There are a number of complex, legal moves that the U.S. has made over the last 2 years which lawyers in international practice need to be familiar with.
- Is there a strategy?
- What is the U.S. currently doing to offer a competitive response to China’s Belt & Road Initiative and its Digital Silk Road component?
- What additional steps can the U.S. take to improve its competitiveness with China among the BRI countries?
- What are the risks and what advice should you consider providing to those clients electing to participate in the BRI?
Wade Weems, Esq, Partner with Kobre & Kim (Shanghai, China)
Speakers: (partial list committed to date)
Paul B. Edelberg, Partner at Fox Rothschild LLP, New York City, former Co-Chair Central/East Asia & China Committee and a member of the Belt & Road Task Force.
William Oberlin, former senior aerospace executive for Boeing and President of Boeing, Northeast Asia and Chairman of AMCHAM, South Korea.
Scott Blacklin, former Vice President – Emerging Markets, Public Sector , Cisco Systems, Inc. and currently working with a consortium of U.S. tech firms in competition with Huawei and other PRC tech firms in BRI developing countries.