Twenty seventeen has been another period of intense interaction between Switzerland and China as both countries continue to strengthen their relations. Highlighting current trends, Swiss Ambassador Dr. Jean-Jacques de Dardel will provide a comprehensive overview of the state of Sino-Swiss affairs—domestically, bilaterally and regionally.
H.E. Dr. Jean-Jacques de Dardel - Ambassador of Switzerland
H.E. Dr. Jean-Jacques de Dardel is Switzerland’s Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China, Mongolia and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea. Previously, he served as Ambassador to the French Republic, the Principality of Monaco, UNESCO and the International Organization of La Francophonie until 2014, Ambassador to the Kingdom of Belgium and Head of the Swiss Mission to NATO until 2011 and Assistant Secretary of State for Europe, Central Asia, the Council of Europe and the OSCE until 2007. Dr. de Dardel’s 35-year career in the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs includes postings to Washington, Canberra and Vienna. Originally from Neuchâtel and Nendaz in the French-speaking part of Switzerland, Dr. de Dardel holds a Master’s degree in Economics from the University of Geneva and a PhD in Political Science from the Graduate Institute of Higher International Studies (now IHEID) in Geneva.
The Parkview Speaker Corner is situated on the 10th floor of D tower, Parkview Green Building along with the Museum Café and the renowned Parkview Museum Beijing. This grand auditorium seats 120 people and is well equipped with a 141-inch multi-functional screen, offering a perfect environment with artistic atmosphere for private premieres, conferences, forums and any kind of events.
18:30 – 19:00 Registration
19:00 – 19:45 Presentation
19:45 – 20:00 Q&A session
20:00 – 21:30 Dinner Buffet & Networking
- Members: RMB 260
- Non-Members: RMB 400
INFORMATION & REGISTRATION
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RSVP: Please register by 17 October 2017