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2018 Annual China Global Think Tank Innovation Forum

Sunday,Jun 17, 2018

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2018 Annual China Global Think Tank Innovation Forum

 

Grand Millennium Beijing, June 17, 2018

 

Co-organized by:

Center for China and Globalization (CCG)

Think Tank and Civil Society Program (TTCSP), University of Pennsylvania

 

In Partnership with:

Center for Think Tank Studies at Shanghai Social Sciences Academy

Center for Chinese Think Tank Research and Assessment at Nanjing University

 

Agenda

08:30 – 09:00  Registration

 

09:00 – 09:45  Opening Session

Chair:

Wang Huiyao, President of the Center for China and Globalization (CCG)

 

Welcoming Remarks

James G. McGann, Director of the Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program (TTCSP), University of Pennsylvania

 

Keynote Speakers (in alphabetic order):

Guo Yezhou, Vice Minister of the International Department of the CCP Central Committee

Tang Huadong, Deputy Director of the General Office and Deputy Director of the Financial Research Center,

Counsellors’ Office of the State Council, PRC

Wei Jianguo, Permanent Vice Chairman of China Center for International Economic Exchanges; Former Vice

Minister of Ministry of Commerce

 

09:45 – 11:00  Session 1 Think Tank Innovation in the New Era of Globalization

Chair:

James G. McGann, Director of the Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program (TTCSP), University of Pennsylvania

 

Speakers (in alphabetic order)

Kent Calder, Director of Edwin O. Reischauer Center for East Asian Studies at Johns Hopkins University

Grzegorz W. Kolodko, Founder and Director of TIGER – Transformation, Integration and Globalization Economic

Research at the Kozminski University in Warsaw; Former Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Poland

Amb. Terry Miller, Director of Center for International Trade and Economics of the Heritage Foundation;

Former American Ambassador to the United Nations

Andrew Selee, President of the Migration Policy Institute; Former Executive Vice President of Woodrow

Wilson International Center for Scholars

Tim Summers, Senior Consulting Fellow of Asia-Pacific Program at the Royal Institute of International Affairs

(Chatham House)

Frank Wu, Chair of the Committee of 100

 

11:00 – 11:15  Tea break

 

11:15 – 12:30   Session 2: China and International Think Tanks: Cooperation and Innovation in a Globalizing World

Chair:

Wang Huiyao, President of the Center for China and Globalization (CCG)

 

Speakers (in alphabetic order)

Chen Dongxiao, President the Shanghai Institutes for International Studies (SIIS)

Jin Xin, Director General of the China Center for Contemporary World Studies (CCCWS);

Secretary- General of the Executive Committee for the Silk Road Think Tank Association

Larry LiVice President of US-China Policy Foundation

Liu Hong, Chair of School of Social Sciences and Director of the Nanyang Centre for Public Administration at

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Louise Liu, President of The Economist Group, Greater China

Liu Yong, Chief Economist and Head of the Center for Financial Research & Development of China Development

Bank

Angela Mo, Senior Management of Policy Advocacy & Engagement, Our Hong Kong Foundation

Amb. Su Ge, Chairman of China National Committee for Pacific Economic Cooperation

Wang Lili, Deputy Dean of National Academy of Development and Strategy (NADS), Renmin University of China

 

12:30 – 13:30  Lunch

 

13:30 – 14:45  Session 3: Developing Talent for Think Tanks in the New Era

Chair:

Miao Lu, Vice President and Secretary-General of the Center for China and Globalization

 

Speakers (in alphabetic order):

Li Gang, Chief Expert and Deputy Director of the Center for Chinese Think Tank Research and Assessment at Nanjing University

Li Ling, Deputy Director of the Center for Think Tank Studies of Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences

David Q.Pan, Executive Dean of Schwarzman College, Tsinghua University

Wang Simin, Deputy Director of the Center for Think Tank Research and Publishing at Guangming Daily

Wu Jiang, Former President of Chinese Academy of Personnel Science

Zhang Shiyu, President of Development Research Think Tank of China

David Zweig, Director of Center on China's Transnational Relations at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology; CCG International Academic Advisor

 

14:45 – 16:00  Session 4: Think Tanks’ Solutions to World-Changing Technology

Chair:

Li Weifeng, Executive Secretary- General of the Center for China and Globalization

 

Speakers (in alphabetic order)

Chen Dingding, President of the Haiguotuzhi Institute; Professor at School of International Relations, Jinan

University;

Andrew Hurst, Program Leader of the Think Tank Initiative at International Development Research Centre

Jeongmin Seong, Senior Fellow at the McKinsey Global Institute

Zhu XufengProfessor and Associate Dean at the School of Public Policy and Management and Executive

Director of Institute for Sustainable Development Goals, Tsinghua University

 

16:00 – 16:15  Tea break

 

16:15 – 18:15    (Roundtable) Session 5: The Rise of Asian and Chinese Think Tanks

Chair:

James G. McGann, Director of the Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program (TTCSP), University of Pennsylvania

Wang Huiyao, President of the Center for China and Globalization (CCG)

 

Discussants (in alphabetic order):

Amb. Selim Belortaja, Albania Ambassador to China

Victor Gao, Vice President of the Center for China and Globalization

Amb. Patricia Rodríguez Holkemeyer, Costa Rica Ambassador to China

Hu Wei, Research Fellow at the Chinese Evaluation Center for Humanities and Social Sciences (CECHSS) of China

Academy of Social Sciences

Li Baiqing, Executive Director of CGE Peace Development Foundation; Former Deputy Mayor of Sanya City

Yeqing (Victor) Li, President of the China Society; CCG Non-Resident Senior Fellow

Long Denggao, Director of the Center for Overseas Chinese Entrepreneurs Studies at Tsinghua University

Alistair Michie, Secretary- General of British East Asia Council; Chair of International Council of CCG

Suguru Miyazaki, Senior Representative of Japan International Cooperation Agency

Ouyang Kang, President of the Institute of State Governance, Huazhong University of Science and Technology

Emanuel Pastreich, Director of the Asia Institute (Korea)

Zhang Hongwu, Dean of Yellow River Research Center, Tsinghua University;

Counselor of the State Council, PRC

 

18:15 – 18:30    Closing Remarks

Speakers:

James G. McGann, Director of the Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program (TTCSP), University of Pennsylvania

Wang Huiyao, President of the Center for China and Globalization (CCG)

 

Amendment to the above schedule is possible, please refer to notice board on-site for updated information.