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Global Challenges and Enhancing Opportunities Hong Kong, October 13-15, 2011

USC Trustees in the Hong Kong Delegation

The 2011 USC Global Conference in Hong Kong was a very special occasion for the Board of Trustees to connect to the university’s research and ties in the Asia region.  President and Mrs. Nikias, together with USC senior administration, welcomed the USC Trustees in attendance to a formal dinner on October 14, 2011.


Under the banner of “Global Challenges and Enhancing Opportunities,” USC hosts its 2011 Global Conference in Hong Kong Oct. 13 to 15. Remarks by USC president C. L. Max Nikias and a keynote address by Thomas L. Friedman set the stage for a program of leading experts providing global perspectives on technologies and the economy, global health and the environment, and governance and cultural landscapes. Follow us on Twitter #USCHK.