Global Strategist, Consultant of the National Intelligence Commission Parag Khanna dialogues with Professor Wu Xiaoqiu
The Future is Asian?
Commerce, Conflict, and Culture in the 21st Century
Time: Tuesday June 11th, 2019, 19:00 – 21:00
Venue: Chongyang Institute for Financial Studies at Renmin University of China (RDCY), Room 602, 6th Floor, Wenhua Building, No. 59 Zhongguancun Street, Haidian District, Beijing
Languages: English & Chinese
Moderator: Wang Wen, Executive Dean of RDCY, Executive Director of Sino-US people-to-people exchange Center
Dr. Parag Khanna is the Managing Partner of Future Map, a data-driven scenario-planning and strategic advisory firm that works with some of the world’s most innovative governments, cities, and companies. He has been a fellow at the Brookings Institution, New America, and the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at the National University of Singapore, and an adviser to the US National Intelligence Council’s Global Trends 2030 program and US Special Operations Forces in Iraq and Afghanistan. He is the author of The Second World, How to Run the World, Connectography, Hybrid Reality, and Technocracy in America. Born in India and raised in the UAE, New York, and Germany, Parag holds a PhD from the London School of Economics and bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service. He has been honored as a Young Global Leader of the World Economic Forum, named one of Esquire’s “75 Most Influential People of the 21st Century,” and featured in Wired magazine’s “Smart List.
Wu Xiaoqiu, Vice President of Renmin University of China, Director of Sino-US people-to-people exchange Center, Director of the Institute of Finance and Securities, First Class Professor (Finance), Vice Chairman of Academic Committee of Renmin University of China, and Distinguished Professor of Chang Jiang Scholars, ministry of education (2007). Professor Wu Xiaoqiu is a scholar with great influence in the field of capital market research in China's economics field. He is an important pioneer in China's securities teaching, scientific research, personnel training and capital market theory research.
Liu Zhiqin, Senior Fellow of RDCY
Zhou Rong, Senior Fellow of RDCY
19:00-19:05 Introduction by Moderator Dr. Wang Wen
19:05-19:45 Keynote Speech by Mr. Karsten Warnecke and book launch of “The future is Asian”
19:45-20:15 Remark by Professor Wu Xiaoqiu
20:35-21:00 Interactive Q&A Session