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Mary Boyd | National People’s Congress Results and Implications

  • Harvard Center Shanghai 5/F HSBC Building, Shanghai IFC, 8 Century Ave Pudong New District, Shanghai China (map)

Mary Boyd
Director of the Economist Corporate Network Shanghai

April 23, Thursday, 7:00p.m. to 9:00p.m

National People’s Congress Results and Implications

Please join us for an event sponsored by the Harvard Club of Shanghai and the Harvard Business School Club of Shanghai as Mary Boyd, Director of the Economist Corporate Network Shanghai, explains the outcomes of the National People’s Congress (NPC). Upon the conclusion of the NPC, the central government will have fully outlined its 2015 policy and legislative priorities. Companies must assess the implications on commerce, review policy directions, and navigate agency and personnel changes.

Please kindly RSVP to Vivian Xu at [email protected] if you are interested in attending. 

Looking forward to seeing you on Thursday, April 23. 

Date:       Thursday, April 23, 2015
Time:       7:00 pm- 9:00pm
Harvard Center Shanghai
5th Floor HSBC Building
Shanghai International Financial Centre
No. 8 Century Avenue
Pudong New District, Shanghai


Cost: RMB 120 per person (Light refreshments will be served)

Seating is limited; register early!

RSVP: Vivian Xu at 138 0183 7246
Email: [email protected]

About the Speaker

Mary Boyd is the Director of Economist Corporate Network Shanghai. She is responsible for program development and client servicing in Shanghai. She also provides research and conceptual support on China for Economist Corporate Network programs. Before joining the Economist Group, Mary Boyd was in the Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs, serving on assignment in Hong Kong, Thailand, Taiwan and China. Since leaving government service she has researched and published on economic development and governance issues in China, and has undertaken consultancy work for the World Bank and other inter national institutions, as well as multinational companies. She has written for a number of Economist Intelligence Unit publications, including Country Report, China Hand and Business China. Mary Boyd has an MA degree and an MSc (public policy and management) degree from the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, and has also completed language studies at Nanjing University.