Who Will Be There:

  • CIPA MOFCOM
  • Senior Speakers from MOFCOM, NDRC, Washington and Asia Pacific
  • Industry leaders, as well as, media, academia, policy experts, ambassadors and top Government officials from across 22 economies in Asia Pacific.
  • Top CEOs and corporate executives from many corporations
  • More than 400 companies attending with sales of over $600 billion
  • Great chance to network and close on big deals

What’s Covered:

  • Strategic perspectives on US-China trade tension
  • China's new foreign investment law interpretation
  • Opportunities in greater bay area
  • Opportunities and challenges on industrial level-up, pros & cons on factories moving out
  • Education cooperation under current US-China business relations
  • How SMEs pave the way out by making the smartest choice?
  • Cross border investment--New trends and opportunities on investing America 
  • … and more

On behalf of the American Chamber of Commerce in South China and CIPA MOFCOM It is my honor to invite you to join us at the 2019 American Chamber of Commerce in South China Asia Pacific Business Summit, May 17, 2019.

The Business summit is hosted by the American Chamber of Commerce in South China (AmCham South China) with great support from the Ministry of Commerce of China (CIPA MOFCOM) and governments and businesses from China and 22 economies in Asia Pacific. Annual sales volume of the companies to attending this Business Summit exceeds USD600 Billion. Speakers and the many panels will address issues including the U.S.-China relations and trade and its impact on Asia Pacific, the new China Foreign Investment Law, the Greater Bay Area Initiatives, and many more.

The 2019 Business Summit will be attended by more than 300 business and industry leaders, as well as, media, academia, policy experts, ambassadors and top government officials from across 22 economies around the world and Asia Pacific. Speakers include senior central and provincial officials and mayors/vice mayors of major Chinese cities, corporate executives from US, China and Asia Pacific, policy experts from academia, media and the various industries.


In addition, senior executives of more than 100 largest Chinese companies who will be in attendance will participate in the scheduled throughout the Summit. We expect this Summit to lead to several billion dollars of new business and cross investments between attending American companies and institutions and their Chinese and Asia Pacific counterparts. Special programs can be specially planned for each delegation.


As an "Economic Power House" AmCham South China represents more than 2,300 members who account for 40% of U.S. exports to, as well as, business and investment in China.

Be a Sponsor

Diamond Sponsor RMB249,000 in Cash

Asia Pacific Business Summit

  • Keynote Speaker in the Business Summit
  • Company Logo and name prominently on backdrop, event website, promotion emails, WeChat and Live photos
  • Company commercial video play at the summit
  • 2 invitations to VVIP dinner reception
  • 20 VIP passes to the summit and luncheon
  • 2 Full page ad in the summit handbook
  • Title Sponsor for one Panel Section
  • Host one Panel Section during the summit

Spring Ball

  • One Head table with 10 seats in the front row and one preferred table
  • Company name and logo displayed prominently on the backdrop (rotating slideshow), all advertisements, tickets, program, post-event publications
  • Company logo displayed on head table and the belonged table
  • Company logo displayed prominently on the backdrop at main entrance
  • Prominent mention by MC
  • Company brochure and materials displayed prominently in the sponsor promotion area

Platinum Sponsor RMB195,000 in Cash

Asia Pacific Business Summit

  • Key presentation at the luncheon
  • Company Logo and name prominently on backdrop, event website, promotion emails and WeChat
  • Company commercial video play at the luncheon
  • 2 invitations to VVIP dinner reception
  • 10 VIP passes to the summit and luncheon
  • 2 Full page ad in the summit handbook 


Spring Ball

  • One table with 10 seats in the front row and one preferred table
  • Company name and logo displayed prominently on the backdrop (rotating slideshow), all advertisements, tickets, program, post-event publications
  • Company logo displayed on the belonged table
  • Company logo displayed prominently on the backdrop at main entrance
  • Prominent mention by MC
  • Company brochure and materials displayed prominently in the sponsor promotion area

Gold Sponsor RMB99,000 in Cash

Asia Pacific Business Summit

  • Company Logo and name prominently on backdrop, event website, promotion emails and WeChat
  • 2 invitation to VVIP dinner reception
  • 6 VIP passes to the summit and luncheon
  • 1 Full page ad in the summit handbook
  • Commercial video play at the panel section
  • Title Sponsor for one Panel Section
  • Host one Panel Section during the summit


