Conference Program

12th China Goes Global Conference – EMLyon, Shanghai

Keynote Speaker 2018

Peter Ping Li (PhD, 1991, George Washington University, USA) is Professor of International Business at Xian Jiaotong-Liverpool University, China; Professor of Chinese Business Studies at Copenhagen Business School, Denmark, and also Research Director in China Unit of Center for Creative Leadership (CCL with its headquarters in USA). Before joining XJTLU and CBS, he was Professor of Management at California State University. His primary research focus is on building geocentric (West-meeting-East) theories from the cultural and historical perspectives, especially applying the Chinese philosophy of wisdom to the development of holistic, dynamic and duality theories. He has been widely recognized as one of the global thought leaders in two fastest emerging research streams: (1) multinational firms from the emerging economies, and (2) indigenous research on the Chinese management. He has published about 70 articles in various academic journals, 27 articles in practical journals, 16 book chapters, and 6 books. He serves on the editorial boards of several major management journals, i.e., Academy of Management Discovery, Journal of Management Studies, Journal of International Management, Global Strategy Journal, California Management Review, and Cross-Cultural & Strategic Management. He is also the founding Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Trust Research and the Senior Editor of Management and Organization Review as well as the former Senior Editor of Asia Pacific Journal of Management. Finally, he is on the extended senior term of Gao Feng Advisory in China in addition to his other business and consulting experiences in China and abroad. Recently, he won the 2016 Top Ten Scholars and Executives for Management Innovation in China Award from Tsinghua University. He also won one Key Research Project Grant from the Natural Science Foundation of China (about RMB3 million) toward a total of his research grants in the amount of over US5.65 million. Dr. Li’s personal and professional background with diverse experiences on multiple dimensions provides him with a unique perspective to frame the world.


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