A panel discussion entitled “China Breakfast Briefing: Views on the Ground” was held at the Georgia State University, J. Mack Robinson College of Business, Friday morning, October 26th, 2012. There were three panelists. First, Mr. Yuan Jun, who is a leading delegate from the China North Industries Corporation. This group is visiting Atlanta for management training at the Terry College of Business at the University of Georgia. Second, Mr. Scott Ellyson, CEO of East-West Manufacturing based in Atlanta. And third, Dr. Penelope Prime, Professor of International Business at Georgia State and Director of the China Research Center. The panelists shared their views concerning the state of China’s economy, changes in society, and thoughts about the changing business environment in China and globally. Guanming Fang of Womble Carlyle moderated the discussion. The event was co-organized by the Georgia China Alliance, the China Research Center, and the J. Mack Robinson College of Business and the Confucius Institute at GSU.