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Hi-Tech Entrepreneurs in the Chinese Startup Scene: Empowered by Women in Tech


08 Mar 2018 18:00


Cantersteen 12
1000  Brussels


Innovation & Enterprise

Event Location


Event Description

ChinaEU, an official co-organiser of Startup Europe Week 2018, has chosen the International Women's Day to hold an event entitled "Hi-Tech Entrepreneurs in the Chinese Startup Scene: Empowered by Women in Tech", to take place on 8 March at 18:00-20:30 in Brussels.

The event will be held at at BeCentral, a very popular new co-working space in the heart of Brussels ( - and will bring together an audience of Belgian/European startups to learn from and network with Shenzhen's European Office for Trade and Investment, Fosun Group and the China-Belgium Technology Center, who will be presenting existing programs and initiatives in place to support European entrepreneurs to move to China or find investors/business partners there. 

Opening the session will be Mr Andrey Novakov, the youngest Member of the European Parliament, Mr Laurent Hublet, Former Advisor to Belgian Deputy Minister & Minister for Telecommunications and Digital Agenda Alexander de Croo and now Co-Founder & Managing Director of BE CENTRAL, and Mr Yang Xiaoguang, Counsellor of the Chinese Mission to the EU. 

Presentations by the Chinese speakers will be followed by remarks by representatives of - the association of Belgian startups - and European Startup Network - the network of 24 startup associations across Europe.

The event will be followed by a small reception, where guests will be able to further network in the company of some good Qingdao beer and Chinese xiaoshi (finger food).

View the full agenda of the event and register at the following link:

About Startup Europe Week (SEW):
SEW is the largest multi-event of its kind for startups in Europe to showcase the support available to entrepreneurs on a city and regional level. This year embraces the third edition of SEW (@startupeuw), which will see over 300 events in more than 50 countries in the week of 5-9 March 2018.  Join the official #SEW18 social media campaign here!  

About ChinaEU:
ChinaEU is the Brussels-based association for the development of cooperation, investments and joint research projects between Chinese ad European digital business players. Make sure to follow @ChinaEU_eu on twitter for further news!