Basel – Shanghai Night

at the Swatch Art Peace Hotel

Event Details


Swatch Art Peace Hotel
5-6/F, 23 Nanjing Dong Lu near Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu; 南京东路23号5-6楼, 近中山东一路 , Shanghai, Shanghai China


May 14, 2013 from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

On the occasion of the visit of a delegation from the Canton of Basel-Stadt, swissnex China and SwissCham invite you to join a panel discussion on

“The economic significance of Sino – Swiss relations”
on Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at the Swatch Art Peace Hotel at the Bund
Focusing on the partnership between Basel and Shanghai, the panelists will share their insights about the economic impact of the strong relationship between the two countries. Milestones of more than five years of successful cooperation, and future upcoming highlights will be topics of the discussion.
We invite you to follow the discussion and we are looking forward to an inspiring evening with you!


5.30 – 6.00pm   Registration and doors opening

6.10pm                 Welcome by Andreas Luchsinger, President SwissCham Shanghai and

                           Pascal Marmier, Executive Director swissnex China (moderation)

6.20pm                Panel discussion with

                                Dr. Carlo Conti, Vice Mayor of the Canton of Basel-Stadt

                                Prof. Dr. Antonio Loprieno, Rector of the University of Basel

                                Heinrich Schellenberg, Consul General of Switzerland

                                Dr. En Li, Member of SwissCham, Head of China Novartis Institute for BioMedical Research, Shanghai

7.00pm               Q&A

7.30pm               Cocktail reception, a selection of beverages and delicious creations of finger food

8.30pm               Official end