About the President

Profile

Richard Li Hua, President of Sias International University, and Professor of Strategic Management and Leadership

 

Area of Specialization: Strategic Management and Leadership, Innovation and Technology Management.

Professor Richard. Li Hua, PhD, is President of SIAS International University, China. He is also a Distinguished Visiting Professor at Penn State University, Erie, USA, Windsor University, Canada, Sun Yat Sen University, China, Sunderland University, UK and the Special Advisor to the Dean of Odette School of Business, Windsor University, Canada. He has over 30 years of leadership experiences on international development and branding &marketing in the global higher education and international business between West and East. He was the President and Dean of Washington Academy of Management of Technology, UK. As Professor of Strategic Management and Development, he launched in early 2011 the International Centre for Research into Innovation, Sustainability and Entrepreneurship (RISE), Sunderland University, which led the development and the implementation of a well-crafted strategy in transforming the faculty from “teaching-focused” into “research-informed”.His over 30 years of career in both private commercial companies and the public sector in global higher education has been marked by its strongly international focus. After a highly successful career as Managing Director of China Henan European Information Centre and Chairman and CEO of Henan Yuxin International Economic & Technical Cooperation Corporation, with spells in a number of Middle East and North African countries, Europe and Southeast Asian countries, he moved to the UK to begin his PhD research and a new career as a university academic in 1997. Since then he has worked as a senior academic and initiated and contributed significantly to the development and implementation of innovation and internationalization strategy in a number of institutions, including Northumbria, Salford, Sunderland, Plymouth, Sun Yat Sen University, China, Windsor University, Canada and Penn State, Behrend, USA.It has been a great honour and privilege that after 16 years of very accomplishable achievements in the global higher education in the West, he moves back again to China for taking the helm of SIAS International University.

 

His Strategic Vision on West Meets East

With his over 30 years of working experiences in the East and West (15 years of governmental and industrial working experience in China and 16 years in UK’s higher education, his leadership experiences and extensive interactions, teaching, consultancy and engagement globally, in particular, UK, US, Canada, Europe and China, as well as his in-depth research on international technology transfer between West and East, he has insightful observations and interpretation about what happened in the last 35 years between West and East, notably China and how a university/firm can be well positioned in the 21st century. It was in early 2009, that he delivered his Keynote Speech on The Integration of Western Management with Eastern Philosophy in the Current Recession in Cambridge CUALA International Conference. Since then, he has devoted huge efforts in achieving this strategic vision, whichhas allowed him to develop a creed for business management education from West Leads East to West Meets East then to East Leads West. He has been instrumental in transforming such a firm strategic vision into reality with passionate and relentless insistence on (1) the integration of Western management with Eastern philosophy and (2) the integration of world class research with teaching and learning in global higher education and (3) the integration of technology, innovation and entrepreneurship with business management.In the last 10 years hehasbeen frequently requested to provide strategic advices, leadership coaching and support to senior management teams in pursuing strategic organizationalchanges in universities and business/management schools in the East and the West.

 

His Leadership on Research and Innovation

He has significant leadership experiences in the design and implementation of a robust and well-crafted strategy for the promotion, enhancement and re-conceptualization of employability, entrepreneurship, innovation, internationalization and sustainability in the global higher education, which are informed by his undertaking several high profile research projects, including Two UK Prime Minister Initiative 2 UK-China Connect (7 Chinese universities, including Zhejiang University and Shanghai Jiao Tong University) and UK-US Connect (6 US universities, including MIT Sloan School of Management and Penn State University, PMI2), EU-China Intellectual Property Initiative2 (IPR2) and EU FP7Marie Curie Actions- International Research Staff Exchange Scheme.He has published over 60 academic papers in leading international journals and conference proceedings and 6 books in English and 3 books in Chinese.His strong links to the global higher education include him being a Visiting Professor to a dozen prestigious universities and Honourable Dean and President to half a dozen university/international business schools in China and the West. He was the Founding Editor of Journal of Technology Management in China and Journal of Technology Management and Strategy in China (Chinese version). He is the Consulting Editor of Journal of Chinese Entrepreneurship, Journal of Know-Based Innovation in China, Journal of Chinese Economic and Foreign Trade Studies and Journal of Science and Technology Policy in China.He is a world leading expert on innovation management and technology strategy and internationally recognized authority on international technology transfer as well as Chinese business and management. He is a frequent speaker at international conferences and was an invited senior expert of science and technology by EU IPR2 and MOST of PRC in 2010.He was a Visiting Scholar in 2009 at Judge Business School, Cambridge University.He has been Senior Economic Adviser to Henan Provincial Government in China since 2003. He was International Advisor to ARMCO in Saudi Arabia and Emerald Insight in the UK, Study Group in Australia and Innovation Management in Sweden.He has been President of China Association for Management of Technology since 2006. He has led since 2008 the organizing of 5 successful and high-profile CAMOT International Conferences in universities, including Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Shanghai Jiao Tong University and Tsinghua University.

