Foreign Minister Kevin Rudd on China 2.0

An update – Rudd’s presentation was aimed at promoting his forthcoming trade delegation and mission to China.  Mr Rudd has since withdrawn from the mission from medical reasons, however it will be proceeding with Minister Emerson at the helm.  Here’s a video of Mr Rudd’s presentation given in Melbourne which goes alongside the slides posted below…

Last week I attended the briefing by Foreign Minister Kevin Rudd and Minister for Small Business Dr Craig Emerson.  The presentation was compelling in it’s case for engagement with China.  I asked Mr Rudd what he thought the challenges were for Australian businesses are in engaging with China and he said “re-imagining the future”.  Take a look at the presentation – I think you will get a sense of what he meant.


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Tamerlaine Beasley is an expert who enables effective collaboration and communication in diverse and global workplaces.She is a member of the Board of the Australia-ASEAN Council for the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, and founder and Managing Director of Beasley Intercultural, Australia’s premier cross-cultural training and consultancy company.Tamerlaine’s keynote presentations, advisory services and training programs are described by clients as ‘transformational’ and ‘game changing’. Examples of her work include: coaching and advising business leaders in Australia and Asia; working with global teams to optimise performance; developing a framework for training and capability building through international partnerships for APEC; building local staff capacity at the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific; leading the development of diversity and inclusion programs for the Australian Public Service Commission and the Department of Defence.