Networking in Shanghai Choosing the right event for you
Types of events <ul><li>Chamber mixers </li></ul><ul><li>Other mixers </li></ul><ul><li>Business events </li></ul><ul><li>...
Chamber Mixers <ul><li>Often more formal </li></ul><ul><li>Nationality-based </li></ul><ul><li>BritCham Sundowner (UK) </l...
Other mixers <ul><li>Often more diverse </li></ul><ul><li>Interest or job-based </li></ul><ul><li>Fortune Connections Club...
Business Events <ul><li>More formal, less focus on networking </li></ul><ul><li>Good for meeting people in specific indust...
Non-networking Activities <ul><li>Longer-term strategy </li></ul><ul><li>Focus on making friends, not networking </li></ul...
Choosing the right event <ul><li>What kind of people do you want to meet? </li></ul><ul><li>How many people do you want to...
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Networking In Shanghai

  1. 1. Networking in Shanghai Choosing the right event for you
  2. 2. Types of events <ul><li>Chamber mixers </li></ul><ul><li>Other mixers </li></ul><ul><li>Business events </li></ul><ul><li>Non-networking activities </li></ul>
  3. 3. Chamber Mixers <ul><li>Often more formal </li></ul><ul><li>Nationality-based </li></ul><ul><li>BritCham Sundowner (UK) </li></ul><ul><li>AmCham Member Mixer (USA) </li></ul><ul><li>Aussie Fridays (Australia) </li></ul><ul><li>Canuck Connections (Canada) </li></ul><ul><li>Deutscher Stammtisch (Germany) </li></ul><ul><li>Interchamber Mixer </li></ul>
  4. 4. Other mixers <ul><li>Often more diverse </li></ul><ul><li>Interest or job-based </li></ul><ul><li>Fortune Connections Club (head-hunters) </li></ul><ul><li>NextStep Tuesdays (entrepreneurs) </li></ul><ul><li>Oriented.com (interest in Asia) </li></ul><ul><li>Shanghai Expat (foreigners in Shanghai) </li></ul>
  5. 5. Business Events <ul><li>More formal, less focus on networking </li></ul><ul><li>Good for meeting people in specific industry </li></ul><ul><li>Conferences </li></ul><ul><li>Seminars </li></ul><ul><li>Workshops </li></ul>
  6. 6. Non-networking Activities <ul><li>Longer-term strategy </li></ul><ul><li>Focus on making friends, not networking </li></ul><ul><li>Interest and income-based </li></ul><ul><li>Sports </li></ul><ul><li>Classes </li></ul><ul><li>Talks </li></ul><ul><li>Gallery openings </li></ul>
  7. 7. Choosing the right event <ul><li>What kind of people do you want to meet? </li></ul><ul><li>How many people do you want to meet? </li></ul><ul><li>Why are you networking? </li></ul><ul><li>How much do you want to spend? </li></ul>
  8. 8. © 2006 Shanghai Networking News [email_address] http://shanghainn.com (+86) 136 8186 0166

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