Event Schedule of the 121st Session of Canton Fair

Phase Category Time Location Theme Speakers/Participants
Phase I Domestic Marketing Promotion April 15th
14:30-16:30
No.1 Meeting Room,
C Floor, Area B
Follow "the Belt and Road Initiative", seize the Opportunity in Europe - Aisa Hub - Promotional Event of China - Russia - Mongolia Economic Corridor:Focusing on Heilong Jiang (China) and Maritime Silk Road 1.Municipal Leaders and Business Representatives of Heilongjiang Province,
Guangdong Province, Harbin and so on
2.Leaders of China Foreign Trade Centre
Technology Forum April 16th
14:00-17:00
Exhibition Hall, Third Floor, The Westin Pazhou Auto Parts Technology Forum Roy Wong
SGS Accredited Senior lecturer
Technology Forum April 16th
14:00-17:00
No.8 Meeting Room,
B Floor, Area B
Smart Living:Goes Smart and Digital 1.Dr. Siegfried Pongratz
Expert from German VDE Testing and Certification Institute
2.Li Li
General manager, Qingdao Haier Intelligent Home Appliances Technology Co., Ltd.
3.Lvhui Zhu
R&D Director, Diehl Controls
4.Ruixun Kong
General Secretary, China National Center for Quality Supervision and Test of Electric Appliances
Design Forum April 16th
14:30-16:30
No.2 Meeting Room,
C Floor, Area B
"Dutch Design" X "Chinese Manufacturing" Matchmaking 1.York, Jorg van den Hoven, CEO & Founder of Orange Branding
2.Donald Merks, Design Strategist of VanBerlo
3.Boukje Koch, Founder of Orange Creatives
4.Bram Broeken, Design Director of Design2Gather
Domestic Marketing Promotion April 17th
9:00-12:00
No.8 Meeting Room,
B Floor, Area B
Conference of Mould Index by Huangyan,China 1.CCCME (China Chamber of Commerce for Import and Export of
Machinery and Electronic Products)
2.CDMA(China Die & Mould Industry Association)
3.Circulation Industry Promotion Center of Ministry of Commerce
4.China-Development Net(www.chinadevelopment.com.cn) of
National Development and Reform Commission
5.Leaders of People’s Government of Huangyan,Taizhou
Series Activities of Canton Fair International Pavilion April 17th
14:30-16:00
No.6 Meeting Room,
C Floor, Area B
The Strategies of Brand Protection on the Commercial Distriction of Purchase and Sell in China Lei Zhang, Associate Professor of Guangdong University of Foreign Studies Faculty of Law
Domestic Marketing Promotion April 17th
9:30-11:30
No.1 Meeting Room,
C Floor, Area B
Promotion of Export Merchandise by Liaoning Province 1.Leaders of  Business Department of Liaoning Province and Business Representatives
2.Leaders of China Foreign Trade Centre
Summit of Industries April 17th
14:00-17:00
No.8 Meeting Room,
B Floor, Area B
China Home Appliances & Electronics Summit-Branding and Innovation: 1.Bill Luan
Head of Developer Relations,Greater China,Google
2.Peter Goldman
Global Vice President,Appliance Divison,GFK
3.Jacky Dong
Director of Energy Efficiency Projects, UL 4.Andy Chen
Co-Founder and CEO of ARM Innovation Ecosystem Accelerator
5.Shawn Gao
Chairman Assistant of Ecovacs Co,.Ltd.
5.Yubing Li
CTO of Hefei Meiling Co.,Ltd.
General Manager of Mianyang Meiling Software Technology Co.,Ltd.
6.Dongming Xia
CEO of Beijing Gravity Link Technology Co.,Ltd.
Founder of Google Developers Gravity Link
Series Activities of Canton Fair International Pavilion April 17th
14:30-16:00
No.6 Meeting Room,
C Floor, Area B
The Strategies of Brand Protection on the Commercial Distriction of Purchase and Sell in China Lei Zhang, Associate Professor of Guangdong University of Foreign Studies Faculty of Law
Domestic Marketing Promotion April 17th
9:30-11:30
No.1 Meeting Room,
C Floor, Area B
Promotion of Export Merchandise by Liaoning Province 1.Leaders of Business Department of Liaoning Province and Business Representatives
2.Leaders of China Foreign Trade Centre
Branding and Marketing Forum April 18th
14:00-15:00
PDC Desgin Gallery,
Pearl River Promenade,
Hall 4, Area A
Risk Analysis and Advices on Global Debt Recovery Norris Chan,
Assistant Vice President, Receivable Management Services (HK) Co., Ltd.
