Northeast Chapter: Health and Safety in China – What You Need to Know for Your Business

5:00 - 7:00 PM, Thursday, April 16, 2015 - Inn Fine Hotel, Dalian

AmCham China Northeast Chapter and International SOS cordially invite you to an event on health, safety and security. This is our first event in Dalian Development Zone (DDA).

International SOS will invite a panel of experts to address the current health and safety risks in China. In this important session, our international experts will share essential information to help you understand the health and safety environment in China and how to mitigate your risks. Topics will include:
• Health risks in China in 2015 (pollution, pandemics, health infrastructure)
• How to manage these risks and protect your employees
• Trends in health cases in China, what are the most common causes of evacuation
• Security risks in China in 2015 (labor disputes, petty crime, road safety)

Meet the speakers:

Dr. Gordon Peters, Regional Medical Director, International SOS Asia
Dr. Peters joined International SOS in January 2013. He is double board certified in Aerospace Medicine and Occupational Medicine. He received his medical degree from the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences in Bethesda, Maryland, in 1989. Prior to joining International SOS, Dr. Peters served in the United States Air Force. He served in multiple assignments around the world, including Asia, Africa, Europe, South America and around the US.

Katja Schimmelpfennig, Assistant General Manager, Assistance International SOS North Asia
Schimmelpfennig joined International SOS in 2010. She is responsible for the management of our Assistance Centers, in the region and ensuring customer satisfaction of our members. She works closely with service providers from International SOS, so as to achieve a smooth deployment of our service.

James Shi, Client Liaison Director China, International SOS and Control Risks
Shi joined International SOS and Control Risks in November 2014 in Beijing. In this role, he works closely with the global security team providing security related service to our clients in China as well as to our Chinese clients operating globally. Such service ranges from providing information updates, security advice and consultancy, delivery of awareness training and assistance on ground. Prior to International SOS, he worked for seven years in China for Otis Elevator and PPF Finance Group in the area of security management and fraud prevention and before that James served in the Chinese Police Force for nine years.

Dr. Gordon Peters, Regional Medical Director, International SOS Asia
Katja Schimmelpfennig, Assistant General Manager, Assistance International SOS North Asia
James Shi, Client Liaison Director China, International SOS and Control Risks

Inn Fine,135 Jinma Rd, Dalian DDA

17:00-17:30pm - Registration
17:30-19:00pm - Event and Networking

Cardholding members advanced discounted online price: Free
Non-cardholding employees of member companies: Free
Non-members: Free

AmCham China Events:
Events have limited seating so to ensure your attendance we encourage advance online registration and payment for ALL events. We cannot guarantee entry to anyone not registered in advance. All AmCham China events are in English unless stated otherwise. Please also be aware that the Member Advanced Price is only for members who register AND pay online prior to the closing date and time for this event. Members who do not register and pay online will be charged the At-The-Door price.

This event is off-the-record.

For more information, please contact: Tracy Pan, Tel: (86)411 82366927, Email: [email protected].

Cancellation Policy:
If you cannot attend an event for which you have registered, please cancel your registration no later than one business day prior to the event. If you fail to notify AmCham China of your cancellation in a timely fashion, you will be charged for event costs.

To cancel you can 1) call 8519-0828 and leave a voicemail message including your name, and event title and date, 2) email [email protected], or 3) cancel online if you registered for the event through the website. Thank you for your cooperation and helping AmCham China maintain the quality of its events.

Please note: Requests for official payment receipts for 2013 (fapiao) must be submitted to AmCham China before December 25, 2013. Requests made after that time will not be accommodated. Please contact [email protected].

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