Property and Pollution: The Impact of Smog on the Beijing Office Market - M2M Series

6:00 - 8:00 PM, Thursday, April 30, 2015 - AmCham China Conference Center

Poor air quality in Beijing has been the subject of much local discussion and international scrutiny in recent years. The world’s leading commercial real estate services and investment firm CBRE recently completed a white paper based on an online survey and a series of interviews with industry experts and office landlords in order to gauge and study the impact of poor air quality on the Beijing real estate market.

On April 30 AmCham China and CBRE will co-host a White Paper Workshop on the Beijing Office Market. We invite you to attend our workshop to meet with Frank Chen, Executive Director of CBRE Research China, Catherine Xiong, Senior Director of CBRE Project Management China, and the senior management team to discuss topics including:

-How the deteriorating air quality will affect Beijing’s real estate market
-How occupiers and landlords will respond to this
-The opportunities and challenges for the city’s office sector
-Case sharing

18:30-18:35 Opening Speech - Virginia Huang, Managing Director Northern China
18:35-18:55 Beijing Office White Paper - Frank Chen, Executive Director of CBRE Research China
18:55-19:15 Case Sharing - Catherine Xiong, Senior Director of CBRE Project Management China
19:15-19:30 Q&A
19:30-20:00 Cocktail Reception

About CBRE Group, Inc.
CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Los Angeles, is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm (in terms of 2014 revenue). The company has more than 52,000 employees (excluding affiliates), and serves real estate owners, investors and occupiers through more than 370 offices (excluding affiliates) worldwide. CBRE offers strategic advice and execution for property sales and leasing; corporate services; property, facilities and project management; mortgage banking; appraisal and valuation; development services; investment management; and research and consulting. Please visit the official website at

About M2M series
The M2M series (Member-to-Member) is AmCham China’s commercial event platform. M2M events are sponsored by companies seeking to share the latest information about their products, services, technologies, or expertise with fellow AmCham China members. These company-sponsored events are free for all AmCham China members and employees of member companies. The M2M program and any use of AmCham China’s name and participation by AmCham China’s personnel in such program in no event constitutes an endorsement, express or implied, of any product, service, program, or company. AmCham China reserves the right to offer, modify, suspend, or cancel the M2M events in its sole discretion.

Virginia Huang, Regional Managing Director, CBRE Northern China
Frank Chen, Executive Director, Head of CBRE Research, China
Catherine Xiong, Senior Director, CBRE Project Management Services, China

The Office Park, Tower AB, 6th Floor No. 10 Jintongxi Road,Chaoyang District, Beijing, 100020 PRC
北京市金桐西路10号 远洋光华国际 AB座6层

18:00-18:30 - Registration
18:30-19:30 - Presentation and Q&A
19:30-20:00 - Cocktail Reception

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

Special Registration Information:

Attendance is free for all AmCham China members and employees of member companies. Please register online to reserve your spot. Non-members are welcome to join if space permits. Please contact Tracy Wang ([email protected]) for non-member registration.

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This event is off-the-record.

For more information, please contact: Tracy Wang, Tel: 85190840, Email: [email protected].

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