Expanding into Overseas Markets: A fireside chat with Senior Director, Public Affairs, Huawei Technologies, Chris Pereira

Jul 29, 2020, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Join us at Startup Grind Shenzhen online event as we talk to Chris Pereira, Senior Director, Public Affairs at Huawei. We will be talking to Chris about his experience, strategies, and other critical issues helping Huawei enter into the global market.

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About this event

Join us at Startup Grind Shenzhen online event as we talk to Chris Pereira, Senior Director, Public Affairs at Huawei.

We will be talking to Chris about:

• His experience at Huawei, dealing with issues between Canada, US and China, trade war challenges, communication challenges, media relations.

• Chris’s recommended strategies for Chinese companies expanding in the west, what challenges there will be, what pitfalls, what are the real challenges to be faced (versus what APPEARS to be the issue). East-West communication suggestions and advice

• Dealing with uncertainty in this era of trade wars and questioning of globalization

• Chris’s experience in travelling to Canada’s Far North (Iqaluit Nunavut and Inuvik Northwest Territories) to document Huawei’s work in Canada’s arctic region

• Fortune favors the bold – don’t stop doing amazing things, and smile despite everything

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  • Chris Pereira


    Senior Director, Public Affairs



Wednesday, July 29, 2020
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM UTC


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