Saturday, October 11

The daytime symposium will resume at the Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore.

9:00 a.m.

Continental Breakfast

9:45 a.m.

State of the School Address

Glenn Hubbard, Dean and Russell L. Carson Professor of Finance and Economics

11:15 a.m.

Concurrent Panels

China’s Next Growth Phase: Promises and Pitfalls

Moderator: TBD

Jon Christianson ’89, Partner, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Jeff Towson ’05 (EMBA), Professor of Investment, Guanghua School of Management, Peking University
Scott Zheng ’98, Founder and Managing Partner, Buttonwood Capital


Media Strategies for Asian Markets: Global vs. Multi-Local

Moderator: Jonathan Knee, Co-director, Media Program, and Adjunct Professor, Finance and Economics

Todd Miller ’94, CEO, Celestial Tiger Entertainment
Wenning Xing ’04, Managing Director and Cheif Representative, Hearst Corporation


Innovation in Energy

Moderator: Bruce Usher, Elizabeth B. Strickler ’86 and Mark T. Gallogly ’86 Faculty Director of the Social Enterprise Program

Andrew Affleck, Managing Director, Armstrong Asset Management
Peter Ho ’03 (EMBA), Country Director, China, EcoSecurities Group

12:45 p.m.

Keynote Address Luncheon

Speaker: Michael Pettis ’84, Senior Associate, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, and Professor of Finance, Guanghua School of Management, Peking University

Hear insights from Michael Pettis ’84 and recharge at our keynote luncheon in the Grand Ballroom of the Ritz-Carlton.

2:15 p.m.

Concurrent Panels

The Revival of Japan in the Global Economy

Moderator: Hugh Patrick, Robert D. Calkins Professor of International Business Emeritus, and Director, Center on Japanese Economy and Business

Ernest Higa ’76, President and CEO, Higa Industries
Yuzaboro Mogi ’61, Honorary CEO and Chairman of the Board, Kikkoman Corporation
Kosuke Motani ’94, Chief Senior Economist, Economist Department, Japan Research Institute


Long-term Investing Opportunities in Short-term Markets

Moderator: Patrick Bolton, Barbara and David Zalaznick Professor of Business

Mario Gabelli ’67, Chairman and CEO, GAMCO Investors
Frank Tang ’94, CEO and Managing Director, FountainVest Partners


Entrepreneurship and Private Equity in Emerging Markets

Moderator: Morten Sorenson, Daniel W. Stanton Associate Professor of Business

Henry Kravis ’69, Cofounder, Co-chairman, and Co-CEO, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Company; Co-chair, Board of Overseers, Columbia Business School
Arif Naqvi, Founder and Group Chief Executive, The Abraaj Group
Sigit Prasetya, Managing Partner, Southeast Asia, CVC Capital Partners

3:30 p.m.

Networking Tea

7:00 p.m.

Cocktail Reception and Gala Dinner

The evening’s activities will take place at Gardens by the Bay — the cocktail reception will be held at the Silver Leaf overlooking Dragonfly Lake and the gala dinner will be held at the iconic Flower Field Hall.