As one of the most influential chambers, the European Chamber works as the independent voice of European business in China, with more than 1,800 members nationwide.

The European Chamber Shanghai Chapter is providing a very unique opportunity for university students to get closer to the Chamber and to know more about its functions and work. You'll have the chance to see how our group is operating in every day work and even get an internship to be part of us! Managers from departments will introduce functions of each section, to show you how they carry out team work in synergy.

Come to our Open Day on 14th January! Listen to departments' introductions, talk to our staff and alumni, enjoy "happy hour" snacks, and receive special souvenirs!

  • 2022-01-14 | 16:00 - 18:00
  • European Chamber Shanghai Office
Shanghai > Working Group Meeting

[Online HR Working Group Meeting] HR Trends Outlook for 2022

At this working group meeting, Mr Gabor Holch, Founder & General Manager, Campanile Management Consulting will walk through important HR trends in the coming year and how companies and employees should best take action across all industries. Followed by an interactive dialogue including Ms Ellen Wang, Head of HR, Würth (China) Holding Co. who will give her take and share additional expertise on what is to come for HR.

  • 2021-12-13 | 15:00 - 16:15
  • Online - Zoom Platform
Members only

Over the past two years, companies in South China have been dealt a series of hardships stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic that has put additional pressure on them. Travel policies may be seen as the most challenging obstacle to tackle for businesses as it grows increasingly difficult to not only return key employees from abroad, but, more importantly, attract talent to move to South China.

  • 2021-12-02 | 14:00 - 17:30
  • 3rd floor, The Westin Pazhou

The European Chamber is pleased to invite you to our next Education Roundtable “The Future of International Education in China”, which is taking place on 18th November 10:00-11:00, fully in-person at the European Chamber’s Shanghai Office.

  • 2021-11-18 | 10:00 - 11:00
  • European Chamber Shanghai Office
Members only

The Personal Information Protection Law (PIPL) has come into effect on 1st November, 2021. This law affects every company and every industry’s handling of employee data including the collection, storage, and use of information. Similar to Europe’s GDPR, it brings about many questions and challenges for HR leaders in China looking to be compliant with this new regulation.

At this working group meeting, Ms Isabelle Hajjar, Head of Compliance - Cybersecurity & Data Privacy, TekID will examine key considerations for HR leaders from a cybersecurity perspective and Ms Jeanette Yu, Partner, CMS will share her expertise from a legal standpoint.

  • 2021-11-17 | 16:00 - 17:15
  • European Chamber Shanghai Office and Online Zoom
Members only

The Shanghai Chapter of the European Chamber is pleased to invite you to the next HRD Roundtable “HR Challenges in China: Retention, Decrease in Foreign Talent, Compliance and Legal Risks”, which is taking place on 16th November at 10am at our Shanghai Office.

  • 2021-11-16 | 10:00 - 11:15
  • European Chamber Shanghai Office and Online Zoom
Members only

The Human Resources Working Group is pleased to invite you to the meeting “Winning Inclusion: The Business Case for Hiring People with Disabilities”, which is taking place on September 10th, 03:00pm-05:00pm, both on-site at the European Chamber’s Shanghai office and online (via Zoom).

  • 2021-09-10 | 15:00 - 17:00
  • European Chamber Shanghai Office
Members only

The ultimate goal of the Working Group Insight Session is to bring together the European Chamber members in Shanghai, and the local and national Chinese communities through the introduction and discussion.

We are pleased to invite you to this Finance and Taxation + Human Resource Working Group Insights event taking place Thursday 2nd September 2021 at 3:30pm at our Shanghai Office. In this event, the Finance and Taxation + Human Resource Working Group will introduce you who we are and what we are planning to do at this platform.

  • 2021-09-02 | 16:00 - 17:30
  • European Chamber Shanghai Office

The European Chamber provides a leadership development platform through the Cross-Industry Mentor Initiative (CIMI) and encourages potential future female leaders to step up to the C-suite level. As part of the CIMI, we will organise a series of activities and invite speakers from different sectors to tell their stories and share their experiences in leadership.

On 31st August, we are delighted to host a webinar highlighting the careers and experiences of three female leaders in technology sectors to inspire young professionals in our community.

  • 2021-08-31 | 16:00 - 17:45
  • European Chamber Office Beijing, 4th Floor, Room C405 / Online via Zoom

The current global pandemic has fundamentally impacted immigration and other policies worldwide, limiting mobility across the world. China continues to restrict most foreign immigration entering the country, having grave impact to many aspects of foreign companies and individuals in China. Policies are continuously updating and it is essential to track changes in travel and immigration announcements including key drivers, themes and political, economic and cultural factors that influence.

  • 2021-08-04 | 15:00 - 16:15
  • Online and European Chamber Shanghai Office, Unit 2204