Independent Political Commentator and Former Lecturer of Department of Political Science, Tsinghua University
Dr. Wu is an independent political commentator and an independent researcher of social movements. He has honest, sharp and unique insights about China's political transformation and contentious politics in a global context. His comments on international affairs are often quoted by Chinese media as well. He is the political columnist for Initium Media in Hong Kong.
From 2009 to 2015, he taught as a lecturer in the Department of Political Science, Tsinghua University. Before that, he worked as Chief Correspondent for Time-Weekly and journalist for Deutsche Welle. Prior to that, he was assistant researcher at the Institute of Modern Taiwan Studies, Fujian Academy of Social Sciences.
Mr Wu received his Ph.D. in political science from the University of Duisburg-Essen.
Panel: National interest - can China implement policies that will transform its economy?Fan Jianping, Research Fellow, State Information Centre, China and Xiao Geng, Professor of Practice in Finance and Public Policy at HKU
Jing HuangLee Foundation Professor on US-China Relations; Director of Centre on Asia and Globalization, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, Singapore