Science Diplomacy Event Series


The Science Diplomacy event series is a new edition of swissnex China, discussing China’s Belt and Road from a scientific point of view.


Past events:

  • April 30, 2020: This event featured three experts in translation and interpretation: Prof. Dr. Hannelore Lee-Jahnke, Prof. Dr. Irene Zhang and Prof. Dr. Zhengren Li, all hailing from the Graduate Institute of Interpretation and Translation at SISU. The speakers explored how to successfully communicate across borders and what role machine translation could play in the quest for precise and nuanced translation.
  • July 16, 2019: swissnex China was delighted to welcome Dr. Jan-Alexander Posth (Senior Lecturer, ZHAW) and Allegra G. Fonda-Bonardi (Chief Officer of Research, DeTao Institute of Green Development) as part of its first Science Diplomacy event series. The two speakers compared and discussed their perspectives on ESG compliant investment along China’s Belt & Road.