Academic committee member, Institute for Global Cooperation and Understanding, Peking University/Associate visiting researcher, Aerospace Information Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Dr. Chen Xi is an expert in geotech (geopolitics and technology) competition, global smart city planning and enterprise strategy. He is an academic committee member at the Institute for Global Cooperation and Understanding at Peking University, and an associate visiting researcher at the Aerospace Information Research Institute under the Chinese Academy of Sciences. He was a visiting senior fellow at S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS) at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore, president of the Institute of Smart City Research at the ZTE Corporation and an advisor to the ZTE Strategy Committee on geopolitics and geo-economics. He played a leading role in designing smart-city projects in Beijing, Nanjing, Shenzhen, Gwadar (Pakistan), and Frankfurt.