Food Valley Summit 2018
During the Food Valley Summits on 10-11 October various international speakers from both food industry, ingredient industry, research organisation as well as academia will share their visions on new and future developments in Sustainable Proteins and Sports & Nutrition. Your Op will be giving a presentation during accelerate session Explore | New markets outside Europe in 2018-2019. Register on https://www.foodvalley.nl/program-sports-nutrition-summit-2018/
China Business Week
From 24-27 September the 5th edition of China Business Week took place. Companies who are (interested in) doing business with China, gained more insight through workshops and round table sessions. The F&B round table session was lead by Your Op.
Breakfast meeting Dutch Minister of Trade
Breakfast meeting with Dutch Minister Foreigner Trade & Development Sigrid Kaag to talk about women entrepreneurs in China, during economic mission led by Prime Minister Mark Rutte.
HAPPY NEW YEAR! HAPPY 2018 !
Missie High Tech to Nanjing, Suzhou & Shanghai
Together with Brabant Development Agency, Your Op organized a succesfull trademission, end of October 2017. The delegation consisted of High Tech companies from the Province of North Brabant and was led by Mr. Wim van der Donk, King's Commisioner. The delegation visited the cities Nanjing, Suzhou and Shanghai. For each company tailor-made matchmaking meetings were arranged. For more info about outcome of the matchmaking meetings read this article.
Food & Beverage Mission - May 2017
In May, a delegation of Dutch F&B companies went on trade mission to Shanghai and Hangzhou. We visited the SIAL fair in Shanghai and some companies exhibited on the fair. Furthermore, we did some company visits to Hema Fresh (onderdeel van Alibaba) , Kaola (onderdeel van NetEase) en Yihaodian (onderdeel van JD.com).
On the occasion of the start of Chinese New Year, Your Op was invited to the radio station of BNR news radio for the program, Ask me anything. Ching Ping was as side kick to answer listeners' questions about Chinese New Year and doing business in China. Listen here (Dutch only)