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CEA China-California Investment Forum

CEA China-California Investment Forum

Chinese Enterprise Association Inc
Tuesday, September 29, 2015 from 2:00 PM to 7:00 PM (PDT)
Redwood City, CA

Chinese Enterprise Association Inc. (CEA) and China General Chamber of Commerce USA (CGCC) are pleased to invite you to attend this year’s China-California Investment Forum at Sofitel Hotel in Redwood City.

CEA was founded in 1997 to assist Chinese companies doing business in Northern California. In 2005, CGCC, a federation of Chinese chambers of commerce in the United States, was established. CEA then joined CGCC and became its Northern California chapter. Today, CEA has over 200 members in Northern California and CGCC represents nearly 2,000 Chinese companies in the US, whose parent companies are all incorporated in China.

2:00pm: Registration

2:30pm: Opening Remarks {Xiang Xia, Commercial Counselor of Chinese Consulate San Francisco | Ben Chen, President of Chinese Enterprise Association}

2:45pm: Keynote Speech: “The Internet of Things ecosystem: Unlocking the business value of connected devices” {John Hagel, Author, Co-chairman for Center for the Edge, Deloitte LLP}

3:05pm: Panel Discussion: “IOT’s profound impact in our daily life” {Michael Wei, Director of Futurewei Technology | Andrew Hunter, Director of Broadcom | Jeffrey Gao, Director of CISCO |Moderator by Bruce Pickering, Executive Director of Asia Society Northern California }

3:45pm: Break

4:00pm: Keynote Speech: “Will China’s investment to the US be sustainable in the future” {Dong Yuan, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Markets Officer of Bank of China USA}

4:30pm: Panel Discussion: “IOT’s future applications” {Moderated by Del Christensen, Executive Director of Bay Area Council}

5:10pm: Closing Remarks {Linquan Luo, Consul General of Chinese Consulate San Francisco}

5:20pm: Founding Ceremony of CEA’s High Tech Committee and Finance Committee

5:30pm: Hors D’oeuvres Reception at Pool Side


*This event is jointly promoted by Asia Society Northern California, Bay Area Council and Chinese American Semiconductor Professional Association.


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Earlier Event: September 28
Later Event: October 2
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