2016 U.S.-CHINA RELATIONS FORUM

WEDNESDAY, MAY 9, 2016
International House, University of Chicago

Time Event
8:00a- 9:00a Opening Remark
Darren Reisberg, Vice President and Secretary, University of Chicago
9:00a- 9:15a Check-in and Breakfast
9:15a- 10:15a Keynote Address
The challenges of Financial Markets and the Lessons of 2015
John S. (Jack) Wadsworth, Honorary Chairman of Morgan Stanley Asia
10:15a- 10:30a Break
10:30a- 11:45a Economy and Finance Panel
The Future of Two Giants: Pressures, Opportunities, and Challenges
Speakers:
CK (Changguang) Zheng, Managing Director at Credit Suisse
Mingwei Li, Director at Corporate Banking at Industrial and Commercial Bank of China New York Branch
Charles Wu, International Partner at Locke Lord LLP
11:45a- 1:00p Luncheon
1:00p- 1:45p Keynote Interview
Dealing with a China in Transition
Henry Paulson, Chairman of the Paulson Institute and 74th United States Secretary of the Treasury
1:45a- 2:00p Break
2:00p- 3:30p Climate Change Panel
The Challenge of Climate Change: A Game Theory
Speakers:
Michael Greenstone, Friedman Professor, Economics, University of Chicago; Director, Energy Policy Institute at Chicago
Dali Yang, William Claude Reavis Professor, Political Science, University of Chicago
Weidong Wang, Esq., President of the University of Chicago Alumni Club of Beijing, and attendee of the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Paris
Elisabeth Moyer, Associate Professor, Atmospheric Science, University of Chicago
3:30p- 3:45p Break
3:45p- 5:00p Foreign Policy Panel
The Rise of China and U.S. Asian Pacific Policy
Speakers:
John Mearsheimer, R. Wendell Harrison Distinguished Service Professor, Political Science, University of Chicago
Zhao Weiping, Chinese Consul General to Chicago

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