13th Annual Columbia China Business Conference

April 15, 2021

Columbia Global Centers | Beijing was proud to sponsor the 13th Annual Columbia China Business Conference organized by the Greater China Society of Columbia Business School (GCS). This conference is one of the most influential China-related business conferences in North America.

During this four-day event, more than 15,000 participants joined live on Beijing Center's bilibili streaming platform.

The conference focused on discussing the challenges and solutions regarding the current state of China and the rest of the world to explore the uncharted waters of different industries.


Outlook: China's Healthcare Industry


Roberta Lipson, CEO of New Frontier Health (NYSE:NFH); Founder of United Family Healthcare

James Zhao, Founding Partner, LYFE Capital

Yusheng Han, CBS '11, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Burning Rock


30 Years of China's Capital Market: The History and Future


Fred Hu, Founder and Chairman, Primavera Capital Group; Former Chairman of Greater China and Partner, Goldman Sachs

Boming Wang, President, Stock Exchange; Executive Council ("SEEC"); Editor in Chief, Caijing Magazine

Xiqing Gao, Hongtian Chair Professor, School of Law, University of International Business & Economics (UIBE); Former President and Chief Investment Officer, China Investment Corporation; Former Vice Chairman, China Securities Regulatory Commission

Wei Sun Christianson, Managing Director, Co-CEO of Asia Pacific and CEO of China, Morgan Stanley


The Tech Innovation in China


Alex Zhou CBS '11, Partner, Qiming Venture Partners

Zexiang Li, Professor, Department of ECE, HKUST; Founder of ATC, HKUST; Chairman, Googol Technology; Chairman, DJI

Howard C. Yang, Chairman & CEO, Montage Technology

Edward Suning Tian, Co-Founder, Asiainfo Group

Ya-Qin Zhang, Chair Professor of AI Science, Dean of AIR, Tsinghua University; Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Science; Former President, Baidu; Former Chairman, Microsoft China


Fireside Chat: Value Investing in China


Lu Li, CBS '96, Founder and Chairman, Himalaya Capital

Bruce C.N. Greenwald, Founding Director, Heilbrunn Center for Graham and Dodd Investing at Columbia Business School; Professor, Columbia Business Shool