|1/11/2016 18:00-20:00||China Networking Night AmCham Cost: Free Language: English Register here by noon on October 31 Join us for a FREE network night before the HOLIDAY SEASON arrives, learn about AmCham China’s YEAR-END PROGRAMS and have yet another opportunity to MEET THE CANDIDATES running for the AmCham China 2017 Board of Governors. In addition to meeting with the candidates, join us to catch up with old friends and meet new members for a great evening! The event is brought to you by JW Marriot Hotel Beijing and AmCham China. Whether visiting China for business or leisure, guests will find the most luxurious accommodations at the JW Marriott Hotel Beijing. Located in the central business district, the 5-star hotel in Beijing is part of the China Central Place. At this spectacular hotel, enjoy first-class services, spacious accommodations and incredible amenities. When planning a conference or social event, guests couldn’t choose a finer hotel. The JW Marriott hotel Beijing features 1,800 square metres meeting space; professional event planning and catering service will ensure every event successful and unforgettable.||Loong Bar, 2F, JW Marriott 83 Jianguo Lu, China Central Place Chaoyang District 北京市朝阳区华贸中心建国路83号 Beijing, China|
|2/11/2016 14:30-17:00||Culture and Cross-Cultural Communication and Collaboration Danish Chamber Cost: 100 RMB (members) and 200 RMB (non-members) Language: English Please sign up here or by emailing [email protected] All cultural understanding begins with self-understanding. Basic and off-course you might think, but how competent are you actually in explaining what you define as ‘normal and typical’? Which preferences do you have in your global working and communication style and do your colleagues know? Or do you just assume they know? How often do you explore the cultural self-understanding of your international colleague? The DCCC is pleased to invite you to join the next HR workgroup meeting/seminar “Culture and cross-cultural communication and collaboration”. Adidas Soldes In this dynamic and interactive meeting we raise the awareness of your cultural self-understanding and get input on how to use very practical and easy-to-use cultural tools to improve your cross-cultural communication and collaboration. To enlighten us on the topic we have invited two speakers with extensive and practical knowledge of the topic. Annette Dahl is founder and managing director of C3 Consulting with vast experience in cross-cultural training. Hong Jiang has worked 16 years for IFU and will share her personal experience as a native Chinese of working in Denmark and China with Danish companies. About the speakers: Annette Dahl Annette Dahl is the founder and managing director of C3 Consulting, a cross-cultural consultancy helping clients optimize their global communication and collaboration through tailored training solutions. Annette has extensive experience in the field of cross-cultural training and has during the last 10+ years provided training programmes to a wide range of organizations from various sectors. Besides developing C3 Consulting’s training concept, Annette travels all around the globe to deliver cross-cultural training, including global mindset workshops, expat training, global leadership development, Danish and Chinese cultural training, and intercultural executive coaching. Hong Jiang Hong Jiang is native Chinese with immense experience of working in Denmark and China with Danish companies. After studying her master degree in Denmark she returned to China and worked for 16 years in the Investment Fund for Developing Countries Denmark (IFU) in China. Louboutin Pas Cher During the time she worked for IFU, she has engaged in bridge-building between the Danish and Chinese through business development, contract negotiations, communication among executives and directors, solving conflicts, etc. With a Chinese background and solid knowledge of Danish culture and language, she has hands-on experience when it comes to dealing with cultural differences. She holds board positions in many Danish companies in China as well as prominent Danish-Chinese organizations such as the DCCC and the Danish Wind Energy Association China.||Radisson Blu Hotel Beijing 6A East Beisanhuan Road, Chaoyang, Beijing 皇家大饭店 北京朝阳区北三环东路甲6号|
