[Lecture] My Choice, My Life
Speaker: Liu Xin （刘欣）
Host: HE Shu （何姝）
Date: April 25 (Wednesday), 2018
Time: 1:00-2:50 PM
Organizer: School of Journalism and Communication
Location: Global Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center, PKU
Bio of Liu Xin:
In 1996, she was the first Chinese student to win an international public speaking competition in London.
In 1997, she joined CCTV’s English language service and for over a decade, she was one of the channel’s signature anchors.
In 2009, she hosted numerous high-level events including the state banquet hosted by Chinese President Hu Jintao for visiting US president Barack Obama.
In 2011, she set up CCTV’s Geneva Bureau and served as bureau chief for nearly six years.
At the end of 2016, she moved back to Beijing to host a brand-new weekday opinion program called The Point with Liu Xin, a prime-time show on CGTN. It quickly became a flagship opinion show on CGTN, specializing in roundtable debates and personalized commentaries.
Liu Xin has won numerous awards including twice CCTV’s Top 10 Anchor of the Year award. Now, Liu Xin is a senior host and journalist at China Global TV Network (CGTN).She is married with two lovely children.