Upcoming Events

It’s Performance Evaluation Time! As we approach the beginning of the Chinese New Year, companies with a performance evaluation process in place will launch into the annual performance review. The European Chamber is delighted to welcome Miriam Wickertsheim, General Manager at Direct HR, and Sebastian Lillo, Vice President at DOOR International, and Cyrille Jégu, Managing Director and Master Trainer at ThrivinAsia, to share with participants their experience in conducing successful performance evaluations and cultivating a culture of accountability.

  • 2018-01-25 | 09:00 - 12:00
  • European Chamber Shanghai Office, Unit 2204

China’s amended Anti-Unfair Competition Law (AUCL) comes into force on January 1, 2018. This is the first major amendment since its implementation in 1993, and indicates that China’s anti-corruption campaign will continue to escalate.
The European Chamber is pleased to invite you to a session on the Anti-Unfair Competition Law’s commercial bribery provisions.

  • 2018-01-25 | 15:00 - 17:00
  • European Chamber Shanghai Office, Unit 2204

The European Chamber is delighted to welcome Dr Eveline Goodman-Hedtke (PhD. Psychology & PhD Neuroscience) as the host of an interactive and energising afternoon of cutting edge business and brain science. We have invited five leading business executives for an invigorating panel discussion: Jiangbing (James) Wang (CEO, KUKA Systems China), Arnim Rohns (General Manager China, imat-uve), Weiguo Wang (Vice President, Siemens China), and Jonathan Yan (Chairman, JW & Associates).

  • 2018-01-30 | 16:00 - 17:30
  • European Chamber Shanghai Office, Unit 2204

The European Chamber is delighted to invite Richard Brubaker, founder of Collective Responsibility, to speak about their recent research on Shanghai's informal waste system and how they work with individuals and companies on waste reduction.

  • 2018-01-31 | 12:00 - 14:00
  • European Union Chamber of Commerce in China, Shanghai Office, Unit 2204

The European Chamber is glad to invite you to an introductory seminar on the new dividends withholding tax deferral that will take place on Thursday, 1st February, 9:00-10:30 in the European Chamber Shanghai office.

On 28 December 2017, the Ministry of Finance, the State Administration of Taxation (SAT), the National Development and Reform Commission and the Ministry of Commerce jointly released Cai Shui [2017] No. 88 ("Notice 88"). Notice 88 allows a non-resident enterprise to defer payment of tax on dividends derived from a Chinese enterprise if, among other things, the non-resident enterprise directly reinvests the dividends into industries “encouraged” by the Chinese government.

  • 2018-02-01 | 09:00 - 10:30
  • European Chamber Shanghai Office

The European Chamber is delighted to welcome you to a Factory tour to Henkel's Dragon Plant, the world's largest adhesives factory. The factory, which has been dubbed the “Dragon Plant” at Henkel, comprises 150,000 square meters of space and is now the central production site for industrial adhesives in China and the Asia-Pacific region.

  • 2018-02-28 | 08:15 - 12:45
  • European Chamber Shanghai Office, Unit 2204

The European Chamber is delighted to welcome you to a Factory tour to KUKA Robotics (Songjiang District). During the visit, Mr. James Wang, CEO of KUKA Systems (China) Co., Ltd. and Mr. Andy Wen, CEO of KUKA Robotics (China) Co., Ltd., will take you around the manufacturing plant and will speak about Manufacturing Robots.

  • 2018-03-06 | 08:15 - 12:45
  • Meeting point: European Chamber Shanghai Office

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?

  • 2018-03-07 | 16:00 - 18:00
  • European Chamber Shanghai Office, Unit 2204

At the European Chamber’s Corporate Venture Capital Conference 2018, managers of CVC funds, advisers and academics will talk about what makes a CVC unit successful, what deals these units are looking at in their respective sectors – information technology and life sciences, among others – and what they think about this sector’s potential in China.

  • 2018-03-20 | 14:00 - 18:25
  • The Westin Bund Center Shanghai

Employees who think entrepreneurially and understand the financial relations and value streams within a manufacturing enterprise, are the basis for long-term success of a company.

  • 2018-03-21 | 09:00 - 17:30
  • European Chamber, Shanghai Office