Upcoming Events

The European Chamber is delighted to welcome Lauri Myllyvirta from Greenpeace, Xie Yanmei from Gavekal Dragonomics and Ether Yin from Trivium/China to explain what has driven this reduction in pollution and assess to what extent lasting systemic changes have taken place. Are local officials likely to return to their old habits or will a stepped-up central inspection campaign lead to continued enforcement (overzealous or otherwise) of this winter's anti-pollution measures?

  • 2018-03-23 | 14:00 - 16:00
  • Kempinski Hotel Beijing Lufthansa Center, 3rd Floor, Hangzhou Room

The European Chamber is delighted to welcome you to discuss with us the likelihood and impact of a trade war, awarding particular focus on what the repercussions would be for China and European nations. Join us on Tuesday, 27th March, to listen to our experts and share your views with them and us.

  • 2018-03-27 | 16:00 - 17:50
  • European Chamber Shanghai Office, Unit 2204

The European Chamber is delighted to welcome Bird & Bird and TekID to share with participants updates in the Cyber Security Law in China.
China lacks a unified data protection law. A large number of provisions governing the processing of personal information have emerged across a range of regulations during the past years.

  • 2018-03-28 | 16:00 - 18:00
  • European Chamber Shanghai Office, Unit 2204

The European Chamber is pleased to invite you to the upcoming workshop on the recently released Horizon 2020 Work Programme 2018-2020 and Guangdong government subsidy policy on 29th March.

  • 2018-03-29 | 09:30 - 11:50
  • Amber Room, 3rd Floor, Four Seasons Hotel Guangzhou

The European Chamber is delighted to welcome Mr. Joerg Wuttke, Chief Representative, BASF China, Mr. Andrew Polk, Co-Founder at Trivium China and Mr. Erlend Erk, Trade Policy Research Manager at China Policy, to share with participants the overview of the outcome of this year's 'Two Sessions', their political and economic implications and what's next for businesses.

  • 2018-03-30 | 09:00 - 12:00
  • Regal International East Asia Hotel, Emerald Room


  • 2018-03-30 | 14:30 - 16:30
  • The Astor Hotel 8th Floor

Recently, as the economic globalization develops in depth, a growing number of overseas companies are dispatching employees to China in order to provide services in areas such as machinery assembling, project management and technical advisory. This phenomenon has raised the China tax authorities' great awareness on tax administration of foreign employees and their employers. In practice, certain companies are found to have some misinterpretation on the China individual income tax impacts brought by foreign employees who come to China to provide services.

  • 2018-04-10 | 17:30 - 20:30
  • Sheraton Changzhou

The European Chamber is delighted to welcome Ms. Miriam Wickertsheim, General Manager at Direct HR Group and Dr. Iris Duchetsmann, Managing Director at DD Law HR Compliance, as they share with us how performance can be measured and what companies have to do when they need to resort to letting employees go.

  • 2018-04-18 | 16:00 - 17:30
  • European Chamber Shanghai Office, Unit 2204

In workplaces where Baby Boomers, Gen Xers and Millennials are required to work cooperatively it is not uncommon to see a 'clash of cultures', as there are clear differences between how the generations approach work, communicate, and perceive their roles. This is where companies need to lead by example and understand how to satisfy the needs and expectations of each generation. The European Chamber is hosting this event to address leading generations in the workplace, spanning all generations to discuss the perceived gaps in work styles and values and potential strategies to overcome them.

  • 2018-04-19 | 15:30 - 17:25
  • The Executive Centre

The European Chamber is delighted to welcome Dr Eveline Goodman-Hedtke, PhD. Psychology & PhD in Neuroscience and Elise Zhu, Brain Coach to share with participants their views on Neuroplasticity. How can one rewire the brain? How can companies and individuals use the plasticity of ones brain to tell a story in a way that has not been told before? Can Neuroscience serve as a tool for personal and professional development?

  • 2018-04-26 | 09:00 - 10:30
  • European Chamber Shanghai Office, Unit 2204