Thought Leadership and Commentary

A diverse, cross-sector platform for insight and collaboration to navigate the impact of disruptive technologies, share best practices, and showcase your innovation in China.

07 December, 2018

AI expert and CEO of Sinovation Ventures Kai-fu Lee sees AI having a transformative effect on not only all industries and sectors, but on the whole of society – an eventuality he implores global leaders to prepare for in order to avoid disaster.

23 November, 2018

Richard Robinson has been living in China for over 22 years. Robinson’s eye for promising tech companies has found him leading three such startups to IPO, as well as many more in which he’s acted as an adviser, mentor, or angel investor.

15 November, 2018

For decades, Mingqiang Xu, Microsoft Greater China CTO, has been tackling the challenges faced by MNCs in their drive for digital transformation. Xu describes that the biggest issue in terms of emerging tech is a fundamental lack of understanding.

09 November, 2018

Mars, the 100+ year old confectionery company, is enlisting digital transformation to embrace the complexity of the China market, harness it, and leverage it, recognizing that the fragmentation found in the Middle Kingdom can indeed be an advantage.

01 November, 2018

The development of electric and autonomous vehicles (EV/AV), when combined with the growth of the ridesharing sector, has resulted in both competition and partnerships between traditional auto and tech companies.

26 October, 2018

As the US-China trade war unfolds, technology has been one of the major areas of dispute, with Beijing’s Made in China 2025 plan emerging as a prime target for the US.

23 August, 2018

AmCham China is honored to host Kai-fu Lee as a keynote speaker at the 2018 Tech and Innovation Summit, where he will discuss the future US-China duopoly on AI, AI in industry, and society's struggle with job displacement caused by AI.

08 June, 2018

AcceleratingBiz CEO Randall Hancock visits AmCham China for “Disruptive Technologies and the Rise of Accelerated Business”, an event focused on helping members to identify, assess, and respond to the disruptive technologies impacting industries.

17 May, 2018

Leaders from IBM and Walmart visited AmCham China and shared their in-depth views on blockchain technology, explained the applications of blockchain technology in the food industry, and introduced best practices in these areas.

10 May, 2018

On April 19, AmCham China launched its new Technology and Innovation Initiative with an expert discussion highlighting the opportunities and challenges faced by multinational corporations (MNCs) in China in the era of digital transformation.