BFA Annual Conference 2011 schedule

Updated: 2011-04-13 09:00
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Wednesday, April 13     Thursday, April 14      Friday, April 15      Saturday, April 16


Thursday, April 14

07:00 - 22:00 Registration

07:00 - 14:00 BFA "New Fortune Cup" Golf Invitational 2011

08:30 - 12:00 BFA "Grand Lecheng Cup" Bridge Invitational 2011

14:00 - 14:30 Handover Ceremony of Shanghai GM Official Vehicle for BFA

16:00 - 17:30 Women - the Under-represented Leadership

Although still statistically under-represented, women have assumed a prominent role in subverting the stereotypic gender-biased model of leadership. The question is: Do women have an identifiably different way of leading? How does this leadership manifest itself in local, national and transnational cultures?

Moderator: Yuan Ming, professor, Peking University

Panelists: Deng Yaping, president,

Li Yifei, country chairman, Greater China, VivaKi

Annabel Spring, group head of strategy, Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA)

Katherine Tsang, chairperson for Greater China, Standard Chartered

Yang Lan, chair, Sun Media Group

Zhang Xin, CEO & co-founder, SOHO China

16:00 - 18:00 Private Sector Roundtable (Invitation Only)

Moderator: Bao Yujun, President, China Private Enterprise Association

16:00 - 18:00 Young Leaders Roundtable: Charting Growth - Include the Excluded

The world economy lurching towards recovery does not mean that roots of the crisis are removed altogether. Despite sustained high growth of China and India, the Asian economy as a whole remains highly unbalanced. In rethinking existing growth models, what vision and insights can young leaders share with us? In response to the guideline of inclusive development endorsed by Asian governments, which actions have young leaders taken to "Include the Excluded"?

Moderator: Rui Chenggang, director & anchor, China Central Television

16:00 - 18:00 China CEO Roundtable: The Role of China in Global Growth Strategies (Invitation Only)

Moderator: Chaly Mah, CEO asia pacific, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu

16:00 - 18:00 BFA Overseas Chinese Business Roundtable (Invitation Only)

Overseas Chinese business leaders have contributed a great deal to the socio-economic development of Asia and regional economic integration. Asia has emerged out of the financial crisis ahead of other regions with more robust regional economic cooperation and accelerated pace of integration. How will overseas Chinese businesses build on their respective advantages to achieve inclusive growth in Asia?

Moderator: Dhanin Chearavanont, chairman, CP Group

18:30 - 19:30 Buffet Dinner

20:00 - 21:30 The Future of Mobile Internet

Moderator: Zhang Ya-Qin, corporate vice-president, Microsoft Corporation

Panelists: Cao Guowei, CEO,

Lee Kai-Fu, chairman & CEO, Innovation Works

Steve Luczo, Chairman, president & CEO, Seagate Technology

Rajeev Singh-Molares, executive vice-president, Alcatel-Lucent

Mohammad Omran, chairman, Etisalat


Wednesday, April 13      Thursday, April 14      Friday, April 15      Saturday, April 16