Join the Darden School of Business and the Antai College of Economics and Management for the 2015 Shanghai Investing Summit and keep pace with the changing landscape of global investing. REGISTER NOW 为了看到普通话信息，请参阅 安泰学院首脑会议的网页。 Menu Overview Schedule Speakers Logistics Sponsors Cross-Border Investing8 May 2015Grand Hyatt Shanghai, Pudong, Shanghai, ChinaIn an uncertain global economic and political context, investors are challenged to understand new opportunities and manage risk across national borders.In one of Asia's most dynamic cities, the Shanghai Investing Summit — hosted by the University of Virginia's Darden School of Business and Shanghai Jiao Tong University's Antai College of Economics and Management's top-ranked faculty — will draw upon today's leading thinkers and business minds from around the globe to examine the latest trends and opportunities in cross-border investing and provide actionable investment strategies. Whether you seek to understand the implications of the full range of proposed global free-trade deals or individual countries' free-trade zones, the landscape for global investment promises great opportunity for those who can identify it, and the summit will provide you with the knowledge you need. Join Darden and Antai for the Shanghai Investing Summit and keep pace with the changing landscape of global investing.Check this page for updates and save 8 May 2015 on your calendar.Darden and UVA alumni are also invited to attend the Global Leadership Forum on 9 May 2015 in Shanghai. Schedule Friday, 8 May 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Registration 9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. Welcome and IntroductionsRobert F. Bruner, Dean, Darden School of Business, University of VirginiaLin Zhou, Dean, Antai College of Economics and Management, Shanghai Jiao Tong University9:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. Keynote Speaker TBA 10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Keynote Speaker Ruyin Hu, Chief Economist, Shanghai Stock Exchange 11:15 a.m. Break 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Scanning the Globe: Valuations and the Investing Environment Panel DiscussionFacilitator: Xi Chen, Associate Professor, Antai College of Economics & Management Panelists:Ming Zhang, Senior Research Fellow and Director, Department of International Investment, Institute of World Economics and Politics, Chinese Academy of Social ScienceQian Xuefeng, Founding Partner and Chairman, New Access CapitalBradford Willmore, Executive Managing Director and Portfolio Manager, Sarus Capital Management 12:45 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Networking Lunch 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Keynote Speaker Robert J. Hugin, Chair and Chief Executive Officer, Celgene Corporation 3:00 p.m. Break 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Global Opportunities for Returns: The Long and Short of Public Markets Panel DiscussionFacilitator: Kenneth M. Eades, Professor of Business Administration and Academic Director of the Richard A. Mayo Center for Asset Management, Darden School of BusinessPanelists:Qing Wang, President and Chief Strategist, Shanghai Chongyang Investment Management Co. Ltd. Richard A. Mayo, Chair and Founder, Mayo Capital Partners LLC 4:30 p.m. – 4:45 p.m. Concluding Remarks Kenneth M. Eades, Professor of Business Administration and Academic Director of the Richard A. Mayo Center for Asset Management, Darden School of BusinessPan Yingli, Professor of Finance, Antai College of Economics & Management 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Networking Cocktail Reception SpeakersRobert F. BrunerDean University of Virginia Darden School of Business Robert F. Bruner is the Dean of the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business. He was named to the position in 2005. He is also the Charles C. Abbott Professor of Business Administration at Darden.Bruner’s areas of teaching, research, and writing include corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, investing in emerging markets, and financial crises, among other business topics. His book published in 2007, The Panic of 1907: Lessons Learned from the Market’s Perfect Storm , with Sean D. Carr, attracted wide attention for its discussion of the underpinnings of financial crises.He holds the B.A. degree from Yale University and the M.B.A. and D.B.A. degrees from Harvard University. Bruner writes a popular blog. Xin Chen Associate Professor Antai College of Economics & Management Dr. Chen has been working at Antai College since 2006 and was a visiting professor at Aarhus School of Business, Aarhus University, Denmark in 2009. His research fields mainly focus on Empirical Corporate Finance, Capital Market, Corporate Governance, Institutional Investors and Collectibles Investment.Dr. Chen has published many research works and publications including Heterogeneous Dividend Preferences of Chinese Individual and Institutional Investors-Evidence from Categorized Daily Share Holding Data, 2013, with Lin Tang and Haiou Hu, China Finance Review International, forthcoming, and Two Proxies for Shareholder Influence: a Case of Payout Policy, 2012, with Cindy Chen and Amit Sinha, Corporate Ownership and Control, Vol 10 Iss1 and Stamp Characteristics and Long-Term Return After Issuance-- Evidence from New China Stamps, 2012, with Xian Chen, China Finance Review International, Vol. 2 Iss 4. Roy C. DahlquistManaging Director for AsiaVirginia Economic Development