USC Global Conference, Shanghai
December 7, 2015

USC President C. L. Max Nikias speaks as the 2015 USC Global Conference gets underway in Shanghai. University of Southern California

The University of Southern California held its Global Conference at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Pudong, Shanghai, 29-31 October, 2015.  Robert Iger, Chairman and CEO if Disney was its lead speaker.  Sessions covered medical breakthroughs at USC through to story-telling in virtual environments and the use of big data.  Led by President Max Nikias, APRU Chair, and his Provost Michael Quick, this was well-attended by hundreds of USC alumni and guests. It was a signature event which demonstrated the strength of USC’s connections in China through its alumni and friends. Secretary General Chris Tremewan represented APRU at the event.