Agenda

Thursday, May 16th, 2019
U.S.- China Innovation and Investment Summit

Session Host:
▶Ying McGuire, Board Member, U.S.- China Innovation Alliance▶Seth Williams, Board Member, U.S.- China Innovation Alliance

09:00am-09:30am

Welcome Remark from UCIA

Charles C. Foster, Board of Director, U.S.- China Innovation Alliance

Opening Remarks

▶Qiangmin Li, Consul General of the People’s Republic of China in Houston▶Pete Olson, Congressman
▶Futao Chen, Minister Counselors, Science and Technology at the Chinese Embassy in Washington DC

▶Sylvester Turner, Mayor of Houston▶Steve Adler,Mayor of Austin

Panel Discussion I

How Chinese and U.S.- Cities Can Better Collaborate to Drive Sustainable Innovation

Moderator:

▶David J. Firestein, Founding Executive Director, China Public Policy Center, Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, University of Texas at AustinPanelists:
▶Qiangmin Li, Consul General of the People’s Republic of China in Houston▶Futao Chen, Minister Counselor, Science and Technology at the Chinese Embassy in Washington DC

▶Sylvester Turner, Mayor of Houston
▶Steve Adler,Mayor of Austin
▶Zhu Jian, Deputy Party Secretary, CPC Changsha Municipal Committee

Break Remarks

▶Neil Bush, Chairman of the Bush China U.S. Relations FoundationKeynote Speech I

Structural Reforms on China’s Intellectual Property Legislations and Enforcement

▶ Haijun Jin, Mediator in the World Intellectual Property Organization Arbitration and Mediation Center; Advisory Committee Member for the Supreme People’s Court Intellectual Property Case Research Center (Beijing); Standing Council Member of the China Intellectual Property Law Society; Council Member of the China Intellectual Property Society Professor of law, Renmin University of China Law School;

Panel Discussion II

09:30am-10:30am

10:30am-10:50am 10:50am-11:00am

10:50am-11:15am

11:15am-12:30pm

Protecting IP in U.S.-China Innovation & Investment

Moderator:

▶James Li, Ph.D. Managing Partner, IP trial lawyer, Silicon Valley
Panelists:
▶Mark Cohen, Distinguished Senior Fellow and Director, Berkeley Center for Law and Technology; Non-Resident Fellow Duke Kunshan Center for Study of Chinese Innovation
▶Dr. James J. Zhu, the head of intellectual property (IP) practice, JunHe LLP
▶ Haijun Jin, Professor of law, Mediator in the World Intellectual Property Organization Arbitration and Mediation Center; Advisory Committee Member for the Supreme People’s Court Intellectual Property Case Research Center (Beijing);▶Michael Wise, Firmwide Chair, Life Sciences & Healthcare Industry sector.
▶Lizhi Ning, Director of the Institute of Intellectual Property and Competition Law of Wuhan University, China

01:30pm-01:40pm 01:40pm-01:50pm

01:50pm-01:55pm 01:55pm-02:00pm

01:55pm-04:30pm

Introduction of Changsha

▶Zhu Jian, Deputy Party Secretary, CPC Changsha Municipal CommitteeIntroduction of U.S. Small business Export Program

▶Mark Winchester, Deputy District Director, Houston District Office of the U.S

Small Business Administration

China’s Economic Miracle 2.0 – Encouraging Global Economic Individualism

▶Mitchell Stanley, Chairman, National Center for Sustainable Development
The Open Innovation Future for Cross-Border Innovation Commercialization

Cooperation between U.S. and China

▶John Zhang, Secretary General, International Technology Transfer Network (ITTN)Company Presentation Showcase
▶Sansure Biotech Inc 湖南圣湘生物科技有限公司
▶Hunan Fangsheng Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.方盛制药

▶Vitanova Biomedical
▶Sinocare Inc 三诺生物
▶Abcures
▶Hunan Guangxiu Hi-tech Life Technology Co., Ltd.湖南光琇高新生命科技有限 公司

