Patrick Schwerdtfeger is available to speak in Chongqing as a leading authority on technology, demographics (particularly in Asia) and global business trends. He’s the author of the award-winning book Marketing Shortcuts for the Self-Employed (2011, Wiley) and a regular speaker for Bloomberg TV. If you are planning a business conference at the Chongqing Science and Technology Convention Center on Xingai Avenue in Yubei, the Convention Center of River Romance Hotel on Shuanggang Road in Yuzhong, the Wanyou Conifer International Convention Center on Changjiang 2nd Road or some other convention space in Chongqing, China, Patrick will deliver the excitement and buzz you’re looking for. As a motivational keynote speaker, his primary objective is to leave attendees inspired, energized and excited to improve their businesses.
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Chongqing has many conference facilities, including:
- Chongqing International Convention & Exhibition Center on Chongqing
- Sheraton Chongqing Hotel on Nanbin Road
- Ramada Plaza ChongQing West on Wuxing Avenue
- Holiday Inn Chongqing North on Wuhong Road
- Holiday Inn Express Chongqing Jinxiucheng on Songpai Road
- Other meeting spaces in Guang’an, Luzhou and Enshi
General Information about Chongqing, China, for Meeting Planners
One of the five national central cities in the People’s Republic of China, Chongqing is situated on the northern tip of the Yunnan-Guizhou Plateau in Southwestern China. It boasts a population of over 28 million and serves as a cultural and historical city in the country. Included in the top 20 emerging cities in China, it is the headquarter of several local and foreign companies such as Chang’an Automobile and Acer, and houses several convention centers. Some of the conference facilities in Chongqing include the Chongqing International Convention & Exhibition Center, and the 7 Days Inn Chongqing Nanping Convention Center. Chongqing is known to have hosted several International events in the past few years which include Global Women Vendors Exhibition and Forum Chongqing 2011 and China International Expo of Cloud Computing 2012. Here is Patrick’s economic forecast for China.
2014 Business Conventions in Chongqing, China
During 2014, Chongqing will play host to numerous business events. The 2nd Annual Nuclear Information Technology (China) Forum 2014, hosted by Innch International will take place in April at Wyndham Grand Plaza Royale Oriental Shanghai. Transnational Corporations and Development in China: Challenges and Opportunities, hosted by Transnational Corporations Review (TNCR) will take place in July at a venue yet to be announced. GICC will host the 6th China Unconventional Oil & Gas Summit 2014, in April at Crown Plaza Chongqing Riverside Hotel on Nanping East Rd. The 20th IEEE International Conference on Embedded and Real – Time Computing Systems and Applications (RTCSA 2014), hosted by RTCSA will be held in August at a venue yet to be announced in Chongqing.
2013 Business Conferences in Chongqing, China
Chongqing China is going to bring us numerous conferences. These include the China International Building Decoration & Ecological Building Materials Exhibition hosted by China Chongqing Leven Exhibition Co., Ltd. (LEVEN EXPO) which will be held in April at the Chongqing Exhibition Center High-Tech Zone. Additionally, Chong Qing Construction Industry Association, along with Chongqing Federation of Industry & Commerce (General Chamber) Association of Dealers of Building Materials and Chongqing Leven Exhibition Co., Ltd, is hosting the 2013 China Stone Fair (CQStone 2013) at the Chongqing International Convention & Exhibition Center in May. Furthermore, China International Casting and Die-casting Technology Exhibition hosted by the Beijing Dingchengchuangying International Exhibition Co Ltd will be held in Chongqing International Convention and Exhibition Center in September.
Chongqing Food Choices for Convention Attendees
While attending a business conference in Chongqing, China, experience some of the local flavors at famous restaurants including the Little Swan Hot Pot, Lǎo Sìchuān Dájiǔlǒu, Propitious Winds and Made in Kitchen. Little Swan Hot Pot (Phone: 023-6785-5328) in the Jianxin Bei Lu Yubei District has five kinds of broth and 30 different types of meats, vegetables, and noodles. Lǎo Sìchuān Dájiǔlǒu (Phone: 023-6382-6644) near the Minzu Lu Liberation Monument is a great option for spicy Asian cuisine that is still tolerable (not too spicy) for western guests. Propitious Winds (Phone: 023-6862-3123) at the second level of Hua Yuan Yu Gao Complex in the Nanan District features clay pots, spring water chicken and other authentic Chinese dishes. Set below the Three Gorges Museum, Made in Kitchen (Phone: 023-6363-6228) on Renmin Lu has a good mix of Chinese and Western cuisines and a fine wine list as well.
Chongqing Attractions for Conference Delegates
If you have some time after attending a business conference in Chongqing, a major city in Southwest China, visit some of its attractions like the Great Hall of the People, Jinyun Mountain, Shibaozhai and Ci Qi Kou. The Great Hall of the People is situated on Xuetian Wan Renmin Road and is a huge auditorium regarded as the emblem of the city. Jinyun Mountain is a natural reserve known by the name, World’s Botanical Gardens and is located on the banks of Jialing River in the Beibei District. Shibaozhai is a 12-story pavilion on a steep rocky hill and is 278 KM from Chongqing on the banks of Yangtze River. Ci Qi Kou is an ancient porcelain village which is 14 KM west from the city.