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Social Networking Events July 12th-July 25th




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The Making of Great Leaders

Dove WE

Cost: Free

Please register here

On the occasion of second anniversary of DoBe Group’s International Community Festival, on July 13th, DoBe WE” will hold the lecture – “The Making of Great Leaders” which will be given by the professional public speaking coach Mr. Bobo Lu.

As a second cooperation between DoBe WE” and Mr Lu, this time we will explore the ability to negotiate, communicate, influence and persuade others to do things is absolutely indispensable to everything you accomplish in life.

How can we lead others to one common goal while everyone has different values, opinions, attitudes, beliefs, cultural values, work habits and their own dreams and goals? Mr. Lu will also put emphasis on this common phenomenon and discuss how we can solve it efficiently.

[Introduction of Lecturer]

Mr. Bobo Lu graduated from University of Westminster with master in Arts of Communication. He was awarded as the national public speaking champion and national evaluation champion and has served as speaking tutor for engineers in Google, chairman of International Toastmaster club, producer and leading actor for the Musical “The Phantom of the Opera” in Shanghai in 2015. In addition, he has cooperated with Jiaotong Bank and Shanghai Sports Bureau in Public Speaking Training

1F Gallery, DoBe WE”@BUND #501 Jiujiang Road, Shanghai


Clicks to Commerce – The Evolution of Digital Marketing in China


Cost: Members: 250RMB, Non-members 350RMB

Please register by july 14

Dear Members and Friends of SwissCham,

There are currently over 731 million Chinese Internet users and 889 million monthly active WeChat users alone. In the past year, Chinese mobile internet usage grew by 30%, online advertising revenue climbed to USD $40 billion and mobile payment volume reached over USD $5 trillion.

Any business seeking to stand out in China’s competitive market will require a digital marketing strategy which takes advantage of China’s unique, expansive and opportune digital landscape.


  1. Nadja Rauscher, Senior Marketing Manager, China Skinny
  2. Darren Burns, President, China and Chair, Creativity and Innovation, Weber Shandwick
AustCham Shanghai Office

Office 2E, 668 Huai’An Road (near Xi Suzhou Road) Shanghai




The “HOW TO” Of Organizational Integration

Dobe WE

Cost: Free

On the occasion of the second anniversary of DoBe Group’s International Community Festival, on July 20th, DoBe WE” will hold the lecture – The “How To” Of Organizational Integration which will be given by an expert in organizational cross-cultural conflict management, Dr Miguel Cerna.

“There is not such a thing as an organizational success unless there is integration, and there cannot be integration unless there is understanding of the mutual influence among departments”.

The history of business organizations shows that most companies are composed of separated units working under the umbrella of the organization’s name and that people in those units have little knowledge of what is going elsewhere in the organization. This disconnection represents an organizational loss that is seldom addressed, yet it significantly affects organizational survival.

Dr Miguel Cerna, an expert in organizational cross-cultural conflict management and Professor of International Management and Economics for MBA and EMBA programs at Jiaotong University, will discuss the complexity of interactions at work, the factors leading to organizational disintegration, and a generic methodology towards sustainable integration applicable to any type of organizations.

Join us and learn about METODO, a key strategy you can apply at your organization and teams to ensure that they function at their best.

1F Gallery, DoBe WE”@BUND #501 Jiujiang Road, Shanghai


Local Marketing for Global Companies

DayDay Up

Cost: Free. Food and Drink Included

Please register by scanning the QR at the event’s website

Global brand consistency is undoubtedly a beneficial strategy and position of market strength, however the reality is “think global, act local”. This creates persistent challenges for marketing executives across their organisational structures, agency relationships and technical infrastructure. From the local market perspective, global teams may be seen as out of touch, trying to apply a one-size-fits-all messaging model that doesn’t speak to local consumer needs and cultural realities. So how are forward-thinking global brands balancing local, multi-channel relevance with global storytelling, thematic consistency and economies of scale?

We are delighted to welcome Arthur Dagopian, Senior Director of SPRG Beijing, who will give a present on the different China strategies he has helped global corporations on in their entry, and will be joined by Georgia Yexley, the International Social Media Manager of MoBike, fresh from launching China’ innovative bike share app to the U.K. market.

Sanlitun SOHO Office Building C 22/F


Skills Workshop: Using LinkedIn to Advance Your Career


Cost: free for members. 50RMB for non-members

Spaces are limited, so please RSVP by emailing [email protected]

We all acknowledge that LinkedIn is an important platform for employers and job-hunters alike, yet much fewer of us can boast of knowing the ‘secrets’ of creating a seamless LinkedIn profile.

But not for long!

In order to help you gain a mastery of LinkedIn’s platform and to elevate everyone to an ‘All-Star’ level, ACYA Beijing and AustCham Beijing’s Future Business Leaders (FBL) are excited to partner-up and bring you a hands-on LinkedIn workshop, covering the art of LinkedIn from the basics of profile completion to the drafting-up of connection requests and personal blog writing.

The workshop will be given by a true expert – Pan Yikun, Marketing Specialist at LinkedIn China – and aims to inform on various levels of LinkedIn-savvyness, so don’t be afraid to come along if you haven’t created a profile yet!

The evening will centre around a 40-minute presentation from Yikun, giving an overview of LinkedIn’s values, the basics of profile-creation, and going on to discuss in greater detail how best to build-up your network and maximise the personal branding potential of the platform, specifically via blog-writing, with examples of some successful profiles to serve as a guide. As usual, will finish up with a 20-minute Q&A and extended networking session, giving everyone the chance to ask follow-up questions whilst mingling with young professionals and fellow students!

