Committee of 100 Releases Updated Schedule and Speakers for 2023 Conference & Gala

“Seeking Common Ground in Turbulent Times” will take place from May 5-6 in San Jose, California

New York, NY (April 24, 2023) — Committee of 100, a non-profit organization of prominent Chinese Americans, today announced an updated schedule of events and confirmed speakers to date for its annual Conference & Gala, convening under the theme “Seeking Common Ground in Turbulent Times.”

From across the U.S., distinguished academics, policymakers, and thought leaders will gather in Silicon Valley for two days of discussions, debates, keynotes, and networking sessions on the future of diplomacy, economic interdependence, the China Initiative, anti-Asian hate, and more. The event will be highlighted by a black-tie gala and reception on the evening of May 5.

Keynote Speaker:

Gala Awards:

The updated list of confirmed speakers for keynotes and panels discussions includes:

Important Information

These are the final weeks to get your tickets and join us at this year’s Committee of 100 Conference & Gala in Silicon Valley. Ticket and sponsorship information can be found here.

Accredited media interested in attending can reach out to

The current full agenda can be found here.

The official hashtag for the 2023 Committee of 100 Conference & Gala is #SeekingCommonGround.


Committee of 100 would like to thank its very generous sponsors for their support of the 2023 Conference & Gala including: (JADE) Fulgent Genetics | H. Roger Wang (DIAMOND) Kenson Ventures, LLC | J.T. Tai & Co. | (PLATINUM) Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP | Oscar Tang | Zoom (SILVER) Anonymous | Buck J. Gee | Akiko Yamazaki and Jerry Yang | Zion Enterprises LLC | (BRONZE) Anonymous | Deloitte & Touche LLP | Dorsey & Whitney LLP | Jerry Guo | KCY Family Office LLC (PEARL) Chi-Foon Chan | Anla Cheng | J. Michael Chu | East West Bank | Etron/eYs3D | Little Dragon Foundation | Shau-wai Lam | Deborah Liu | Philip and Margaret Ma | State Street | Anthony Sun | Waitex | Walden Catalyst Ventures | Lulu C. Wang | Sakura and William Wang | Brian A. Wong | Nora Wu | Ge Li & Ning Zhao Family Foundation | (SUPPORTER) Anonymous | David Chang

About Committee of 100
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 more than 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 or follow Committee of 100 on LinkedInTwitter, and Facebook for more information.

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Charles Zinkowski

Sr. Director of Marketing & Communications

Committee of 100


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