Breakfast Briefing: Britain on the Belt and Road



Join the British Chamber of Commerce in China at the BritCham Breakfast Briefing, a members-only event, featuring a presentation, roundtable and informal networking.  This month we are delighted to welcome Jenghiz Von Streng who will be talking about the Belt and Road Initiative, and the UK Government’s wider strategy towards BRI.

This month’s Briefing is an excellent opportunity to learn more about the Belt and Road Initiative, meet your fellow members and to connect with new business contacts.

  • Learn more about the Belt and Road Initiative and the UK Government’s wider strategy around BRI
  • Discuss how BRI affects your business and sector
  • Network with fellow members and peers
  • Enjoy an informal breakfast and roundtable discussion

BritCham Breakfast Briefings are a monthly free event, bringing members together to discuss recent changes within topics such as UK-China business relations, global business and political affairs. They are also a great platform to meet the British Chamber of Commerce in China, and fellow BritCham members.

The British Chamber of Commerce in China is delighted to announce that BritCham Breakfast Briefings are sponsored by Sherpa’s – China’s most experienced, friendly and reliable food delivery service.

Positions at this event are limited to the first 20 members to sign up, so book now and don’t miss out

07:45-08:00 Arrival & Registration
08:00-08:30 Presentation with Q&A and Breakfast
08:30-09:00 Informal Networking


Ewan Harris
Ewan Harris is Second Secretary Political in the British Embassy.  Ewan is the Embassy’s coordinator on Belt and Road policy, overseeing the cross-Embassy work related to the BRI, providing advice to London, and ensuring that HMG’s BRI policy decisions are well understood and implemented in Beijing.  Ewan also covers China’s relations with South Asia, the Middle East, the UN and the UK-China security relationship.  Ewan has previously worked on a range of issues related to Defence and Security, including postings to the US and Afghanistan.

Jenghiz von Streng
Jenghiz von Streng leads the British Embassy’s China Infrastructure Programme, part of the UK Government’s £1.3bn Prosperity Fund to promote economic growth and development in partner countries. The China Infrastructure Programme aims to work with Chinese government and industry partners through policy development, pilot projects and capacity building to support Chinese outbound infrastructure and BRI projects to be sustainable, commercially viable and delivered to high standards. The Programme also aims to increase trade and investment opportunities for international firms on these projects.


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Event Details

Start date: 2018-08-07

Start time: 08:00

End time: 09:00

Venue: The British Chamber of Commerce in China

Directions: The British Business Centre Room 1001, China Life Tower 16 Chaoyangmenwai Dajie, Beijing 100020 北京朝阳门外大街16号中国人寿大厦1001室 英国商务中心

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