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1st Annual Canada-China Emerging Leaders’ Summit

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Isabel Bader Theatre

93 Charles Street West

Toronto, ON M5S 2C7

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Enlight, the young professional division of the Chinese Professionals Association of Canada, will hold the 1st Annual Canada-China Emerging Leaders’ Summit (“the Summit”) to take place on October 28th, 2017. This major event will attract 300-400 attendees and center around growth and innovation during challenging environment.

The Summit is intended to serve as a platform to facilitate the pursuit of these opportunities. Young professionals, government and business stakeholders, and venture capitalists from both Canada and China will be brought together to exchange ideas in emerging fields and investments in relevant startups will be encouraged to accelerate their growth and advance the global economy.

The key objectives of the Summit are the following:

● Create and understanding the current and emerging global economic challenges as well as their implications on diverse stakeholders;

● Take a deep dive into emerging opportunities and examine key economic, political, and operational environments in big data, artificial intelligence, machine learning, automation, FinTech, and medical technology.

● Showcase successful and rising Canadian and Chinese startups

● Facilitate new investment opportunities

The panel will be composed of high profile panelists and speakers, including the executives of the Fortune 500 and rising stars companies.

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a. Why are we doing this?

Globalization has become one of the most prevalent topics on the agenda of corporations and governments in recent years. Change is imminent as global economies converge into one single fluid economy and new opportunities for multinational collaboration will emerge in a new wave of growth. This one-day Summit is intended to be a platform to facilitate the pursuit of these opportunities. Young professionals, government and business stakeholders and venture capitalists from both Canada and China will be brought into one space to nurture ideas and fund startups to make these ideas come to fruition.

b. What’s our key objective?

● Create and understand the current and emerging global economic challenges as well as their implications on diverse stakeholders;

● Take a deep dive into emerging opportunities to examine key economic, political, and operational environments in big data, artificial intelligence, machine learning, automation, FinTech, and medical technology.

● Showcase successful and rising Canadian and Chinese startups

● Facilitate new investment opportunities

c. Agenda:

10:30 - 11:00Registration
11:00 - 11:30ENGLIGHT & CPAC Welcome Remark

11:30 - 11:40Sponspor Speech

11:40 - 12:00Opening Keynote

12:00 - 13:00Panel 1: Career in Canada vs. China
Explore career opportunities in th Canadian and Chinese job market, business opportunities, and future outlook.

13:10 - 14:10Panel 2: Employment vs. Entrepreneurship
Discuss the pros and cons of employment vs. entrepreneurship. What is right for you?

14:10 - 14:40Lunch Break

14:40 - 15:40Panel 3: Leadership
From peer to leader. Steps to become a people leader.

15:50 - 16:50Panel 4: Social Networking
The art of networking, master your social skills to get noticed and uncover hidden opportunities.16:50 - 17:10Closing Keynote

17:10 - 18:00Mix & Mingle

19:00 - 22:00After Party @ Carmen Steakhouse

d. This will be an amazing event, and we look forward to seeing you there!

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Toronto, ON M5S 2C7

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