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Wednesday 10 September
Thursday 11 September
Friday 12 September
Date                Session: Name             Date                  Session: Name
09:00—10:00
The Infrastructure Imperative
09:00—10:00
Global Economic Update
10:30—11:30
The Safe Advantage
10:30—11:30
China's Evolving Business Context
12:00—13:00
Strategic Shifts in Finance
12:00—13:00
The Digital Advantage
14:00—15:00
Strategic Shifts in Energy
14:00—15:00
Re-emerging Markets?
15:00—15:30
An Insight, An Idea with Yao Chen
15:45—16:45
The Future of the Internet Economy
15:45—17:00
The China Outlook
17:15—17:25
Welcome to the Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014
17:25—18:15
Opening Plenary
 
 

Lord J. Adair Turner

Liu Mingkang

ZhangYiChen

Nicolas Aguzin

Zhu Ning

Wang Shuo
Technology for Prosperity
Technology for Prosperity
Time:
11.45 - 12.45 Sep. 12
Place:
Meijiang Convention and Exhibition Center -Davos
Nathan Blecharczyk, Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder, Airbnb, USA;
Gao Jifan, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Trina Solar; President, China
Paul E. Jacobs, Executive Chairman, Qualcomm, USA;
Rapelang Rabana, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Rekindle Learning, South Africa;
Stephen Engle, Correspondent, Bloomberg News, People's Republic of China

Nathan Blecharczyk

Gao Jifan,

Paul E. Jacobs

Rapelang Rabana

Stephen Engle
An Insight, An Idea with Zhou Xun
An Insight, An Idea with Zhou Xun
Time:
10.00 - 10.30 Sep. 12
Place:
Meijiang Convention and Exhibition Center -Davos
Zhou Xun, Actress, ZhouXun Studio, People's Republic of China; Young Global Leader
Nansun Shi, Founder, Film Workshop, Hong Kong SAR

Conference hall

Zhou Xun

Nansun Shi

Lord J. Adair Turner

Liu Mingkang

ZhangYiChen

Nicolas Aguzin

Zhu Ning

Wang Shuo
China: The Next Innovation Nation
China: The Next Innovation Nation
Time:
09.00 - 10.00 Sep. 12
Place:
Meijiang Convention and Exhibition Center -Davos
Liu Jiren, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Neusoft Corporation,
Ma Weihua, Executive Chairman, China Entrepreneur Club
Derek Shen, Global Vice-President and President, China, LinkedIn Corporation,People's Republic of China
Xu Jinghong, Chairman, Tsinghua Holdings,People's Republic of China
Wang Qinmin, Chairman of the All-China Federation of Industry and Commerce (ACFIC)
Mark Weinberger, Global Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, EY, USA
Yang Yanqing, Deputy Editor-in-Chief and Anchor, China Business News

Liu Jiren

Ma Weihua

Derek Shen

Xu Jinghong

Mark Weinberger

Yang Yanqing
An Insight, An Idea with Yao Ming
An Insight, An Idea with Yao Ming
Time:
15.00 - 15.30 Sep. 11
Place:
Meijiang Convention and Exhibition Center -Davos
Yao Ming, Professional Basketball Player (2002-2011), NBA Entertainment, People's Republic of China
Yang Yanqing, Deputy Editor-in-Chief and Anchor, China Business News, People's Republic of China

Conference hall

Yao Ming

Yang Yanqing,
Greening China's Economy
Greening China's Economy
Time:
14.00 - 15.00 Sep. 11
Place:
Meijiang Convention and Exhibition Center -Davos
Chen Yilong, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Boqiang Lin, Director, (CCEER)
Zhang Xinsheng, President,(IUCN),
Christian RynningTonnesen,President and Chief Executive Officer Statkraft AS,Norway
Gong KePresidentNankai University People'sRepublic of China
Hu Yihu, TV Presenter, Phoenix Satellite Television, Hong Kong SAR Zhang Lijun, Anchor, Tianjin TV, People's Republic of China

