Kristie Lu Stout Anchor and Correspondent at CNN International Kristie Lu Stout Anchor and Correspondent at CNN International
Kristie Lu Stout is an award-winning anchor and correspondent for CNN based in Hong Kong. With over 300,000 fans and followers on social media, Lu Stout believes in continually engaging with her viewers and makes social media an integral part of her reporting.
Yumiko Ono Asia Digital Editor at The Wall Street Journal Yumiko Ono Asia Digital Editor at The Wall Street Journal
Yumiko Ono is the Asia digital editor for The Wall Street Journal, overseeing the video and social media teams in the region and supporting the Journal’s efforts to expand its readership and presence across Asia.
Ms. Ono has been a journalist in Asia and the U.S. for over 25 years. She worked as a reporter in Tokyo and New York, and became bureau chief for Tokyo and Seoul in 2003. In 2009, she launched WSJ’s Japanese-language website and was appointed managing editor. In 2014, she moved to Hong Kong to become Asia audience engagement editor, responsible for driving subscriber outreach and retention, and attracting new audiences in the region. She has been in her current role since September 2015. Ms. Ono grew up in Tokyo, New York and London, and has a bachelor’s degree in international relations from the University of Tsukuba in Japan. S.K. Witcher Deputy Asia Editor at The New York Times S.K. Witcher Deputy Asia Editor at The New York Times
S.K. Witcher is Deputy Asia Editor of The New York Times. She spent more than three decades with The Wall Street Journal as a foreign correspondent and senior editor and was nominated as part of a team for the Pulitzer Prize. She is chairwoman of the Society of Publishers Asia (SOPA.)
Tara Joseph President at The American Chamber of Commerce in HK Tara Joseph President at The American Chamber of Commerce in HK
Tara Joseph is the President of AmCham Hong Kong. In her 22 years as journalist, she has reported on hundreds of the world’s most important and high profile news stories including Russia’s financial crisis, Myanmar’s emergence from virtual isolation, China's rise on the world stage and the Beijing Olympics to name a few. Earlier in her career, Tara was the editor and main presenter of Reuters Financial Television based in London, and covered emerging markets and G7 economic issues. She has twice served as President of the Hong Kong Foreign Correspondents’ Club in Hong Kong, one of the world’s largest press clubs.