Friends of stars Meeting
China: Scenarios for 2022, 2027, 2049
Uli SIGG, Art Collector, Business Leader, Former Swiss Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China, Mauensee, Switzerland
30 November 2021, 11.30-14.00h
Zunfthaus zur Waag, Zurich

Uli Sigg is one of the leading experts regarding the Chinese culture, history, politics and economy. In this Q&A session we shall touch upon topics like the competition of the systems, decoupling, Covid-19, trade war and questions like: Do China’s global ambitions, combined with its authoritarian model, pose an existential threat to the West? Is China’s Social Credit System (SCS) really the Orwellian nightmare that Western media often depicts it as?

The format will be as follows:

  • 11.30: Welcome Drinks
  • 12.00: Welcome Address by Toni Schoenenberger, Executive Chairman of stars
    Uli Sigg, Art Collector, Business Leader, Former Swiss Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China, Mauensee, Switzerland: Q&A
  • 13.00: Lunch, continuation of discussion
  • 14.00: End of meeting