President of International House, Calvin Sims, will be hosting cocktails followed by dinner at the Summer Palace Restaurant (Jing An Shangri La Hotel) for alumni of International House starting at 6:00 PM on Saturday, 7 November.
Location: Jing An Shangri-La Hotel, 1218 Middle Yan’an Road (Jing an Kerry Center )
Mr. Sims’ career spans journalism, philanthropy and international affairs and includes stints as a foreign correspondent for the New York Times and Program Officer for the Ford Foundation
Please RSVP to
Wellington Chu (’88)
+86 137 6174 7247
Dr. Yongjie Lee, who chairs Shanghai United Family Hospital will provide insights into ways that peoples' bodies change as they age, describe the goals for medical practice focused on improving the aging process, and outline steps people can take to age more gracefully.
Time: 2:00 – 4:00 PM
Fee: 120 RMB per person (includes tea and canapes)
Location: Bund Yacht Club, 3510 Binjiang Avenue (外滩 游艇 会 ，滨江大道 3510号
This is a joint program with the Cornell Alumni Club of Shanghai.
The Columbia Alumni Association of Shanghai invite you to come and cook with fellow food enthusiasts and share a home-cooked dinner Saturday, 5 Sep. The event will take place in a private function dinning house that has a full kitchen and facilities. Space is limited to 18 people. In advance of the event, Please provide us with a list of the ingredients (and quantities) you will need. We will then consolidate then purchase the ingredients. (Please be mindful of hard-to-find or very expensive ingredients as you select the dish that you will cook).Date: Saturday, 5 Sep 2:00pm – 10:00pmAddress: No 3188 of Wending RoadIngredients Contact: Maximus: WeChat (maximusmao) or Long Ying: WeChat (justindtc)Register: Ruifen Xu : WeChat (rx2103) or Mobile 13816766605, email@example.comPre-Payment: 220 RMB via WeChat Pre-payment by August 30 to Ruifen Xu (rx2103) to cover venue, drinks and cooking ingredient expenses.
The Columbia Alumni Association of Shanghai invites you to attend an exclusive Macallan tasting event co-sponsored by Columbia, Northwestern and MIT. Come join in a night of fun and networking with fellow graduates!
Free Macallan tasting begins at 7:00pm and will last approximately 40 minutes. Afterwards there will be a networking event with Northwestern and MIT.
Note: Space is limited so we encourage you to RSVP at your earliest convenience - James Lam - WeChat: jamesglam (mobile 155-0218-3168) or Paul Ross WeChat: plouisross (mobile 186-1631-0202). You can also RSVP on the Columbia Alumni in Shanghai website in the RSVP area provided with this event.
Got an idea for a new business ? Already up and running ? This is the event for you
(FREE with pre-registration)
The Alumni Associations of Columbia, UCLA Anderson, and UC Berkeley invite you to an Entrepreneur Development Workshop with seminars, presentations, and discussions specially tailored to the needs and interests of entrpreneurs who:
"Want To Get Started" (Track A); "Want To Take The Business To The Next Level" (Track B); "Have A Great Idea" (Pitch)
Track A: Entrepreneurship 101 (Validating the Business Model, When to Start, Marketing Financing)
Track B: Growing Towards Success (Next Stage, Growing Pains, Financing, Competition)
Pitch: Make a 3-Minute "elevator pitch of your great idea and get feedback from seminar leaders and moderators
(if you want to make pitch, please let us know by 25 April)
AGENDA (10:00 AM - 1:00 PM)
10:00 - 10:30 Check-In
10:30 - 11:15 Session I
11:15 - 11:45 Keynote
11:45 - 12:30 Session II
12:30 - 1:00. Pitches
Join us in a new year party and an informative presentation and painting display by an ancient Chinese painting expert Ms. Yang Danxia of the Gugong Palace Museum and the famous collector Mr. Yan Ming. In this beautiful high rise building in Shanghai, you will learn about traditional Chinese art and appreciate beautiful art work and cuisine at the same time. It is also a great opportunity to socialize with Columbia Alumni and the alumni from other Ivy League and Chinese universities.
Demographic pressures, globalization, and competition have increased the global race for highly skilled workers. International mobility of high-skilled talent, a growing feature of globalization in the 21st century, has important economic, fiscal, developmental, and social consequences for the origin as well as destination countries.
Columbia School of Social Work invites members of China’s academic, governmental, and NGO communities and students interested in the School to meet with Dean Jeanette Takamura and Professor Neeraj Kaushal who will present discussions in Beijing and Shanghai titled International Migration of High Skilled Talent: Sending and Receiving Country Perspectives at Columbia Global Centers | East Asia and Fudan University. Alumni and friends are welcome.
More details here: https://alumni.columbia.edu/ecards/China_November_2014
Join the Columbia Alumni Association of Shanghai and the Columbia Business School Alumni Association of Shanghai for one of our biggest networking events of the year: Columbia Connects.
Columbia alumni chapters world-wide are meeting these two weeks to celebrate the start of another Autumn and to meet, greet and socialize. Join the fun! Bring your friends! Drag out your alumni friends whom you have not seen in a long while!
Cost: RMB 200/person (includes 2 drinks and canapes)
Every final Friday of every month join Columbia and Stanford alums of all shapes, sizes and degrees for happy hour at one of Shanghai's top venues.
Whether you're a seasoned Shanghai'er, new to the city, just passing through, or a friend of Stanford - we invite you to get to know the Shanghai alumni community and enjoy a drink or two to finish off the week.
Come join us for great wine and food!
Cost: 100RMB (for 2 drinks)
For the seventh year, the CAA networks globally and connects locally. Over 60 alumni clubs around the world are histoing events on or around September 26. Visit alumni.columbia.edu/events to find a Columbia Connection near you this fall.