• #60 Event Report – The End of Europe As We Know It?

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  • #60 – The End of Europe As We Know It?

    EVENT #60, TUESDAY, APRIL 18TH, 2017   Speaker Romano PRODI Prime Minister of Italy (1996-1998) President of the European Commission (1999-2005) Prime Minister of Italy (2006-2008)  After graduation at the Faculty of Law of the Catholic University in Milan and at the London School...


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  • #58 – A Confucian World Order?

      event #58, Monday, March 20th, 2017   SPEAKERS Roger AMES, academic director of Berggruen Institute's Philosophy and Culture Centre, Humanities Chair Professor at Peking University ZHAO Tingyang 赵汀阳, philosopher, Chinese Academy of Social...


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  • #54 – The Future of Sino-Russian Energy Ties

        event #54, Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 Speaker WANG Tao, 王韬 Assistant Director, Yicai Research Institute; Nonresident Scholar, Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy.   ABSTRACT   China used to call Russia, or the former USSR, the “Old Brother”,...


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  • #53 – Cheap Oil & China’s Energy Strategy

      event #53, Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 Speaker CUI Shoujun 崔守军, Associate Professor and Assistant Dean at the School of International Studies of Renmin University of China, Beijing.   ABSTRACT   Over the past few years, China has grown increasingly dependent on oil...


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  • #52 – Chinese Education Goes Global

      event #52, Wednesday, May 11th, 2016 Speaker Cecilia Fan, Co-founder and Publisher of China Higher Education.   ABSTRACT   With 523,000 Chinese studying abroad in 2015, and forecasts of growth to 1 million students going offshore each year, China has been the...


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  • #51 – The Future of China’s Nuclear Weapons

      event #51, Wednesday, April 20th, 2016 Speaker ZHAO Tong, 赵通, Associate, Nuclear Policy Program, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace   ABSTRACT   "China’s nuclear modernization program has attracted wide international attention. The 2015 Victory Day parade...


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  • Fall Season 2015

      #49 - China's Contribution to the Global Governance of Climate Change   #48 - Governing the Socialist Market: Developmentalism and China   #47 - Innovative China: Alibaba's Rural Strategy and its International Implication   #46 - The (un)bearable Lightness...


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