Asia Cafe 20 April

The speakers for the Asia Cafe on April 20th are known!

Stay up to date with important developments in the region by visiting the Asia cafe which will take place on the 20th of April in Leiden. The goal of the cafe is to bring attention to contemporary issues in the region in an interesting and informative way. On the 20th of April, Jue Wang and Weiping Mao will speak about regional economic cooperation, politics and entrepreneurship.


Jue Wang is a researcher and lecturer at Leiden University with a focus on international political economy. She will discuss the Asian Infrastructure and Investment Bank (AIIB) and the role of the bank in regional and international relations.


Weiping Mao is Business Manager North Asia at Rijk Zwaan, an international vegetable breeding company with several branches in East Asia which will play a central part in his talk.


The Asia Cafe is a free public event. Registration is required through sending an e-mail to

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