Associate Vice President of Shanghai University, Jean Monnet Professor, Multimillionaire Investor

Xiaotian Zhang

Taking more than 100 flights per year, he names himself an “academic entrepreneur” and a “global citizen”. He is a former Rajawali Fellow at the ASH CENTER of Harvard Kennedy School, Harvard University, a Visiting Scholar at the Saïd Business School, University of Oxford, and a Vice Rector of UIB University. As the Director of SHU Global, he is currently in charge of Asia’s top university’s internationalization process. He is also a Jean Monnet Professor of Entrepreneurship, a Distinguished Professor of International Business at Shanghai University and an MMI Fellow at the University of Oulu and Stockholm Business School. He has taught at more than 50 leading universities worldwide and he has founded 8 companies in Europe and Asia.

| Keynote | How smart technologies will shape our future? The case of China