Asia European Business School 2018 Opening Ceremony Successfully Held in Shanghai
On 15th September, Asia European Business School 2018 Opening Ceremony was held at Zizhu International Education Park in Shanghai, China.
Prof. Tugrul ATAMER, Vice Dean of emlyon business school, Prof. William WANG, Dean of emlyon business school Asia, Prof. WANG Rongming, Vice President of East China Normal University, Mr. TANG Jifeng, General Manager of Zizhu International Education Park, Mrs. Caroline PENARD, General Manager of French Chamber of Commerce and Industry in China, Mr. ZHOU Yunxuan, Director of International Exchange Division and more than 20 distinguished guests witnessed the Asia European Business School 2018 Opening Ceremony.
The event was chaired by Prof. HE Jiaxun, Deputy Director of Faculty of Economics & Management, Chinese Co-dean of Asia Europe Business School and Prof. William WANG, French Co-dean of Asia Europe Business School, Dean of emlyon business school Asia. Among the 220 students in Asia Europe Business School, 65 students come from 18 countries.
Prof. Tugrul ATAMER, Vice Dean of emlyon business school gave a welcome speech. He indicated that Asia European Business School (AEBS) has been realizing her dream, with the development of bachelor’s degree programs and master’s degree programs. In his speech, Prof. Tugrul ATAMER pointed out that in order to thrive in a rapidly evolving, technology-mediated world, students should learn to constantly improve self-awareness, especially the awareness of global citizen, and to become early makers in this new era.
Prof. WANG Rongming, Vice President of East China Normal University delivered a welcome speech. He indicated that Asia European Business School would equip students with skills such as critical thinking, problem-solving, innovation, collaboration and curiosity.
Prof. WANG Xuehua，Associate professor of Asia Europe Business School made a speech. She encouraged students to conduct hands-on research, based on theories and methodologies.
Student representative of 2018 Global BBA program shared her feeling towards AEBS and early-maker spirit.
International student representative of 2018 Master’s degree program made a speech about why he chose to study with AEBS.
Mrs. Caroline PENARD, General Manager of French Chamber of Commerce and Industry in China delivered a speech. She encouraged French students to seize the opportunity to study in China as the Chinese economy is booming.
About Asia Europe Business School
Asia Europe Business School was founded by East China Normal University and emlyon business schoolon June 24, 2015. The establishment of Asia Europe Business School is the crystallization of nine years in-depth strategic cooperation between East China Normal University and emlyon business school, which marks another leap forward development of the cooperation between the two institutions, and an important step for East China Normal University in the process of internationalization.
With the mission to develop the Belt and Road entrepreneurs and cross-border talents, Asia Europe Business School is committed to cultivating the students to be cross-border commercial talents and entrepreneurs with profound humanistic connotations and social responsibility, and to be envoys of the Belt and Road. The School adheres to the values of Creativity, Co-creation, Cause-related Responsibility, with distinct characteristics: combining the business administration education of the emlyon business schoolwith the humanities, social science, technology innovation and other advantageous disciplines of East China Normal University.