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Theme: GAP

Hangzhou, China
May 26th, 2013

About this event

Confirmed Speakers

  • Taiyi Sun
    Born in Hangzhou, Taiyi Sun graduated from Hangzhou Foreign Languages School in 2005. He is currently pursuing Ph.D. in political science, and at the same time, teaching Public Relationship in Boston University. As Taiyi is one of the directors of Harvard Chinese Politics Workshop, he is also a young man who is passionate about making innovation. After Taiyi went back to the afflicted area in Wichuan and visited various NGOs, he started a party “ the auction of time” to raise funds. Taiyi also participated in the establishing of a series of NGOs and public service projects such as Harvard Innovation Lab, NPI, and GYOUTH. Employed in ChinaMedicalBoard (CMB), Taiyi is currently working on the redaction of the book Chinese Medicine and Charity (《中国的医药与慈善》) with scholars including Yongguang Xu and Guosheng Deng. Taiyi is also the first violinist at Boston Civic Symphony, under the tutelage of world-renowned violinist Lynn Chang。
  • Jinxin Ma
    Ma Jinxin, born in southern China, currently live in Hong Kong; went to Beijing, Shanghai, Guizhou, California, and Nanjing.Worked in media, non-governmental organizations, real estate and rural area education. Always pays close attention to the development of the civil society in China. Passionate about poetry, photography and documentary. Currently working in an international media corporation, specializing in the field of new media. Amateur marathon runner. More details on majinxin.com / @ 马金馨
  • Hui Xu
    Xu Hui, Research Assistant, Zhongshan University Rural Area (South China) Research Center; concern about social change of transition period; During 2008 Wenchuan earthquake, traveled alone to the afflicted area to volunteer, came to realize the power of life and the meaning of being, decided to take a gap year while being a junior student, from north to south, walking between urban and rural, savor ordinary emotions, ups and downs.
  • Hui Xu
    Xu Hui, Research Assistant, Zhongshan University Rural Area (South China) Research Center; concern about social change of transition period; During 2008 Wenchuan earthquake, traveled alone to the afflicted area to volunteer, came to realize the power of life and the meaning of being, decided to take a gap year while being a junior student, from north to south, walking between urban and rural, savor ordinary emotions, ups and downs.
  • Ying Mei
    Mei Ying, from Hubei, studied at Shantou (Shantou University); studied in Sichuan Ba Zhong (Liren Rural Library); had wandered for two years in Yunnan (Beautiful China), now live in Beijing (Yeeyan) .Studied science in high school and journalism in college, and then became a teacher after graduation; now involved in Yeeyan Project Gutenberg, a new model of collaborative translation project.Appears to have been stepped across borders all the time, but has always grasped of a mainline: to lead a meaningful and interesting life.

Venue and Details

Zhejiang Science and Technology Museum
Zhejiang Science and Technology Museum
No. 581 Zhongshan Rd.
Hangzhou, 310000
China

Event Type (what is this?) Youth

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Jingyi Wu

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