GCI Webinar: China and the World

Time: 13:30-15:00 December 7, 2017 (Thursday)
Location: DS-zaal, Smitsborg, Nettelbosje 1, 9747 AJ Groningen
Presenter: Dr. Zhang Ying, Professor of Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Chinese Economy and Business, at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University in the Netherlands

In this lecture, Dr. Zhang Ying is invited to present the recent past, the current, and the future of China and its relationship with the rest of the world, by reviewing and previewing China’s evolutionary path in economic, social, political, technological, and institutional trajectories. Through this, discussion will be continuing to figure out the major characteristics of China’s development, by taking example of China’s global strategy such as Made in China 2025 and the Belt and Road Initiative.

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Two types of participation:

  1. offline in the Smitsborg in Zernike campus in University of Groningen where you can communicate with the key note speaker in person
  2. or attend online wherever you are by the link we will send to you one day before the webinar. Online interactions with the experts are possible as well.
    NB: Offline seats: 100; online seats: 24. First come, first served.

About the presenter

Dr. Zhang Ying, is an associate dean for China Business & Relations, a tenured professor on Entrepreneurship and Innovation as well as the founder and the head of Erasmus-Huawei Collaboration Program at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University in the Netherlands. She has been a visiting professor and a research fellow at Harvard University, Cornell University, United Nations University-MERIT, as well as an Honorary Professor at Beijing Jiaotong University. Her opinions regarding China’s transition and development with multi-level relationships (including OBOR) and studies have been widely quoted by the international leading medias and managerial journals worldwide. Her research interests are in the areas of social-economic transition, entrepreneurship development and education, corporate entrepreneurship, social entrepreneurship and innovation, higher education management and business education, etc.

Groningen Confucius Institute
Correspondence address:
Oude Boteringestraat 44
9712 GL Groningen
The Netherlands

Visiting address:
Oude Boteringestraat 42
9712 GL Groningen
The Netherlands

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