On April 29th, Fudan-European Center for China Studies, Fudan Development Institute (FDDI), and Nordic Institute of Asian Studies (NIAS) held the first Fudan-European China Forum (FECF) at Asia House.
During the forum, Mr. Dagfinn Høybråten, the Secretary-General of Nordic Council of Ministers, gave a keynote speech on the Nordic cooperation and its implications to Asia. The other keynote talk was given by Professor Shen Dingli from Fudan Institute of International Studies about China and its regional cooperation. In total, around forty scholars, think tank leaders, journalists and business leaders attended, coming from Denmark, China, Germany, the Netherlands, and Norway. The forum will be featured as an annual event from this year on.