Start date: 18/05/2019 09:00

End date: 19/05/2019 17:00

Venue: Nanchang, China

Costs: Member - Free; Non-member - RMB 2,000 per person

Address: Nanchang, China

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CBBC Programme in Expo Central China 2019 (Nanchang)

CBBC Event

May 18
Jeff Astle, Executive Director of CBBC will be leading a UK delegation to the Expo Central China 2019 in Nanchang on 18th-19th May. CBBC is pleased to invite UK companies to join the delegation.

Background
Central China Investment and Trade Exposition (referred to as “Expo Central China”) is approved by the State Council and sponsored by Ministry of Commerce and a number of ministries and People’s Governments of six provinces of Hunan, Henan, Hubei, Anhui, Jiangxi and Shanxi. Expo Central China aims to build a platform for carrying on industrial transfer, investment and trade promotion by taking thematic forums, investment and trade exhibitions, series of symposiums and investment project docking. It also aims to build a platform for economic and technological exchanges and cooperation between Chinese and foreign investors, and promotes the comprehensive docking of central China with domestic and foreign markets, capital and resources.

The 11th Expo Central China 2019 will be held in Nanchang, Jiangxi Province on 18th -20th May 2019. Themed on “High-level Opening, High-quality Development”, the Expo will hold events on policy discussion, industrial cooperation, project matchmaking, and exhibition. The Expo will hold a series of major activities, including Opening Ceremony and Keynote Forum, Symposium on Foreign Investment Enterprises, 2019 World Gan Merchants Conference. The Expo will hold a number of special events around green finance, aviation, intelligent manufacturing and big health industries.

CBBC is working with China Investment Promotion Agency (CIPA) of Ministry of Commerce to develop the following programme (tentative) for UK companies to engage with stakeholders and identify business opportunities in central China. 
 
Time Meeting/Activity Remark
18th May, Saturday
Afternoon Symposium for foreign-capital enterprises of 2019 2019年跨国公司座谈会 Vice Premier attending the event, Jeff lead 2-3 Premium member senior manager participate the event
Afternoon Meeting with Shanxi government representative
山西省政府代表团会见
TBC
Afternoon Meeting with Anhui government representative
安徽省政府代表团会见
Time and location need to be confirm
19th May, Sunday
Morning Dialogue Between Mayors and MNCs
市长与跨国公司对话会
Jeff and a member company delivery speech
Afternoon Internationalisation Promotion Conference for China National Economic and Technological Development Zone in 2019 中国经济开发区提升国际化水平工作促进片会 CBBC launch In the zone report
Afternoon Meeting with VM of Nanchang
南昌市副市长及以上官员会见
Discuss opportunity between UK and Nanchang, understanding their visit UK purpose this year
Programme ends
 
CBBC member is free to join. For non-members the attending fee is RMB 2,000 per person.
 
Please submit your interest to Miranda Hou before Monday, 22nd April 2019.
 
Miranda Hou, Assistant Director Central China and Chief Rep of Changsha office
Miranda.hou@cbbc.org.cn, +86 189 3247 6677
 
Please note the programme is tentative and is still under development.