This Summary Report chronicles the what, why and who of the sixth ACYD, held in Brisbane, Australia, from December 4-7, 2015. The ACYD Board and its Executive Team worked tirelessly throughout the year to execute this unique and dynamic meeting of minds between Australia and Greater China’s emerging and current leaders.
The Australia-China Youth Dialogue (ACYD) is delighted to announce today the delegates selected to participate in the 2015 ACYD to be held in Brisbane, Australia from 4-7 December. From the nearly 250 applications, 30 delegates have been selected to participate in the Dialogue. Short listing delegates proved a difficult task for the selection committee as the overall candidate standard was extremely high.
Watch ACYD alumnus, 2010 delegate Peter Cai interviews Professor Ross Garnaut AO, Australian National University, who was the Australia’s Ambassador to China from 1985 to 1988 on topics including Australia-China relations, the new Australian Prime Minister, climate change, Chinese economy, FTA, and many more.
Richard McGregor (born 1958) is a journalist, writer and author. He was the chief political correspondent, Japan correspondent and China correspondent for The Australian. He also worked for the International Herald Tribune, the BBC and the Far Eastern Economic Review. He is the former bureau chief for the Financial Times. He has written The Party: The Secret World of China's Communist Rulers.