Forecast 2017

New Speakers Confirmed! 

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Mark your calendar to join the US-China Business Council (USCBC) on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 for the premier conference on China's business and political environment in the year ahead. This annual event brings together top China policy experts and business professionals to discuss key intelligence, and addresses top challenges and opportunities coming up for China operations and bilateral relations. 

Speakers include:

  • China’s 2017 Economic Forecast

    Bart Oosterveld
    Managing Director, Chief Credit Officer, Americas
    Moody’s Investors Service


  • China’s Political Landscape and 2017 Leadership Changes

    Bruce Dickson
    Professor of Political Science and International Affairs, and
    Chair, Department of Political Science
    George Washington University

  • Balancing US-China Trade and Commercial Issues: What are the United States’ Best Options?

Jeff Layman
Partner and Chief Representative, Beijing Office
Baker Botts LLP 


The Honorable John Veroneau
Partner, Covington & Burling, and
former Deputy US Trade Representative 



  • US Election Outcomes and the Impact on China Policy


Registration: 10:00 - 10:30 am
Program: 10:30 am - 3:30 pm  

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Further details on the conference agenda are forthcoming.

This event is open to business executives from USCBC members and
prospective member companies.