Mission for growth to Taiwan Exploiting international opportunities Join the European delegation for a business trip to Taiwan. The mission gathering European companies will be chaired by Mr. Daniel Calleja, DirectorGeneral of the Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs of the European Commission. European companies will have the opportunity to participate in matchmaking events with local entrepreneurs. The visit is organized back-to-back with the top information and communication technology (ICT) fair, COMPUTEX. Because of the importance of ICT to business today, many EU companies may find it useful to visit this fair which serves as a sourcing hub for hi-tech and ICT procurement, new product launches and announcements in technology application. The fair is expected to attract more than 38 000 international visitors. The following sectors of the business delegation have been identified according to the specific interests of European and local industries: ICT Nanotechnology Electronics Environmental protection Business Services Machinery Energy and Biotechnology The intention of the Mission is to meet with key industry leaders, policymakers and local entrepreneurs. During this Mission a briefing meeting will be organized with the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) on 'how to do business in Taiwan and in the EU' at the Taipei International Convention Center. A matchmaking event organized by Enterprise Europe Network and a visit to the Hsinchu Science Park are planned. About Taiwan, the crossroad of Asian cultures 21st trading partner with €40bn in bilateral trade last year Advanced economy with many small and medium sized firms Market of 23 million consumers with a high purchasing power Central role in the global technology and particularly in the ICT value chain Taiwanese investment in the EU has enormous potential to grow Steps to prepare your participation Sending of the interest form in attachment to BECI Briefing on Taiwan – 23rd March Individual meeting with BECI/Enterprise Europe Brussels to define the profile of your company and the target for contacts for the preparation of the business meetings Registration by the Directorate General of the European Commission before 17th of April: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/industry/international-aspects/missions-forgrowth/additional/asia/taipei/registration-form_en.htm Confirmation of your participation Registration on the Matchmaking online tool Confirmation of your business meetings When? 3-5 June 2015 Where? In Taipei, capital of Taiwan Practical information No participation fee. You will need to cover your travelling and accommodation expenses (estimated to 1.500 euros). BECI proposes a trip with arrival in Taipei on 2nd June and return in Brussels on 6th June In order to present you the key elements of this mission and the business environment in Taiwan, I invite you to participate to a briefing on Taiwan in presence of Mr. Henry Liu, Deputy Director of the Taipei Representative Office in the EU and in Belgium, that will take place on Monday 23rd of March, from 16.00 to 17.00, at BECI, Avenue Louise, 500 – 1050 Brussels. Contact BECI/Enterprise Europe Brussels - Jean-Philippe Mergen, 02 210 01 77 E-Mail : [email protected] Be Part of It!
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