Agenda

  



Day 1 Qingdao : Friday, 18th September 2020


Following events are by invitation only. 

15:00
One Belt One Road: New model for Sino-Europe-Africa corporation
17:00SIEF Governing Council meeting
18:30Welcome dinner by Tsingtao Brewery

Venue: Qingdao International Conference Centre Ocean Banquet Hall
Day 2 Qingdao : Saturday, 19th September 2020


09:00-17:00Main Forum

Venue: Qingdao International Conference Centre Huanghe Hall
09:00–09:05
Promotional video screening
09:05-09:10Introduction by master of ceremonies

Moderator:

  • Gloria Ai
09:10–09:15

Welcome address

Speaker:

  • Meng Fanli, Deputy Secretary, Qingdao Municipal Party Committee; Mayor of Qingdao
09:15–09:25
Chairman's welcome

Speaker:

  • Long Yongtu, Co-Chairman, SIEF
09:25–09:35
Chairman's welcome (video)

Speaker:

  • Jean-Pierre Raffarin, Former Prime Minister of the French Government; Special Envoy of the French President for China; Co-chairman, SIEF
09:35–09:50
Special address

Speaker:

  • Wang Qingxian, Member of the Standing Committee of Shandong Provincial Party Committee; Secretary of Qingdao Municipal Party Committee
09:50–10:50
Keynotes

Digital economy facilitates high-quality economic development

Speaker:

  • Ma Jiantang, Secretary of the Leading Party Members’Group of the Development Research Centre of the State Council (DRC)

Accelerate“dual circulation” growth through cross-border investments

Speaker:

  • Qi Bin, Member of Party Committee, Deputy General Manager and Executive Vice-President, China Investment Corporation

Accelerating economic development through New Infrastructure

Speaker:

  • Wang Jianzhou, Former Chairman, China Mobile; Senior Advisor, GSMA

To integrate, optimize, upgrade and develop the global value chain under the new normal

Speaker:

  • Dr Jonathan Koon-shum Choi, Standing Committee Member of the National Committee of CPPCC of the PRC; Chairman, Hong Kong Chinese General Chamber of Commerce; Chairman, Guangdong-HK-Macao Bay Area Entrepreneurs Union; Chairman, Sunwah Group

Driving growth through innovation

Speaker:

  • Huang Kexing, Chairman, Tsingtao Brewery Company Limited
10:50–11:00
Signing ceremony

  • Launch of the Sino-European Innovation Cooperation Fund 
  • Appointment of new SIEF constituents
  • Sino-international cooperation projects
11:00–11:10
Keynote

Build a modern service industry, create a new peak for cooperation

Speaker:

  • Zhao Yan, Secretary of Party Committee of Shinan District Qingdao
11:10-11:35Special address from SIEF Governing Council Members

Speakers:

  • Pansy Ho (video), Vice Chairman and Secretary-General, Global Tourism Economy Forum; Group Executive Chairman and Managing Director, Shun Tak Holdings; President, MGM China Holdings; Governing Council Member, SIEF
  • Zhao Yan, Chairman, Bloomage International Investment Group; Chairman, Bloomage BioTechnology; Governing Council Member, SIEF
11:35-12:35Cross-border investments: a new frontier for growth

Keynotes

Speakers:

  • Gao Jian, Senior Economist; Founder of China’s debt capital market; Former Executive Vice Governor, China Development Bank
  • Lu Hongjun, Dean of Shanghai Institute of International Finance; Founder and Chairman, International Financial Center Association; PhD Supervisor, University of Science and Technology of China

Panel discussion

Moderator:

  • John Liu, Managing Director and Senior Partner, China Equity Group

Panellists:

  • Guo Shaoquan, President, Bank of Qingdao
  • Said Adren, General Manager and Chief Representative, BMCE Bank China
  • Eddie Chen, Managing Director and Head of Aisa Pacific Region, EURAZEO
  • Yang Shoubin, Founder, Spright Industrial Capital Group
  • Doruk Keser, Chief Representative of Shanghai Representative Office, Turkey İşbank
12:40-14:00Lunch
14:00-14:10International greetings

  • José Luis Martínez Almeida, Mayor of Madrid, Spain
  • Philippe Donnet, Managing Director and Group Chief Executive Officer, Generali Group
14:10–15:30
Panel discussion: Technology, a new frontier for economic recovery and growth

Moderator:

  • Alfred Che, Vice-President, Danfoss China

Panellists:

  • Zhu Xiaosong, International President, Lianlian Digital Technology Co., Ltd
  • Xu Xun, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Scientist, BGI Group
  • Leng Yan, Executive Vice-President, Daimler Greater China
  • Tian Feng, Dean of Sensetime Artificial Intelligence Industry Research Institute; Assistant Dean of Shanghai Artificial Intelligence Research Institute; Former Founding Dean of Alibaba Cloud Research Institute
  • Wang Yaokun, Vice-President, ThyssenKrupp (China) Investment Co., Ltd
  • Adnan Ezzarhouni, General Manager, Gaztransport & Technigaz
  • Chen Liyang, Vice-President, Xinyuan Group; President, Xinchuang Tech
15:30–16:00
Reimagining global partnerships

Speakers:

  • Long Yongtu, Co-Chairman, SIEF
  • Rt Hon Gordon Brown, Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom; UN Special Envoy for Global Education
16:00–17:00
Panel discussion: New era for China-Europe trade

Moderator:

  • Tony Dong, China Coordinator, SIEF

Panellists:

  • Liu Ran, Vice-President of Public Affairs, Mastercard Greater China
  • Zhang Shuangdi, Chairman, Qingdao West Coast Bonded Logistics Center
  • Zhang Hang, Vice-President, Hiking Group; Chairman, Shangdong Hiking International Co., Ltd
14:00-17:00Concurrent breakout session

Venue: Qingdao International Conference Centre Anren Hall
14:00–15:30
Opening up: Qingdao to deepen International Cooperation
15:30-17:00Healthcare tourism
13:30-16:15Private roundtable meetings (online)

Venue: Qingdao International Conference Centre Room 208
13:30-14:45Wealth management solutions for Chinese entrepreneurs

Moderator:

  • Jack Huo, Executive Director and Chief Representative in Australia, SIEF
15:00-16:15Future of health care in China

Moderator:

  • Jack Huo, Executive Director and Chief Representative in Australia, SIEF
EveningGala dinner

Venue: Qingdao Haitian Theatre Hotel Rose Hall
Day 3 Qingdao : Sunday, 20th September 2020


Company visits (by invitation only)

Group 1
West Coast & Mayor roundtable meeting
Group 2
Qingdao Planning Exhibition Hall
Group 3Qingdao National High-tech Industrial Development Zone