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Accessing the Chinese market and financing for technology companies

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Accessing the Chinese market and financing for technology companies

October 24th, 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.


China has a population of 1.3 billion. Can your business take advantage of that?

Whether you're a founder, CEO, investor, or service provider, there's an opportunity for you in China. But how do you access the Chinese market?

Come join us at this thought provoking session where you’ll:

  • Get an overview of the latest Chinese technology trends and market intel
  • Become aware of common pitfalls and obstacles for China market access
  • Prepare a checklist for China market readiness


Hear from two leading China market experts who will help you identify profitable opportunities for your business in China. You'll come away with a China Market Readiness checklist and a greater understanding of how your business can succeed overseas.

Presenters:

Rachel Yin, MBA - Managing Director, Asia Pacific

Rachel has more than 15 years experience in international investment and trade.

In her role as Global Development Manager with Calgary Economic Development, she assisted numerous international companies from Asia, Europe, and North America to established in Calgary, and attracted substantial amount of investment between Asia and Canada.

Rachel holds an MBA in finance from University of Calgary, Canada and a BA from Guangdong University of Foreign Studies, China. She is fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese


Manford Kwan, P.Eng - Managing Director, North America

Manford is an electrical engineer with over 30 years experience in providing automation and software to Electric Utilities globally.

Manford held various senior executive positions with Fortune 500 companies. As a tech entrepreneur, he was the founder and CEO of a Smart Grid technology company which was acquired by Alstom Grid/General Electric.

Manford supports the Alberta innovation ecosystem for the growth of Technology companies. He is actively involved with organizations such as Venture Mentoring Services of Alberta (VMSA) and the A100.

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Is your technology-based company past the startup phase and you’re not sure how to grow? That’s what we’re here for.

TEC Edmonton provides an opportunity for qualifying entrepreneurs to work with experts in a vibrant downtown workspace.

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