Global Executive Forum: Future of the China Relationship For Kentucky Business
Date: October 10, 2019
Time: 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM EDT.
As the trade war looms on between the U.S. and China, Kentucky businesses are modifying business practices to navigate this new environment. What does the future hold for the relationship with China and our Kentucky businesses? How can Kentucky continue to leverage this important trading partner for future business growth? We will hear from a group of distinguished speakers who will help global companies address the issues surrounding the ongoing trade wars, and provide insight into future business practices in China which will mitigate risk and reap rewards.
The keynote speaker will be Vivian Liu, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Lexmark International and our panelists will be Alan Black, Regulatory Affairs Leader, Valvoline; Jeffery Langer, Member, Stites and Harbison and Harbison, and Jim Ullum, Managing Partner, Source International.
The session will explore the topic, the Future of the China Relationship For Kentucky Business, and various aspects related to this important topic including specific issues faced by US companies in China and risk mitigation recommendations.
7:30 – 8:25 – Breakfast (buffet style)
8:30 – 8:40 – Intro remarks (World Trade Center Kentucky and sponsors)
8:40 – 9:10 – Keynote speech (high level overview of current US-China trade and economic relationship)
9:10 – 9:15 – Introduction to panelists (keynote speaker will join panel)
9:15 – 9:55 – Panel discussion – Discuss specific issues faced by US companies in China and risk mitigation recommendations
9:55 – 10:00 – Closing remarks, update on upcoming World Trade Center Kentucky educational programs