Non SCA Events - Edinburgh

Confucius Institute for Scotland

Belt & Road Initiative Keynote Lectures and Conference,

Keynote Lecture, October 4th 2018, 18.00-19.30 at King Khalid Building, Surgeons’ Hall, Hill Square, EH8 9ST

Wang Wen, Professor and Executive Dean, Chongyang Institute for Financial Studies, Renmin University of China

The “Belt and Road” and the World after 5 years: A Review of Challenges and Successes in the Past and its Prospects for the Future.

His lecture will be a review of the challenges and successes over the past 5 years of the Belt and Road Initiative and prospects for the future.

Professor Wang holds a number of senior positions including Consultant Fellow at the Counselors’ Office of the State Council of China and Standing Director of World Socialism Research at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences.  He has published widely on international issues including a book entitled Green Finance for the Belt and Road Initiative.

To receive your complimentary ticket for the Wang Wen keynote, please register by October 1st at:

https://edin.ac/2pquRZy

Keynote Lecture, October 5th 2018, 18.00-19.00 at Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation (ECCI), 1/9 High School Yards, Infirmary Street, EH1 1LZ

Chen Liming, Honorary Professor of the University of Edinburgh and Chairman of IBM Greater China Group

In a Data-driven World, Good Governance Means Good Data Governance”

Mr Chen is a transformation and transboundary business leader with more than 30 years’ experience in multinationals across a range of industries and diversified cultures.  He has led corporate transformation, business turnaround, performance improvement, and governance enhancement.

To receive your complimentary ticket for the Chen Liming keynote, please register by October 1st at:

https://edin.ac/2pnTRRl

Both keynotes are followed by drinks receptions.

You are also warmly welcome to join us at our conference:

The Belt and Road Initiative, Challenges and Opportunities

October 5th 2018, 09.00-16.40 at ECCI, Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation (ECCI), 1/9 High School Yards, Infirmary Street, EH1 1LZ

To receive your complimentary ticket for the conference, please register by October 1st at:

https://edin.ac/2ppMs4b