The opportunities of the Silk Road of Economic Belt of China give significant impact also to business cooperation and development between Finland and China. The Second Finland-China Business and Investment Forum will be held later this year on the basis of the success of last year's. Again we will have the support from the Parliament of Finland, Chinese Embassy to Finland, Business Finland, the Federation of Finnish Enterprises, City of Helsinki, Aalto University, and Finnish Chinese Business Council. More than 80 Chinese companies and investors and 200 Finnish companies and enterprises will join face-to-face matchmaking forums to explore concrete business cooperation.
The relations of Finland and China develop continuously and the new actors of future cooperation are needed in several branches. The real results outcome from the daily work between companies, entrepreneurs and people. Are you or your company one of the key actors of future that enables the development and continuance of great moments?
The key issues of the day cover Finnish and Chinese top matching fields such as environmental technologies and new energies, IT and smart manufacturing, internet of things, health care and wellbeing, education, sports and tourism.
Summit Schedule (Preliminary)
8.30 Registration, morning coffee and networking9.15 Welcome speech / Representative from the Parliament of Finland9.30 Congratulatory speech / Representative from the Embassy of China in Finland9.45 Presentation / Representative from the Finnish Parliament.Topic: In-depth co-operation between Finland and China through their respective strengths.10.00 Presentation / Representative from the Chinese delegationTopic: Business and Investment opportunities in China for Finnish companies, "how to catch Chinese interest"10.15 Presentation / Business FinlandTopic: The encouragement policies of Finland for attracting Chinese business and investment to Finland, "The Finnish Startup permit"10.30 Presentation / Cleantech FinlandTopic: Development of Finland new energy and technology and co-operation with China.10.45 Presentation / Visit FinalndTopic: In-depth co-operation between Finland and China in the field of tourism and winter sports.11.00 Presentation / Representative from the Finnish National Agency for EducationTopic: Export of Finnish educational services and products to China.11.15 Presentation / Ministry of Social Affairs and HealthTopic: Export of Finnish health care services and products to China.11.30 Presentation / Ministry of Agriculture and ForestryTopic: Export of Finnish quality food products to China11:45 Presentation / Chinese invested Finnish companyTopic: Successful experiences of Chinese business investors in Finland.12:00 Contract signing ceremony12:15 Group photo in front of the Parliament
1. Environmental technology and new energies
2. IT, IOT and intelligent industry
3. Health care services and health care industry
4. Education, sports and tourism
5. Food technology and new agriculture
Special offer: Join the interactive course "Doing business in China" given by Prof. Carl Fey of Aalto University School of Business
17:00 Forums close
18:00 Cocktail and networking
To continue the discussion and to close the deal
For invited and pre-registered participants
(This evening event is also open to public, and the ticket costs 60 euros. Please inform in advance latest by Oct. 12, 2018, 16.00 o'clock)
Note: The address for the Summit is at the Little Parliament /Pikku Parlamentti ( Arkadiankatu 3, 00100 Helsinki)