CATA-China Business Portal Offers Companies Extraordinary Access to Chinese Markets and Resources
November 26, 2008

November 21, 2008

Senior Chinese Government Delegation to Qualify Opportunities, Incentives and Upcoming Missions to Region

North American technology companies with an eye on entering or expanding their China market strategies or investigating new or alternate offshore solutions must attend CATA's upcoming CATA-China Business Portal Launch Ceremony.

CATA Chairman John Kelly, President John Reid, and Vice-President Kevin Wennekes invite you to join them as they host this exclusive, executive-level reception of high-ranking Wuxi government and Xishan Economic Development Zone delegates arriving to officially launch the CATA-China Business Portal in Canada.


Pre-registration is mandatory. This exclusive, cost-free event is available to a maximum of 50 guests. Priority will be offered to North American companies with a demonstrated desire to benefit from the Portal opportunity. Some limited seating has been reserved for senior-level Government and Academic stakeholders.

Attendees of the Launch Ceremony will have an opportunity for one-on-one discussions with the delegation representatives. These VIPs include:
  • Mr. Yang Weize, Standing Member of Jiangsu Province CPC Committee, Party Secretary of Wuxi City
  • Mr. Xu Jie, Standing Member of Wuxi Municipal CPC Committee, Party Secretary of Xishan District
  • Mr. Fang Wei, Vice Mayor of Wuxi Municipal People's Government
  • Mr. Ni Bin, Mayor Assistant of Wuxi Municipal People's Government, Director of Wuxi Bureau of Foreign Trade & Economic Relations
  • Mr. Jiang Qun, Deputy Director of Xishan District, Deputy Director of Xishan Economic Development Zone
  • Mr. Zhu Hongyuan, Party Secretary of Ehu Town, Xishan District
  • Mr. Hua Longxing, Deputy Director of Xishan Economic Development Zone
  • Mr. Zhang Xuejun, Director Assistant of Xishan Economic Development Zone
  • Mr. Xu Yue, Deputy Director of the Administrative Office of Xishan CPC Committee
  • Mr. Lu Jun, Chief of Sci-Tech Pioneering Center of Xishan Economic Development Zone
  • Ms. Zhu Hanhui, Director of Investment Promotion Bureau II of Xishan Economic Development Zone
  • Mr. Li Xu, Project Manager of Investment Promotion Bureau II of Xishan Economic Development Zone

Along with officially launching the Portal, the delegation will also provide an Executive Briefing outlining how Wuxi 's position in the heart of the booming Yangtze River Delta makes it an obvious choice as a launching pad for overseas companies that wish to do business in the delta region, Mainland China or other Asia Pacific markets.

How to Register:

Register online at

Quesions please contact Kevin Wennekes at

Date: Friday, December 5
Location: Toronto Marriott Bloor Yorkville Hotel,
90 Bloor Street East
10:00 a.m. Registration - Networking
10:30 a.m. Executive Briefing - Portal Launch Ceremony
12:00 p.m. Luncheon