Partnership Roy C. Dahlquist has served as the Managing Director of Asia at the Virginia Economic Development Partnership since 2006. In this role, he has developed strong relationships with clients in Asia, managed Virginia Governor trips to Asia, and facilitated collaboration and business between U.S. economic developers and their international representatives. In a previous role as Managing Director of Reynolds Food Packing Operations in China and Retail Product Production, Mr. Dahlquist established a business and operations platform in China for Reynolds Wrap and related products, developed marketing programs to introduce products to China, and managed production operations in China, as well as managing sales and marketing operations in Hong Kong, Singapore, Thailand, Philippines, Taiwan and Korea. He has also worked extensively with international government agencies. Kenneth M. EadesProfessor of Business Administration and Academic Director of the Richard A. Mayo Center for Asset ManagementUniversity of Virginia Darden School of Business Professor of Business Administration Kenneth M. Eades teaches First Year and Second Year finance courses for the fulltime program. He also teaches EMBA and GEMBA programs as well as several Executive Education programs.His research focuses on corporate finance issues including dividend policy, mergers and acquisitions, investments, defined benefit pensions and pricing of convertible securities. He is the author of more than 50 Darden cases and three textbooks and has received both research and teaching awards. Eades has served as the faculty representative on Darden's Alumni Board and as a member of Darden's Board of Trustees. He has been head of the finance area since 1995 and currently holds the interim title of Academic Director of the Center for Asset Management.Professor Eades joined the Darden faculty in 1988. He previously taught at Purdue University, University of Michigan and Northwestern University. Ruyin HuChief EconomistShanghai Stock Exchange Dr. Hu is a well-known Chinese economist. He is an expert in the fields of industrial organization, modern corporate theory, modern financial markets and new institutional economics. In 1997, Dr. Hu was appointed Director of the Research Center of the Shanghai Stock Exchange. He has also served as a Research Fellow and Executive Director of the China Society for Finance and Banking, as a core member of the Asian Roundtable on Corporate Governance, as one of the decision-making consultation experts specially recruited by Shanghai municipal people’s government, and as one of the distinguished experts receiving the State Council special allowance. Dr. Hu has worked as part of senior management teams at a number of listed companies. Also, he has led major research projects in order to provide intellectual support to strategic decision-making. As one of the important thinkers in the field of corporate governance in China today, Dr. Hu is also a highly respected author of quite a number of books, such as Inefficiency Economics: Rethinking the Theory of Centralized System. Richard A. MayoChair and Founder Mayo Capital Partners LLC After receiving his undergraduate degree from the University of Virginia in 1964, Mr. Mayo began his investment career with the First Union National Bank in Charlotte, N.C. He received his M.B.A. from the University of Virginia's Darden Graduate School of Management in 1968.After graduation, he was a security analyst for the Keystone Custodian Growth Fund. In 1969 he helped found Batterymarch Financial Management, where he served as a portfolio manager. In 1977, Mr. Mayo was a Founding Partner of the investment firm Grantham, Mayo, Van Otterloo & Co. LLC (GMO), and he was with GMO until he founded Mayo Capital Partners in January of 2002.Mr. Mayo is a member of the Board of Trustees for the Thomas Jefferson Foundation. He also serves on the Board of the Children’s Hospital Trust in Boston and is a member of its investment committee. Mr. Mayo also serves on the Board of Directors of the University of Virginia Investment Management Company.Robert J. HuginChair and Chief Executive Officer Celgene Corporation Robert J. Hugin has been chief executive officer of Celgene Corporation since June 2010 and chair since June 2011. He was previously president and chief operating officer from May 2006 to June 2010, and was elected by the board to serve as a director in December 2001. Hugin served as senior vice president and chief financial officer from June 1999 to May 2006. Hugin is immediate past chair of the board of the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America and is a member of the board of trustees of Princeton University, The Medicines Company, and the University of Virginia Darden School Foundation. He also serves as a member of the board of trustees of Atlantic Health System and of Family Promise, a national nonprofit network assisting homeless families.Prior to joining Celgene, Hugin was a managing director with J.P. Morgan & Co. Inc. Hugin received an A.B. degree from Princeton University in 1976, an MBA from the University of Virginia Darden School of Business in 1985 and served as a United States Marine Corps infantry officer during the intervening period. Xuefeng QianFounding Partner and ChairmanNew Access Capital Mr. Qian is the Chairman of New Access Capital, which he founded in 2003. He received the honor of “2007 Top 10 New Financiers of China ”, “2008 Top 10 Young Investors in China”, "2011 Outstanding Venture