7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Martin Jacques, well known British author, broadcaster and academic talks about
“How China will change nearly everything”.
Martin Jacques presented his ideas to a select audience of policy makers, policy shapers and entrepreneurs, all with an interest in debating the extent to which China will change us and what the implications of this may be.
ABOUT: Martin Jacques is the author of the global best-seller When China Rules the World: the End of the Western World and the Birth of a New Global Order. It was first published in 2009 and has since been translated into fourteen languages and sold over 300,000 copies. The book has been shortlisted for two major literary awards. A second edition of the book, greatly expanded and fully updated, was published in 2012. His TED talk on how to understand China has had 1.3 million views. He is a Senior Fellow at the Department of Politics and International Studies, Cambridge University, and a Visiting Professor at Tsinghua University, Beijing. He is also a non-resident Fellow at the Transatlantic Academy, Washington DC.