"The Party and the World Dialogue 2014", sponsored by the China Center for Contemporary World Studies (CCCWS) and the China Foundation for Peace and Development (CFPD), opens in Beijing Wednesday morning.
It brings together 60 scholars, experts and prominent political figures from over 30 countries.
Wang Jiarui, Vice Chairman of the 12th National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference and Minister of International Departmant of CPC Central Committee, Honorary Council President of CCCWS and Honorary Council President of CFPD, Sergey Dmitrievich Stanishev, President of Party of European Socialists, former Prime Minister of Bulgaria and Muratbek Imanaliev, President of Institute for Public Policy of Kygyzstan attended and delivered the keynote speech at the opening ceremony.
This three-day Dialogue will showcase modern international perspectives on the Communist Party of China, the ruling party in China, centered around the theme "China's New Reforms: the Role of the Party."
China has been at the focus of the world's attention for its miraculous 30 years of economic growth and development since the country adopted the reform and opening up policy, and especially after the country began its comprehensive reform plan in 2014 after the Third Plenum of the 18th Central Committee of the CPC.
The event will bring the CPC to the forefront of the world's understanding of China's development and will offer a glimpse of how the country will reposition itself in the world within the context of complex global changes.