Shanghai 02

YCW launched its second chapter in Shanghai in 2010. As China's financial capital, YCW Shanghai has tapped many experts covering China's economy and financial sector, as well as urbanization. Our speakers have included:

- Jonathan Woetzel, Director of McKinsey & Company, Director of the McKinsey Global Institute in Asia and Co-Chair Urban China Initiative
- Shen Dingli, Vice Dean of the Institute of International Affairs of Fudan University
- The Honorable Ken Jarrett, former US Consul General in Shanghai

YCW Shanghai has co-sponsored many of its events with the Hopkins China Forum, organized by The Johns Hopkins University and its affiliated alumni associations worldwide. Our partner has brought in visiting professors from leading policy graduate program, School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), Johns Hopkins.

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Shanghai – ‘Decoding China’s Evolving Political & Economic Landscape’ with James McGregor, Greater China Chairman, APCO Worldwide

Shanghai – ‘Decoding China’s Evolving Political & Economic Landscape’ with James McGregor, Greater China Chairman, APCO Worldwide

James McGregor is the Greater China Chairman for APCO Worldwide in China, member of the APCO International Advisory Council and author of two highly regarded books: No Ancient Wisdom, No Followers: The Challenges ofChinese Authoritarian Capitalism, published in October 2012, and One Billion Customers: Lessons from the Front

Shanghai – ‘Chinese Workers in Japan: Interns or Cheap Labor?’ with Alexandra Harney, Special Correspondent for China, Reuters

Shanghai – ‘Chinese Workers in Japan: Interns or Cheap Labor?’ with Alexandra Harney, Special Correspondent for China, Reuters

Alexandra Harney is Special Correspondent for Reuters in China, based in Shanghai. A Mandarin and Japanese speaker, she was previously a fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations, based in Tokyo. She is author of The ChinaPrice: The True Price of Chinese Competitive Advantage (2008), an exploration

Shanghai – ‘The Future of Sino-Russian Relations’ with Feng Shaolei, Dean of Advanced International Area Studies, Director of the Center for Russian Studies, East China Normal University

Shanghai – ‘The Future of Sino-Russian Relations’ with Feng Shaolei, Dean of Advanced International Area Studies, Director of the Center for Russian Studies, East China Normal University

Feng Shaolei is Dean of the School of Advanced International and Area Studies (SAIAS) at East China Normal University, where is he is also Director of the Center for Russian Studies. Feng is a member of Sino-Russian Committee of Friendship, as well as Editor-in-Chief of