Event Review: Shape the Future Together with 'Made in Germany'
Business Opportunities in Eastern Germany
Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI) held a "Shape the Future Together with 'Made in Germany'" investor event in Chengdu at the St. Regis Chengdu Hotel on September 18.
Together with Acting Consul General of the German Consulate General Chengdu, Alexander Fowles, GTAI welcomed Chinese company representatives to its exclusive investor conference. This was the first time that GTAI had held an event with its specialist experts in the city and province. As well as GTAI's own specialist presentations, representatives from four new federal state economic development agencies presented the specific location advantages of their respective home states. A personal testimonial outlining a successful investment project in Eastern Germany was provided by Guobing Li, Vice President of Hang Sheng Electronics. More than 70 participants took advantage of the opportunity to engage in individual discussions with GTAI experts Jie Zhang, Jerome Hull and Robert Herzner.
Prior to the event beginning, participants were treated to a screening of the image film trailing GTAI's new "Germany Works." umbrella campaign for the business location Germany.
GTAI and its partners: AHK Greater China + Saxony Economic Development Corporation + Invest in MV + Saxony-Anhalt Investment and Marketing Corporation + State Development Corporation of Thuringia | © AHK Greater China + Saxony Economic Development Corporation + Invest in MV + Saxony-Anhalt Investment and Marketing Corporation + State Development Corporation of Thuringia
|03:00PM||Registration & Networking|
Welcome & Opening Words
Alexander Fowles, Acting Consul General, German Consulate General Chengdu
Ying ZHANG, Deputy Director General, Sichuan Provincial Department of Commerce
Investment Policies and Environment in Germany
Robert Herzner, Senior Manager, Germany Trade & Invest
Innovative Manufacturing in Eastern Germany
Jerome Hull, Senior Manager, Germany Trade & Invest
Eastern Germany – Special Location Highlights
Economic development agencies of the federal states
Investing in Germany: A Win-Win Cooperation
Guobing LI, Vice President, Hang Sheng Electronics Co., Ltd.
|05:30PM||Questions & Answers|
|05:40PM||Networking with Dinner Buffet|
|Master of Ceremonies: Robert Herzner, Senior Manager, Germany Trade & Invest|