Upcoming webinar “Belgium-China cooperation in higher education: China projects"

(22-06-2022) organized by the Belgian-Chinese Chamber of Commerce

30 June 2022, 11.00 CET

As bilateral Chamber of Commerce for China, BCECC is committed to promoting mutual understanding between Belgium and China. What better way to do this than to focus on higher education, where the next generation of young people will be trained and learn to broaden their minds? What does the academic cooperation between our two countries look like, and which China projects do different Belgian universities offer?

Speakers from higher education institutions in Flanders, Wallonia and the Brussels Capital Region will discuss their cooperation with China and the opportunities for students and businesses.


11:00-11:10: Opening words by Mr. Bernard Dewit, Chairman of the Belgian-Chinese Chamber of Commerce (BCECC)

11:10-11:25: Presentation by Mr. Luc Taerwe, Director China Platform of Ghent University

11:25-11:40: Presentation by Mr. Wilfried Niessen, Dean of HEC Liège Management School - University of Liège

11:40-11:55: Presentation by Mr. Xiaohong Tong, Head of VUB China Network & Dr. Aysun Caliskan, EU-China Higher Education Center & Department of Educational Sciences of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB)

11:55-12:10: Presentation by Mr. Denis Flandre, Professor of UC Louvain

12:10-12:20: Q&A session

12:20-12:30: Closing remarks by Mr. Bernard Dewit, Chairman of the Belgian-Chinese Chamber of Commerce (BCECC)


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