August 15, 2017, the delegation of Zhejiang University School of Management led by Vice President of Zhejiang University School of Management Chen Ling visited Dubai.
The delegation came to the Amity University of Dubai. School Representative Ms. Mariam Shaikh, Mr. Raunaq Dubey and the Head of the Chinese Delegation, Ms. Liu Yun express a warm welcome. Mr. Raunaq Dubey who from Amity Incubators Centre briefed the basic situation and advantages of Amity University to the delegation. Vice-Chancellor Narayannan Ramachandran stressed that Amity has been hoping to work with Chinese institutions and welcome more Chinese students come to Amity University.
陈凌副院长在介绍浙江大学概况时说：浙江大学是一所历史悠久，声誉卓著的高等学府，坐落于素有“人间天堂”美誉的历史文化名城杭州，浙江大学管理学院在浙江大学强大后盾的支持下，依托广泛的人脉资源，在MBA 和 EMBA 有多年的办学经验，也一直致力于培养具有国际视野、创新能力和社会责任的企业家与高级管理人才。陈凌副院长对未来双方可能合作的意向也做了积极表态，还询问了在阿米提大学中国留学生的情况及新生的入学标准。会后，宾主双方互送了富有本地特色的纪念品，并合影留念。
Vice President of Zhejiang University Chen Ling said: Zhejiang University is a long history, reputable institutions of higher learning which located in known as ‘paradise’ reputation of the historical and cultural city of Hangzhou. Under the strong support of Zhejiang University, Zhejiang University School of Management relying on a wide range of network resources got many years of school experience on MBA and EMBA and has also been committed to cultivate an international perspective, innovation and social responsibility of entrepreneurs and senior management personnel. Vice President Chen Ling also made a positive statement on the intention of the two sides to cooperate in the future, and asked about the situation of Chinese students studying at Amity University and the admission criteria for new students.After the meeting, two sides exchanged souvenirs with local features and took the pictures for commemoration.
Subsequently, the delegation visited the Canadian University of Dubai, General Manger of the school’s international department Brian Banford, Dean of Faculty of Architecture and Engineering Hichem Ben-El-Mechaiekh, Assistant Professor of Faculty of Communications Arts and Sciences Julia Finnigan, Professor of School of Business Scott Tan and the Chinese delegate Ms. Zhang Zhuangfang warmly welcomed the arrival of the delegation.
Brian Banford briefed the status and achievements of Canadian University of Dubai to the delegation. The local government has always regarded Canadian University of Dubai as a model. He said that many students choose to study undergraduate courses at Canada University of Dubai and then in continue their graduate courses there. He also welcomed the Chinese students to come to Canada University of Dubai for studying and future study.
Professor Julia Finnegan presented her views on luxury marketing and management and briefed the strengths and challenges of Dubai to the delegation of Zhejiang University and said that the management curriculum should be adapt different the times and strive to be innovative. After the meeting, the Representatives of the two sides exchanged gifts and took the pictures for commemoration.
Doctoral tutor Professor of Zhejiang University Zhao Wei, director of School of Management Zhejiang University EDP Center Sun Jianping, international project director of school of Management Zhejiang University EDP Center Song Lili and others attended the activities above.
August 16th, the delegation held a seminar on ‘Belt and Road’ business education (Dubai) promotion, the Consulate General of the Chinese Consulate in Dubai Zhang Qun, the delegation of the School of Management Zhejiang University and a total of more than 300 overseas Chinese attended the conference. Vice-President of Amity University Ms. Mariam Shaikh delivered a welcoming speech.
As the organizers and hosts of the conference, President of the UAE Overseas Chinese Women's Federation Pan Xiuping expressed sincere gratitude to the guests for their arrival. She said that since the establishment of the Women's Federation, has been uphold to provide the faith of support and services to women and actively help everyone in all areas to improve their ability and quality. Under the calling from ‘Belt and Road’ from motherland, the Women's Federation invited School of Management Zhejiang University to Dubai and build a platform for continuing education for most Chinese people and hoping to help everyone improve financial knowledge, familiar with policy guidance, the establishment of high-quality contacts and enhance business performance, promote economic and trade exchanges and cultural exchanges between China and UAE.
Vice President of School of Management Zhejiang University Chen Ling introduced the basic situation of Zhejiang University and College of Management EDP Center curriculum, hope that the spirit of the principle of ‘complementary advantages, and seek development’ to promote the UAE overseas Chinese re-education, talent and the upgrading of industrial structure to make a modest contribution.
At the meeting, President of the UAE Overseas Chinese Women's Federation Ms. Pan Xiuping and Vice President of the School of Management Zhejiang University Chen Ling signed an agreement on the cooperation of personnel training and exchanged gifts.
Subsequently, Zhejiang University School of Economics Professor Zhao Wei did a wonderful open class for the guests. In the open class, Professor Zhao Wei analyzed the current economic situation and the challenges and opportunities faced by overseas Chinese. He hoped that the business elite and enterprises would meet the challenge and meet the new opportunities brought by the Dubai World Expo in 2020. After the opening of the public class, Professor Zhao Wei also carried out a pleasant interaction with the guests, and answered the question.This promotion meeting and public class were ending in success.
Reported by Middle East Network Television exclusive