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Press Conference & Symposium: Evaluation Report on the Sustainable Development of China 2021

December 21, 2021
9:30 AM - 11:50 AM
Columbia Global Centers | Beijing, No. 26, 1F Core Plaza, 1 Shanyuan Street, Zhongguancun, Haidian District, Beijing

 

 

Time: December 21, 9:30AM - 11:50AM (Beijing) | December 20, 8:30PM - 10:50PM (New York)

Location: Columbia Global Centers | Beijing, No. 26, 1F Core Plaza, 1 Shanyuan Street, Zhongguancun, Haidian District, Beijing

Columbia Global Centers | Beijing and Columbia Climate School’s Earth Institute cordially invite you to attend the launch of the Evaluation Report on the Sustainable Development of China 2021. This report, published by leading U.S. and China think tanks, will address how China is making new progress to develop a more balanced and sustainable economy and society, including access to resources, emission control, protection, and governance in the post-pandemic era.

The event will be available live on Beijing Center's Bilibili.

In partnership with China Center for International Economic Exchanges, AliResearch, and Philips.

 

Agenda

(Speakers in alphabetical order)


9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. | Registration


9:30 a.m. - 9:55 a.m. | Opening Remarks and Guest Keynote Speeches

  • Baoxing QIU, Councilor of The State Council, President of China Society for Urban Studies, former Vice Minister of The Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development
  • Satyajit BOSE, Professor of Practice, Associate Director, Program in Sustainability Management, Columbia University School of Professional Studies
  • Limin WANG, President of Social Sciences Literature Press
  • Shi WANG, Chairman of Vanke Foundation
  • Dawei ZHANG (Moderator), Vice President and Secretary-General of CCIEE
  • Baige ZHAO, Vice Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the 12th National People's Congress, Chairman of the Expert Committee of the Belt and Road International (BRI) Think Tank of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Chairman of the Expert Committee of Research and Development International


9:55 a.m. – 10:35 a.m. | Report Launch

Introduction of China's National Sustainable Development Indicators and Ranking of Sustainable Development of Provinces and Municipalities in China

  • Huanbo ZHANG, Deputy Director and Research Fellow of the U.S. and European Research Institute, China Center for International Economic Exchanges

Introduction of Indicators and Rankings of Sustainable Urban Development in China

  • Dong GUO, Associate Director of the Research Program on Sustainability Policy and Management at Columbia University's Earth Institute

Research on Sustainable Development of Public Health in China

  • Pei SUN, Assistant Researcher at the Institute for American and European Studies, China Center for International Economic Exchanges


10:35 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. | Case Study Analyses


11:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m. | Panel Discussion

  • Tao LI, Vice President of Philips Greater China Area and Head of the Department of Government Affairs
  • Xiangdong LIU, Vice Minister and Research Fellow of the Department of Economic Research Department, China Center for International Economic Exchanges
  • Chongjun TAN, Deputy Dean of Ali Research Institute
  • Anyi WANG, Postdoctoral Research Scholar, Research Program on Sustainability Policy and Management (SPM), Columbia University Earth Institute
  • Jun WANG (Moderator), Chief Economist of Zhongyuan Bank
  • Yanchun WANG, Assistant Editor-in-Chief of Caijing Magazine

 

Reminders
  • Event language: Chinese
  • Limited seats are available for in-person participation. After you complete the registration form, a confirmation email will be sent to your email address.
  • If you have any questions, please email [email protected]