Canada-China Cooperation Symposium
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Canada-China Society of Science and Technology (CSST)
SYMPOSIUM '95 ANNOUNCEMENT
Dear CSST Members:
Canada-China Society of Science and Technology (CSST) will hold the 2nd
Annual Symposium on Cooperation between Canada and China in Science,
Technology and Trade in Vancouver Trade and Convention Centre on Monday,
April 10th, 1995. All CSST members are encouraged to participate in this
event. Attached please find a copy of the Symposium Agenda and the
Registration form. Our ad has appeared in Vancouver Sun (Saturday, March 25,
1995, page C7).
This year, we have invited outstanding speakers from Government Officials of
both Canada and China, and from Executives of Canadian companies who have
successfully entered the emerging markets in China and Asia. Co-sponsored by
Science Council of BC, the symposium will not only give you the updated
information in China, it will also provide you unique opportunities to meet
executives of local hi-tech companies. In particular, it will be of great
benefit to you for searching JOBS, TECHNOLOGICAL COOPERATION and BUSINESS
In addition, you are welcomed to submit a paper (and a recent photo) to the
symposium. If selected by the Organizing Committee, the paper and photo will
be printed in the symposium program. This is the privilege only for our
fellow CSST members.
If you have any question, please don't hesitate to contact us. We look
forward to seeing you soon.
COOPERATION BETWEEN CANADA AND CHINA IN SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, AND TRADE
What China Is Looking for & What Canada Can Supply
CSST SYMPOSIUM 95
Canada-China Society of Science and Technology (CSST) is a non-political, non-
profit organization whose major objectives are to promote scientific exchange,
technological cooperation, and business trades between the two countries. It
has several hundred members in various fields of science and technology across
Canada. CSST has organized events such as symposia, business trips to China,
and technology transfer. Its endeavours have been warmly endorsed by
governments and private sectors.
The 1st symposium on cooperation between Canada and China was held in Robson
Square Conference Centre in Vancouver last year, attracting more than 250
people. The audience has gained experience from the outstanding speakers
covering a wide range of exciting topics concerning cooperation with the
fastest growing area.
CSST is pleased to announce the 2nd annual symposium. Co-sponsored by Science
Council of BC, the symposium will focus on the comparison of science and
technologies between the two countries, the current business environment in
China, and new venture opportunities. Government officials will highlight
the current policies and needs in Chinese markets. Hi-tech companies will
tell their first-hand experiences and successful stories of cooperation and
doing business in China and Asia in telecommunications, biotechnology,
forestry, transportation, computing, and much more!
Venue: Vancouver Trade & Convention Centre, Vancouver, B.C.
Time: Monday, April 10th, 1995
5:30 - 7:00 pm: reception and dinner
7:00 - 10:30 pm: symposium
Registration: Suite 206, Imperial Square, 4585 Canada Way, Burnaby, B.C.,
Tel: (604) 298-9819 Fax: (604) 298-5813
Inquiry: Mr. J.C. Yu, Tel: (604) 857-9662/864-8843, Fax: 864-8843
Dr. Yenyou Zheng, Tel: (604) 822-2477/222-0883, Fax: 222-0883
AGENDA AND SPEAKERS
5:30-6:15 pm - Registration and Reception
6:15-7:00 pm - Dinner & Dinner Speech
Mr. Raymond Chan, Secretary of State for Asia-Pacific
Mr. Zhaoxi Ning, Vice Consul-General, Consulate General of PRC
7:00-7:10 pm - Opening Address
Mr. J.C. Yu, Chairman, CSST
7:10 -8:15 pm - Governmental Policies and Programs:
Mr. Ron Woodward, President, Science Council of BC
Dr. Deborah George, Assistance Deputy Minister of Employment &
Investment of BC
Mr. Zhiming Liu, Consul for Sci & Tech, Consulate General of PRC
Mr. Ming Xu, Consul for Education, Consulate General of PRC
8:15 -8:30 pm - Coffee Break
8:30 - 10:15 pm - Technological Applications, Business and Trade:
Dr. Michael Smith, Nobel Laureate, Biotech Laboratories, UBC
Mr. J.M. Little, President, Syndel Laboratories Ltd.
Mr. Ho Yee Low, Hughes Aircraft of Canada Ltd.
Mr. Elmer Sum, Managing Director, Orion 2000 Technologies Ltd.
Mr. Douglas Chun, Norsat International Inc.
Dr. Weiwu Zhou, BC Transportation & Highways
Mr. Paul Binotto, Vice President, Astrographic Industries Ltd.
Dr. Xiaoping Yuan, BC Forestry
Mr. Lifeng Wang, President, XingXing Computer Consultants Ltd.
10:15 -10:30 pm - Closing Address:
Dr. Suezone Chow, Chairman, Science Council of BC
Science Council of BC
Special Thanks to:
Consulate General of PRC in Vancouver
Arno Instruments and Computer Systems Co.
Worrall, Scott and Page
Vancouver Trade & Convention Centre
REGISTRATION FORM -CSST SYMPOSIUM 95
Please reserve _________ tickets @ $50/$90 (incl. GST) = $____________Total
Fee (incl. dinner):
Register by Friday, April 7, 1995: $10-student; $50-CSST member;
$90-Non-member Walk-in: $100
Payment: Mail this form with a cheque (payable to CCSST) to:
#206, Imperial Square, 4585 Canada Way, Burnaby, BC, V5G 4L6
Or FAX this form to (604) 298-5813 and bring the cheque to the site.
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