Category: Canberra

Confucius Institute Scholarships | 2015 Applications Open!

To provide people around the world who are interested in Chinese language learning with more opportunities to further their studies, and to provide more resources for individual Confucius Institutes, the Confucius Institute Headquarters established the “Confucius Institute Scholarship” Program in 2009. 2015 Confucius Institute Scholarship applications have opened. Confucius Institute students and alumni (aged 18-35) […]

ACYPI Publication: ‘From Paper to Practice: The Australia-China Relationship’

For the second year, ACYPI has surveyed young professionals across Australia and China to better understand how individuals from each country engage bilaterally and identify opportunities to improve the relationship. On release of the survey, ‘From Paper to Practice: The Australia-China Relationship,’ ACYPI Policy Director Mr Robert Tilleard said ‘attitudes towards China are quickly changing […]

Canberra | Get Involved!

2014 was a year of exciting speakers and events for ACYPI around the country, but this year we are kicking things up a gear! Are you interested in attending Australia-China related events in Canberra? ACYPI has big plans for unique events and discussions this year in Australia’s capital of all things government policy and diplomacy. If […]

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS ACYA Journals of Australia – China Affairs Volume IV, 2014

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS ACYA Journals of Australia – China Affairs Volume IV, 2014   Co-published with China Studies Centre, the annual ACYA Journal (ISSN: 2201-3814) is a unique academic publication that provides a high-quality and high-visibility platform for students, researchers and professionals to publish academic essays, opinion articles and creative work touching upon some aspect of the […]

Call for Delegate Applications – 2014 Australia-China Youth Dialogue

Applications for the 2014 Australia-China Youth Dialogue (ACYD) are now open.  The ACYD is a youth-driven bilateral conference held over four days. In 2014, the ACYD will run from 21 to 24 November in Beijing, China. It aims to promote sophisticated cross-cultural understanding between emerging Australian and Chinese leaders. We seek inspiring and accomplished professionals, entrepreneurs […]

ACYPI Publication: ‘Enhancing the Australia-China Relationship’

In response to the Australian Government’s ‘Australia in the Asian Century’ country strategies, the Australia-China Young Professionals Initiative (ACYPI) conducted a survey of over 400 young professionals across Australia over one week in May. The survey results, released today in ACYPI’s ‘Enhancing the Australia-China Relationship’ report, show business and government must do more to build […]

Canberra | Investing in the Asian Century

  On Wednesday 1 May, the Australia China Young Professionals Initiative, in conjunction with King and Wood Mallesons, hosted ‘Investing in the Asian Century’. Scott Gardiner, Head of KWM’s China Outbound Investments team and Managing Partner of Energy Resources and Projects (China) at King and Wood Mallesons’ Sydney office, shared insights from his extensive experience […]

Canberra | Looking Forward: Australia in the Asian Century – A Discussion with Ken Henry AC

Dr Ken Henry gave a speech at the ANU Law School Theatre on 30 May 2012, providing ACYPI Canberra attendees with a valuable opportunity to hear from the chair of the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet’s taskforce on Asia. As Asian economies continue to grow, profound changes in the world economic and political order will see […]

Canberra | Speaking with Intelligence: A Discussion with Allan Gyngell AO, Director-General of the Office of National Assessments

On 19 April 2012, Allan Gyngell, Director-General at the Office of National Assessments, addressed an audience of 77 people from the public service, private firms, and academia on the topic: ‘Speaking With Intelligence: A Conversation with Allan Gyngell.’ Drawing from his expertise in Australian foreign policy and his distinguished career in the Federal public service, […]

Canberra | Talking with Mandarins: Great minds discuss China’s strategic and economic future

Hear from and converse with some of the leading thinkers on Australia’s relationship with China. Professor Peter Drysdale AM and Professor Hugh White, Head of the Strategic & Defence Studies Centre at the Australian National University, reflect upon their own engagement with China and discuss future directions for Australia in the ‘Asian century’. Q+A with […]

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