Events

Past Event

2018 Beijing Energy Week

June 1, 2018 - June 3, 2018
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Columbia Global Centers | Beijing, No. 26, 1F Core Plaza, 1 Shanyuan Street, Zhongguancun, Haidian District, Beijing

From June 1 to June 3, Columbia Global Centers | Beijing will host the 2018 Beijing Energy Week. The theme this year is "The explosion of the new energy — application to transportation."

 

Agenda

June 1st

9:00 - 9:15 Check in/ Register

9:15 - 9:30 Sheng Yan, Co-founder of GEC Academy; Deputy Director for China at Center on Global Energy Policy, Columbia University

9:30 - 10:00 Manuel Pinho, Former Minister of Economy and Innovation of Portugal; Former Economist of International Monetary Fund; Professor at Columbia University

10:00 - 10:30 Huayong Niu, Dean and Professor at School of International Business, BFSU

10:30 -11:00 Wenjia Wang, Tesla Sr. Engineering Manager, APAC

11:30 - 12:00 Case study sharing I, students from Columbia university

12:00 - 12:30 Case study sharing II, students from Columbia university

12:30 - 14:00 Lunch break

14:30 - 16:30 DiDi company visit & High school road show (Judge: Hui Xu, Sheng Yan, Xiaozhi Wang, Jean Wang)

16:30 - 17:00 Training for final

 

June 2nd

9:30 - 10:30 Xiaolu Zhao, Young Expert on Carbon Market; Manager at Environmental Defense Fund

10:30 - 11:30 Anders Hove, Research Fellow at Center on Global Energy Policy, Columbia University

11:30 - 12:00 Case study sharing III, students from Europe

12:00 - 12:30 Case study sharing IV, international students in China (BFSU)

12:30 - 14:00 Lunch break

14:00 - 15:00 Jonathan Poon, Investment Officer at AIIB; Former Director of Finance, Onyx Renewable Partners, a Blackstone company

15:00 - 16:00 Zhouwei Diao, Young Expert on Energy; Associate Director of China Energy, IHS; Yale Alum

 

June 3rd

09:00 - 09:45 Ye Wu, Deputy Dean and Professor at School of Environment, Tsinghua University

10:00 - 10:45 Edmund Downie, 2017 U.S. Fulbright Scholar; British Marshall Scholar; Yale Alum

10:45 - 11:00 Jing Ge, President of Silicon Valley Chinese Energy Association; Researcher at UC Berkeley

11:00 - 13:00 Lunch break

13:00 - 13:15 Sheng Yan, Co-founder of GEC Academy; Deputy Director for China at Center on Global Energy Policy, Columbia University

13:15 - 13:30 Kevin Li, President of Columbia Alumni Association Beijing; Partner at Deloitte Consulting

13:30 - 13:50 Morgan Zhang, Manager Director of Unity Ventures

14:00 - 17:00 Road show & Final (Judge: Manuel Pinho, Morgan Zhang, Kevin Li, Sheng Yan, Jean Wang, Jing Ge, Tesla Manager)

17:15 - 17:30 Director Jia, China Youth International Center

17:30 - 18:00 Networking