Australia China BusinessWeek (ACBW) 2017 Sydney
China Digital Conference 2017 Sydney
Australia China EXPO 2017 Sydney
ACBW 2017 Sydney returns on November 2017, at the SMC Conference & Function Centre. The event is held alongside China Digital Conference 2017 and Australia China EXPO 2017 in Sydney.
ACBW 2017 Sydney provides essential and timely insight into the trends shaping the world’s second-largest economy, the opportunities that they provide for Australian companies, the changing relationship between Australia and China and the implications for businesses operating between the two countries.
ACBW 2017 Sydney is a must attend event for SMEs executives and business owners wanting to develop or refine their China strategy.
ACBW 2017 Sydney is also an effective business platform for business executives, decision-makers and investors from Australia and China to connect, network and participate in business matching.
- Refine your China strategy with presentations on the latest trends and opportunities
- Network with leaders in the Australia-China sector
- Reach Chinese High-Net Worth Investors
- Showcase your products or services to potential clients
Who should attend
- Managing Director
- Business Development Manager
- Marketing Manager
- Account Manager
- Export Manager
- Sector Head
SMC Conference & Function Centre
66 Goulburn St, Sydney NSW 2000
SMC Conference & Function Centre has recently been named as the winner of the Sydney City region of the NSW Business Chamber Business Awards 2015 for Excellence in Sustainability.
The Business Awards, run by the NSW Business Chamber, recognises and celebrates business excellence across NSW. SMC was the only venue nominated as a finalist in the Excellence in Sustainability category. it is an honour to be recognised for our venue’s sustainability efforts, which are core to our operation, by such a preeminent industry body and highly-regarded awards program.
10:00am – 12:00pm
ACBW Chinese Forum
Presented in Mandarin, the ACBW Chinese Forum aims to guide and inform the local Chinese business community on regulations, considerations and assistance relevant to investing in, establishing and running a business in Australia and doing business with China.
12:15pm – 2:15pm
ACBW Keynote Luncheon
Join us at this year’s Australia China BusinessWeek Keynote Luncheon to hear from industry experts and leaders about China’s trend and export.
2:30pm – 5:00pm
ACBW English Forum
The ACBW English Forum is the main focal function of the ACBW 2017 Sydney. The forum endeavours to address current trade issues and trends between Australian and China and provides opportunities for attendees to establish potential business relationship.
5:00pm – 6:00pm
ACBW Mix at Six Networking Function
Mix-at-Six Networking Function allows attendees to connect and engage with each other and with VIP guests, industry leaders and business owners to forge powerful business relationships
10:00am – 5:00pm
China Digital Conference
China Digital Conference (CDC) now in the fourth year, is the major platform to connect with China digital experts, industry leaders as well as keynote speakers from some Chinese giant online enterprises.
Chaired by Mark Tanner, founder and CEO of China Skinny Shanghai, CDC will focus on unique case studies, and critical topics, trends and solutions to develop your China online strategy.
10:00am – 5:00pm
Australia China Expo
Following the successful launch in Melbourne and Sydney last year with over five thousand visitors the Australia China Expo (ACE) returns in 2017.
Showcasing business, trade and investment between Australia and China, ACE 2017 will draw exhibitors from the cream of Australian and Chinese business and SMEs to exhibit in six feature zones, and engage with potential customers, partners and clients in both Melbourne & Sydney.
10:00am – 12:00pm
ACBW 2016 Chinese Forum
2:30pm – 5:00pm
ACBW 2016 NETCOC Forum
9:30am – 10:00am
10:00am – 10:30am
ACBW 2016 Welcome Address
10:30am – 11:20am
Panel Discussion – Where are the opportunities for Australian businesses?
11:20am – 11:50am
Morning Tea Break – Networking Opportunities
11:50am – 12:40pm
Panel Discussion: What Do the Chinese Investors Really Want and How to Engage Them?
12:40pm – 1:40pm
Working Lunch – Networking Opportunity
1:45pm – 2:10pm
China’s Cross Border eCommerce Trade and Opportunities
2:10pm – 3:00pm
Panel Discussion: What are the challenges and opportunities of Chinese cross-border e-commerce?
3:00pm – 3:30pm
Afternoon Tea Break – Networking Opportunity
3:30pm – 4:00pm
Australian Country of Origin branding, an asset in the China market
4:00pm – 4:30pm
Case Study: How Chinese Online Influencers are shaping the way Chinese consumers purchase?
Last year, a list compiled of China’s 100 most popular online influencers dominated media’s attention with the son of the richest man in China,the man behind Wanda Group topping such a list. The majority of the people are also verified influencers on Weibo and Wechat. Thanks to the large followship they enjoy, one tweet from the influencers usually costs brand sponsors a fortune. These influencers are shaping how urban and younger consumers make their purchases. Ben Sun, Managing Director of Think China, an award winning China digital consultancy agency based in Australia will explore the topic further with you.
4:30pm – 5:00pm
ACBW Forum Moderator
5:00pm – 7:00pm