Belgian-Chinese Chamber of Commerce (BCECC)

The China International Fair for Trade in Services (CIFTIS): Brussels Overseas Roadshow


The China International Fair for Trade in Services (CIFTIS), the world’s first and largest fair dedicated to trade in services, is scheduled to take place from September 12 to 16, 2024. This annual event, held in Beijing, is co-hosted by the Ministry of Commerce and the Beijing Municipal People’s Government, with support from international organisations such as the World Trade Organisation, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. CIFTIS spans 9 major sectors, including financial services, telecommunications, computer and information services, and supply chain and business services, etc. The 2023 CIFTIS attracted exhibitors and attendees from 83 countries and 24 international organisations.

Not sure yet if this would be an interesting fair for you to attend? Then register yourself to our event “The China International Fair for Trade in Services (CIFTIS): Brussels Overseas Roadshow” on June 21, 2024 at 09:30 CET and learn all about the latest trends and the cooperation opportunities in the service sector for Belgium and China.

09:00-09:30: Registration
09:30-09:35: Opening remarks by Mr. Bernard Dewit, Chairman of the BCECC
09:35-09:40: Promotional Video about 2024 CIFTIS
09:40-10:00: Keynote speech by Mr. Zhang Gang, Level II Bureau Rank Official of the Beijing Municipal Commerce Bureau
10:00-10:20: “Bank of China’s Cross-border Finance helps CIFTIS internationalization development” by Mr. Ye Sun, Vice President of Bank of China Brussels Branch
10:20-10:40: “Opportunities and challenges for Chinese enterprises going to Europe” by Mr. Fang Dongkui, Secretary-General of the China Chamber of Commerce to the EU
10:40-11:00: “Derisking and growing” by Mr. Wim Decraene, CEO of Agio Group
11:00-11:20: “EU-China cooperation in science, technology and innovation” by Dr. Sara Medina, Member of the Board of SPI
11:20-11:40: “High-level cooperation between China and EU companies in the field of supply chain and business services” by Mr. Bart Horsten, Managing Director of Horsten International
11:40-13:00: Networking lunch

Tangla Hotel Brussels
Avenue Emmanuel Mounier 5 Emmanuel Mounierlaan
B-1200 Brussels

Free of charge, but registration is mandatory

Interested in attending our event? Fill in the registration form below before 17 June. Please note that if you are unable to attend our event after all, please let us know before the registration deadline of 17 June, as any no-shows will be charged at €50/person (VAT Excl.).

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