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Jijun Xing

Science and Technology Counselor in Chinese Consulate-General in New York

Dr. Xing Jijun, Science and Technology Counselor in Chinese Consulate-General in New York. He received a bachelor degree of engineering, Tianjing University, a master degree in economics, People’s University of China and a PhD in administrative management, Huazhong S&T University.

 

Dr. Xing has years of experience since 1990 in managing and facilitating international scientific and technological cooperation. He served in Chinese Embassies in Norway and the Netherlands, Director of Asia and Africa and Director of Europe in the Chinese Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST).

 

Before taking the current position, Dr. Xing served China Science and Technology Exchange Center as Deputy Director General covering governmental and non-governmental cooperation in science and technology, technology transfer and academic exchanges. His personal academic interest includes low carbon development technologies and low cost health technologies etc. Dr. Xing is now also a strategic evaluation expert for international cooperation under European Horizon 2020 program.

Speech: Global Economy

Diana Ma

CEO, Management Science Beyond; Former Analytical Expert at McKinsey & Company

Teng Diana Ma graduated at Renmin University of China with Honor, bachelor degree of International economics, Johns Hopkins University, master degree of economics, and Columbia University, Graduated School of Business. Teng Diana Ma is the founder of Management Science Beyond Company. Prior to starting her own business, Diana Ma worked at McKinsey & Company as an analytical expert from 2016 to 2017, entrepreneurially leading analytical client relationship development in both Pharmaceutical, auto, and Telecommunications sectors. In 2015, She was an executive director of marketing measurement and investment at Verizon, Building and developing an analytical expert team to establish in-house capability. In 2014, She became the winner of Effie Award of Sustained Efficacy. With years of experience in business, she will be a professional mentor for everyone who are fighting for starting business.

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Panel 3B: Power and Influence of Technology

Sep 17 (Sun) 11:15 am - 12:45pm

International Affairs Building 1501, Columbia University