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The European Union Chamber of Commerce in China Women Network:
Learn, Connect, and Grow

Created in October 2019, The European Union Chamber of Commerce in China (EUCCC) Women Network supports the professional and personal development of women among Foreign Invested Enterprises (FIEs) operating in Tianjin and China. As a network, it enhances your opportunities to attract, inspire, develop and retain high-performing female employees.
The Network offers a variety of programs and events to women employed by FIEs, including sharing experiences, best practices, and knowledge of successful women role models.
Now accepting applications!

  • 2020-08-07 | 00:00 - 00:00
  • European Chamber Tianjin Chapter

The European Chamber ICT WG and Cyber-security Sub-working is delighted to jointly host a meeting with the Sino-German Company Working Group Industrie 4.0 and Intelligent Manufacturing (AGU) to discuss the business impacts and technical challenges brought by the newly drafted Data Security Law.

  • 2020-08-06 | 10:00 - 11:35
  • Zoom and Shanghai Office
Members only

The European Chamber Logistics Working Group is pleased to invite you to a working group meeting with Ms. Cinzia Pasquale, founder of 4SUCCESS2EU, and Mr. Alexio Picco, managing director of Circle Group, to discuss on the EU's response to COVID-19 in sustainable, green and inclusive connectivity.

  • 2020-08-06 | 16:00 - 17:30
  • Either offline attendance in the Chamber's office or online through Zoom
Members only

In a much-anticipated announcement, the National People's Congress released for public consultation on 3rd July the second draft amendments to the Patent Law. Significant changes include the introduction of a Patent Linkage system and a Supplemental Protection Period. These issues have long been discussed but there had been no further information released since the Supplemental Protection Period had been included in the previous draft on 4th January 2019.

The draft amendments to the Patent Law are open for public opinion until 16th August 2020. If you would like to send in comments through the chamber, please kindly submit your comments to sthe@europeanchamber.com.cn by 7th August.

The European Chamber is delighted to invite Ms Katherine Wang, Partner of Ropes & Gray life science group, to provide our members with a brief introduction on the second draft amendments of the Patent Law, with a focus on measures especially related to the pharmaceutical sectors.

  • 2020-07-30 | 11:30 - 13:00
  • Zoom online meeting
Members only

The Investment Working Group is pleased to invite you to the meeting “Riding the Wave: Navigating Investment Opportunities in Industry 4.0 Transformation in China”, which is taking place on July 28th, 16:00-17:00 (China time), both online (via Zoom) and on-site at the European Chamber’s Shanghai and Beijing offices.

  • 2020-07-28 | 16:00 - 17:00
  • European Chamber Shanghai Office, European Chamber Beijing Office, Zoom
Members only

Pharmaceutical Working Group Meeting: Presentation on the Understanding and Reflection of National Health Insurance Negotiation (Chinese language only) 关于国家医保谈判的认识和思考 (中文会议)

  • 2020-07-22 | 09:30 - 11:00
  • European Chamber Shanghai Office
Members only

On 1st June the long-expected Civil Code is published at the third session of the 13th National People's Congress. The new code is an amalgamation of existing civil laws and sprawls across seven chapters and 1,260 articles. It is the first time the People’s Republic of China has codified its legal system.

The Civil Code will take effect on 1 January 2021, and when it takes effect, it will abolish, among other laws, the General Provisions of the PRC Civil Law, the PRC Marriage Law, the PRC Guarantee Law, the PRC Contract Law, the PRC Property Law and the PRC Tort Liability Law.

The European Chamber is delighted to announce its series of upcoming working group meetings and events on the Civil Code. Starting off, we are pleased to invite Mr Feng Jing who will introduce our member changes regarding the Contract Law which may dramatically impact a company’s daily operation.

  • 2020-07-21 | 15:00 - 16:30
  • European Chamber Shanghai Office
Members only
17
Jul
Shanghai > Working Group Meeting

[Chinese Language Session Only] Export Control Law (Second Draft)

On 3rd July, the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress (NPCSC) initiated the public consultation on the Export Control Law (Second Draft), which represents the beginning of a new regulatory regime in China. What is the difference between the first draft and the second one? What does it mean to European business in China? How could we navigate the current legislative and administrative framework?

The Legal and Competition Working Group is delighted to invite you to our next working group meeting with Mr REN Qing, Partner of Global Law Office.

  • 2020-07-17 | 10:00 - 11:30
  • Online (ZOOM) & Onsite (Shanghai Chamber Office)
Members only
15
Jul
Shanghai > Working Group Meeting

The Future of Data Centres in China: A Changing Environment

The COVID-19 crisis has given a boost to the use of online platforms such as Zoom, online gaming and other online expressions which has underpinned tendencies that were already in place. This has further consolidated the importance of data centres in the current times. The European Chamber is delighted to invite you to a Joint Working Group meeting held between the Construction and ICT working groups on the topic of the future of Data Centres and the new developments under the New Infrastructure Plan, giving a Market, Policy and Construction Analysis.
Register here online or email Ms. Yiran Chen at intern008@europeanchamber.com.cn before Tuesday, 14 July, COB. For Shanghai, you can either attend the event offline at the office or online through Zoom.You will receive a confirmation email containing the link to join the meeting via Zoom after registration closes. If you do wish to attend offline, send an email to intern008@europeanchamber.com.cn stating so before registration closes.

  • 2020-07-15 | 10:00 - 11:30
  • Either offline attendance in the Chamber's office or online through Zoom
Members only

The Human Resources Working Group is pleased to invite you to the meeting “Under Pressure: Six Legal-Proof Measures to Reduce Labor Costs”, which is taking place on July 14th, 10:30am-11:30am, both online (via Zoom) and onsite at the European Chamber’s Shanghai office.

  • 2020-07-14 | 10:30 - 11:30
  • European Chamber Shanghai Office, Zoom
Members only