Aktuell: Automotive Roundtable 2016, event plan can be found here
Wenn Sie Interesse haben beim Automotive Roundtable mitzuwirken, melden Sie sich bitte bei:

Frau Kathrin Brueggemeier, Managing Director, Beijing German-Inspired Events Services Co., Ltd. kathrin(at)g-i-events.com Mobile: 137 1834 2045

Artikel der Beijing Rundschau zum Automotive Roundtable: http://german.beijingreview.com.cn/german2010/Focus/2014-02/13/content_596127.htm

2016 Veranstaltungsplan ist jetzt online! 

Im Jahr 2016 werden wir verschiedene Veranstaltungen organisieren, wie z.B. “Sino-European Events“, inkl. Ausflüge, Environment Roundtable, und viele weitere . Alle Termine und Reiseziele für die Ausflüge in 2016 finden sie here.

Die Themen und Daten des Environment Roundtable finden sie here.


August Stammtisch der deutschsprachigen Community in Beijing, August 31st

Wir freuen uns, Herrn Bai Jusheng, Chief Representative, Carl Kühne KG (GmbH & Co.) Beijing Office beim Stammtisch begrüßen zu dürfen, der die Firma Carl Kühne sowie deren Produkte vorstellen wird.

Wann: Mittwoch, 31. August 2016, ab 19 Uhr

Wo:  TAPS – German Bar & Grill First Floor of Luga’s Villa
7 Sanlitun North Road (Northwest of 3.3 Mall), Sanlitun, Chaoyang District,
Beijing 三里屯北路7号 (三点三西北角)

Mit:   90l lokalem Freibier. Solange der Vorrat reicht!

Gebühr: Eintritt Frei bei Anmeldung bis zum 29. August 2016
50 RMB/Person Abendkasse
         Eintritt frei für Jahres-Sponsoren!

Um am Stammtisch teilzunehmen, melden Sie sich bitte via kathrin(at)deutschinbeijing.com oder lucia(at)g-i-events.com bis zum 29. August 2016 an. Falls Sie trotz Anmeldung doch nicht teilnehmen können, sagen Sie bitte Ihre Teilnahme bis 29. August ab.

September Automotive Roundtable in Shanghai, September 1st 

–  Future Cars –

As the development of automotive electronics and telematics is gaining speed, intelligent car applications are gradually and successfully integrated in our daily lives.
The numerous advantages of latest technologies do not only include an improved driving experience or enhanced safety, but also the evolution towards less fuel consumption and more sustainable driving.
Therefore, the September Automotive Roundtable in Shanghai will discuss promising trends of future cars in China and its latest applications in several areas, such as Driver Assistance Systems, Autonomous Driving, Automotive Multimedia & Communication, Connected Vehicles and Online Services in China.

– in cooperation with Autoköpfe –

– Strategic Partner: EU Chamber –

When: Thursday, September 01, 2016, 6 pm

6:00 – 7:00 pm: Registration and Networking Dinner

7:00 pm: Presentation:
By Mr. Roger Looney, VP of Vehicle Engineering – Vehicle Systems Development, including Electric Drivetrain & Autonomous Driving, Qoros
Roger Looney has 30 Years experience in automotive tooling, engineering and design and over 20 years experience in Asia. Current goals include utilizing that knowledge and experience to develop world class, exciting vehicles of the future.
Specialties: Automotive Product Development and Launch, Electronics, Hybrid & EV development, Asia Mergers and Acquisitions, Six Sigma, Product Development, New Business Development in Asia, Team Building in China, Low Cost Country Sourcing, Contract Development and Negotiation in China, Korea, Japan.

7:20 pm: Presentation: Integrated Mobility, Transportation Redefined
By Mr. Bevin Jacob, Head of Biz Dev, APAC, Continental Intelligent Transportation Systems
An ‘Internet of Vehicles’ enthusiast, Bevin Jacob envisions building and incorporating “Mobility Services” to improve Consumer’s digital lifestyle. He has 16 years of active involvement in building “Connected Solutions” for Mobile, Telematics and Multimedia Devices. Bevin enjoys working with highly motivated teams to bring about disruptive innovations in connected vehicles business. 

