Committee of 100 Announces More Than 40 Confirmed Speakers and Moderators For Its Forthcoming Conference & Gala
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Committee of 100 Announces More Than 40 Confirmed Speakers and Moderators For Its Forthcoming Conference & Gala

22nd March 2024

New York, NY (March 22, 2024) – Committee of 100, a non-profit organization of prominent Chinese Americans, today announced that it already has more than 40 confirmed speakers and moderators for its 2024 Committee of 100 Conference & Gala on April 19. 

This year, Committee of 100 is doubling the number of curated sessions with three general sessions and two concurrent tracks – one on U.S.-China issues and the other on Asian American issues. The event will be topped off by a celebratory black-tie Gala.

For the full-day Conference, speakers and moderators are scheduled to take the stage from the worlds of business, finance, media, the arts, nonprofit, education, law, technology and government including: 

  • Craig Allen, President, US-China Business Council
  • Ambassador Max Baucus, Former United States Senator, United States Senate
  • Jindong Cai, Professor and Conductor, Director, US-China Music Institute, Bard College / Conservatory of Music
  • Gordon H. Chang, PhD, Olive H. Palmer Professor in Humanities and Professor of History, Stanford University
  • Lanhee Chen, PhD, David and Diane Steffy Fellow in American Public Policy Studies, The Hoover Institution, Stanford University
  • Elaine Chiu, Professor of Law, St. John’s University School of Law
  • Buck Gee, Northern California Regional Chair, Committee of 100
  • Maxwell Hearn, Douglas Dillion Chairman, Asian Art, Metropolitan Museum
  • Wei He, CEO and Artistic Director, The Tianjin Juilliard School
  • Yasheng Huang, PhD, Epoch Foundation Professor of Global Economics & Management, MIT Sloan School of Management
  • Ganesh Iyer, CEO, NIO US
  • James Kaplan, CEO & Co-Founder, MeetKai
  • Katherine Kurjakovic, ELL Specialist, United Federation of Teachers
  • Stewart Kwoh, Co-Founder & Co-Executive Director, Asian American Education Project
  • Carol Lam, Former United States Attorney, Southern District of California
  • Anne Lim O’Brien, Vice-Chair and Partner, Heidrick & Struggles
  • Zoe Liu, PhD, Maurice R. Greenberg Fellow for China Studies, Council on Foreign Relations
  • Shan-Lu Liu, MD, PhD, Professor and Program Director, The Ohio State University
  • David Li, CEO, Founder, Investor
  • Ambassador Gary Locke, Former U.S. Ambassador to China and Chairman, Committee of 100
  • Virginia Loh-Hagan, PhD, Co-Executive Director, The Asian American Education Project
  • Jackson Lu, PhD, Professor, MIT Sloan School of Management
  • Paula Madison, Chair & CEO, 88 Madison Media Inc.
  • Anna Mok, Senior Partner, Deloitte & Touche LLP
  • Jill Murphy, Deputy Assistant Director, Counterintelligence Division, FBI
  • Pin Ni, President, Wanxiang America Corporation
  • Catherine Pan, Partner, Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Stephen Roach, PhD, Senior Fellow, Paul Tsai China Center, Yale Law School
  • Chuck Rosenberg, Former United States Attorney, Eastern District of Virginia
  • Brian Sun, Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright
  • Paul Triolo, Global Technology Policy Lead and Senior Vice President for China, Albright Stonebridge Group
  • Scott Wong, Senior Congressional Reporter, NBC
  • Margaret Wong, President and CEO, McWong International, Inc
  • Frank Wu, President, Queens College
  • Jeremy Wu, PhD, Founder and Co-Organizer, APA Justice
  • Jennifer H. Wu, Founding Partner, Groombridge, Wu, Baughman & Stone LLP
  • Martin Yan, Chef and Food Journalist, Yan Can Cook
  • Peter Young, Chief Executive Officer and President, Young & Partners; 2024 Conference & Gala Chair
  • Jiashen You, PhD, Chief Data Officer, U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
  • David Zweig, PhD, Professor Emeritus, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Visit the Committee of 100 conference website for more information, the full agenda and to register. Take advantage of the lowest rate, available until March 22, 2024.

Contact Committee of 100 at with any questions.

Media interested in attending the event can contact the Marcomms Department of Committee of 100 at

Sponsorship opportunities are still available by contacting

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Committee of 100 is a non-profit U.S. leadership organization of prominent Chinese Americans in business, government, academia, healthcare, and the arts focused on public policy engagement, civic engagement, and philanthropy. For over 30 years, Committee of 100 has served as a preeminent organization committed to the dual missions of promoting the full participation of Chinese Americans in all aspects of American life and constructive relations between the United States and Greater China. Visit

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