Hosted by the Rustandy Center for Social Sector Innovation, Ted C. Fishman, author of China, Inc. and Shock of Gray, will discuss how global demographic change shapes the future.


The University of Chicago Center in Beijing
Culture Plaza, 20th Floor
59A Zhongguancun St. Haidian District 100872
Beijing, China

Event Details

The aging of the world's population changes every important relationship we have. The fates of ourselves, our families and communities, of nations and the world depend on how we navigate these unprecedented shifts.

In this free event hosted by the Rustandy Center for Social Sector Innovation, you will hear from Ted C. Fishman—author of China, Inc. and Shock of Gray—about how global demographic change will shape the future of Asian nations, including China. He also will explore how families, firms, and leaders can respond to accelerated population aging, both in their own countries and abroad.


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Deadline: 9/26/2018

Speaker Profiles

Ted C. Fishman (Speaker)
Journalist and Author; 2017–19 Neubauer Collegium Visiting Fellow at the University of Chicago

Ted C. Fishman is the bestselling author of China, Inc. and Shock of Gray. His work can be found in many of the world's most prestigious publications, including the New York Times, National Geographic, USA Today, and Harper's Magazine. His books are widely translated, in more than 45 foreign editions. Fishman is currently a fellow at the University of Chicago's Neubauer Collegium.


Cortney Robinson 
Associate Director of The Hong Kong Jockey Club Programme on Social Innovation