WELCOME & SETTING THE AGENDA
THE BIG GET TO KNOW YOU
PANEL DISCUSSIONMore Women at the Top
Vivian JiangEcho LiXiaomei LeeYvonne Xie

As 2021 begins, 23 of Fortune Global 500 CEOs are women. That is a record high, but it is still an extremely low figure. What is the impact of so few women at the decision-making tables? We talk to women who have defied the odds and risen to top tables, about why it is particularly important in turbulent times like now , to have more gender diversity in the boards ?

  • Vivian Jiang (Deputy CEO for Deloitte China)

    Vivian Jiang

    Deputy CEO for Deloitte China
  • Echo Li (Managing Director, Greater China & Senior Vice President at SPORTFIVE)

    Echo Li

    Managing Director, Greater China & Senior Vice President at SPORTFIVE
  • Xiaomei Lee (Regional Managing Principal, Greater China, Gensler)

    Xiaomei Lee

    Regional Managing Principal, Greater China, Gensler
  • Yvonne Xie (New Media Executive Editor, FORTUNE China)

    Yvonne Xie

    New Media Executive Editor, FORTUNE China
PANEL DISCUSSIONMastering Breakthrough Innovation
Ying YangLi CuiJielin DongLanxiang Liu

Technology can bring about great or even disruptive changes. Is thel process of achieving a breakthrough innovation purely chaotic and random ? Is it possible to systematically cultivate breakthroughs? The pursuit of breakthrough innovation is not only a technological challenge, but also a challenge about management and leadership. How can business leaders lead their teams out of the comfort zones and make the leap to breakthrough innovation?

  • Ying Yang (Pfizer Vice President, Worldwide Business Development Asia Lead)

    Ying Yang

    Pfizer Vice President, Worldwide Business Development Asia Lead
  • Li Cui (Chief Development Officer of ZTE Corporation)

    Li Cui

    Chief Development Officer of ZTE Corporation
  • Jielin Dong (Part-time Research Fellow of the China Institute for Science and Technology Policy at Tsinghua University)

    Jielin Dong

    Part-time Research Fellow of the China Institute for Science and Technology Policy at Tsinghua University
  • Lanxiang Liu (Senior Editor of New Media Fortune China)

    Lanxiang Liu

    Senior Editor of New Media Fortune China
PANEL DISCUSSIONESG: a New Way of Thinking about Growth
Holly LeiNicole ChenYanmei ZhuFang Wang

To achieve its carbon goals, China's economic development model, energy structure, technology pathways, production and consumption patterns, and even people's lifestyles will have to undergo profound changes. While there are huge market opportunities in the transition process, there will also be shocks and challenges for many enterprises and financial institutions in the coming years.

  • Holly Lei (Senior Vice President, Covestro Group & President, Covestro China)

    Holly Lei

    Senior Vice President, Covestro Group & President, Covestro China
  • Nicole Chen (Managing Director, Data & Analytics, China at London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG))

    Nicole Chen

    Managing Director, Data & Analytics, China at London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG)
  • Yanmei Zhu (Executive Director and Executive Vice President of BGI Group)

    Yanmei Zhu

    Executive Director and Executive Vice President of BGI Group
  • Fang Wang (Executive Editor, Shanghai, FORTUNE China)

    Fang Wang

    Executive Editor, Shanghai, FORTUNE China
NETWORKING BREAK
PANEL DISCUSSIONFunding Female Founders
Cheryl CuiHaiyan WuAnna XuLanxiang Liu

Women are underrepresented as founders and leaders of companies receiving PE/VC funding. Only 7 percent of total PE/VC funding in emerging markets goes to female-led businesses, according to an study by IFC. How should we empower women entrepreneurs to succeed?

  • Cheryl Cui (Founder & CEO of Bota Biosciences)

    Cheryl Cui

    Founder & CEO of Bota Biosciences
  • Haiyan Wu (Founding Member of China Growth Capital)

    Haiyan Wu

    Founding Member of China Growth Capital
  • Anna Xu (Founding Partner of HIKE Capital)

    Anna Xu

    Founding Partner of HIKE Capital
  • Lanxiang Liu (Senior Editor of New Media Fortune China)

    Lanxiang Liu

    Senior Editor of New Media Fortune China
TOWN HALL: Navigating Disruption
Vicky WangFreya GaoYvonne XieFang Wang

Even if we do everything right, we may still lose the market due to disruption; in the face of new technologies and new markets, what are keeping business leaders awake at night? How do business leaders work with their team to carry the company through market disruption, a global pandemic, or any other changes and challenges?

  • Vicky Wang (Founder and CEO of Wukong EDU)

    Vicky Wang

    Founder and CEO of Wukong EDU
  • Freya Gao (Managing Director of Tianfeng Securities)

    Freya Gao

    Managing Director of Tianfeng Securities
  • Yvonne Xie (New Media Executive Editor, FORTUNE China)

    Yvonne Xie

    New Media Executive Editor, FORTUNE China
  • Fang Wang (Executive Editor, Shanghai, FORTUNE China)

    Fang Wang

    Executive Editor, Shanghai, FORTUNE China
PANEL DISCUSSIONReshaping the Landscape of Consumer Business
Angela DongJinqing CaiAnnabelle Yu LongYvonne Xie

The third retail revolution is underway in China. For retailers and brands, innovation is no longer the icing on the cake , but a must for survival. New business models and new channels continue to emerge. How should retailers and brands keep up with the times and find a way to survive and thrive amidst all the changes?

  • Angela Dong (Vice President, Nike Inc. and General Manager, Nike Greater China)

    Angela Dong

    Vice President, Nike Inc. and General Manager, Nike Greater China
  • Jinqing Cai (President of Kering Great China)

    Jinqing Cai

    President of Kering Great China
  • Annabelle Yu Long (Founding and Managing Partner of BAI Capital)

    Annabelle Yu Long

    Founding and Managing Partner of BAI Capital
  • Yvonne Xie (New Media Executive Editor, FORTUNE China)

    Yvonne Xie

    New Media Executive Editor, FORTUNE China
PRE-DINNER RECEPTION & AWARD PRESENTATION FOR MPW HONOREES IN 2021
DINNER
Annabelle Yu LongRebecca YangHong ZhengFang Wang

18:40-19:00 Panel Discussion: Education For Our Kids
Education in China is facing unprecedented changes. "Double reduction" policy was introduced to reduce the academic burden for students. Will our education henceforth return to its original purpose, rather than emphasizing the improvement of test scores? How are we going to raise our kids?

  • Annabelle Yu Long (Founding and Managing Partner of BAI Capital)

    Annabelle Yu Long

    Founding and Managing Partner of BAI Capital
  • Rebecca Yang (CHAIRMAN, CHRISTIE’S CHINA)

    Rebecca Yang

    CHAIRMAN, CHRISTIE’S CHINA
  • Hong Zheng (Principal of Dandelion School)

    Hong Zheng

    Principal of Dandelion School
  • Fang Wang (Executive Editor, Shanghai, FORTUNE China)

    Fang Wang

    Executive Editor, Shanghai, FORTUNE China