Understanding contemporary China

An introduction to a nation that is changing itself and the world

China and its rise affect everyone. Understanding the economic, political and cultural shifts this brings with it is key to stay ahead for Western businesses, NPOs and governments, and to identify opportunities and potential threats. Gain in our webinar a deeper understanding of contemporary China.

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  • Abschluss

    HWZ Academy-Certificate «Understanding contemporary China»

  • Dauer

    4 evenings and 2 Saturday mornings

  • Daten

    Tuesday, May 12, 2020, from 05.30 to 08.45 p.m.
    Tuesday, May 19, 2020, from 05.30 to 08.45 p.m.
    Tuesday, June 02, 2020, from 05.30 to 08.45 p.m.
    Saturday, June 06, 2020, from 09.00 to 12.15 a.m.
    Tuesday, June 09, 2020, from 05.30 to 08.45 p.m.
    Saturday, June 13, 2020, from 09.00 to 12.30 a.m.

  • Anzahl Teilnehmende

    max. 20 participants

  • Studienort

    online

  • Sprache

    English

  • Kosten

    CHF 1‘490 incl. handouts
    CHF 100 discount for Asia Society Switzerland and alumniHWZ, KV, ZGP-members

  • Partner

    HWZ conducts this webinar in cooperation with the Asia Society Switzerland, which is part of the global Asia Society network with 12 centers around the world. Founded in 1956 by John D. Rockefeller III, Asia Society’s mission is to deepen the understanding of and foster the dialogue with Asia. Asia Society Switzerland is the first and only center in Europe. It was established in January 2016.

Beschreibung

China’s rise to the global stage is the biggest story of our times and will shape the world for decades to come. Understanding it and assessing the conflicting reports about China requires a structured knowledge of the historic, economic and cultural basis for China’s rapid ascension. International and Swiss experts will provide you with the tools to analyse China’s rise and identify the opportunities that come with it.

Your benefits

In this webinar, you will

  • get in-depth insights on China’s history, economy, political system and language that help you understand what is happening today
  • get hands-on insights on interacting with China on a political and business level from experts with decades of experience
  • get the ability to analyze and assess future developments on your own

Fee

In the price are the handouts included. We offer CHF 100 discount for Asia Society Switzerland, alumniHWZ, KV and ZGP-members

Participants

This webinar is targeted towards senior executives in Swiss and international companies, NPOs and government agencies who are working with China, or want to include China’s development into their strategic decision-making process.
(max. 16 participants).

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Key content

In this webinar, we will focus on the following areas:

  • The need for China Competence
  • Doing business in China
  • China’s economy: A macro view
  • Chinese history: The big picture
  • China and the World
  • The political system: Efficient bureaucracy

Head of studies

Nico Luchsinger, Co-Executive Director for Program and Strategy at Asia Society Switzerland.

 

 

 

Lecturers

Markus Herrmann, Zurich-based Director at Sinolytics and Co-Head of the Asia programm of the Swiss Forum of Foreign Policy

 

 

 

Matthias Kamp, Head of the Asia team at the economics department of the Swiss daily Neue Zürcher Zeitung

 

 

 

Andries Diener, Partner at real estate investment firm Asia Green Real Estate and President of the Swiss-Chinese Association

 

 

 

Portrait Margrit Molnar

Margit Molnar, Head of the China Desk at OECD Economics Department

 

 

 

Jennifer Altehenger, Associate Professor of Chinese History and Jessica Rawson Fellow in Modern Asian Studies at the University of Oxford and Merton College

 

 

Dirk Schmidt, Tenured Senior Lecturer and Senior Researcher on China’s political economy, University of Trier

 

 

 

Jue Wang, Lecturer at Leiden University Institute of Area Studies; Associate Fellow at Asia-Pacific Program, Chatham House

Karriere

The Academy conducts this webinar in cooperation with the Asia Society Switzerland, which is part of the global Asia Society network with 12 centers around the world. Founded in 1956 by John D. Rockefeller III, Asia Society’s mission is to deepen the understanding of and foster the dialogue with Asia. Asia Society Switzerland is the first and only center in Europe. It was established in January 2016.

 

 

 

 

 

China is a sleeping giant. Let her sleep, for if she wakes, she will shake the world.

(Napoléon Bonaparte (1769 - 1821)

 

Testimonials of the presence seminar in 2019:

«Very valuable source for understanding contemporary China.»

«Highly recommended for everyone with an interest in the country!»

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