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Melbourne: China and the App Explosion - Using and Building Apps for the China Market

21 June 2017

International Chamber House, Level 5, 121 Exhibition Street, Melbourne 3000

ACBC Victoria is pleased to invite you to the next event in our SME Briefing Series exploring the China app explosion and what it means for Australian businesses. 

Our guest speaker is Mr James Nguyen, Co-Founder of M5859 Apps. 

James will provide insight into the rapid rise of message apps in China and what they mean for businesses looking to go viral in China. Topics covered will include:

  • How to use message apps like WeChat and social media to promote your business in China
  • How to build apps for a Chinese audience
  • How Xiaomi, one of China's fastest growing companies, dominated the mobile space, through social media and community engagement

The presentation will be followed by the opportunity for discussion and Q&A, as well as ample networking opportunities. 

About our speaker: 
James Nguyen, Partner, M5859 Apps 
James Nguyen is a Partner at M5859 Apps, which have previously made App of The Year which went No.1 in 22 countries. Having also developed the official apps for billion dollar brands such as BBC, 20th Century Fox and Hell's Kitchen, M5859 Apps are now focused on educating the Australian startup eco-system. James has keynoted a number of conferences in the community, most notably M5859's very own Startup Series. 

Date:          Wednesday 21 June 2017
Time:          12.15pm for 12.30pm - 1.30pm (includes light lunch) 
Venue:        International Chamber House, Level 5, 121 Exhibition Street, Melbourne 3000
Cost:           $55 for ACBC Members and $75 General Admission (+GST and online booking fee)

Dress:         Business Attire 
Enquiries:   (03) 9027 5606