139.- “La Estrategia China hacia el Liderazgo Económico y Político Mundial”, Barcelona, CEI, 27-03-2014

[«Barcelona, once again», A.S.]

138.- CPPCC NPC, 2014

CPPCC – Open time: March 3
NPC – Open time: March 5

137.- IV Simposio Electrónico Internacional sobre Política China. Del 1 al 21 de Marzo de 2014

[«Connecting the Spanish speaking community and the Spanish speaking networks on China analysis worldwide», A.S.]

136.- Inauguración oficial del Centro Cultural de China en Madrid, 09-12-2013

[«Comentario: un paso importante en el amplio camino de la amistad entre España y China en el 40 aniversario del establecimiento de relaciones diplomáticas», A.S]

135.- Chinese Friendly colabora en “Claves de competitividad para el turismo chino”. Madrid, 28-11-2013, Auditorio de Capitán Haya 41

[«Conceptos clave: claves de competitividad», A.S.]

134.- VII Cumbre Empresarial China, América Latina y el Caribe, San José, Costa Rica, 26/27-11-2013

[«Obvia reflexión: A realizar con el telón de fondo de alcance geoeconómico y geopolítico que supone el canal complementario al de Panamá anunciado en Nicaragua en mayo». Nota a pie de página:, A.S.]

133.- 16th EU-China Summit, Beijing, 21-11-2013

[«Background:«, A.S.]

132.- He Jiaying. “Amb els peus a la terra i l’àlma en el cel Exposicions i activitats“, 20/11/2013 Fins a 31/12/2013. Vernissage, 21-11-2013, 19:30

[«Highlight: <<To celebrate the cultural exchange between Spain and China, on the occasion of the 40th anniversary since diplomatic relations were established between both countries, the European Museum of Modern Art MEAM (Museu Europeu d’Art Modern is presenting in Barcelona the work of one of today’s most significant Chinese artists, the painter He Jiaying.>>«, A.S.]

131- Zhuzhou, Hunan, November 02-04-2013. Zhuzhou Summit. International Academic Seminar on World Socialist Construction. Organized by the Zhuzhou Municipal Academy of Social Sciences, CPC Changsha County Committee.


130.- Beijing, October 30-31-2013.  The Fourth World Socialism Forum. Co-organized by the World Socialism Research Center, CASS, and the Center for Contemporary World Studies, International Department of the Chinese Communist Party.

130 & 131.- Participating countries: China, US, Russia, Spain, Vietnam, Belarus, Greece, Great Britain, India, Italy, Portugal, Australia, Colombia, Cuba, France, Egypt, North Korea. The Spanish delegate, Augusto Soto, represents Dialogue with China www.dialoguewithchina and Cátedra China

Both the Forum and the Summit took place in an extraordinary warm and friendly atmosphere, in the spirit of the 40th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic ties between Spain and China

129.- “Chinese love Marbella: opciones de Marbella en el turismo Chino”. Palacio de Congresos, Marbella, 30-10-2013

[«Destacado: << […] Desde Chinese Friendly opinamos que dentro de una estrategia competitiva habrá que crear valores añadidos al turismo patrimonial, servicios avanzados para el turismo chino, así como proceder al desarrollo de una vía de comunicación con China más coherente, más corporativa, creativa y singular.>>”, A.S.]

128.- ESADE China Europe Club, “II Edición del Foro Anual”, Ministerio de Economía, Madrid, October 30, 2013

[«Inspiring futures», A.S.]

127.- “APEC Indonesia 2013. Resilient Asia-Pacific, Engine of Global Growth”, APEC Economic Leader’s Week, Bali-Indonesia, 1-8 October 2013

[«See section Topics«, A.S.]

126.- “6th UNWTO International Meeting on Silk Road Tourism, an event jointly organized by UNWTO, China National Tourism Administration (CNTA) and Gansu Province of China”, Dunhuang, Gansu, 01/03-08-2013

[«Link of the hour: «, A.S.]

125.- 蜃景——当代中国博物馆建筑的十二种呈现, 2013年5月18日 – 2013年7月18日

[«Concept: 蜃景», A.S.]

124.- Madrid, July 4, 2013, Cultural Center of China in Madrid. “China and the Communist Party of China after the 18th Party Congress”. Spanish-Chinese Meeting co-chaired by Cui Shaopeng, Secretary-General of the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection of the Communist Party of China, and Augusto Soto, Director, Dialogue with China Project.

