Rising Asia - Anxious Europe > Keynote Speakers
Rising Asia, Anxious Europe
Confirmed keynote speakers on the opening day, 2 May 2012:
Prof. Dr. Peter van der Veer, Director of the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity, Göttingen
"Coping with Diversity in Europe, India and China"
Isabel Hilton, London-based international journalist and broadcaster, Editor of chinadialogue.net
"Future green superpowers: Chinese competition or cooperation?"
Prof. Dr. Ulrich Beck, Department of Sociology
Ludwig-Maximilians University, Munich and London School of Economics
"World at Risk: are Asia and Europe chasing the same dream or nightmare?"
Confirmed keynote speaker on 3 May 2012:
- Prof. Aihwa Ong, Socio-Cultural Anthropology and Southeast Asian Studies at the University of California, Berkeley
"Science as the Heart of “World-Class” Cities in Asia"