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  • Career Opportunity: Events Coordinator Intern – CanCham Shanghai

    The Event Coordinator Intern will be working closely with the Chamber Events team on a wide range of events and will also be leading assigned events. This position allows you to develop your professional & interpersonal skills in a booming international business landscape.

    Internship Highlights:

    • Acquire key business insights & knowledge at various seminars & events;

    • Connect with high profile business leaders; • Work in premium facilities, located in the heart of metro politan sophistication and traditional Shanghai heritage;

    Tasks:

    The Events Intern reports directly to the events team and the responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

    • Assist with pre-event organization; logistic, venue, RSVP management

    • Coordinate with marketing department for promotion of events

    • Assist in on-site event execution, including registration, set up and break-down

    • Provide post-event evaluation report

    • Represent CanCham Shanghai at various Canadian and Chinese Government events and exhibitions, and other events

    • Two-way translation between English and Chinese

    • Maintain up to date event documents

    • Ad-hoc projects

    Desired Profile:

    • A university degree or currently enrolled in University, with a focus on Business related fields or Education, Engineering and Computer Science, Fine Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences

    • Fluent English and Chinese Mandarin speaker with strong written and oral skills, French language skills a plus • Ability to work under pressure and embrace tight deadlines, fast-pace environment, and budget restraints

    • Computer literacy with working knowledge of word processing, spreadsheet, database

    • Excellent interpersonal skills & ability to work independently but also work closely with other team members

    • Excellent problem solving skills and capacity to adapt to various situations

    • Ability to handle multiple projects, organize work and set priorities

    *Duration Minimum of 4 months, full time 9:30-6:00 PM + must be willing to work extra hours to assist events, sometimes during evenings and weekends.

    Send your application to wendy@cancham.asia or jason@cancham.asia

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    September 16: Saimen presents the 10th Annual Maple Leaf Ball Confederation Heritage // La belle Époque

    The Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai presents the 10th Annual Maple Leaf Ball: Confederation Heritage

    La Chambre de commerce canadienne à Shanghai présente le 10e Bal annuel de la Feuille d’érable: Confédération Héritage

    上海加中商会第十届枫叶晚宴:联邦文化传承

    Mark your calendars and join us for a classy evening of toasts, good cheer, dancing and a gourmet heritage menu. The ball will take place at the beautiful Peace Hall in the historic Fairmont Peace Hotel on Saturday, 16th of September.

    Marquez vos calendriers pour nous rejoindre pour une soirée classique, festive et pour déguster un menu gourmet canadien. L’événement se tiendra au majestueux et historique hôtel Fairmont Peace le 16 Septembre prochain.
    和我们一起参加本次的奢华晚宴,在愉快的气氛中享受舞蹈以及美味佳肴。本次晚宴将于九月16号(周六)在历史悠久的费尔蒙特和平饭店,和平厅举行。
    The year 2017 marks the 150th anniversary of the Confederation of Canada, also known as Canada 150. What better way to honour Canada’s sesquicentennial than exploring 150 years of cultural heritage through the senses? This year’s Maple Leaf Ball will transport guests into the late 19th and early 20th centuries and evoke the glamorous cocktail parties and banquets of this era. History will be resurrected as a feast for the senses, and guests will cherish regional culture and flavors in celebration of Canada 150. Celebrate the anniversary with style, while raising your glass to the rich cultural history from coast to coast.
    2017年是加拿大成立的150周年,除了通过切身体验来感受一百五十年来的文化传承还有什么更好的方式来祝贺加拿大150周年呢?今年的枫叶晚宴将会带领嘉宾们回到十九世纪末期,二十世纪初期,一起体验当年丰富多彩的鸡尾酒晚宴吧。在本次的宴会中您将感受到历史文化的复苏,现场的来宾们也会怀着对地域文化风情的尊重来庆祝加拿大一百五十周年。
    Dress code: During La belle Époque (or Age of Opulence), elaborate couture gowns (from houses like Poiret and Worth) crafted from luxe materials were not uncommon for high society women… For that set, special occasions were meant to be celebrated, and these evening pieces eliminated the restricting corsetry of the past, added ornate embellishments, and encouraged women to dance.
    着装要求:在那个富裕的年代,由奢侈昂贵的材料精心制作的时装礼服(出自Poiret 和 Worth之手)对于上流社会的女性而言并不罕见。特殊的场合意在庆祝,这些晚宴服也消除了过往只能穿紧身衣料的束缚,添上了很多华丽的装饰,鼓励女士徜徉于舞池中。
    Hotel Accommodation Maple Leaf Ball guests can enjoy a special discounted room rate on the night of the Ball with the Fairmont Peace Hotel. Please contact Wendy (wendy@cancham.asia) for more information.
    酒店住宿 枫叶晚宴的嘉宾可以在晚宴当天入住费尔蒙特和平饭店时享受特殊的优惠折扣。如欲了解更多信息,请与Wendy (wendy@cancham.asia)联系。
    Become a Sponsor If you’re interested in promoting your brand at this event, please contact Valerie (valerie@cancham.asia) for sponsorship opportunities. 成为赞助商 如果您对在本次宴会中宣传您的品牌感兴趣,请与Valerie(valerie@cancham.asia)联系。
    Time: 6:00pm – midnight  时间: 下午6点– 午夜
    Date: September 16th, 2017  日期: 2017年9月16日
    Place: Fairmont Peace Hotel, Shanghai  地点: 费尔蒙特和平饭店,上海
    ** Early Bird Tickets end on 5PM, September 1st **Les tickets en prévente se termineront le 1er September à 5PM ** 提前订票截止于九月一号下午五点。