Investor” and “2013 Outstanding PE/VC Achievement Award”. Mr. Qian worked at Softbank China Venture Capital as Vice President from 2000 to 2003. From 1994 to 1999, he worked as a corporate attorney with Wall Street law firms (Simpson Thacher, Cleary Gottlieb and Cravath Swaine & Moore) in New York and Hong Kong. He has written and published on Forbes China (online journal), Lujiazui Magazine, and has appeared periodically on CCTV and China Business Network (CBN) TV programs speaking on venture capital and entrepreneurship. Mr. Qian received Juris Doctor degree from Yale Law School (1994), M.A./PhD qualification in political science from University of California Los Angeles (1991) and LL.B. from Foreign Affairs College in Beijing (1985). He was a Visiting Fellow at Queen Elizabeth House of Oxford in 1986. He is currently attending EMBA of Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business. Qing WangPresident and Chief StrategistShanghai Chongyang Investment Management Co. Ltd. Qing Wang is President and Chief Strategist of Shanghai Chongyang Investment Management Co., Ltd. Chongyang Investment is one of the largest hedge funds in China with AUM over $3 billion. Before joining Chongyang Investment in April 2013, Dr. Wang was Managing Director and Deputy Head of Investment Banking Department at China International Capital Corporation (CICC) during 2011-13. Dr. Wang joined CICC from Morgan Stanley, where he was Morgan Stanley’s Managing Director and Chief Economist for Greater China during 2007-2011. Dr. Wang’s economics team at Morgan Stanley was ranked No. 1 by Institutional Investors for two consecutive years in 2010-2011. Dr. Wang was the Head of Economics & Investment Strategy for Greater China at Bank of America during 2005-07. Dr. Prior to that, Dr. Wang spent six years (1999-2005) as an economist with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in Washington, D.C., covering member countries in Asia, Eastern Europe and the Middle East. In this position, he was also responsible for strengthening and implementing IMF’s policy surveillance policy framework.Dr. Wang holds a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Maryland at College Park, where he concentrated in international economics and public finance. He also holds a B.A. in economics and an M.A. in macro-economic management from Renmin University of China. Bradford E. WillmoreExecutive Managing Director and Portfolio ManagerSarus Capital Management, LLC Mr. Willmore has over twenty-five years experience in investment banking and asset management in the U.S., Asia, and Europe and is the Executive Managing Director of Sarus Capital Management, LLC. Mr. Willmore has been working in Vietnam since 2007 and has been active in the valuation of companies in Indochina as well as writing on the economic and market environments in Vietnam. He leads Sarus Capital’s due diligence team in company evaluations and in research analysis covering over 400 companies on the local exchanges. Mr. Willmore has been active in advising Ministries in Vietnam on valuation and privatization strategies, as well as State Owned Entities in Vietnam since 2007.Prior to Sarus Capital Management, Mr. Willmore was a founding partner of Wallace Willmore Cromwell, LLC based in Washington, D.C. which issued the successful WWC Venture Fund. Prior to founding Wallace Willmore Cromwell, Mr. Willmore was an investment banker in the corporate finance department at Salomon Brothers in New York City and San Francisco, covering industries ranging from health care, technology and aerospace to forest products, energy and diversified manufacturing. Mr. Willmore has significant experience in company valuations, debt and equity transactions totaling more than $10 billion, and mergers and acquisition advisory services with transactions ranging from $30 million to more than $4 billion. Mr. Willmore’s experience includes complex structured transactions as well as innovative long-dated bonds and company roll-ups and restructurings as well as many other transactions ranging from smaller portfolio divestitures to complex high yield funded structures for the utility industry.Mr. Willmore holds an MBA from the Darden School, University of Virginia. Ming ZhangDirector and Senior Research Fellow Department of International Investment, Institute of World Economics and Politics, Chinese Academy of Social Science Ming Zhang is a senior research fellow and the director of Department of International Investment, Institute of World Economics and Politics (IWEP) under Chinese Academy of Social Science (CASS). His research covers international finance and Chinese macro-economy. In the past several years his interest fields include cross-border capital flow, global financial crisis, foreign exchange reserves, RMB’s exchange rate and internationalization. He has published several books, many peer-reviewed academic papers and numerous articles. Before joining in IWEP, he worked as an auditor in KPMG, and a PE fund manager in Asset Managers Group (Japan). He received his doctor’s degree from the Graduate School of CASS. Pan YingliProfessor Department of Finance Antai College of Economics & Management Professor Yingli has been a full professor in Antai's Department of Finance since 2005. Her research interests include macroeconomics, international finance, money, and banking. Previously, she served as a full professor and Dean in the Department of Finance at East China Normal University. Throughout her academic career, Professor Yingli has visited and