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Remember When…

Volume 4, 2015

1. November 8, 1994: The Signing Ceremony that marked the founding of CEIBS, held in the Auditorium of Jinqiao Development Company.

Front row, from left, using their titles at the time of the event:
Vice Chairman of the Shanghai Commission for Foreign Economic Relations and Trade Zhang Xiang, 
Director of the Office of Education and Public Health of the Shanghai Municipal Government Zheng Lingde,
EU Ambassador to China Endymion Wilkinson,
European Commissioner for Trade Leon Brittan,
Chairman of the Association for Relations Across the Taiwan Strait (ARATS) and Former Mayor of Shanghai Wang Daohan,
Vice Mayor of Shanghai Xie Lijuan,
Director General of the International Trade and Economic Affairs Li Zhongzhou &
Vice Director of the Foreign Affairs of the National Education Commission Wang Zhongda.
Back row, from left, using their titles at the time of the event:
President of Shanghai Jiao Tong University Weng Shilie,
President of CEIBS Li Jiahao,
Director General of the European Foundation of Management Development (EFMD) Gay Haskins,
Director of the United Front Work Department of the CPC Shanghai Committee Wang Shenghong,
Chairman of the Planning Commission of the Shanghai Municipal Government Hua Jianmin,
Chairman of CEIBS Academic Council Prof Pedro Nueno,
Deputy Director of the Organisation Department of the CPC Shanghai Committee Chen Shijie &
General Manager of the Jinqiao  Development Company Zhu Xiaoming.

 

 

2. November 8, 1994: Officials from Shanghai People’s Government and the European Commission at the Ground Breaking Ceremony for CEIBS in Jinqiao Development Zone.

From left, using their titles at the time of the event:
Vice Mayor of Shanghai Xie Lijuan,
EU Ambassador to China Endymion Wilkinson,
Chairman of the Association for Relations Across the Taiwan Strait (ARATS) and Former Mayor of Shanghai Wang Daohan & European Commissioner for Trade Leon Brittan.

 

 

3. October 15, 1999: Campus Inauguration Ceremony held at the Petrochemical Auditorium, CEIBS Shanghai Campus.

Front, from left, using their titles at the time of the event:
Former President of Shanghai Jiao Tong University Weng Shilie 
Vice Chairman of the CPPCC Shanghai Committee Wang Shenghong, 
Vice Mayor of Shanghai  Zhou Yupeng,
EU Ambassador to China Endymion Wilkinson,
Deputy Secretary of the CPC Shanghai Committee Gong Xueping,
Ambassador of Spain to China Eugenio Bregolat,
Vice Mayor of Shanghai Zhou Muyao &
Vice Chairman of the CPPCC Shanghai Committee Xie Lijuan.
Back row, from left, using their titles at the time of the event:
Chairman of CEIBS Academic Council Pedro Nueno,
Deputy Secretary General of the Shanghai Municipal Government, Yin Yicui,
Secretary of the Shanghai Education Working Committee of the CPC Wang Ronghua,
Deputy Director General of the Shanghai Municipal Education Commission Wei Runbo,
President of EFMD Gerard Van Schaik &
President of Shanghai Jiao Tong University Xie Shengwu.

 

 

4. December 3, 2001: Pascal Lamy, former Director-General of the WTO and then EU Trade Commissioner, giving a speech at CEIBS.

 

 

5. June 25, 2007: Spain’s King Juan Carlos (3rd left) and Queen Sophia (3rd right) receive a Medal of Honour awarded by CEIBS during their visit to the school’s Shanghai Campus.

 

 

6. January 15, 2008, unveiling the name plaque for the Europe-China Business Management Training Project:

Using their titles at the time of the event:
Chinese Vice Minister of Commerce Gao Hucheng (2nd left), Shanghai Executive Vice Mayor Feng Guoqin (left), EU Commissioner Vladimir Spidla (2nd right), and EU Ambassador to China Serge Abou (right).

 

 

7. July 16, 2005: Then President of the European Commission José Manuel Barroso delivered a speech during his visit to CEIBS.

 

 

8. November 2, 2012: CEIBS International Advisory Board holds its first plenary meeting in Shanghai.

First row, from left, using their titles at the time of the event:
CEIBS Vice President & Co-Dean Prof Zhang Weijiong, Chairman of China Media Capital  Li Ruigang, Chairman of iD SoftCapital Group Stan Shih, CEIBS Vice President & Dean and IAB Chairman Prof John A Quelch, CEIBS European President Pedro Nueno, CEIBS Chinese President Prof Zhu Xiaoming, Chairman of Legend Holdings Liu Chuanzhi, Chairman of China International Capital Corporation Limited (CICC) Li Jiange, Chairman of Esquel Group Yang Minde, President and CEO of China Merchants Bank  Ma Weihua, Executive Director of CEIBS Global Initiative Annette Nijs and CEIBS Professor Juan Fernandez.

Second row, from left, using their titles at the time of the event:
CEIBS Professors Xu Bin, Zhao Xinge and Katherine Xin; CEO of Schneider Electric Jean-Pascal Tricoire, CEO of Lafarge Group Bruno Lafont, Chairman of Zhongkun Group Huang Nubo, President of AVIC International Holding Corporation Wu Guangquan, CEIBS Professor Lydia Price, Chairman of MasterCard Worldwide Richard Haythornthwaite and CEIBS Professor Chen Shimin.

Third row, using their titles at the time of the event:
Former CEO of Xerox Corporation Richard Thoman at left, CEO of Salvatore Ferragamo Michele Norsa at 3rd left, Chairman and CEO of Neusoft  Liu Jiren, Chairman of Fuyao Industry Glass Group  Cao Dewang, CEIBS Profs Hellmut Schutte and Xu Dingbo, President and CEO of Caruso  Umberto Angeloni and Chairman of China Pacific Insurance Group Co, Ltd Gao Guofu.

 

 

9. December 2, 2012: Representatives of Shanghai Jiao Tong University and EFMD sign the CEIBS Extension Agreement (2015-2034).

Front, from left, using their titles at the time of the event:
EU Ambassador to China Markus Ederer, EFMD Director General & CEO and CEIBS Board Member Eric Cornuel, SJTU President Zhang Jie, and Vice Mayor of Shanghai Shen Xiaoming.