Start date: 16/11/2018 15:00

End date: 16/11/2018 19:00

Venue: Pompadour Ballroom

Address: Hotel Café Royal, 68 Regent Street, London, W1B 4DY

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Ji’nan (UK) Intelligent Manufacturing Industry Cooperation Seminar (London)

CBBC Event

November 16
Jinan Party Secretary Mr Wang Zhonglin is leading a group of 17 VIP officials and 12 leading local companies to visit the UK and will be holding a business seminar focusing on Intelligent Manufacturing Industry to further strengthen business links between Jinan and the UK.

Mr Wang will deliver a keynote speech to introduce the latest strategy updates and opportunities in Jinan, capital city of China’s eastern Shandong Province. A number of Jinan’s leading business representatives will also deliver presentations to introduce their companies and cooperation objectives. The Jinan delegation is looking forward to meet and discuss business opportunities with British companies.

The delegation is keen to meet with British companies in the following sectors:
  • Manufacturing: electronics, information and communication and AI, commercial vehicles and parts, mechanical power equipment, life technology, environmental and renewable energy, new materials, chemical pharmaceuticals, F&B
  • Finance: industrial finance
  • Services: medical, creative, R&D, investment management, intermediary service
  • Business Associations: well-known industrial associations
  • Others: Universities, technology research institutes
Draft Agenda
15.00 Registration
15.30 Seminar begins, introduction of guests
15.35 Ji’nan Promotional Video
15.40 Welcome Speech by Sir Tom Troubridge, Vice-Chairman, China-Britain Business Council & Chairman, China Business Group, PwC
15.45 Keynote Speech by Secretary of Ji’nan Municipal Party Committee Mr Wang Zhonglin
15.55 Case studies of British enterprises who have invested in Ji’nan
16.05 Presentation by Ji’nan enterprises
17.05 Introduction by British entrepreneurs
17.20 Agreement Signing
17.30 Q&A and discussion
18.00 Complimentary buffet dinner and networking
19.00 Event ends

Government Delegation
Name Position
Wang Zhonglin Member of Shandong Provincial Party Committee;
Secretary of Jinan Municipal Party Committee
Li Zijun Deputy Mayor, Jinan Municipal Government
Liu Yanqiu Director of Jinan Municipal Foreign and Overseas Chinese Affairs Office
Zhang Jun Director of Jinan Investment Promotion Bureau
Wang Kun Chief Secretarial Staff, General office of Jinan Municipal Party Committee
Shao Liang Office Director and Translator, Jinan Municipal People's Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries
Guo Chengyan Secretary of Jinan Huaiyin District Party Committee
Xu Faxian Secretary of the Party & Labour Union, Jinan Huaiyin Meilihu Subdistrict Office
Zhou Yi Director, Secretary of the Party committee, Jinan Huaiyin Bureau of Education
Yi Lianbin Director, Secretary of the Party committee, Jinan Huaiyin Housing Security and Administration Bureau
Lu Hainan Deputy Office Director, Jinan Huaiyin District Party Committee
Liu Jingwen Deputy Director and Translator, Jinan Huaiyin People's Government Supervision Office
Song Wenjing Division Chief, Jinan Municipal Foreign and Overseas Chinese Affairs Office
Hong Lu Deputy Division Chief, Jinan Investment Promotion Bureau 
Shang Wei Section Chief, Jinan Investment Promotion Bureau
Zhao Tian Office Clerk, Jinan Municipal Foreign and Overseas Chinese Affairs Office
Zheng Qin Specialist, Investment Promotion Centre of Jinan Innovation Zone

Name Position
Tan Xuguang Chairman of the Board, China National Heavy Duty Truck Group Co., Ltd.
Gao Yuankun Chairman of the Board, Linuo Group Holdings Co., Ltd.
Yuan Wenhu Vice President, Boke Biological Industry Co., Ltd.
Zhang Zhigang Chairman, Jinan Jier Machine-tool Group Co., Ltd.
Yan Zhonghua Vice President, Integrated Electronic Systems Lab Co., Ltd.
Song Xianshou President, Yinfeng Biological Group Co., Ltd.
Wang Zhaobo General Manager, Shandong Hualing Cable Co., Ltd.
Liu Tongyu Director, Shandong Micro-sensor Photonics Co., Ltd.
Jing Kun President, Synthesis Electronic Technology Co., Ltd.
Shi Qianping President, Shandong Demai International Holdings Group Co., Ltd.
Sun Mingxu General Manager, Shandong Beiming Medical Technology Co., Ltd.
Liu Yongli President, Jinan Shengyue Investment Management Co., Ltd.

Overview of Jinan
As the Capital of Shandong Province, Jinan is the political, economic, culture and financial center of Shandong Province. Approved by the State Council, Jinan is also one sub-provincial coastal open city. Bordering the Yangtze River Delta Economic Circle to the south and the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei Metropolitan Region to the north, neighboring the Bohai Economic Rim in the east and the Central Plains Economic Zone in the west, Jinan locates in the intersection of China’s five major economic circles. The total land area is 7998 km², with seven direct jurisdiction districts and three counties. With the important strategic location, Jinan is the preferred place for business layout.

The industrial system of Jinan is relatively complete, and the investment supporting elements of key industries are almost complete, with a good development momentum of the advanced manufacturing industry, and an increasing proportion of strategic emerging industries. In 2016, subject to consent by the CPC Central Committee and the State Council, Jinan is listed as one of “the pilot zone for the New Open Economy”. Jinan has launched Ten Major Recovering Plans for Industries Valued at RMB100 Billion Yuan. The top 10 industries including Big data and new generation IT, Intelligent Manufacturing and High-end Equipment, Quantum Science and Technology, Bio-medicine, Advanced Materials, Industrial Finance, Modern logistics, Medical care & Health Recuperate, Cultural tourism, Sci-Tech Service, have the development capacity of the hundreds of billions of industries by 2020.

Standing at a new historical starting point, we are taking the power of the whole city to create Pilot Area of Replacing Old Growth Drivers with New Ones in Jinan, with a total planned area of 1,030 square kilometers, and assisting Jinan from the "Year of Daming Lake" to the "Year of Yellow River". Jinan, an ancient and modern city, sincerely welcomes friends all over the world to invest in business.