Patrick Schwerdtfeger is available to speak in Tianjin as a leading authority on technology, self-employment 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 Tianjin Quanhang Binhai Convention Center on Xueyuan Road in Binhai, the Convention Center of Centre Plaza on Jiefang North Road in Heping, the Tianjin Dongli Convention Center on Jintang Road in Dongli or some other convention space in Tianjin, 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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Tianjin has many conference facilities, including:
- Sheraton Tianjin Hotel on Zijinshan Road
- The Westin Tianjin on 101 Nanjing Road
- Hotel Nikko Tianjin on 189 Nanjing Road
- Crowne Plaza Tianjin Binhai on 55 Zhongxin Avenue Airport Industrial Park
- Renaissance Tianjin Lakeview Hotel on Binshui Road
- Other meeting spaces in Tangshan, Langfang and Cangzhou
General Information about Tianjin, China, for Meeting Planners
With more than 12.9 million residents (2010 Census), Tianjin is the sixth-largest city of the People’s Republic of China. It’s situated in Northern China at the northern tip of the Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal. Tianjin houses several conference facilities including the Renaissance Tianjin Teda Hotel & Convention Centre and the Tianjin Meijiang Conference & Exhibition Center. Within the city, global companies such as Motorola, Novo Nordisk and Airbus have large regional offices. Tianjin hosted the 6th China Cruise Shipping Convetion as well as the China Petroleum & Chemical International Conference (CPCIC) in 2011. Here is Patrick’s economic forecast for China.
2014 Business Conventions in Tianjin, China
Tianjin will play host to hundreds of business conferences in 2014. Aeromart Summit Tianjin 2014, hosted by BCI Aerospace – BCI – Organisation Generale Aeromart will be held in June at Tianjin Binhai Convention & Exhibition Center ( BICEC). XIII International Business and Economy Conference (IBEC) (IBEC2014), hosted by International Business and Economy Association will be held in January at Tianjin Polytechnic University. China International Power Transmission & Control Technique Exhibition, hosted by China International Power Transmission & Control Technique Exhibition will be held in August at Tianjin Meijiang Convention & Exhibition Center. In October, China Mining 2014 – The 16th China Mining Conference and Exhibition 2014, hosted by Ministry of Land & Resources Of The P.R.C. Will be held at Tianjin Meijiang Convention & Exhibition Center.
2013 Business Conferences in Tianjin, China
Tianjin China will bring us hundreds of conventions and summits during 2013. Some of these large gatherings include Zhenwei Exhibition Group’s 2013 China International Exhibition for Copper Industry which will be held in March at Tianjin Meijiang Convention and Exhibition Center. Aside from that, International Desalination Association (IDA) is hosting the 2013 International Desalination Association World Congress at the new Meijiang Convention and Exhibition Center in October. Also, the (ICDE) International Council for Open and Distance Education will host its 25th ICDE World Conference on Open and Distance Learning at Tianjin Open University in October. More so, the Chinese Anticancer Association is holding its 22nd Asia Pacific Cancer Conference (APCC) “Innovation and Growth of Cancer Prevention and Treatment” in October.
Speaking Opportunities for Aspiring Speakers in Tianjin
Tianjin Toastmasters clubs are a great place for China aspiring speakers to practice their craft. Tianjin Bilingual Toastmasters Club meets at Lijing Building on Weidi Road (Tuesday at 7:00 PM), Tianjin No. 1 Toastmasters Club meets at HiSense Plaza on Jie Fang Bei Lu (Thursday at 6:45 PM), Tianjin New Financiers TMC meets at Kangdashangjun Huayuan on Kangdashangjun (Wednesday at 7:00 PM) and Novozymes Tianjin Toastmasters Club meets at Novozymes Biotechnology Ltd on NanHai Road (Thursday at 4:45 PM).
Tianjin Food Choices for Convention Attendees
While attending a business conference in Tianjin, China, a few local restaurants worth visiting include Gǒubùlǐ, Little Sheep, Din Tai Fung and the YY Beer House. Gǒubùlǐ (Phone: 022-2730-2540) in Shandong Lu City Centre is an old dumpling house that specializes in “bāozi” or steamed dough bun. Little Sheep (Phone: 022-2730-8318) in Rongye Dajie Old Town serves the classic Mongolian hotpot steaming with Chinese cabbage, bean shoots, chilly bean curd, and lamb. Din Tai Fung at Binshui Dao is famous for its “xiǎolóngbāo” or steamed Shanghai dumplings and “moreish shāomài”. The YY Beer House (Phone: 022-2339-9634) on Aomen Lu is a recommended pit stop for a late night round of imported beers or a chic night of wine-tasting.
Tianjin Attractions for Conference Delegates
Visiting Tianjin for a conference is a great opportunity to visit some of the city’s spectacular attractions, including the Dabei Monastery, the Drum Tower, the Temple of Great Compassion Zen, Tianjn Water Park and the Tianjin Museum. Engulf your senses with the serenity of the Dabei Monastery for Buddhists. Enjoy a fantastic view of the old city at the Drum Tower. Tianjin’s Temple of Great Compassion Zen Buddhist built in the Shunzhi period in the Qing Dynasty is the most historic landmark of the city. The Tianjin Water Park is one of the largest urban parks in the area, and the Tianjin Museum has thousands of historical artifacts and cultural relics about the city’s fascinating history.