Top business events to check out in Shanghai this week.
Stone & Chalk: Startup Pitch Night @ Hero Centre
Hear from leading Stone & Chalk Fintech startups, meet up with leading angel investors, venture capitalists and financial services executives at the Hero Centre in Jingan. Part of the Connect Asia competition road show, the winning speakers take away cash prizes totalling ¥10,000 so there’s likely to be some pretty inspiring talks.
NO COVER (RSVP) // 6.30 PM – 10 PM
Donghai Building 3, Floor 1, 28 East Yuyuan Road // 愚园东路28号东海广场3号楼1层, 创客中心, 近常德路
Digital Disruptors in Asia @ Pudong Shangri-La
Improve your company’s digital strategy in China with the help of Telstra and the “Advance” community at Pudong Shangri-La. Part of the Australia Week in China program, Telstra stages presentations from Australian and Chinese business luminaries who have a firm understanding of China’s digital and technological landscape.
NO COVER (RSVP) // 4.30 PM – 6.30 PM
33 Fucheng Road, near East Yincheng Road // 富城路33号, 近银城东路
PechaKucha Vol. 27 @ The Pearl
Chat away with designers and creative experts at PechaKucha, hosted at The Pearl. Listen to 9 speeches with 20 images each, each image shown for 20 seconds at a time, and make sure you RSVP otherwise you won’t get in.
NO COVER (RSVP) // 7.30 PM – 10 PM
471 Zhapu Road near Wujin Road // 乍浦路471号, 近武进路
NEC: Exclusive Yacht Networking @ Yacht Club
Networking Events Club hosts its first ever Shanghai social networking & business expo on the yacht. Setting off from the Yacht Club, the boat cruises across the Huangpu river with views of the Bund and the famous Shanghai skyline.
210 RMB (RSVP) // 6 PM – 11 PM
4298 Bingjiang da dao (Dongchang Road MRT station exit 4) // 滨江大道4298号 (东昌路地铁站 4号口出, 近浦东南路)
NYUSH Sustainable Development Conference @ NYU Shanghai
The Sustainable Development Conference at NYU Shanghai aims to raise awareness of current environmental issues, which should guide social and economical structures. The university quotes South Korean Secretary-General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon, “Sustainable Development is the pathway to the future we want for all”.
NO COVER (RSVP) // 9.30 AM – 6 PM
NYU Shanghai Auditorium, 1555 Century Avenue // 世纪大道1555号, 上海纽约大学
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Have a great week Shanghaiists!