Sat, Apr 20, 2019

1:30 PM – 6:30 PM EDT (GMT-4)

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Tinkham Veale University Center Ballroom

1999 Circle Dr Apt 312, Cleveland, OH 44106, United States

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Founded in 2017, the CWRU China-U.S. Summit (or CWRU China-U.S. Medical Summit) is one of the most influential student-organized Sino-U.S. conferences in the United States. CWRU Summit 2019 will generate constructive dialogues among students, leading entrepreneurs, medical professionals, policy makers, and experts from both countries.

This year's summit will consist of five panels:
China-U.S. Relations
Medical Innovation
Technology & Innovation
Art & Culture

All panels will be held in the Tinkham Veale University Center ballroom. Admission to this event is free for all students. Non-students must purchase tickets to attend. VIP tickets also will be available and will provide access to the dinner with summit speakers, which will take place from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in the Thwing ballroom.

Event schedule:
1:30 to 2 p.m.—Check-in
2 to 2:40 p.m.—Keynote Address
2:45 to 3:30 p.m.—China-U.S. Relations Panel (all zones combined)
3:35 to 4:20 p.m.—Entrepreneurship Panel (Zone A & Zone B)
3:35 to 4:20 p.m.—Medical Innovation Panel I (Zone C)
4:20 to 4:50 p.m.—Break & Networking Sessions
4:55 to 5:40 p.m.—Technology & Innovation Panel (Zone A & Zone B)
4:55 to 5:40 p.m.—Medical Innovation Panel II (Zone C)
5:50 to 6:20 p.m.—Art & Culture Panel (all zones combined)
6:20 to 6:30 p.m.—Closing Speech
6:30 to 8:30 p.m.—VIP Dinner

Partial list of speakers:
Lingyun Gu (Úí¥Õçîõ║æ), Founder and CEO of Icekredit Inc (Õå░Úë┤þºæµèÇ)
Yue Yuan (ÞóüÕ▓│), Founder and CEO of Dataway (ÚøÂþé╣µ£ëµò░)
Randy Jernejcic, Clinical Integration VP of University Hospital
Michael Goldberg, Venture Capitalist and Assistant Professor at Weatherhead
Clarissa von Spee, Chair of Asian Art and Curator of Chinese Art at the CMA
Ge Yang, Founder of Skysaga and Alliancefund (µÿƒþÇÜÞÁäµ£¼)
Robert Brown, Distinguished CWRU Professor
Giuseppe Strangi, Professor and Ohio Research Scholar in Surfaces of Advanced Materials
Betty Xie (Þ░óµÇíµòÅ), Founder of CMU Innovation and Entrepreneurship Summit and Top 30 Young Chinese-American entrepreneurs in the United States
Feng Liu (ÕêÿÕ│░), Top 30 Young Chinese-American entrepreneurs in the United States
Hu Huang, Executive Director of International Logistics, Customs Compliance, and China Office Administration
Larry Goodman, Head of School at Andrews Osborne Academy
Xusheng Xiao, Assistant Professor in CWRU Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Case School of Engineering, top 10 finalists for CSAW Best Applied Security Paper Award 2015
Edwin Martinez, Managing Director at Pittsburgh National Corporate
Kathryn Lavelle, Ellen and Dixon Long Professor in World Affairs
Huifeng Wang, Ph.D. of Physical Chemistry at Fritz Haber Institute of the Max Planck Society
Henry Adams, Ruth Coulter Heede Professor of Art History
Nicole Condon, Assistant Professor in the Foundation Department at CIA


Tinkham Veale University Center Ballroom

1999 Circle Dr Apt 312, Cleveland, OH 44106, United States

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