Panelists will include:
- Nicholas Platt, who served as ambassador to Pakistan, Philippines and Zambia and was a high-level diplomat in Canada, China, Hong Kong and Japan. He is the former president of the Asia Society.
- Dr. Gary Jefferson, Carl Marks Professor of International Trade and Finance at Brandeis University and renowned specialist on the China economy.
- Dr. Lewis Rutherfurd, pioneer venture capital investor in China and other emerging markets in Asia. He also serves as a consultant to the Pell Center.