Please join us with the person responsible for recruiting and settling Chinese companies to South Carolina. Mr. Wally Wang, Senior Project Manager from the South Carolina Department of Commerce, will present and help lead us in a panel discussion on Chinese companies operating in our state. Mr. Wang will invite representatives from two existing Chinese companies in South Carolina to join the discussion.
The discussions will include an overview about China. It will cover China's ties to South Carolina and reasons why companies are attracted to our state, what challenges they face, how they find operating here and how U.S. companies can learn to work with them.
Date and Time: September 18, 2018 at 11:30 AM -meet and greet and lunch followed by program start at approximately 12:15 PM.
Location: Bessinger's Restaurant, 1602 Savannah Highway (West Ashley), Charleston, SC 29407, Across the street from Palmetto Ford. Free parking at side of building.
Cost: $45 including a buffet lunch
Seating is limited. Registration and payment beforehand is required. Registration and payment can be made on line at www.waccharleston.org or by mailing a check to the World Affairs Council of Charleston, PO Box 21260, Charleston, SC 29413-1260.