HONG KONG - September 26-27, 2017
The 17th annual Forbes Global CEO Conference was glamorously taking place in Hong Kong, gathering some 400 of the world’s top entrepreneurs, thought leaders and tycoons. In conjunction with Forbes’ centennial anniversary celebration, the theme of this year’s Forbes Global CEO Conference was “The Next Century”. For 100 years, Forbes has been the global champion of free enterprise and entrepreneurship. As Forbes enters its second century, the target of this year’s event was to look forward to what lies ahead.
Among the highlights of the Conference were the “Meeting of Minds” one-on-one dialogue held by Steve Forbes, Chairman and Editor-in-Chief of Forbes, with U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross during the first evening’s gala dinner and the “Meeting of Minds” one-on-one dialogue with Mrs. Carrie Lam, Chief Executive, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, People’s Republic of China, at the Closing Ceremony.