China-American economic relations : retrospect and prospect = 中美經貿關係 : 回顧與前瞻

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Lingnan University

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Vincent Woo Distinguished Visiting Scholars Programme

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Public Lecture




6:00 p.m. -- 8:00 p.m.


MBG06, Lam Woo Lecture Theatre, Main Building Building, Lingnan University



The Vincent Woo Distinguished Visiting Scholars Programme 2006 of Lingnan University presented a public lecture by Prof CHENG Si-wei, Vice-Chairman, Standing Committee of the National People's Congress (NPC), PRC on 3 April 2006. The lecture was entitled “China-American Economic Relations: Retrospect and Prospect”. Prof Cheng shared with enthusiastic audience his views and analysis on the development and prospect of the China-American economics relationship throughout the lecture.



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Prof. Cheng Si-wei is the Vice-Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress of the People's Republic of China, and Chairman of the China Democratic National Construction Association (CDNCA). Prof Cheng obtained the Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree from the University of California, Los Angeles, USA in 1984. He was an academic advisor to the World Bank and has published many academic books and over 120 articles in leading academic journals. Prof Cheng has been dedicated in the development of management sciences in China and has proposed the widely recognized “three foundations, three levels, three areas” concept which has formed the framework and direction of the subject. In recent years, Prof Cheng has also proactively advanced the development of venture capital in China, which earned him the recognition as the “godfather of venture capital in China”.

成思危教授現為全國人民代表大會常務委員會副委員長及中國民主建國會主席。成教授於1984年獲美國加州大學洛杉磯分校工商管理碩士學位,曾兼任世界銀行學術顧問,其所出版的學術專著繁多,並在重要學術期刊上發表論文逾120篇。成教授致力促進中國管理科學的發展,倡議獲廣泛應用的「三個基礎,三個層次, 三個領域」的學科結構和發展策略。此外,成教授近年積極推動中國風險投資事業的發展,被譽為「中國風險投資事業之父」。

Vincent Woo Distinguished Visiting Scholar Programme 2006, Lingnan University

The public lecture was part of the “Vincent Woo Distinguished Visiting Scholar Programme” established in 1999 with the generous endowment given by Dr Vincent Woo Wing-fai. The Programme provides funding for the University to invite an internationally renowned scholar to stay on campus for a week each year to give a public lecture, hold seminars with staff and students, and give advice to various academic departments.


Recommended Citation

Cheng, S. (2006, April 3). China-American economic relations: Retrospect and prospect = 中美經貿關係 : 回顧與前瞻 [Video podcast]. Retrieved from