Kennesaw State University Symposium on ASIA-USA Partnership Opportunities (SAUPO)

2015 SAUPO


Friday, April 17, 2015           St. Regis Hotel, 88 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305



Program at a Glance (final)

Updated on March 26, 2015

Time

Location

Panels and Activities

7:00 am - 8:00 am

Pre-function area

Registration, Coffee/Tea Networking

8:00 am - 8:30 am

Astor Ballroom

Welcome and Opening Remarks

8:30 am -9:45 am

Astor Ballroom Morning Panel #1: Building Strategic Partnerships in Asia-Pacific

9:45 am -10:15 am

Pre-function area Morning Networking Break, Sponsored by the Confucius Institute at KSU
Company Booth Visit; Coffee/Tea Networking

10:15 am - 11:30 am

Astor Ballroom Morning Panel #2: Digital Economy & e-Commerce in Asia-Pacific

11:30 am -1:30 pm

Astor Ballroom Networking Buffet Lunch with Keynote Speech, sponsored by Huawei
Julia Nesheiwat, Deputy Assistant Secretary, U.S. Department of State
Mr. George Mui, White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders & MBDA

1:30 pm -2:00 pm

Pre-function area Afternoon Networking Break I, Sponsored by KSU Honors College
Company Booth Visit; Coffee/Tea Networking

2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Four Concurrent Sessions

All Rooms

IA: Green Energy and Smart Grid (Astor Ballroom)
IB: Mergers and Acquisitions: Challenges in Cross-Border Transactions (Carnegie Room)
IC: Crisis Communication Management (Rockefeller Room)
ID: The Globalization of Business and Education in China (Vanderbilt Room)

3:15 pm -3:45 pm

Pre-function area Afternoon Networking Break II, Sponsored by KSU Division of Global Affairs
Company Booth Visit; Coffee/Tea Networking

3:45 pm -5:00 pm
Four Concurrent Sessions

All Rooms

IIA: Global Health Informatics (Astor Ballroom)
IIB: Corporate Social Responsibility: How Companies can Give Back (Carnegie Room)
IIC: Global Commerce: Logistics, Tax and Travel (Rockefeller Room)
IID: New Media and New Opportunities in Asia (Vanderbilt Room)

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Terrace

SAUPO Cocktail Hour: Business Networking Opportunities


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