IBA Annual Conference Miami 2022

30 Oct - 4 Nov 2022

Room 237, Level 2

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Certainty and uncertainty: the new trends and opportunities of China outbound investment in the world

Tuesday 1 November (1615 - 1730)

Room 237, Level 2
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China Working Group (Lead)
Asia Pacific Regional Forum


As China is determined to open itself up further at a high standard to the world and share market opportunities with other countries for a community of shared future for the mankind, a lot of uncertainties include the pandemic, change of climate and international relationship arising at the same time in today’s world will bring changes to the flow and activities of China’s outbound investment. The China session will review the new trends of China’s investment activities in the world and discuss the opportunities brought by the collision of such uncertainties of the world with China’s certainty of determination. 

This session will provide a broader picture from global perspective of the new trends of China’s outbound investment and the related hot topics, trying to provide a vivid vision to the audience which goes beyond the specific legal issues in specialized legal areas. The discussion will focus on the changes of industries which attracts China’s investments, the social responsibilities that Chinese investors undertakes in the local community, the recent development in One Belt and One Road regions and the opportunities arisen from such changes and development. Meanwhile, the recent cases will also be studied during the discussion. The experts from China, Europe, America and Asia will be invited to participate in the discussion. 

Session / Workshop Chair(s)

Caroline Berube HJM Asia Law & Co, Guangzhou, China; LPD Council Member
Dominic Hui Ribeiro Hui, Shanghai, China; Co-Chair, International Franchising Committee


Eric Emerson Steptoe + Johnson, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Dieter Gericke Homburger AG, Zürich, Switzerland; Member, Law Firm Management Committee Advisory Board
Adam S Goodman Dentons, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Member, Young Lawyers’ Committee Advisory Board
Jennifer Qinghua Wang Allbright Law Offices, Shanghai, China