2010 Program

2010 Global Summit of Women Program

MAY 19, 2010 (WEDNESDAY)
2:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. 

Summit Registration        

MAY 20, 2010 (THURSDAY)
8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Summit Registration        

3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Doing Business with China

Qiu Hong, Assistant Minister, Ministry of Commerce (China)

Cheng Hong, Vice Mayor of Beijing

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.Opening Ceremony at the Great Hall of the People 

7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Welcoming Reception and Dinner

MAY 21, 2010 (FRIDAY) 
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

Networking Breakfast

Special Report: Global Trends in Board Diversity: Accelerating Change
Irene Natividad, President Global Summit of Women (USA)
Wengqin Zhu, Country Officer, China International Finance Corporation, World Bank
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Global Megatrends Post Crisis: An Update

Wang Lili, Senior Executive Vice President, Industrial and Commercial Bank of China
Rosie Rios, Treasurer of the United States

Regional Megatrends

Wei Christianson, CEO, Morgan Stanley China
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

CEO Forum:  Leading Corporate Change

Moderator: Kathleen Matthews, Executive Vice President, Marriott International
Panelists: Henryka Bochniarz, President, Boeing Central & Eastern Europe (Poland)

                  Sakie Fukushima, Chariman, Korn Ferry International Japan
                  Julia Liuson, General Manager, Asia Pacific & Greater
                  Yang Mianmian, President, Haier Group (China)

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Leading Government’s Reach to Women
Moderator: Yang Lang, Co-Founder and CEO, Sun Media
Panelists: Hon. Nguyen Thi Doan, Vice President, Vietnam
                  First Lady Salma Kikwete, First Lady of Tanzania
12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Luncheon Program:  New Media and its Ability to Extend Markets

Moderator:  Marilyn Johnson, Vice President, Market Development, IBM Corporation (USA)
PanelistsYang Lan, Co-Founder and CEO, Sun Media (China)
                  Rose Harr, Founder and CEO, Blueware (USA)


2:45 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.

Entrepreneurial Track:  Finding New Market

Moderator: Kari Reston, Head, Group Diversity and Inclusion, Standard Chartered Bank (Singapore)
Panelists: Shirley Yu Tsui, Vice President, Strategy, & Business Development, Greater China Group, IBM
                   Joyce Mullen, Vice President of Global Alliances, Dell Inc. (USA)
                   Maria Eugenia Giron, General Manager, MEGAM CAPITAL (Spain)
                   Simone Hoyle, Vice President, Global Supply Chain McDonald's Corporation (Australia)
                   Wang Xiaoyan, Senior Vice President and CIO, Lenovo Group (China)
 Microenterprise Track:  Using Technology for Microenterprise Growth
Moderator:  Christina Lee, Senior Director, Public Relations, Wal-Mart
Panelists: Meg Jones, Women and Trade Program Advisor, International Trade Center (Switzerland)
                   Qi Fang, Executive Director, Jiangsu Landfound Investment and Development Company (China)
                   Marlene Malahoo-Forte, Minister of State for Foreign Trade, Jamaica
 Leadership Development Track: What Makes for Successful Mentorship?
Moderator:  Ann Sado, Vice President, GEWEL (Japan)
Panelists: Kate Bishop, Director of Human Resources, Dell Inc. (USA)
                  Patricia Harris, Vice President and Global Chief Diversity Officer, McDonald's (USA)
                  Bin Wolfe, Far East People Team Area, Ernst & Young Chinese Speaker
4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Entrepreneurial Track:  Branding Effectively Using New and Old Media
 Moderator: Sophia Economacos, President, National Chamber Network of Women Entrepreneurs (Greece)
Panelists: Karen Quintos, Vice President for Marketing, Dell
                  Chu Dachen, General Manager, Baidu Alliance (China)
                  Marcia Silverman, Chair, Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide

Leadership Development Track:  Developing Visibility Internally and Externally

Moderator: Damayanti Vasudevan, Vice President, Global Diversity and Inclusion, R.R. Donnelley (USA)
Panelists:   Shally Wang, Vice President, Financial Services Sector, Greater China Group, IBM (China)
                    Trudie Fahie, President, Walmart Bank (Canada)
                    Joanna Fielding, CFO, Standard Chartered Bank China and Chair, Group Women's Council (USA)
                    Anna Chan, Chair, Wuhan Huale Real Estate Development Co (China)

Issues Track:  Beijing +15 and Women’s Economic Futures

 Moderator: Ambassador Delia Domingo-Albert, Philippine Ambassador to Germany
 Panelists: Juliana Oyegun, Chief Diversity Officer, The World Bank
                   Tan Lin, Director of Women's Research Institute, All China Women's Federation (China)
4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Special Session:  YOUTH FORUM:  Exploring Entrepreneurship

Moderator: Eunice Lee, Senior Director, Human Resources, McDonald's (Singapore)
Panelists: Hiu Ng, Co-Founder, 51SIM (Sustainable Innovation Movement) (China)
                  Janet Chien, Dyad Systems, (USA), 2008 Ernst & Young Entrepreneurial Winning Women (USA)

                   Nie Lulu, General Manager, Lustrous Technology (China)

Gala Dinner

7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Women Mayors:  Leading Change for Women Through our Cities

Panelists: Cheng Hong, Vice Mayor, Beijing Municipality (China)
                   Huang Lanxiang, Mayor of Yueyang Municipality, Hunan Province (China)
8:00 p.m. -- 9:00 p.m.


9:00 p.m. -- 10:00 p.m.