Spring Ball

  • One table with 10 seats in the front row
  • Company name and logo displayed prominently on the backdrop (rotating slideshow), all advertisements, tickets, program, post-event publications
  • Company logo displayed on the belonged table
  • Company logo displayed prominently on the backdrop at main entrance
  • Prominent mention by MC
  • Company brochure and materials displayed prominently in the sponsor promotion area

Silver Sponsor RMB49,000 in Cash

Asia Pacific Business Summit

  • Company Logo and name prominently on backdrop, event website, promotion emails and WeChat
  • 1 invitation to VVIP dinner reception
  • 4 VIP passes to the summit and luncheon
  • 1/2 page ad in the summit handbook
  • Speaking opportunity at one Panel Section during the summit

Spring Ball

  • One table with 10 seats in the front row
  • Company name and logo displayed prominently on the backdrop (rotating slideshow), all advertisements, tickets, program, post-event publications
  • Company logo displayed on the belonged table
  • Company logo displayed prominently on the backdrop at main entrance
  • Prominent mention by MC
  • Company brochure and materials displayed prominently in the sponsor promotion area

Corporate Sponsor RMB20,000 in Cash

Asia Pacific Business Summit

  • Company Logo and name prominently on backdrop, event website, promotion emails and WeChat
  • 2 VIP passes to all the summit and luncheon


Spring Ball

  • Complimentary 10-seat table
  • Company logo displayed on table
  • Company logo displayed on the backdrop at main entrance

Deadline for company logo printing on all materials: May 6th, 2019


About Sponsorship please contact:

Ms. Wing Xian, Ms. Joyce Hu

(wxian@amcham-southchina.org) / (jhu@amcham-southchina.org)

Tel: (86 20) 8335 1476 Extension 12 / 20

Fax: (86 20) 8332 1642

Agenda

9

30AM

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10

30AM

Opening Plenary Session Theme: U.S.-China Investment Cooperation

2019 Asia Pacific Business Summit Host, Dr. Harley Seyedin Introduction of Guests Remarks by Senior official from MOFCOM CIPA Remarks by Senior Provincial Representative Keynote address by Honorable Charles Freeman, former assistant U.S. trade representative for China affairs and principal U.S. trade negotiator with China and current Senior Vice President for Asia at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Welcome Remarks by U.S. Representative Keynote Address by U.S. CEO Speech by Chinese company CEO

10

30AM

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11

30AM

Exclusive Presentation

EXCLUSIVE RESEARCH AND FIRST TIME PRESENTION This is a new research being performed to be presented FIRST at this Asia Pacific Business Summit.

11

40AM

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12

25PM

Breakout session Discussion Panel:

Topic: U.S. and China Trade Impact of US and China Trade across Asia Pacific, China and U.S.A. Speakers • CEO of AmCham Korea • Executive Director of AmCham Okinawa • Asia Pacific Financial CEO • CEO of Asia Pacific based import/export company • Representatives of Asia Pacific Foreign Governments • CEO of US Based Company Topic: Opportunities in greater bay area 大湾区的机遇 Speakers: • Dr. Manson Fok, Dean of Macao University of Science and Technology • Sir Billy Chen, Chair of Macau Medical School • U.S. and Chinese companies based in GBA

12

40PM

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2

00PM

2

00PM

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3

30PM

Discussion Session: China’s new foreign investment law interpretation

Speakers: • Dr. Du Qirui, Deputy Director, Institute of Overseas Investment and Economic Cooperation, Chinese Academy of International Trade and Economic Cooperation of of Foreign Investment Institute, Ministry of Commerce PRC • Dr. David Buxbaum, Senior Partner, Anderson & Anderson LLP

3

40PM

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4

25PM

Breakout Discussion Session:

Cross border investment--New trends and opportunities on investing America Speakers: Senior representatives from international banks and investment associations Topic: Education cooperation under current US-China business relations Speakers: • Principals of international schools

4

30PM

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5

15PM

Discussion Session: Opportunities and challenges on industrial level-up, pros & cons on factories moving out

Speakers: • Real estate tycoons • Senior representatives of U.S. and Chinese companies

7

00PM

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12

00AM

AmCham Spring Ball: The Greatest Show

The Spectacular Elegant Black Tie Optional Annual AmCham Spring Gala Ball – An Unforgettable Experience! Great Bands, Entertainment, Food, Drinks and All Night Party!!! Win from lucky draws worth more than US$200,000, including business round trip air tickets on United, Hainan Airlines, American Airlines, Hotel Presidential Suites, Cruises, luxury watches, fine wines, and many many more!!!!!

