Aktuell: Automotive Roundtable 2017, 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

Automotive Roundtable in Beijing, January 24, 2017

China Used Car Market – Is the Expansion Era Coming? – 

Although still in its early development phase, rapid growth of auto ownership has also injected new vitality for used car market in China. With the blooming of auto market in China experienced steady trade scale increase and structure optimization, the used car trade is growing as well. However there are still some hinder issues such as lack of integrity, evaluation criteria and after-service system, and incomplete policy and regulation and so on holding the growth back. Will China’s used car market make the shift from subordinate position to one of the dominant positions in auto industry? Will the used car go into a high speed, up-going development passage in the future? January Automotive Roundtable will invite the industry players including OEMs, related services platform to share their views.

– in cooperation with Autoköpfe –

– Strategic Partner: EU Chamber – 

When: Tuesday, January 24, 2017, 6 pm

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

(Dinner costs will be paid to the restaurant separately by participants)

7:00 pm: Presentation: The Necessity of Professional Used Car Business and Programs for an OEM

By Mr. Oliver Lajara, Director Fleet Sales & Used Cars, Volkswagen Group Import Co. Ltd.

Mr. Oliver Lajara has over 18 years working experiences in Automotive industry. Since 1998 he worked for Enterprise Rent-A-Car, USA for 3 years. Later he worked as a key account manager in SIXT Leasing from 2001-2003. From 2003-2009, he served as Senior Key Account Manager Asian Manufacturers for Eurotax Schwacke Germany. After that he worked for Hyundai Motor Europe as the General Manager focus on fleet sales & remarketing for 5 years. Since the beginning of 2015, he took the role as the director of fleet sales & used cars at Volkswagen Import, China.  

7:20 pm: Presentation:  Looking Forward to the Used Car Development in 2017

By Mr. Chenyi (Gerry) Wang, Co-founder & CMO, Chejianding, Beijing TGS IT Co. Ltd.

From 2003-2013, Chenyi had 10 years working experience with BMW, MINI in both OEM & Dealers, by taken diversified roles in different areas, Sales consultants, Sales & Marketing coach for startup dealers, Area Manager, Dealer Performance Senior Managers, Customer orientation Senior manager, dealer coaching team lead and so on. Since 2014, he was the vice general manager in LSH auto group focusing on used car strategy for half year. At the end of 2014, Chenyi built up startup company “Beijing TGS IT” focusing on used car market service. Our brand “Chejianding” has generated more than 2 million used car reports in 2016 to support used car buyers avoiding used car buying fraud.

7:40 pm: Panel discussion: China Used Car Market – Is the Expansion Era Coming?

Moderator: 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.

Panel additionally includes:

Mr. Farid Kandil, General Manager China Automotive Solutions, DEKRA East Asia

Working for DEKRA group since almost 10 years, Farid is developing DEKRA Automotive Solutions’ business in China since 2013. Recently appointed as General Manager, he has before assumed responsibility in international Key Account Management and Project Management, operating from Bordeaux, France. From 2007 to 2011 Farid held Director Positions for Used Car Retail Performance and later Remarketing in Germany. Prior to his engagement with DEKRA, Farid worked for years in several 4S dealerships. Along his career path, he has been Used Car sales man, Used Car manager and Outlet General Manager.

8:10 pm: Q&A

Where: Where: Restaurant “Blue Marlin

             No. 4 North Road, East Third Ring, Chaoyang District, Beijing

Fee: 150 RMB/Person, incl. 1 Welcome Drink if registered by January 23

       250 RMB/Person, incl. 1 Welcome Drink at the door without registration
       Free for Annual Sponsors!

       (Please note only cash or pre-payment via bank transfer is accepted)

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 January 23, 2017

In case you register but cannot attend, please cancel your reservation before January 23. Otherwise you will be invoiced for the event

Januar Stammtisch der deutschsprachigen Community in Beijing, 25. Januar, 2017

Wir freuen uns auf einen besonderen Abend mit Tombola mit China’s traditionellem Gebäck und Preisen aus Deutschland um das Neue Chinesische Jahr des Hahns zu begrüßen.

Der Januar Stammtisch wird in Zusammenarbeit mit der Gemeinschaft für Deutschland-Alumni China organisiert und wir freuen uns auf den erweiterten Austausch in der deutschsprachigen Community in Beijing.

