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Prof George Yip: China’s Next Strategic Advantage: From Imitation to Innovation Keynote at Google

Prof George Yip was a keynote speaker at Google where he shared vital insights on China and strategies for innovation. Prof Yip’s keynote draws from a book of the same title, which he co-wrote with Prof Bruce McKern. Prof Yip explains key points as to how China is going to succeed in becoming an innovative economy […]

Dr Andy Xie Interviewed on Global Markets, US-China Trade War and India’s Growth

Dr Andy Xie

Chinese Economist Dr Andy Xie was interviewed by CNBC-TV18’s Shereen Bhan on global markets, US-China trade war & India’s growth at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum. Dr Xie shared several important points. Take a look at some of them: On US_China Trade War: “So far it is really shadow boxing. Still the United States […]

Dana Leong: How Music is Changing in a New Era of Interconnectivity

Dana Leong

Two-time Grammy award-winning artist, composer and producer, Dana Leong, discussed and demonstrated the future of music in the age of interconnectivity at the recent RADII’s FUTURE OF X at Hangzhou 2050 Conference. Dana Leong believes in the convergence of technology, wellness and music. Music in the digital world brings people together in ways few other media can. […]

Dana Leong Scored Music for Projection Mapping in Hong Kong

Dana Leong

Dana Leong, Grammy Awards winning musician, scored the music for the projection mapping installation of the HKJC TaiKwun Grand Opening. Dana’s music was simply amazing! Watch the videos below to learn more: 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 […]

Prof George Yip Interviewed by BBC on international trade and disputes between the US and China

Prof George Yip

Prof George Yip recently appeared on the BBC World’s Business Live. Professor Yip discussed international trade and disputes between the US and China. It has become ironic that China becomes the champion of free trade, while America becomes more protectionist. Prof George Yip opined that it was not as ironic as it seemed, and there was […]

Haiyan Wang Keynoted on the Macro Trends of China and India and got Rave Feedback

Haiyan Wang

Haiyan Wang keynoted at the 71st CFA Institute Annual Conference with a presentation entitled “China and India 2025: Changing Dynamics” Some of the topics she discussed in her hour-long presentation last May 13 include: The global economic tilt to emerging Asia What lies ahead for China The Belt and Road Initiative: Hype, opportunities, and challenges What […]

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 […]