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Oxford University China-Africa Network conference

October 5, 2012

OUCAN INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE New Trends in African Media The Growing Role of China St Antony's College, Nissan Lecture Theatre Friday 9 November 2012 Panel 1: 9.00-11.00 The New Face of International Broadcasting in Africa Song Jianing, Bureau Chief, CCTV Africa? Mohamed Adow, Director, Al-Jazeera Kiswahili? Mary Harper, Africa Editor, BBC Nicole Stremlau, University of Oxford?(Chair) Panel 2: 11.30-13.00 Reflecting on the Shift: Implications for Africa and Beyond Martin Davies, CEO Frontier Advisory Iginio Gagliardone, University of Oxford Chris Alden, London School of Economics (Chair) 3 Course Lunch in Hall: 13.00-14.00 Panel 3: 14.00-16.00 New Media and New Technologies Wang Chaowen, General Director, Xinhua Africa Bureau Yawei Liu, Director, China Programme, Carter Centre? Timothy Garton-Ash, University of Oxford Martin Plaut, BBC (Chair) Cocktail and Networking Event: Oriel College (separate registration) Places at this event are limited and registration is mandatory. Early bird registration is £20 (£15 students) before 26 October. £30 thereafter until final deadline 2 November, and includes lunch. There is also an exclusive cocktail dinner with speakers at Oriel College for £30. Register at http://oucan.politics.ox.ac.uk. Please contact oucan@politics.ox.ac.uk with any queries. New Best wishes, OUCAN Team Find out more: Web: http://oucan.politics.ox.ac.uk>