Edy Wong PhD
A recipient of a Governor General's Medallion (as a bridge builder between Canada and China) and the Chongqing Friendship Award in 2013, Dr. Edy Wong is a researcher and practitioner of international business. In 2012, Dr. Wong was awarded a Fellow's Award by Supply Chain Management Association of Canada and the Garner–Thémoin Award by IFPSCM (International Federation of Purchasing and Supply Chain Management).
Dr. Wong has been active in China business since the early 1990’s. He has served as advisor to various associations and Companies in China and Kazakhstan and was president of the Hong Kong Canada Business Association (Edmonton) between 1998 and 2000. He is currently a Director on the Board of COOEC (China Offshore Oil Engineering Company) Canada Co., a subsidiary of CNOOC, China and a co-founder of an agricultural products distribution firm in China. Dr. Wong enjoys an extensive business network in various parts of China and India through the China Executive Training programs and the Petroleum Management Program founded at the Alberta School of Business. Dr. Wong has been a visiting professor at several Chinese universities as well as the China Academy of Governance (a State Council training institute), and a regular lecturer at the China Executive Leadership Academy Pudong. He is currently Associate Dean International at the Alberta School of Business.