Technology Forum April 18th
14:00-17:00
No.8 Meeting Room,
B Floor, Area B
Global Innovation and Value Linkage The International Association of Intelligent Innovation
Phase 2 Branding and Marketing Forum April 23rd
15:30-17:00
No.8 Meeting Room,
B Floor, Area B
The Era of Foreign Trade: Marketing of Digital Branding Michelle Zhang
Product Marketing Manager, Google China
Branding and Marketing Forum April 24th
14:00-15:30
The Comparison of Home Decoration Manufacturing and Exporting Industry in China and in Southeast Asia  Mario Cometa
Global Souring Expert
Fashion and Trend Forum April 24th
15:30-17:00
Pantone Color of the Year 2017 Maryann Wong
Director of Sales and Marketing, Fashion & Home, Pantone X-Rite Asia Pacific Limited
Branding and Marketing Forum April 25th
11:00-12:00
PDC Desgin Gallery,
Pearl River Promenade,
Hall 4, Area A
Exploration of Innovative Quality Control Mode in Internet Plus Age Justin Chen
Founder, President & CEO of ShinyHub, Founder of Tradeaider.com
Enterprise Management Forum April 25th
14:00-15:00
No.8 Meeting Room,
B Floor, Area B
Modern Enterprise Management - EffectiveTeam management Youxing Chen
Associate Professor, Institute of Business Administration, Guangdong University of Finance & Economics
Enterprise Management Forum April 25th
15:00-16:00
Modern Enterprise Management - Corporate Finance and Risk Management Chuanli Zhou,
Professor of Institute of Economic Management, South China Normal University
Enterprise Management Forum April 25th
16:00-17:00
Modern Enterprise Management - Excellent Site Supervisor Kane Zhong
SGS Academy National Project Manager
Branding and Marketing Forum April 26th
13:00-13:30
PDC Desgin Gallery, in front of Hall 4, Pearl River Promenade, Area A Harmonious Cooperation, Protecting Innovation Jie Bai, Deputy Director, Division of Policy and Legal Affairs of Guangzhou Customs District
Qiang Deng,Deputy Chief,Convention Center Customs Office Guangzhou Customs District of P.R.C
Shufa He, Deputy Chief, Intellectual Property Management Section
Phase3 Technology Forum May 1st
14:00-15:30
No.8 Meeting Room,
B Floor, Area B
Textiles and Apparel Supply Chain Optimization
- Solutions to International Requirements for Green Textiles and Sustainable Production
Linda Wegelin, Market Development Manager, TESTEX
Fashion and Trend Forum May 1st
15:30-17:00
Analysis and Application of NCS Colour System for Fashion Kevin Wang
NCS Colour Consultant, Internet Operation Expert, Director of Operation of Colour Consultancy Agency Colourinsight
Fashion and Trend Forum May 2nd
14:00-15:30
The Fashion Trends of Spring-Summer 2018 of Men’s and Women’s  Michael Leow, Fashion Snoops Asia-Pacific Sales and Marketing Director
Fashion and Trend Forum May 2nd
15:30-17:00
Colour Trend for Spring/Summer 2018 - Muse Maryann Wong, Director of Sales and Marketing, Fashion & Home, Pantone X-Rite Asia Pacific Limited
International Marketing Promotion May 2nd
16:00-17:30
No.2 Meeting Room,             C Floor,Area B Policy Recommendation of Market Purchasing  R&F Global Merchandise City
Fashion and Trend Forum May 3rd
14:00-15:30
No.8 Meeting Room,
B Floor, Area B
Trends & New Business Opportunities: How to Understand Buyers'Needs and Offer Them What They Want Before Anyone Else Jaana Jatyri, CEO of Trendstop Global Trend Forecasting Agency 
Branding and Marketing Forum May 3rd
15:30-17:00
Embracing Foreign Trade 3.0 with Free Order-Management Tools Justin Chen
Founder, President & CEO of ShinyHub, Founder of Tradeaider.com 
Fashion and Trend Forum May 3rd
15:00-17:00
No.2 Meeting Room,
C Floor, Area B
Business Matching Meeting of Fujian Province, Malaysia and India ·China Foreign Trade Centre
·Department of Commerce of Fujian Province
·Consulate General Of Malaysia in Guangzhou
·Consulate General Of India in Guangzhou
Fashion and Trend Forum May 3rd
16:00-17:30
No.1 Meeting Room ,             C Floor, Area B Analysis of Global Fashion Trends ·Kevin Wang, Director of operation of Colour Consultancy Agency Colourinsight
·Jorg van den Hoven, CEO & Founder of Orange Branding 
·Tony Zhong, Founder of Blue Space Co., Ltd.
Phase 1 Quick Talks April 15th
14:00-15:00
PDC Desgin Gallery, in front of Hall 4, Pearl River Promenade, Area A Global Marketing Summit of Intelligent Manufactured in China - The Path of Intelligent Innovation The International Association of Intelligent Innovation
New Product Launch April 15th
15:30-16:30
Wirless ∙ Limitless Suzhou Superdesign Industrial Design Co., Ltd
PDC Design Talks April 16th
11:00-12:00
Global Marketing Summit of Intelligent manufactured in China - Design innovation 4.0 The International Association of Intelligent Innovation
Quick Talks April 16th
13:00-14:00
Humanism and Industrial Design Weiqiang Yang (Founder)
LKK Design Group 【LKK Design * LKKER】
Suzhou Superdesign Industrial Design Co.,Ltd
Chinno Industrial Design Co., Ltd.
