China Economic Symposium gathers global governments, business and academic leaders annually to navigate the new global economy and explore China’s role in it.

About the Symposium

In an ever interconnected world, the importance of understanding China’s role in the global economy is undeniable. Since 2015, the annual flagship event focused on topic including China’s economic outlook, industrial economy, climate change and global trade and business opportunities. Co-organizers including Australia Victoria State Government, Institute of Directors, China Center for Globalization, British Chamber of Commerce, China-Britain Business Council.

80+

Speakers from 6 countries

1.97M

Unique viewers online

1350+

Offline participants

1/2

Participants are director-level & above

1460+

Chinese and global media coverage

4

Locations worldwide

Topics

The event has shed light on pertinent topics including:

New global economy

China’s growth drivers

Chinese business sentiment

Carbon neutrality

Impact investment

Common prosperity

China-UK relations

China-Australia trade

Past Speakers

Liu Xiaoming

Special Representative of the Chinese Government on Korean Peninsula Affairs; Former Ambassador, the People's Republic of China to the UK

LONG Zhou

Consul General, Chinese General Consulate in Melbourne

Sir Douglas Flint

UK Government’s Special Envoy to the Belt and Road Initiative

The Hon Daniel Andrews

MP, Premier, Victoria State Government of Australia

Tatiana KRYLOVA

Head of the Enterprise Branch, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)

Gönül Serbest

Chief Executive Officer, Global Victoria– State Government of Victoria, Australia

The Hon John Brumby

Premier, National President, Australia China Business Council

Tim DILLON

Commissioner to Europe and Israel, Victoria State Government of Australia

Stephanie Fahey

Trustee of The Asia Foundation
Former CEO of the Australian Trade and Investment Commission

Malcolm SWEETING

Pro Chancellor and Chair at The Open University

XIANG Bing

Founding Dean, Professor of China Business and Globalization at CKGSB

PhD, University of Alberta

Ian HARPER

Dean, Melbourne Business School

Linda YUEH

Fellow in Economics at St Edmund Hall, Oxford University

Leslie YOUNG

Professor of Economics, CKGSB

LIU Jing

Professor of Accounting and Finance, Director of Investment Research Center

PhD, Columbia University

GAN Jie

Professor of Finance, Director of Center on Finance and Economic Growth at CKGSB

PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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