2019 China-California Business Forum

About this Event

"California was the #1 recipient of foreign direct investment from China, totaling more than $16 Billion in 2017. We are also home to a vibrant Chinese American community. This forum will build on our strong business and cultural ties, strengthen our international partnerships, and grow our economy. "

——Eleni Kounalakis | Lt. Governor of California

The 2019 China-California Business Forum will be attended by Chinese business delegates from nine provinces and municipalities: Guangdong, Jiangsu, Shandong, Hebei, Inner Mongolia, Shanghai, Chongqing, Sichuan and Hubei. Local attendees can expect to:

  • Meet senior Chinese investment and trade delegates from and throughout China
  • Learn about trends and opportunities in cross-border business directly from top practitioners
  • Connect with valuable business and strategic resources to help you define and execute your go to market China strategy
  • Get involved with ongoing California-China business development activities and initiatives

Agenda(subject to change):

08:00-09:00 Registration, Continental Breakfast

09:00-10:00 Opening Ceremony

10:10-11:15 Breakouts Sessions

  • Clean-tech
  • Advanced Manufacturing

11:25-12:25 Business Networking

12:35-14:05 Lunch Plenary

14:15-15:20 Breakouts Sessions

  • E-Commerce
  • Innovation Cooperation

15:30-16:30 Business Networking

16:40-17:45 Plenary

  • To seize the opportunities of China-CA cooperation

17:45-18:45 Closing Reception

In addition, the Forum will provide a mobile networking App from JUJAMA , with which local CA businesses can engage with Chinese delegates in one-on-one online matchmaking. The download link and a password for the App will be sent to your email inbox on 4/30/2019. Registered attendees will have access to information about all participants and can communicate with them at & even before the forum.