Agenda
The following is a Tentative Schedule. Details will be filled as the date approaches the summit. All times are subject to change, but all events are settled to take place. Follow us to get updates on Social Media>

April 14rd

April 15rd

April 16rd

4:00 – 6:00 PM
Press Conference
Guests Sign-in is from 3PM – 4PM.
Featuring:
Lisa Wang, Eric Tse
Co-chairs of Penn Wharton China Summit
And All Summit Speakers
Location: @Hilton Inn at Penn

6:30PM – 8:30PM
Startup Rush
Group Presentations between 6:30 – 8:00PM.
Results to be announced at 8:30 PM.
Location: @Hilton Inn at Penn

Note: Small Talk Sessions, and Guests Personal Networking Sessions will be held at Friday evening, Saturday afternoon and Saturday evening. Some may coincide with Panels.

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Openning Ceremony
Guest Sign-in from 8:00 – 9:00 AM.
Featuring:
Eric Xie, Welcome Address
Co-chairs of Penn Wharton China Summit
Geoffrey Garrett, Welcome Address
Dean of Wharton School of Business
Qiyue Zhang, Address
Consulate General of People’s Republic of China in New York
Jiwu Wang, Keynote Speech
Board Director of Tus Holding
Xin Zhou, Keynote Speech
Board Director of EHouse China
Jizhong Zhang, Keynote Speech
Chinese Film and TV Producer, Director
Tad Smith, Keynote Speech
Global CEO of Sotheby
Lisa Wang, Address
Co-chairs of Penn Wharton China Summit
Location: @Irvine Auditorium

1:30 – 3:30 PM
Panel: Reform and Prospect in the Commercial Real Estate Market
Featuring:
Shiyi Pan
Board Director of SOHO China
Zuyu Ding
CEO of EHouse China
Jian Sun
CEO of Home Inn Group
Location: @Irvine Auditorium

Panel: Collision and Fusion in the Culture and Arts
Featuring:
Jizhong Zhang
Producer, Director
Xiaoyu Weng
Deputy Curator of Guggenheim Art Museum
Tad Smith
Global CEO of Sotheby
Location: @Annenberg Center

4:00 – 6:00 PM
Panel: Restructuring and Expansions in Large Enterprises
Featuring:
Ning Li
Board Director of Li-Ning Sportswear
Haiping Hu
Deputy Board Director of Shanshan Holdings
Jiwu Wang
Board Director of Tus Holdings
Xin Zhou
Board Director of EHouse China
Location: @Annenberg Center

Panel: Research and Acquisitions in Health Industry
Featuring:
Jizhong Zhang
Board Director of Tasly Pharmaceutical Group
Theresa Tse
Board Director of CP Pharmaceutical Group
Bruce Novich
COO of Cellular Dynamics International
Lawton Robert Burns
Head of Wharton Life Science and Management Center
Location: @Irvine Auditorium

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Career Fair
Location: @Annenberg Center

8:30 PM – 11:00 PM
Social Events
** Participants must hold a pass **
Location: @Ritz-Carlton Hotel

9:30 – 11:30 PM
Panel: Innovations and Opportunities in Technology and Internet
Featuring:
Yiming Zhang
CEO of Toutiao
Pinjue Che
Head of Data Committee at Alibaba Group
Jindong Zhao
Manager of Deloitte Technology-Fast Project
Location: @Annenberg Center

Panel: Uncertainties and Challenges in Financial Market
Featuring:
Chen Xu
Head of Bank of China in US
Xiaojie Huang
Founder and CEO of Jiuding Funding
Qiang Wang
Co-founder of Zhenfund Holdings
Location: @Irvine Auditorium

Panel: Dialogues and Inspirations in Education Initiatives
Featuring:
Xiongwen Lu
Dean of Fudan University School of Management
Huining Cao
Professor of Finance at Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business
Zheng Yan
Special Adviser at Columbia University Teacher‘s College
Mei He
Board Director of Wailian Consulting Group
Location: @Hilton Inn at Penn

11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
Closing Ceremony
Guest Sign-in from 8:00 – 9:00 AM.
Featuring:
Lisa Wang, Closing Address
Co-chairs of Penn Wharton China Summit
Ning Li, Keynote Speech
Board Director of Li-Ning Sportswear
Xiaojie Huang, Keynote Speech
Founder and CEO of Jiuding Holdings
Yiming Zhang, Keynote Speech
Founder and Board Director of Toutiao
Shiyi Pan, Keynote Speech
Board Director of SOHO China
Eric Tse, Address
Co-chairs of Penn Wharton China Summit
@Irvine Auditorium