Responsible Business Leadership in China and the US: Private Sector and Public Value


Friday, August 7, 2015, 12:00pm to 4:30pm


Alison Dining Room and NYE ABC, 5th Floor, Taubman Building Harvard Kennedy School of Government 79 JFK Street Cambridge, MA

The Harvard Kennedy School's Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation and the Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB)  are pleased to host a conference on responsible business leadership in China and the United States as part of their joint research and executive education initiative on private roles for public goals. Current research, practical implications and the intellectual agenda moving forward will be part of the discussion. Renowned speakers will share their views on the topic.

The event will start off with a reception from 12:00 -1:00 pm in the Allison Dining Room at Harvard Kennedy School, followed by a lunch (1:00-2:15 pm). Tony Saich, Director of the Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation at HKS will make opening remarks and moderate the panel, while Dean Xiang Bing of CKGSB will deliver a key note speech.  Congresswoman Grace Meng (D-NY) will also make remarks during the lunch.  Following the lunch, there will be a panel discussion with questions from the audience from 2:30 - 4:30. Confirmed Panelists are:

William C. Kirby, Harvard Business School Professor, Spangler Family Professor of Business Administration; T. M. Chang Professor of China Studies

John D. Donahue, Harvard Kennedy School Professor, Raymond Vernon Senior Lecturer in Public Policy

Xiang Bing, CKGSB Founding Dean, Professor of China Business and Globalization

Anthony Saich, Daewoo Professor of International Affairs, Director Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation

Complimentary tickets to this conference will be available through August 1, 2015, at 5PM.

Please remember to bring your ticket with you. 

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