Chinese New Year Mixer

Speakers

  • Angela Zhang
    Angela Zhang
    Journalist at National News Agency

    Angela Zhang combines the knowledge of community building and entrepreneurship to simulate cooperation between Latin American and Chinese innovators. She also empowers students from diverse backgrounds as social impact program director of BeHive, alongside a full-time job at a Chinese national news agency. Now she is dedicating herself to work in ESG to further the commitment to a more sustainable future for everyone.

  • Costas Georgiou
    Costas Georgiou
    International Legal Counsel, Co-founder at BeHive

    In his capacity as Chispo Attorneys at Law’s International Legal Counsel Costas helps international companies protect their Intellectual Property in China. His passion for education and personal development has led him to co-found BeHive, an organization that helps students and young professionals develop transferable care skills. Through his YouTube channel he shares concepts that are helping him better navigate the complexities of the modern world. As the recipient of PKU’s Social Welfare Pioneering Scholarship and QS World University Rankings’ MBA Community Scholarship he is now studying towards the UCL MBA at Peking University to develop his business skills and acumen.

  • Irina Goncharova
    Irina Goncharova
    Growth Manager at SONG, BeHive Shanghai Community Lead, Certified Coach

    Irina has been studying and working in China for six years, obtaining her master’s degree in Tourism in a Chinese Taught Program at Shandong Normal University. Her experience in the B2B sector as an account manager for local and foreign companies led her to work for an international financial consultancy as a Growth Manager where she takes care of the execution and design of Marketing, BD, and Communication strategies. In January 2020, Irina initiated the BeHive Chapter in Shanghai. As BeHive Shanghai Community Leader, Irina has recruited and led a team of four and held 15+ events with 750+ participants. Irina is also a certified coach and supports expat professionals to overcome the challenges of landing a job in China.

  • Ossian Heulin
    Ossian Heulin
    Client Executive Diversification Businesses at Dassault Systemes

    Ossian Heulin is an entrepreneur at heart, passionate about Business, Innovation, Community Building, and Education. “The best way to predict the future is to invent it” is not just a quote, it is a mindset, and he is confident that by empowering the youth, we can create a sustainable future.

  • Victoria Khu
    Victoria Khu
    Co-Founder at SCOLAR Network

    Victoria Khu is a Russian born Chinese, Co-founder and President of SCOLAR Network (2017), a platform missioned to connect young leaders from the 18 Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) countries and affiliated with the SCO Secretariat. Victoria is also a TEDx speaker and a member of Global Shapers community, an initiative of the World Economic Forum. She is inspired by the energy generated through the cross-cultural connections between the young people, and strives to contribute to the regional development through building educated and empathetic communities. Victoria has received MA from Tsinghua University in Journalism and Communication.

  • Yixuan Heather Li
    Yixuan Heather Li
    PR & Communications Consultant

    Yixuan Heather Li is a China-based PR & communications consultant focus on cross-border tech and China-Africa Relations. Originally from Beijing, she previously graduated from Penn State University with a dual degree in Public Relations and Political Science. She has worked on a number of Africa-focused projects for instituations like Development Reimagined, Standard Bank, and Peking University.

Happy Niu Year everyone!

Missing China? Want to reconnect with old friends and make new ones?

Don’t miss our Virtual Chinese New Year Mixer on February 17!

We have lots of fun activities prepared for you!

Agenda

  • Speed Networking Fun: We guarantee you’ll make at least one new friend!
  • Chinese New Year Cultural Mythbusting Sharing: Learn about customs and traditions in northern and southern Chinese cities
  • CNY Quiz: Win mentorship sessions with inspiring young professionals working in different industries in China

See you next Wednesday evening!

不见不散(Bùjiàn bú sàn)!


Find your time zone

19:30 – 21:00 🇨🇳🇸🇬 (China, Singapore Time)

13:30 – 15:00 🇨🇾🇬🇷 (Cyprus, Greece Time)

11:30 – 13:00 🇬🇧🇳🇬 (UK, Nigeria Time)

 

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Date

Feb 17 2021

Time

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

China Time (GMT +8)

Location

Online
Zoom Meeting Room

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