What we're about

Road2China Group and its meetup event gathers creative entrepreneurs, startups, enterprises, professionals, marketers and international traders from different backgrounds to meet, collaborate, and discuss topics including but not limited to business, entrepreneurship, culture, history, life and headline topics related to China.

This group is worth joining if you are:
• Entrepreneurs & enterprise executives who plan to expand the Chinese market
• Founders and startups who are interested in entering in China
• International business professionals with ties to the Chinese market
• Legal, financial or tax service providers who are or are interested in facilitating cross-border business
• Or anyone who is just interested in Chinese tourism, history, and culture.

And you are seeking to...
• Learn more about the vast market opportunities in China
• Gather information about the potential & strategy of your business presence in China
• Reach out to customers, partners, manufacturers, distributors from China for your product
• Pitch/present your startups/products to Chinese investors or partners
• Connect with local professionals who are interested in China
• Or you want to share your story about China and grow your network and business.

You are all warmly welcome to join this group!!

• Typical startup event topics
This Road2China Group hosts regular events (weekly/monthly) throughout 2020 where you can meet local founders, investors, professionals or even virtual attendees who can help you learn more about the Chinese market and culture to be ready to go, with whom to exchange ideas and experiences to be ready to do, and who can offer marketing and consulting services to be ready to expand. Some of the planned events include:
• Footprints of Canadian companies in China (a database)
• Chinese business culture (Is it similar or very different)
• How to build a channel (info, policy, and agency)
• Special event, Chinese tea, Chinese wines (don’t worry…)
• Share your story about China (We welcome you to be an invited speaker)
• And much more on the way….

About the Organizer
ZGC Innovation Center @ Ottawa (ZICO), supported by Invest Ottawa, is committed to linking the innovation elements in the ZGC ecosystem (the largest science park in China with >20,000 hi-tech companies), Ottawa, and surrounding cities in eastern Canada, providing consultation and connection services for local startups and enterprises to China, and supporting ZGC’s companies and organizations to Canada. Building a startup is tough, entering a new international market is even tougher. Let us work and fill the gap together. Please contact us by sending a message through Meetup or email to zgcottawa@gmail.com.

Past events (1)

Road2China Monthly Mashup-February

Bayview Yards

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