The Chinese threat in science

Prof. Utz-Hellmut Felcht, former CEO of Degussa AG and member of the management board of Hoechst AG, noted some years ago that there is 10 Chinese university graduates per one German graduate. What does it mean for the future of science and enginerering ?

Christian Schumacher

Dr. Christian Schumacher is the founder and managing director of StepChange Innovations GmbH, a technology development and consulting firm based in Germany. He has more than 20 years of experience in the chemical industry with global players such as Hoechst AG and DyStar Textilfarben GmbH as head of R&D, senior regional business manager Asia Pacific, head of e-commerce, head of marketing services, new product development manager and R&D chemist.

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