Our team of globally recognized China economic and trade policy experts speak regularly at major investor and corporate conferences.


Geopolitics: How the Rise of China Changes the M&A Game
September 17, 2020, M&A Community Webinar


Atlanta Fed: 2020 Financial Markets Conference
May 17 – 19, 2020, Center for Financial Innovation and Stability, Atlanta, GA

High Level Roundtable Series on China
February 10, 2020, Council on Foreign Relations, NY

Chicago Council on Global Affairs
President’s Club Dinner with Leland Miller: “China’s Economy Amidst the Trade War”
December 4, 2019, Chicago Council on Global Affairs, Chicago, IL

Screening & Dicussion: “American Factory”
Experts Panel with the Award-winning Film-makers & Leland Miller

November 7, 2019, Council on Foreign Relations, New York, NY

Horasis: China Conference 2019
October 28-29, 2019, Venetian Hotel, Las Vegas, NV

Conference Board Panel: “Window on China’s Economy”
October 23, 2019, New York, NY

Hedgeye Conference 2019
October 17, 2019

Bloomberg Intelligence & China Beige Book: Metals & China Outlook Seminar
June 24, 2019, Bloomberg HQ, New York

The Investment Institute – Spring Investment Forum
May 20-21, 2019, The St. Regis, Atlanta, GA

Business Council Members Attending May 2019 Meeting
May 16-17, 2019, Washington, DC

Strategic Investment Conference 2019
May 13-16, 2019, Mauldin Economics, The Omni Hotel, Dallas, TX

U.S. Chamber of Commerce – China Conference 2019
April 30-May 1, 2019, Chamber HQ, Washington, D.C.

The China Business Conference
Apr 30, 2019, US Chamber of Commerce, Washington DC

Cumberland Advisors Conference: Financial Markets and the Economy 2019
Apr 11, 2019, University of South Florida, Sarasota, FL

2019 Fletcher Political Risk Conference
March 8, 2019, Tufts University, Boston, MA

The Conference Board: Government Relations Executive Council Conference
Inside China’s Economy & the U.S.-China Trade War, New York, NY
March 5, 2019

The Economic Future of China with Leland Miller
Fri May 8, 2020

Commonfund Forum 2020 – An Insider’s Guide to the Chinese Economy
April 15th, 2020, Virtual Program



Leland Miller
Chief Executive Officer

A leading authority on China’s economy and financial system, Mr. Miller is a frequent keynote speaker at high-profile asset management and Fortune 500 conferences. He appears regularly on media outlets such as CNBC, Bloomberg TV & Radio, and CNN, and his work is featured in major national publications that include the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Washington Post, and TIME.

“Leland Miller is one of Wall
Street’s brightest China minds”

Dr. Derek Scissors
Chief Economist

One of the world’s leading experts on China’s trade and investment flows, Dr. Scissors is a well-known voice at major investment and policy forums as well as a familiar face on Capitol Hill, where he regularly provides testimony in front of the United States Congress. He is a frequent commentator on Bloomberg TV & Radio, CNBC, and Fox Business and his articles appear often in major national publications such as the Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, Barron’s, and Foreign Affairs.

“Derek Scissors is the world’s foremost expert on the Chinese (state) corporate sector.”

Shehzad Qazi
Managing Director

A prolific writer and speaker, Mr. Qazi oversees China Beige Book’s thought leadership and engagement efforts. He regularly leads seminars with policymakers and presents at research conferences. His articles can be found in many major media publications including Foreign Policy, Huffington Post, World Affairs, and World Politics Review.

Statement before the United States House of Representatives, Committee on Energy and Commerce

Hearing on “Perspectives on Reform of the CFIUS Review Process”
Dr. Derek Scissors

Statement before the House Committee on Financial Services Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade

Hearing on “Evaluating CFIUS: Challenges Posed by a Global Economy”
Dr. Derek Scissors


Atlantic Council
What would a U.S.-China Trade War Mean for Latin America?
Washington, DC

Global Interdependence Center
Cumberland Advisors Conference / Second Annual Financial Literacy Day
Sarasota, FL

Global Forest Partners
Annual Institutional Clients Conference
Key Biscayne, FL

Ritholtz Wealth Management
2nd Annual Evidence-Based Investing Conference
New York, NY

Wells Fargo Endowments & Foundations
Annual Luncheon
New York, NY

Golub Capital Dinner Keynote Speaker
NMS Conference
New York, NY


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