Innovation & Enterprise Events
Chinese New Year Business Reception
|Venue:||UWE Frenchay Campus|
|Event Time:||17:30 - 20:45|
|Cost:||£20 (inc Vat)|
|Contact Phone Telephone:||0117 3286345|
The event will be introduced by Professor Steve West Vice-Chancellor of UWE and the main speakers will be Dr Kerry Brown and Stephen Phillips. Kerry is Senior Fellow on the Asia Programme at Chatham House with particular expertise in China’s politics and culture, its political economy and international trade policy and how its role in the world may develop over the next 20 years. A fluent Mandarin speaker, he lived in China for over 6 years. He has many publications to his name and extensive broadcast experience. Stephen is CEO of the China-Britain Business Council (CBBC) and a regular visitor to China. He has worked in and with China since 1989 in a variety of sectors, including aerospace, oil, gas, ICT, infrastructure and financial services. The talks will be followed by a Q & A session and debate and a networking buffet reception.