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As advancements in technology change industries throughout the world, they are yielding great benefits for business and society. Yet we also see the potential for more splintered digital world and have concerns about regional platforms such as Google and Facebook in the U.S. and Alibaba and Tencent in China.


Professor Edward A. Snyder, former Dean of Yale SOM and the William S. Beinecke Professor of Economics and Management, will be joined by Jane Sun, CEO of Trip.com Group to discuss the future of high-tech industries in the China, US, and beyond.

Speakers

  • Edward A. Snyder (Former Dean and William S. Beinecke Professor of Economics and Management at Yale School of Management)

    Edward A. Snyder

    Former Dean and William S. Beinecke Professor of Economics and Management at Yale School of Management

    Edward A. Snyder is the William S. Beinecke Professor of Economics and Management at the Yale School of Management. He serves as Chair of the Global Network for Advanced Management, and is also a member of the Visiting Committee of MIT Sloan and the International Advisory Counsel of Stockholm School of Economics. He conducts research on Industrial Organization topics and on Competition Policy and Enforcement. He teaches Economic Analysis of High-Tech Industries to Yale students and to students in the Global Network for Advanced Management.

    During his tenure at Yale, Professor Snyder (i) developed the Global Network for Advanced Management that now includes 32 top business schools, (ii) forged strong programmatic relationships with Yale academic units, and (iii) introduced the Master of Advanced Management and the Master of Management Studies degree.

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  • Jane Sun (CEO of Trip.com Group)

    Jane Sun

    CEO of Trip.com Group

    Jane Sun is the Chief Executive Officer and a member of the board of directors of Trip.com Group Ltd. She first joined the company as the Chief Financial Officer in 2005, later serving as the Chief Operating Officer and the Co-President, before moving into the CEO role in 2016.

    Sun has received numerous accolades for her work in the industry. In 2019, she was awarded an Asia Society Asia Game Changer Award and joined as a member of the Asia Society Board of Trustee. Forbes named her one of the Emergent 25 Asia’s Latest Star Businesswomen in 2018, and one of the Most Influential and Outstanding Businesswomen in China in 2017. She was also one of 2020 Fortune’s Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Business.

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