    Event Rundown

    5:45 – 7:00 Cocktail Reception
    7:00 – 7:25 Remarks made by CanCham Chair and Consul General of Canada
    7:25 – 8:05 First course served (with first band set)
    8:05 – 9:15 Main course served (with performance)
    9:15 -9:45 Desert served (with first game and lucky draw activities)
    9: 45 -9:55 Start of Silent Auction Final Countdown
    9:55 – 10:15 Second band set
    10:15 – 10:25 Second game
    10: 25 – 10:35 Final lucky draw
    10:35 – 10:45 Closing
    10:45 – 12:00 DJ playing
    12:00 – The end

    Click here to register for the event

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    A Taste of Canada – Surf and Turf Summer Carnival

    Partner with Consulate General of Canada, Canadian Beef International Institute and qualified Canadian seafood companies, Four Seasons Hotel Shanghai launched it’s very first Canadian food promotion this summer. Menus from Shintaro Japanese restaurant and Steak House restaurant are presenting selective premium surf and turf dishes to all diners. IMG_0573   Canada is well recognized as the best place for harvesting beef because of its fresh air, clean water, old weather and natural environment. Canada is famous for its grain fed beef that is flavored and tender. 加拿大牛排 Executive Chef Edward Mair has prepared a special a la carte menu with three most popular beef steaks that are tenderloin, sirloin and ribeye. Meanwhile, set menus priced at RMB 198* (2-course) and RMB 258* (3-course) are also available for your choice. 牛排馆

    Steak House

    Business hours: Tuesday to Saturday 5:30pm to 10:00pm.

    For reservations: 021-6256 8888 ext. 1270

    *Prices are subject to 15% surcharge

    Lobster 2 

    Not only in Steak House, Sintaro is also part of the carnival from July to Sep. Mixed with Japanese elements, Shintaro is offering Fanny Bay oysters and Canadian lobsters. Breed in a relatively warmer sea area, Fanny Bay oysters are with a mild taste. Except oysters, Canadian lobsters generate high popularities. Grilled with cheese and garlic, the nice teppanyaki smell makes every guest mouth-watering. 生蚝3

    Shintaro

    With additional RMB 108 on top of Shintaro’s all you can eat menu,

    you will enjoy two Fanny Bay oysters and half Canadian lobster.

    Monday to Sunday 5:30pm to 10:00pm

    For Reservations: 021-6256 8888 ext.1290

    Do not miss our summer carnival valid until September 30!

    Images are from Four Seasons Hotel Shanghai and Canadian Beef International Institute.

