HPAIR Talks were held at the AIFC Bureau platform

21.08.2019

On August 18, as part of the HPAIR Asia Conference 2019 at the Astana International Campus venue of the Astana International Financial Center (AIFC) HPAIR Talks open lectures were held with the participation of experts in the field of education, economics, business, culture, communications and technology.

The event is designed to inspire students for continuous professional development and engage the audience in an open expert discussion for the exchange of knowledge and experience in the field of energy and environmental sustainability, geopolitics, economics, social policy, justice and technology.

During the HPAIR Talks, an open discussion was held on those topics affecting the prospects for China's growth and development, features of the flow of Chinese investments in energy projects, issues of unlocking human potential and training personal growth skills, including sharing personal experiences in building a business abroad and personal success story.

Among the speakers there was a number of international experts such as McKinsey's senior partner, McKinsey Global Institute director, author of global economic trends in China and Asia - Jonathan Woetzel, founders of Forest Wolf - Crystal Wolf and Gregor Lim Lange, former expert at the Russian Council on Foreign Affairs - Vita Spivak, assistant policy researcher at RAND, Ph.D. in postgraduate studies at Pardee RAND - Moon Kim, Executive Dean of the Chongyang Institute for Financial Studies, Renmin University of China - Dr. Wang Weng, as well as co-founder and CEO of Nommi - Alyona Tkachenko.

HPAIR Talks was initiated by the Bureau for Continuing Professional Development (BCPD) and supported by The Harvard College Project for Asian and International Relations (HPAIR).