Trust in Partnerships with Chinese Organisations

An Inaugural Lecture by Professor Weili Teng, Nottingham Business School

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In this inaugural lecture Professor Weili Teng will share her understanding of trust from a Chinese perspective and draw on her experiences to outline ways to develop relationships with Chinese organisations, especially within the Chinese higher education sector.

  • From: Wednesday 13 January 2016, 12 am
  • To: Wednesday 13 January 2016, 12 am
  • Location: Newton building, Main Entrance, Nottingham Trent University, City Campus, Goldsmith Street, Nottingham, NG1 4BU
  • Booking deadline: Friday 13 January 2017, 12.00 am

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Event details

China has the second largest economy in the world and is attracting more and more interest in establishing partnerships with businesses from other countries. However, it has always been a challenge for non-Chinese organisations to manage successful relationships with Chinese partners.

In this lecture Professor Weili Teng will share her understanding of trust from a Chinese perspective and draw on her experiences to outline ways to develop relationships with Chinese organisations, especially within the Chinese higher education sector. She will discuss the concept of expectation that is closely related to the development of a trust relationship.

This lecture is intended to be of interest to scholars and practitioners interested in both understanding and in building partnerships with Chinese organisations.

About Professor Teng

Professor Teng's research mainly focuses upon international management and innovation, in particular management in a Chinese context. She was invited to apply for the China Natural Science Foundation research grant and was successfully awarded this twice in 2012 and 2014. She has recently been invited by the Chinese Ministry of Education to act as an assessor of the Chang Jiang Scholars programme.

Professor Teng brought NBS' Doctorate of Business Administration (DBA) to China ahead of any other UK Institutions and designed a unique Master of Public Administration (MPA) programme for Chinese senior leaders working at local governments in China. She currently supervises a number of doctoral students alongside with her research interests and conducts doctoral examinations. She is also involved in teaching on research methods on postgraduate programmes.

Programme

Programme

  • 5.30 pm Registration and welcome refreshments
  • 6 pm Inaugural lecture
  • 7 pm Drinks reception

Booking information

This event is free to attend, however places are limited. We recommend booking your place(s) at this lecture as early as possible to avoid disappointment.

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Alternatively please contact the Nottingham Business School Events Team by email or telephone +44 (0)115 848 4460.

Location details

Room/Building:

Newton building, Main Entrance

Address:

Nottingham Trent University
City Campus
Goldsmith Street
Nottingham
NG1 4BU

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