The Chinese delegation was made up of distinguished senior and VIP CPC members also including Li Xiaoquan, Director-General of the State Commission Office for Public Sector Reform (SCOPSR); Chen Xi, Director-General of the Party History Research Center of the CPC Central Committee; Wang Changjiang, Professor, Director of the Department of Party-Building Teaching & Research of the Central Party School; Sun Haiyan, Director-General of Information Office of the International Department of the CPC Central Committee; Zhang Ye, Deputy Director-General of Information Bureau of the Publicity Department of the CPC Central Committee; Zhang Hongtao, Deputy Director-General of the General Office of the Organization Department of the CPC Central Committee; Guo Zhi, Division Chief of General Office of the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection of the CPC (CCDI); Li Jinyan, Deputy Division Chief of Information Office of the International Department of the CPC Central Committee.

The Spanish side included distinguished sinologists and mass media VIP, i.e. Marcelo Muñoz, Director of Cátedra China and dean of the Spanish business community in China; Gladys Nieto, Professor, Center for East Asian Studies, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM) and Erasmus Coordinator, Linguistics Department Faculty of Philosophy and Letters, UAM; Rafael Bueno, Director of Politics, Society and Education, Casa Asia, Barcelona; Kurt Grötsch, Dean of Cátedra China, Seville; Ivan Mañez, Director of Global Asia, Valencia; Luis Torras, economist and author of The Awakening of China. Keys to understanding the Asian giant in the XXI century; Gonzalo Toca Rey, Journalist, Expansión newspaper and member of Cátedra China, Madrid.

The meeting (à huis clos) took place in an extraordinary warm and friendly atmosphere, in the spirit of the 40th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic ties between Spain and China.

123.- “2013 World Peace Forum to be held on June 27, 28, 2014″, People’s Daily, 21-06-2013

[«Concepts: 和, 安,合», A.S.]

122.- “西班牙语日-我们共同的节日”, 塞万提斯学院, 北京,22-06-2013

[«Destacado: <<以西班牙语为母语的世界人口数量排位第二,同时西班牙语也是世界第二大语种(超过5亿人都在讲西班牙语),网络上第三大通用语言也是西班牙语。>>, Así es», A.S.]

121.- “ECRAN Annual Conference 2013. 10 Years of EU-China Strategic Partnership”, 12-13 June 2013, Brussels

[«Tbc», A.S.]

120.- China-US Summit, California, 07/08-05-2013

[«Let’s wait and see», A.S.]

119.- Barcelona Fang invites you to the “Roadmap for Investment between China – Spain Forum”, Barcelona, IESE, 06-06-2013

[«Comment of the hour: On the road», A.S.]

118.- Roger Nierga et al., “Vendre a la Xina: Xarxes socials versus canals tradicionals”, Col·legi d’Enginyers Industrials de Catalunya i UPC Alumni, Barcelona, 06-06-2013

[«Interplaying forces: Tradition & future», A.S.]

117.- May 20-31-2013. “Joint Delegation of Political Parties & Media”. First-ever global program organized by the International Department under the Central Committee of the Chinese Communist Party of China (IDCCCPC). Participating countries: Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Brazil, China, Egypt, Ethiopia, Indonesia, Japan, Pakistan, Romania, Saint Lucia, Senegal, Seychelles, Spain, Sri Lanka. Augusto Soto represents Spain-EU.

Photo: Peak moment of the program. The delegation meeting Vice President of China, Li Yuanchao, at the Great Hall of the People, Beijing, 23-05-2013:

[«Highly symbolic, 很有意义», A.S.]

116.- “Alianza del Pacífico firmará acuerdo para liberar 90% del comercio interno”, Pueblo en línea, 28-03-2013 => 23-05-2013

[«Una de las plataformas mundiales hacia Asia se asienta en el Pacífico americano», A.S. Info añadida y actualizada en]

115.- “Евразийская дуга нестабильности и проблемы региональной безопасности от Северной Африки до Восточной Азии”, Санкт-Петербург, 10-11/05-2013

[«Too big to analyze in half an hour», A.S.]

114.- “The CEIBS-UNESCO-CHIC 2nd China Agri-Business Forum 2013. 2013 第二届中国国际农商高峰论坛”, May 11th, 2013 (Saturday), CEIBS Beijing Campus, 11-05-2013″

[«Highlight: << […] Although agriculture is traditionally a food-producing industry, it has radiated and will continue to radiate from its border outwards into biology, energy, and even service industries.>>“, A.S.]

