We are delighted to invite you to an intimate lunch and fireside chat with globally recognized business leader Andrew Liveris, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, The Dow Chemical Company; Executive Chairman, DowDuPont. He sits on the Board of Directors of IBM, is Vice Chair of Business Roundtable, an Executive Committee Member and Past Chairman of the U.S. Business Council, and a member of the Concordia Leadership Council and the Australian government’s Industry Growth Centres Advisory Committee. He also services on the Board of Trustees at The King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, California Institute of Technology, and the United States Council for International Business.
It will be a fireside chat facilitated by Tara Joseph, President of the American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong.Andrew will discuss:
About DowDuPontDowDuPont brings together the complementary portfolios of Dow and DuPont, two innovative, science-based companies that hold leadership positions in the Agriculture, Materials Science and Specialty Products industries. Working together, we intend to create three strong, independent companies1 that will be more competitive than either company could be on its own and well equipped for science-driven, profitable, long-term growth.
- Dow in China: Lessons Learned
- The Role of Business & Policy in the U.S.-China Relationship
- China’s Role in the World, the Future of Protectionism and Globalization
- Personal Reflections on Leading Dow Regionally & Globally
Each of the intended separations is fuelled by the powerful combination of highly complementary portfolios, resources, and capabilities from Dow and DuPont. They will each be better positioned than their predecessors to continue driving innovation to provide superior solutions for customers, and better serve communities around the world. Our collective heritage is impressive, but the significant potential of DowDuPont is the intention to create three independent companies whose greatest opportunities and most important contributions are yet to come.
Upon completion of the intended separations, the future Agriculture, Materials Science and Specialty Products companies will remain deeply committed to market-driven research and development, backed by world-class engineering capabilities that is honed to deliver differentiated products and solutions. And each will be committed to uphold sustainability, to use science and innovation to tackle world challenges, and to maintain a best-in-class safety culture. Read more
12:00 - 12:30pm Registration / Networking
12:30 - 2:00pm Lunch and Remarks