|3/11/2016 18:30-19:45||Personal Legal Issues in China AustCham Cost: 50 RMB (members) and 100 RMB (non-members) To RSVP: [email protected] As China becomes increasingly international, relationships between Chinese people and expats are becoming more common, especially in the first tier cities of Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, and Shenzhen. When marriage and family relationships are established, and property is purchased, these international private affairs can be difficult to handle in cases of difficult-to-solve disputes, and some expats in China may have trouble navigating Chinese laws. Presented by one of the most experienced lawyers in his field, Qi Lianfeng, AustCham invites you to a legal seminar which will cover Marriage Law, Succession Law, and property-related laws. This seminar will also help you understand the possible legal risks you may encounter in China and how to avoid them. The seminar will include, but is not limited to, the following topics: § Whether or not the Chinese law recognizes the validity of marriage registered in other countries; § Chinese law on cohabitation; § Chinese law on marital property; § Chinese law on custody; § Chinese law on inheritance; § Case study of the divorce case between Kim Lee and Li Yang, founder of Crazy English. 随着中国的国际化程度越来越高，有更多来自世界各国的人在中国居住,生活和工作, 特别是在北京、上海、广州和深圳这些大城市, 这一现象更加普遍。很多外国人与中国人结婚、组建家庭或者在中国购置财产（例如：房产），这些都属于跨国私人事务。当这些跨国私人事务处理不好时，就可能 会发生纠纷，而且有些时候会发生难于解决的纠纷。同时，有一些外国朋友在中国会遇到一些法律麻烦，原因是不了解中国的法律。当发生纠纷或者遇到麻烦时，应 该如何应对？ 因此，加中商会邀请你一起来参与外国人在中国的法律知识研讨会. 希望通过这次活动您将了解到有关私人事务的一些法律，包括但不限于中国的《婚姻法》、《继承法》和与财产有关的法律，您也会认识到一些在中国可能遇到的法 律风险并且学习到避免法律风险的办法。相信这次研讨会一定会对在华的外国朋友有所帮助。 这次研讨会将涉及以下主题： 1、对中国法律的总体介绍； 2、中国法律是否承认外国婚姻登记的效力； 3、中国法律是否承认外国法院离婚判决的效力，是否承认外国法院关于子女权和财产分割问题判决的效力； 4、中国法律关于同居的规定； 5、中国法律关于婚姻财产的规定； 6、中国法律关于子女抚养权的规定； 7、中国法律关于继承的规定； 8、中国政府对于违法行为通常的态度和处理方法； 9、案例：疯狂英语创始人李阳离婚案。 本次活动将以英文进行.||AustCham Events Space Room 1003, Tower A, U-Town Office Building, 1 Sanfengbeili, Chaoyang Dist. Beijing 100020 北京市朝阳区三丰北里1号, 悠唐写字楼A座1003室, 邮编：100020|
|3/11/2016 18:30-20:15||Healthy Through the Winter: Reduce Stress and Stop Anxiety German Chamber Cost: Free Language: English Register here Trying to lead a healthy life in a polluted city can be challenging. As winter approaches, the prospect of stress and anxiety are two very natural emotions which everyone has to deal with. However, when living as an expat these emotions can be heightened and lead to depression. To help keep you happy, we invite you together with Raffles Medical to a seminar on how to deal with stress and anxiety. Raffles Medical Psychologist Dr. Claudine Hyatt will talk about: • Types of stress and anxiety • Symptoms of stress and anxiety • Coping with stress and anxiety This calming seminar addresses these symptoms and also approaches different ways to control your anxiety or stress. This will help to reduce the effect that they have on you and avoid depression. nike air max pas cher The seminar will also discuss what to do if you do slip into depression and the services that are available. Come and join us for this interesting and stress relieving event! Speaker: Dr. Claudine Hyatt, Clinical Psychologist at Raffle’s Medical, has a broad experience in clinical psychology. She has worked in the USA and in Jamaica, facilitating individual, couple or group therapy for adults and children with a special focus on post traumatic disorders. She also provided integrated psychological assessment of children and adults, including learning disability and psycho-diagnostic assessments. She served as a guidance counsellor in the Jamaican Education System, and has many years of experience working with children and teens with various diagnostic presentations. Dr. Claudine Hyatt has taught as instructor in universities in the US and Jamaica, focusing on psychological assessment, anxiety disorders and personality development. nike air max 2013 Specialty and Interests: · Psychological Assessment · Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (sexual assault, combat, motor vehicle accidents, major surgery) · Anxiety Disorders · Learning disabilities · Children and Play Therapy Agenda: 18.30 – 19.00 Registration 19:00 – 20:00 Presentation by Dr. Claudine Hyatt 20:00 – 20:15 Q&A||Raffles Medical, Suite 105, Wing 1, Kunsha Building No. 16 Xinyuanli, Chaoyang District, Beijing, China 100027. 北京朝阳区新源里16号琨莎中心1座105室|
|4/11/2016 14:30-16:30||Government Affairs in the Digital Age: How Digital and Social Media are Changing Government Relations and Public Affairs AmCham Cost: 150 RMB (members) and 600 RMB (non-members) Language: English Only Register here New techniques with digital and social media in marketing, advertising and branding have radically changed these disciplines, whereas public affairs and government relations are seemingly conservative, often little changed from their practice 20 or even 30 years ago. However, this is now changing. In his talk, Fredrik Lofthagen, CEO of global public affairs agency Interel, will draw on examples of best practice to show how digital and social media are now changing the way public affairs and government relations is conducted around the world.||AmCham China Conference Center The Office Park, Tower AB, 6th Floor No.
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