Beautiful Beijing seminar - How to increase business in China?
How to increase your business in China – Beautiful Beijing business seminar.
Date: Thursday 11 February, 2016
Time: 8.30-16.00 + networking until 18:00
Venue: Säätytalo, The House of the Estates, Snellmaninkatu 9-11, 00170 Helsinki
8.45 - 9.15 Coffee and registration
9.15 – 9.30 Welcoming words, Markus Suomi, President and CEO, Finpro
9.30 - 9.45 Opening Words, Jari Gustafsson, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Employment and the Economy
9.45 - 10.15 Working Closely Together for Greater Win-Win Cooperation. H.E. Ambassador YU Qingtai, The Embassy of the People's Republic of China in Finland
10.15 - 10.45 Business Entry Strategy to Chinese Market. Matti Nojonen, Professor, Chinese culture and society, University of Lapland, Faculty of Law
10.45 - 11.15 The Economic Situation in China. Jouko Rautava, Advisor, Bank of Finland, Institute of Economics in Transition (BOFIT)
11.15 - 11.45 How can I benefit from using the Chinese yuan? Henri Malvet, Nordea Bank of Finland Ltd, VP, Emerging Markets Business Coordinator
11.45-12.00 Beautiful Beijing; Irma Ylikangas, Senior Program Manager
12.00 - 12.30 Team Finland services in China; Kimmo Siira, Beautiful Beijing, Director China Actions; Marko Vänskä, General Manager, Invest in Finland; Kristal Li, FinChi, Business Development Director; and Tekes; Markku Lämsä, Senior Advisor.
12.15 - 13.30 Lunch & networking
13.30 - 15.30 Challenges and Success Stories from China
Lifa Air International Ltd, Vesa Mäkipää, Chairman of the Board
Halton, Mika Halttunen, Chairman of the Board
Switch, Dag Sandås, CFO
Greenstream Network Oy, Jussi Nykänen, CEO
Molok, Hannu Jokinen, CEO
15.30 - 16.00 Wrap-up and conclusion, Mika Finska, Director of Beautiful Beijing
16.00 - 18.00 Networking and snacks, Chinese culture performance
The seminar is free of charge.