Roundtable Meeting with a delegation from Weihai Economic & Technological Development Zone - 21 September 2017, Ghent back to events


Date: 21/09/2017 - 21/09/2017
Where: City Hall, Botermarkt 1, Gent
Type: FCCC events
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Roundtable Meeting with a delegation from 

Weihai Economic & Technological Development Zone

Thursday 21 September 2017, Gent

 

The Flanders-China Chamber of Commerce would like to invite you to a roundtable meeting with a high-level delegation from the Weihai Economic and Technological Development Zone. This meeting will take place on September 21 at 10h00 in Gent at 16h00 at the City Hall, Botermarkt 1, Gent.

Representatives from the Weihai Economic and Technological Development Zone will offer an insight into the economic environment and main sectors for investing in the Zone. Several of our members, already have major investment in Weihai such as Bekaert, Beaulieu Technical Textiles and Beaulieu Fibers & Yarns.
 
Weihai City is a coastal city in Shandong. Located south of downtown Weihai, Weihai Economic and Technological Development Zone (Weihai ETDZ) was set up by the State Council in 1992. The pillar industries of Weihai ETDZ are new materials, automobile parts, electronics, pharmaceuticals, textiles, machinery, food processing, ICT and new energy. The emerging Industries of the Zone are medical & healthcare, senior care, information & outsourcing and intelligent manufacturing.
 
The City of Weihai and the City of Ghent have a sister city agreement, while the Flanders-China Chamber of Commerce and the City of Weihai have a longstanding cooperation agreement.

 


Programme

 

15h30  Registration
16h00  Welcome by the Flanders-China Chamber of Commerce and the City of Ghent

16h15 

                   

Presentation on the advantages of investing in Weihai Economic and Technological Development Zone and introduction to Weihai Software and Outsourcing Industrial Park and International Medical and Healthcare Park by delegation member.

16h30

 

 

Presentation on the experiences of investing in Weihai by 

Mr. Zhu Hongzhen, Customer Excellence Change Agent RR Global, Bekaert and

Mrs Karena Cancilleri, Vice President Beaulieu Engineered Products, Beaulieu International Group

17h15 Question and answer session
 

Networking Reception

 


Delegation

The delegates are as follows:

  • Mr LU Xiaodong, Director General of the Administrative Committee of Weihai ETD Zone
  • Mr YU Mingtao, Deputy Director of the Administrative Committee of Weihai ETD Zone; Director of Bureau of Commerce of Weihai ETD Zone
  • Mr LIU Zhiwei, Party Secretary of Qiaotou Town, Weihai ETD Zone
  • Mr WANG Dengpan, Party Secretary of Xiyuan Sub-District Administration Office, Weihai ETD Zone
  • Ms SUN Ping, Chief of General Affairs Office, Bureau of Commerce of Weihai ETD Zone
  • Mr YIN Zhiwei, Interpreter, Bureau of Commerce of Weihai ETD Zone

 


Practical Information

 

When: Thursday, 21 September 2017 - 15h30

Location: City Hall, Botermarkt 1, Gent

Deadline for subscription: 15th of September 2017

Participation fee: 

  • free for FCCC members
  • for non-members € 45 (excl VAT)

 

If you are interested in attending this event, please register online by September 15, 2017.
 
We look forward to meeting you at this event.