The 2015 Ken Hom Lecture: China in transition

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China in transition

Who this event is for

  • Everyone


JHB Lecture Theatre, John Henry Brookes, Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane site


Sir David Tang will reflect on recent developments in Chinese society and on the UK's changing relationship with the Asian super-power. As a pre-eminent figure in fashion, hospitality, media and the arts, in both the UK and across Asia, Sir David will share his unique insights on this complex and fascinating topic.

The evening will be hosted by Ken Hom OBE, chef, author and broadcaster and honorary graduate of Oxford Brookes University.

About the speaker


Sir David Tang founded the fashion empire Shanghai Tang; The China Club in Hong Kong, and its affiliate clubs in Singapore and Beijing. He is a Trustee of the Royal Academy of Arts, Chairman of the Tate's Asia-Pacific Acquisitions Committee, President of the London Bach Society and Adviser to the London Symphony Orchestra.