7:40 pm: Panel discussion: Future Cars
Moderator: Mr. Bill Russo, Managing Director, Gao Feng Advisory Company

Bill Russo is the Shanghai-based Managing Director and the Automotive Practice leader at Gao Feng Advisory Company. His over 30 years of experience includes 15 years as an automotive executive, including 12 years of experience in China and Asia. He has also worked nearly 12 years in the electronics and information technology industries.  He has worked as an advisor and consultant for numerous multinational and local Chinese firms in the formulation and implementation of their global market and product strategies. While the Vice President of Chrysler North East Asia, he successfully negotiated agreements with partners and obtained required approvals from the China government to bring six new vehicle programs to the market in a three-year period, while concurrently establishing an infrastructure for local sourcing and sales distribution. Mr. Russo has a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from Columbia University in New York, and a Master of Science in Manufacturing Systems Engineering from Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Mr. Russo is a highly sought after opinion leader on the development of the China market and the automotive industry.


Panel additionally includes:
Ms. Vanessa Moriel, Managing Director Asia, Liase Group
Vanessa Moriel is Managing Director Asia with the LIASE Group, a global retained executive search firm & talent management consultancy that specializes exclusively in automotive and mobility companies.
Ms. Moriel has been providing CEO & top management placements and succession expertise for global automotive companies across the Asia-Pacific region for close to 15 years. She previously worked for Schlumberger, the London Consulting Group, Frito-Lay (Pepsico) and Fiducia Management Consultants.
She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering for the Institute of Technology and Superior Studies of Monterrey and has completed an Executive Program in Strategy and Organization from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

Mr. John Shen, Managing Director, Accenture Strategy, Greater China
Mr. Shen Jun has more than 20 years of industry and management consulting experience. He is now Managing Director with Accenture Strategy Greater China. Before he joined Accenture, Mr. Shen was Senior Partner at Roland Berger Strategy Consultants and has been leading the Automotive Competence Center (ACC) in Greater China. Mr. Shen has served many leading MNC/local companies in automotive industry, covering a wide range of topics. Mr. Shen has in-depth knowledge and expertise in the functional areas of corporate strategy, merger and acquisitions, operational benchmark, organizational restructuring and sales and marketing management (especially on branding, channel optimization, pricing and new product launch), etc.

8:10 pm: Q&A

Where: Courtyard by Marriott Shanghai Jiading 上海绿地万怡酒店
                3101 Huyi Highway, Jiading District, Shanghai 201821, P.R.C  上海嘉定区沪宜公路3101号

Fee:  250 RMB/Person for annual sponsors,
 incl. buffet dinner, free flow soft drinks and beer

           350 RMB/Person for non-sponsors, incl. buffet dinner, free flow soft drinks and beer
           (Please note only cash or pre-payment via bank transfer is accepted) 

Hotel Room Information: The participants of Automotive Roundtable can enjoy the special rate of the hotel room: Superior Room: 550 RMB/night (incl. 1-2 breakfast). To book the room, please email to:

Assistant Sales Manager
Tel: 86.21.3991.6816,  mobile: 139.1831.2521
and indicate rate code of Automotive Roundtable”.

Language: English

Seats are limited! If you like to attend, RSVP via email
kathrin@g-i-events.com or lucia@g-i-events.com by August 30, 2016. 

In case you register but cannot attend, please cancel your reservation before August 30. Otherwise you will be invoiced for the event.

Beijing Hutong Tour by Bicycle, Sept 24

Together with Natooke we are co-organizing this unique bike tour through Beijing Hutongs.

When: Saturday, September 24, 2-6 pm

Where: Natooke Bike Shop
Wudaoying Hutong 19-1, Dongcheng Dist, 100007 Beijing, China

Tour Itinerary:

  • Starting at the Natooke shop located in the Wudaoying Hutong, we will select the bike that is just right for you.
  • Upon leaving the shop you will cycle to the Drum and Bell Towers. Listen to your local guide as they share the history and local insights into the area.
  • Visit a local Hutong Museum which allows a true hands-on and unique experience into traditional Chinese lifestyle.
  • Cycling throughout the Houhai Lake area, this is a perfect opportunity to look around and explore the food, shops and scenery the area offers.
  • Back on the bike and you cycle throughout the Hutongs as you make your way to a local Hutong Church. With its unique architecture and fascinating history, this church represents a rare combination of both western and Chinese cultures.
  • Visiting the 1901 Coffee Shop just around the corner from the church, you will have the opportunity to enjoy a nice cold drink or delicious coffee. This is the perfect place to relax and listen to the stories shared by your guide.
  • The last stop on our traditional Hutong tour is a local residence which is owned by one of Beijing’s top cricket fighters, Mr. Liu. Take a look around the home, listen to his stories and enjoy the atmosphere.
  • Finally cycle back to the shop and drop off the bikes.

