Leadership Forum - 28 August 2010 - Shanghai World Expo 2010 - Belgian EU Pavilion back to events

Date: 28/08/2010 - 28/08/2010
Where: Belgian Pavilion
Type: FCCC events
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On Saturday, 28 August 2010, the Flanders-China Chamber of Commerce and the China Europe International Business School will organise a ‘Leadership Forum’ with the support of the Province of East Flanders.   This event will take place at the Belgian-EU Pavilion at Shanghai World Expo 2010. 
The forum will focus on differences in management and leadership between East and West.  Experts will share their views on how to improve your leadership skills and how to deal with cultural differences.

It will be followed by a networking cocktail reception at the Belgian Pavilion and VIP visits to other pavilions at Shanghai Expo.

The programme is as follows:

    08h15     Registration at Jin Jiang Hotel, 59 Mao Ming Road, Shanghai

    08h45     Departure to the Shanghai World Expo

    10h30     Welcome by Mr Marc De Buck, Deputy Governor of the Province of East Flanders

                   Introduction by Mrs Gwenn Sonck, Executive Director, Flanders-China
Chamber of Commerce
                   Film “World leaders from the heart of Europe: Flanders, small size, big opportunities”
                   presented by the Flanders-China Chamber of Commerce

    10h55     “World Expo and Cultural Dialogue” by Dr XU Bo, Assistant 
                   Commissioner General, World Expo Shanghai 2010

    11h15     “The impact of Ancient China Practical Wisdom on Western leadership and 
                   management abroad – Three Monks, Four premises” by Ms Annette D.S.M. Nijs, 
                   Executive Director Global, Initiative CEIBS and former Dutch Cabinet Minister for 
                   Science, Education and Culture

    12h15     "Management Style in China - What is different and how does a Belgian and a Belgian
                   company adapt?" by Mr Yves Baetsle, Asia Pacific, CFO, Agfa HealthCare

    12h30     Closure by Mr. Philippe Snel Bencham by Mr Philippe Snel, Chairman of the Board of
                   Directors of the Benelux Chamber of Commerce

    12h35     Question and answer session

    12h45     Lottery draw and networking cocktail reception

    13h30     VIP Visit to other pavilions

We would like to invite you to attend the forum, the networking cocktail reception and the VIP visits to other pavilions. 

If you would like to attend the seminar, please register by 15 August 2010.

Participation is free of charge.