Tuesday, April 23, 2013

The Future of the Global Economy - Peggy Liu

Join us for the Spring 2013 John Parke Young Sponsored Talks on The Future of the Global Economy.

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China and the Global Economy–sustainability issues & Stone Soup Leadership for a globalizing world.

Peggy Liu, Chairperson of JUCCCE, is internationally recognized for her expertise on China's sustainability landscape and for fostering international collaboration with China. JUCCCE is a non-profit organization dedicated to accelerating the greening of China, because a green China is the key to a healthy world. JUCCCE is a leader in creating systemic change in sustainable cities, sustainable consumerism and smart grid, and most noted for its multi-sector convening power. Ms. Liu is also an executive advisor to Marks & Spencer and HP, a member of the World Economic Forum's Global Agenda Council on Sustainable Consumption 2012-14, a World Economic Forum Young Global Leader, an advisor to GE's Global Insight Network. She served as a member of the World Economic Forum's Global Agenda Council on New Energy Architecture 2011, and an energy advisor to the Clinton Global Initiative in 2008. A graduate of Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, she also completed a program in Global Leadership and Public Policy for the 21st Century at Harvard Kennedy School of Government and a program at the Lee Kwan Yew School of Public Policy at the National University of Singapore.