CIYEC to Hold Conference on International Cooperation and Development for Young Entrepreneurs

Updated: 2023-03-31

The China International Youth Exchange Center (CIYEC) will hold a Conference on International Cooperation and Development for Young Entrepreneurs from April 25 to 26 in Beijing. 

The event is designed to further gather the wisdom and strength of young entrepreneurs from all countries and lead youth to play a vital role in promoting economic growth and technological innovation and social progress, to further fuel the growth of the nation's dual-circulation development paradigm, and to inject impetus into the recovery of the global economy.

The conference, with the theme of "Reshape Growth, Cooperate for Win-win Results", will consist of a round table, a forum and sub-forums. Around 200 young entrepreneurs and figures in political and business fields from all over the world will attend the event, either online or offline, and will conduct extensive and in-depth exchanges to explore new paths for global economic recovery in the post-pandemic era.

I. Date

April 25 to 26, 2023

II. Theme

Reshape Growth, Cooperate for Win-win Results

III. Location

The 21st Century Hotel

IV. Organizer

China International Youth Exchange Center

V. Co-organizers

Secretariat of International Commercial Dispute Prevention and Settlement Organization (ICDPASO)

China Chamber of International Commerce (ICC China) Belt and Road Commission

Hong Kong Trade and Development Council (HKTDC)

ASEAN Young Entrepreneurs Council

China Young Entrepreneurs Association

VI. Scale

200 representatives, of whom 100 are from China and 100 from other countries

VII. Application Requirements

1. Applicants to attend the Conference must be a senior executive of a legally incorporated entity (company) who has responsibility for significant matters in that company.

2. Representatives at the Conference will be selected from all applicants after comprehensive assessment by the General Assembly Secretariat. Selected applicants who will participate in the Conference as Representatives will be announced later.

3. Representatives will be responsible for their own round-trip transportation and accommodation expenses.

4. Please scan the QR code below to apply before April 5.


VIII. Contacts

Contacts: Zhang Mengting, Jiang Guangxiu

Tel: 010-64664804, 010-64640765, 64683311-3601



April 25

Forenoon: Opening Ceremony

(Theme: Reshape Growth, Cooperate for Win-win Results)

Speeches by the following Guests

The Head of the All-China Youth Federation

QIU Xiaoping, Vice-Chairman of All-China Federation of Industry and Commerce

The Vice-Director of the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (TBC)

ZHU Hongren, Executive Vice Chairman & Director General of the China Enterprise Confederation

Tom Luckock, Deputy Chair of the China-Australia Chamber of Commerce

Abhishek KUMAR, President of the Entrepreneurs Association of India

YU Tengqun, Chairman of the ICC Belt and Road Commission

Keynote Speeches

QI Bin, Vice President of China Investment Corporation

Luis RUBIO, President of the Spanish Chamber of Commerce in China

Deliver Beijing Declaration on International Cooperation for Youth Entrepreneurs

Announce the establishment of the International Alliance of Young Entrepreneurs Associations

Noon: Exchange Luncheon

Afternoon: The Main Forum on Global Economic Recovery

(Theme: New Opportunities · Global Economic Recovery)

Keynote Speeches

Topic 1: Break the Deadlock · Explore New Paths for Global Economic Recovery

Invited Guests:

ZHANG Yongjun, Deputy Economic Manager of China Center for International Economic Exchanges

Nicolas Poirot, President of Air Liquide (China) Investment Co.

