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Press Conference & Symposium: Evaluation Report on the Sustainable Development of China 2020

December 1, 2020
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Columbia Global Centers | Beijing, No. 26, 1F Core Plaza, 1 Shanyuan Street, Zhongguancun, Haidian District, Beijing

 

 

Please join us for a press conference and a symposium on sustainable development as we unveil the Evaluation Report on the Sustainable Development of China 2020 released by Columbia University Earth Institute, China Center for International Economic Exchanges, and Ali Research Institute.

 

Agenda

Session 1: Opening Remarks

8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.  Registration

9:00 a.m.- 9:20 a.m.

Moderator:

Jun Wang, Chief Economist of Centaline Bank

Guest Speakers:

Dawei Zhang, Vice Chairman and Secretary-General of China Center for International Economic Exchanges

Limin Wang, President of Social Sciences Academic Press (China)

Satyajit Bose, Professor of Practice; Associate Director, Program in Sustainability Management, Columbia University School of Professional Studies

 

Session 2: Key Findings Release

9:20 a.m. - 9:35 a.m.   

"Introduction to China National Sustainable Development Indicators & Rankings"

Huanbo Zhang, Deputy Director and Research Fellow of the U.S. and European Research Institute, China Center for International Economic Exchanges

9:35 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.

"Introduction to China Urban Sustainable Development Indicators & Rankings"

Dr. Dong Guo, Associate Research Scholar, Research Program on Sustainability Policy and Management (SPM), Columbia University Earth Institute

9:50 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Q&A

 

Session 3: Symposium on Sustainable Development

10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.  Symposium

Participants:

Jun Wang, Member of the Standing Committee of the CPC Hechi Municipal Committee

Qiang Fu, Deputy Director of Health Development Research Center, National Health Commission of China

Chongjun Tan, Deputy Dean of Ali Research Institute

Huaxiang Lu, Director of Housing and Settlement Research Institute, China Academy of Urban Planning and Design

Kexin Liu, Head of Physical & Personnel Security, Greater China at Philips Foundation

Jing Wu, Research Fellow, Institutes of Science and Development, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Yan Xue, Senior Expert of Ali Research and Director of Ali SME Research Center

Yongjie Chen, Deputy Party Secretary and Town Chief of Zhili, Zhejiang

Anyi Wang, Postdoctoral Research Scholar, Research Program on Sustainability Policy and Management (SPM), Columbia University Earth Institute

11:30 a.m. - 11:50 a.m.

Q&A

 

Reminders
  • Event language: Chinese
  • The event opens only to Columbia students and alumni.
  • If you have any questions, please email [email protected]
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