Date(s) - Saturday, October 31 2015
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
M on the Bund
“Ovaltine & Elephants”, a discussion of Myanmar’s Future
Robert San Pé and Hannah Beech
A week away from the Myanmar national election on November 8, the Shanghai Lit Fest and Shanghai FCC present a joint discussion of the country’s future. How will the election result affect Myanmese people at work and at home, from how they conduct business to how they express themselves? And what lessons might be learnt from China’s rapid opening up?
Saturday, October 31, 2015
1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Venue: M on the Bund
Seventh Floor, Five on the Bund, 20 Guangdong Lu,
near Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu, Huangpu district
Tel (86 21) 6329 3751
Tickets cost 75RMB or 35RMB for FCC members
and are available for purchase here. Members will need to show their member cards at the sign-in desk.
For more information, you can find the full Lit Fest brochure here.
About the Speakers:
Robert San Pé is the Senior Legal Adviser on legal affairs to opposition leader and Nobel laureate, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi. He will be joined by Hannah Beech, East Asia Correspondent for Time magazine. Pete Sweeney, FCC President and Senior Markets Correspondent at Reuters will chair.
Bookings are closed for this event.