Against that legal framework, the aim of this summit is to provide a forum for the examination of the range of subjects arising within or related to the development of the OBOR initiative.
- The first day is devoted to a broad analysis of OBOR, its legal and regulatory framework, its international dimensions, and its reception across the nations along the New Silk Road.
- The second day examines a range of subjects more closely in an informal setting, as listed below.
The purpose of the OBOR Summit is to provide a forum where leading international scholars, practitioners, industry professionals, and policy-makers can come together to present and discuss current developments concerning OBOR, the challenges facing it, and its future directions.
The OBOR Summit 2017 will begin at 10am on Wednesday 13th September and end at 5pm on Thursday 14th September.
An overview of the conference programme can be found below:
Day 1 Plenary Sessions
Day 2 Panels Discussions
1. Legal Infrastructure
2. Science: New Horizons
3. Art, Culture, and Media
4. Consumer Protection
5. DIgital Economy