AustCham Events Space

Room 1005, 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1005室,邮编:100020



Women in Leadership: Mentor Walks Asia (Beijing)

BritCham & CBBC

Cost: Free

RSVP by sending an email to [email protected]

The British Chamber of Commerce in China is pleased to be participating in the Beijing Mentor Walks for women, a series held in cooperation with Capital M, AmCham, AustCham and the Australian Embassy in Beijing, VIVA and the Beijing Women Network.

Mentor Walks Asia in Beijing brings together established and emerging women leaders in the community for a morning walk to discuss professional and personal successes, challenges and aspirations. We are aiming to provide women in the workplace a platform to share their experience and help them progress in their careers.

Come and join us as a mentor or a mentee for a walk in beautiful Ritan Park, near the Central Business District, on Friday, 12 May. It’s free of charge although numbers are limited to ensure a good balance of mentors and mentees

Ritan Park, 6 Ritan Beilu, Chaoyangmenwai, Chaoyang District,Beijing




ArlixMeet 2017: Beijing, China – The Teen Entrepreneurs Conference

Arlix Technologies LTD

Cost: Free

ArlixMeet is a series of meetings around the world that bring young entrepreneurs together.

2017 is the first international start-up year, we are pleased to announce that this year will be held in Beijing ArlixMeet, and will be our first event in China! ArlixMeet is a meeting designed to allow businesses with young people and interested young people to meet, share and learn.

Learn about other businesses that are interested in young entrepreneurs and young people, the network and create unique connections. Share creative ideas, dreams and stories, or what you want to do in the future.

Learn from our awesome speakers, some of whom are young entrepreneurs, or young entrepreneurs.

ArlixMeet welcomes all industries, whether you are interested in technology, fashion, social entrepreneurship, etc. Welcome! You never know what you can encounter, or what you can learn at ArlixMeet, so come on!




北京, 市朝阳区

Beijing, China



FROM HELLO TO HELL YES – Powerful Communication Skills

Beijing Women’s Network

Cost: Standard ticket: 60RMB (Includes one free drink, no food) . Food ticket: 85RMB (Includes one free drink and two tacos).  Door ticket 90RMB (Includes one free drink, no food)

For more info please send an email to [email protected]

Do you have great ideas in the workplace, but feel your boss is not listening? Do you find it difficult to get people to see your point of view and believe in your offer? Do you feel you often end up with a raw deal?

As young professionals in an international business environment, we have many dynamic ideas and the energy to pursue these. Getting your ideas heard and implemented however is a whole different ball game, and you may struggle with persuading others to back your project or getting exactly what you want.

To zoom in on some of the higher level skills required for such interactions, join us for an events series around Powerful Communication Skills, with this month’s event focusing on Persuasion and Negotiation. Anyone, from all genders, is welcome to join. We will limit this session to 100 guests – so sign up as soon as possible!

Food and Drink will be available (1 free drink included within all tickets). Food will be provided at an extra cost and will be catered by Palms L.A. Kitchen and Bar. Only a limited amount of food will be available at the event, so please purchase a prepaid food ticket to guarantee your order.

Tickets are not refundable. Proceeds from Beijing Women’s Network events go to support our partner charity, the Beijing Cultural Development Centre for Rural Women. We cannot provide fapiao for monthly events series.

Inn Cube

9/F 京朝大厦 农展馆南路5号 团结湖


Beijing, China



OTEC | International Startup Meetup


Cost: Free

Are you interested in startups? Are you eager to start your business in China? Or whether you don’t wanna miss the job opportunity in startups?

OTEC International Startup Meetup, organized by Beijing Chaoyang Government and Chinaccelerator, will open the startup competition, speech on startups from the investor’s perspective, startups’ display and recruitment area towards the public.

Come and joins us! We are waiting for you in Beijing.

ChaoWorkClub, 6th Floor

Beijing Minzuyuan Holiday Inn, Chaoyang District

Beijing, Beijing





KWM Update on China’s Cybersecurity Law: Key Takeaways for Foreign Firms


Cost: Free for members. 50RMB non-member

RSVP by sending an email to  [email protected]

The new Cybersecurity Law of China took effect on June 1, 2017, and follow-up assessment measures in relation to cross boarder data transmission and security review of network products and services have been released by the Cyberspace Administration of China (“CAC”) recently; however, many companies are still unclear about the specific provisions of the regulations.  Given the anticipated uncertain nature of the measures to be issued by regulatory authorities and the potentially high cost of non-compliance, companies should keep track of the new Cybersecurity Law and relevant implementation measures and closely monitor related developments to ensure their businesses are well prepared for cybersecurity and data compliance.

In order to inform members about how these changes in the regulations may affect them, King and Wood Mallesons and AustCham Beijing will host an update on China’s Cybersecurity Laws, especially focusing on how the changes may affect foreign firms.

The KWM Update on China’s Cybersecurity Laws: Key Takeaways for Foreign Firms has been rescheduled to take place on Tuesday 25 July will cover:

  • Overview of the amendments
  • Key implications of the decision
  • Benefits of the amendments and how to make use of them

The event will feature a 30 minute presentation hosted by Susan Ning and her team, followed by a 20 minuted Q & A session with the audience.

AustCham Beijing Office / 中国澳大利亚商会北京办公室

Room 1003, Tower A, U-Town Office Building, 1 Sanfengbeili, Chaoyang Dist/ 北京市朝阳区三丰北里,悠唐写字楼A座1003室

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