The US-China Chamber of Commerce (“USCCC”), in co-operation with the Guangdong Federation of Industry and Commerce / Guangdong General Chamber of Commerce (“GDGCC”), hosted a “Business Exchange and Commerce Agreement Signing Ceremony” in Chicago on June 9. The GDCCC delegation was led The Honorable Lin Xiong, Member, Standing Committee of Guangdong Provincial Party (Deputy Minister / Deputy Governor Rank) and Mr. Chen Dan, Chairman of GDCCC. The Honorable Zhao Weiping, Consul General of the People's Republic of China in Chicago attended the program and witnessed the Signing Ceremony.
The US-China Chamber of Commerce, in co-operation with the Global Alliance for Small and Medium Sized Enterprises, hosted a Reverse Investment and Matchmaking Forum in Chicago on June 4. Over 180 corporate executives and professionals from the U.S. welcomed a delegation of more than 100 Chinese CEOs of SMEs to the Marriott Hotel in Chicago.
The U.S.-China Chamber of Commerce's Annual New Year Dinner to celebrate the Year of the Horse was held on February 7, 2014. Dr. Bill Testa, Vice President and Director of Regional Research of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, addressed the state of the economy, which will be followed by a violin performance by Hannah White. Hannah, 13 was accompanied by her two talented brothers, Jonah 16, pianist and Joshua 14, pianist. The dinner started at 5:30 P.M. and concluded about 9:00 P.M. Fees for this special celebration are $60 for members and $80 for non-members.