CPA Canada’s China chapters: Professional development and networking events

In addition to professional development events, our China chapters organize networking events for members.

CPA Canada Guangzhou Chapter - Annual Dinner
Saturday, March 23 and Sunday, March 24, 2019

The CPA Canada Guangzhou Chapter is excited to announce this year’s Annual Dinner Event. The event will take place on March 23 and 24. Don't miss this great opportunity to network with your fellow CPAs, attend PLD sessions, enjoy a day of great food at the Zhuhai Landmark International Hotel Nanwan and have fun in Zhuhai Chimelong Ocean Kingdom.

Kait Guan, CPA Canada Guangzhou Chapter Chair will also provide an overview of the Chapter's activities during 2018.

The following PLD topics will be covered:

Technical Updates
Speaker: Ms. Sophie Lu, CPA, CGA, Tax Director, KPMG

  • China Individual Income Tax Reform Update – 1 hour
  • Professional Ethics – 1 hour

Social Responsibility
Speaker: Mr. Rong Zhang, Professional Public Welfare expert

  • How to devote to the Public Interest Activities? How to make it more valuable in your life? – 1.5 hours

Event details are as follows:

Dates: Saturday, March 23 and Sunday, March 24, 2019

Schedule for Saturday, March 23
8:30 a.m. – Gathering from GZ (Shipaiqiao Metro station, exit B) or SZ (Civil Centre Metro station Exit E)
11 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. – Lunch and hotel check-in
2 p.m.- 6 p.m. – Seminar
6 p.m.- 9 p.m. – Annual Dinner

Schedule for Sunday March 24
8:30 a.m. -10 a.m. – Breakfast
10 a.m.- 3 p.m. – Free time activities in Zhuhai Chimelong Ocean Kingdom
3:30 p.m. – Take the shuttle bus back to Guangzhou/Shenzhen

Location: Landmark International Hotel Nanwan, Zhuhai, Guangdong
Activities include: PLD seminars, charity dinner including entrance ticket to Chimelong Ocean Kingdom and a lucky draw
CPD Hours: 3.5 hours (includes one CPD hour on Ethics)

Cost: Member: RMB200 per person
Member's relatives: RMB800 per adult (Children under 1 meter - free of charge, children between 1 - 1.5 meters - RMB400)
Non-member: RMB900

Registration Information

To register for this event, please email Ivy Ye ( before March 12, 2019.

Please complete the application form and include your full name, member ID, position and company.

Please scan the barcode below to view the application form.

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CPA Canada Shanghai Chapter – Annual Dinner
Sunday, March 24, 2019

Come and join the CPA Canada Shanghai Chapter board for their largest social event of 2019! The Annual Dinner will be held on Sunday, March 24 at The Wanda Reign on the Bund. This is the perfect opportunity to socialize with your fellow CPAs, exchange ideas and enjoy a day of fun.

The event will include several distinguished guest speakers, chic cuisines, gifts and a lucky draw.

Event details are as follows:

Date: Sunday, March 24, 2019
Location: The Wanda Reign on the Bund
Registration: Starts at 1:30 p.m.
Guest Speakers: 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Networking: 5 p.m – 6:30 p.m.
Dinner: 6:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Dress code: Smart casual
CPD Hours: 3 CPD hours (CPD hours will only be given to those members that sign up for the guest speaker's session)

Cost: RMB200 per person (CPA Member)
RMB800 per person (Non-member)

How to register and pay:

Contact Lily Huang to reserve your seat, or complete the registration form no later than March 19, 2019. Seats are limited, so please register early to avoid disappointment. Your registration will be confirmed once your payment is received. Please pay the fee to the following bank account and include your full name, email address and member ID:
  • Company: T.P.E.I.
  • Bank: Yongkang Branch, Bank of Shanghai
  • Account Number: 03002489968

Register here

CPA Canada Shanghai Chapter
Application of AI and New Technologies in Today’s Finance Management
Tuesday, March 26, 2019

With the rise and application of AI and new technologies, financial work efficiency has been greatly improved, financial professional’s ability to participate in corporate management and creating value has also been increased. Management and organization structures within the Finance function have also undergone profound changes. Therefore, today’s Finance Management needs to be more equipped with new technologies.

Topics include:

  • What new tools will support financial management?
  • What technology is used in operational management of financial shared service center in big company?
  • What renovation or changes does AI technology bring?

Hear from the following guest speakers:

Lucy Zheng, AIA China FSSC, Director
Lucy has over 20 years of finance experience working as senior management for several global listed companies. She specializes in strategy planning, profitability innovation, customer satisfaction and quality control.

Vincent Yu, GFC Consulting, Director
Vincent has 15 years of experience in business process outsourcing, database management and data delivery for clients combined with rich experiences in team management, KPI monitoring and process improvement.

Event details are as follows:

Date: Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Time: 1:30 - 4:30 p.m. (Registration starts at 1 p.m.)
Location: Accor Hotel, No. 728, Pudong Avenue Floor 3 Maliujia meeting room (Limited buffet lunch coupons in complimentary can be obtained at the reception desk in front of the meeting room for those register at 12 p.m.)
Hosted by: GFC Consulting
Seats: 20 seats available on a first-come first-served basis
Fees: Free admission for CPA Members
CPD Hours: 3 hours

Registration Deadline is Friday, March 22, 2019.

Register here

CPA Canada Beijing Chapter - Annual Conference
Saturday, March 30, 2019 I Hotel MoMc, Beijing

The CPA Canada Beijing Chapter is excited to announce this year’s Annual Conference. Enjoy a day of great food and fun at the Hotel MoMc in Beijing. This is the perfect opportunity to meet and greet your fellow CPAs. This year's theme is Spring.

The following PLD topics will also be covered:

  • Professional Ethics – Speaker: Ms. ZhengZheng Wang, Director, PwC
  • Environment Friendly – New Agricultural Product – Speaker: Mr. Feng Mao, CEO of Panda Guide Inc.
  • Financial Investment – Speaker to be announced

Event details are as follows:

Date: Saturday, March 30, 2019 Time: Starting at 1 p.m. Location: Hotel MoMc, Beijing CPD hours: 3 hours (includes one CPD hour on Ethics)
Activities: PLD seminars, charity dinner and a lucky draw
Cost: Member: RMB220 per person (early bird RMB180 per person before Feb.25)
Non-member: RMB800

Registration Information

To register for this event, please contact Yang Jin on WeChat at Yjin1122. Please include your full name, position and company. 

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