Price: 350 RMB/person, in case of advanced booking and payment by September 16, 2016!
Pre-payment is possible via bank transfer or in cash at our office. Please let us know about your preference when registering!  Please note that for this tour on-site payment is not accepted.

Maximum participants’ number for this tour is 10 persons!


Price includes:

  • Bike, helmet and bike lock
  • Bottled water
  • Anti-pollution mask
  • English/Chinese speaking local tour guide
  • Access up either the Drum or Bell tower
  • Access to a local Hutong residence, access to Hutong Museum
  • One drink in the 1901 coffee shop

Seats are limited! If you like to attend, RSVP via kathrin@g-i-events.com or lucia@g-i-events.com or register on our website by September 16, 2016. In case you register but cannot attend, please cancel your reservation before September 16. Otherwise you will be invoiced for the event.

2-Days Taichi Tour to Guangfu Ancient City and Mt. Ancient Wudang in Hebei, September 24-25, 2016

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Guangfu Ancient City – called the mysterious city, is one of the famous historical cultural city with over 2600 years of history. The ancient city wall from Ming and Qing dynasty is still existing and well preserved. It’s also the origin of Yang and Wu Style Taichi. Five of eight Taichi origins are all from Guangfu, therefore it’s also called Taichi Hometown.

Mt. Ancient Wudang, which was built in Tang Dynasty, includes a giant bridge between two peaks which is 1400 meters above sea level.


Day 1:  

When: Saturday, September 24, 2016: 7:00 am; Train departure at 7:40 am
Meeting Point: Beijing West Train Station (北京西站)

07:00 am: Meeting at Beijing West Station tickets checking lobby

07:57 am: Take train to Handan (G71 Beijing West Station –Handan 7:40-9:55)

10:00 am: Pick up by bus

11:30 am – 12:30 pm: Local Lunch

13:00 pm – 18:00 pm: Visit Guangfu Ancient City, including visiting the former residence of Yang Style Taichi Founder Master Yang Luchan, the Hongji Bridge which was built in Sui dynasty over 1300 years ago, the residence of Wu Style Taichi Founder Master Wu Yuxiang; as well as walk on the thousands years old of ancient city wall, have bird view of the whole city and river around city.

In the sunset, we will follow a Taichi Master to have Taichi lessons in former Taichi founder’s residence courtyard.

18:30 pm: Check in hotel

19:00 pm: Dinner in the hotel

Day 2:

08:00 am: After breakfast meet in the lobby and drive to Taoism Holy Land
– Mt. Ancient Wudang

10:30 am – 15:30 pm: Explore Mt. Ancient Wudang (lunch box will be provided)

16:00 pm: Bus ride to Handan Train Station

19:11 pm: Departure to Beijing West station (G6744 Handan – Beijing West Station 19:11-21:14)


Early Bird Rate: RMB 1900/Person (Paid before September 02)

Full Price: RMB 2100/person (Paid before September 14)

If you like to join with children below 1.20 m please contact us!
Payment is possible via bank transfer or in cash at our office. Please let us know about your preference when registering!  Please note all the payments should be fulfilled before September 14. We do not accept on-site payment.
Seats are limited! If you like to attend, RSVP via below form and send to
kathrin@deutschinbeijing.com or lucia@g-i-events.com or register on our website by September 14, 2016.
In case you register but can not attend, please cancel your reservation before September 14. Otherwise you will be invoiced for the registration.

Price includes:

  • High-Speed train tickets from Beijing-Handan-Beijing (2nd Class)
  • Local Transportation in Hebei
  • Entrance Tickets to all scenic spots as mentioned in the program
  • Private English speaking tour guide
  • 1 night Hotel Accommodation in Handan (4-star hotel) in double room. Surcharge in single room: 230 RMB/room
  • 2 hours Taichi lessons
  • 1 breakfast, 1 lunch, 1 lunch box and 1 dinner during the tour
  • 1 bottle of mineral water/day
  • Tourism insurance

Service does not include:

  • Ancient Wudang cable car (single trip 40 RMB, round trip 70 RMB)
  • Other personal expenses

1. In case of less than 20 participants, we keep the right to cancel the trip. The respective notice will be sent via text message to your mobile phone.
2. Cancellation policy: If you wish to cancel the trip, please cancel before
September 14, 6:00 pm.
Any cancellation after September 14 will be charged with the full price.

