Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist’s picks.
Elevator Pitch Workshop @ We+ Co Working Space
Learn how to structure a killer business pitch at We+ Co Working Space with Martin Barnes, the founder of Mountains of Imagination. Handy for new startups, entrepreneurs and innovators, the organisers promise an intensive and value-packed workshop, plus a networking event with beers and wine.
200 RMB // 6.30 PM – 8.30 PM
Central Plaza, 227 North Huangpi Road // 黄陂北路227号, 中区广场
UI/UX Designers Meetup @ Link Place
WiredCraft brings UI/UX designers together to inspire creative innovation at Link Place. There are free pizzas at 7 PM, they don’t last long, plus exciting talks from Ronan Berder, Mark Parnell and Alec Walker.
RSVP // 7 PM
Floor 52 Citic Plaza, 859 Sichuan North Road // 四川北路859号, 中信广场52楼
China’s Banks and Fintech – The Needs, Wants, and Approach driving Banking Innovation @ XNode, Jingan
Do you see things happening in China and think wow? Things like AliPay and WeChat Wallet. Discuss that and more at XNode tonight with Directors of Innovation from Santander China, Standard Chartered talking about China Fintech.
FREE // 7 PM – 9 PM
Floor 9, Overseas Chinese Mansion, 129 West Yan’an Road // XNode 静安空间，延安西路129号华侨大厦9F
Lizhi 2016 China Tour @ MAO Livehouse
Nanjng-based folk music singer-songwriter, Li Zhi plays two huge nights at MAO Livehouse. Inspired by Pink Floyd, Li bought his first guitar in 1997, find out more about him at his website.
300 RMB (door) // 8 PM (Mar 23 – 24)
Floor 3, 308 South Chongqing Road, near Middle Jianguo Road // 重庆南路308号3楼, 近建国中路
China International Comedy Festival: PRELIMINARY 1 @ Kung Fu Komedy
Standup Comics from around the world battle it out at Kung Fu Komedy, in round 1 of the 10K China International Comedy Festival competition. KFK regulars Audrey Murray and Drew Fralick will be giving each other a slapstick ass-whupping with comedians from Tokyo, France, US and Canada, most of them based in Taipei and Shanghai.
50 RMB (presale) 70 RMB (door) // 8.30 PM
Floor 4, 1 North Xiangyang Road, near Julu Road // 襄阳北路1号4楼, 近巨鹿路
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[Featuring Lizhi 2016 China Tour @ MAO Livehouse]