2010 Global Women’s Leadership Awards

*Dr. Sadako Ogata, President, Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)      
*Hon. Chen Zhili, Vice Chair, Standing Committee of the National People's Congress, President, All China Women's Federation
MAY 22, 2010 (SATURDAY) 
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Networking Breakfast

Leading Corporations to Improve our Communities:  The Future of Corporate Social Responsibility

Moderator: Zeng Zimo, Senior Anchor, Hong Kong Phoenix TV (Hong Kongm S.A.R.)
Speakers: Birgit Klesper, Senior Vice President, Corporate Responsibility, Deutsche Telekom (Germany)
                   Marjorie Yang, Chairman, Esquel Group (Hong Kong, S.A.R.)
                   Erin Nelson, Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer, Dell (USA)
                   Wu Naifang, President, Tianjin Tasly Pharmaceutical Company (China)
                   Sungjoo Kim, CEO, MCM Worldwide (Korea)
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Leading the Way to Energy Renewal:  Why Women Should Care

 Speakers: Martha Heitzmann, Vice President, Research and Development, Air Liquide (France)

                    Scott Price, President and CEO, Wal-mart Asia (USA)
                    Li Xiaolin, Vice President, China Power International Holding Company Ltd. (China)
                    Shuping Lu, Vice President, ITT (China)                  

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Working Effectively with Men

Moderator: Richard Evans, Former CEO, Alcan (USA)
 Speakers: Ali Faramawy, Vice President, Middle East and Africa Microsoft (Turkey)

                    Olga Zoutendijk, Non-Executive Director, Standard Chartered Bank Ltd. (Hong Kong SAR)

                    Hong Ying, Chair, Fortune International Group (China)

12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Leading Diversity from the Top: The CEO Perspective

Moderator: Irene Natividad, Summit President (USA)
Speakers: Richard Evans, Former CEO, Alcan (USA)
                   Ilene Gordon, CEO, Corn Products Inc. (USA)
                   Ann Sherry, CEO, Carnival Australia
                   Avril Henry, Principal, Avril Henry Ltd. (Australia)
                   Dong Mingzhu, President, Gree Electronics (China)


2:45 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Entrepreneurial Track Financing Your Business for Growth

Moderator: Hope Chen, Executive Director, Draper Fisher Jurgetson (China)
Speakers: Lyn Kok, Country Head and Managing Director, Standard Chartered Bank China
                   Lisa Mitchell, Vice President, International, Wells Fargo Bank (USA)
                   Susan Li, Vice Chair, China International Capital Corporation

Microenterprise Track:  Developing Sustainable Markets for Microenterprise Products

Moderator: Nancy V. Gomez, President, Eve-olution (France)
 Speakers: Hon. Patricia Espinosa Torres, Undersecretary of Labor (Mexico)
                   Wang Ruzhen, Chair, New Co-op Ltd. (China)

Leadership Development Track:  Managing the Difficult Business Conversation (or Resolving Workplace Conflict)

ModeratorMary Schnack, President, Mary Schnack & Associates (USA)
SpeakersPamela Teagarden, Principal, Teagarden Group (USA)
                  Celina Realuyo, Professor, National Defense University (USA)
                   Zhang Xuehong, President, China Mobile University (China)
4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Entrepreneurial Track Building Your Business Through New Media

Moderator: Monica Smiley, Editor, Enterprising Women (USA)
SpeakersBobbi Dangerfield, Managing Director, Dell Global Businesss Center (USA)
                  Kristina Bouweiri, CEO, Reston Limousine (USA)
                  Heidi Forbes Oeste, CEO and Founder, 2 BalanceU (Sweden)

Microenterprise TrackGrowing Microenterprises to Small/Medium Enterprises: Strategies

 Moderator:  Tonata Itenge-Emvula, Director, Minemakers Tungeni Joint Venture Explorations Pty. Ltd. (Namibia)
 SpeakersSiv Hellen, Adivsor to the President and Chief Compliance Officer, Nordic Bank (Finland)
                   Feng Quanzhong, Chair, Qianghai Jason Group (China)
                   Boitumelo Mthupha, Director, The Business Place (Botswana)

Leadership Development TrackTrends in Work/Life Management

 Moderator: Lisa Kepinski, Director, Diversity and Inclusion, Microsoft (USA)
Speakers:   Gill Zhou, Vice President, Brand Communications and CC&CA, IBM Corporation (China)
                     Maud Pagel, Senior Vice President, Deutsche Telekom (Germany)
                     Julie Hickey, Senior Director, Human Resources, Accenture Japan (Australia)
                     Gao Yinwei, General Manager, Beijing Gongmei Group

Issues Track: Leading Global Giving:  Women and Philanthropy

 Moderator: Alice Dear, Former U.S. Executive Director, African Development Bank (USA)
 Speakers: H.E. Salma Kikwete, First Lady of Tanzania; Founder WAMA Foundation
                    Jena Gardner, Founder, Bodhi Foundation (USA)
                    Ding Shumiao, Chair, Broad Union Investment Management Group (China)
6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Closing Ceremony:  Leading Cervical Cancer Prevention

SpeakersHon. Meng Xiaosi, Vice Chair, All China Women's Federation
                   H.E. Selma Kikwete, First Lady of Tanzania
                   Hon. Rebecca Kadaga, Deputy Speaker of Parliament (Uganda)
                   Yang Lan, Co-Founder & CEO, Sun Media (China)
                   Sara Lyle, Board Member, Tamika and Friends (USA)
7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Closing Reception