113.- “第十三届“相约北京”联欢活动开幕式演出:何塞·卡雷拉斯独唱音乐会”, 国家大剧院, 北京, 27-04-2013

[«Analogía del momento: Adivina quién viene a cantar«, A.S.]

112.- 2013 “第五届顶级品牌高峰论坛 The 5th Prestige Brands Forum 2013″, China Europe International Business School, Shanghai, 27-04-2013

[«Key concept: <<l’amour du travail bien fait>>”, A.S.]

111.- “III International Congress on Asian Tourism”, SITC, Barcelona, 19/20-04-2013

[«Key to address: <<The positioning of our destinations>>, A.S.»]

110.- La Cámara de Comercio de México en Hong Kong invita a la conferencia, “Las 10 Llaves para abrir las puertas de cómo hacer negocios en China”, 15-04-2013, 8:30-10:30 AM, Richard Ivey School of Business, Chen Yu Tung Management Institute, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Phase One, 5/F1, Harbour Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong.

[«Concepto clave: Las llaves», A.S.]

109.- “China Outbound Travel & Tourism Market”, National Agricultural Exhibition Center, Beijing, 09/11-04-2013

[«Highlight: <<The latest projections from the China National Tourism Administration show that 100 million Chinese will travel overseas by 2015, surpassing the UNWTO’s prediction that this will happen in 2020.>>, A.S.]

108.- Boao Asien Forum, Hainan, 06/08-04-2013

[«Key concept: Verantwortung», A.S.]

107.- “President Xi Jinping to Pay State Visits to Russia, Tanzania, South Africa and the Republic of Congo and Attend the Fifth BRICS Leaders Meeting” [March 22 to 30], 18-03-2013

[«To discuss: The scope and significance of the tour», A.S.]

106.- “Primera Conferencia Mundial Chinese Friendly Cities”, Sevilla, 14/15-03-2013

[«Destacado: <<Un mercado con un potencial a corto plazo de cien millones de turistas. ¿Estamos preparados?>>. Es posible», A.S.]

105.- “A Young Icebreakers Lecture by Willie Walsh, Chief Executive Officer, International Airlines Group”, The 48 Group Club, London, 12-03-2013

[«A random thought: The long and winding road», A.S.]

104.- “中国与西班牙两国领导人互致贺电庆祝两国建交40周年”, 外交部, 09-03-2013


“Conmemoración del 40 aniversario del establecimiento de relaciones diplomáticas entre la República Popular China y el Reino de España”, MAEC, Madrid, 09-03-2013

[«Destacado: <<En el curso de estos años España ha sido testigo de la gran transformación experimentada por China y ha visto cómo la realidad de este país se ha convertido en algo cotidiano entre todos nosotros.>>», A.S.]

103.- “Shanghai´s Music History & Jazz Scene Past and Present – A night time walk”, Shanghai Flaneur, 08-03-2013[tt_news]=69&cHash=001845df0bf83472cee789c777888feb

[«A random thought: Jazz was and is not alien to urban China», A.S.]

102.- “III Simposio Electrónico Internacional sobre Política China”, Pontevedra-Mundo Iberoamericano, 01-21/03-2013

[«Palabra clave: comunidad», A.S.]

101.-“Retorno al camino: Experimenta el Camino de Santiago.” Vino de honor. 19.00 Mesa redonda, Pekín, Instituto Cervantes, 28-02-2013

[«Cíclica y vivificante referencia: 道», A.S.]

100.- UNAOC “Join the Discussion on Responsible Leadership: #unaoc2013″, Vienna, 27/28-02-2013

[«Zeitgeist: Responsible Leadership», A.S]

99.- “Lobbying and Public Affairs”, London, 25/26-02-2013

[«Concept: the art of political persuasion in a different world«, A.S.]

98.- Becas en el marco del Programa de Intercambio Cultural entre India y España, 19-02-2013 => Fecha límite: 23-02-2013

[«Proyección futura en el contexto de España y los BRIC(S)», A.S.]

97.- Snapshot Shanghai – A Chinese new year photo walk, Shanghai Flaneur, 09-02-2013

Discover Program

[«Concept: 蛇», A.S.]

96.-World Economic Forum, Davos, 23/27-01-2013

[«Key concept: 欧洲的重新崛起», A.S.]

