Upcoming Events


City of Monash: China Ready Checklist - SME Briefing Series

06 September 2017

Function Room, Monash Council Civic Centre

Before leaping into the Chinese market, companies should be ready to face an array of planning and operational business challenges. ACBC Victoria is running a series of briefings in 2017 to assist small to medium enterprises understand the complexities of doing business with China.

We are pleased to invite you to a lunchtime briefing focused on our China Ready Checklist which seeks to equip you and your business with the necessary information for planning and commencing commercial operations in or with China. 

Our speaker is Mr Peter Stephens, finance executive with extensive commercial experience in senior roles within growing Australian, US and European MNCs in Australia and across the Asia Pacific over a 30+ year career. 

Peter will cover topics such as: 

  • Why do you want to go to China?
  • Pre-planning and due diligence
  • What to look out for
  • How to set up a presence in China
  • Other considerations such as entry point, risk, tax, IP and government assistance
  • Where you can get help

Peter’s presentation will be followed by a panel discussion with case studies Infinity Education Ark and iBuild. Jackson Yin and Michelle Dong will provide insight into how their companies entered the China market and what to look out for when pursuing this process.

This will be followed by chances for discussion and Q&A, as well as networking opportunities.

Date:           Wednesday 6 September 2017
Time:           12.15pm for 12.30pm - 2.00pm (includes light lunch)
Venue:         Function Room, Monash Council Civic Centre
Cost:            $30 General Admission (+GST and online booking fee)

Dress:         Business Attire 
Enquiries:   (03) 9027 5606