 

His PhD Supervision and Delivery to MBA, EMBA and EDP Globally

He has significant experience in PhD, DBA and Professional Doctor Supervisions and successful examination in his research areas of strategic management of technology and innovation, technology strategy, international technology transfer and innovation management. His teaching and delivery to Executive MBA, EDP and International MBA in China, UK, US and Canada on modules of Strategic Management and Technology Strategy and Innovation, with West Meets East, integration of theories and practical case studies from West and East, reflecting his research, engagement, consultancy and industrial experiences in West and East, has been extremely welcome and inspiring, interactive and appealing. In the meantime, he has led the launch and development of featured EMBA and EDP programmes in Plymouth University, Washington Academy and Windsor University. Owing to his senior managerial role in international business, hehas been well connected through his teaching and delivery of academic seminars with the world leading MBA, EMBA and EDP programsof many prestigious universities, including Cambridge, Penn State, Windsor, Tsinghua, Tongji, Shanghai, Wuhan, Tianjin, ECUST and Sun Yat Sen and Plymouth University.

 

He holds degrees cross-disciplinary. He earned a BA in English Language and British and American Literature and History from Henan University in 1982, an MA in Construction Management and Building Economics from Southeast University in 1992, and a PhD in Management (International Technology Transfer) from Northumbria University in 2001.

 

 

 

Biographical Information

Dr. Richard Li Hua

President, Sias International University, China

 

Personal Information

Chinese name: Li, Hua

English name: Richard Li Hua

E-mail: Richard.lihua@sias.edu.cn or Richard.lihua@gmail.com and byd@sias.edu.cn

Sina Blog: http://blog.sina.com.cn/u/5125204700

Weibo: www.weibo.com/richardlihua

Skype account: Richard_lihua

Tel: 0086 1366 1184 093

 

Education and Scholarship

 

Year

Qualification / University

 

 

1997 - 2001

PhD Scholarship, Northumbria University, UK

Nov. 1997-Dec.2001

Ph.D. in Management Development and Learning

 

Topic of PhD Thesis: Technology Transfer in International Joint Venture Projects in China

 

School of Built Environment, Northumbria University, UK

Aug.1990-Sept.1992

MA, in Construction Management and Building Economics

 

Postgraduate Institute, Southeast University, PRC

Sept.1987-Jan.1988

Postgraduate foundation programme of building economy and construction management

 

Zhengzhou University of Technology, Zhengzhou, PRC

Aug.1978-July.1982

BA (Honours) English language and British and American literature and history

 

Foreign Languages Department, Henan University, PRC

 

Visiting Scholar and Distinguished Visiting Professor Appointments

2012 Distinguished Visiting Professor, Odette School of Business, Windsor University, Canada

2011 Distinguished Visiting Professor, Black School of Business Penn State University, Behrend College, Erie, USA

2011 Distinguished Visiting Professor, Business School, Sun Yat Sen University, China

2010 Senior Expert of Science and Technology jointly appointed by European Union Patent Office and MOST, China

2009 Visiting Scholar at Judge Business School, Cambridge University, United Kingdom

 

