Thank you to everyone who joined us for BU Momentum!
Friday, March 28
Day Tour: Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City & Temple of Heaven
Afternoon Excursion: Zhong Guan Cun
BU Momentum Welcome Dinner - watch a video of the event
A family-friendly dinner featuring special performances by alumni groups from across Asia
Saturday, March 29
Beijing, Boston, and Beyond 09:00
Keynote addresses from BU President Robert A. Brown, international alumni leaders, Professor of Finance at Peking University Michael Pettis, and Head of Henan Bureau of the China Banking Regulatory Commission Fu-An Li (GSM’01)
100 Years Bold: SMG Centennial Celebration 12:00
A celebration honoring a century of leadership and innovation in business education, with School of Management Dean Kenneth Freeman, Trustee Chairman Robert A. Knox (CAS’74, GSM’75), and distinguished alumni of the School of Management: Weiqiang Han (GRS’89, GSM’89) and Michael T. Lee (GSM’86).
Afternoon – 5th BU Asian Business Forum
An Asia-focused business symposium and networking event, featuring panel discussions with Asia’s top business leaders and distinguished BU faculty and alumni
Private Equity Investing in Asia 14:00—15:30
Moderated by Trustee Chairman Robert A. Knox, Chairman & CEO of Cornerstone Equity Investors
Hugo Shong (COM’87, GRS’92), President of IDG China, Chairman of BUAA China
Vincent Hsieh (LAW’92), Chairman of Krom Electronics Co., Ltd., President of BUAA Taiwan
Digital Technology—Revolutionizing Business and Education 14:00—15:30
Moderated by Professor N. Venkatraman, David J. McGrath, Jr., Professor in Management
Professor Tang Min, Counselor, Chinese State Council
Robert Tran (ENG’92), Managing Partner and co-founder of Big Tooth Corporation, Hong Kong
Jack Hsiao (CAS’92), General Manager of Hsiao Chung-Cheng Hospital, Taiwan
Family Business—Sustaining Success Across Generations 16:00—17:30
Moderated by Dean Kenneth Freeman
Jack Lin (GSM’02), Armor Group, Taiwan
Max Ma (SMG’76), Chairman of Lee Heng Diamond Group, Hong Kong
Michael Lee (GSM’86), Managing Director of MAP Capital Limited, Hong Kong
Evening – Campaign Celebration Dinner
Campaign Celebration Dinner – Choosing to be Great 18:30—22:00
A gala dinner celebrating Boston University’s rising momentum and exciting vision for the future. Featuring performances by VIVA Girls, Guiping Deng (CGA’90, ’91), and Yuto Miyazawa.
Sunday, March 30
Day Excursion: Juyongguan Great Wall
Tour includes transportation, English-speaking tour guide, admission fees and Chinese lunch. This is an optional event.