Diplomat and Director of the Institute of International Affairs at Renmin University, China,
Wang Yiwei is Jean Monnet Chair Professor, Director of Institute of International Affairs, Director of Center for European Studies at Renmin University of China. He is expert advisor of CCPIT Advisory Committee. He was formerly diplomat at Chinese Mission to the European Union (2008-2011) and professor at Tongji University (2011-2013), Fudan University (2001-2008), visiting professor of Yonsei University (2005) and Fox Fellow of Yale University (2000-2001). His recent books include China Connects the World: What Behind The Belt & Road Initiative (2017); The Belt & Road Initiative: What China Will Offer the World in Its Rise (2015); Haishang: Revelations of European Civilization (2015) and China NATO Studies Series. His books translated 20 different languages.