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Draft program

Team Finland visit to Jiangsu, China - Program draft

26-27 June 2024

Please note that this is a preliminary program and is subject to changes.

Tuesday

June 25, 2024

Wednesday

June 26, 2024

Thursday

June 27, 2024

Friday

June 28, 2024

Departure from Helsinki or other destination to Shanghai (e.g. direct Finnair flight from Helsinki to Shanghai)

 

Arrival in Shanghai (suggested to arrive a day prior to the start of the program)

 

 

No official program

Travel on Tuesday or Wednesday

  • Train from Shanghai to Suzhou (approx 1h)
  • Train from Shanghai to Jiangyin (approx 1h)

 

Parallel sectorial program in Jiangyin and in Suzhou:

 

Jiangyin (maritime sector):

Maritime sector: Visit to one or two shipyards

  • China Merchants Jinling Shipbuilding
  • New Dayang shipyard (TBC)

 

Suzhou (health, digitalization, energy and sustainable packaging sectors:

Morning:

  • Health, Digitalization, Energy and Sustainable packaging sectors: Business seminar and matchmaking event with SIP (Suzhou Industrial Park) 

 

Afternoon:

  • Health and Sustainable packaging sectors: Visit pharmaceutical companies in Suzhou Industry Park (Leading industry park in China with more than 100 Fortune 500 companies, leading industry base for pharmaceutical, digitalization and green manufacturing solution)

 

  • Digitalization sector: Visit companies in Suzhou Industry Park (Leading industry park in China with more than 100 Fortune 500 companies, leading industry base for pharmaceutical, digitalization and green manufacturing solution)

 

  • Energy sector: Workshop with State Grid Energy Institute in Suzhou

 

Evening: Travel from Jiangyin or Suzhou to Nanjing (according to industry sector)

 

Program in Nanjing for all sectors (energy, digitalization, maritime, health and sustainable packaging)

Morning:

  • Energy sector: Workshop with Jiangning Industrial Park (The Jiangning Economic and Technological Development Zone is the biggest smart grid industry in China with more than 100 smart grid companies, and leading industry base for smart automobile, ICT and environmental solutions)

 

  • Digitalization sector: Workshop with Jiangbei Industrial Park

 

  • Maritime sector: Visit to Sumec Marine (A Leading Shipbuilding company in China)

 

  • Health and sustainable packaging sectors: Note that there is no morning program for the health and sustainable packaging sectors (program to start at noon with the internal briefing)

 

Noon: Internal briefing with the official and business delegation with Minister Rydman

 

Afternoon:

  • Finland-Jiangsu (China) Business seminar + Matchmaking (cross Industry all sectors attend, Minister Rydman as Keynote speaker)

 

Transfer to Shanghai

Flight from Shanghai to Helsinki (TBC)

 

No official program on this day