The SME China Forum 2016 (Glasgow) - 21 September
- Member Earlybird - £50 +VAT
- Non-Member Earlybird - £85 +VAT
This is a unique, national event designed to assist UK SMEs expand their business in the China market. In 2015 it attracted 300 participants, including a Chinese delegation led by the Vice Mayor of Ningbo featuring representatives from 30 Chinese companies across a variety of sectors. Previously held in Manchester (2013), Birmingham (2014) and Nottingham (2015) the fourth SME China Forum will be held at Celtic Park in Glasgow, Scotland on 21 September 2016.
There are several sponsorship categories available for this year's SME China Forum including Gold, Silver, Lunch and SME sponsor, all with a unique list of benefits. Feel free to take a look at our sponsorship pack here, or click the image below.
The full programme is under development and will focus on the following themes:
China Market Entry Strategies
This session will help attendees understand the China market, learn how to find business partners, set-up and navigate regulations, tax and legal issues.
Rachel Jones, Managing Director, Totseat
The China Digital Opportunity
This session will outline how to start an online business for the China market. It will include digital marketing and social media advice, an overview of E-Commerce in China and information on developing and launching apps.
Jasmine Chambers, Director of eCommerce - China, Royal Mail
Domenica Di Lieto, Managing Director, Emerging Communications
SME Investment Panel
The final session will look at the benefits of securing investment from China, where China is looking to invest, how to identify investors and cultural and practical issues.