95.- Global Times, Huanqiu, organizers, “Theme: 2012 World Change China Strategy”, Beijing, 17-12-2012

[«Highlight: <<On December 17, hundreds of top executives and elite will gather in Beijing at the Global Times 2012 Annual Conference for an in depth discussion on current world trends.>>«, A.S.]

94.- Zhang Zhenyu’s solo art exhibition in Beijing, Xun Art Gallery, East Song Zhuang, Tong Zhou District, 08-12-2012

[«Reference: , A.S]

93.- 5th U.S.-China High-Level Political Party Leaders Dialogue, East West Institute, Washington, 05-12/12-2012. <<The official party-to-party dialogue session between Communist Party of China (CPC) ministerial-level officials and senior Democrats and Republicans will take place in Washington, DC, following visits by the CPC delegation to Utah and Colorado.>>

Source: EastWest Institute’s Events

[«Question to the end of 2012: How decisive is a G2 scheme?», A.S.]

92.- Shanghai Flaneur November Agenda, Shanghai, 09/25-12-2012

Discover Program

[«Reflection of the hour: walk-and-talk experience in a new city that never sleeps», A.S.]

91.- Xulio Ríos, “China pide paso. De Hu Jintao a Xi Jinping”, Icaria Editorial, Barcelona, Autumn, 2012

[«Possibly a milestone in Spanish», A.S.]

90.- “Conference in Honor of Roderick MacFarquhar, “Chinese Politics Past and Present: The 18th Party Congress”, Harvard, 30-11-2012/01-12-12-2012

[«Concepts: round table/informal politics», A.S.]

89.- Cui Zhuiyuan, Pan Wei, Shi Yinhong et al., “China 3.0: Understanding the New China”, ECFR, Madrid, 29-11-2012

[«重庆vs. 广州, so to speak?», A.S.]

88.- “El Camino: la ruta de la espiritualidad occidental / 朝圣之路:重识西方精神财富”, Instituto Cervantes/塞万提斯学院, Beijing/北京, 29-11-2012

[«Dualidad en la que meditar: brújula/espíritu», A.S.]

87.- I Edición Premios Global Asia, Club Financiero Génova, Madrid, 22-11-2012

[«Achievements/Long marchers«, A.S.]

86.- BRASIL-CHINA EM UM MUNDO EM TRANSIÇÃO,  São Paulo, 21-11-2012

[«Key backdrop: bio-oceanic corridors», A.S.]

85.- Pablo Perez-Martínez y Wenceslao Moreda, “橄榄油:文化、饮食和科学(跨学科)”, 北京塞万提斯学院, 20-11-2012

[«生活风格», A.S.]

84.- Paul van Els, “On Classifications of Warfare in Early Chinese Texts”, Leiden University, Leiden, 20-11-2012

[«A versatile concept: 武», A.S.]

83.- Kerry Brown, “What Will China’s Next Decade Look Like?”, Hopkins China Forum, Shanghai, 07-11-2012


[«I would also suggest to discuss some of Eric Li’s controversial views on democracy», A.S.]

82.- Brazil-China Executive Program, IBRACH-Tsinghua University, Oct-Nov. 2012

[«Program in the right places (Rio de Janeiro and Beijing) at the right time», A.S.]

81.- Osservatorio Asia “9º Convegno Anuale”, Milano, 08-11-2012

[«Highlight: <<Per la prima volta l’Asia entra nelle campagne elettorali dell’Occidente.>>. It is not the first time though. To be discussed», A.S.]

80.- 18 Congress of the Chinese Communist Party, Autumn, 2012, to start on November 8

[«八 as a good omen», A.S.]

79.- 由中国国土资源部、天津市人民政府、中国矿业联合会共同主办的2012(第十四届)中国国际矿业大会将于2012 113 – 6 日在天津梅江会展中心举办。

[«To whom it may concern», A.S.]

78.- “Europe Forum 2012, China’s Economy: Seeking Momentum for New Growth”, CEIBS-Chengwei Europe Forum 2012, London, 06-11-2012

[«Seeking momentum, moments for inspiration», A.S.]

77.- Coates – Mendelssohn – Britten, Beijing Concert Hall Beijing, 27-10-2012

[«Key word: evocative«, A.S]

76.- The 6th China-Latin America Business Summit to be held in Hangzhou, 17/18-10-2012

[«Most recent summit: The 5th China-Latin America Business Summit, Lima, 2011», A.S.]