Current Visiting Professorship

2012 Visiting Professor of East China University of Science and Technology, PRC

2011Visiting Professor of Plymouth University, UK

2009 Visiting Professor of Wuhan University of Technology, PRC

2009 Visiting Professor of MBA Institute, Shanghai University, PRC

2007 Visiting Professor of Graduate School, Shenzhen, Harbin Institute of Technology, PRC

2007 Visiting Professor of Zhejiang University, PRC

2006 Visiting Professor of Raffles University, Singapore

2004 Visiting Professor of International University of Monaco

2004 Visiting Professor of University of Buckingham, UK

2002 Visiting Professor of Ocean University of China, Qingdao, PRC

2001 Visiting Professor of University of International Business and Economics, PRC

2001 Visiting Professor of Wuhan University, PRC

2000 Visiting Professor of Zhengzhou University, PRC

 

 

Training Certificate

In Global Higher Education

 

Year

 

Areas

 

2012

2010

Design and Development of MOOC 

Conduct of Board of Examiners

2010

Staff Recruitment code of practice

 

 

2009

Technology for teaching

 

2008

Grade-book

 

2008

Blackboard

 

2008

Orientation for new managers

 

2007

Research and innovation

 

2007

PhD Mid-point Progression Chair and Phd Examiner Training

 

2006

Learning and teaching

 

2006

Awareness of diversity and disability

         

Positions and Employment History

 

 

Year

 

Roles / Organizations

Jan   2014 – To date

Special Advisor to the Dean of Odette School of Business, Windsor University, Canada

Nov 2011 – To date

 

 

July 2011 – July 2014

Distinguished Visiting Professor

Black School of Business, Behrend College, Erie

Penn State University, USA

President and Dean of Washington Academy of Management (WAMOT), UK

 

Jan 2011 – July 2014

 

 

Professor of Strategic Management and Development

Founding Director of International Centre for Research in Innovation, Sustainability and Entrepreneurship (RISE), Sunderland Business School, Sunderland University, UK

Jan 2012 – 1stSept 1013

(Split appointment)

Professor of Technology Strategy and Innovation

Director of Executive MBA Technology Strategy Programme

Plymouth Business School, Plymouth University, UK

Aug 2008 – Dec 2010

Associate Professor/Senior Lecturer in Strategic Management and Leadership

Director of China Programmes

Enterprise and Innovation Research Centre

Salford Business School, Salford University, UK

Sept 1998 – July 2008

 

Principal Lecturer in Strategic Management

Director of China Programmes

Senior Lecturer/Research Fellow

Director of Centre of China Business and Technology Transfer

Newcastle Business School, Northumbria University, UK

Business Management/Industrial Background

 

May, 1995---Sept.1997   

 

Chairman and CEO

Henan (Province) Yuxin International Economy and Technology Cooperation Corporation (State-owned), PRC

Managing Director of Henan European Information Centre, Henan Province, China

Sept.1992---May, 1995   

 

General Manager

Henan Sea-power Real Estate and Project Management Co. Ltd. (Sino-Foreign Joint Venture),

June.1989---Apr.1990    

 

Director of Executive Office and Chief Economist

Executive Director of International Economy Co-operation Department, Henan Province Construction Group Corporation

Sept. 1982---May, 1989  

 

Assistant/Associate Project Manager/Project Manager

Henan Branch, China State Construction Engineering Corporation (C.S.C.E.C.)

 

Conference Chair and Track Chair at International Academic Conferences

2014    Conference Chair and Organizer, CAMOT 2014 International Conference,  

Tsinghua University, Beijing, PRC

2012    Conference Chair and Organizer, CAMOT 2012 International Conference, Antai College

             ofEconomic and Management, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, PRC

2011    Conference Chair and Organizer, CAMOT 2011 International Conference,

             Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, PRC

2010     Conference Chair and Organizer, CAMOT 2010 International Conference,

             Shanghai University, Shanghai, PRC

2008     Conference Chair and Organizer, CAMOT 2008 International Conference,

             UIBE, Beijing, PRC

2008     Organizer and Track Chair, Euromot 2008, Third European Conference on

Management of Technology, Ceram Business School, Nice, France

2007    Co-organizers, 5thInternational Symposium on Management of Technology (ISMOT’07), 1st– 3rdJune 2007, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, PRC

2006    Session Chair of 2ndConference of Asian Pacific Professional Leaders in Education, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

2006    Chair of Technology Transfer, Dissemination and Security Track of Technology and   Global Integration, Second European Conference on Management of Technology, September 2006 Birmingham, UK

