Speeches & Presentations

Institute for Cultural Diplomacy - ICD - Berlin​

CEBDS Director Robert de Vos gave a keynote speech "How our view and attitude towards China, troubles the relationship" at the Sino Global Discourse in Berlin in 2011.​

The Director of CEBDS, Robert de Vos, gave a keynote speech  entitled “How our point of view and our attitude towards China, threatens the relationship” in the “Sino Global Discourse” in Berlin in 2011.

Before the opening speech, Robert de Vos also participated in a round table discussion about China with the Honorable Mr. Yaw Shin Leong (Member of the Parliament of Singapore) Dr. Eric-Jan Lane Professor of Asian Policy at the University of Freiburg, Brigitte Wolf Director Manager Management Engineers Dr. Armand Clesse Director of the Institute of European and International Studies of Luxembourg, Dr. Eva Sternfeld Professor of Sinology at the Technical University of Berlin, Dr. Mammo Muchie Professor of the Department of Culture and Global Studies at the University of Aalborg, Professor Jaap de Zwaan from Erasmus University.

Event to honor the volunteer workers of the Sichuan earthquake - organized by the Ministry of Health - Beijing -

The State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine (SATCM) organized a special event to honor thousands of volunteer workers who helped after the Sichuan earthquake. Robert de Vos Corts was asked to give a speech to support this event.

Presentations & interviews given in Europe and China

Interview NOS – Dutch television about the realisation of a Chinese Hotel in Delft.

Robert de Vos was invited by the NCH the Dutch investment agency in the Hague to give a speech about doing business in China.

Interview by CCTV at the Egmont Palace in Brussels.

Interview by CCTV at Concert Noble in Brussels.

Introduction of a large Dutch training company  to the entrepreneurs of the Zhengzhou High-tech zone in Henan Province. 

Table conference in Beijing with Stanford University organized by the Chinese Ministry of Culture.

Presentation of the International Trade Center Shanghai in Brussels.

Pro-China speech in favor of the Olympic Games to be held in Beijing in 2008. The pro-China demonstration “One World, one Dream” was held at the Dam Square in Amsterdam.