New Renewable Energy Initiatives in the United States

Kristina Johnson, Under Secretary for Energy, U.S. Department of Energy

Renewable Energy Policy in China

Ren Weimin, Vice President, Academy of Macroeconomic Research, National Development and Reform Commission

10:30 AM

Coffee Break

10:45 AM

Panel II: Innovation Clusters and the 21st Century University

Moderator: Carl Dahlman, Luce Professor of International Relations and Information Technology, Georgetown University

Universities, Science Parks, and Clusters in China’s Innovation Ecosystem

Lou Jing, Deputy Director General, Science and Technology Department, Ministry of Education

Universities and the U.S. Innovation System

Charles Vest, President, National Academy of Engineering

Universities as Drivers of Growth in the United States

C. D. “Dan” Mote, Jr., President, University of Maryland, College Park

U.S. Initiatives for Building Innovation Clusters

Ginger Lew, Senior Advisor, White House National Economic Council

12:30 PM

Working Lunch in the Refectory



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