Speakers

  • Charles Freeman (Former assistant U.S. trade representative for China affairs and principal U.S. trade negotiator with China. Currently Senior Vice President for Asia at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.)

    Charles Freeman

    Former assistant U.S. trade representative for China affairs and principal U.S. trade negotiator with China. Currently Senior Vice President for Asia at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

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  • Michael J. Enright (Professor, School of Business, University of Hong Kong; Director Competitiveness Programs, Hong Kong Institute of Economics and Business Strategy;  Director,  Enright, Scott & Associates)

    Michael J. Enright

    Professor, School of Business, University of Hong Kong; Director Competitiveness Programs, Hong Kong Institute of Economics and Business Strategy; Director, Enright, Scott & Associates

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  • Dr. Qirui Du (Deputy Director,Institute of Overseas Investment and Economic Cooperation, Chinese Academy of International Trade and Economic Cooperation of of Foreign Investment Institute, Ministry of Commerce PRC)

    Dr. Qirui Du

    Deputy Director,Institute of Overseas Investment and Economic Cooperation, Chinese Academy of International Trade and Economic Cooperation of of Foreign Investment Institute, Ministry of Commerce PRC

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  • Neil Bush (Chairman, the President George H.W. Bush Foundation)

    Neil Bush

    Chairman, the President George H.W. Bush Foundation

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  • Martin Maciak (Head of Asia Origination, Americas Global Banking, HSBC Securities (USA) Inc.)

    Martin Maciak

    Head of Asia Origination, Americas Global Banking, HSBC Securities (USA) Inc.

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  • Harley Seyedin (President, American Chamber of Commerce in South China)

    Harley Seyedin

    President, American Chamber of Commerce in South China

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  • David Buxbaum (Senior Partner,  Anderson & Anderson, LLP)

    David Buxbaum

    Senior Partner, Anderson & Anderson, LLP

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  • Sir Billy Chan (Director, the Center for Professional Medical Development at Faculty of Medicine at the Macau University of Science and Technology)

    Sir Billy Chan

    Director, the Center for Professional Medical Development at Faculty of Medicine at the Macau University of Science and Technology

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  • Robert Chu (Managing Director, FedEx China)

    Robert Chu

    Managing Director, FedEx China

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  • Christopher Cottrell (Editor-in-Chief, South China Sea Macau Ltd, Macao, China)

    Christopher Cottrell

    Editor-in-Chief, South China Sea Macau Ltd, Macao, China

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  • Professor Manson Fok (Founding Dean, Faculty of Medicine at the Macau University of Science and Technology)

    Professor Manson Fok

    Founding Dean, Faculty of Medicine at the Macau University of Science and Technology

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  • Dr. David T. Hon (CEO, Dahon North America, Inc.)

    Dr. David T. Hon

    CEO, Dahon North America, Inc.

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  • James Kim (Chairman & CEO, AMCHAM Korea)

    James Kim

    Chairman & CEO, AMCHAM Korea

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  • Thomas Podgurski (Group Director, Royal Service Air-Conditioning)

    Thomas Podgurski

    Group Director, Royal Service Air-Conditioning

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  • Thomas J. Pohl (Director - Finance & Accounting, P&G)

    Thomas J. Pohl

    Director - Finance & Accounting, P&G

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  • Joe Rocha III (Managing Director, GreenPro Capital)

    Joe Rocha III

    Managing Director, GreenPro Capital

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  • Tim Shaver (Club Manager, Harbour Plaza Golf Club, Dongguan)

    Tim Shaver

    Club Manager, Harbour Plaza Golf Club, Dongguan

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  • Tim Wen (CEO of Allway Group USA)

    Tim Wen

    CEO of Allway Group USA

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  • Dr. Joe Zhou (Managing Director, Valuation Advisory Services, Duff & Phelps)

    Dr. Joe Zhou

    Managing Director, Valuation Advisory Services, Duff & Phelps

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