Book Talk: Children’s Journey Into Art by Mei Ye 梅叶 [in Mandarin] (Event #54)
How can we inspire children to develop a life-long interest in art? Join us for an enlightening talk with award-winning children’s book author and educator Mei Ye as she shares insights from her latest book Children’s Journey Into Art with us.
Mei Ye is an independent corporate board director and international business advisor. She serves on the boards of two international companies and is a Senior Advisor to McKinsey & Company. Mei has a passion for education, as such she is a board member of Stanford Global Projects Center and the New York Military Academy, a college preparatory boarding school. She is also a fellow at the Tsinghua University Institute for Industrial Innovation and Finance and serves on the final selection committee for Global Rhodes Scholars at Oxford University. Mei has an M.P.A. in International Economics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a B.A. in Law from Fudan University in China. She is an award-winning author of children’s art books and the co-author of China Vignettes: An Inside Look at China (Talisman, 2007).
- Mei ZhangFounder and CEO of WildChina
Mei Zhang is the founder and CEO of WildChina. Under her leadership, WildChina flourished from a small Hutong operation into an award-winning business. Mei’s own expertise has led her to win a number of personal awards, including Travel and Leisure’s A-List of Top Travel Advisors, Condé Nast Traveler’s Top Travel Specialist, and Wendy Perrin’s #WOW List of Travel Experts. Mei is an Aspen Institute China Fellow and currently serves as a member of Harvard Business School’s Alumni Board.