Start date: 15/01/2019 13:30

End date: 15/01/2019 18:00

Venue: China-Britain Business Council

Costs: Free

Open for: All

Address: KWM Europe LLP, 11th floor, 20 Fenchurch Street, London EC3M 3BY

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Convening the Tech Industry – GSMA London Roadshow (London)

Supported Event

January 15
China’s tech industry is booming. With more than 800m internet users, over 200 tech unicorns, and leading tech giants such as Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent, it is no longer possible to ignore the opportunity of the Chinese market. China is a leading global player in the fields of AI, 5G, IoT, blockchain and so on.

GSMA, being the key industry association leader, continues to create a bridge between China and the international mobile and tech ecosystem where we aim to define new policies, innovate, create valuable partnership opportunities and do business!

MWC Shanghai is one of the leading mobile innovation events in Asia, attracting more than 60,000 B2B attendees. Join this seminar to learn more about the opportunities for UK companies at MWC Shanghai, as well as for insights on the latest technology trends in China and advice for doing business in China effectively.

This event is held in partnership with the China-Britain Business Council, TechUK and King & Wood Mallesons.

13:30 – 14:00 Opening & Welcome Remarks
14:00 – 14:30 Introduction to China’s Tech Ecosystem and Doing Business in China
Mark Hedley, China-Britain Business Council
14:30 – 14:40 Preparing to Internationalise Your Tech Business
Simon Spier, TechUK
14:40 – 14:55 Success Story: Winning Business Deals from Event participation
Richard Carter, CCww 
14:55 – 15:15 Coffee Break
15:15 – 15:50 MWC19 Shanghai – Convening the Industry in Asia’s largest Tech event
Ben Ojuolape, GSMA
15:50 – 16:15 Overcoming Legal & Regulatory Barriers
Mark Schaub, King & Wood Mallesons
16:15 – 17:00 Q&A
17:00 – 18:00 Networking Drinks