For Immediate Release
More Info: David Griffith, (562) 716-8898
Dec. 8, 2021

US-China Environmental Cooperation To Highlight Sister City Event

 Long Beach, CA—One of the “hottest” global topics, climate change, will be the focus of discussion by experts at Friday’s Annual Business Luncheon sponsored by the Long Beach-Qingdao Association.  Experts will also share details of US-China partnerships in that effort.  The event will be online, and attendance via Zoom is free, 11:45 am – 1:30 pm.

Speakers will include:

Amb. Zhang Ping, Consul General for the People’s Republic of China at Los Angeles;

Zhang Baohua, Deputy General Manager of the Port of Qingdao;

Xu Qingguo, Vice-Mayor, City of Qingdao;

Rex Richardson, Vice-Mayor, City of Long Beach;

Anoosheh Oskouian, President of Ship & Shore Environmental;

Kenneth McDonald, CEO of Long Beach Transit;

Stella Li,  President, BYD Motors,  Inc. (invited);

Wade Martin, Director, Institute for Innovation & Entrepreneurship at CSULB.

Clayton Dube, Executive Director of USC’s US-China Institute, will lead a panel discussion. 

Sponsor of this event is the Port of Long Beach.  Attendees may pre-register at this link: