Event programs and information

Following is a summary of the Inaugural Beijing 2013 ACHLT schedule. For the full programme and biographies of guest speakers, please download the Beijing 2013 ACHLT Project Booklet (PDF, 2.49MB).

Programme for Saturday 6 December 2013

Welcome

Liu Shusen
Secretary-general of Australia Studies Center, Vice Dean of the School of Foreign Languages, Peking University

Remarks

Wang Yongzhang (Vice Chair of Chinese Culture Promotion Society, Former Director of the Department of the Cultural Industries of the Ministry of Culture, PRC)

Yu Hongjun (Vice Chair of University Council, Professor of Guanghua School of Management, Peking University)

John Dewar (Vice-Chancellor, La Trobe University)

Session One- Economic Cooperation for Common Prosperity

Host

Steve Howard (Secretary General, Global Foundation)

Moderator

Joseph Camilleri (Professor Emeritus, La Trobe University & Founding Director, Centre for Dialogue, La Trobe University)

Remarks

Zhang Guoyou (Former Vice President of Peking University; Professor, Guanghua School of Management, Peking University)

Steve Howard (Secretary General, Global Foundation)

Round table discussion

Morning Tea break

Session Two – Dialogue Across Cultures

Host

Liu Shusen (Secretary-general of Australia Studies Center, Vice Dean of the School of Foreign Languages, Peking University)

Remarks

Wang Bo (Chair, Department of Philosophy, Peking University)

David Walker (BHP Chair of Australian Studies, Peking University)

Round table discussion

Lunch break

Session Three – Creative Industries & Innovation

Host

Xiang Yong (Vice Dean of School of Arts & Vice Dean of the Institute of Cultural Industries, Peking University)

Remarks

Xiao Ying (Professor, Department of Philosophy, Tsinghua University)

Michael Keane (Centre of Excellence, Creative Industries Faculty, Queensland University of Technology)

Round table discussion

Afternoon Tea break

Session Four – Policy Roundtable and Closing Address

Host

Sophie Mirabella (Senior Member of the Liberal Party of Australia; Former Federal Shadow Minister for Innovation, Industry and Science)

Policy Outcomes Roundtable

Summary and Closing Address

Joseph Camilleri (Professor Emeritus, La Trobe University & Founding Director, Centre for Dialogue, La Trobe University)

Dinner

Speeches:

Frances Adamson (Australian Ambassador to China)

Gao Song (Vice President & Provost, Peking University)

John Dewar (Vice-Chancellor, La Trobe University) 

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