Past Events

Dec. 3, 2019: Creating a Winning China Strategy

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Nov 062019
 

On Dec. 3rd, a panel of experts will discuss balancing risk and reward in current and future China business including US-China trade tensions, strategic implications, alternatives to sourcing, and practical approaches to mitigate risk.

Details:
Purdue Technology Center
Crown Point, Indiana
8:00am – 10:30am

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Nov. 18, 2019: CHINA Town Hall

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Aug 012019
 

On November 18, 2019, the University of Indianapolis will host a local conversation of the National Committee on US-China Relations’ China Town Hall. With support of IU’s East Asian Studies Center, Taft, and the America China Society of Indiana, the Town Hall centers on today’s political climate and how it warrants community discussions on the Sino-American relationship and the issues that are having an affect on us, our businesses, our educational institutions, and more. Nationally moderated by George Stephanopoulos with the three speakers below, the local discussion will be led by Russell Menyhart (Taft Stettinius & Hollister) and Professor Millind Thakar (University of Indianapolis).

Details:
November 18, 2019
5:30pm – 7:30pm
University of Indianapolis
Schwitzer Student Center, Hall B

Nov. 5, 2019: China International Import Expo

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Aug 082019
 

On November 5-10, 2019, the Ministry of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China and the Shanghai Municipal People’s Government will host the first ever China International Import Expo at the National Exhibition and Convention Center in Shanghai. Supported by The World Trade Organization and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization, the event follows Chinese President Xi Jinping Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in order to give firm support to trade liberalization and economic globalization and actively open the Chinese market to the world. Government officials, business communities, exhibitors and professional purchasers are welcome to participate.

More information available at: www.ciie.org

Oct. 22, 2019: ACSI’s China Business Conference & Annual Gala

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Apr 022019
 

 

On Tuesday, October 22, 2019, the America China Society of Indiana (ACSI) will host its ninth Annual Gala & China Business Conference at the Hilton in downtown Indianapolis. Beginning at 1:00pm, the China Business Conference will focus on the future of US-China business relations including trade, tariffs and bilateral investment.  Followed by a networking reception, the Gala will kickoff with traditional Chinese performances, dinner service, awards, silent auction and a keynote speech.

Topics:

US-China Economic Briefing
中美经济简报
Indiana-China Business Update
印第安纳州-中国商业新资讯
US-China Political Overview and Future Outlook
中美政局概况及前景
Intellectual Property Strategies & Solutions
知识产权策略及解决方案
Trade & Tariffs Briefing
贸易及关税简报

Details:

Hilton Indianapolis
120 West Market Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019

11:30am   VIP Lunch 贵宾午餐
1:00pm     Business Conference 商务会议
4:30pm     Networking 商业网络
6:30pm     Annual Gala Dinner 年度晚宴

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Oct. 16, 2019: Business Opportunities with Hong Kong Briefing

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Sep 032019
 

Join us on October 16th as we welcome Mr. Ralph Chow, Regional Director of HKTDC to Indianapolis! The event will feature an update on the Hong Kong market, the ASEAN region, and opportunities for American companies to grow their business internationally.

About Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC):
The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is a statutory body established in 1966 to promote, assist and develop Hong Kong’s trade. With 50 offices globally, including 13 in Mainland China, the HKTDC promotes Hong Kong as a two-way global investment and business hub.

The HKTDC organizes international exhibitions, conferences and business missions to create business opportunities for companies, particularly small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), in the mainland and international markets. The HKTDC also provides up-to-date market insights and product information via trade publications, research reports and digital news channels.

Cost:

Free ACSI Members
$15 Non-Members

Registration:

hktdc-indy.eventbrite.com

 

Sep. 17: CGCC-Chicago Annual Gala

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Aug 082019
 

On September 17, 2019, the China General Chamber of Commerce – Chicago (CGCC-Chicago) will host its fourth Annual Gala in downtown Chicago. With a theme of “Synergy”, the Annual Gala will celebrate the achievements of the forty-year relationship between the United States and China.

12:30pm  Opening
1:00pm    Speeches and Forum
4:00pm    B2B Matchmaking Meeting
5:30pm    Cocktail Reception
6:30pm    Dinner Banquet & Awards Ceremony

Aug. 19, 2019: Expression of Diplomacy Performance

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Aug 142019
 

The Indianapolis-Hangzhou Sister City Committee (IHSCC) and International and Latino Affairs of the Mayor’s Office of Indianapolis cordially invite you to attend Expression of Diplomacy, a special performance night celebrating the Indianapolis and Hangzhou partnerships. This event is to be held at the Shortridge High School Theater (3401 N. Meridian St., IN 46208) on Monday August 19th @7:00-8:30 pm

 

Ticket purchases and donations can be made through  https://www.indyhz.org/ . All proceeds from this event will go to fund of the IHSCC International Education Exchange Program supporting Indianapolis public school students China trip. The ticket costs and contributions are tax deductible.. .

 

The mission of IHSCC International Education Exchange Program is to increase the global learning opportunities for public school students of Indianapolis through education exchanges with Indianapolis sister city Hangzhou China.

 

This is a continuing effort of the Indianapolis Sister City Committees to expose the Indianapolis communities to other cultures and to prepare young generations for a global economy.Your participation and contributions will make differences!

May 3, 2019: World Trade Day

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Apr 022019
 

WORLD TRADE DAY
May 3, 2019 | 7:30 am – 2:30 pm
The Alexander Hotel
333 Delaware St. Indianapolis, IN 46204

At this year’s World Trade Day, we are exploring all the ways that you can get involved in the global economy. Whether you are a small to medium sized business owner that is curious about the exporting process, or a professional interested in building a workforce for our global economy, we have a track designed for you.

For the small to medium sized business, our export sessions will cover how to:

  • Select your target international markets
  • Find customers abroad
  • Execute the export

For those interested in the global workforce, we will cover topics including:

  • Developing a workforce for a global economy
  • Hiring international talent

After the sessions are over, our keynote luncheon will provide updates on how the latest international trade developments impact Indiana.

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Apr. 26, 2019: Engaging Across Cultures

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Apr 022019
 

 

The International Center’s workshop will prepare you to succeed in engaging across cultures – whether you’re a seasoned global professional or new to intercultural interactions.
Gain valuable insight and perspective from guest speakers, experts, and staff in an interactive and educational session alongside your fellow professionals and internationalists.
Attendance is limited, so reserve your space today! 

More information at: https://www.internationalcenter.org/workshops/