GCC WORLD SUMMIT 2016
Panel I: Sino-American Relations: The Present and The Future The Honorable Kevin Rudd
The US is coming up to an important election year, how do you think the different outcomes from the election will affect US-China economic, trade, and business relations?
There have been many difficulties in the technology space between US and China. China has banned companies like Facebook and Google, and subjected others to increasingly strict localization laws. The US, on the other hand, recently placed Chinese company ZTE on a watchlist. How do you interpret this situation, will it get better?
China has been one of the main drivers for global economic growth. How will its economic slowdown affect the US, and to what extent?
Panel II: Business Innovation in the Start-up Scene
How do the Chinese companies evolve over the past years?
Chinese are no longer about copying the foreign business models but about learning how to be more innovative in China. How will the new generation of Chinese entrepreneur grow beyond the Chinese boundary?
VC industry has been up and down over the past and it has affected startups in both China and America. What is the new dynamic now for the startup sourcing the fund?
Panel III: Business & Finance in China
What are the differences between the tax system in China and US that impact businesses?
What kind of clients are you dealing with in China broadly? How you engage with them?
What is the tax rate policy in China? Is it progressive, flat or regressive? And why does China employ this kind of tax policy? What is its implication for Chinese market?
Panel IV: Changing Landscape of Chinese Art Market