Bob & Kim Griffin Building U.S.-China Bridges Lecture
The China Center's annual Bob and Kim Griffin Building U.S.- China Bridges Lecture features high-profile speakers who are experts in a wide range of timely and critical China-related topics, from economics and business to culture and politics. The event is free and open to the public.
2018 Griffin Lecture
China in the New Era: What Lies Ahead? Mega Shifts in China and Strategic Implications
On March 7, 2018, the University of Minnesota China Center welcomed Haiyan Wang, managing partner of the China India Institute, to deliver the keynote at the 17th Annual Bob and Kim Griffin Building U.S.-China Bridges Lecture. Ms. Wang presented on the topic, “China in the New Era: What Lies Ahead? Mega Shifts in China and Strategic Implications.” In her timely and insightful lecture, Ms. Wang tied together China’s rise to an economic superpower and goals for the future with present challenges to creating balanced and sustainable economic growth.