Schedule

All conference events take place at UCLA Anderson.

7:30-8:30 am Registration & Continental Breakfast | C Atrium, Entrepreneurs Hall

8:30-10.30 am Welcoming Remarks, Keynote Address and Executive Exchange | Korn Convocation Hall
Welcome:
Lucy E. Allard | Executive Director, Center for Global Management, UCLA Anderson
Michael K. Woo | Son of Wilbur K. Woo, Dean, College of Environmental Design, Cal Poly Pomona
Keynotes:
Donald Straszheim | Senior Managing Director, Head of China Research, International Strategy & Investment Group, Inc.
The Transforming China: Past, Present, and Future
Mark S. Karlan | Former President, Strategic Partners Asia, CBRE Global Investors
Case Study: Real Estate Investment in China
Moderator: Jerry Nickelsburg | Senior Economist, UCLA Anderson Forecast

10:30 am   Break  

10:45 - 11:45 am Concurrent Panel Discussions

FINANCE: U.S. - China Cross-Border Investment and RMB Internationalization | C-315
Jack Chen | Chairman & CEO, Transworld Capital Group
Alan Chu | Partner & Leader, China Business Network, PwC
James Zukin | Senior Managing Director, Houlihan Lokey
Moderator: Liu Yang | Assistant Professor of Finance, UCLA Anderson

HEALTHCARE: Collaboration and Competition Between the United States and China | D-301
Yong Hei | Executive Medical Director, Amgen (China)
Joe McCracken | Global Head of Business Development & Licensing Roche Pharma Partnering
Joyce Peng | Marketing Director, BGI Americas Corp.
Richard Soll | Senior Vice President, Integrated Services & Head of Corporate Alliances, WuXi AppTec
Moderator: Roy Doumani | Professor, UCLA Geffen School of Medicine

11:45 am Break

12:00 - 1:00 pm Concurrent Panel Discussions

HIGH-TECH: Mobile Innovation and Entrepreneurship in China | C-315
James H. Boettcher | General Partner, Focus Ventures
David Cao | Founder & President, Great Wall Club U.S.
Craig Ehrlich | Chairman, Novare Technologies, Ltd.
Moderator: Jeff Scheinrock | President & CFO, Originate.com

MANUFACTURING: Is China's Manufacturing Industry Losing Its Advantage? | D-301
Stanley Chao '92 | Managing Director, ALL IN Consulting
Everette Phillips '90 | President & CEO, China Manufacturing Network
Farhad Rostamian '99 | Partner, TMT Strategic Advisors
Moderator: Greg Anderson | Principal, Pacific Rim Advisors

1:00 - 2:00 pm Networking Luncheon | Executive Dining Room

  

2012 Wilbur K. Woo Greater China Business Conference