As America enters a new election cycle, China has become one of the most contentious topics in Washington, DC. Jeremie Waterman, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Greater China Executive Director, is a seasoned expert on the China debate in Washington. Join us for a lunchtime discussion on the U.S.-China relationship and the views in Washington on China on Tuesday, June 7 from 12:00 to 1:30 PM at the AmCham Shanghai Conference Center. Mr. Waterman is a frequent commentator on the relationship and is often called upon by the U.S. government to discuss the bilateral relationship. He was among a group of China experts that met with Treasury Secretary Jack Lew as he prepares for the upcoming U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue.
A sandwich lunch will be provided. Seating is very limited and RSVP is required. For more information contact Mr. Trevor Clark (firstname.lastname@example.org).
12:30 Welcome Remarks and Mr. Waterman’s comments
12:45 Discussion and Q&A
13:30 Event Ends
About the Speaker
Jeremie O. Waterman is Executive Director, Greater China, at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Washington, D.C., where he is responsible for developing and executing U.S. Chamber programs and policy relating to U.S. trade and investment in the Greater China region.
In carrying out the U.S. Chamber's Greater China trade and investment agendas, Mr. Waterman works extensively with member companies, state and local chambers of commerce, business coalitions, American Chambers of Commerce abroad, and the U.S. and foreign governments. His responsibilities include issues relating to U.S. business interests in the region. He oversees and directs the Chamber's China trade and investment policy initiatives, including the Chamber's intellectual property rights (IPR) and outreach in China. Mr. Waterman also directs the Chamber's China policy advocacy and trade promotion efforts in Washington, DC and at the grassroots level in cities around the United States.