British Chamber of Commerce Guangdong

The British Chamber of Commerce Guangdong (BritCham) is an membership based organisation in China, helping members with business development through events, networking, introductions and referrals.
Established in 1996, BritCham is one of the most active and influential Chambers in the PRD and has offices in both Guangzhou and Shenzhen, with the ability to serve our members across the
PRD.

Our membership network is comprised of companies operating in a wide range of sectors and industries, including Education, Hospitality, Finance, Hi-tech, Manufacturing, Healthcare and etc. Up to today, BritCham has over 200 members and is growing.

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Event Details

The British Chamber of Commerce Guangdong is hosting GBA Technology & Innovation Summit 2021 event, which is to be held at Renaissance Shenzhen Bay Hotel on 26 August. This will be a perfect opportunity to hear from key industry experts on their insights in a range of technology related industries and sectors.


The Greater Bay Area Summit is one of the British Chamber of Commerce Guangdong's (BritCham Guangdong) flagship events. The event has been held for the past two years in Guangzhou, invited over ten speakers for sharing their insights and welcomed over 100 guests each event, co-branding with media partners with more than 300,000 online and offline exposures.


Through this summit, BritCham Guangdong will establish a platform for tech-related industry members, investors, governments, and so forth in the GBA (i) to hear from key industry professionals on their predictions and outlook for the year ahead across a range of industries and sectors, (ii) to add value to you and your business and to better inform business planning decisions and (iii) to increase awareness amongst our members and business community via sharing insights and predictions.



Event Highlights:


  • A gathering of well-known and pioneering brands from China and overseas, gain useful advice from experts and business representatives for better business planning decisions


  • Focus on real networking among startups, enterprises, government and other tech-related organisation; break the barriers between start-ups and other large and medium-sized enterprises through crossover networking, making this event an international technology and innovation gathering in the GBA


  • Hear from industrial experts who will share insights on technology related industries, provide relevant information for investors who wish to invest or co-invest in the field of technology and innovation involving China and the UK


  • Opportunities to connect with 12 outstanding speakers, linking 150+ Chinese and foreign corporate executives


  • Participants come from 10+ industries such as technology, education, consulting, real estate, finance, law and so forth, opportunities to share your predictions and views on industries in GBA during networking and media exposure



Event Informtaion:



Date & Time: 13:00-17:30, Thursday, 26 August, 2021


Venue: Renaissance Shenzhen Bay Hotel (No. 18 Keji South Road, Nanshan District, Shenzhen)


Form: Keynote Speeches & Panel Discussion & Roadshow


Participants: 150+ VIPs from Government, Fortune 500 Companies, UK & Local SME Startups


Language: English and Chinese (Simultaneous Interpretation Provided)


Dress Code: Business Casual




Event Agenda:



13:00 - 14:00 Registration & Networking

14:00 - 14:15 Opening & Welcome Speeches

14:15 - 15:15 Keynote Speeches

15:15 - 15:35 Tea Break

15:35 - 16:35 Panel Discussion & Q&A

16:35 - 16:55 Roadshow

16:55 - 17:30 Networking

17:30 Event Ends


*The agenda may be subject to change

Agenda

August 26, 2021

*The agenda may be subject to change

1:00 PM
Registration & Networking
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Opening & Welcome Speeches
Jeremy Sargent OBE (Chairman, British Chamber of Commerce Guangdong)
2:15 PM - 3:15 PM
Keynote Speeches
Joseph Smith (Founder, TrueAI Systems Former Vice President of Global Business Transformation, Huawei)
Wing Fong (Head of Technology and Life Science of Southern China Region; Capital Market Group Partner of KPMG China)
Huiyu Li (Director of Business Development, Zhixin International School; Former Co-Founder and Head of Curriculum Design of CodeMonkey, TAL; Former Strategy Analysis at Bytedance)
Musheer Ahmed (Founder, Finstep Asia; Co-Founder, Fintech Association of Hong Kong; Co-Founder, Virtual Fintech Fair)
3:15 PM - 3:35 PM
Tea Break
3:35 PM - 4:35 PM
Panel Discussion & Q&A
Sherry Pan (Head of Technology (China) at Department for International Trade)
Dr. Penny Chen (Associate Professor in Innovation and Enterprise, University of Central Lancashire; General Manager, UCLan Technology (Shenzhen) Ltd.; Founder of UCLan Online; Member of 2021 University of Cambridge Impluse Programme)
Ivy Liang (Director of Gowling WLG LLP (UK))
Duncan Harrison (Executive Director - Head of Asia, Hamlyn Williams)
Penn Zhao (IT Risk and Control Manager, Fortune 500 International Bank)
4:35 PM - 4:55 PM
Roadshow
Haibin Li (Founder & CEO, Anlan Technology; Member of Shenzhen FinTech Association)
Gareth Christian-Lim (Founder & CEO, Recii)
Dr. Keith Tsui (CEO & Co-Founder, Medwise AI Ltd)
Leigh Purnell (Founder & CEO, Petalite Limited)
4:55 PM - 5:30 PM
Networking