      即日起至9月30日,上海四季酒店联合加拿大驻沪总领事馆、加拿大牛肉国际协会和加拿大指定海鲜公司,精选纯正加拿大食材,呈现“牛”气冲天、“蚝”情万丈的海陆菜单。   枫叶国的“牛”气 美丽的枫叶国加拿大是公认的世界上最适合牧养牛肉的地方。 纯净的环境奠定优良的基因。加拿大空气清新。水源清澈,土地无污染,寒冷的气候形成对疾病的天然屏障,适合牧牛生长。 谷物饲养打造卓越牛肉。采用优质谷物饲料饲养的牧牛,肉质具有丰富的大理石花纹、浓郁的肉味、柔嫩的肉质及洁白的脂肪,品质纯正,天然健康。 加拿大牛肉 本次牛排馆选用的加拿大AAA级谷饲牛肉,在主厨麦沃德的匠心之手加工后,成就了一份特别菜单。零点菜单除了三款最受欢迎的牛排,还特制一份风味十足的牛肉汉堡;同时,售价198*两道式套餐和258*(价格需加收15%服务费)三道式套餐更是城中少有的性价比之选。 

    地点:上海四季酒店牛排馆餐厅

    菲利牛排 RMB 398

    西冷牛排 RMB 358

    肉眼牛排 RMB 388

    牛肋排汉堡 RMB 298

    慢烤去骨牛肋排 RMB 328

    额外支付RMB108可获得半只加拿大龙虾

    价格需加收15%服务费

    每周二至周六晚上17:30-22:00

    预订方式:请致电 021-6256 8888分机1270

      枫叶国的“蚝”情 有食客如是评价:“美食界的绝版生蚝必选加拿大芬尼湾生蚝”。这个海域内的海水相对温暖,口感比较温和,因此芬尼湾生蚝的长成周期比较短,肉质瘦且紧实,海水味不太重,并有着淡淡的蔬果气息。 新太郎 新太郎选用加拿大芬尼湾生蚝,特调颇具东瀛风味的日式香橙柠檬醋,既有酱油的咸鲜,也有柑橘类的酸爽,与芬尼湾生蚝相得益彰。 生蚝 除了肥美的生蚝,新太郎还引进了被海鲜爱好者们誉为海鲜之王的硬壳大西洋加拿大龙虾。新将鲜美的龙虾用蒜蓉黄油在铁板烧上焗烤,香气四溢,让人垂涎欲滴。

    地点:上海四季酒店新太郎日本餐厅

    日式畅食菜单基础上额外支付RMB108元

    可享用两只加拿大芬尼湾生蚝

    和半只加拿大龙虾

    每周一至周日晚上17:30-22:00

    预订方式:请致电 021-6256 8888分机1290

    如此狂欢,岂能错过!

    牛肉食品图片来自加拿大牛肉国际协会

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    CanCham wants your feedback!

    CanCham wants your feedback!

     

    CLICK HERE TO ENTER THE SURVEY!

    CanCham thanks all our members that have stayed with us in the past years, and we would like to hear your feedback to better serve our members and the community. The survey will be released on August 7th, through survey monkey. We thank you in advance for taking few minutes’ time out of your busy schedule. The objectives of the survey are:

    1. Find out what our target audience thinks CanCham has done well in the past and should continue.
    2. Find out what our target audience thinks CanCham could improve on and should change.
    3. Set the foundation for a roadmap of future membership and event initiatives for the next 12 months.

    Our target audience are in two parts:

    • Members: How to better meet their expectations, add value to their business, serve their needs, ensure they attend our events and tap into their motivation to renew their membership
    • Non-members: How to attract their attention, encourage them to attend our events and join as members

     

     

    加中商会期待您的反馈!

     

    点击这里进入调查问卷

    感谢所有在过去几年与我们携手前行的会员,我们希望听到你们的反馈,以更好地为我们的会员和社区服务。 这项调查将于8月7日通过survey monkey发布,我们感谢您在百忙之中抽出时间完成问卷。 这项调查的目的是:

    1. 找出我们的目标受众认为加中商会过去做得好并且应该继续下去的事。
    2. 找出我们的目标受众认为加中商会能够提升和改变之处。
    3. 为我们未来一年的会员管理和活动计划奠定基础。

    我们的目标受众分为两部分:

