European Chamber China Investment Conference 2013

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Nov 8 2013


Date: November 8
Time: 08:00-16:10
Venue: InterContinental Shanghai Puxi
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As companies rapidly expand in China, it is imperative to have the right information and know-how to implement a successful business plan.

During the China Investment Conference, the European Union Chamber of Commerce, the Italian Chamber of Commerce, the German Chamber of Commerce in China and DUSA will gather specialists from banks, law firms, consultancy companies and large industrial players to talk about the mile stones when setting up and expanding a business in China. This event is a unique opportunity to hear directly from the experts involved in every step of the expansion. From the setting up of business plans and site selection to analysis of the supply chain and purchasing lines, the conference will provide you with a comprehensive overview of the processes involved when expanding a business in China.


08:00-08:30 Registration     
08:30-08:35 Welcome Remarks, Stefan Sack, Vice-President and Chairman of the European Chamber, Shanghai
08:35-09:00 Key Note Speech “Major steps in China Investment”, Brigitte Wolff, Director, Booz & Company

Part I:  Setting up your business in China

09:00-09:20 Presentation: Strategic approach, by Wu Qi, Member of Global Executive Committee, Executive Vice President of Greater China, Senior Partner, Roland Berger Strategy Consultants Greater China
09:20-09:40 Presentation: Site selection & location analysis, Liu Meng, General Manager, Bureau Veritas (China) Environment, Health, Safety (EHS) Division
09:40-10:00 Presentation: Due Diligence on Acquisition in China, Marcus Paciocco, Managing Director, Corporate Finance Restructure, FTI Consulting
10:00-10:30 Panel Discussion, moderated by Brigitte Wolff, Director, Booz & Company

10:30-11:00 Coffee break   

11:00-11:20 Setting up your business plan, Marshall Chen, Manager China Consulting, Fiducia Management Consultants
11:20-11:40 How to set-up your company, Eric Liu, Managing Associate, Linklaters
11:40-12:00 Considerations for design and construction of a new facility, Friedrich Naeher, Head of Technical Department, Changjiang-Züblin Construction & Engineering Co., Ltd.

12:00-13:30 Lunch break

Part II:   
13:30-13:50 Presentation: Labour relations, Steven Willekens, Consulting Director, Hay Group’s MNC Sector Greater China  
13:50-14:10 Presentation: Supply Chain & Logistics, Lydia Gu, Senior Logistics Manager of Bosch (Shanghai) Security Systems

14:10-14:30 Presentation: Purchasing in China, Gloria Tan, Cluster Supply Management Director, Tetra Pak
14:30-14:50 Presentation: Production    

14:50-15:20 Coffee Break    

15:20-16:00 Panel Discussion, moderated by Alp Altun, Chair of the SME Forum, European Chamber   
16:00-16:10 Closing Remarks   

Please register on this website (above) or contact Ms. Zhao Yang at / (21) 6385 2023, stating your name and company, by Wednesday, 6 November COB.