Forecast 2018

Save the Date and Plan to Join USCBC for


Tuesday, January 30, 2018
Washington, DC

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


Mark your calendars for the US-China Business Council’s (USCBC) premier conference on China's business and political environment in the year ahead. This annual event features top China policy experts, strategic analysis, and business professionals to discuss key intelligence, top challenges and opportunities coming up for China operations and bilateral relations. 

Experts in their fields will address the following topics:

  • China’s 2018 economic forecast
  • Xi Jinping at Midterm: Assessing Chinese Politics in 2018
  • The Trump Administration’s evolving China Policy
  • China’s Business Environment

Key Take Aways:

  • Gain strategic intelligence and insight on the latest economic and political developments affecting commercial relations with China
  • Listen to presentations from expert first-hand observers on China’s economy and politics, and key issues facing companies.
  • Share effective practices and network with fellow business executives, leading China watchers in the think tank community, and other special guests
  • Acquire best practices for managing your company’s strategic China plans with key stakeholders


Early registration (on or before January 3, 2018)

  • Member: $375
  • Non-Member: $475*

Regular registration (after January 3, 2018)

  • Member: $425
  • Non-Member: $525*

*Non-member registration is available to USCBC prospective member companies only. Qualified USCBC prospective members include US-incorporated companies involved in trade and investment with China.

Please contact [email protected] if you are interested in learning more about USCBC membership. 


For hotel booking on January 29 or 30, 2018, we have a room block agreement with the nearby Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill. For reservations, please click here or call 202-719-8579 and mention the US-China Business Council's Forecast 2018 on January 30. All reservations must be guaranteed with a major credit card to be supplied at the time of reservation, and must be booked by Monday, January 15, 2018

Further information on the conference's schedule and speakers are forthcoming. 

This event is open to business executives from USCBC member and qualified prospective member companies only. Registration is required. Cancellations for refunds must be received in writing by the cancellation deadline of January 23 or registrant will be charged. No-shows will be billed.

Event Details

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 10:00am to 3:30pm
Jones Day
L. Welch Pogue Room (7th Floor)
51 Louisiana Ave NW
Washington, DC 20001
United States


Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 5:00pm
Member (Early) - $375
Non-Member (Early) - $475
Member (Standard) - $425
Non-Member (Standard) - $525

Event Contact

Shelbey Keegan, Manager, Programs
202-429-0340 x 208