PDC Design Talks April 16th
15:30-16:30
Localization and Globalization of Product Innovation LKK Design Group 【LKK Design * LKKER】
PDC Design Talks April 17th
11:00-12:00
Global Marketing Summit of Intelligent Manufactured in China - Evolution of Intelligent Lifestyle The International Association of Intelligent Innovation
New Product Launch April 17th
14:00-15:00
Wonderful Creations 2017 Wenjie Lin, General Manager, Foshan Hoyidea Industrial Design Co.,ltd
PDC Design Talks April 17th
15:30-16:30
Yingjiu Black Tea Appreciation Tian Junmin, Director of SCAU Scholar Cultural Communication Center
PDC Design Talks April 18th
11:00-12:00
The Beauty of Greek  Wang Yanli, Chief Delegate, Greek Agricultural Products Asian Promotion Center 
Phase 2 PDC Design Talks April 23rd
11:00-12:00
PDC Desgin Gallery, in front of Hall 4, Pearl River Promenade, Area A Maritime Silk & Ceramic Route - Set off Again from CHINA WHITE Chi Zhu Xiang, General Manager, Germany Shunmei Group
PDC Design Talks April 23rd
13:00-13:45
What Are You Selling?  Josephine Woo, Director, JW Brand & Marketing Consulting Company
Quick talks April 23rd
14:00-15:00
Better Design, Better Life LKK Design Group 【LKK Design * LKKER】
D&E International (Jiangsu)
GCC Design (Ningbo)
Milon Design (Foshan)
New Products Launch April 23rd
15:30-16:30
Create and Make Useful Household Items GCC Design (Ningbo)
PDC Design Talks April 24th
11:00-12:00
2018 S/S Design Trend and Fashion Analysis Collectionstock Limited
PDC Design Talks April 24th
14:00-15:00
Localization and Globalization of Product Innovation LKK Design Group 【LKK Design * LKKER】
PDC Design Talks April 24th
15:30-16:30
2018-2019 International Design Trend of Household Items  Yanzhi Li, Design Manager, Decogo Information Technology (GZ) Co.,Ltd
Brand Marketing Seminar  April 25th
11:00-12:00
International Trade and Brand Marketing Seminar Justin Chen
Founder, President & CEO of ShinyHub
Founder of Tradeaider.com 
New Products Launch April 25th
14:00-15:00
New Products Launch Creadys Design
PDC Design Talks April 25th
15:30-16:30
Yingjiu Black Tea Appreciation Tian Junmin, Director of SCAU Scholar Cultural Communication Center
PDC Design Night April 25th
18:00-20:30
Pazhou Westin Ball Room, 3rd Floor China Creative Brands Ceremony * PDC Design Night Xiaoman Group
PDC Design Talks April 26th
11:00-12:00
PDC Desgin Gallery, in front of Hall 4.2, Pearl River Promenade, Area A Beautiful Greece Thalia, General Manager, Greek Agricultural Products Asian Promotion Center 
New Products Launch April 26th
14:00-15:00
New Products Launch Jun Du, CEO of D&E International
PDC Design Talks April 26th
15:30-16:30
2018-2019 International Design Trend of Household Items  Yanzhi Li, Design Manager, Decogo Information Technology (GZ) Co.,Ltd
Phase 3 PDC Fashion Show May 1st
11:00-11:30
PDC Design Gallery, in front of Hall 4, Pearl River Promenade, Area A RFMC · the 121st Canton Fair PDC Fashion Show Opening Show R&F Global Merchandise City
May 1st
11:30-12:00
Health · Nature Guangzhou Textiles Industry & Trade Holdings Ltd.
May 1st
13:30-13:45
Jili Fashion 2018 S/S New Collection Release Chaozhou JILI Arts & Crafts Industrial Co., Ltd.
May 1st
13:45-14:00
Milan 2017 New Collection Release Chaozhou Milan Fashion Co., Ltd.
May 1st
14:00-14:15
Pretty Laddy · Breathtaking Beauty Guangdong Pretty Lady Wedding Dress Co., Ltd.
May 1st
14:15-14:30
Chaozhou Pearl  Fashion Release Chaozhou Pearl Fashions Co., Ltd.
May 2nd
11:00-11:15
Xindadi Fashion Plaza Knit Sweater, Jersey Collection Release Guangzhou Style Garment Co., Ltd. 
May 2nd
11:15-11:30
Guangzhou Yiwen Garment Co., Ltd.
May 2nd
11:30-12:00
Xindadi Fashion Plaza Joint Show
May 2nd
13:30-13:45
Inspiring Talents Guangdong Industry Technical College
May 2nd
13:45-14:00
China Suzhou Embroidery Suzhou Embroidery Investment and Development Co., Ltd.
PDC Fashion Show Night  May 2nd       
18:00-20:30
Ball Room of 3rd Floor, The Westin Pazhou,   The 121st Canton Fair R&F Global Merchandise City【Origin +】 · PDC Fashion Show Night R&F Global Merchandise City
May 3rd        
18:00-20:30
The 121st Canton Fair Changshu Garments Town of China·PDC Fashion Show Night Changshu Garments Town of China


Note: The last update of this schedule was on April 7th. For more details, please visit: http://www.cantonfair.org.cn/cn/Conferences/index.aspx.