The 5th Minority Supplier Development China Summit – 2013 MSD China National Conference and Business Opportunity Fair was held in Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture, Yunnan Province, on Sep. 9-11, 2013
The 5th Minority Supplier Development China Summit – 2013 MSD China National Conference and Business Opportunity Fair was held in Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture, Yunnan Province, on Sep. 9-11, 2013. A lot of representatives from major purchasing corporations and minority business enterprises from all over China participated in this grand annual summit. During the summit, the participants deeply discussed on MBE definition and development direction in the future and then attended a match-making event.
Mr. Peng Zechang, Deputy Director of the Economic Development Division of the State Ethnic Affairs Commission (SEAC)
Mr. Hong Yunlong, Vice Governor of Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture
Mr. Lou Zhou, Asia Pacific, Director, Integrated Supply Chain, Client Service Procurement, IBM Corporation, and MSD China Board Chair
Mr. Rengen Li, Director, Global Leadership Development, The Coca-Cola Company, was presiding over group discussion 1: the definition and development direction of MBE in China.
Left to Right:
Purchasing and Supply Chain Management, Asia Pacific
Johnson Controls Hong Kong Ltd.
AP Supplier Diversity Program Manager
Global Procurement, Integrated Supply Chain
Global eSourcing Manager
Ms. Yang Liu, Executive Director of MSD China, was chairing group discussion 2: minority suppliers share their views and understanding on the definition of MBE in China.
Right: Ms. Ying McGuire, Vice President, International Operations and Business Development, Technology Integration Group (TIG)
Right 1: Ms. Coral Zhang, IP Manager, Cummins (China) Investment Co., Ltd.
Left 1: Mr. Eddie Wright, Director, Logistics Asia Pacific, Delphi Corporation
Corporate Member of the Year 2013 – IBM Corporation
Minority Supplier of the Year 2013 – China Golden Bridge Technology & Services Co., Ltd.
Most Dedicated Individual of the Year 2013 – Ms. Tina Wu, AP Supplier Diversity Program Manager, Global Procurement, Integrated Supply Chain, IBM Corporation
Minority Supplier Development Advocate of the Year 2013 – Mr. Edward Tenorio, General Procurement Site Lead in China & Marcom Global Commodity Lead, Dell Inc.