The US vs China: Who will dominate tech?
The competition for technological supremacy between the US and China will dominate the next decade.
Whose model is going to win? While the US is more formidable, its lead may be challenged by the Made in China 2025 campaign.
Sandy Plunkett, founder of Innovation Clearinghouse consultancy, and Associate Professor Hussain Rammal of the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) Business School will decide the winner in a panel chaired by Australia-China Relations Institute (ACRI) Director Professor Bob Carr, followed by a Q&A session with the audience.
Fourth ACRI emerging leaders networking evening
The Australia-China Relations Institute (ACRI) at the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) welcomed Daniel Street, Senior Strategist for the private-sector arm of the World Bank Group, the International Finance Corporation (IFC), based in Washington DC, to address ACRI's fourth emerging leaders networking evening.
ACRI's emerging leaders networking evenings are an opportunity for young professionals with an interest in Australia-China relations the chance to connect with others in the space and learn from their insights.
The Australia-China tourism relationship
It is well known that China is now Australia’s largest and most lucrative source of tourism to Australia at 1.35 million visitors and AU$11 billion annually. It is less well known that 700,000 Australians visit China annually and Australia ranks as the 13th largest source of inbound tourism to China.
The Chinese seafood market: Opportunities and challenges for Australian exporters
The rapid changes in China’s economy and society since the reform period have generated strong opportunities for exporters of natural resources, and Australian seafood exporters have responded accordingly. Australian seafood products now have a significant presence in the Chinese seafood market, characterised in particular by high-value products such as rock lobster and abalone.
ACRI/Urban Taskforce industry breakfast
ACRI/Urban Taskforce industry breakfast: Has Chinese capital stopped investing in Australian real estate or is it just the tip of the iceberg?
China from a Hong Kong perspective
The Australia-China Relations Institute (ACRI) at the University of Technology Sydney welcomed Ivan Chu, Chairman of John Swire & Sons (China) to give a view of China from a Hong Kong perspective.
ACRI Emerging leaders networking evening: Guest speaker - Xiao Xiao
The Australia-China Relations Institute (ACRI) at the University of Technology Sydney welcomed Chinese-born, English educated, Hong Kong-based business leader Ms Xiao Xiao to address our emerging leaders networking evening at UTS. Ms Xiao is a Director and Deputy General Manager within the China Hongqiao Group, one of the leading aluminium product manufacturers in China. Based in Shandong Province, it is engaged in the production and sale of molten aluminium alloy and aluminium alloy ingots.
What Chinese farmers are learning from Australia
The Australia-China Relations Institute (ACRI) at the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) in association with NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) and the Sydney Institute of Agriculture at the University of Sydney, presented a discussion on the management of grasslands in China. Big environmental gains flow from improved management of grasslands, such as the reduced incidence of dust storms. Sustainable grasslands mean better productivity in raising cattle, sheep, goats and yaks. This is a fascinating area of little known Australia-China cooperation.
ACRI Emerging leaders networking evening
The Australia-China Relations Institute (ACRI) at the University of Technology Sydney welcomed young professionals to the first emerging leaders networking evening for 2018, held at NSW Parliament House. The aim of the event was to provide young professionals with an interest in Australia-China relations the chance to connect with peers and learn from their insights.
ACRI Director Professor Bob Carr and Deputy Director Professor James Laurenceson briefed attendees on the work of ACRI and the latest developments in Australia-China relations.
Australia-China Dialogue: IP protection and border enforcement
The China Law Research Group in the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) Faculty of Law together with the Australia-China Relations Institute (ACRI) hosted the second Chinese-Australian Dialogue on Intellectual Property (IP) Protection and Border Enforcement. This was a continuation of the 2014 Dialogue with Australian Border Force, various business organisations, IP Legal Experts and Chinese counterparts.