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Economic Conference “Business Opportunities between Switzerland and China: The Example of the Sports Business”

Promove and the Association 150 ans Montreux Gymnastique, in partnership with the Romandie section of the Société Suisse-Chine, and the Economic Advancement Service of the Canton of Vaud, are pleased to invite you to an economic conference on the following topic:

Business Opportunities between Switzerland and China: The Example of the Sports Business
Friday, June 9th at 2PM
at the Montreux Music and Convention Centre, in the Miles Davis Hall.

Thanks to exceptional speakers, discover the aims and the challenges for your company thanks to the example of the sports business.

Program and speakers:
Mr LI NING, Founder of Li Ning Sports Goods Co. Ltd,
o Mr Li Ning, the recipient of 106 gold medals, whose company has a sales revenue of 500 million, and which employs more than 3,000 people, will explain his extraordinarily successful career change as a businessman, and talk about the international development of his society. www.lining.com

Ms ANNA HELLMAN, Director, Thinksport www.thinksport.org
o ThinkSport is the first network to gather the varied expertise and excellence of sports professionals in Lausanne, in the canton of Vaud, and in Switzerland, thanks to the region’s economic ecosystem, made out of sports organizations from the private, academic, and public sectors, as well as international organizations, and NGOs.

Mr ALAIN GRAF, Senior counsellor for Asia at Switzerland Global Enterprise (formerly OSEC) www.s-ge.com
o Commercial opportunities and support for Swiss SMBs during sporting events in China

Mr OLIVIER GLAUSER, Cofounder of Shankai Sports SA www.shankaisports.com
o The engines of growth in the sports industry in China
o The internationalization of Chinese companies in the sports industry
o The digital revolution and media in China: impact and opportunities

Mr JEAN-SÉBASTIEN MÉRIEUX, Head of product, Dartfish SA www.dartfish.com
o The challenges of internationalization in sport for Swiss SNBs
o “Swiss Made”: advantage or challenge in internationalization in  the sports industry?
o The key factors for general success, and for success in the Chinese market: focus, agility, partnerships


Click here to review the complete program agenda.

Registration compulsory. Free event.
Register HERE (registration is open until June 2d, 2017)

Are you a Start-Up? Is your activity related to the sports industry? We give you the possibility to present your activity for free in a booth (limited spots available).

Contact : Marion Belloteau | Promove | +41 (0)21 963 48 48

5 Avenue Claude-Nobs
Montreux 1820