in collaboration with
On January 23rd and 25th,
the Swiss Centers China had the honor to organize visits and
conferences for the IMD Business School
of Lausanne during their EMBA China Discovery Expedition.
More than 60 global
executives visited the bike sharing industry leader Ofo in Beijng.
We thank the Swiss Business Hub for their support in arranging the
visit. Dr. Liu Ka, Vice-President of China
and International Government Affairs, shared with the group the latest
development of the rapid-growing company as well as its future
In Shanghai, Novartis Campus welcomed the
delegation in their second global facility. After a presentation of Mr.
William Chen, Senior Manager Public Affairs, Dr. Larry Zhang,
Vice-President of Novartis China, responsible for Public Affairs and
Corporate Responsibility answered questions on China’s pharma
challenges and opportunities for foreign companies.
In the evening, more than
120 executives attended a conference organized by the Swiss Centers
China on “Why China needs Western technology more than ever”, a lecture
given by Mr. Nicolas Musy as well as tangible
insights shared by the Swiss company DEC China on “how SME’s can serve
the Chinese economy”.
The Swiss Centers China
would like to sincerely thank the IMD Business School for its
visit to China and all the company representatives for their precious
time and commitment to share insights with the group.