Future Proofing the US-China Relationship

Forty years on from the opening of China's domestic market to international business, US-China bilateral relations have endured ups and downs, from engagement to confrontation, with a mix of cooperation and competition thrown in for good measure. What will the next forty years bring, and is the dynamic of a dominant power yielding to a rising power inevitable?

The exercise of power often takes charge of people's lives.

There's no simple "walk away" from the power struggle between the two biggest economies in the world. People and Companies are at the forefront to suffer as collateral damage, often without protection.


What are the ways to navigate through the murky waters, uncover opportunities in China and future-proof your business for the age of unpredictability?

Potential Topics

  • The Greater Bay Area – Opportunity or Marketing Hype?
  • The Next 40 Years of US-China Relationship
  • China's Perspective on Global Supply Chain
  • Future of Women in the Workplace
  • Environmentalism in China
  • China: The Global Trendsetter?
  • 5G: Myths & Realities
  • Boom or Bust-Is the China Model Sustainable?

Sponsorship & Speaking Opportunities

Villy Leung

Director of Events and Marketing

(852) 2530 6922


Speakers & Program

Michael Yu

China Affairs Director

(852) 2530 6915


Invited Speakers

Charlene Barshefsky

Partner at WilmerHale

James E. Carter

39th President of the United States of America

Charles Freeman

Senior Vice President for Asia at U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Yukon Huang (Confirmed)

Senior Fellow, Asia Program at Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Christopher Johnson

Senior Adviser and Freeman Chair in China Studies at CSIS

Evan S. Medeiros (Confirmed)

Penner Family Chair in Asian Studies at Georgetown University

Madame Fu Ying

Vice-Chairperson of the Foreign Affairs Committee at China’s 13th National People’s Congress

More Information


Island Ballroom
Island Shangri-La Hotel, 5/F
Pacific Place, Supreme Court Road,

Hong Kong

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Contact us

For additional event or venue information, please email kho@amcham.org.hkYou can also reach us at +852 25306930