Utah-China Investment Forum

Date: May 11, 2019


Thought Leader Symposium - MORE. These events bring together business, community and government leaders with the purpose of creating thought-provoking discussions on current international events and their impact on business.

Speakers will include:

  • J. Stuart Adams, President, Utah Senate 
  • Xu Xueyuan, Minister, Chinese Embassy in the United States
  • Steve Starks, President, Utah Jazz
  • Zhang Yi, Deputy Secretary, China Chamber of International Commerce
  • Zhenge Zhao, General Representative, China Council for the Promotion of International Trade
  • and many other Utah and Chinese business leaders

The evening will conclude with a screening of Helen Foster Snow: Witness to Revolution - along with remarks from film director Dodge Billingsley. 

What: Utah-China Trade and Investment Forum
When: Saturday, May 11 from 3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Cost: $20 for the Plenary Session, $20 for the Dinner & Film, $40 for the Full Event (Agenda Below)
Where: The Little America Hotel
500 Main Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84101

This premier event will be a significant celebration of the Utah-China relationship and an important opportunity to make progress on expanding our trade and investment relationship. There will be several high-level Chinese government and business leaders coming from several provinces and cities to attend and participate in the Forum. This event will provide a rare opportunity to engage with key individuals from China to promote bilateral trade and investment opportunities.

WTC Utah is partnering with the China Chamber of International Commerce, The Chinese Embassy in the United States, Spike 150, the Utah Chinese Golden Spike Celebration Committee and Economic Bridge International.

Event Agenda:
Plenary Session - 
2:30 - 3:00 pm Registration
3:00 - 5:30 pm Expanding Business & Investment between Utah and China
Dinner & Film - 
5:30 - 6:30 pm Cocktail Reception with Cash Bar and Hors d'oeuvres
6:30 - 8:00 pm Formal Remarks with Dinner Served
8:00 - 8:15 pm Networking Break
8:15 - 9:30 pm Film Screening: Helen Foster Snow: Witness to Revolution