Start date: 25/11/2020 09:20

End date: 25/11/2020 12:30


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3rd China-UK Economic & Trade Forum

Supported Event

November 25
In order to promote China-UK economic and trade exchanges, the China Chamber of Commerce in the UK (CCCUK) will be holding the '3rd China-UK Economic and Trade Forum’ and the launch ceremony of '2020 Report on the Development of Chinese Enterprises in the UK’ on the 25th November 2020.

We are pleased to invite you to attend this event. The online forum will include a number of keynote speeches and panel discussions exploring China-UK business and investment opportunities promoting partnership for future growth and prosperity. This year’s Forum will explore opportunities against the backdrop of Post-COVID economic trends as well as green cooperation in sustainable growth. We have invited leading figures in relevant fields to join the discussions, including politicians, business leaders and academics to share their success stories in UK-China business cooperation, and the opportunities they hope to see in future development.

Speakers include:
  • H.E. LIU Xiaoming, Chinese Ambassador to the UK
  • Graham Stuart MP (tbc), Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Minister for Exports)
  • Alderman William Russell, The Rt Hon the Lord Mayor of the City of London
  • BAO Ling, Minister of the Chinese Embassy in the UK
  • John Edwards, HM Trade Commissioner for China
  • FANG Wenjian, Chairman of the CCCUK and General Manager of Bank of China London Branch
  • Sir Sherard Cowper-Coles KCMG LVO, Group Head of Government Affairs, HSBC Holdings plc and Chair of China-Britain Business Council
  • Stephen Perry, Chairman of the 48 Group Club
  • Sir Vince Cable, Former Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills
  • Professor Peter Nolan CBE, Founding Director of Cambridge University’s Centre of Development Studies
  • Guy Dru Drury MBE, Head of Group in Beijing and Chief Representative in China, Confederation of British Industry
  • Denzil Jenkins, Interim CEO of London Stock Exchange plc, Director of International Development of London Stock Exchange Group
  • YAO Ling, Director of Institute of European Studies at Chinese Academy of International Trade and Economic Cooperation
  • Steve Bates OBE, CEO of UK Bioindustry Association
  • HUANG Cui, Chief Representative of IEDB Beijing Office
  • Daisy McAndrew, Former Economics Editor and Chief Political Correspondent, ITV News
  • Simon Horner, Innovation Director at City of London Corporation
  • Isbrand Ho, Managing Director of BYD Europe B.V.
  • LI Junfeng, Former Director, National Center for Climate Change Strategy Research and International Cooperation
  • YANG Wei, Fellow of Academy of Social Sciences, Fellow of Royal Town Planning Institute

Event Agenda:

09:20-09:30 - Logging into the Event
09:30-09:35 - Welcome Address
09:35-10:05 - Keynote Speeches
10:05-10:20 - Launch Ceremony of ‘2020 Report on the Development of Chinese Enterprises in the UK’
10:20-10:25 - Break
10:25-11:25 - Panel 1: New UK-China Investment Opportunities and Emerging Trends in the Post-Covid-19 Era
11:25-11:30 - Break
11:30-12:27 - Panel 2: UK-China Joint Response to Climate Change, Developing New Models for Green Growth
12:27-12:30 - Closing Speech

Should you have any questions regarding the forum, please contact Leo Lu at CCCUK Secretariat:
Leo Lu E-mail: Tel: 07436 919 631