Monday, November 6th, 2017



Location: Yale Center Beijing

Yale Center Beijing
36th Floor, Tower B, IFC Building
8 Jianguomenwai Avenue (建国门外大街)
Chaoyang District, Beijing, China

The Center is located directly across from the Jianguo Hotel on the south side of Jianguomenwai Avenue. The closest subway station is Yong’anli. View location on Baidu maps.

A bus shuttle is available from Lakeview Hotel on Peking University Campus.

10:30                          Shuttle leaves Lakeview Hotel


11:30 – 12:30              Registration and Luncheon


12:30 – 13:00              Welcome and Opening Remarks

                                        Prof. Ian Shapiro (Yale University)

​                                        Prof. Anshan Li (Peking University)


13:00 – 14:15              Sino-African Development Cooperation

                                        Opening speaker: Prof. Ibrahim Gambari

                                        Moderator: Malte Lierl


14:15 – 14:30              *Tea*


14:30 – 15:45              Industrial and Human Capital Development Initiatives in Africa

                                        Moderator: Ian Shapiro


15:45 – 16:00               *Tea*


16:00 – 17:15              Africa’s Financial Sector and Sino-African Financing Models

                                        Opening speaker: Colin Coleman (Goldman Sachs)

                                        Moderator: Lina Getachew Ayenew


17:30 – 18:00               *Cocktail reception*


18:00 – 20:00              Closing Dinner


20:15                          Shuttle returns to Lakeview Hotel