The award of “Exceptional Organizer” was bestowed upon the Delegation of the Chamber of Greek-Chinese Economic Cooperation at China Hi-Tech Fair 2019, which took place in Shenzhen during 13 – 17 November 2019.
Thousands of guests visited our very tastefully designed booth, many dozens of B2B meetings were held and many business partnerships were scheduled by the 20-member Delegation and the 7-member Secretariat supporting it. The Chamber’s and participating companies’ specially designed leaflets were distributed to many thousands of interested visitors, who also showed great interest in the presentation of Company videos on the Booth’s two large screens.
This year, our Delegation was, for the first time, placed under the auspices of the Municipality of the City of Athens, after decision of the Mayor Mr. Kostas Bakoyiannis as “an exceptional act of giving towards society at large” and had, as always, the support of Enterprise Greece.
Also extremely valuable were the sponsorships provided by our members LIKNOSS GROUP as a GOLDEN SPONSOR and AIR TRAIN INTERNATIONAL / CTY INVESTMENT GROUP as a SILVER SPONSOR.
Leading the upgraded Delegation was Mr. Fotis Provatas, Chairman of the Chamber and General Manager of “EUROCHINESE DEVELOPMENT – INVESTMENT AND DEVELOPMENT CONSULTANTS” and Mr. Pantelis Tzortzakis, Vice Chairman of the Chamber and Vice Chairman of the Greek Development Bank, as well as the representatives of the Chamber’s three branches in China, Mr. CHEN Yue of Shanghai, Mr. Dimos Vatikiotis of Shenzhen and ZHAN Miao of Zhejiang.
Apart from the distinct presence of the representatives of the Sponsor Companies, LIKNOSS GROUP and AIR TRAIN INTERNATIONAL / CTY GROUP INVESTMENT as well as participating Companies such as ARCHIRODON GROUP N.V. and INFO QUEST TECHNOLOGIES of QUEST GROUP, there were also present a number of Greek Companies already established in Shenzhen, such as LE QI LV CONSULTING (SHENZHEN) CO. LTD., HELLENIC AGORA TRADING LIMITED (SHENZHEN), I TRUSTY LTD., MICROCHINA CO. LTD., BUSINESS AHEAD (SHENZHEN) INTERNATIONAL TRADING CO. LTD. and the Chinese-owned Greek Company M1 STORE. The participation of three recognized Greek Professors, who teach at Shenzhen’s Polytechnic Universities, Dr. Georgios Theodoropoulos, Dr. Stavros Garoufalidis and Dr. Stavroula Tsirogianni undoubtedly added special prestige to our presence. Finally, valuable support to our Delegation was provided by the Hellenic Association of Mobile Application Companies (ΣΕΚΕΕ – HAMAC), AIR CHINA, PPA-COSCO, the PANHELLENIC EXPORTERS ASSOCIATION, the Greek Chapter of the INTERNATIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE (ICC – HELLAS) and the SILK ROAD CHAMBER OF INTERNATIONAL COMMERCE (CHINA), of which our Chamber is a member.