75.- Dr. Thomas Pattloch, “Schutz geistigen Eigentums in China”, Berlin, The TSB Innovationsagentur in the Ludwig Erhard Haus, 17-10-2012

[«Key concepts for an in-depth discussion: IPR & 国情», A.S.]

74.- “Industrias culturales y las perspectivas de las relaciones culturales China-Iberoamérica”, Instituto Cervantes, Beijing, 09-10-2012

[«Concepto clave: Andrés Bello», A.S.]

73.- Inauguración Fundación VanderLinde, Montánchez, 23/24-09-2012. 蒙坦切斯, 2012923-242012


72.- The 4th Latin America China Investors Forum, Kerry Hotel, Beijing, September 11-12-, 2012

[«The fascinating challenge of attracting mutual investment: the logic of profits + cultural distance + geographical distance + a long term planning concept…And the role of mass media», A.S.]

71.- APEC CEO Summit, Vladivostok, 07/08-09-2012

[<<As of now, APEC has 21 members – Australia; Brunei Darussalam; Canada; Chile; People’s Republic of China; Hong Kong, China; Indonesia; Japan; Republic of Korea; Malaysia; Mexico; New Zealand; Papua New Guinea; Peru; The Republic of the Philippines; The Russian Federation; Singapore; Chinese Taipei; Thailand; United States of America; Viet Nam – which account for approximately 41% of the world’s population, approximately 55% of world GDP and about 49% of world trade.>>]

[«Most recent APEC Summit, Honolulu, 2011. The leaders agreed to take concrete steps for the ‘Seamless Regional Economy’», A.S.]

70.- EUNIC Beijing Design Week, Beijing, 30-09-2012/06-10-2012

[«A real challenge: designing for the future», A.S.]

69.- 伦敦奥运会, 中国日报,27-07/12-08-2012

[«Think about soft power and medals», A.S.]

68.- 北京塞万提斯学院, 秘鲁电影展播周”, 北京,24/07/2012 al 24/08/2012 (19:00 h)

[«A propósito de este mes cinematográfico del Rímac: cabría repensar más papeles para Vargas Llosa en futuros esquemas de la Alianza del Pacífico», A.S.]

67.- Foro “Asia: El nuevo referente mundial”, ICARE, Santiago, 23-08-2012

[«Cita clave: <<Este Foro Empresarial de ICARE ofrece una amplia visión de la actualidad geopolítica y económica de Asia y, a la vez, aporta miradas imprescindibles para entender mejor su apasionante cartografía de negocios.>>, A.S.]

66.- Deja, “Bonnie Chen Tours London in Style for Harper’s Bazaar China July 2012″, London, July, 2012

[«It is about global fashion as well as China’s emerging classes», A.S.]

65.- Presentación del libro, Julio Arias, Naranjas de la China: un español en Pekín, Auditorio de la Fundacion Mapfre, Paseo de Recoletos 23, Madrid, 11-07-2012, 7:00pm

[Destacado: <<Participan Julio Arias, Andrés Ortega, José Ignacio Torreblanca, Felix Validivieso y Cristina Manzano>>, A.S.]

64.- Hub Culture Beijing’s “Sneak Peek” Salon event, Beijing, 07-07-2012

[«Highlight: <<The aim is to gather a carefully selected group of individuals and organizations to showcase our new space here in Beijing and announce the various exciting events we will be hosting in the upcoming months.>>, A.S.]

63.- Gonzalo Paz, “China-Latin America-US Relations: Assessing China’s Decade-Long Strategic Impact in Latin America”, Beijing, June 28, from 10 AM to 12 PM. Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy

[«In addition and highly recommendable, also by Gonzalo Paz, «China, United States and Hegemonic Challenge in Latin America: An Overview and Some Lessons from Previous Instances of Hegemonic Challenge in the Region», The China Quarterly, Volume 209, March 2012, pp 18-34″, A.S.]

62.- Premier Wen Jiabao to Attend the UN Conference on Sustainable Development and Visit Brazil, Uruguay, Argentina and Chile, Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 17-06-2012  => From June 20 to 26, 2012

[«Read Wen’s strategic announcement at CEPAL, Santiago de Chile, June 2012»]

61.- “Río + 20. United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development”, Rio de Janeiro, 20/22-06-2012

[“China related issues included in the program”, A.S.]

