Yicai Global New York Forum 2019

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Harvard Club of New York City

35 West 44th Street

New York, NY 10036

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Future of Global Economy and Financial Markets

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International trade tensions and attendant uncertainties have been a drag on global investment and growth this year. Countering the risks of economic downturn and preserving the vitality of economic growth are thus issues that all developed nations and emerging economies will have to confront along with the pressure stemming from the slowdown in global economic growth. Against this backdrop, Yicai Global, the English-language news service of Yicai Media Group, will host annual New York forum on Oct. 21. This year, the theme is 'Future of Global Economy and Financial Markets' . The forum will focus on global economy, financial market, policy responses,digital currency and jointly explore the future of the global economy and its challenges.

Organized by Yicai Global (Yicai Media Group)

Strategic Partner: The Chinese Finance Association, Chinese Association for Science and Technology - GNY, Columbia China and the World Forum

Meeting Agenda:

15:30 - 16:00 Guest Registration

16:00 - 16:05 Welcome Opening

Yang Yanqing

Deputy Editor-in-Chief of Yicai Media Group

Managing Director of Yicai Research Institute

16:05 - 16:25 Keynote Speech

James Bacchus

Distinguished University Professor of Global Affairs and Director of the Center for Global Economic and Environmental Opportunity at the University of Central Florida

Former chairman of the Appellate Body of the WTO

Roundtable Discussion

16:25 - 17:35 Outlook for Global Economy and Policy Agenda

Speakers:

Paul Sheard

M-RCBG Senior Fellow of Harvard Kennedy School

Former Chairman of S&P Global

Michael Gapen

Chief US economist at Barclays

Dinakar Singh

CEO and Co-founder of TPG-Axon Capital Management LP

Ken H. Swong

Director/Investment Strategist Institutional Sales BOC International (USA) Inc.

17:35 - 18:40 Digital Currency and its Impact on Global Monetary and Financial System

Speakers:

Lawrence Rufrano

Executive Director of the AFTLab

Han Feng

Co-founder of Elastos

Zhang Lu

Fusion Fund

Michael Yeung

Founder & CEO of BlockContinent

Alex Shapiro

CSO of Prometheum

18:40 - 19:00 Closing Speech

Zhu Min

Dean of National Research Institute of Finance

Former Deputy Managing Director of I.M.F

19:00 Reception

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Harvard Club of New York City

35 West 44th Street

New York, NY 10036

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