Sino-UK Bilateral People-to-people Diplomatic Platform “Manchester Cloud” Launched in Shanghai

On December 7, 2017, the inauguration ceremony of “Manchester Cloud” was held at the Silk Elite, Shanghai’s fashion and cultural landmark on Wuyi road in the city centre.

Distinguished guests from the British Consulate General in Shanghai, the Manchester-China Forum, the University of Manchester Alumni clubs, Alliance Manchester Business School, Xu Beihong Painting Academy, and the Silk Elite attended the ceremony.

Ms. Sherry Fu, Founder of Manchester Cloud and Director of the University of Manchester China Centre, emphasized in her speech that the establishment of Manchester Cloud is a result of the deep-rooted Sino-UK partnerships that are moving towards a “Golden Era”.

At the ceremony, distinguished guests from China and the UK and Manchester alumni also witnessed the signing ceremony of the strategic alliances between the University of Manchester China Centre and the Silk Elite.

The Silk Elite – Manchester Cloud will become an alumni base for the University of Manchester alumni community while the University of Manchester China Centre will provide the Silk Elite members with training opportunities for career development.