Regular Events

Conferences, Lectures and Workshops regularly hosted by the Technology and Management Centre for Development (TMCD) include:

1) Distinguished Speaker Lectures
2) TMCD - Said Business School (SBS) Joint Workshops
3) Oxford Forum on China and the World Economy
4) Academy of Innovation and Entrepreneurship (AIE) Annual Conference
 

1) Distinguished Speaker Lectures

• TMCD - Said Business School Distinguished Lecture, Prof George Yip, Co-Director of Centre on China Innovation, at China Europe International Business School, 23 October 2014. Prof Yip delivered a talk on 'Innovation, China's Next Advantage' in the Seminar Room 2 at Queen Elizabeth House. [read more...]

• ODID & TMCD Distinguished Lecture, Mr Yong Li, UNIDO Director General, 13 February 2014
Mr Yong Li discussed the importance of industrialisation at the lecture hosted in the University of Oxford's Examinations School. [read more...]

• ODID & TMCD Distinguished Lecture, Mr Victor Zhang, CEO Huawei Technologies UK, 7 February 2013
Mr Victor Zhang discussed the' Internationalisation and Innovation by Chinese Multinational Companies' on the ODID & TMCD Distinguished Lecture. Professor Edmund Fitzgerald (Professor of International Development Finance) and Professor Xiaolan Fu (Professor of Technology and International Development) chaired the lecture. [read more...]

• ODID, TMCD & Cairncross Foundation Distinguished Lecture, Professor Wu Jinglian (Development Research Centre, PRC), 5 December 2012
Professor Wu Jinglian debated 'The Challenges in China’s Economic Policy and System Reform' on the ODID, TMD Centre & Cairncross Foundation Distinguished Guest Lecture. Professor Edmund Fitzgerald (Professor of International Development Finance) chaired the lecture and  Professor Adrian Wood (Professor Emeritus, Oxford University) was the invited panellist. [read more...]

• ODID and TMCD Distinguished Guest Lecture, 8 November 2012
Professor Rajneesh Narula, Director of the John Dunning Centre of International Business, Reading University, was the invited speaker for a lecture on 'Developing country multinational firms in perspective'.

2) TMCD - Said Business School Joint Work-in-Progress Workshops

• The Technology and Management Centre for Development (TMCD) and the Said Business School (SBS) have been succesfully co-organising joint work-in-progress workshops since November 2012. Speakers have included Dr Giacomo Zanello, Claudia Contreras, Dr Maria Teresa Aceytuno Perez (University of Huelva), Yasser Bhatti, Abrar Chaudhury, Cintia Kulzer Sacilotto, Cyrielle Auffray, among other. [read more...]

3) Oxford Forum on China and the World Economy

• OXCEP China Policy Forum co-organised by OXCEP & TMD Centre, 7 June 2013

• Oxford Forum on China and the World Economy, co-organised by TMCD and Oxford University China Centre, 11 May 2012

• Oxford Forum on China and the World Economy, co-organised by TMCD and Oxford Institute for Global Development, 9 May 2009
 

4) AIE Conference

• Annual Conference of the Academy of Innovation and Entrepreneurship 2013 (jointly organised with Tsinghua University) [read more...]

• Annual Conference of the Academy of Innovation and Entrepreneurship (jointly organised by the TMCD and Tsinghua University since 2010 (2010, 2011 and 2012). [read more...]

5) Other

• TMCD Seminar on 'Catching Up or Breaking Out? Capability Development Strategy of Latecomer Firms and Nations' with Prof Poh Kam Wong, NUS Business School. [read more...]

• TMCD Inaugural Conference on "Confronting the Challenge of Technology for Development: Experiences from the BRICS", 29-30 May 2008