60.- 9th International Exhibition for Business & Leisure Tourism, China National Convention Centre (CNCC), Beijing, 15/17-06-2012

[«Reflection of the moment: the importance of visas», A.S.]

59.- Foreign Affairs Office Compilation & Translation Bureau and the International Liaison Department of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China organize the China Latin America Exchange Program for political party members and academics. Beijing, Tianjin, Shaanxi province, Shanghai, June 14-27, 2012

[«A milestone in China-Latin American ties», A.S.]

58.-Cumbre de la Alianza del Pacífico, Santiago de Chile, 04-06-2012

[«El más contundente esquema de integración regional mirando hacia Asia-Pacífico en el mundo de habla hispana», A.S.]

57.- Conferència a CIDOB: “L’emergència de la Xina i l’Índia: què significa per a l’economia mundial?”, 17-05-2012

[«Fundamental question: ChIndia? To which extent?», A.S.]

56.-Lang Lang, “De Beethoven a Prokofiev”, Barcelona, Auditori, 22-04-2012

[«Virtuoso +», A.S.]

55.- Workshop: “Cross-cultural communication: improve your internal communication to improve your company”. The Spanish Chamber of Commerce in China, together with the Italian Chamber of Commerce in China. Biblioteca Miguel de Cervantes 208 Anfu Lu, Shanghai 上海市安福路208. Monday, April 18th, 2011, at 09:30{E9ABC336-8333-451A-9873-B347A71001FA}

[«Latin-Sinica», A.S.]

54.- Fourth BRICS Summit, New Delhi, 29-03-2012

[«Let’s wait and see», A.S.]

53.- Clodoaldo Hugueney, embajador de Brasil en China, “El momento actual de China, y las relaciones con Brasil, América Latina y el Caribe”. Con las intervenciones de: Zhu Bangzao, embajador de China en España; José Pedro Sebastián de Érice, Secretario General de Técnicas Reunidas y ex embajador de España en China; Augusto Soto, consultor y profesor en ESADE y director del Dialogue with China Project; Enrique Iglesias, Secretario General Iberoamericano, Secretaría General Iberoamericana, Madrid, 28-03-2012

[«An occasion to discuss the meaning of emerging and re-emerging countries», A.S.]

52.- “De l’adhesió de Rússia a l’experiència de la Xina a l’OMC”, Barcelona, Asia House, 27-03-2012, 10:00. Entrada lliure, amb prèvia confirmació d’assistència.

[«An old debate is back: who is 老大哥?»]

51.- W.P. Carey Foundation, East West Institute, “Affordable World Security Conference”, Newseum, Washington, 27/28-03-2012

Info via East-West Institute:

[“Global issues concerning the West, China and each continent included in the program”, A.S.]

50.- “Security Jam. Brainstorming Global Security”, Brussels-Global, 19/23-03-2012

Info via CIDOB:

[“Global issues concerning the West, China and each continent included in the program”, A.S.]

49.- “El papel de España en los lazos económicos entre España y Latinoamérica”, Barcelona, Asia House, 22-03-2012, 18:00. Further info: Observatorio de Asia-Pacífico, Casa Asia,, tel.: 93 368 03 46.


[«Spain, Latin America and China included in the program», A.S.]

48.- ICB, “Cursos de xinès escrit per a joves xinesos nadius”, 19/20-03-2012

[«A new phenomenon: «Chinese youth in Barcelona integrating in Chinese», A.S.]

47.- Programa d’Àsia Oriental, UOC, “Anunci: cinema xinès a Barcelona”, 07/28-03-2012

<<Destacat: Les sessions seran els dimecres del mes de març, a les 18.30h, al Centre Cívic Urgell de Barcelona (C. del Comte d’Urgell, 145). Està previst que cada sessió inclogui una breu presentació de la pel·lícula a l’inici i un col·loqui al final.>>, A.S.]

46.- Last call, “El 1 de marzo abriremos el II Simposio Electrónico Internacional sobre Política China (toda la información en”

[«Connecting the Spanish speaking community and the Spanish speaking networks on China analysis worldwide», A.S.]

45.- Mario Vizzotto, “Ni hao Mao: viaggi nell’economia della Cina”, Scuola de Studi Asiatici e Gestione Aziendale/Istituto Confucio presso l’Università Ca’ Foscari Venezia, 27-02-2012

[«Certainly viaggi antichi«, A.S.]

44.- Instituto Cervantes de Pekín, Beijing, Bulletin, January-February, 2012

[«Una activa agenda marcada por Cervantes y Bello», A.S.]