Speakers & Panelists

Jeremy Sargent OBE (Chairman, British Chamber of Commerce Guangdong)

Jeremy Sargent OBE

Chairman, British Chamber of Commerce Guangdong

Joseph Smith (Founder, TrueAI Systems Former Vice President of Global Business Transformation, Huawei)

Joseph Smith

Founder, TrueAI Systems Former Vice President of Global Business Transformation, Huawei

Musheer Ahmed (Founder, Finstep Asia; Co-Founder, Fintech Association of Hong Kong; Co-Founder, Virtual Fintech Fair)

Musheer Ahmed

Founder, Finstep Asia; Co-Founder, Fintech Association of Hong Kong; Co-Founder, Virtual Fintech Fair

Wing Fong (Head of Technology and Life Science of Southern China Region; Capital Market Group Partner of KPMG China)

Wing Fong

Head of Technology and Life Science of Southern China Region; Capital Market Group Partner of KPMG China

Huiyu Li (Director of Business Development, Zhixin International School; Former Co-Founder and Head of Curriculum Design of CodeMonkey, TAL; Former Strategy Analysis at Bytedance)

Huiyu Li

Director of Business Development, Zhixin International School; Former Co-Founder and Head of Curriculum Design of CodeMonkey, TAL; Former Strategy Analysis at Bytedance

Sherry Pan (Head of Technology (China) at Department for International Trade)

Sherry Pan

Head of Technology (China) at Department for International Trade

Dr. Penny Chen (Associate Professor in Innovation and Enterprise, University of Central Lancashire; General Manager, UCLan Technology (Shenzhen) Ltd.; Founder of UCLan Online; Member of 2021 University of Cambridge Impluse Programme)

Dr. Penny Chen

Associate Professor in Innovation and Enterprise, University of Central Lancashire; General Manager, UCLan Technology (Shenzhen) Ltd.; Founder of UCLan Online; Member of 2021 University of Cambridge Impluse Programme

Ivy Liang (Director of Gowling WLG LLP (UK))

Ivy Liang

Director of Gowling WLG LLP (UK)

Duncan Harrison (Executive Director - Head of Asia, Hamlyn Williams)

Duncan Harrison

Executive Director - Head of Asia, Hamlyn Williams

Haibin Li (Founder & CEO, Anlan Technology; Member of Shenzhen FinTech Association)

Haibin Li

Founder & CEO, Anlan Technology; Member of Shenzhen FinTech Association

Dr. Keith Tsui (CEO & Co-Founder, Medwise AI Ltd)

Dr. Keith Tsui

CEO & Co-Founder, Medwise AI Ltd

Gareth Christian-Lim (Founder & CEO, Recii)

Gareth Christian-Lim

Founder & CEO, Recii

Leigh Purnell (Founder & CEO, Petalite Limited)

Leigh Purnell

Founder & CEO, Petalite Limited

Penn Zhao (IT Risk and Control Manager, Fortune 500 International Bank)

Penn Zhao

IT Risk and Control Manager, Fortune 500 International Bank

Sponsors and Partners

Member

For BritCham GD members ONLY!
Due to the limited seats, priority will be given to guests from technology & innovation related industries.

Standard PriceFree

Non-Member

Due to the limited seats, priority will be given to guests from technology & innovation related industries.

Standard PriceRMB 288

Venue

Venue

Renaissance Shenzhen Bay Hotel
No. 18 Keji South Road, Nanshan District, Shenzhen
ShenzhenGuangdong, China

Contact us

For additional event or venue information, please email christy.leung@britchamgd.comYou can also reach us at +86 2083315013 ext. 607

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