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Matthew Brennan Spoke at Tax Free World Association Asia Conference and Got Rave Reviews

Matthew Brennan

China social marketing expert, Matthew Brennan, just spoke at the Tax Free World Association (TFWA) Asia Conference on China’s digital landscape and its influence on shopping behaviour, in China and beyond, and got rave reviews! Matthew Brennan 马修 is a well-known speaker and writer about WeChat. His opinions regarding WeChat and the China digital ecosystem are regularly featured […]

Shirley Yu Shared the Stage with Former UK Prime Minister David Cameron

Dr Shirley Yu, Chinese economist, recently moderated the Sino-UK Belt and Road Forum & A Dialogue with Former Prime Minister David Cameron in London. The discussion on the Belt and Road initiative, and its impact on global economy was most insightful. https://trello-attachments.s3.amazonaws.com/568c7fe62c5614c9337931ca/5adf429d3f54269568d740ab/c85f782ab64412e9fb6515b33e04b48f/movie.mp4 Dr Shirley Yu (于泽), is a former CCTV 9 anchor, an experienced moderator and author. […]

Dana Leong: How Music and Art Is Changing the World

Dana Leong

Dana Leong talks about how music and art is changing the world in his recent TEDx Talk. Be inspired by his insights, and music here. Dana Leong has been dubbed as the world’s top electric cellist and is known as the world’s top trombone player by members of the world renowned Balkan Beat Box. Dana’s distinctive sound encompasses multiple […]

Matthew Brennan Speaking at Tax Free World Association (TFWA) Asia Conference on Travel Retail’s Frictionless Future

Matthew Brennan

WeChat and Tencent expert Matthew Brennan will be speaking at the Tax Free World Association (TFWA) this coming May 7, 2018. Matthew will be a part of the workshop called Seamless Shopping: Travel Retail’s Frictionless Future – Session Outline: The rise of e- and m-commerce has forced traditional modes of retail to rethink the service they offer to shoppers. Younger consumers – […]

Dr Leroy Chiao: Work Like an Astronaut

Dr Leroy Chiao

Dr Leroy Chiao, former American-Chinese NASA astronaut and International Space Station commander shared insights on how to boost your own productivity by working like an astronaut at his recent presentation at the Chicago Ideas Week. Dr Leroy Chiao 焦立中 worked at NASA for 15 years before he left the agency in 2005.  A veteran of four […]

Haiyan Wang Insights on AI Race between US and China

Haiyan Wang

Haiyan Wang, China expert, shared her insights on AI Race between US and China at Davos 2018. In the race toward innovation and artificial intelligence, which country is winning? Haiyan opined that in the near term, the United States does have an advantage, but in the longer term, China may overtake the US. She explains […]

Dr. Bruce McKern On The New Silk Road Policy

Dr. Bruce McKern

Dr. Bruce McKern was at Websters University discussing the new Silk Road policy. He talks about the benefits, the costs and the implications which could come from it. Watch the Dr. Bruce‘s short interview below: Dr. Bruce McKern 布鲁斯 马科恩 is an educator, corporate advisor and speaker on innovation, strategy & international business. His most recent work […]

Andy Xie: Financial markets led growth is bad for economy

Andy Xie

Renowned Chinese Economist, Dr Andy Xie opined that financial markets led growth was bad for economy. He also suggested India should create economies of scale to become wealthy. Here is the video of Dr Xie’s presentation at the Economic Times Global Business Summit (GBS) 2018: Read more about Andy Xie’s view here. Andy Xie 謝國忠 is a […]

Haiyan Wang’s insights on China’s Two Sessions and and its political significance

Haiyan Wang

Haiyan Wang shared her insights on China’s Two Sessions 2018 in an interview with CGTN’s Rachelle Akuffo. Haiyan talks about the  significant long term impacts of China’s Two Sessions on China’s political and economic future. In the video below, Haiyan explains why we will have to pay close attention to constitution amendments, election of state and […]

Peggy Liu Introduced the Drawdown Project, the Comprehensive Plan to Reverse Global Warming

Peggy Liu

Peggy Liu, chairperson of the, Joint US-China Collaboration on Clean Energy (JUCCCE), at the recent FTSE Russell Conference, outlined Drawdown, the comprehensive plan proposed to reverse global warming, which ranks the 100 most substantive, existing solutions to address climate change, providing a framework for allocating resources to tackle this important goal. Click on the image […]

Haiyan Wang discussed the latest development in the economic ties between China and the US

Haiyan Wang

Haiyan Wang discussed the latest development in the economic ties between China and the US  in her recent interview at CGTN America. CGTN’s Rachelle Akuffo asked Haiyan about China’s foreign trade agreement, confidence of US companies in China’s business landscape and more. Haiyan says “If you look at the overall economic growth, over half of the […]

Porter Erisman Shared Insights from the Alibaba Success Story in Turkey

Porter Erisman

In his keynote at the Turkey Innovation Week, Porter Erisman explained what set Alibaba apart from eBay, and how it rose to be the a leader in Chinese e-commerce. Watch the video below to learn more about Alibaba’s success story: Porter Erisman is an entrepreneur, e-commerce consultant and award-winning filmmaker with more than 20 years of […]

Brett King in China in April 2018

Brett King

Brett King, bestselling author, banking and finance expert and in-demand speaker will be coming to China this April 2018! Brett‘s valuable insights have been featured in several media outlets such as CNBC, Bloomberg, Financial Times, The Economist, ABA Journal, Bank Technology News, The Asian Banker Journal, The Banker magazine, and many more. He has also presented in over […]

Insights of Haiyan Wang on China Economy in 2018

Haiyan Wang

Haiyan Wang, China business expert was interviewed by CGTN Global Business program on several topics concerning China’s economy. Haiyan Wang shared her insights on China’s 2017 trade performance, the tougher environment faced by Chinese outbound investment, and the outlook of China-U.S. economic ties in the new year. Watch the complete video of Haiyan‘s interview with CGTN’s Rachelle […]

George Yip : How China’s business environment fosters innovation

George Yip

In his recent presentation, Professor George Yip describes how China’s business environment fosters this innovation, how foreign companies could participate and what they might learn. Prof Yip’s talk draws on four years of research and is the subject of his eye-opening new book, China’s Next Strategic Advantage: From Imitation to Innovation. Take a look at the full […]

Andy Xie: Beijing’s Migrant Clearout May Hit Growth

Andy Xie

Andy Xie , renowned Chinese Economist, discusses the economic impact of migrant workers in Beijing being evicted, during his “Bloomberg Markets: Asia” interview. Click the photo below to watch the clip of Andy’s interview: Andy Xie 謝國忠 is a renowned Chinese economist based in Shanghai who has been named one of the “50 Most Influential Persons in […]