(Beijing, 9/12/06) On September 22, I will be speaking at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce TeleCONSENSUS forum in Washington DC along with Joel Popkin. The topic is “The Telecommunications Economy: Competition and the Global Marketplace. Download file
After spending the last week in China, I can tell you that the Chinese government understands the only way to deliver high growth and increase living standards without further fouling the air and running out of energy is to focus on IT, communications, and the financial service sector. The Chinese are putting a full court press on innovation and entrepreneurship by aggressively investing in tech education and pursuing policies to attract foreign capital to relocate to China–especially such as R&D operations.
What are we doing?