▶Lazarus 3D Inc.
▶Changsha Kaitian Industrial Tech Research Institute in Environmental Protection Service Company Limited 凯天环保科技股份有限公司
▶Odor- No- More
▶Hunan Central South Intelligent Equipment Co., LTD 湖南中南智能装备有限公 司
▶SOTAOG
▶Hunan Jingwang Zhiying Web Technology Company 湖南竞网智赢网络技术有限 公司

▶Taijia New Materials Co., Ltd. 泰嘉新材料股份有限公司▶Hunan Dingli Technology Co., Ltd. 湖南顶立科技有限公司▶PHD Soft
▶We Innovation Group, Inc

▶Cubio Innovation Center

  • B11 Sansure Biotech Inc 湖南圣湘生物科技有限公司
  • B12 Changsha Kaitian Industrial Tech Research Institute in Environmental Protection Service Company Limited 长沙凯天工研院环保服务有限公司 
  • B13  Changsha Intelligent Driving Institute Ltd (CiDi)长沙智能驾驶研究院有限公司 
  • B14  Zoomlion Heavy Industry Science and Technology Co., Ltd.中联重科股份有限公司 
  • B15  Taijia New Materials Co., Ltd.泰嘉新材料股份有限公司 
  • B16  Sinocare Inc 三诺生物 
  • B17  Harvest Pharmaceuticals 嘉实(湖南)医药科技有限公司 
  • B18  Hunan Guangxiu Hi-tech Life Technology Co., Ltd. 湖南光绣高新生命科技有限公司 
  • B19  Hunan Huacheng Biological Resources Co., Ltd.湖南华诚生物资源股份有限公司 
  • B20  Changsha Shibang Communication Technology Co., Ltd.长沙世邦通信技术有限公司 
  • B21  HNAC Tech Company 华自科技股份有限公司 
  • B22  Hunan Jingwang Zhiying Web Technology Company 湖南竞网智赢网络技术有限公司 
  • B23  Hunan Lianzhi Bridge Tunnel Technology Co., Ltd.湖南联智桥隧技术有限公司 
  • B24  Hunan Jiudian Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.湖南九典制药股份有限公司 
  • B25  Hunan Fangsheng Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd 湖南方盛制药股份有限公司 
  • B26  Hunan Dazu Intelligent Equipment Co., Ltd.湖南大族智能装备有限公司 
  • B27  Hunan Dingli Technology Co., Ltd 湖南顶立科技有限公司 
  • B28  Aerospace Kaitian Environmental Technology Co., Ltd 航天凯天环保科技股份有限公司 
  • B29  China Construction Fifth engineering Division CORP. lTD 中建五局 
  • B30  Hunan Central South Intelligent Equipment Co., LTD 湖南中南智能装备有限公司 
  • B31  Hunan Hangbo Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Company Limited 湖南博航无人机技术有限公司 
  • B32  Hunan Green Road Energy Conservation and Environmental Protection Technology Co., Ltd 
  • 湖南绿道节能科技有限公司
  • B33  Sunward Intelligent Equipment Group 山河智能有限公司 
  • B34  Zhong Ju Science and Technology Company 中聚科技股份有限公司 
  • B35  Bank of Changsha 长沙银行 
  • B36  Changsha Air-Economy Industrial Investment Group 长沙临空产业投资集团

Session Host:

▶Chandini Portteus, President and Executive-in-Residence at Empowering a Billion Women (EBW) 2020 6:30pm 3 Performance
7:00pm Welcome Remark from UCIA:

▶Stella Liu, CEO, U.S.-China Innovation Alliance
Remarks
▶Qiangmin Li, Consul General of the People’s Republic of China in Houston▶Andy Icken, Chief Development Officer, City of Houston
▶Zhu Jian, Deputy Party Secretary, CPC Changsha Municipal Committee

7:20pm Charming Changsha
▶Yixin Lei, The statue of Martin Luther King Jr. at the King Memorial near the United States National Mall. Vice Chairman of Hunan Federation of Literary and Art Circles

