The 1st Global China Dialogue

The experience of China's modernization from a comparative perspective

Date and time: Wednesday 17th December 2014, 3:30-5:30pm

Venue: London Capital Club, 15 Abchurch lane, London EC4N 7BW

Chair: Professor Xiangqun Chang, Director of CCPN Global

Opening address: Mr Xiang Xiaowei, Minister Counsellor, Cultural Office, Embassy of the PRC in the UK

Closing remarks: Professor Stephan Feuchtwang, The London School of Economics and Political Science

Panellists:

  • Professor Martin Albrow, Senior Fellow of the Käte Hamburger Centre for Advanced Studies, Law as Culture, University of Bonn, Germany; Academician of the Academy of Social Sciences, UK
  • Mr Charles Grant, Director of Centre for European Reform (CEF)
  • Professor GUO Fengzhi, Deputy Dean of School of Marxism, Northeast Normal University, China
  • Ms Xinran Xue, author, journalist, and founder of the Mothers' Bridge of Love (MBL)
  • Mr Philip Hao, President of Young Entrepreneur Society Global (YES Global); CEO of UVIC Group

Programme

  • Opening address (China official perspective): Mr Xiang Xiaowei, Minister Counsellor, Cultural Office, Embassy of the PRC in the UK
  • Global perspective:  Professor Martin Albrow, Senior Fellow of the Käte Hamburger Centre for Advanced Studies, Law as Culture, University of Bonn, Germany; Academician of the Academy of Social Sciences, UK
  • European perspective:  Mr Charles Grant, Director of Centre for European Reform (CEF)
  • Chinese academic perspective: Professor GUO Fengzhi, Deputy Dean of School of Marxism, Northeast Normal University, China
  • Grassroots perspective:  Ms Xinran Xue, author, journalist, and founder of the Mothers' Bridge of Love (MBL)
  • Professional and practitioners: Mr Philip Hao, President of Young Entrepreneur Society (YES); CEO of UVIC Group
  • Closing remarks (Western academic perspective): Professor Stephan Feuchtwang, The London School of Economics and Political Science
  • Q & A
  • Networking

Questions:

  • What is the significance of China’s experiences and lessons from its process of modernization for the other countries in the world?
  • How to compare the experiences of modernization between China and other countries in South East Asia, Latin America, or Africa?   
  • What can Europeans learn from Chinese experience?
  • How do the developed countries and developing countries share experiences of modernization and work collaboratively in shaping global society? 

This event is open to all. The registration has been closed due to limited space. You can still register for the event and be notified if a space becomes available.

About Global China Dialogue

Global China Dialogue is a series of events to enhance public understanding of current global affairs and common interests via public dialogue and discussion between Chinese and non-Chinese academics, experts, professionals and practitioners and interested laypeople, from interdisciplinary and comparative perspectives. Apart from universities, research institutions and professional think tank, we will also engage with governments of different countries and international organizations, media and publishers. Each event will have a small panel of experts, ready to put their point of view and engage in lively, fully interactive debate with all those present, in order to educate, enlighten and entertain. It aims to focus on global hot topics and hold the forum at different places in order to provide a platform for engaging China and the Chinese to participate in global governance and advance the global public good.

Organisers: 

  • CCPN Global – a UK-based international academic society focusing on the study of China and the Chinese from a comparative perspective
  • YES Global – The Young Entrepreneur Society Global, for young entrepreneurs and future leaders to share knowledge, opportunities and resources to promote global commercial cooperation

Topics: Topics of dialogue will range from China development, education, language and culture to government and politics, migration, the family, climate change, the environment, global public health, and human security, etc.

Venues: We would like to hold our events in different places, in the UK or elsewhere in the world. The size and nature of the venue will depend on the theme and the likely size of audience.

Sponsors: UVIC, China4Global (UK), Interactive Media Britain, Journal of China in Comparative Perspective, Global Century Press, New World Press, School of Marxist Studies of Northeast Normal University (China),Centre of Discourse and Communications of Zhejiang University of Media and Communications (China), Centre for Social and Cultural Anthropology of Fudan University (China)

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