LIU Jiachen, mayor of Kunming, Yunnan Province

LIN Nan, Vice Mayor of Chengdu, Sichuan Province

A Representative of the Foreign Swiss Chamber of Commerce in China (TBC)

Topic 2: Reshape · Improve the Stability of Industrial Supply Chain Restructuring

Invited Guests:

Head of Department of International Trade and Economic Relations, Ministry of Commerce (TBC)

Vice Mayor of Guangzhou, Guangdong Province (TBC)

XU Gang, CEO of Airbus China

UEDA Toshihiro, Vice President of the Japanese Chamber of Commerce in China and Executive Director of ACG Co., Ltd

A representative of the Danish Chamber of Commerce in China (TBC)

Topic 3: Symbiosis· Enhance Multilateral Cooperation and Promote Mutual Benefit and Win-win Results

Invited Guests:

LIU Chao, Secretary General of the International Commercial Dispute Prevention and Settlement Organization

ZHONG Yongxi, General Representative of the Chinese Mainland branch of the Hong Kong Trade Development Council

DING Wei, Mayor of Qinhuangdao, Hebei Province

Sergelenbaatar BATSAMBUU, President of the Mongolian Youth Federation

Uros BULATOVIC, President of the Union of Young Entrepreneurs of Montenegro

Joaquin Zoilo VEDOYA, President of the Argentina National Union of Young Entrepreneurs

Evening: Meeting on Enterprise Recommendation and Introduction

April 26

Forenoon: Parallel Forum 1: "Liangma International Dialogue"

(Theme: Green·Digital·Smart Manufacturing)

Invited Guests:

LU Yuebing, Chairman of Air Liquide (China) Holding Co., Ltd.

YAO Jinli, Director of Shan Xi Meijin Energy

DAI Zhen, Chairman of Zhejiang Anji Zhidian Holding Co., Ltd, Founder of Newlink

LIU Hengwei, Executive Vice President of ENGIE China

WANG Yaokun, Vice President of Thyssenkrupp China Investment Co., Ltd.

MA Bin, Vice President of Tencent Technology Co., Ltd

ZHOU Bing, Vice President of Intel, General Manager of Corporate Affairs of Intel China.

SHANG Rong, Vice President of Public Relations of Microsoft Asia-Pacific R & D Group

Parallel Forum 2: ASEAN +3 (China, Japan and South Korea) Young Entrepreneurs Dialogue

(Theme: New Pattern of Regional Economic Integration)

Speeches by Guests

Director of Department of Asian Affairs, Ministry of Commerce (TBC)

Bagas Adhadirgha, Chair of ASEAN Young Entrepreneurs Council, President of Young Entrepreneurs Association of Indonesia

The Minister of Economic Section of the Embassy of Japan in China (TBC)

LIU Fugen, Economic Minister of the Embassy of the Republic of Korea in China

Guest Dialogue

Invited Guests:

Fatin ARIFIN, President of Young Entrepreneurs Association of Brunei

Seang Sopagna, President of CAM-ASEAN International Institute, Former President of Young Entrepreneurs Association of Cambodia (YEAC)

Philaiphone VONGPRASEUTH, Vice President of Young Entrepreneurs Associations of Laos

Deborah Melissa BOTTREAU, President of Malaysian Young Entrepreneurs ASEAN Association

Charmaine N CO, President of Philippine Young Entrepreneurs Association

Mohamed, President of Alliance for Young Business Leaders of Singapore Business Federation 

Sirida Nagadatta, Secretary General of Committee Young Entrepreneur of the Thai Chamber of Commerce

Aung THURA, President of the Myanmar Young Entrepreneurs Association

Pham Thi Bich Hue, Vice President of Vietnam Young Entrepreneurs Association

Lee SANG-HYUN, President of Junior Chamber International (JCI) the ROC

Executive Vice President of the Junior Chamber International (JCI) Japan (TBC)

CHEN Changsi, General Manager of China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation

Vice President of China Youth Entrepreneurs Association (TBC)

Afternoon: Visits

Group 1: Visit the Beijing Economic-Technological Development Area, Beijing Benz Automotive Co., Ltd., and BOE.

Have discussions and exchanges with the management committee of the Beijing Economic-Technological Development Area and enterprise representatives.

Group 2: Visit Beijing Lize Financial Business District and YiLi Beijing Business Operation Center.

Have discussions and exchanges with the management committee of Beijing Lize Financial Business District and enterprise representatives.