Boqiang Lin

Zhang Xinsheng

Gong Ke

Chen Yilong

Christian Rynning-T淡nnesen
New Champions Plenary: Creating Value through Innovation
New Champions Plenary: Creating Value through Innovation
Time:
11.30 - 12.30 Sep. 11
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Meijiang Convention and Exhibition Center -Plenary Hall
Klaus Schwab, Founder and ExecutiveChairman, World Economic Forum
Marc Freedman, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Encore, USA;
Matsi Modise, Founder and Chief ExecutiveOfficer
St辿phane Bancel,President and Founding Chief Executive Officer
Peggy Liu, Chairperson, JUCCCE
Ivana Gadjanski, Assistant Professor andResearcher
Yobie Benjamin, Co-Founder and Chief Operations Officer
Vikram Chandra, Presenter and Editor, NDTV,India
Linda Yueh, Presenter, Talking Business with Linda Yueh and Chief Business Correspondent, BBC News, United Kingdom

Ivana Gadjanski

St辿phane Bancel

Vikram Chandra

LiuPeiQi

Matsi Modise
The New Climate Context
The New Climate Context
Time:
09.00 - 10.00 Sep. 11
Place鐚?/td>
Meijiang Convention and Exhibition Center -Davos
Rasmus Helveg Petersen, Minister of Climate,Energy and Building of Denmark
Manuel Pulgar-Vidal Otalora, Minister of Environment of Peru
Feike Sijbesma, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Managing Board, Royal DSM,Netherlands
Xie Zhenhua, Vice-Chairman, National Development and Reform Commission, People's Republic of China
Linda Yueh, Presenter, Talking Business with Linda Yueh and Chief Business Correspondent, BBC News, United Kingdom

Rasmus Helveg Petersen

Feike Sijbesma

Xie Zhenhua

Luis Alberto Moreno

Mark Herrema

Linda Yueh

Conference hall
The China Outlook
The China Outlook
Time:
15.45 - 17.00 Sep. 10
Place
Meijiang Convention and Exhibition Center -Davos
Cheung Yan, Chairwoman, Nine Dragons Paper Industries, People's Republic of China
Oleg V. Deripaska, Chief Executive Officer,RUSAL, Russian Federation
Ma Jun, Chief Economist, Research Bureau,People's Bank of China
Lord J. Adair Turner, Senior Fellow, The Institute for New Economic Thinking (INET)
Zhang Xiaoqiang, Executive Vice-Chairman China Center for international economic exchanges
Jamil Anderlini, Beijing Bureau Chief, Financial Times

Cheung Yan

Oleg V. Deripaska

Ma Jun

Lord J. Adair Turner

Zhang Xiaoqiang

Jamil Anderlini
An Insight, An Idea with Yao Chen
An Insight, An Idea with Yao Chen
Time:
15.00 - 15.30 Sep. 10
Place
Meijiang Convention and Exhibition Center -Davos
Yao Chen, Actress, HuaYi Brothers Media Co.,People's Republic of China
Ji Xiaojun, Presenter, China Central Television (CCTV), People's Republic of China

Conference hall

Yao Chen

Ji Xiaojun
Re-emerging Markets?
Re-emerging Markets?
Time:
14.00 - 15.00 Sep. 10
Place
Meijiang Convention and Exhibition Center -Davos
Victor L. L. Chu, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of First Eastern Investment Group
Arkady Dvorkovich, Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation
Kenneth Rogoff, Thomas D. Cabot Professor of Public Policy and Professor of Economics Harvard University, USA
Ashraf Salman,Minister of Investment of Egypt
Min Zhu, Deputy Managing Director,International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Bernard Lo, Anchor, CNBC Asia, Hong Kong SAR

