Tag Archives: Asia Speaker

Peggy Liu on Innovation and Environmental Protection in China

Peggy Liu, China’s environmental protection pioneer, spoke on being innovative in bringing change, at the 17th International Meeting on Radiation Processing, hosted in Shanghai, China. What is the new China Dream? JUCCCE worked over the last three years to spark a national conversation on how to reimagine prosperity, reframe sustainability to reshape consumerism. How are […]

Thomas Friedman agreeing with Peggy Liu on the Substainable Chinese Dream

Thomas Friedman wrote an article in the New York Times about the Substainable Chinese Dream. He agrees with Peggy Liu, Chairperson of JUCCCE. Read below what Thomas had to say… “China doesn’t have to have rivers that run bright red with industrial waste, or our lakes and beaches smothered by thick, green algae, or 18,000 […]

Peggy Liu Spoke on the China Dream at the ICCA Conference in Shanghai, China

Peggy Liu, Chairperson of JUCCCE, spoke about the China Dream at the ICCA Conference in Shanghai. At the conference Peggy urged the leaders of the events industry to think big and be brave in bringing innovation to the industry. She quoted the example of JUCCCE recycling the waste of the Shanghai Expo in building two […]

Peggy Liu Spoke at Dubai Expo Bid Symposium

Peggy Liu spoke at Dubai Expo bid symposium on sustainability of mega events – “To be breakthrough, we have to ask brave questions.” Peggy Liu: We must ask brave questions to be breakthrough in sustainability, mobility and opportunity. Why can’t we design everything for lightness (2nd life) or legacy (long term infrastructure)? Why can’t we […]

Mike Walsh on the Importance of Social Network in Business

Why should companies use social networks at work? Mike Walsh thinks that the intelligent use of social network in the workplace can enhance employee engagement. Here’s a short excerpt of Mike’s talk to the NASSCOM leadership forum in Mumbai Mike Walsh Mike Walsh, futurist speaker, author of Futuretainment and CEO of innovation research agency Tomorrow, […]

Peggy Liu: How JUCCCE Uses IT to Lead

Peggy Liu explains how JUCCCE uses IT to lead in an interview with Anne Walraven. Peggy Liu Peggy Liu, Chairperson of JUCCCE, is internationally recognized for her expertise on China’s sustainability landscape and for fostering international collaboration with China. JUCCCE is a non-profit organization dedicated to accelerating the greening of China, because a green China […]

Peggy Liu: China Dream…

Watch below Peggy Liu‘s presentation on the China Dream project… The China Dream project seeks to reimagine prosperity and reshape consumerism in China. The goal is to catalyze sustainable habits in the emergent 800 million consuming class in China by baking it into the social norms of a new aspirational lifestyle- a Harmonious & Happy […]

Ian Johnson: Beyond Economics – China’s Search for Values in the Reform Era

Ian Johnson was the keynote speaker at the U.S. Catholic China Bureau‘s 25th anniversary meeting, with more than 100 people  in attendance. The topic of Ian’s speech  was “Beyond Economics: China’s Search for Values in the Reform Era.” Ian Johnson Ian Johnson has been coming to China since 1984 and has spent most of the past […]

Dr Geoff Raby: China Unlikely to Change Bilateral Ways

Dr Geoff Raby shares his insights on the recent political incidents in China, and where it is heading… Dr Geoff Raby Dr Raby was the Australian Ambassador to China from February 2007 to August 2011 and Deputy Secretary of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) from November 2002 to November 2006. He has […]

Helen Wang – The Chinese Dream, The Rising Middle Class in China

In The Chinese Dream, a groundbreaking book about the rising middle class in China, Helen H. Wang challenges us to recognize that some of our fears about China are grossly misplaced. As a result of China’s new capitalist paradigm, a burgeoning middle class-calculated to reach 800 million within the next fifteen years-is jumping aboard the […]

Dambisa Moyo on Global Economy

Dr. Dambisa Moyo, international economist and author, discussed for The McCloskey Speaker Series on the topic of global economy and problematic aid  from developed countries for developing countries. In 2009, Dambisa was named by TIME magazine as one of the 100 Most Influential People in the World. She is the author of The New York Times […]

Peggy Liu: China is a Model for Going Green

Peggy Liu, China’s green pioneer, thinks that China is a model for going green and she explains why in her recent article: On June 1, 2008, China banned free plastic bags in grocery stores across the country. The policy has led to at least 67 billion fewer bags in its first five years. In traveling […]

Anil Gupta Recent Media Coverage (Part III: Aug – Sep 2013)

Dr. Anil Gupta, Professor of Strategy at the University of Maryland and INSEAD graduate business school, has recently co-wrote an article for Wall Street Journal, been listed and shortlisted in the Thinkers50 rankings, and he recently spoke at different events. Here is some media coverage on Anil Gupta: 1. Anil Gupta & Haiyan Wang, The […]

Joe Zhang, China Banking Speaker, Joins China Speakers Agency

We are glad to announce you that Joe Zhang 張化橋, China banking expert, joined us at China Speakers Agency. Joe Zhang Joe Zhang, Chairman of Slow Bull Capital based in Hong Kong, and also author of “Inside China’s Shadow Banking:  The Next Subprime Crisis” and 避開股市的地雷。 Zhang was Chairman of Wansui Micro Credit Company in Guangzhou, China, […]

Dr. Michio Kaku: Visions of the Future

Visionary Dr Michio Kaku talks about his visions of the future in this eye-opening BBC Channel 4 program. How science is changing our lives, so profoundly… The program was first aired in 2007. The many predictions Prof Kaku mentioned, such as self-driven cars, computerised and connected glasses, face / object recognition (Google glass), are now […]

Ann Lee: The future of China-U.S. relations, @ CCTV America

Ann Lee, author of “What the U.S. Can Learn from China”, discusses the future of China-U.S. relations in the interview with CCTV America. Ann Lee Book author, a former investment banker and hedge fund partner, Ann Lee is a frequent media commentator on economic issues, finance issues, and U.S.-China relations. Ann is also an adjunct […]