Jennifer L. Turner Director, China Environment Forum Woodrow Wilson Foundation     Jennifer Turner has been the director of the China Environment Forum at the Woodrow Wilson Center for 13 years. She has created meetings, exchanges and publications focusing on a variety of energy and environmental challenges facing China, particularly on water, energy and climate challenges, as well as environmental nongovernmental organizations, environmental journalism, and environmental governance in China.     She received a Ph.D. in Public Policy and Comparative Politics in 1997 from Indiana University, Bloomington. In her dissertation, she examined local government innovation in implementing water policies in the China. Her current research focuses heavily on water and environmental activism in China.    She has received many awards including Outstanding Faculty Award, by Psi Kappa Psi, Winthrop University, April 1999; Outstanding Instructor Award, Department of Political Science, Indiana University, February 1997; Indiana University International Programs Exchange Fellowship, for research at Hangzhou University, China; MacArthur Travel Grant, by the Indiana Center on Global Change and World Peace.    Short Bio

Jennifer L. Turner
Director, China Environment Forum
Woodrow Wilson Foundation

Jennifer Turner has been the director of the China Environment Forum at the Woodrow Wilson Center for 13 years. She has created meetings, exchanges and publications focusing on a variety of energy and environmental challenges facing China, particularly on water, energy and climate challenges, as well as environmental nongovernmental organizations, environmental journalism, and environmental governance in China. 

She received a Ph.D. in Public Policy and Comparative Politics in 1997 from Indiana University, Bloomington. In her dissertation, she examined local government innovation in implementing water policies in the China. Her current research focuses heavily on water and environmental activism in China.

She has received many awards including Outstanding Faculty Award, by Psi Kappa Psi, Winthrop University, April 1999; Outstanding Instructor Award, Department of Political Science, Indiana University, February 1997; Indiana University International Programs Exchange Fellowship, for research at Hangzhou University, China; MacArthur Travel Grant, by the Indiana Center on Global Change and World Peace.


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Merritt T. (Terry) Cooke  Managing Director GC3 Strategy  Terry brings a unique perspective to help business-informed audiences better understand and respond to fundamental trends transforming our world.    With insight and expertise, Terry presents lively "GoogleEarth" perspectives on a range of complex issues.  Zooming between global macroeconomic perspectives, ground-level corporate decision-making, and a middle ground of national policy and sectoral trends, Terry always connects big picture issues with your issues. His commitment is to make clear how these global issues are transforming your future business horizon and current opportunity landscape.    With three decades of professional experience in Asia (and over 12 years living in the region), Terry has become a top observer of Asia's emergence into the global arena.  His viewpoint uniquely synthesizes the strategic perspective of C-Suite executives, the policy perspective of Cabinet Ministers, and thought leadership from the NGO and academic areanas.  Whether the topic is the emergence of Asia.     Short Bio

Merritt T. (Terry) Cooke
Managing Director
GC3 Strategy

Terry brings a unique perspective to help business-informed audiences better understand and respond to fundamental trends transforming our world.

With insight and expertise, Terry presents lively "GoogleEarth" perspectives on a range of complex issues.  Zooming between global macroeconomic perspectives, ground-level corporate decision-making, and a middle ground of national policy and sectoral trends, Terry always connects big picture issues with your issues. His commitment is to make clear how these global issues are transforming your future business horizon and current opportunity landscape.

With three decades of professional experience in Asia (and over 12 years living in the region), Terry has become a top observer of Asia's emergence into the global arena.  His viewpoint uniquely synthesizes the strategic perspective of C-Suite executives, the policy perspective of Cabinet Ministers, and thought leadership from the NGO and academic areanas.  Whether the topic is the emergence of Asia.

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Steve Harris  Chair of Baker & McKenzie’s  North America Antitrust & Competition Group.    Mr. Harris is globally recognized as a leading antitrust lawyer by publications including Chambers USA (2004-2011), International Who's Who of Competition Lawyers (2000-2012), International Who's Who of Business Lawyers (2012), PLC Which lawyer? (2001-2011), and Baltimore & Washington DC's Top Lawyers (2012).    Practice Focus  Mr. Harris practices antitrust law, including litigation, cartel defense, merger control filings and administrative proceedings before US and international courts and agencies.    Some Court Admissions include:  U.S. Supreme Court – USA (1998) Supreme Court of England & Wales – UK (2009) U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit – USA (1998) U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit – USA (1985) U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit – USA (1998) U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit – USA (1999) U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit – USA (1983) U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit – US     Short Bio

Steve Harris

Chair of Baker & McKenzie’s 
North America Antitrust & Competition Group.

Mr. Harris is globally recognized as a leading antitrust lawyer by publications including Chambers USA (2004-2011), International Who's Who of Competition Lawyers (2000-2012), International Who's Who of Business Lawyers (2012), PLC Which lawyer? (2001-2011), and Baltimore & Washington DC's Top Lawyers (2012).

Practice Focus

Mr. Harris practices antitrust law, including litigation, cartel defense, merger control filings and administrative proceedings before US and international courts and agencies.

Some Court Admissions include:

U.S. Supreme Court – USA (1998)
Supreme Court of England & Wales – UK (2009)
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit – USA (1998)
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit – USA (1985)
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit – USA (1998)
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit – USA (1999)
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit – USA (1983)
U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit – US

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