7:40pm Dinner -Raffle Draw 8:30pm End of the Banquet

Friday, May 17th, 2019
InnoSTARS Competition Preliminary Stage

Industries of Focus: Advanced Manufacturing& Materials &Environmental TechnologyTrack Host: Seth Williams, Board Member, U.S.-China Innovation Alliance

08:30am-08:50am 09:00am-10:00am 10:00am-10:40am

Judge Briefing
5 Pitches
Alumni Successful Case Sharing

▶Speaker: Jerry Roane, CEO of Roane Inventions Invorporated
Break
Panel Discussion: The smart infrastructure changes innovation and how the world

10:40am-11:00am 11:00am-12:00pmworks with each other.

12:00pm-01:00pm 01:30pm-02:30pm 02:30pm-04:00pm

Moderator:

▶David Smith, CEO,Strategic Pathways
Panelists:
▶Bill Marsh, Partner,Senior Consultant;Co-Leader of Smart Cities, Telecom and Startups CMG Consulting LLC
▶Nick Angelou, Vice President & Head of Portfolio Selection International Accelerator▶Pete Poorman, Director of Corporate Relations for the school of engineering and computer science at the University of Texas at Dallas
▶Samuel Alexander, founder and CEO of C2C (Concept 2 Consumption) Fashion and Technology LLC

Lunch Break
5 Pitches
Panel Discussion: Environment Trend and Environment-Health Safety Business

Opportunities in China.

Moderator:
▶Pamera Griffin brand and marketing strategist, WE Innovation Group
Panelists:
▶Scott Muller,Director, Sage EHS International, LTD (Hong Kong) President; EHS International of Texas, LLC.;Co-Founder and Managing Member, 4C Marketplace, LLC▶Bob Troy,COO of Water Labs
▶Lou Soumas, Chief Executive Officer, Waterside Energy Development and Secretary & Director of NEXT

▶Haiping Ni ,Managing Director, ,WE Innovation Group, Inc 04:00pm-05:30pm B2B Matchmaking

Industries of Focus: Biopharma & Medical Device Digital Health and Diagnosis
2019 InnoHubei International Science & Technology Innovationand Entrepreneurship Preliminary

Competition(Houston)

创新湖北·国际科技创新创业大赛初赛(休斯顿)
Track Host: Xinxin Li, Director of Business Development, MyBiogate Inc.

08:30am-08:50am 09:00am-10:30am 10:30am-11:00am 11:00am-12:00pmCollaboration

Moderator:

▶Chandini Portteus, President and Executive-in-Residence at Empowering a Billion (2020)
Panelists:
▶Peter Hurwitz – CEO of Clarity Sciences

▶Angelos Angelou -Founder & Principal Executive Officer, Angelou Economics ; Founder & CEO, International Accelerator
▶John Zhang, Secretary General, International Technology Transfer Network (ITTN)

Lunch Break
6 Pitches
Break
Panel Discussion: The growing healthcare market in China: Opportunities and

12:00pm-01:30pm 01:30pm-02:40pm 02:40pm-03:00pm 03:00pm-04:30pm

Judge Briefing
6 Pitches
Break
Panel Discussion: U.S. – China International Medical Investment and

Challenges for U.S. Medical Device Companies

Moderator:

▶Shautong Song, CEO, CUBIO Innovation Center/MyBioGate
Panelists:
▶Alan DeCorte, Heathcare and Bioscience Consultant, ex Senior VP of Marketing at United Family Hospital

▶Jeffery Sheldon, CEO, Managing Director, CitareTx Investment Partners

▶Jacky McCrary, CEO, Managing Director, Advanced Maternity Innovations, LP

▶Felix Murokh, General Partner, Global Life Technologies, LLC

04:30pm-05:30pm 4 Pitches

Industries of Focus: Information and Communication Technology

Track Host: Tyler Johnson,International business consultant and author of “The Way of The Laowai”08:30am-08:50am Judge Briefing

 

09:00am-10:30am 10:30am-10:50am

10:50am-12:00pm

6 Pitches Break

Panel Discussion : Data Privacy in the New World Order.

