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Weekly Newsletter: November 20, 2017

November 20, 2017
Weekly Newsletter: November 20, 2017

This Week’s Highlights Speaker: Rotarian Jens Hamester Topic: The Rotary Foundation Rtn Jens has been the Chair of our Rotary Foundation program for a while now, and has kindly agreed to share his insight on how the foundation works, what areas it is supporting, and how we as individuals can contribute to its causes....

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Weekly Newsletter: November 10, 2017

November 20, 2017
Weekly Newsletter: November 10, 2017

This Week’s Highlights Speaker: Rotarian Tony Boyle,  Semi-Retired Offshore Installation Manager   As an introduction to Tony’s speech, Russell made it known that Tony had started life as a member of the Inland Revenue. However, Tony was able to draw attention away from this fact by speaking, not so much about the Offshore Oil...

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Weekly Newsletter: November 03, 2017

November 20, 2017
Weekly Newsletter: November 03, 2017

This Week’s Highlights Speaker: Rotarian Jens Hamester Topic: The Rotary Foundation Rtn Jens has been the Chair of our Rotary Foundation program for a while now, and has kindly agreed to share his insight on how the foundation works, what areas it is supporting, and how we as individuals can contribute to its causes....

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Weekly Newsletter: October 27, 2017

October 30, 2017
Weekly Newsletter: October 27, 2017

This Week’s Highlights Fellowship Dinner on October 24th October 24th is Rotary’s World Polio Day. Together with Beijing International Peace Culture Foundation, the Rotary Club of Beijing organized a fellowship dinner at the Beijing Peace Garden Museum.   Mr. John Zhao, director of the Beijing International Peace Culture Foundation hosted the fellowship dinner. President...

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Weekly Newsletter: October 20, 2017

October 23, 2017
Weekly Newsletter: October 20, 2017

This Week’s Highlights Speaker: Alec Ash Topic: Generational trends shaping young China today, and how it connects to China’s historical legacy of youth and change   Our speaker Alec Ash presented Wish Lanterns, his nonfiction book published by Picador in 2016 and a BBC Radio 4 Book of the Week, that follows six young...

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Weekly Newsletter: October 13, 2017

October 13, 2017
Weekly Newsletter:  October 13, 2017

This Week’s Highlights Club Lunch at Kempinski *Above: Rotarians and guests at lunch   President Russell hosted the regular club lunch on Tuesday, October 10th at Kempinski Hotel. There was no speaker.   Rotaract Meeting Rotarian Gilbert attended the Rotaract weekly meeting in The Crib. Rotaract handed over the funds they collected for MCF...

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Weekly Newsletter: September 29, 2017

September 29, 2017
Weekly Newsletter: September 29, 2017

This Week’s Highlights Club Trip to Huairou *Above: Rotarians and guests at the museum. On Tuesday, September 26, our club had its first club tour this year. Rotarians visited the vintage car museum in Huairou and had an early dinner. This trip was organized by Rotarian Jens Hamester. *Above: Rotarians Jens introducing the plain....

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Weekly Newsletter: September 22, 2017

September 28, 2017
Weekly Newsletter: September 22, 2017

This Week’s Highlights Speaker: Viktor Arak Topic: Success Stories of Interim Management in China Our speaker Viktor began his presentation by pointing out the challenges of doing business in China, especially as a foreign company. Beside the obvious language barriers, there is also a fast-changing business environment and opaque distribution and supply chains that...

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Weekly Newsletter: September 15, 2017

September 15, 2017
Weekly Newsletter: September 15, 2017

This Week’s Highlights Speaker: Sven Hundhausen Topic: Connected Mobility In this week’s presentation our speaker, Rtn Sven, provided us with insight on OEMs vs. Digitals in the automotive industry. He described an industry in a transformative stage, new competitors with a different attitude, a different culture and very different opportunities. OEMs typically have three...

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Weekly Newsletter: September 08, 2017

September 14, 2017
Weekly Newsletter: September 08, 2017

This Week’s Highlights Speaker: Julian Gornall-Thode Topic: China Sport Our speaker this week was Julian Gornall-Thode, Vice President at Shankai Sports, a leading international sports business connecting the global sports world and China. He holds both a bachelor’s and a master’s degree in Chinese studies from Cambridge University as well as an MBA from...

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