2006    Chair for Technology Transfer/Technology and Security Track of 15thInternational Conference on Management of Technology, East Meets West: Challenges and opportunities in Era of Globalization, May 2006 Tsinghua University, Beijing, PRC

 

Selected Honours

  • Strategic Advisor to Innovation Management, Sweden
  • Strategic Advisor to Global Black Swan, UK

Jan 2001-Jan 2002 Strategic Advisor to Study Group, Australia

2005-2011 Strategic Advisor to Emerald Insights, UK

2003- To date Strategic Economic Advisor to Henan Provincial Government, Henan Province, PRC

2003- To date Strategic Advisor to ARAMCO, Saudi Arabia

2005- To date Honorary Dean of School of International Education, Zhengzhou University, PRC

2002- To date Honorary Dean of School of International Education, Ocean University of China

2001- To date Honorary Chairman of Chinese Scholars and Students Association at Northumbria, UK

 

Examples of Related Experiences

  • Founder and President, China Association for Management of Technology
  • Member of Australia and New Zealand Academy of Management
  • Member of International Society for Professional Innovation Management
  • Member of Portland International Centre of Management of Technology
  • Member of Association of Researchers in Construction Management
  • Member of International Association for Management of Technology
  • Member of British Academy of Management

 

Editorship and Advisory Role in International Journals

  • Founding Editor of Journal of Technology Management and Strategy in China (Chinese version)
  • Consulting Editor of Journal of Chinese Entrepreneurship
  • Consulting Editor of Journal of Know Based Innovation in China,
  • Consulting Editor of Journal of Chinese Economic and Foreign Trade Studies
  • Consulting Editor of Journal of Science and Technology Policy in China

 

Research and Teaching Interest

  • West meets East
  • MBA design and development strategy
  • Technology strategy and innovation
  • International business strategy
  • Chinese business and management
  • Strategic management
  • Innovation management
  • Competitiveness and entrepreneurship
  • Knowledge transfer in Global higher education
  • Strategic knowledge management
  • IPR management and strategy
  • International technology transfer

 

Research Projects and Grants

2013 European Union, FP7 Marie Curie Actions, International Research Staff Exchange Scheme - Explaining the Nature of Technological Innovation in Chinese Enterprises

2010 MOST/EU IPR2 Grant, European Union Patent office, which allowed me as Senior Expert of Science and Technology and a Keynote speaker to attend 2010 International Technology Transfer Conference in Shanghai, and Technology Transfer and IP Strategy Workshop in Ningbo, PRC

 

2010 Prime Minister Initiative 2 UK-US Travel Grant, British Council, which allowed me to visit MIT Sloan School of Management, Stanford University, Penn State University and Virginia Tech University, etc. for the establishment of strategic partnerships

2008 Prime Minister Initiative 2 UK-China Connect. It lasted for 3 years for

Collaborative partnershipsin promotion and reconceptualization of employability, entrepreneurship, innovationand internationalization in global higher education

Research Publications in Leading International Journals

(Selected Publications since 2000 both English and Chinese Versions)

 

Selected Journal Papers (full double-blind refereed papers)