    • 成员:如何更好地实现他们的期望,为他们的事业增加价值,满足他们的需要,确保他们参加我们的活动并利用他们的动机来续签会员资格。
    • 非会员:如何吸引他们的注意,鼓励他们参加我们的活动并成为我们的会员。

     

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    Marketing and Recruitment Assistant

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    Brief introduction of UBC

      The University of British Columbia (UBC) is a global centre for research and teaching, consistently ranked among the 40 best universities in the world. Since 1915, UBC’s west coast spirit has embraced innovation and challenged the status quo. Its entrepreneurial perspective encourages students, staff and faculty to challenge convention, lead discovery and explore new ways of learning. At UBC, bold thinking is given a place to develop into ideas that can change the world.   The Sauder School of Business at UBC has over 34,000 alumni in 77 countries. Accredited by both AACSB and EQUIS, Sauder is consistently ranked among the top 5% business schools in the world.   The UBC International MBA (UBC IMBA) program is offered by Sauder School of Business in partnership with the Antai College of Economics and Management at Shanghai Jiao Tong University. UBC IMBA is now seeking:

    Marketing and Recruitment Assistant

      Based in Shanghai, the candidate should be able to do event organization, data compilation, advertisement design, and contents creation at social media and website. The candidate needs to generate leads from various promotional channels and convert them to applicants. It’s also essential for the candidate to have the ability to communicate with potential applicants in a professional manner and guide them through the application process. Fulfilling the tasks assigned by the supervisor on an ad hoc basis will be required too.   The ideal candidate should meet the following criteria:

    • Bachelor Degree or above with one or two years work experience is preferred. Previous work experience in Education, Marketing, Media, and Journalism is preferred. Fresh graduates are also acceptable.
    • Excellent speaking and writing skills in Chinese and English
    • Working knowledge and experience in website and different social media management
    • Ability to generate leads and turn them into applicants
    • Ability to build good relationship with students, alumni, faculty and other departments
    • Good teamwork spirit and willingness to work under pressure
    • Good nature and out-going
    • Citizenship: China
    • Job Location:Shanghai

    If you are interested in this position, please email your resume in English and Chinese to imba@sauder.ubc.ca

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    ZTE, Canadian Open extend partnership

    Telecommunications company ZTE has signed a three-year extension of an agreement to serve as the official smartphone of the RBC Canadian Open golf tournament through 2019.Click here to read the rest of the article.

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    China likes Canada’s canola, lumber

    Canadian canola has grown significantly in global trade with China and it’s becoming ever more important for China to buy Canada’s lumber with the US’ protectionism, according to Paul Ferley, assistant chief economist of the Royal Bank of Canada.Click here to read the rest of the article.

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    EVENT RECAP: CanCham Canada150 Street Festival

    A big thank you to everyone who came out to CanCham’s Canada150 Street Festival! 微信图片_20170720114224  微信图片_20170720114311 微信图片_20170720114320 微信图片_20170720114325 微信图片_20170720114330 微信图片_20170720114333 微信图片_20170720114336 微信图片_20170720114341 微信图片_20170720114344 微信图片_20170720114347 微信图片_20170720114350 微信图片_20170720114354 微信图片_20170720114358 微信图片_20170720114401 微信图片_20170720114404 微信图片_20170720114411 微信图片_20170720114414 微信图片_20170720114417 微信图片_20170720114421 微信图片_20170720114424 微信图片_20170720114430 微信图片_20170720114433 微信图片_20170720114436 微信图片_20170720114440 微信图片_20170720114443 微信图片_20170720114446 微信图片_20170720114449 微信图片_20170720114452 微信图片_20170720114456 微信图片_20170720114459 微信图片_20170720114503 微信图片_20170720114506 微信图片_20170720114509 微信图片_20170720114512

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    Xi: China, Canada must enlarge trade

    China and Canada should initiate negotiations on a free trade agreement as soon as possible, President Xi Jinping said on Thursday, while calling for joint efforts to promote bilateral trade.Click here to read the rest of the article.

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    Why China matters to Canada

    Canada’s destiny is to be a world trade hub for goods, services, investment and for the mobility of people and labour. But the missing piece to Canada’s trade puzzle is Asia, and in particular, China, according to a former premier of Quebec.Click here to read the rest of the article.