Wann: Mittwoch, 25. Januar, 2017, ab 19 Uhr
Wo: Hacker- Pschorr Brauhaus Beijing
        Gate 3, No. 3 Building, 12 XinDong Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing
Mit:   90l Freibier aus der Hacker-Pschorr Brauerei. Solange der Vorrat reicht!
Gebühr: Eintritt Frei bei Anmeldung bis zum 24. Januar 2017
               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 24. Januar 2017 an. Falls Sie trotz Anmeldung doch nicht teilnehmen können, sagen Sie bitte Ihre Teilnahme bis zum 24. Januar 2017 ab.

Vielen Dank an unsere 2017 Sponsoren!
Carl Kühne KG (GmbH & Co.) Beijing Office
Modul 16
TUI China
UNITY Business Consulting (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.

Invitation to participate in 3rd CAR-Symposium in China, April 19-20, 2017, Sheraton, Shanghai Jiading Hotel


Meet with Dr. Ralf Speth, CEO of Jaguar Land Rover, Prof. Rupert Stadler, Chairman of the Board, CEO, Audi AG, and Mr. Li Shufu, Chairman, Geely Group at 3rd CAR-Symposium. After two successful editions of CAR-Symposium in China, Beijing German-Inspired Events Services Co., Ltd. (the organizer of Automotive Roundtable in Beijing) with University Duisburg-Essen will again co-organize the 3rd CAR-Symposium in Sheraton Shanghai Jiading Hotel on April 19-20, 2017 during Auto Show Shanghai. We are glad to take this chance to invite you to join in this one of the most important annual auto congress events.

About the Event

The International CAR-Symposium originated from Germany since 2000. The CAR-Symposium has firmly established itself as the primary event of the automotive industry with over 100 company partners, more than 1,200 participants of OEMs, suppliers and service providers. In addition, it is the most important event of the German Automotive Industry supported by one of the largest engineering departments among German Universities. Following the successful launch of the 1st and 2nd CAR-Symposium in Shanghai and Beijing, we are happy to present 3rd CAR-Symposium in China on April 19th, 2017, the first press day of Auto show China.

Event Program 

April 19th: Welcome Dinner

April 20th: Whole-Day Conference & Exhibition;

Recruiting Fair CAR-Connects

Topics incl.

The New Premium

Future Autonomous Driving

Quality- and Process- Management

Future Regulations and Strategies in China

 Confirmed Keynote Speakers include:  

  • Ralf Speth, CEO, Jaguar Land Rover
  • Rupert Stadler, Chairman of the Board, CEO, Audi AG
  • Li Shufu, Chairman, Geely Group

How to Participate

Sponsorships and Delegate Packages are available for booking now.

Booking before December 31st, 2016 and save 15 % of the package price (Standard Package or Upgrade Package)

  • Standard Package: RMB 37,000 (incl. 3% tax)


Exhibition Spaces (8 m²)

Lecture/Panel discussion (15 minutes)

6 free tickets of the conference: incl. 18th welcome dinner, 19th whole day conference, conference materials, coffee breaks & lunch

Company exposure on all official programs & website

Company advertisement of double pages (A5) within conference proceedings

Meet & greet support

  • Upgrade Package: RMB 50,000 (incl. 3% tax)


Exhibition Spaces (12 m²)

Lecture (15 minutes)

12 free tickets of the conference: incl. 18th welcome dinner, 19th whole day conference, conference materials, coffee breaks & lunch

Exclusive Company exposure on all official programs & website

Company advertisement of double pages (A5) within conference proceedings

Meet & greet support

  • Additional Options:

Catering sponsoring

Exclusive display of sponsor logo (TV screen, menu card…)

  • Get Together Dinner (evening at 18th April): RMB 60,650 (incl. 3% tax)
  • Lunch-Option (19th April): RMB 45,600 (incl. 3% tax)
  • Coffee-Break (19th April): RMB 30,500 (incl. 3% tax)

Exhibitor at the Recruiting Fair CAR-connects

RMB: 6,500 (incl. 3% tax)

  • Delegate Package: RMB 4,200 (incl. 3% tax)

(Register before 31st January, 2017 and get 10 % off!)

Package incl.:

18th welcome dinner

19th whole day conference

Conference materials

Coffee breaks & lunch

Access to the exhibition

Contact Us

If you are interested in joining in as a sponsor, company partner or participant or you just want to be always informed about the current status, please contact:

Ms. Lucia Liu

Tel: 010-6410 8459 & 152 0167 9841

Email: lucia@g-i-events.com