Philanthropy and Social Impact Summit

March 17th, 2016

This exclusive invitation-only event offers a unique peer-leanring environment for philanthropists in China who are interested in expanding their knowledge base around philanthropy and new social impact models and be informed by the experiences of peer philanthropists. Guest speakers will share their expertise on philanthropy in the USA and China, strategies for problem-solving philanthropy, engaging passion and impact in models of effective philanthropy, leading a business with socially responsible practices, and bringing rigor to socially responsible leadership.

Thursday, March 17, 2016

Location: Mezzanine level, Fay S. Tom Memorial Lecture Hall, Tier Room
Stanford Center at Peking University (SCPKU)
(View Venue Map and Entry Detail: http://scpku.fsi.stanford.edu/content/traveling-scpku-and-beijing)


THIS EVENT IS AT CAPACITY AND WE ARE LONGER ACCEPTING RSVPS. If you have questions please email us at pacscenter@stanford.edu.

In partnership with PKU Guanghua -Yintai Research Center on Philanthropy and Social Impact, Yintai Foundation, and Leping Foundation



Breakfast (8:15am – 9:00am)

Seating (9:00am – 9:10am)


Welcome and Opening Remarks (9:10am – 9:30am)

“The State of Philanthropy: China and USA”

Kim Meredith, Executive Director, Stanford PACS


Opening Keynote (9:30am – 11:00am) (45 min remarks, 45 min Q&A)

“Strategic Philanthropy: Money Well Spent”

Paul Brest, Faculty Co-Director, Stanford PACS


Coffee and Tea Break (11:00am – 11:30am)


Panel (11:30pm – 12:30pm) (45 min remarks, 15 min Q&A)

“Passion and Impact: Models of Effective Philanthropy and Social Investment”

Jaff Shen, President, Leping Social Entrepreneur Foundation

Xin Liu, Founder, Enlight Foundation and XinPing Foundation

Interview moderated by: Kim Meredith, Executive Director, Stanford PACS


Lunch and Networking (12:30pm – 1:30pm)


Keynote (1:30pm – 2:45pm) (45 min remarks, 30 min Q&A)

“Your Leadership: Socially Responsible Business Practices”

Doug Guthrie, Senior Director at Apple Inc. and Apple University Faculty Member, Shanghai, China

Discussant and Moderator: Woody Powell, Faculty Co-Director, Stanford PACS


Coffee and Tea Break (2:45 pm – 3:15pm)


Panel (3:15pm – 4:15pm) (30 Remarks, 30 min Q&A)

“Bringing Rigor to Philanthropic and Socially Responsible Leadership Angela Rastegar Campbell, Founder and CEO Agora for Good

Alex Campbell, Co-Founder Agora for Good; Founder and CEO Snow Ventures

Discussion and Q&A moderated by Jen Ratay, Executive Director Silicon Valley Social Venture Fund (SV2)


Panel (4:15pm—5:15pm) (Interview + Q&A)

“Your Organization: CSR Approaches”

Xu Yongguang, Head of Narada Foundation

Qian Xiaohua, Chair of SEE Foundation

Interviewed by Jing Xu, Guanghua Business School, Peking University


Closing Keynote (5:15pm – 5:30pm)

Guojun Shen, Chairman, Yintai Group


Wrap Up and Thanks (5:30pm)

Kim Meredith, Executive Director, Stanford PACS


Reception (5:30pm – 6:30pm)