A Special Briefing for NATO on ‘The Role of China in the World’

Held at NATO’s Military HQ (SHAPE). The audience consisted mainly of military officers in leadership positions from all NATO countries.

12 March 2020

Mons, Belgium

Special Invitation

Martin Jacques delivered the Keynote Speech, titled ‘Beginnings of a New World Order: The Rise of China’, at This is Tomorrow, a Symposium organised by the University of Bath Institute for Policy Research (IPR).

The session was chaired by Professor Nick Pearce, and held 12 September 2019 at Arts Lecture Theatre, The Edge, University of Bath.

Video copyright held by the University of Bath.

What will China be like as a great power: causes for optimism

The 6th Global China Dialogue: Governance for World Peace, organised by the Global China Institute, the Centre for Applied Linguistics, University College London, and the China Media Centre of the University of Westminster

Closing Speaker with Professor Zhao Kejin

6 December

London, United Kingdom

Globalisation in Transition: Adapting to a Changing World and Cooperation Forward: China and the World in a New Era

CGTN Global Media Summit and VMF 2019


4 December 2019

Beijing, China

China’s 70-Year Development and the Construction of the Community with a Shared Future for Mankind

Hongqiao International Economic Forum, part of the Second China International Import Expo, organised by the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences

Speaker and Participant

5-6 November

Shanghai, China

New Globalisation and China’s Greater Bay Area

Understanding China Conference organised by the International Department of China Institute for Innovation and Development Strategy (CIIDS)

Speaker and Participant

25-27 October 2019

Guangzhou, China

Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area: New Horizon for China’s Reform and Opening-up, New Practice of ‘One Country, Two Systems’, and New Platform for Win-Win Cooperation”.

International Forum organised by the Hong Kong SAR Government and the Office of the Commissioner of China’s Foreign Ministry

Speaker and Participant

24 October 2019

Hong Kong Ocean Park Marriott Hotel, Hong Kong

The Chinese Way and the Belt and Road Initiative: a Civilizational State Perspective

Panel discussion between Zhang Weiwei, Rana Mitter, and Martin Jacques, organised by the Chinese Ministry of Culture and Tourism and sponsored by the China Arts and Entertainment Group and the Confucius Institute, Oxford Brookes University


14 October

Oxford Brookes University, Oxford

The PRC at 70: Policy, Institutions and Development

Public Seminar organised by the University of Johannesburg Centre for Africa-China Studies, in collaboration with the Johannesburg Institute for Advanced Study

Keynote Speaker

16:00-19:30, 9 October 2019

Chinua Achebe Auditorium, University of Johannesburg

Johannesburg, South Africa