MIT CHIEF is a two-day conference, held this year on November 16th-18th, 2012. Leading authorities from academia, industries, enterprises, businesses and the government institutions, from both China and the US, will deliver presentations and showcase their work at MIT. This forum will address not only the current development and potential collaborations of technologies and enterprises in the US and China in areas such as clean technology, information technology, health care and biotechnology, but also the related policies and future directions China should take for continued future development in innovation and entrepreneurship. The components of the conference will be keynote speeches, panel discussions, an entrepreneurship contest. technology showcases, and networking sessions.
As the largest China-focused event on MIT campus, MIT-CHIEF 2011 attracted over 40 high-profile speakers, 100 start-up projects and over 600 attendees from all over the US and China. It was regarded as “an important milestone in MIT’s engagement with China” by Professor Victor Zue, Director of MIT Greater China Strategy Working Group. To learn more about MIT CHIEF, visit their website. Buy tickets here.