43.- “El régimen jurídico de las importaciones en la Unión Europea: cuestiones prácticas” (in Chinese), Barcelona, Casa Asia-Roca Junyent, Asia House, 19:00, 08-02-2012

42.- Angela Merkel, “Statement before visiting China” on 02/03-02-2012, Berlin, Bundeskanzlerin, 28-01-2012

41.- “Recruitment for Understanding China training 2012 will begin on 1 February 2012. Further information and the application form 2012 will follow shortly”, Understanding China

40.- Glocal event. “Catalan Dragons meet Chinese Dragons”. Related to the Chinese New Year and to the “2012 EU-China Year of Intercultural Dialogue” starting on February 1 2012.

[«Filmed by Dialogue with China Project, Barcelona, 28-01-2012, published on 30-01-2012.» A.S.]

39.- “Barcelona buscará capital chino durante la celebración del Año Nuevo”, Global Asia, 24-01-2012.

38.- BabelÀsia, aula de trobada: 汉语!, Avda. Diagonal 373.  Barcelona 08008. Auditori Tagore, 25/01/2012, 19:00-20:30.


[«Speaking Chinese in glocal Barcelona», A.S.]

37.- European Commission, “2012 EU-China Year of Intercultural Dialogue”. Under construction

[«Comment of the hour: Today, January 23……. ¡under construction!», A.S.]

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35.- “Chinese Views of the EU: Disaggregating Chinese Perceptions of the EU and the Implications for the EU’s China Policy”, Barcelona, Asia House, 13-01-2012

34.-”China Day”, ESADE, Barcelona (San Cugat), 19-12-2011

[«A special day for ESADE», A.S.]

33.- CEIBS New Year’s Concert, Beijing, The Forbidden City Concert Hall, 17-12-2011

32.- Meeting with Chinese writer Qiu Xialong, Asia House-Fundació Insitut Confuci de Barcelona, 14-12-2011

31.- Jornada IGMAN-Acció Solidària 2011. “La Catalunya Global en un Món Desigual. Cooperació, Geopolítica i Acció Exterior”, Barcelona, Arxiu de la Corona d’Aragó, Palau del Lloctinent, Plaça del Rei, Comtes 2, 14-12-2011

16:00h. ÀSIA, l’emergència de preveure els emergents. Modera: Marc Gafarot. Manel Ollé, “La Xina, impera o coopera. Catalunya-Àsia, reptes i oportunitats”; Augusto Soto, “Àsia-Pacífic, ens emplaça i ens desplaça”.

[“The presentations include topics such as Barcelona-China, Asia Pacific and Eurasia relations. Asia poses historical challenges demanding bold European initiatives”. A.S.]

30.- Augusto Soto, “¿Puede la pujanza china coadyuvar en la actual crisis en Europa?”, Ateneo Navarro, Civican, November, 13-12-2011, 19:30

29.- Konrad Adenanuer Stiftung, “China-ASEAN Cooperation in the XXI Century: Challenges and Prospects”, Xiamen, 12-13-12-2011

28.- Workshop: Sulle tracce di Mao, Palazzo Vendramin ai Carmini, Venezia, 05-12-2011

27.- Fourth US-China High-Level Political Party Leaders Dialogue. Senior representatives from the Chinese Communist Party and prominent U.S. Democrats and Republicans meet with the aim of increasing contact, familiarity and trust between the countries’ political elites, Washington D.C., Texas and Missouri, 04/10-12-2011

[«Important event for Europe too», A.S.]

Source: Highlights, EastWest Institute Newsletter, Fall 2011

26.- “Second round of China-Germany Foreign Ministerial Strategic Dialogue in Berlin”, Berlin, 04/07-12-2011

25.- “Europe and China: Rivals or strategic partners?”, Brussels, 29/11/2011

24.- ESADEGeo, The Coming Energy Market, Madrid, 24/25-11-2011

[«China energy and policy related issues included in the program», A.S.]

