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OUCAN INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

New Trends in African Media

 The Growing Role of China

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OUCAN INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

New Trends in African Media

 The Growing Role of China

 

St Antony's College, Nissan Lecture Theatre

 Friday 9 November 2012

 

 

 08.30 - 09.00

Registration

 

9.00-11.00

Panel on the New Face of International Broadcasting in Africa

Song Jianing, Bureau Chief, CCTV Africa

Mary Harper, Africa Editor, BBC

Macaulay Iyayi, The African Broadcast Network

Nicole Stremlau, University of Oxford 
(Chair)

 

11.30-13.00

 Panel on Reflecting on the Shift: Implications for Africa and Beyond

Martyn Davies, CEO Frontier Advisory

 Yushan Wu, South African Institute of International Affairs

Winston Mano, University of Westminster

Chris Alden, London School of Economics (Chair)

 

13.00-14.00

 3 Course Lunch in Hall

 

14.00-16.00

Panel on New Media and New Technologies

Wang Chaowen, General Director, Xinhua Africa Bureau

Yawei Liu, Director, China Programme, Carter Centre

Timothy Garton-Ash, University of Oxford

Martin Plaut, BBC (Chair)

 

19.00 

Networking Banquet: Ashmolean Museum (separate registration)

 

 Conference Report NOW AVAILABLE 

Panel on the New Face of International Broadcasting in Africa

Panel on Reflecting on the Shift: Implications for Africa and Beyond

Panel on New Media and New Technologies

 

Conference Report

The report from the OUCAN Conference “Chinese Investment and African Agency” is now available  (pdf)

The report from the OUCAN International Symposium on “China's Diplomacy, Aid and Investment in Africa and South East Asia" is now available (pdf)

The report from the OUCAN International Symposium on "China as a Development Aid Actor: Rethinking Development Assistance and its Implications for Africa and the West" is now available (pdf)