SEMINAR ON RESEARCH AND COLLABORATION OPPORTUNITIES WITH CHINESE INSTITUTIONS

Objectives

  1. Brief the academic communities of the feedback from the African scholars’ visits to China.
  2. Identify research and collaboration opportunities.
  3. Develop a working relationship between UNILAG Academics and Chinese Institutions.
  4. Create a database of Scholars who are interested in research and networking with Chinese Scholars and institutions.
  5. Promote a deeper understanding of the various bilateral relationships between Africa and China. 

Seminar Body

  1. Present the report of the China trip.
  2. Present the thematic research areas identified:
    • Belt and Road Initiative.
    • Forum of China Africa Cooperation. 
    • China Africa Institute Research Partnership Request.
    • China Africa Research Network. 
    • Business and Investment Opportunities in Nigeria and China. 
  3. Goodwill messages from Partners.
  1. Enlighten audience about the research opportunities and collaborations with Chinese institutions.
  2. Create a China-Africa research network.
  1. DVC Academics to Chair the event.
  2. Deputy Consulate General of Chinese Embassy in Lagos as Special Guest.
  3. Mr. Liu Ronnie CEO Chinatown /President of CIADP and Co-Chair INCDS.
  4. Directors of Confucius Institute.
  5. Heads of Departments/Directors of Institutes, members of academics.
  6. Research institutes and Business Analysis.
  7. Nigerian Institute of International Affairs.
  8. Chinese companies: Tencent, Miniso HUA FEI.
  9. People’s Daily and CGTV Correspondent.
  10. Media Organization.
  • Date: August 20, 2019
  • Client: DLI Main Auditorium
  • Category:
  • Value: Thursday August 22, 2019