2020 CBBC Member Events Programme




CBBC is pleased to introduce a fresh and insightful membership events programme for 2020 - designed to delight and inspire!

This series will provide ample opportunities to network, learn and engage. Together, we will assess the implications and opportunities associated with the rise of China’s digital economy for British businesses.

We will run a series of exclusive briefings, panel discussions and webinars, aiming to offer an overview of Chinese government policy, alongside a deep dive into activities in key sectors. This series will bring together members and speakers from different fields for discussions on the vision, industry practice and dynamics of Digital China.
 

Upcoming Sessions

Fintech Investment Opportunities for Chinese & UK Investors in the UK - CBBC Digital China Webinar with FINTECH Circle (Register here)

Thursday 17th September, 9.30-10.30 BST UK time / 16.30-17.30 CST China time
Speaker: Susanne Chishti, CEO, FINTECH Circle and Co-Editor of The FINTECH Book Series

Moving your Business Online: A PRC Law Aspect - CBBC Digital China Webinar with LLinks Law Offices (Register here)

Wednesday 30th September 2020
9.30-10.30 BST UK time / 16.30-17.30 CST China time
Speakers: Yang Xun, Partner of Llinks Law Offices, Shanghai and David Pan, Partner of Llinks Law Offices, Shanghai

What are the Tech & Digital M&A Trends we are seeing in the UK and China? - CBBC Digital China Webinar in association with Cleary Gottlieb (Register here)

Thursday 15th October, 9.30-10.30 BST UK time / 16.30-17.30 CST China time

Speakers: Gabriele Antonazzo, Partner, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
Denise Shiu, Partner, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
Paul Gilbert, Counsel, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP


Living in the new normal: how consumer brands can win in the digital age - CBBC Digital China webinar with Nielsen (Register here)

Friday, 30th October, 9.00-10.00 BST UK time / 16.00-17.00 CST China time

Speakers: Justin Sargent, President, Nielsen China 
Shipra Kundra, Director, CPG, Nielsen China 


 

Past Sessions

Open Innovation in East Asia, Opportunities for UK Collaboration - in partnership with Intralink (Watch the webinar recording here)

Wednesday 9th September, 9.30-10.30 BST UK time / 16.30-17.30 CST China time
Speaker: Mr Gregory Sutch, CEO, Intralink

Opportunities and Regulatory Implications Associated with the Rise of China’s Digital Economy in Healthcare - in partnership with Cisema (Watch the webinar recording here)

Thursday 30th July, 9.30-10.30 BST UK time / 16.30-17.30 CST China time
Speakers: Anna King, Partner and Business Consultant, Cisema and Hamish King, Director, Cisema

Rethinking your Talent Strategy in a post COVID-19 China - in partnership with Crayfish (Watch the webinar recording here)

Tuesday 14th July. 9.30-10.30 BST UK time / 16.30-17.30 CST China time
Speaker: Ms Ting Zhang, Founder & CEO, Crayfish.io
 

Is China Leading the Digitization in Automotive and Mobility? - in partnership with Kearney (Watch the webinar recording here)

Wednesday 8th July, 9.30-10.30 BST UK time / 16.30-17.30 CST China time
Speaker: Mr Thomas Luk, Partner and Managing Director, Kearney

Digital Transformation in Finance - in partnership with Tricor (Watch the webinar recording here)
 

Wednesday 1st July, 9.30-10.30 BST UK time / 16.30-17.30 CST China time
Speaker: Mr Xuting You, COO, Tricor China

Developing Your Cybersecurity Strategy in China: Legislation and Policy Updates (Watch the webinar recording here)

Wednesday 24th June, 9.00-10.30 BST UK time / 16.00-17.30 CST China time
Speakers: Mr Jihong Chen, Partner, Zhong Lun Law Firm and Prof Shenkuo Wu, Professor, Beijing Normal University 

Digital China Webinar with DP World - Digital Technology Impact on the Supply Chain Industry (Watch the webinar recording here)

Thursday, 28th May 2020, 9.30 10.30 BST UK time / 16.30 17.30 CST China time
Speaker: Andrew Hoad , CEO and Managing Director of DP World Asia Pacific


 

Come and join us every month for a little lunch and a lot of learning!

These informal learning sessions present an excellent opportunity to sharpen your knowledge and skills across a wide range of topics related to doing business in China.

Lunch & Learn also offers our members - from different sectors but with a shared interest in the China market - the opportunity to come together, engage and network.

Past Sessions

Key Digital Marketing Channels for the B2B Sector in China (Click here for a summary of the event)

27th February 2020, 12:00 00-13:00, London
Speaker: Scott Muir, CEO at Regroup China


Our member-only social networking events offer an opportunity to meet and mingle with fellow CBBC members in an enjoyable and informal setting. Held throughout the year, these events will connect you with the UK’s largest national China business network and a diverse business community, so as to unlock new opportunities.

Past Sessions

CBBC North West Member Roundtable Discussion and Networking Event (Click here for a summary of the event)

13th February 2020, Manchester
Host by CBBC Board Member, Ed Salt, Managing Director of Delamere Dairy Ltd


We welcome our members’ active participation in shaping this programme. To provide feedback or to suggest topics of interest, please email Cathy Liu (Cathy.Liu@cbbc.org). Please also contact Cathy if you would like to discuss the possibility of hosting CBBC’s social networking drinks at your venue.