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Michael Ding, Chairman, Quality Brands Assurance Committee China (QBPC) Joins GTDW China Keynotes

GTDW China Trade Development Week Welcomes Michael Ding, Chairman Quality Brands Assurance Committee China (QBPC) joining keynote speakers confirmed for the major program taking place Shanghai Pudong, 16-18 June 2020.

With 800 international delegates, 80 speakers, 40 exhibitors and 2 major co-located conferences this years theme covers Digitalization, Standardization & Interoperability of Trade Technologies for legitimate & anti illicit trade. View Programme:

This is our largest edition of GTDW China to date with fantastic representation by all major agencies, organisations and corporates driving the legitimate and anti illicit trade technologies agenda. As a crucial event for global trade development and enhancing direct access to China Trade Agencies and Corporate's this years edition is essential for anyone who wants to be at the forefront of global trade knowledge, technologies & networks Andrew Keable, Chairman GTDW Advisory Council.

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  • Huang Feng, Director General, Shanghai Asia-Pacific Model E-port Network Operational Center (SAOC); Advisory Council Member of GTDW

  • Ricardo Treviño Chapa, Deputy Secretary General, World Customs Organization

  • Michael Ding, Chairman, Quality Brands Protection Committee of China Association of Enterprises with Foreign Investment (QBPC); Head of IP Operations, Asia, Middle East and Africa Region, ABB Group


  • Alan Bersin, Senior Fellow, Belfer Center for Science & International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School; Executive Chairman, Altana Trade & Technology; Former Commissioner of US Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security

  • Dr Ali Salamat, Economic Adviser-Trade Economist, the Directorate of International Trade, Oceans and Natural Resources, Commonwealth Secretariat, London

  • Andrew Keable, CEO, KW Group; Chairman of GTDW Advisory Council

  • C. Donald Brasher Jr. President, Trade Data Monitor, Inc.

  • Christoph Stegemann, Director Sales & Business Development, Asia Pacific, tesa scribos

  • Douglas McKay, VAT & Customs Director Asia Pacific, Lear Corporation

  • Ethan Xu, Director, International Trade Compliance, Otis Elevator Co.

  • Glyn Hughes, Global Head of Cargo, International Air Transport Association (IATA); Advisory Council Member of GTDW

  • Dr Jan Hoffmann, Chief, Trade Logistics Branch, DTL, United Nations Conference on Trade & Development (UNCTAD); Advisory Council Member of GTDW

  • Dr Lars Karlsson, CEO & MD, KGH Global Consulting; Former Director WCO and Swedish Customs; Advisory Council Member of GTDW; Advisory Board Member of INCU; Chairman of the IBMATA Advisory Board

  • Lisa McAuley, Chief Executive Officer, Global Trade Professionals Alliance (GTPA)

  • Louisa Xu, IP Manager, Treasury Wine Estates

  • Michael Yu, North Asia Brand Protection Head, Unilever

  • Miller Wang, Brand Protection Director & Legal Counsel, MCM APAC

  • Dr. Mohammad Saeed, Senior Trade Facilitation Adviser, International Trade Centre (ITC); Advisory Council Member of GTDW

  • Ray Xu, Vice President, Legal, Pernod Ricard

  • Richard Morton, Secretary General, International Port Community System Association (IPCSA); Advisory Council Member of GTDW

  • Roman Quaedvlieg, Former Australian Border Force Commissioner APM; Principal Consultant, RAQ Consulting

  • Prof. Samuel C. Bautista, Chief Learning Officer, Academy of Developmental Logistics; Member, Management Committee, International Network of Customs Universities (INCU)

  • Simon Lacey, Vice President, Global Government Affairs Huawei Technologies

  • Stephen Dunn, Regional Director Of Investigations, Asia Pacific, Sanofi

  • Thomas Bagge, CEO & Statutory Director, Digital Container Shipping Association (DCSA)

  • Virginie Ticha, President, International Federation of Consular Chambers for Africa (F.I.C.A.)

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Join the world's leading programme for public-private dialogue on trade digitalisation, standardisation & interoperability for legitimate & anti illicit trade technologies

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