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HEC Paris in Qatar launches Distinguished Lecture Series with the first focus on China

qatarisbooming.com, 11 October 2012

This article is about how HEC Paris in Qatar is launching a series of lectures on topics related to the effects of business on a global level. The first lecture, presented by Professor Jacques Gravereau, took place on October 4th. He also chairs the HEC Eurasia Institute and is an expert on Pacific-Asia and Europe-Asia relations. The lecture examined China’s emergence as the ‘factory of the world’, a market of 1.4 billion people, a major overseas investor but also a market which is swallowing up a huge 40% of the world’s raw materials – including oil and gas – for industrial and domestic use.  The event was well attended and gave attendees the chance to network with Human Resources and Learning and Development Professionals.

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