the strategic forum

for a u.s.-china clean energy partnership

october 20 (tuesday)


october 21 (wednesday)
1、am: registration
2、pm: chinese state leaders to meet forum delegates (time tbd)
3、welcoming dinner
(1)18:00-18:40 messrs. zheng bijian and john l. thornton deliver welcoming address on behalf of organizers of china and the u.s. respectively
(2)18:50-19:50 dinner speech

october 22 (thursday)
1、9:00-12:00 opening ceremony
2、12:30-13:45 luncheon, luncheon speech
3、14:30-17:30 group discussion (incl. 15 min. tea break)
participants are divided into four groups, each chaired by a chinese moderator and an american moderator respectively host and an american host:
group a – the prospect and development path of the sino-u.s. strategic partnership on clean energy
group b – clean utilization of coal (water, coal power generation, carbon capture and storage, etc.)
group c - wind and solar power generation, smart grid, etc.
group d - energy-saving buildings and new energy transportation, etc.
group e - dialogue on low-carbon metropolitan concept
4、18:00-19:30 dinner, dinner speech

october 23 (friday)
1、9:00-10:30 group discussion, summary;
2、10:30-10:45 tea break ;
3、the plenary
10:45-11:25 groups report discussion results (10 min. each)
11:25-11:40 concluding speech
11:40-12:00 promulgate and sign the “joint declaration”
announcing forum close
4、12:30-13:45 luncheon, luncheon speech