong Kim, 12th President of the World Bank; Victoria Kwakwa, Vice President of the World Bank; Kristalina Georgieva, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF); JIN Liqun, President of Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB); LIU Jin, President of Bank of China; NIE Qingping, Chairman of China Securities Finance Corporation; CHEN Xiaohua, Chairman, China Gezhouba Group; HUANG Zhaohui, CEO of China International Capital Corporation; ZHANG Wencai, Vice President of Agricultural Development Bank of China; Lord Jacob Rothschild OM GBE, Former Chairman of RIT Capital Management; CAI Jinyong, Partner of Global Infrastructure Partners Lucius Gregory Meredith, President of RChain Cooperative; YI Aimin, Former Vice President of IBM China...

Date: May 29-30, 2021, Beijing

Organizer: International Finance Forum

Register: Click here to register the event.

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For tips on events not included on the list, you can contact Wang Zhen, zhenwang@caixin.com.

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