The Prospect of an Olympic Boycott: Business Risks and Response Strategies

 

As calls for the United States to boycott the 2022 Beijing Olympics intensify, US companies that conduct business in China are facing increased pressure. Please join us to hear insights from Karl Friedhoff, Marshall M. Bouton Fellow for Asia Studies at the Chicago Council for Global Affairs, and Matthew Miller, director at the Brunswick Group. Karl will discuss American public opinion trends related to China and how these impact policy and reputational risks for companies around a potential Olympic boycott. Matthew will discuss communication strategies for companies to mitigate some of these risks.

This event is for USCBC/co-host member companies and invited guests only. Registration is required. The deadline to register for this program is on May 24 at 2:00PM ET. Dial-in information will be provided upon registration approval on May 24 at 3:00pm ET.

As calls for the United States to boycott the 2022 Beijing Olympics intensify, US companies that conduct business in China are facing increased pressure. On May 25 at 2:00PM EDT, Karl Friedhoff, Marshall M. Bouton Fellow for Asia Studies at the Chicago Council for Global Affairs, and Matthew Miller, director at the Brunswick Group led a discussion on the 2022 Beijing Olympics boycott. Karl discusssed American public opinion trends related to China and how these impact policy and reputational risks for companies around a potential Olympic boycott. Matthew discussed communication strategies for companies to mitigate some of these risks.

 

Event Details

When:
Tuesday, May 25, 2021 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Registration

Deadline:
Monday, May 24, 2021 - 2:00pm
Cost:
Free

Event Contact

Contact:
Meg Kurdys