For their first movie screening, the Asia Society Switzerland will show the captivating documentary:
«The other half of the Sky – Stories of Chinese businesswomen», 2016, in presence of the multiple award-winning director, Patrik Soergel.
In this documentary, Soergel puts the spotlight on careers of female executives in the Chinese business world. From the perspectives of four of the country’s most powerful businesswomen, the movie explores the deep socio-economic transformations taking place in China today.
After the statutory business, Federal Councillor Doris Leuthard will give a presentation on the topic: “Belt and Road Initiative”. This will be followed by a panel discussion with representatives from business, science and politics chaired by Dr Peter Fischer (Head of the NZZ Economic Editorial Department).