Refining Your China Business Strategy Seminar
Kegler Brown is pleased to partner with Becker | CMCA to present a half-day seminar focusing on best practices and case studies for establishing or improving existing business opportunities in China. The seminar on Wednesday, May 8, will include various panelists addressing topics related to doing business in China. It is free to attend this seminar.
8:00-8:30 - Registration + Continental Breakfast
8:30-8:45 - Welcome + Opening Remarks
Martijn Steger, Director of Global Business Team at Kegler Brown
James Rush, Executive Vice President, Partner, Communica, Inc.
8:45-10:00 - Panel Discussion: Current Business + Economic Climate in the PRC
The University of Findlay
9:00-9:15 - The India-Ohio Connection
Ohio State Representative Jay Goyal (D - 73rd District)
9:15-10:00 - Preparing for Success in India - A Legal Perspective
The panelists will discuss the export, academic and legal climate in the PRC and address the challenges and unique factors involved when doing business in China.
Dr. Galal Walker, Professor of Chinese in the Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures, The Ohio State University
Vinita Mehra, Asia-Pacific Team Leader at Kegler Brown
Jung Kim, Director of Research at Columbus Chamber
10:00-10:15 - Break
10:15-11:30 - Panel Discussion: Success Stories & Lessons Learned
The panelists will offer several case studies and experiences showcasing the business opportunities and challenges in China.
Russell A. Meade, President of China Business Network
Mike Maczuzak, President of SmartShape Design
George Becker, President of Becker | CMCA
Jessica Xie, Vice President at Hylant Group
11:30-11:40 - Closing Remarks
11:40-12:00 - Refreshments + Networking
The event will take place at the Sheraton Columbus Hotel at Capitol Square. View Map
Parking is available at the Columbus Commons Underground Garage, located at 191 S. 3rd Street. Directions to parking garage.
Additional parking is available at the Sheraton Hotel, which valets on the corner of State Street and Third Street.
Registration + Fee
Please register by Wednesday, May 1, by filling out the form below or contacting Jenn Cartmille, [email protected] or (614) 462-5475.