DCU Business School - Developments at DCUBS
DCU Business School
DCUBS Students learn how to do Business in China
Half-day workshop to address trade trends, opportunities, World Expo Shanghai 2010, and tips on doing business in China
3rd November 2009
DCU Business School is delighted to announce a half-day workshop on doing business in China as part of its Next Generation Management initiative. Chaired by Dr. Theo Lynn (DCU Business School) and Deirdre Walsh, Managing Director of ChinaGreen, the workshop will take place on 6 November 2009 from 1pm until 5pm in HG23 in the DCU Nursing Building.
With over 180 registered attendees from DCU Next Generation
Management programmes and businesses from North Dublin, the
workshop comes at a time when a key recommendation of the
Global Irish Economic Forum held recently in Farmleigh was
for Ireland Inc to look East for opportunities.
Attendees will be addressed by a number of speakers
including Cathy Holohan, China Market Advisor at Enterprise
Ireland and alumnus of DCU, who will provide an overview of
Enterprise Irelandâ€™s activities in the region and the
supports available for companies heading to China.
Dr. Theo Lynn, (Deputy Director, DCU Learning, Innovation and Knowledge Research Centre and Programme Chairperson, MSc in Business Management and MSc in E-Commerce) said: â€œThese workshops provide our students, alumni and local businesses with the knowledge to exploit opportunities in a post-growth economy. ChinaGreen, IBEC, Enterprise Ireland, Aqueduct Investments and Porterhouse provide valuable insights in to international business that supplements our programmes and are helping prepare the next generation of Irish managers.â€
Deirdre Walsh, Managing Director of ChinaGreen said â€œWe are very excited to be involved with this event at DCU and to be part of the Next Generation Initiative. DCU Business School has always led the way in the application of cutting edge learning to practical real-world situations. Thatâ€™s what this event is all about and also a principle that drives ChinaGreen in delivering value to our clients. We look forward to a lively and thought-provoking event.â€
1300 - Welcome â€“ Dr. Theo Lynn (DCU Business School) &
Deirdre Walsh (ChinaGreen)
For more information, contact:
Dr. Theo Lynn, DCU Business School
Deirdre Walsh, ChinaGreen