3.All the meals during the trip are already fixed. If you like to order anything else, the extra cost should be paid on your own.

4.The Price includes accommodation in double room. If you like to upgrade to a single room, single room surcharge of RMB 230 applies.

 VDA QMC China Regional Conference
– in cooperation with Automotive Roundtable – 

When: October 27, 2016 Shanghai
Time: 14:00-18:30
Where: SAIC Training Center, Conference Hall, 79 Tongjia Road, Shanghai

When: November 08, 2016 Beijing
Time: 14:00-18:30
Where: DRC Liangmaqiao, D1-1101, 19 East Dongfang Road, Beijing

13:00 – 13:50 Registration
14:00 – 14:15 Welcome Speech
14:15 – 14:45 Challenge of Automotive Market in China
14:45 – 16:00 New Requirements ISO / TS 16949, VDA 6.3, new FMEA standard, Automotive SPICE, VDA19.1
16:00 – 16:15 Discussion / Questions
16:15 – 16:30 Break
16:30 – 17:30 Customers Specific Requirements (CSR) by VW Group, Daimler and BMW
17:30 – 18:00 Product Safety Officer (PSB) / Field Failure Analysis (FFA)
18:00 – open Refreshment & Networking

Early Bird Rate 150 RMB, until
Beijing: August 15
Shanghai: September 15

Regular Price: 200 RMB (2nd Participant gets 10% discount)
Registration at day of event: 250 RMB 
Free of charge for VDA QMC China Members

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Booths available for booking now: 2016 Fair: German Products in Qingdao, September 8 – 12, 2016

Qingdao Fair 2015
We are pleased to inform you that we will again organize the 2016 Fair: German Products in Qingdao on September 8 – 12, 2016, which will take place in the German Street in Qingdao.

After the great success of the past 5 exhibitions, the fair has become the destination not only for Qingdao local people but also for the tourists all over China to enjoy the foreign products as well as the cultural atmosphere. This year, in order to enlarge the scope of this fair and herewith give the visitors further opportunities to experience German and moreover European products and culture, more cultural activities will be arranged. Moreover the European Area will again be kept after last year’s successful try. There will be three areas: German Brand Pavilion, Food & Beverage Area and European Area.

  • German Brand Pavilion

As well known German products mean quality assurance. The German Brand Pavilion will represent Germany’s most famous B-2-C Brands to showcase and sell Germany’s high–quality products. The products will include from car to home appliances, from daily goods to cultural and tourism products, etc to give you extraordinary experience in the German Street.

  • Food & Beverage Area

German food & beverage companies will introduce new tastes to the visitors by offering different kinds of typical German food and drinks, e.g. beer, bread, Riesling wine, sausages, Brathändl, Schwein am Spieß, etc.

  • European Area

With more European counties are eager to join in this fair to showcase European products which are popular in Germany, last year the organizer firstly set up the European area. After the event we received great feedback from the participants and therefore we are glad to announce that we will keep the scale of the fair also in this year. So not only products from Germany and German-speaking countries but also other selected products from other European countries, e.g. France, Italy, Spain, UK, etc. can be found at the 2016 Fair!

Booth space is available for booking now.

Standard Booth Package (for German and European Area):

9 sqm booth-tent, 1 table, 2 chairs, light and tap water, electricity

Price: RMB 1,133 / 9 sqm booth (incl. VAT)

German companies and companies of further European countries with following products are invited to participate in the fair:

  • Automobile
  • Home Appliances
  • Daily Goods
  • Clothes
  • Cosmetics
  • Food & Beverage
  • OTC Drugs, incl. Dietary Supplements; Medical Products & Devices for private use
  • Art Works, Handicrafts
  • Cultural Products, incl. German Language Products & Tourism Products

Standard Booth Package (for F&B Area):
9 sqm booth-tent, 1 table, 2 chairs, light and tap water, electricity.
Price: Price: RMB 1,545 / 9 sqm booth (incl. VAT)

Space is limited! Suitable companies will be chosen on a first-come-first serve base.

Several sponsorship opportunities are available. Please contact us to tailor your sponsorship package according to your company’s requirements.

For further information and for registration, please contact us

Ms. Lucia Liu 刘璐, Project Manager 项目经理
Tel: + 86 10 6410 8459
Mobile: + 86 152 0167 9841
Email: info(at)g-i-events.com