Australian Brands and Chinese Lifestyle: More than Just Fashion Talk

20 March 2013

11.30am for 12.00 - 2pm
China’s consumer-led growth has contributed to the country’s continuous economic vibrancy, with many foreign brands planning to expand their China presence in the next few years.

Following ACBC’s successful 2012 event "Enter the Luxury World of Chinese Consumers", Timothy Coghlan, Senior Manager of Luxury Retail for Savills China and writer of - a blog dedicated to the business of fashion and luxury in China - will speak again to our members and friends on March 20. This time Timothy will engage in discussion with some of the leading figures in China’s fashion and lifestyle circle, including:

Zhang Qinghui - Vice President of China Fashion Association
Hu Nan - Editor-in-Chief, Fashion China Magazine
Miao Hongbing - President, of Beijing White Collar Fashion Co., Ltd

The panel will inform the audience of new trends in China’s fashion industry and consumption patterns, emerging Chinese brands and opportunities for amplifying the profiles of Australian brands, both locally and globally.

Timothy is also a special alumni guest at this year’s L’Oreal Melbourne Fashion Festival and speaker at the "LMFF K&L Gates Law Breakfast". Thanks to L’Oréal Melbourne Fashion Festival and Australia China Council for supporting this event.

Who Should Attend this Event?
  • Directors of China Desk
  • Marketing Manager
  • Branding Manager
  • Export Manager
  • Strategy Planner
  • Anyone who is interested in China’s fashion and lifestyle, its retail industry and would like to know more about Chinese consumers
Event Details

Date: Wednesday 20 March
Time: 11.30am for 12.00 – 2pm
Venue: Norton Rose Australia, Level 15 RACV Tower, 485 Bourke Street, VIC 3000
Cost: $66 ACBC Members, $88 non-ACBC members (GST included)
RSVP: Register your place online by clicking HERE or send an email with your contact details to, with the subject "Fashion".

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