Sino-European Entrepreneurs Summit



Returning to Paris following the tremendous success in 2015, the 9th Sino-European Entrepreneurs Summit (SEES) was held in Paris on 4th-6th June 2018.


This time, approximately 200 of the foremost business and political leaders from China travelled to Paris and explored commercial opportunities with 200 of their European counterparts at SEES.



Key Figures of SEES since 2008:

  • 3500+ Delegates
  • 360+ Top Speakers
  • 200+ Press Articles
  • €650 million Sino-European Projects Signed


Industry-focused Topics of 2018:

  • Industry 4.0 and Advanced Manufacturing
  • Financial Services and FinTech
  • Healthcare and Public Health
  • Cultural Industry and Building International Brands
  • Female Leadership in Corporations
  • The Europe-China-Africa Business Triangle


Highlighted Speakers

  • Jun ZHAI, People’s Republic of China Ambassador to France
  • Yongtu LONG, Former Chinese Vice Minister of Ministry of Foreign Trade and Economic Cooperation
  • Jim O'Neill, Former Chairman of Goldman Sachs Asset Management and former UK Conservative government minister, Coined the term "BRIC"
  • Dewang CAO, Chairman of Fuyao Group
  • Keyu JIN, Professor at LSE, Director of Richemont Group in Switzerland
  • Tao ZHAO, Chairman of Shandong Buchang Pharmaceuticals
  • Christophe LECOURTIER, Business France
  • Olivier GINON, Chairman of GL Events
  • Dajian CAI, GTJA Investment Group
  • Jean-Pierre RAFFARIN, Former Prime Minister of France
  • Gianfranco TERENZI, President of World Union of Small and Medium Enterprises
  • Jean-Hervé LORENZI, Cercle des Economistes / Pôle Finance & Innovation Panel speaker
  • Bixin ZHU, Chairman of China Structural Reform Fund Co., Ltd; President of China Chengtong Holding Group
  • Christophe BAVIÈRE, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Partner of Idinvest Partners
  • Antoine PAPIERNIK, Managing Partner at Sofinnova, one of Forbes Worldwide Top Venture Capital Investors




Mon, 4 Jun 2018, 08:00 –

Tue, 6 Jun 2018, 17:00 CEST



Maison de la Mutualité

24 Rue Saint-Victor

75005 Paris