Basel-Shanghai Business Forum

Based on the successful Sister City Partnership between Basel and Shanghai, the China Business Platform proudly announces the launch of the “Basel-Shanghai Business Forum” taking place in Basel on September 18, 2014. 

Event Details


Ramada Plaza Basel
Basel, Switzerland


September 17, 2014


200 CHF

The Basel-Shanghai Business Forum is an event for business people from China and Switzerland to exchange ideas and to establish new partnerships. Listen to exciting keynote speeches and panel discussions by experienced business representatives and China specialists. Networking breaks will offer plenty of opportunities to meet interesting people and potential business partners.

Details of the full-day event can be found here.
Register online before August 31, 2014.

Keynote Speakers include:

• Felix Aepli, CEO Knowhow Transfer (former CEO Asia Pacific at Geberit)
• Dr Hans-Jakob Roth, Diplomat in Residence Geneva Centre for Security Policy (former Swiss Consul General in China)
• Dr Laurenz Kellenberger, CSO Basilea Pharmaceutica International & Chairman Basilea Pharmaceutica China
• Pascal Brenneisen, Vice President Scienceindustries, Novartis Switzerland (former Country President, Novartis Switzerland and former China Director of Wander Novartis Nutrition)
• Martin Miller, Head International Desk at Commerzbank AG (former Head Commerzbank China)
• Robert McCauley, Senior Adviser, Bank for International Settlements BIS (former Chief Representative for Asia and the Pacific at BIS)