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The China Belt and Road Initiative

Friday, 28th May 2021 0745hrs – 0930hrs

The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) is a global infrastructure development strategy adopted by the Chinese government in 2013 to invest in nearly 70 countries and international organisations.

This initiative will create a multitude of opportunities for development both globally and in the UK and in this webinar we will explore these opportunities and how UK developers, construction contractors and investors might get involved.

We will be hearing from top experts from global investment companies, construction organisations, developers and academia about the multi-billion pound schemes and about how this initiative will help increase economic growth in the UK through knowledge transfer and market intelligence.

Speakers for this event include:

Benjamin Wong,
Head of Transport and Industrial
Leticia Ferreras,
Portfolio Manager – Development Finance
More Speakers,
TBC Soon
  • InvestHK – Benjamin is the Head of Transport and Industrial Sector at Invest Hong Kong, the HKSAR Government department responsible for attracting and facilitating foreign direct investment. He leads on a number of areas for InvestHK including maritime, aviation, road transportation, logistics, energy, infrastructures, mining, natural resources and construction. Benjamin also collaborates with the business community and government counterparts on major initiatives such as the Belt and Road and the Greater Bay Area and will join the panel to discuss the major opportunities the Belt and Road initiative will create in Hong Kong which British organisations can get involved with.  
  •  Allianz Global Investors – The China Belt and Road initiative is going to create a plethora of opportunities for investors that will be worth many billions of pounds over the coming decades. Allianz Global Investors are market leaders in global investment and Leticia will provide intel on what opportunities they are looking into and how they will lead to economic growth in the UK and Europe as well as the countries that make up the Belt and Road.

Associate your brand with this Webinar and position your brand at the forefront of the discussion around the future development happening around the China Belt and Road Initiative. We have various partnership packages available, including opportunities to speak on the webinar, allowing you to present your message to your target audience and receive maximum brand awareness and impact. Packages available include:

Package Chair/ Speaking Opportunity VIP Access Cost (+VAT)
Webinar Partner Yes Yes £1,500 View Details
Exhibitor Partner Yes £500 View Details

Webinar Partner


Be at the forefront of the webinar – with a speaking slot on the panel and prime branding throughout the webinar and post/pre event communications. This package will elevate your brand and drive awareness, loyalty and trust in front of industry leaders. This is the ultimate package if you’re looking to be seen as a leading figure within the industry. Benefits include:

  • Be positioned as the ‘Webinar Partner’ and have your company name in the title of the event
  • Sponsor an existing event or work with us to develop a bespoke title/agenda/panel of speakers
  • Request Built Environment Networking to invite speakers of your choice to join the panel
  • Targeted marketing campaign aimed at attracting your target audience to the event – whether it be company types, regional companies or job titles/level of attendee.
  • Chair or speak on the panel
  • Option to do a 5-minute introduction to the panel or deliver a thought leadership presentation
  • Included within pre-conference speaker communications including speaker briefing calls
  • Direct access before and after the sessions to the speakers and panellists, and excellent way to establish rapport and build relationships
  • Exhibition space
  • 15 tickets for the webinar for your business or client contacts
  • Access to the video footage from the webinar
  • Branding: on the webinar, website, press release, emails promoting the event and more
  • One editorial or case study shared through our website news section and social channels
  • Chairman’s thank you in the opening and closing speech on the webinar

Exhibitor Partner


Become an exhibition partner for this event to get exhibition space and branding before, during and after the event with benefits including:

  • Exhibition space at the interactive webinar
  • Five tickets for your business or client contacts
  • Access to the VIP speakers room – connect with the speakers before and after the event
  • Access to the video of the webinar
  • Branding including on the webinar, on the website, all emails prior to the event and more.
  • One editorial or case study shared on our news section and promoted through social media
  • Chairman’s ‘thank you’ in the opening and closing webinar speech

Our online webinars will merge our face-to-face events with a virtual platform – providing networking opportunities, an exceptional panel discussion and debate, speaker presentations and an exhibition hall. The programme and agenda will run as follows:

07:45-08:00 – Networking & Exhibition

08:00-09:00 – Main Stage: Speakers, Presentations, Discussion and Debate

09:00-09:30 – Networking & Exhibition

Here’s a little video highlighting what to expect

And here’s a bit more information of key areas of our online webinars…

You’ll receive unique log-in details to join our online event via computer or phone – and you’ll be greeted with an easy navigation tool. You’ll be able to navigate to:

Main Stage

Where the webinar will take place with excellent speakers and content. You’ll be able to get involved, asking questions and taking part in live polls.


Just like a real event you’ll be able to meet and connect with new people in our forum. You can directly request to chat with someone or you can enter our ‘speed networking’ area to meet numerous new people within the industry. Get your elevator pitch ready!

Sponsor / Exhibitor Area

Meet our partners and sponsors – view what they’re all about, video chat with them and download their literature and product information.


Event Ticket: The China Belt and Road Initiative £40.00

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Attendee ticket price: £40


Friday, 28th May 2021

0745hrs – 0930hrs

£40 – £40


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