Alumni & friends

First Bath/Cambridge joint alumni banquet held in Beijing

Sat May 16 16:04:00 BST 2015

Beijing banquetThe first Bath/Cambridge joint alumni banquet was held on May 16 at De Café in Beijing.

The event was warmly received by alumni and there were plenty of positive comments about the evening. A total of 40 people attended including 17 Bath and 23 Cambridge alumni. The event’s purpose was to promote the friendship between the two universities, and offering alumni the opportunity to socialise and network.

There was a four course dinner alongside engaging and interactive conversation in a relaxed atmosphere. The alumni attending work in industries such as finance, energy, management, media and education. They are not only senior professionals and entrepreneurs, but also young talents in business and cultural industries.

Snow Wu, Chair of Bath Alumni Beijing Chapter, said, “This is the first joint alumni event between Bath and Cambridge. We are delighted to be able to provide a new social platform for our alumni which contributes to inter-university friendship in Beijing. We hope that more Bath alumni could join future alumni activities.”

Guo Li, Head of Cambridge Alumni Beijing, said, “Cambridge Beijing alumni regularly socialize. Today we are joyfully accompanied by Bath alumni. We welcome and look forward to future joint events.”

Bath Alumni Beijing Chapter is committed to building a strong Beijing alumni community, organizing alumni events and promoting the University of Bath’s presence locally. The Beijing Chapter is looking forward to holding more events, and welcoming our alumni’s active participation.