Event Report: White Paper Release Ceremony
May 22, 2013 – AmCham Southwest hosted its annual White Paper Release celebration at the Millennium Hotel. The event commemorated the finished product of the 2013 White Paper. Special guests flew in from Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong, and Singapore to attend and present their analyses on China’s business environment.
The keynote speaker, Brian Jackson, Policy Analyst of AmCham China, gave an overview of this year’s White Paper and presented some of its key points, such as AmCham’s priority recommendations. AmCham China annually coordinates a DC Outreach delegation to discuss the state of US business in China with members of congress. The White Paper is an integral part of the DC Outreach and is widely distributed at conferences and to members of congress.
Presentations were given by the following representatives:
Human Resources: Elaine Sia, National Sales & Marketing Director. ManpowerGroup China
Commercial Real Estate: Frank Ma, Head of Research. Jones Lang LaSalle West China.
Pharmaceutical Industry: Janet Wang, HR and Administrative ManagerKanghong Sagent Pharmaceutical.
Foreign Banking: Richard Rang, Branch Manager. Citigroup Chengdu.
Hospitality: William Hall, General Manager. Crowne Plaza City Center Chengdu.
Manufacturing: Jolly Ma, General Manager. Measurement Specialties, Chengdu.
Logistics: Eli Sweet, Vice Chairman. AmCham Southwest.
Entertainment for the evening was provided by Sino Stage’s modern dance and singing group. The Millennium Hotel provided a gourmet buffet featuring international fare and hosted the event in their grand ballroom.
The Powerpoint (PPT) presentation is available for download above.