The EU-China Business Association, the European Union Chamber of Commerce in China, and BusinessEurope are organizing a webinar on the occasion of the launch of the 'European Business in China: Position Paper 2021/2022'. This webinar will take place online on October 12, 2021 at 10:00 am CEST.
This Position Paper is a culmination of six months of dedicated work by 35 working groups and sub-working groups. This year's Paper looks into the 14th Five-Year Plan and identifies the areas of risk and opportunity, both for European business and China's economy.
10:00-10:05: Welcome and introduction by Ms. Gwenn Sonck, Executive Director, EU-China Business Association & Flanders-China Chamber of Commerce
10:05-10:35: Presentation of the Position Paper 2021/2022 by Mr. Joerg Wuttke, President of the European Union Chamber of Commerce in China
10:35-10:55: Q&A and final discussion moderated by Ms. Luisa Santos, Deputy Director General of BusinessEurope
10:55-11:00: Closing words by Mr. Jochum Haakma, Chairman, EU-China Business Association
About the speaker: Mr. Joerg Wuttke
Joerg Wuttke is Vice-President and Chief Representative of BASF China in Beijing since 1997. In May 2019, he was elected for a third term as the President of the European Union Chamber of Commerce in China.
Since 2019, Wuttke is Vice Chairman of the CPCIF International Cooperation Committee, a group representing multinational companies in China's Chemical Association. From 2011 to 2019, he served as Chairman of the Business and Industry Advisory Committee to the OECD's China Task Force. Form 2007 to 2010, and from 2014 to 2017, Wuttke was President of the European Union Chamber of Commerce in China. He was a founding member of the German Chamber of Commerce in Beijing and served as Chairman of the Board from 2001 to 2004. Wuttke has lived in China for more than 20 years.
Date & time: October 12, 10 am CEST