  1. Li-Hua, R., and Lu, L., 2013, MBA at Cross-Road: Integration of Western Management with Eastern Philosophy ISSN: 1751-1348 To be published in Volume 20 Issue 3, 2014, Journal of Management History
  2. Li-Hua, R., and Lu, L., 2013, Technology Strategy and Sustainability of Business: Empirical Experiences from Chinese Cases, Volume 8, Issue 2, Journal of Technology Management in China, Emerald Insight
  3. Li-Hua, R., Wilson, J., Aouad, G., and Li, X., 2011, Strategic Aspects of Innovation and Internationalization in Higher Education: the Salford PMI2 Experience, Journal of Chinese Entrepreneurship, Volume 3, Issue 1, ISSN 1756-1396 Emerald Insight
  4. Chen, D.Z., and Li-Hua, R., 2010, Concept and Mode of Technological Leapfrogging: Empirical Evidence from China,  Journal of Engineering and Technology Management (JET-M) ISSN 0923-4748 Elsevier
  5. Li-Hua, R., and Sun, W.X., 2009, Editorial:Examining China’s Technology Strategy of Marketing in Exchange for Technology, Journal of Technology Management in China, Volume 4, Number 3, P192-194,  ISSN  1746-8779 Emerald Insight
  6. Li-Hua, R., and Dickson, T., 2009, Special Issue Editorial, Knowledge Transfer in China’s Higher Education,Journal of Knowledge Based Innovation in China, Volume 1, Issue 3,ISSN 1756-1418 Emerald Insight
  7. Li J.W., and Li-Hua, R., 2009, Confucius Value in Modern ManagementInternational, Volume 2, Issue 2, Journal of Chinese Culture and Management  (IJCCM), ISSN: 1752-1289  -  ISSN (Print): 1752-1270 Inderscience Publisher
  8. Li-Hua, R., 2009, Editorial: Integration of Western Management and Chinese Philosophy in the Current Economic Downturn, Volume 4, Issue 2, Journal of Technology Management in China, ISSN  1746-8779 Emerald Insight
  9. Wang, K. Y., and Li-Hua, R.,  2009, Deep Smart of Chinese Entrepreneurs: Tacit Marketing Knowledge, Human Capital and Social Capital, Volume 2, Issue 1, 2009, Journal of Chinese Entrepreneurship
  10. Xie, W., and Li-Hua, R., 2008, What will make China an innovation-oriented country?P8-15 Issue 1, Volume 1, Journal of Knowledge Based Innovation in China, ISSN 1756-1418 Emerald Insight
  11. Guo, M., S., and Li-Hua, R., 2008, Conceptual Framework of Strategic Intellectual Property Management: A Case Study of Henan Province, China,P307-321, Issue 3, Volume 3, 2008, Journal of Technology Management in China, ISSN  1746-8779 Emerald Insight
  12. Li-Hua, R., and Lin, G.J., 2007, China Phenomena and Chinese Style Management,Issue 1, Volume 1, 2007,  Journal of Chinese Economic and Foreign Trade Studies, ISSN: 1754-4408 Emerald Insight
  13. Li-Hua, R., 2007, China’s Science and Technology Capacity Building: Global Perspective and Challenging Issues, Issue 1, Volume 3, 2008, Journal of Technology Management in China, ISSN  1746-8779 Emerald Insight
  14. Peng, J., and Li-Hua, R., 2007, Knowledge Management from China Perspective, The International Journal of Technology, Knowledge and Society, CG publisher.com
  15. Li-Hua, R., 2007, Editorial:  What is Technology?Journal of Technology Management in China, P193 – P197, Volume 2, Issue 3, 2007, ISSN  1746-8779 Emerald Insight
  16. Peng, J., Li-Hua, R., and Moffett, S., 2007, Knowledge Management Trent in China: Challenges and Opportunities, Journal of Technology Management in China, P198 – P211, Volume 2, Issue 3, 2007, ISSN  1746-8779 Emerald Insight
  17. Cong, X. M., Li-Hua, R., and Stonehouse, G., 2007, Knowledge Management in the Chinese Public Sector: Empirical Investigation, , Journal of Technology Management in China, P250 – P263, Volume 2, Issue 3, 2007, ISSN  1746-8779 Emerald Insight
  18. Peng, J. and Li-Hua, R., 2007, SME Consulting Firms and Clients The Implementation Gaps of Knowledge Management in China,P47 – P53 May/June, 2007 Special Issue on Innovation Audit and Knowledge Management in SME, Journal of Asia Pacific Tech Monitor ISSN: 0256-9957
  19. Li-Hua, R., 2007, Measuring China Firm Competitiveness: A Strategic Framework,Journal of Technology Management in China, P105-P118, Volume 2, Issue 2, 2007, ISSN  1746-8779 Emerald Insight
  20. Wang, Y.G. and Li-Hua, R., 2007, Corporate Entrepreneurship and Performance Implication: An Empirical study in China,Journal of Technology Management in China, P154-P162, Volume 2, Issue 2, 2007, ISSN  1746-8779 Emerald Insight
  21. Li-Hua, R., 2006, Editorial: What is Technology Management, P5-P9, Volume 2, Issue 1, 2007 ISSN  1746-8779 Journal of Technology Management in China
  22. Li-Hua, R., 2006, Knowledge Transfer in International Collaboration Programme: The China Perspective , Journal of Technology Management in China, P84-P97, Volume 2, Issue 1, 2007 ISSN  1746-8779
  23. Wang X.F, and Li-Hua, R., 2006, Examining Factors of Knowledge Management in the Creation of New City: Empirical Evidence from China,Journal of Technology Management in China, P243-P261, Volume 1, Issue 3, ISSN  1746-8779
  24. Li-Hua, R., 2006, Examining the Appropriateness and Effectiveness Technology Transfer in China, Journal of Technology Management in China, P208-P223, Volume 1, Issue 2, ISSN  1746-8779
  25. Li-Hua, R, and Khalil, T., 2005, Technology Management in China: A Global Perspective and Challenging  Issues  Journal of Technology Management in China P9-P26, Volume 1, Issue 1, 2005 ISSN 1746-8779

