The Investment Promotion Agency of Ministry of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China (CIPA) cordially invites you to attend The Fifth Dialogue between Development Zones and Global Fortune 500 to be held in the Renaissance Hotel, Caohejing, Shanghai on Oct. 26, 2017.
To build a high-level communication platform for Fortune 500 enterprises and local business as well as to match make with national-level development zones and border development and cooperation zones, the event will be co-hosted by CIPA and the Collaborative Development Association of National-level Development Zones Along Yangtze River Economic Belt (NDZAYR), inviting senior experts to interpret the latest investment policies and industrial development trend, share experience and to discuss on topics of foreign investment parties’ concerning.
The event includes welcome speeches by high-level officials of Ministry of Commerce and Shanghai municipality, keynote speeches by senior government officials, economists and senior executives of Fortune 500 corporation, as well as experience-sharing and topic discussion parts.
A series of innovation events will be organized by Caohejing Hi-tech Park over the same period and the same welcome will be extended. Interested parties can follow the Wechat Official Accout of Industry Transfer Promotion Center to be registered.
13:00-20:00, October 26, 2017 Banquet Hall on 2nd Floor of the Renaissance Hotel, Caohejing, Shanghai
Part One: Welcome Speech
13:30-13:40 High-level officials of Ministry of Commerce (TBD)
13:40-13:50 High-level officials of Shanghai municipality (TBD)
Part Two: Keynote Speech
13:50-14:20 Interpretation of the latest foreign investment policies by Senior officials of Department of Foreign Investment Administration of MOFCOM
14:20-14:50 Deep analysis of industrial innovative development by renowned economist
14:50-15:10 The view of national economic and technological development zones by senior executive of Global Fortune 500
Part Three: Experience Sharing
15:10-15:20 Innovation of foreign investment service model in industrial parks by Shanghai Caohejing Hitech Park
15:20-15:30 Introduction of the new model of City-Industry Integration by a municipal development zone in a central-western province
15:30-15:40 Growing up with the economic development zone by a Fortune 500 enterprise
15:40-16:00 Tea Break
Part Four: Core Dialogue
Theme: Key Concerns of Investment by Fortune 500 Enterprise and Policy Innovation of Economic Development Zone
Moderator: Chinese Academy of International Trade and Economic Cooperation, MOFCOM
Participants: 3 national-level economic development zones (from the eastern, central and western regions), 3 Global Fortune 500 enterprises, senior representative of the Development Zone Section of Department of Foreign Investment Administration of MOFCOM
Theme: Coordinated Development of Industry, Capital and Region
Moderator: Cushman & Wakefield (TBD)
Participants: China Citic Bank, 1 foreign bank, 1 Global Fortune 500 enterprise, 2 national-level economic development zones, 1 national-level border development and cooperation zone, senior representative of the Regional Section of Department of Foreign Investment Administration of MOFCOM
18:00-20:00 Performance by Shanghai Symphony Orchestra and Welcome Cocktail (A7 Conference Center)
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About Collaborative Development Association of National-level Development Zones Along Yangtze River Economic Belt
The Collaborative Development Association of National-level Development Zones Along Yangtze River Economic Belt (hereinafter referred to as the “Association”) was founded in Beijing on January 10, 2017.
The Association follows the guidance of Department of Foreign Investment Administration of the Ministry of Commerce and is co-founded by the Investment Promotion Agency of the Ministry of Commerce (CIPA), 11 local commercial department along the Yangtze River Economic Belt and selected national-level development zones, with other national level development zones along the Yangtze River Economic Belt, national-level border development and cooperation zones, provincial development zones and relevant enterprises being willing participants.
In the initial stage, the secretariat is held by CIPA and the chairman (2017-2018) is held by Shanghai Caohejing Hi-tech Park, with China Citic Group and 10 national-level economic development zones being its vice chairman and 20 national level economic development zones being its director members.
The association is guided by the five development concepts of innovation, coordination, green, open and sharing and aims at establishing a regional cooperation platform for the development zones at all levels to upgrade the industrial structure and improve the competitiveness.
This event is free, but attendants need to cover their travel cost and accommodation by themselves.
To register, please contact Zhang Huaxia at above address. The final date for registration of this event is the 20th of October.
Start date: 2017-10-26
Start time: 13:00
End time: 20:00
Venue: Renaissance Hotel, Caohejing, Shanghai
Directions: No.397, Tianlin Road, Shanghai
Phone: +86 10 64404514