Berkeley China Summit

CAA Chinese Chapter is an official sponsor of the Berkeley China Summit (BCS), an annual conference held at UC Berkeley every fall with the mission to highlight Berkeley's strengths and to encourage bilateral discussion and collaboration between US and China. Organized and sponsored by official UC Berkeley alumni and student organizations since 2016, BCS is dedicated to connecting Chinese and American businesses and investors with the technology, engineering, and business innovation expertise on UC Berkeley campus and across the Bay Area.

For more details, please see the official website:

Berkley China Summit (BCS) 伯克利中美峰会

Dates/Times:
September 18, 2020 (Fri), 6-9 PM PDT (Live-streamed Recording)
September 19, 2020 (Sat), 6-9 PM PDT (Live-streamed Recording)
 

Due to COVID-19, this year's BCS was held online in a virtual format.  Hear U.S. and Chinese experts discuss the impact business, technology and culture play on innovation in the Enterprise ServiceEntrepreneurshipHealthcare and Senior Care sectors.

Keynote Speakers:

Wenhong Zhang
Doctor & Head of Shanghai Medical Experts Group for the Treatment of COVID-19​

Dawn Tilbury
Head of US National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Directorate of Engineering, Berkeley Alumnus

Rich Lyons
UC Berkeley’s 1st Chief Innovation & Entrepreneurship Officer, Ex-Dean of Berkeley-Haas School of Business

Feng Zhou
Founder of Youdao, Inc. (NYSE: DAO.US), a NetEase Company, Berkeley Alumnus

 
Agenda:

September 18, 2020 (all times PDT)

  • 6:00 PM: Check-in
  • 6:05 PM: Welcome speeches
  • 6:10 PM: Keynote speech by Wenhong Zhang
  • 6:40 PM: Keynote speech by Dawn Tilbury
  • 7:10 PM: Break
  • 7:15 PM: Senior Care Panel
  • 8:05 PM: Break
  • 8:10 PM: Enterprise Services Panel
  • 9:00 PM: End

September 19, 2020 (all times PDT)

  • 6:00 PM: Check-in
  • 6:05 PM: Welcome speeches
  • 6:10 PM: Keynote speech by Feng Zhou
  • 6:40 PM: Keynote speech by Rich Lyons
  • 7:10 PM: Break
  • 7:15 PM: Entrepreneurship Panel
  • 8:05 PM: Break
  • 8:10 PM: Healthcare Panel
  • 9:00 PM: End