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About the 6th Women in Leadership Forum

Focusing on empowering women at senior levels, the Women in Leadership Forum is a flagship event jointly held by the Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB) and United Nations Global Compact (UNGC).

As a platform for empowering female leaders, promoting gender equality in the workplace, celebrating success stories, and offering opportunities to create positive change, the Women in Leadership Forum offers unique insights from distinguished leaders like Sheryl Sandberg (Facebook’s COO), Barbara Woodward (Former British Ambassador to China), Jan Adams (Former Australian Ambassador to China) and Jean Liu (President of Didi Chuxing Technology Co), among many others.

86

Speakers
from 12 countries

2000+

Offline participants

1/3

Participants are director-lever & above

2M+

Unique viewers online

120+

Chinese and global media attended

1500+

Media
coverage

Speakers

CHEN Long

Professor of Managerial Practice in Finance, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB)

PhD, University of Toronto

CHEN Yaru

Visiting Professor of Management, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB)

PhD, Columbia University

CHO Dong-Sung

Visiting Professor of Strategy, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB)

DBA, Harvard Business School

FAN Xinyu

Assistant Professor of Economics, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB)

PhD, University of California, Los Angles (UCLA)

FANG Christina

Professor of Management

PhD, University of Pennsylvania

FU Chengyu

Professor of Management Practice of Governance and Innovations at Large Corporations, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB)

GAN Jie

Professor of Finance and Director of Center on Finance and Economic Growth, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB)

PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

HE Hua

Professor of Financial Practice, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB)

PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

HUANG Chunyan (Jennifer)

Professor of Finance and Executive Academic Director for MBA Program, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB)

PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Jianwen (Jon) Liao

Professor of Managerial Practice, Strategy, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB)

Executive Fellow, Harvard Business School

Senior Advisor to the Chairman, JD Group

Jin Zhao

Assistant Professor of Finance, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB)

PhD in Finance, University of Rochester

JING Bing

Associate Professor of Marketing, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB)
 
PhD, University of Rochester

Joy Chen

Assistant Professor of Economics, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB)

PhD, Stanford University

LEUNG Raymond C. W.

Assistant Professor of Finance, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB)
 
PhD, UC Berkeley Haas

LI Erica X.N.

Professor of Finance and Director of China Industrial Policy Research Center, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB)
 
PhD's, University of Rochester and University of Massachusetts, Amherst

LI Haitao

Dean, Dean's Distinguished Chair Professor of Finance, and Director of the Family Business Research Center, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB)

PhD, Yale University

Agenda

OPENING

  • 12:30 - 13:30Registration

    YANG Lan, Co-founder and Chairperson, the Sun Media Group and the Sun Culture Foundation

  • 13:30 - 13:35Commencement

    YANG Lan, Co-founder and Chairperson, the Sun Media Group and the Sun Culture Foundation

  • 13:35 – 13:45Opening Keynote

    YANG Lan, Co-founder and Chairperson, the Sun Media Group and the Sun Culture Foundation

  • 13:45 – 13:50Keynote Speech: Moving Towards a More Equal, Sustainable, and Inclusive Tomorrow (via video)

    YANG Lan, Co-founder and Chairperson, the Sun Media Group and the Sun Culture Foundation

SUSTAINABILITY

  • 13:50 – 14:30Panel: Jointly Shaping a Net Zero Future

    YANG Lan, Co-founder and Chairperson, the Sun Media Group and the Sun Culture Foundation

HEALTHCARE

  • 14:30 – 14:40 Power Talk: Overcoming a Rare Disease

    YANG Lan, Co-founder and Chairperson, the Sun Media Group and the Sun Culture Foundation

  • 14:40 – 15:20Panel: Rethinking Healthcare amidst the Pandemic

    YANG Lan, Co-founder and Chairperson, the Sun Media Group and the Sun Culture Foundation

  • 15:20 – 15:40Break

    YANG Lan, Co-founder and Chairperson, the Sun Media Group and the Sun Culture Foundation

TECHNOLOGY

  • 15:40 – 15:50Power Talk: Empowering the Blind via the Power of Innovation
  • 15:50 – 16:00Keynote Speech: The Sustainable Future of Chinese Companies Globalizing
  • 16:00 – 16:10Keynote Speech: What’s Next for Sustainable Travel in the Post-Pandemic Era
  • 16:10 – 16:50Panel: Responsible and Ethical Technology

INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION

  • 16:50 – 17:00Keynote Speech: International Cooperation on Women Empowerment and Leadership to Accelerate SDGs
  • 17:00 – 17:05Video Promo: United Genders for Global Recovery – Voices from One Global Compact

Power Launch: Target Gender Equality Accelerator Program

  • 17:05 – 17:10Promotion Video
  • 17:10 – 17:15Launch Ceremony: jointly by UNGC and CKGSB

CLOSING

  • 17:15 – 17:20Closing Remarks

2021 Women in Leadership Forum Teaser

https://videos.sproutvideo.com/embed/a49ddbb11817e8c12c/a192a9714e72963e?autoPlay=true

2021 Women in Leadership Forum Teaser

https://videos.sproutvideo.com/embed/a49ddbb11817e8c12c/a192a9714e72963e?autoPlay=true

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