China is full of digital innovation. It is no longer the land of "copying and imitating", but they are often at the forefront when it comes to innovation, new concepts and a unified vision. In the West we often get a one-sided picture of 'this new boss' and we skeptically look at developments like 'the credit system'. How is it really? Is China the boss?
Ed Sander comes to talk about digital innovation and new retail concepts in China. A new and surprising view on E-commerce, clicks and bricks, mobile, Wechat and related.
Rogier Creemers clearly explains the social credit system. That appears to have multiple shapes and multiple layers. Often not at all as it is shown in Western media. Interesting!
.... Donald Trump is right: China, China, China!
China is much more innovative than is often thought in the West. "Europe is over-regulated," says researcher Mark Greeven. Greeven wrote Business Ecosystems in China: Alibaba and Competing Baidu, Tencent, Xiaomi and LeEco (2017). It earned him a place in the biennial Thinkers50, an international list of influential thinkers. Read the extensive article by NRC writer Greeven about how China is in control.