Victor L. L. Chu

Arkady Dvorkovich

Kenneth Rogoff

Ashraf Salman

Min Zhu

Bernard Lo
The Digital Advantage
The Digital Advantage
Time:
12.00 - 13.00 Sep. 10
Place
Meijiang Convention and Exhibition Center -Davos
Natarajan Chandrasekaran, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director,
Robert Enslin, President, Global Customer Operations, SAP, USA
Rich Lesser, Global Chief Executive Officer and President,
Maurice L└vy, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Publicis Groupe, France
Bronwyn Nielsen, Senior Anchor and Executive Director, CNBC Africa, South Africa

Natarajan

Rich Lesser

Maurice L└vy

Austin Okere

Mitchell Baker

Bronwyn Nielsen
China's Evolving Business Context
China's Evolving Business Context
Time:
10.30 - 11.30 Sep. 10
Place
Meijiang Convention and Exhibition Center -Davos
Dong Mingzhu, Chairperson and President,Gree Electric Appliances of Zhuhai,
Fu Chengyu, Chairman, China Petroleum &Chemical Corporation (Sinopec Group)
Klaus Kleinfeld, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Alcoa, USA;
Mohammed H. Al Mady, Vice-Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC),
Wang Bo ming, Editor-in-Chief, Caijing Magazine, People's Republic of China

Dong Mingzhu

Fu Chengyu

Klaus Kleinfeld

Mohammed H. Al Mady

Wang Bo ming
Global Economic Update
Global Economic Update
Time:
09.00 - 10.00 Sep. 10
Place
Meijiang Convention and Exhibition Center -Davos
Victor Halberstadt, Professor of Economics,
Li Daokui, Dean,The Schwarzman Scholars Program
Luis Alberto Moreno, President, Inter-American Development Bank
Yasutoshi Nishimura, Senior Vice-Minister of the Cabinet Office of Japan
Akira Amari, Japanese politician of the Liberal Democratic Party
Kenneth Rogoff, Thomas D. Cabot Professor of Public Policy and Professor of Economics,Harvard University, USA
Min Zhu, Deputy Managing Director,International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Tian Wei, Moderator and Host, CCTV News

Akira Amari

Luis Alberto Moreno

Halberstadt

Kenneth Rogoff

Li Daokui

Min Zhu
Binhai New Area Tianjin Port Economic Adjustment Qualified City Life Eco-environment People's Livelihood
Binhai New Area: to actively construct the pilot free trade zone in 2014
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Tianjin has 153 km of sea borderline and 1,290 km of land borderline.…[Full Story]
  History of
  the City
  Stories of
  Celebrities
 Western-style
 Residences
  Folklore of
  the City
  TBNA on
  the Rise
  The Light
  of Humanity
Tianjin, one of China's directly-controlled municipalities and the biggest open coastal city …[Full Story]
Tianjin was one of the first cities that got in touch with Western civilizations in modern times…[Full Story]
   
       
 
The New Champions
At the heart of the "Summer Davos" are the New Champions and their entrepreneurial spirit - exemplary organizations and individuals who have demonstrated their ability to translate societal challenges into value-creating businesses, policies and technologies. The New Champions include Global Growth Companies, Social Entrepreneurs, Technology Pioneers, Young Global Leaders …[Full Story]
Meijiang Convention Center
Tianjin Meijiang Convention Center (MJCEC) was invested by Tianjin TEDA Construction Group Co., Ltd., was formally put into use in May 2010. It's located in the Tianjin eco-livable areas, endangered Meijiang scenic with beautiful environment and convenient transportation. [HD Photos]
 
Klaus Schwab, Founder and Executive Chairman
Klaus Schwab was born in Ravensburg, Germany in 1938. His parents were both of Swiss origin. Klaus Schwab says: “The legacy of the wartime situation had a huge impact on me. I became very interested in reconciliation and dialogue. We had to create a new Europe based on these two things.” …[Full Story]
Introduction of Davos
Relax and enjoy a glass of the famous Graubunden wine on holidays in Davos, Switzerland. The beautiful scenery around Davos is a combination of town and country. The town is a cosmopolitan destination, while the Swiss Alpine countryside is pristine …[Full Story]
Annual Meeting of the New Champions Tianjin Preparatory Office