Diversity, Inclusion & Cultural Awareness Webinar Series by M3C

East Asian Business Etiquette

Join the upcoming webinar series sponsored by Midwest USA Chinese Chamber of Commerce focusing on explaining how the history and various ideologies influence the East Asian region, so as to help executives and managers to be aware of the cultural nuances in day to day operation.

Tuesday, March 30, 2021
from 9:00 AM to 9:45 AM

If you and your colleagues would like to learn about East Asian cultures and get some basic understanding of the history, ideologies and cultural nuances, please register below and hear from subject matter experts how such learning may help your business.

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LES Pittsburgh Chapter Event – Special Events: China

LES Pittsburgh Chapter Event – Special Events: China

Western Perspective to Deal Making in China – Stories and Lessons & Chinese Business Culture and Getting Deals Done

Date/Time:

March 24, 2020
12:00-2:00 p.m.

Location:

Eddie Merlot’s Restaurant
Four Gateway Center
444 Liberty Ave #100
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

Program:

The event is open to all. The event will feature a lunch followed by two panel discussions.
1.5 credits of Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education are available.

Connect with Pittsburgh corporate, academic, legal, technical and business professionals for a Special Focus Event on China hosted by the Pittsburgh chapter of LES (the Licensing Executives Society) from noon to 2 pm on Tuesday, March 24, 2020, at Eddie Merlot’s Restaurant downtown.

The Pittsburgh LES chapter provides a forum for networking and exchange of information on all aspects of business dealmaking, such as licensing, intellectual property, valuation, diligence and negotiation to benefit the Pittsburgh business community.

This Special Event starts at noon with networking and lunch, followed at 12:30 pm by two panel discussions led by John Carney, Managing Director of China IPExchange, formerly Director of Licensing for Aptiv PLC/Delphi Automotive Systems, LLC.

The first 45 minute panel discussion will focus on “Western Perspective to Deal Making in China – Stories and Lessons”.

The second 45 minute panel discussion will focus on: “Chinese Business Culture and Getting Deals Done”.

Moderator:

John Carney, Managing Director of China IPExchange, formerly Director of Licensing for Aptiv PLC/Delphi Automotive Systems, LLC.

Featured panelists include:

David Schramm, Esq., Head of Patents and Licensing for Bayer Medical Care
Andrew Siminerio, Esq., Senior Counsel for Vitro Flat Glass LLC and PPG Industries, Inc.
Sunny Yang, Esq., PorterWright
Susan Chang, Ph.D. Technical Manager at TASI, Inc.
Tao He, Chinese Culture Diversity and Inclusion Speaker for the MidWest US Chinese Chamber of Commerce.

Registration:

LES Member (no CLE): $30
LES Member (with PA CLE): $45
Non-member (no CLE): $50
Non-member (PA CLE): $65

LES/LESI is a leading worldwide non-profit organization of 10,000+ business, intellectual property, and technology professionals providing networking and educational opportunities. The Pittsburgh chapter’s web page can be found at: https://www.lesusacanada.org/group/PITT

We will hold quarterly events on topics of interest to the Pittsburgh business community.

Please forward this email to anyone who might be interested in attending our events or joining LES.

If you have any questions, please contact us:

Dean Alderucci, Director of Research, Center for AI and Patent Analysis, Carnegie Mellon University and LES Member, alderucci@cmu.edu

Aditya Gottumukkala, Intellectual Asset Manager/Strategist, PPG Industries, Inc. and LES Member aditya@ppg.com

Ann Cannoni, Esq., Partner, The Webb Law Firm and LES Board Member acannoni@webblaw.com

NKY International Festival

You are cordially invited to attend the Opening Ceremonies celebration at the inaugural NKY International Festival. Join us to experience the sights, sounds and tastes of the international communities that call Northern Kentucky home.

WHEN

Saturday, March 14 at 10:00 a.m.

Please arrive by 9:45 a.m. Opening Ceremonies will conclude at 10:30 a.m. with a Parade of Nations led by Boone County Schools students.

WHERE

Northern Kentucky Convention Center, 1 W Rivercenter Blvd, Covington, KY 41011

RSVP

Debby Shipp at dshipp@nkychamber.com
RSVP should include your name, title, organization you represent and contact information. For more information about the festival, send questions to Debby Shipp or call (859) 835-6003.