 

Selected Conference Papers

 (Full double-blind refereed papers and included in proceedings) 

  1. Haenel, T., and Li-Hua, R., 2012, What is next? Technology Transfer and Innovation within Strategic Alliances of Chinese Organization in Germany, CAMOT 2012 International Conference Proceedings, Antai College of Economics and Management, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, PRC ISBN: 978-1-84102-331-1
  2. Haenel, T., and Li-Hua, R., 2011, Examining Appropriateness and Effectiveness of Strategic Approaches to Technology Transfer and Innovation in China and Germany, CAMOT 2011 International Conference Proceedings, Public Policy Research Institute, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Kong Kong, PRC ISBN: 978-1-80102-300-7
  3. Li-Hua, R., 2010, Technology Strategy and Sustainability of Business: Empirical Experiences of Chinese Cases, CAMOT 2010 International Conference Proceedings, Shanghai, PRC. ISBN: 978-0-7017-0234-2
  4. Lu, Y., and Li-Hua, R., 2011 Re-shaping MBA Designing Strategy: Integration of Western Management with Chinese Philosophy, BAM Conference
  5. Sun, W.X., 2010, Evolution Mechanism of Chinese Technology Policy: A Co-Evolutionary Framework, CAMOT 2010 International Conference Proceedings, Shanghai, PRC. ISBN: 978-0-7017-0234-2
  6. Li, Q., and Li-Hua, R.,  2008, Technology transfer in coal mining industry, CAMOT 2008 International Conference Proceedings, UIBE, Beijing, ISBN: 978-1-905732-49-4
  7. Li, J.W and Li-Hua, R., 2008, Managing employees in today’s changing environment, CAMOT 2008 International Conference Proceedings,  ISBN: 978-1-905732-49-4
  8. Wang, K., and Li-Hua, R., 2008, Tacit marketing knowledge, human capital and social capital of entrepreneurs in China, CAMOT 2008 International Conference Proceedings, UIBE, Beijing, PRC. ISBN: 978-1-905732-49-4
  9. Peng, J., and Li-Hua, R., 2008, Customer knowledge management in international project, CAMOT 2008 International Conference Proceedings, UIBE, Beijing, PRC. ISBN: 978-1-905732-49-4
  10. Odigie, H., and Li-Hua, R., 2008, Unblocking the channel of tacit knowledge transfer, CAMOT 2008 International Conference Proceedings, UIBE, Beijing, PRC. ISBN: 978-1-905732-49-4
  11. Lu, L., Li-Hua, R., and Chen, J., 2007, The Strategic Implications of Triple Helix Model in knowledge-based Innovation in China, 2007 Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management Conference Proceedings
  12. Li-Hua, R., and Peng J., 2007, Knowledge Management Trends in China: New Challenges and Perspectives, published in the conference proceedings of IAMOT 2007 Miami, USA
  13. Peng, J., and Li-Hua, R., 2007, The Implementation Gaps of Knowledge Management in Business Management Consulting: A China Perspective, published in the conference proceedings of IAMOT 2007 Miami, USA
  14. Peng, j., and Li-Hua, R., 2007, New Challenges in China Professional Service Firms: The Implementation Gap of Knowledge Management, published in the conference proceedings of 2007 PICMET Portland, USA