taught at the University of California at Berkeley, Wilton Park in the U.K., McGill University, the Central Bank and Ministry of Finance in Canada, the Financial Ministration Bureau in Singapore, and the European Central Bank in Germany. Additionally, she was awarded a Fulbright and spent a year at NYU in the United States.Professor Yingli currently serves as the Director of the Chinese Research Institute of Foreign Economics, the Standing Director at the Chinese Academy of World Economy, the Director of the Chinese Research Institute of International Finance, and Vice-Chairman, at the Shanghai Research Institute of the International Financial Center. Zhou LinDean Antai College of Economics & Management Shanghai Jiao Ton University Zhou Lin assumed the Deanship of Antai College of Economics and Management, Shanghai Jiao Tong University in April 2010. Prof. Zhou received his Bachelor's degree from Fudan University in 1982, and his Ph.D. in Economics from Princeton University in 1989. He has taught at Yale University, Duke University, Arizona State University, City University of Hong Kong, and Tsinghua University. In 2006, Prof. Zhou was granted the Chang Jiang Scholar by Ministry of Education of China. He was elected Fellow of the World Econometric Society in 2009, the first scholar in China to be granted this award. Before serving as the Dean of Antai College, Prof. Zhou was Dean of the School of Economics of Antai Collge and the Deputy Dean of Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance, Shanghai Jiao Tong University. Prof. Zhou’s research interests include Microeconomics, including Game Theory, Mechanism Design, Social Choice Theory and Welfare Economics. He has published articles in leading economic journals like Econometrica, Review of Economic Studies, Journal of Economic Theory, Games and Economic Behavior. He has also edited many renowned journals, such as the Mathematical Social Sciences and Social Choice and Welfare. Shanghai Investing Summit Registration FeesDarden, Antai, University of Virginia, or Shanghai Jiao Tong University Alumni Registration Fees: Recent Alumni: $150 (Classes of 2011 – 2014) Alumni: $300 (family of students are also eligible for this rate)Student: $50 (with proof of ID from any college or university) Public Registration Fees:Early-bird rate: $315 (March 12 is last day to register at this price)Regular rate: $350 (13 March – 6 May) Day of Summit: $388 (onsite payment 8 May) Student: $50 (with proof of ID from any college or university) HotelThe 2015 Shanghai Investing Summit will take place at the Grand Hyatt Shanghai in Pudong. A block of rooms at the Grand Hyatt has been reserved for Summit attendees at a special rate. There is limited space available at this rate and you must register for the Summit in order to be eligible to receive it. Please book your accommodations directly with the Grand Hyatt online through this special rate link. The special rate is available at the Grand Hyatt for the nights of 5 May through the night of 8 May, 2015. The last day to book hotel reservations using the group rate is 2 May, 2015. Any cancellation after 1 April will be charged the full rate and after 5 May, no shows or early departures will be charged for the entire period of stay. GRAND HYATT SHANGHAIJin Mao Tower, 88 Century Avenue, PudongShanghai, China, 200121Tel: +86 21 5049 1234Email: email@example.comThe Grand Hyatt Taxi Card will help you and your driver find the hotel. Please carry it with you for your reference as you travel. Flight Information Shanghai Pudong International Airport is the primary airport serving Shanghai and a major aviation hub for Asia. It is located approximately 40 kilometers or 45 minutes by car from the Grand Hyatt Pudong. Taxi InformationTaxis are a convenient and common way to travel around Shanghai. Always carry a "taxi card," which you can request from your hotel. Most taxi drivers will not speak or read English and a taxi card or note with your destination written in characters is the best way to communicate with drivers. Taxi drivers do not accept tips. The Grand Hyatt Taxi Card will help you and your driver find the hotel. Please carry it with you for your reference as you travel. Avoid taxis with a license plate beginning with the letter 'X.' They are unlicensed and may not adhere to the code of conduct required for licensed taxis.CurrencyThe RMB/Yaun is the official currency in China. The estimated exchange rate is 1 USD: 6.2 RMB and 1 EUR: 7.2 RMB. Most commercial banks, top-end hotels, and airports provide currency exchange services. AttireThe Shanghai Investing Summit events are business attire. Translation The Shanghai Investing Summit will have a translation service allowing speakers of both Mandarin and English to attend and participate. Contact Information Darden School of BusinessCenter for Global Initiatives CGI@darden.virginia.edu1+434-924-7265Darden Center for Global InitiativesUniversity of Virginia100 Darden BoulevardCharlottesville, Virginia 22903Antai College of Economics & Management International Executive Educationwliye@sjtu.edu.cn+86-21-6293-2997International Executive EducationAntai College of Economics & ManagementShanghai Jiao Tong UniversityRoom 208, Zhong Yuan BuildingXu Hui Campus1954 Hua Shan Rd200030, Shanghai, P.R. China To become a sponsor of the Shanghai Investing Summit, or learn more about available sponsorship opportunities, please contact Marc Johnson of the Darden School of Business or Julia Wang of the Antai College of Economics & Management.