6th

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 Finance

PhD, University of Toronto

CHEN Yaru

Visiting Professor of Management

PhD, Columbia University

CHO Dong-Sung

Visiting Professor of Strategy

DBA, Harvard Business School

Edward Tse

Professor of Managerial Practice of Strategy

PhD University of California, Berkeley

FAN Xinyu

Assistant Professor of Economics

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

GAN Jie

Professor of Finance, Academic Director for MBA Programs, Director of Center on Finance and Economic Growth at CKGSB

HE Hua

Professor of Financial Practice

PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

HUANG Chunyan (Jennifer)

Professor of Finance, Academic Director for EMBA and Integrated MBA

PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

HUANG Rong

Adjunct Professor of Accounting

PhD, University of Texas at Dallas

Huang Yi

Visiting Associate Professor of Economics Huang Yi

Jianwen (Jon) Liao

Chief Strategy Officer of JD.com,
Former associate Dean of CKGSB and professor of strategy and innovation

Jin Zhao

Assistant Professor of Finance

PhD in Finance, University of Rochester

JING Bing

Associate Professor of Marketing
 
PhD, University of Rochester

Joy Chen

Assistant Professor of Economics

PhD, Stanford 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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