A food safety factory shutdown has Americans hunting for baby formula. Readying themselves for a covid-19 lockdown, Chinese in Beijing emptied store shelves. Emerging from lockdown, some in Shanghai are visiting well-provisioned markets. U.S.-China agricultural trade is booming, but many are still being left hungry. Food security, sustainability and safety remain issues.
Committee of 100 2016 Annual Conference
The Committee of 100 hosts their 2016 Annual Conference in Los Angeles.
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: MARCH 31, 2016. Space is limited.
We are expecting over 500 leaders in business, entertainment, government, academia, and the media to participate in the 2016 Annual Conference at the Beverly Wilshire in Beverly Hills, CA. Activities will begin with an Awards Gala Dinner on the evening of April 15 and conclude on April 16 with a full-day Summit featuring prominent thought leaders exploring the foremost issues in U.S.-China relations and the Chinese American community. Select C-100 members will also share inspiring stories of their unique journey in the United States as Americans of Chinese heritage.
DATE & TIME
April 15, 2016 - 6PM - 9PM - Awards Gala Dinner
April 16, 2016 - 8AM - 5PM - Full Day Summit, including Keynote Luncheon
The theme of this year's conference is "Towards a Common Future" and will feature discussions on:
- Global and Cross-Border Philanthropy
- Hollywood and China
- U.S.-China Economic Espionage and Trade Secrets
- Chinese Americans and the 2016 Elections
- Chinese-American Journeys - TED-style talks by C-100 members
WAYS TO REGISTER
- Public Registration (early bird special through February 26, 2016)
- C-100 Member Registration
- Donate to the Conference
Tensions evident in the recent European Union-China virtual summit reflect the increasing skepticism in Europe toward China and the worries over Ukraine and economic ties as well as human rights and environmental issues.