Research Café on Public Policy (4 Oct 2019)

Date: 
26/09/2019 to 04/10/2019

Short talk by academic staff
Presentations on research
Exchange ideas among postgraduates
Enhancing presentation skills from feedback…

The 15th Research Café organized by the Library will be held on 4 Oct. The theme is Public Policy. The Café is consist of a short talk on “Solar Energy Development in China and Japan” by Prof. XU Yuan of Dept. of Geography and Resource Management, and Institute of Environment, Energy and Sustainability, and followed by two presentations on research by Ph.D. student Daichi Ishii and Ph.D. candidate Jun LI across disciplines. Dr. Karl Holm of The Independent Learning Centre (ILC) will provide feedback on student presentation skills. We are very honoured that Prof. Xu has helped organize this Café. Postgraduates, academics and researchers are all welcome to attend! (Register)

Date: 4 Oct 2019 (Fri)
Time: 3:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Venue: Digital Scholarship Lab, G/F, University Library
Language: English

   Light refreshment will be provided.

I. Short Talk: Solar Energy Development in China and Japan
  Speaker: Prof. XU Yuan
        Associate Professor, Dept. of Geography and Resource Management
        Programme Leader, Environmental Policy and Governance Programme in Institute of Environment, Energy and Sustainability

II. Presentations

  • Factors Influencing the Labor Influx of South Koreans into Japan: Focusing on Japanese Companies' Recruitment Trend with Employment and Immigration Policy
    By Daichi Ishii, Ph.D. Student in Japanese Studies
  • A Rethink of Lobbying in China: Case of Local Business Associations in Wenzhou During Environmental Crackdowns
    By Jun LI, Ph.D. Candidate in Government and Public Administration

  Moderator: Prof. XU Yuan
  Feedback on Presentation Skills: Dr. Karl Holm, Lecturer, The Independent Learning Centre