23.- Münchner Sicherheitskonferenz, Beijing, 20/21-11-2011

22.-China in Barcelona in November

A.- Begoña Ruiz de Infante, “Llengues, identitats i oportunitats: el context de la comunitat xinesa”, Fundació Institut Confuci, Sala Samarcanda 30-11-2011, 19:00-20:30

B.- BabelÀsia, aula de trobada 汉语! Speaking Chinese in glocal Barcelona, 26/10/2011. Monthly meetings; C.- Leland Ling, “El documental en China: una retrospectiva”,, 27-10-2011; D.- Laia Manonelles, Arte Experimental en China, Barcelona, Edicions Bellaterra, 03-11-2011. E.- 8th East-West Dialogue, Barcelona, 8-9-11-2011. [China and China East-West issues of global concern included in the program]

21.- Book presentation. Juan Pablo Cardenal/Heriberto Araujo, La silenciosa conquista china, Barcelona, CIDOB, 07-11-2011, 19:30.

20.- 7th China Global Business Meeting, Valencia, November, 7-8, 2011

19.- China Investment Forum, Prague, November 7-11, 2011

18.- China Forum 2011. A BIO Europe Pre-conference Event, Düsseldorf, 30-10, 2011

17.- “Rettungsfonds-Chef wirbt in China um Geld”, Die Zeit, 28-10-2011

[«The man of the year?», A.S.]

16.- The Aspen China Trialogue, Venice, 28-29/10-2011.

15.- China meets the Mediterranean, Barcelona, October 19th to 21st, 2011. 中国约见地中海, 2011 年10月19号到21号, 巴塞罗那.

14.- Jornada informativa sobre el programa de becas a distintas escuelas de negocio en Asia. Especially vid MBA China Europe International Busines School, Shanghai. Barcelona, Asia House, 11-10-2011.

See web Asia House:

13.- “It’s China Time» – Tendències urbanes i digitals a la Xina del s. XXI”, Barcelona, Asia House, October 6th, 2011.

12.- World Media Summit Presidium Meeting in Beijing, Sept. 27, 2011.

11.- Third US-China High Level Political Party Leaders Dialogue, Beijing, September 26-30, 2011. Senior representatives from the Chinese Communist Party and prominent U.S. Democrats and Republicans meet with the aim of increasing contact, familiarity and trust between the countries’ political elites.

Source: Highlights, EastWest Institute Newsletter, Fall 2011

10.- Second BRICS International Competition Conference, Beijing, 21-09-2011. The BRICS countries signed the Beijing Consensus stating that “coping with the financial crisis and promoting long-term, steady and relatively rapid economic growth are their shared tasks.”

9.- The Sino-Global Discourse. Berlin, September 15th – 18th, 2011. “The Growing Prominence of China on the World Stage: Exploring the Political, Economic, and Cultural Relations of China and Global Stakeholders”, Berlin, September 15th – 18th, 2011

8.- Book presentation, José Ignacio Torreblanca, La fragmentación del poder europeo, European Council on Foreign Relations, Madrid, September 12, 2011. The topic has implications for EU-China relations.

7.- 9th Euro China Forum. “New Humanism in a Globalizing World “全球化时代的新人文主义” “Pour un nouvel humanisme dans un monde globalisé” (June 27-28, 2011. Speeches)

6.-9th Euro-China Forum, Unesco, Paris June 27-28, 2011


5.- Barcelona. Almuerzos Círculo del Liceo, Javier Solana, Presidente de ESADEgeo-Center for Global Economy and Geopolitics. El almuerzo-coloquio tendrá lugar el jueves 7 de julio de 2011 a las 13:30 horas. Disertará sobre: “El papel de China en la geoestrategia actual”.

4.- “辛亥路 情两岸纪念辛亥革命100周年电影周 The Xinhai Revolution (1911 – 2011) Film Week, London. The School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS). Supported by the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in the UK. 16th June, 2011 – 19th June, 2011.

3.-1st Hellenic Chinese Business Conference, Athens, 14th & 15th June, 2011

2.- Beijing: “40 years of sino-greek diplomatic relations”, News from the Greek embassy in Beijing, Saturday, May 09, 2011

Plan of the first Sino-Greek film cooperation, under the title “Acropolis Love Story”, presented in Beijing, 16th of April, 2011

[«* Footnote nº 1. Soto’s speech stressed on the importance of Greece and China as cradles of civilization. He also dwelled on the idea of an ancient Mediterranean community connecting Barcelona-Εμπόριον and Athens. Finally, he stressed on Spain’s historical bridge role bringing Greek classical culture to the Ibero-American space.», A.S.]

[** Footnote nº 2. A quite remarkable contribution:», A.S.]

1.- Augusto Soto, “Is there an ideological rift with China?”, The Global Experts, 16-12-2012