Past Event

What's next for financial investment, international education, and public health?

October 26, 2019
3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Columbia Global Centers | Beijing, No. 26, 1F Core Plaza, 1 Shanyuan Street, Zhongguancun, Haidian District, Beijing

The Beijing Center cordially invites you to join CAA Beijing and senior alumni speakers/CEOs from Columbia, Harvard, and Sheffield to identify new trends and opportunities in the respective industries.



2:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Registration

3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Panel discussion on financial investment

4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Panel discussion on international education

Title: "New developments and patterns of international education under the new policy"

Moderator: Elaine Lee, Board member of CAA Beijing

  • Xiaofeng CHENG, Alumnus of Columbia Law School, Partner of Jingtian & Gongcheng Law Firm, Independent Director of Hailiang Education Group, and Adjunct Professor at PKU Law School
  • Bo HUANG, Alumna of Columbia Business School and President of Hongcheng Education Technology Group
  • Wei RAN, Alumnus of Harvard Kennedy School, former Xinhua News correspondent in Iraq and in Washington D.C., and currently the Vice-president of New Channel International Education Group
  • Pei YANG, Alumnus of the University of Sheffield and Director, CFO, and Board Secretary of Advanced Testing Authority (ATA)


5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Panel discussion on public health

Title: "Opportunities and challenges in public health under the new circumstances"

Moderator: Elaine Lee, Board member of CAA Beijing

  • Dr. Jianbo LEI, Alumnus of Columbia Engineering and Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons, Founding Executive Director, Associate Professor, and PH.D. Candidate Tutor of PKU Medical Informatics Center
  • Dr. Yunfei CHAI, Alumnus of Columbia Mailman School of Public Health, Partner of Langrun Investment/Gaohe Capital of Medical Industry Funding
  • Dr. Kun QIN, Alumnus of Harvard Medical School and Researcher of Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Qiang BAI, Head of Beijingtong Elderly & Disabled Pension Card Service Center


6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Reception



The event opens to Columbia alumni only. For more information about registration, please email [email protected]