  15. Lu, Y. and Li-Hua, R., 2007, Managing Triple Helix relations: how knowledge-based innovation networks ‘work’ in a regional context? Published in Conference proceedings of 6thBiennial International Conference on University, Industry & Government linkages, 16-18thMay 2007 National University of Singapore
  16. Li-Hua, R., 2007 Knowledge Transfer in China’s Higher Education, Published in the proceedings of 5thInternational CALIBER 2007 at Panjab University, Chandigarh
  17. Li-Hua, R., and Lu, L., International Development Strategy of China’s Higher Education, Published in the proceedings of ANZAM November, 2006 Conference
  18. Cong, X.M. and Li-Hua, R., 2006, Knowledge Management in the Chinese Public Sector, published in the proceedings of The 3rdAsia-Pacific International Conference on Knowledge Management, 11-13 December 2006, Hong Kong
  19. Li-Hua, R., and Peng J., 2006, The Appropriateness and Effectiveness of Tacit Knowledge Transfer in e-business Companies: Evidence from China, IAMOT 2006 Tsinghua Conference
  20. Li-Hua, R., and Wang Y.G., 2006, Operationalization of Corporate Entrepreneurship and its Performance Implications in China, IAMOT 2006 Tsinghua Conference
  21. Li-Hua, R., and Cong X.M., 2006, Knowledge Management Processes and implementation in the Public Sector: Empirical Investigation in China, IAMOT 2006 Tsinghua Conference
  22. Li-Hua, R., 2005, Technology Transfer in the Different Economic Regions CIB W102 Conference Proceedings 2005 Lisbon, Portugal
  23. Li-Hua., R., 2005, Knowledge Transfer in Sino-British Educational Collaboration Project: An Empirical Investigation IAMOT Conference Proceedings,  Vienna, Austria
  24. Li-Hua, R., 2005, Technology Transfer in Construction Industry in China, Conference Reader at Real Estate and China Conference 2005, University of International Business and Trade, Beijing China
  25. Li-Hua, R., 2005, Technology Transfer in Construction Industry in China, Conference Reader  at Real Estate and China Conference 2005, Ocean University of China, Qingdao China
  26. Li-Hua, R., 2004, Examining HRM Aspects of Knowledge Transfer in Libyan Oil Industry Co-author) British Academy of Management Conference Proceedings, 2004 St Andrew University, The UK
  27. Li-Hua, R., 2003, Technology Transfer in Different Economies, Conference Proceedings of First Middle East Conference on Technology Transfer, 2003 Bahrain
  28. Li-Hua, R., 2003, From Technology Transfer to Knowledge Transfer IAMOT Conference  Proceedings, 2003 Nancy, France
  29. Li-Hua, R., 2003, Technology Transfer in China, Conference Proceedings of The 12thInternational Forum on Technology Management IFTM 2003 Tongji University, Shanghai, China
  30. Li-Hua, R.,  and Greenwood, D., 2001, Technology Transfer in International Joint Venture in China: A Case Study of Xiaolangdi Project in PRC ARCOM Conference Proceedings, 2001 Glasgow Caledonian University, The UK

