May 26, 2015

University of Chicago US-China Forum 2015

The U.S.- China Forum 2015, co-organized by the China-United States Exchange Foundation, the University of Chicago Office of Global Engagement, the Energy Policy Institute at the University of Chicago (EPIC) and the Paulson Institute was held on 19 May, 2015 at the University of Chicago.

This year’s program was focused on the climate change challenge and on the U.S.-China relations.

The morning session “The Energy, Environment, and Climate Nexus in China: Where Opportunities Converge” featured renowned Chinese and American environment and energy experts. It was followed by a conversation with former U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Hank Paulson moderated by Professor Michael Greenstone.

The afternoon session focused on the U.S.-China relations and featured a keynote address by Madame Fu Ying, Chairperson of the Foreign Affairs Committee, 12th National People’s Congress, People’s Republic of China.

Locations:

University of Chicago

Participants:

Professor Michael Greenstone

Professor Elisabeth Moyer

Professor Wang Litao

Professor Zou Ji

Mr. Hank Paulson

Madame Fu Ying

Partner Organization:

University of Chicago Office of Global Engagement

Energy Policy Institute at the University of Chicago (EPIC)

Paulson Institute

Program Overview US-China Forum The US-China Forum aims to further US-China relations by providing a unique platform for academics, community leaders, faculty and students to explore first-hand the latest development of US-China relations. The US-China Forum would bring together renowned experts and senior officials for high-level dialogues and discussions focused on issues of importance to both countries.
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