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  • Global Innovation: Doing Business in China
  • College of Business & Innovation

  • Global Innovation: Doing Business in China

    The School of Business at MSUM is hosting, Global Innovation: Doing Business in China, Tuesday, Nov. 12.

    Understanding China/U.S. business opportunities is the topic of the presentations and panel discussions with professional China experts. The discussion will focus on China’s financial, legal, manufacturing, marketing and agricultural sectors and how they affect regional businesses doing business in China.


    Center for Business

    11:45-1:15 p.m. Student Panel, Faculty Presentations, Information on Doing Business in China Certificate Program, Lunch will be provided

    Comstock Memorial Union

    3:00-3:10 p.m.  Welcome: Dr. Marsha Weber, Dean, College of Business & Innovation and Dr. Anne Blackhurst, Provost, MSUM
    3:10-3:30 p.m. Keynote Address: Ambassador Ramu Damodaran, United Nations, New York
    3:35-3:55 p.m. Keynote Speaker: Vivek Pathak, World Bank, Washington D.C
    4:00-4:30 p.m. Speaker: Steve Dickinson, Attorney, Fredrikson & Byron, PA
    4:35-4:50 p.m. Speaker: Trixanna Wang, Pure Technologies Ltd., Beijing, China
    5:00-6:00 p.m. Panel Discussion: Dean Gorder, Executive Director, NDTO; Randy Peterson, CEO of Specialty Commodities; Melissa Lage, Chief Marketing Officer, SJE-Rhombus; and Helen Yang, International Development Officer of North Dakota / Minnesota EB-5 Regional Center
    6:00 p.m. Hors d’oeuvre reception

    This event is free.

    Please RSVP to or 218.477.2763 by November 7.