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Dr Shirley Yu interviewed by BBC on the CoronaVirus Impact to the Chinese Economy

Dr Shirley Yu

Dr Shirley Yu interviewed by BBC on the CoronaVirus Impact to the Chinese Economy in early Feb 2020, shortly after China shut down Wuhan due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Dr Shirley Yu (于泽), is a former CCTV 9 anchor, an experienced moderator and author. She holds a PhD in Economics from Peking Univeristy and started her career […]

Lijia Zhang Won the Mulan Award

Lijia Zhang

Lijia Zhang, author of Socialism is Great and Lotus, has recently won an award given by Mulan, a London based foundation which recognizes the achievement of Chinese women living in UK. Lijia has always been a great inspiration for us at China Speakers Agency Lijia, a rocket-factory worker in Mainland China, self-taught herself English during […]

Andy Xie: Making Sense of China‘s Economy

Andy Xie

What is going on with the Chinese economy is not easy to understand. Dr Andy Xie, renowned Chinese Economist shared his insights on the Chinese economy at his recent Bloomberg interview, on the following in particular: Chinese debt level commodities prices capital outflow flow from China over-capacity property market in China The video of the […]

Dan Steinbock Spoke at Global Governance and Development Issue for a Shared Future Conference

Dan Steinbock spoke at Global Governance and Development Issue for a Shared Future conference co-held by Shanghai Institutes for International Studies (SIIS) and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) on Oct. 25th-26th. Representatives from government departments, international think tanks and academic organizations attended the conference and shared their opinions. In photos: Amb. Wu Hongbo, […]

Willy Lam Shared Insights with Institutional Investors on China Politics and Economics

Dr Willy Lam, China expert, shared his insights with institutional investors on China Politics and Economics at a recent investment conference hosted in Hong Kong. Dr Willy Lam With more than 30 years of experience in writing and researching about China, Willy Wo-Lap LAM is a recognized authority on areas including the Chinese Communist Party, […]

Fredrik Haren Published Chinese Version of his The Developing World Book

Congratulations to Fredrik Haren for the publication of his The Developing World book in Chinese! Fredrik Haren Fredrik Haren is a Swedish entrepreneur, publisher and author who now lives in Singapore. He is the founder of a creativity company called, and has been invited to speak on creativity in over 1000 sessions to people […]

MIX Magazine Interview

Interview of Speakers Connect Founder Priscilla Chan on engaging professional speakers for conferences in Asia, and coverage of renowned speakers from the region, in Mix Magazine Oct 2015. Contact us at [email protected] if you are interested in engaging any of our speakers  for your next event.

Dashan Participating in Different Forms of Performing Arts

Dashan, the most famous foreigner in China, is participating in different forms of performing arts. Recently, he joined the Toronto Symphony Orchestra for their concert in Toronto. Original Chinese narration of Saint Saen’s “Carnival of the Animal” with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, Coco Li and Johnson Ma on piano, conducted by Long Yu, for the […]

Dambisa Moyo in Asia in November 2015

We are delighted to announce that Dambisa Moyo, renowned economist, will be in Asia in November 2015. Dambisa Moyo Dr. Dambisa Moyo is a renowned economist who analyzes the global macro-economy. She was born and raised in Lusaka, Zambia. Dr. Moyo has an established international reputation as a thought leader on the political and macroeconomic […]

Shirley Yu, Experienced Global Forums Moderator

Shirley Yu, experienced global forums moderator and author of《百国大使谈中国》(On China, by Ambassadors), is available for speaking engagements and moderation and emcee engagements. Contact us at China Speakers Agency if you wish to have Shirley as a moderator for your next event! Shirley Yu Dr. Shirley Yu (于泽), PhD in Economics from Peking Univeristy, started her […]

Andy Xie spoke at Financial Conference in Hong Kong

Dr Andy Xie, renownd Chinese speaker, spoke at Financial Conference hosted by OCBC Bank in Hong Kong and got tremendous reviews. The audience were delighted that Dr Xie shared his valuable insights on China economy in this turbulent time. Andy Xie Dr Andy Xie 謝國忠, Shanghai-based independent economist, has just been named “ 50 Most Influential Persons in […]

Max McKeown Published his Books in Chinese

Congratulations to Max McKeown for publishing his books, The Strategy Book and Adaptability, in Simplified Chinese in Mainland China! The books contain great insights for executives for their business strategies. Max McKeown At times like these, sticking rigidly to any strategy is like King Canute trying to hold back the waves. Instead we must learn […]

Rod Beckstrom Speaking in China in Late October 2015

Rod Beckstrom, former President and CEO of ICANN, the founding Director of the U.S. National Cybersecurity Center, will be speaking at the World Internet Conference in Wuzhen at the end of October. Contact us to engage him to speak at your upcoming event during his stay in China! Rod Beckstrom Rod Beckstrom is a well-known […]

Dr Chris Chan Spoke on Islamic Finance and Internationalization

Dr Chris Chan spoke in Bahrain on Islamic Finance and Internationalization for Islamic financial institutions (IFIs). Media coverage: Professor Chris WH Chan 陳維康 is an experienced leader with advanced and extensive track record in graduate business education, MBA and Master’s program development and leadership, and corporate executive education.   Stationed in Hong Kong, Professor […]

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. […]

Emma Reynolds Spoke at EO APAC Conference in China

Emma Reynolds spoke at Entrepreneurs Organization (EO) APAC Conference hosted in China and got great reviews! Emma Reynolds Emma Reynolds is Co-founder & CEO of e3 Reloaded, a boutique consultancy that focuses on turning around company culture and increasing productivity, reducing recruitment costs, reducing attrition, and applying a marketing-centric approach towards engaging employees. Her journey […]