 

Published Books

Monograph

Technology and Knowledge Transfer in China

Ashgate Publishing, UK, ISBN 07546 39282, 2004, 176 pages

 

Co-authored Monograph

China’s Highway of Information and Communication Technology

ISBN13 970230553750,

Publisher: Palgrave Publishing Press, 2010, 300 pages

 

Marketing Competences and Strategic Flexibility in China

ISBN 0230013503,

Palgrave Publishing Press, UK and US, 2007, 288 pages

 

Book Chapter:

Chapter title: Tacit Knowledge Transfer and Inter-firm Learning in China

Book title: Business Networks and Strategic Alliances in China

Hardcover: 352 pages, Publisher: Edward Elgar, ISBN-10:184523062, 2007

 

Book title: A Companion to the Philosophy of Technology

Essay Titles:

  • Definition of Technology
  • Technology Management
  • Technology Strategy          

Blackwell Publishing Press

ISBN:9781405146012, ISBN10:140514601X, 2009

 

Journal Special Issues

Edited Special Issue with Professor Tony Dickson

Topic: Knowledge Transfer in China’s Higher Education

Journal of Knowledge Based Innovation in China

2009, Volume 1, Issue 3,ISSN 1756-1418 Emerald Insight

Edited Special Issue with Professor John Wilson

Topic:   Prime Minister Initiative (PMI2) Special Issue:  Enhancing Employability, Entrepreneurship and Global Citizenship in International Higher Education

Volume 3, Issue 1, 2011 Journal of Chinese Entrepreneurship

 

Selected Publications in Chinese version in China since 1990

Journal Papers

Li-Hua, R., and Lu, L., 2013, MBA at the Cross-road: Integration of Western Management with Eastern Philosophy, Harvard Business Review China ISBN 978-7-5264-0184-2

Li-Hua, R, and Khalil, T., 2008, Technology Management in China: A Global Perspective and Challenging IssuesJournal of Technology Management and Strategy in China (Chinese version), Volume 1, Issue 1. ISSN:1756-4425 Emerald Insight

Li-Hua, R., 2009, Integration of Western Management and Chinese Philosophy in the Current Economic Downturn  Journal of Technology Management and Strategy in China, Volume 2, Issue 1. ISSN:1756-4425 Emerald Insight

 

Monograph

Contract Management for International Projects

China Building Industry Press, Beijing, PRC

ISBN 7-112-03214-8 F. 257PP 158

1997, 149 pages

 

Co-Compiler/Translator

Practical Psychology in Construction Management

China Building Industry Press, Beijing, PRC

ISBN 711200568-X/F 28PP401

1990, 401 pages

A Dictionary of American Colourful Idioms

China Broadcasting and Television Press, Beijing, PRC

ISBN 7-5043-2356X/H.78PP895

1994, 895 pages

 

Co-Editor

Handbook for Construction Consultants

China Building Industry Press, Beijing, PRC

ISBN 711203150-8F 240PP897

1994, 776 pages

Keynote Speeches at International Conferences

 

Dec 2012

Integration of Western Management with Chinese Philosophy at the Innovation of Harvard Business Review China on the General Assembly (Over 1000 EMBA Alumni and candidates) of Cerebration of 10 year anniversary  of organization and delivery of EMBA programme, Southwest University of Finance and Economics, Chengdu, China

Feb 2012

International Technology Transfer and IP Implementation at World at 7 Billion: Rethinking Development organized by International Development Society at Newcastle University, 18thand 19thFebruary, 2012

2011

International Technology Transfer and IP Implementation at International Strategic Technology Alliances (ISTA), Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China, 20 and 21 October, 2011

2011

Technology Transfer and Innovation between China and UK at Zhengzhou International Forum of Technology Innovation Strategy and Mechanism, 26th, 27thand 28th2011, Zhengzhou, China

2010

Technology Strategy and Sustainability of Business at 2010  International Conference on Innovation Management (ICIM) , Wuhan University of Technology, Wuhan, China, 4thand 5thDecember, 2010

2010

Strategic Management of Technology and Innovation Capacity in China and the West at 2010 CAMOT International Conference, Shanghai University, 18, 19 and 20, October, 2010

2010

Technology Transfer and IP Strategy, at 2010 International Technology Transfer Conference, Shanghai, PRC on 13 – 14 October, 2010

2010

Opportunities and Challenges of International Technology Transfer, at EU-China Technology Transfer and IP Strategy Workshop on 15thOctober, 2010, Ningbo, PRC

2009

Integration of Western Management and Chinese Philosophy in the Current Economic Recession, at Cambridge University Asia Law and Business Annual Conference (CUALA) 28thFebruary, 2009, Cambridge University, UK

2008

Tech    Technology Management and Innovation in China: Opportunities and Challenges in the 21stCentury, at CAMOT 2008 International Conference, UIBE, Beijing, 21st– 23rd2008

2007

Benchmarking China Firm Competitiveness: A Strategic Framework at ISMOT, 2007, Zhejiang University, 1st– 3rdJune, 2007

2006

Knowledge Transfer in China’s Higher Education at 2ndConference of Asian Pacific Professional Leaders in Education, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, July, 2006

2003

Technology Transfer in Different Economies at First Middle East Conference of Technology Transfer, September 2003, Bahrain

 

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