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China's Evolving Role in the Global Automotive Industry

04 June 2008


  • Foley & Lardner LLP
    Suite 2201, Jin Mao Tower
    88 Century Boulevard
    Pudong New Area, Shanghai
    200121, China


12:00 p.m. to 12:30 p.m. — Registration

12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. — Program

Contact Information

Jackie Polson

Foley is pleased to invite you to a roundtable discussion addressing China’s evolving role in the global automotive industry. This interactive session will be moderated by Steven H. Hilfinger, Foley Partner and Co-Chair of the firm's Automotive Industry Team, and a member of the Transactional & Securities Practice. Panelists will include Ken Duck, Foley Senior Counsel and member of the firm’s China Practice and Automotive Industry Team; John R. Trentacosta, Foley Partner and Co-Chair the firm’s Automotive Industry Team; and Yale Zhang, Director of Greater China Vehicle Forecasts at CSM Asia Corporation.

Topics for discussion will include:

  • Current opportunities and challenges facing the Chinese automotive market
  • Regulatory and business considerations affecting current and proposed investments in the Chinese automotive market
  • Update on the U.S. automotive market
  • Investment opportunities for Chinese companies in the U.S. automotive market

This roundtable is part of Foley’s Shanghai Office Roundtable Series, designed to help top-level executives explore hot-button issues impacting the fastest-growing Chinese markets.

To view additional events in this series, please visit the event pages below.

  • June 2, 2008
    The Global Pharmaceutical Market – Challenges of Internationalizing
  • June 5, 2008
    China’s Evolving Business Landscape
  • June 6, 2008
    Intellectual Property: Going Beyond the Basics

If you have questions about this roundtable or others in the series, please contact Jackie Polson at jpolson or 407.244.3228.