Lectures and seminars

China Faculty - March Meeting

2015-03-1915:00 Room 718, floor 7 of Aula MedicaCampus Solna

Curious About China?

KI-China faculty invites you to  

"The Chinese Dream of Great National Renewal: Challenges for China and the World" 

Lecture by Börje Ljunggren followed by Q&A and discussion

Börje Ljunggren is Sweden's former ambassador to China (2002-2006) and Vietnam (1994-97). Currently, ambassador Ljunggren is responsible for the coordination of the Stockholm China Forum (GMF) on behalf of the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs and chairperson of the SEB Asia Council. Ambassador Ljunggren is a member of the board of Lund University, the Raoul Wallenberg Institute, the Stockholm China Economic Research Institute of the Stockholm School of Economics and the Cambodia Development Resource Institute. Ambassador Ljunggren holds a Ph. D. in political science and is an Associate of the Harvard University Asia Center. His publications include “The Challenge of Reform in Indochina” (HIID/Harvard University Press, 1993) and “Kina: vår tids drama” (“China: the Drama of Time”), second edition, October 2009. His book “Den kinesiska drömmen: utmaningar för Kina och världen” (The Chinese Dream: Challenges for China and the World) was published earlier in February, 2015.

All interested welcome! 

After the lecture at 16.00 the China-KI faculty meeting continues:

  1. Reports on next round of funding by Vetenskapsrådet (VR) and the National Science Foundation
  2. Progress of the new Hong Kong-initiative
  3. Our faculties' next strategy with partners in Beijing & Shanghai 
  4. Brief up-date from China (Luni Chen)
  5. Other matters
Contact person: Ingemar Ernberg