2012 ACYD Videos

Keynote Address by Jing Ulrich at the 2012 Australia-China Youth Dialogue, China World Hotel

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Jing Ulrich, JP Morgan’s Managing Director and Chairman of Global Markets, China, explains the measures being undertaken by Beijing to reenergize its economy, which no longer enjoys double-digit growth. Ulrich remains optimistic about the future of her country of birth, predicting a rebalancing of the economy as the spending power of the Chinese consumer grows.

Special thanks goes to Will McCallum from Asialink, University of Melbourne for the production of this video.

For those in China, please click here for the YouKu (优酷) embedded version.

2012 Australia-China Youth Dialogue Official Documentary

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This is the official documentary for the 2012 Australia-China Youth Dialogue that was held in Beijing and Chengdu, China from 19-24 October 2012.

ACYD was founded to address these concerns, and promote frequent and meaningful engagement and more sophisticated cross-cultural understanding among Australian and Chinese youth. Since 2010, ACYD has brought young leaders from Australia and China together with key experts and decision makers to discuss key aspects of the bilateral relationship.

Special thanks goes to Will McCallum from Asialink, University of Melbourne for the production of this video.

For people in China please view the video here.

Kate Croll presenting at the 2012 Australia-China Youth Dialogue, Red Gate Gallery, Beijing

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Kate Croll, Founding Director, Cultural Partnerships Australia, gives an impassioned presentation on the power of cultural exchange to assist in the understanding of souls, rituals and celebrations. Croll discusses some of the highlight projects she has initiated between Australia and China, and offers advice on engaging corporate support for the arts.

Special thanks goes to Will McCallum from Asialink, University of Melbourne for the production of this video.

For the Youku (优酷) embedded version, please click here.

Presentation by John Garnaut at the 2012 Australia-China Youth Dialogue, China World Hotel, Beijing

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China Correspondent for Fairfax Media John Garnaut introduces the dynamics of some of China's most important families in a speech themed around the concept of innovation. Speaking one week before the release of his book The Rise and Fall of the House of Bo, Garnaut provides behind the scenes insight into the inner workings of Beijing's political elite.

Special thanks goes to Will McCallum from Asialink, University of Melbourne for the production of this video.

For people in China please view the video here.

Michael Lynch keynote speech at the 2012 Australia-China Youth Dialogue, Red Gate Gallery, Beijing

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Michael Lynch AM CBE, CEO of Hong Kong's West Kowloon Cultural District Authority discusses the enormous challenges and opportunities associated with building an arts precinct from scratch. In a wide-ranging speech at Beijing's Red Gate Gallery, Lynch, who previously held positions with the Sydney Theatre Company, Australia Council and London's Royal Festival Hall, also responded to questions from Dialogue delegates and a public audience.

Special thanks goes to Will McCallum from Asialink, University of Melbourne for the production of this video.

For people in China please view the video here.

ANZ CEO Mike Smith gives a special video address for the 2012 ACYD

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In this special video address for the 2012 ACYD, ANZ CEO Mike Smith discusses the role and passion that China has played in his life personally and professionally. Moreover, he notes the important role that China has for ANZ's corporate strategy, in addition to the influence it has across many aspects of Australia's economy and society. It is for this reason, that there needs to be, through important institutions and organisations such as the ACYD, an "increased and sustained dialogue, and engagement across all sectors of society" between Australia and China. It is for this reason that the ANZ is proud to partner with the ACYD for this year's dialogue.

Mike Smith's biography can be accessed here

Special 2012 ACYD Address by AiGroup CEO Innes Willox

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In this special address for the 2012 Austalia-China Youth Dialogue, AiGroup CEO Innes Willox discusses the work that AiGroup does in China. Moreover, he talks about the great partnership that the ACYD and the AiGroup possess. He further notes that the attractiveness of the ACYD is due to its ability to build long-lasting links between young professionals in both Australia and China.

For more information on the AiGroup, please click here.

Special 2012 ACYD Video Address by former Australian diplomat Richard Woolcott AC & AO

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In this special video address, former Australian diplomat Richard Woolcott discusses the important institutional role that dialogues like the Australia-China Youth Dialogue play in fostering peaceful and meaningful relations for the future.

 

Special thanks goes to Biff's Film and Media for their help in recording this special video address.

Special 2012 ACYD Video Address by Western Australia's Premier the Hon Colin Barnett MLA

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In this special video address Colin Barnett talks about the strong relationship that Western Australia has forged with China. He further notes how Western Australia and China are moving beyond just resource trading to further strengthen the relationship. His biography can be viewed here