Webcast Recap

 

AGENDA
 
Opening Remarks
09:00-09:10AM
 
J. Stapleton Roy, Director, Kissinger Institute on China and the United States
 
Wang Weimin, Vice Chairman, Counsellors’ Office of the State Council (COSC)
 
Panel 1: U.S. and PRC Innovation Overview
Chair: J. Stapleton Roy, Director, Kissinger Institute
 
Kent Hughes, Director, Program on America and the Global Economy
09:10-09:35AM U.S. Government’s Approach to Encouraging Innovation
 
Liu Yanhua, COSC/Former Vice Minister of Science & Technology
09:35-10:00AM PRC Government’s Approach to Encouraging Innovation
 
Q&A
10:00-10:45AM
 
Break
10:45-11:00AM
 
Panel 2: U.S.-China S & T Cooperation
Chair:  Marco Di Capua, Former S & T Counselor, U.S. Embassy, Beijing
 
Richard P. Suttmeier, University of Oregon
11:00-11:25AM U.S.-China Cooperation on Innovation
 
Qiao Zonghuai, COSC/Former Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs
11:25-11:50AM Sino-U.S. Cooperation on Innovation
 
Q&A
11:50AM-12:30PM
 
Lunch
(A light lunch will be served outside of the conference room)
12:30-1:30PM
 
Panel 3: Educating & Training for Innovation 
Chair:  Qiao Zonghuai, COSC/Former Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs
 
Joan Ferrini-Mundy, National Science Foundation 
1:30-1:55PM Education Programs to Develop Talent
 
Zhang Yantong, COSC Department Director-General
1:55-2:20PM Education and Training of S & T Talent
 
Q&A
2:20-3:00PM
 
Break
3:00-3:15PM
 
Panel 4: Commercializing Innovative Discoveries
Chair:  Liu Yanhua, COSC/Former Vice Minister of Science & Technology
 
Kathleen Kingscott, IBM 
3:15-3:40PM U. S. Commercialization of Innovative Discoveries
 
 
 Jiang Mingling, Former COSC Vice-Chairman
3:40-4:05PM PRC Commercialization of Innovative Discoveries 
 
Q&A
4:05-4:40PM
 
Closing Remarks
4:40-5:00PM
 
J. Stapleton Roy, Director, Kissinger Institute on China and the United States
 
Wang Weimin, Vice Chairman, Counsellors’ Office of the State Council