As of October 28, Chinese media have published 13 original reports including seven online articles, three print articles, one online video report and two broadcast pieces following interviews with Penn President Dr. Amy Gutmann and deans arranged around the Silfen Forum.
Media Partners Coverage
Our two media partners for the September events, Caixin, a top domestic business and financial media outlet in mainland China, has so far published four online articles and one print article based on interviews with Dean Geoffrey Garrett and Dean Ted Ruger, as well as on the Silfen Forum. Tencent, one of the most-read and influential online news portals in China and one of our media partners, published a feature story on artificial intelligence quoting Dean Vijay Kumar.
Broadcast Media Coverage
CCTV 2 Economic News, a daily primetime economic news program aired on CCTV 2, broadcast a 1’51’’ long report on PWCC, featuring Dr. Gutmann and Professor John Zhang, as a part of a segment on Sino-U.S. partnerships and immediately after a segment on President Xi’s visit to the U.S.
CCTV News Dialogue, the leading English-language current affairs program on China’s top television broadcaster that reaches viewers across China and over 80 million subscribers around the world, ran a half-hour in-depth interview featuring Dean Vijay Kumar and Vice Dean Karl Ulrich.
Print Media Coverage
People’s Daily, the most authoritative daily newspaper in China, published a half-page and highly positive in-depth article based on their interview with President Amy Gutmann.
Elite Reference, an internationally-focused weekly newspaper, published a full-page and highly positive in-depth article based on their interview with Dean Eric Furda.
Online Media Coverage
Sina Education, the education channel of one of China’s top online news portal, published an in-depth profile piece on Dean Eric Furda.
CN Healthcare, an online healthcare trade media, published a Q&A-format feature article based on their interview with Dean Larry Jameson.
Please find below the full article summaries and clippings. We also enclose the English translations where available.
Online Video Coverage
Caixin, one of our media partners and a top domestic business and financial media outlet in mainland China, published a two-minute feature video interview with Dr. Gutmann entitled “President of the University of Pennsylvania: Innovative Thinking Stems from Multidisciplinary and All-around Cultivation”.