On the 30th October 2020, the British Chamber of Commerce SW hosted its annual UK Alumni mixer event at the Diaoyutai Boutique Hotel Chengdu. This event is also part of the British Festival, organised by the British Consulate-General Chongqing to celebrate its 20th anniversary.
在10月30号，成都钓鱼台酒店，中国西南英国商会主办了2020年度留英校友会聚会，中国西南留英校友会联盟 – 职业分享会！本次校友会活动也是英国驻重庆总领事馆启动的第二届“英国嘉年华”系列活动之一，以庆祝英国驻重庆总领事馆20周年。
Over 120 UK Alumni from 33 UK Universities have attended the 2nd annual UK Alumni Mixer! The UK alumni mixer introduced fellow UK alumnus and featured special career insight sessions.
The event was kickstarted off by a welcome speech from Britcham SW’s Vice Chairman Joe White. After Joe, Richard Han, a Lancaster University alumnus and also the Vice Chairman of BritCham, sent a video with his warmest wishes.
活动由中国西南英商会副主席 – Joe White 发言开启。随后， Richard Han， 兰卡斯特大学校友代表同时也是英国商会副主席， 为本次活动发来了祝福视频。
HM Consul-General (acting) He/Him, British Consulate-General, Chongqing, Daniel Rothberg was in attendance to deliver a welcome speech.
英国驻重庆总领事馆代总领事 Daniel Rothberg 到场参加活动并进行了简短的欢迎致辞。
We welcomed the representatives from 11 UK universities to the stage for greetings. And they are from University of Southampton, the University of Manchester, University of Birmingham, University of Glasgow, University of York, University of Liverpool, Lancaster University, London School of Economics, University College London, Loughborough University and the University of Warwick.
Before we started icebreaking and networking, our guest speakers for the night; Joy Zhang, Daisy Song, Yuru Wu and Carol Wu gave us an insight into their career paths after graduating from their respective UK unis.
The attendees were sorted by their respective universities and played a number of icebreakers in order to know each other more.
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Diaoyutai boutique hotel Chengdu is located in Kuanzhai alley, Qingyang District, Chengdu. The transportation is convenient and the location is superior by the subway line 4 , and 30 minutes to Shuangliu International Airport. It is very close to Tianfu Square, Chunxi Road, IFS, Taikooli and other large shopping centers.
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