Moderator:

Tyler Johnson, International business consultant, author of “The Way of The Laowai”

Panelists:
▶Arlo Gilbert, CEO &Co-Founder of Osano

▶Karyl Fowler, CEO & Co-Founder of Transmute
▶David Thompson, CEO and Founder of Thompson Investing▶Hui Hua, General Manager, Patent Attorney, Litigation Lawyer

Lunch Break
5 Pitches
Alumni Successful Case Sharing

Speakers:

▶Miguel Cara, CEO of FlyGlobos▶Wang-tsu Liu, COO of Happinss

Break
5 Pitches
B2B Matchmaking

12:00pm-01:30pm 01:30pm-02:30pm 02:30pm-03:30pm

03:30pm-03:50pm 03:50pm-04:50pm 04:50pm-05:30pm

  

Industries of Focus: Energy
Track Host: Rong Shu, chairman,IGeo, LLC

08:30am-08:50am 09:00am-10:00am 10:00am-10:20am 10:20am-11:00am

11:00am-12:00pm

Judge Briefing
5 Pitches
Break
Alumni Successful Case Sharing

Speaker:

▶Brian Morin, CEO of Soteria Battery Innovation Group IncPanel Discussion: Intelligent oil field

Moderator:

▶Rong Shu, chairman,IGeo, LLC

Panelists:

▶Yiping Shen, CEO of WE Innovation Group, Inc
▶Charles Knobloch, Computer Science Geophysicist | Inventor | Patent & Intellectual Property Attorney
▶Mike chen, Partner and member of the board of directors of EverRich Capital Inc▶Linhua Guan, Vice Chairman of Surge Energy America

Lunch Break

12:00pm-01:30pm

01:30pm-02:30pm 02:30pm-02:50pm 02:50pm-05:30pm

5 Pitches
Break & B2B Matchmaking
6 Pitches & Company Showcase

09:00am-09:50am Challenges SMEs Encounter When Entering the Chinese Market and Solutions——A Case Study

10:00am-10:50am

Speaker:
▶Dr. Hongxin Tan, the Deputy Director of International Technology Transfer Center (ITTC), Tsinghua University and the President of Coway International TechTrans Co., Ltd.▶Taohong Li, Director of Business Development of Coway

Suggestions on IP Protection in China for SMEs to the Chinese Market

Speaker:
▶Omar Hakim, VP of Client Strategy, Michael Best Professor of Entrepreneurship & Technology Commercialization, Texas A&M University

11:00am-11:40pm
Implementation of Marketing in China

01:00pm-01:40pm 01:50pm-02:30pm

Business

Speaker:
▶Dr. Shuoyang(Sunny) Zhang, Founder and President, Z LAB-The Unconventional Marketing Powerhouse, Associate Professor, Cameron School of Business, University of St. Thomas
Business Negotiation in China
Speaker:
▶Jim Wu,the President of 1898 Club LLC
The Importance of International Self Awareness for Business: Culture Meets

Speaker:
▶Tyler Johnson,International business consultant and author of The Way of The Laowai

How to Standout in the Largest Market in the World: Research, Strategy, and

A Review of the Impact of the Legal and Regulatory Framework on the Market

02:40pm-03:20pm
for Out-Bound Chinese Investment into the U.S.

03:30pm-04:10pm 04:20pm-05:00pm

Speaker:
▶Michael Rosenthal,a shareholder in the Corporate and Transactions group of Polsinelli PC
Navigating Differences: U.S. & China Business Culture
Speaker:
▶ Jennifer Richmond, Founder of American Culture Consultants
China Ready Training
Speaker:
▶Steven Guo,General Manager, Energy & EHS;WE Innovation Group, Inc

Floor Plan

Speakers

Support

UCIA will provide the manual for registration and use of the B2B Matchmaking system.

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