Tag Archives: May 2015

Dr. Leroy Chiao accepts 2015 Blue Cloud Award

Congratulations to Dr. Leroy Chiao, astronaut, entrepreneur, and special advisor to the Space Foundation, for receiving the 2015 Blue Cloud Award at the China Institute’s Blue Cloud Gala at Gotham Hall in New York City on the 29th of May 2015. Leroy Chiao Leroy Chiao 焦立中 is a former NASA astronaut and International Space Station commander. […]

Nick Leeson on Financial Scandals

Nick Leeson, the infamous rogue trader, shares his insights on financial scandals in a recent media interview for SCMP. Twenty years after he brought down one of the world’s oldest banks, Rogue Trader Nick Leeson believes the ills of the financial sector are simply “not fixable”. Leeson was the junior derivatives trader who gambled and […]

Peggy Liu Speaking at the Cleantech Connected Conference in May in Belgium

Peggy Liu, thought-leader in environmental protection in China, will be speaking at the Cleantech Connected Conference on May 5th, in Belgium.  Find out more about the event here… 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 […]

Former Rogue Trader Nick Leeson in Asia in May 2015

Nick Leeson, former Barings rogue trader, will be in Asia in May 2015, and is available for speaking engagements. Want to alert and inspire your team on risk management, compliance and corporate responsibility? Contact us to engage Nick during his Asian trip. Nick Leeson In the early 1980s, Nick Leeson landed a job as a […]

Garry Kasparov – in Asia and Australia in May and August 2015

Garry Kasparov, former World Chess Champion, writer, and political activist, considered by many to be the greatest chess player of all time, will be in Asia and Australia in May and August 2015. Seize the opportunity to engage him riding on his travel! Garry Kasparov Garry Kasparov is a Russian pro-democracy leader, global human-rights activist, […]

Prof Michio Kaku in Asia in late May 2015

We have some great news! Prof Michio Kaku will be in Asia in late May 2015. Contact us to have him as a speaker! Dr. Michio Kaku Dr. Michio Kaku is a theoretical physicist, best-selling author and scientist of world renown. He is the Henry Semat Professor of Theoretical Physics at the Graduate Centre of […]

Clay Shirky Available for Speaking in Asia until mid-2015

Clay Shirky is available for speaking in Asia until mid-2015. Contact us if you wish to have him as a speaker! Clay Shirky argues in this video that the history of the modern world could be rendered as the history of ways of arguing, where changes in media change what sort of arguments are possible […]