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The Boao Forum for Asia Annual Conference 2011 with the theme "Inclusive development: Common Agenda & New Challenges" officially open on April, 15th in Boao.

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Dialogue with Henry Paulson
Dialogue with Henry Paulson

Zhou Wenzhong, Secretary General, Boao Forum for Asia holds a dialogue with Henry Paulson.

Women – the Under-represented Leadership
Women – the Under-represented Leadership

Deng Yaping, Yang Lan and other guests attend the forum about "Women – the Under-represented Leadership"

The Future of Mobile Internet
The Future of Mobile Internet

Delegates attended the forum about "The Future of Mobile Internet" during the Boao Forum for Asia.

Ten years development of BFA
Ten years development of BFA

Fidel Valdez Ramos and Long Yongtu attended the TV programme talking about the ten years development of the BFA.

Agenda

Wednesday, April 13

07:00 - 22:00 Registration

16:00 - 18:00 Boao Dialogue I: Looking Back, Looking Ahead

16:00 – 17:30 BFA Board of Directors Meeting

17:45 - 18:45 BFA General Meeting of Members

19:00 - 19:30 "10 years of BFA" Roundtable

19:30 - 21:00 Welcome Dinner for BFA Members and Sponsors

20:30 - 22:30 Boao Dialogue II: Inclusive Development – Challenges for the Next Decade of Asia

 

Thursday, April 14

07:00 - 22:00 Registration

07:00 - 14:00 BFA "New Fortune Cup" Golf Invitational 2011

08:30 - 12:00 BFA "Grand Lecheng Cup" Bridge Invitational 2011

14:00 - 14:30 Handover Ceremony of Shanghai GM Official Vehicle for BFA

16:00 - 17:30 Women – the Under-represented Leadership

16:00 - 18:00 Private Sector Roundtable

16:00 - 18:00 Young Leaders Roundtable: Charting Growth – Include the Excluded

16:00 - 18:00 China CEO Roundtable: The Role of China in Global Growth Strategies

16:00 - 18:00 BFA Overseas Chinese Business Roundtable

18:30 - 19:30 Buffet Dinner

20:00 - 21:30 The Future of Mobile Internet

Friday, April 15

07:15 – 08:15 Dialogue with Henry PAULSON

07:15 – 08:15 Breakfast Session: Chronic Diseases and International Cooperation

08:30 - 09:30 The Role of the Media in Crisis Management

08:30 - 10:00 PE/VC: The Agony of Growth

10:30 - 12:00 Opening Plenary: "Inclusive Development: Common Agenda & New Challenges"

12:00 - 14:15 Buffet Lunch

13:00- 14:15 Boao Debate: Certainties & Uncertainties – Views from Think Tanks

13:00 - 14:15 Policy Briefing: The 12th Five-Year Plan

14:30- 15:45 Inclusive Development: Sound and Orderly Growth

14:30 - 15:45 Global Shift of Industries: What's Next?

14:30 - 15:45 Capital Inflow, Hot Money & Bubbles

15:00 - 16:15 China Embraces the World: A Decade of Shared Growth

16:00 - 17:15 G20: At the Cross Roads

16:00 - 17:15 Rethinking Education: University Presidents vs Corporate CEOs

16:00 - 17:15 Drivers of the Next Wave of Growth

16:00 - 17:00 Environmental Protection NGO Cocktail

17:30 - 18:45 Avoiding the "Middle Income Trap": Asian Options

17:30 - 18:45 Risk Management: the Unknown Unknowns

17:30 - 18:45 Inflation, Deflation or Stagnation?

18:15 - 18:45 "10 Years of Boao" Photo Exhibition

19:00 - 20:30 "10 years of BFA" Dinner

20:30 - 22:00 Sponsors Cocktail

21:30 - 23:30 Bank of America Merrill Lynch Jazz Night

20:45 - 22:00 ChiNext: Driving Innovation

Saturday, April 16

07:30 – 08:45 PE/VC Breakfast Session

07:15 –08:45 Breakfast Session: New Zealand-China Free Trade Agreement – Springboard for Growth

09:00 – 10:15 Rediscover the Growth Potential of Japan

09:00 – 10:15 Chinese RMB "Going Out": Prospect and Challenges

10:45 - 12:00 European/American Financial Regulations Bills: What to Learn?

10:45 - 12:00 BFA Across-Straits Business Roundtable:

12:15 - 14:15 Luncheon Session: World Economy 2011

14:30 – 16:00 The Real Estate Session

14:30 – 16:00 Private Enterprises Going Global: Strategies & Options

14:30 - 15:30 Boao TV Debate I: Inclusive Development

16:00 - 17:00 Boao TV Debate II: Inflation

16:30 - 17:15 Press Conference

Guests: Leaders/officials

Hu Jintao

Hu Jintao

Dmitry Medvedev

Dmitry Medvedev

Jacob Zuma

Jacob Zuma

Fukuda Yasuo

Fukuda Yasuo

Fidel V. Ramos

Fidel V. Ramos

Zhou Xiaochuan

Zhou Xiaochuan

Long Yongtu

Long Yongtu

Dilma Rousseff

Dilma Rousseff

Guests: Business leaders

Zhang Xin

Zhang Xin

Lee Scott

Lee Scott

Xiong Weiping

Xiong Weiping

Andrew Forrest

Andrew Forrest

Leif Johansson

Leif Johansson

Boao- "forum town"

Boao, once a nameless fishing port, has been known as a "forum town" after it became the seat of the annual conference of the Boao Forum for Asia (BFA)

Photo shows the Boao Forum for Asia International Conference Center in Boao, south China's Hainan Province.