Seminar: Belgium - Flanders - World leader in Automotive industry back to events


Date: 25/08/2010 - 25/08/2010
Where: BELGIAN EU PAVILION, SHANGHAI WORLD EXPO
Type: FCCC events
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The aim is twofold: attract investment to Flanders and promote new and existing cooperative ventures with Chinese partners.


The seminar - covering the unique strengths of our Automotive industry, and featuring testimonials from Bekaert, Umicore and Recticel - will be attended mainly by Chinese businesses active in your sector. 
We would like to invite you in China to attend the seminar and the networking reception afterwards. 
If you would like to attend the seminar, please register by 24 July 2010. This seminar offers a unique opportunity to present your company to your Chinese partners and to further expand your network in China. 
Please don't hesitate to contact us for any additional information you might require. We look forward to meeting you at the seminar. 
Programme
12h30        Registration at Jin Jiang Hotel, 59 Mao Ming Road, Shanghai

13h00        Departure to the Shanghai World Expo

14h15        Welcome by Mr Marc De Buck, Deputy Governor of the Province of East Flanders

14h30        Introduction by Mrs Gwenn Sonck, Executive Director of the Flanders-China 
                  Chamber of Commerce

14h40        Film “World leaders from the heart of Europe: Flanders, small size, big opportunities” presented by
                  the Flanders-China Chamber of Commerce

14h55        Presentation of the automotive industry in Flanders by Mr Bert Mons, Advisor Agoria Automotive

15h10        Testimonials of companies active in China : 
                 Mr Zhong Zhang, General Manager of Bekaert Steel Cord North Asia, BEKAERT
                 Mr Arjang Roshan, Senior Vice-President, UMICORE
                 Automotive Catalysts - Asia Pacific

                 "Recticel Foams Shanghai brings technical foams automotive to China"

                 Mr Danny Martens, Group Business Unit Manager Technical Foams Automotive

                 "High Tech Automated Production in Low Labour Cost China"

                  Mr Stéphane De Rycke, General Manager, RECTICEL Interiors
                  Solutions China

16h15         Testimonial of a Chinese company active in Flanders by

                   Mr Michael Ning, Assistant to the President, GEELY
            
                   Mr Zhang Wanyou, Vice General Manager of Double Coin,
                   DOUBLE-COIN TIRE Co.

16h45         “8 Good reasons to invest in Flanders” by Mr Marc Hendrik,
                   Associate Director, M&A Transaction Services, DELOITTE & TOUCHE

16h55         "Your gateway to Europe" by Mr Jason Lee, General Manager & CEO,
                   KBC Bank, Shanghai Branch

17h05         Lottery draw and network reception

17h45         VIP Visit to Belgian-EU Pavilion and other Pavilions