June 14, 2012 (tentative)

 A Dialogue with Chinese Executives about their Global Strategies

You’ve read it in the newspaper; you’ve seen some of it around you. China is investing around the world. In today’s global economic environment, will this trend continue? What have their experiences been? What challenges will Chinese companies face in the U.S.? Georgia China Alliance, in partnership with the Georgia Department of Economic Development, the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce, and the Georgia State University Confucius Institute, is hosting a forum on June 14, 2012 (tentative) to explore these questions. At this day-long forum, experts and executives will discuss trends, strategies, and opportunities of China’s outward investment, and Chinese companies’ experiences and challenges in the U.S.

Guests may include

Keynotes by

President Jimmy Carter

Gov. Nathan Deal

Amb. Zhang Yesui

Dan Rosen, Partner, Rhodium Group and Visiting Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics

Panelists from

Sany America, ZTE USA, Inc.,

Hisense USA Corporation,

TechTop Industries, Inc.,

Chinese Chamber of Commerce


Organized by


June 14, 2012 (tentative)

7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Breakfast and networking
8:30 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. Opening and introduction of organizers and sponsors
8:45 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. Welcome remarks by Governor Nathan Deal (to be confirmed) and Ambassador Zhang Yesui (or Consul-General Xu Erwen) (to be confirmed)
9:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Keynote speaker: Dan Rosen, Partner, Rhodium Group and Visiting Fellow, Peterson Institute for International EconomicsThe Global Trends of Chinese Outbound Investment (to be confirmed)
10:30a.m. – 10:45 a.m. Break
10:45 a.m. –12:00 p.m. Panel: Dialogue with Chinese Executives – U.S. and Global Strategies, Opportunities and ChallengesParticipating Chinese companies and other organizations may include:

Sany America, Inc. ZTE USA, Inc.
Huawei Technologies (USA), Inc. Hisense USA Corporation
Haier America Self Electronic U.S.A. Corporation
SMC LED Corporation TechTop Industries, Inc.
LexiLED Lighting Corporation Greenship Garden Supplies, Inc.
Chint Midea
Chinese Chamber of Commerce  

Moderator: Penny Prime (to be confirmed)

12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Lunch; Keynote Speaker: President Carter (to be confirmed)
1:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. Break
1:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Panel: Challenges Facing Chinese Companies• Regulatory challenges• Legal challenges

• Cultural challenges

Moderator: Fenwick Huss (to be confirmed)


Title Sponsor($10,000)  Platinum($5,000)  Gold($3,000)  Silver($1,000)  Friends of GCA($500) 
Right to nominate moderator x
Right to nominate speakers 2 1
Potential meeting with President Carter if he attends the conference [Invitation pending. This is not guaranteed.] x x x
Free registrations unlimited unlimited 10 5 2
Invitation to sponsors and speakers dinner 10 5 3 1 1
Recognition as conference sponsor and company logo on conference website and print materials x x x x x
Company logo stay on GCA website for one year x x x x x
Recognition on name tag as sponsor and VIP x x x x x





Call: 404.888.7388


To download the flyer, click here.


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