Category Archives: Shanghai

Day 17 – APM terminals, Yangshan Deepwater Port, Dinner with Nestor Gournaris

Time to try to catch up in my postings … This was a long day of travel; however, it felt like home visiting the ports. The APM Terminals allowed us to see the operations of the port. There was a … Continue reading

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Day 16 – ABB Engineering, ABB Automation World, UVA club Shanghai Reception

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Day 15 – Tencent, Rockwell Automation, The Pearl

We started our day with a visit to Tencent. Our presenter was a lawyer from Mergers & Acquisitions. I found the discussion vey informative. Tnecent is the …. Tencent was an early mover in the internet realm in china with … Continue reading

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Day 14 – Global Semiconductor Innovation and Manufacturing in China SMIC, Shanghai Urban Planning Museum, the Bund, a Local Restaurant

We began our day with a visit to SMIC. SMIC is a Chinese company that make semi- conductors. They produce semi-conductors that are lagging one generation from the current technology. They are focused on the fabrication of semiconductors versus design. … Continue reading

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Day 13 – Shanghai Museum in People’s Park, Lowe’s Global Sourcing Visit, Fenxiang Clothing Accessory Market (i.e. Fake Market), Gong De Lin Vegetarian Restaurant

Sean arrived today at noon. He left Athens, Greece the day before and traveled to Shanghai by way of Moscow. While in Europe he visited Amsterdam, Brussels, Paris, Florence, Rome, Pompeii, Sorrento, Capri, Assisi, Delphi, and Athens. He managed to … Continue reading

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Day 12 – Journey to Shanghai, Radisson New World Hotel, Yu Gardens and the Bund

We rose early today as we bid goodbye to Beijing on our way to Shanghai. We traveled by way of the Bullet Train in business class. This is definitely the way to travel. The seats were very comfortable. I got … Continue reading

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