Speakers

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William Bao Bean
General Partner at SOSV; Managing Director at Chinaccelerator; Managing Director at MOX
Laura Dawson
Director, Canada Institute, The Wilson Center
Gary Mendell
President, Meridian Finance Group
Edith Yeung
Partner & Head of China Investments at 500 Startups Mobile Collective
Ken Silverman
Head, North America at Sannam S4
David Erickson
Founder & CEO, FreeConferenceCall.com
Robert Pearlstein
Vice President, Global Business Development at SRI International
Thomas Coates
Director, UCLA
Andy Kaplan
President of Worldwide Networks, Sony Pictures Television
Ryan Patel
Global Business Executive / Board of Directors at American Red Cross LA
Atman Trivedi
Managing Director at Hills & Company, International Consultants
Witney Schneidman
Senior International Advisor for Africa at Covington & Burling LLP
Kenneth E. Hyatt
Deputy Under Secretary for International Trade at U.S. Department of Commerce
Joel Whitaker
SVP, Global Head of Research at Frontier Strategy Group
Thomas McLain
Counsel, Hogan Lovells US LLP
Mark Schultz
Corporate Executive Officer and General Counsel at Recruit Holdings Co.,Ltd
Rebecca Alexander
Founder and President at Socialyte Collective
Tomoko Kizawa
Japan Leader for Deloitte’s Advisory Practice, responsible for facilitating cross-border collaboration between United States & Japan
Wayne Forrest
President at American Indonesian Chamber of Commerce
Barry Draskovich
Vice President, Program and Contract Management at Parker Hannifin
Glen Fukushima
Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress, former president & CEO of Airbus Japan; former US trade negotiator to Japan
Hon. Spencer Abraham
Chairman & CEO, The Abraham Group and Former U.S. Secretary of Energy
Elisabetta Bartoloni
Partner, Heidrick & Struggles
Anthony Cino
Senior Vice President, Albright Stonebridge Group; former Associate Vice President for International Affairs at PhRMA
Stuart Dean
Senior Advisor, ASEAN Advisory and Former CEO, GE ASEAN
Robert Kelle
Co-Founder, MAPLE Business Council
Blake Irving
CEO and Board Director of GoDaddy
Vivek Lall
Chief Executive US and International Strategic Development at General Atomics
John Rossant
Founder and Chairman, New Cities Foundation
Hon. Thomas Pickering
Vice Chairman, Hills & Company; former Senior Vice President for International Relations, The Boeing Company
Robert Theleen
Chairman and CEO of Chinavest
William Zarit
Board chair of the American Chamber of Commerce in China. Former minister for commercial affairs at the U.S. embassy in Beijing
Margaret Wong
President & CEO, Golden California Inc./California Center and McWong
Heidi Nazarudin
Founder Marque.Media Blogger-In-Chief, TheAmbitionista.com
William Edwards
CFE & CEO, Edwards Global Services
Karen Thorland
SVP & Associate General Counsel, Content Protection, MPAA (The Motion Picture Association of America)
Roy Paulson
CEO of Paulson Manufacturing and board member of the National Association of Manufacturers
Jon Berroya
Vice President, Legal Affairs at ESA
Diego Gilardoni
Associate Partner of Itim International
Rajiv Kumar
Board Member, Indian Central Bank