Presenting the best partners for your China market entry
Grow to China is
A free orientation workshop
Grow to China workshop takes place, in March 2018, a few months before the trip. It’s free of charge and attending does not require participation in the upcoming trip. In the workshop, with the guidance of our capable partners, you can map out how ready your business or product is for the foreign market.
A five-day trip to Shanghai
In Shanghai, you will be introduced to the most relevant potential business partners for your company. You will get one-on-one coaching as you go through the meetings, share your successes with your fellow entrepreneurs and enjoy an unforgettable experience as you pave the way for success in China.
We have diverse group of partners operating in the Chinese market, willing to share their knowledge and give you access to their own network. Their coaching is based on real world experience, on observations with other companies within other networks entering the market.
Grow to China offers you an easy market entry
As you benefit from the coaching of our partners as well as the support of your peers, Grow to China provides a productive and easy way to test your company’s abilities in one of the most competitive markets of the world.
Take advantage of our extensive Chinese business network and get on the fastlane to success in the largest economy on the planet.
Meet the right contacts
Grow to China is the most efficient way to determent market-fit for China.
The partners have invited 7 most impressive companies to the Grow to China business tour in Shanghai 11th – 16th of June 2018. During the week companies will meet the partners’ representatives from Shanghai and meet companies which already operate in China markets. Also they will get coaching from business expert for their go to market strategies and finally get to visit Haier’s head quarter in Qingdao.
The Grow to China 2018 Process
February 8th: Application deadline
February 9th: Participants of the workshop are selected
March 7th: Free orientation workshop with the partners
March 16th:15 companies are selected to attend the trip to Shanghai
Before the trip: Selected companies have a consulting session with the partners
June 11th – 16th 2018: Grow to China trip to Shanghai
After the trip: Follow-up workshop/meeting
Partners of Kasvun Roihu’s Grow to China program are Haier Hai Chuanghui, the incubation and investment branch of the world’s largest home appliance manufacturer Haier Group, Chinese accelerator Techcode, Finland China Innovation Center FinChi, world’s 8th biggest network of accounting and advisory services Crowe Horwath, an intellectual property rights expert Kolster, a Finnish nonprofit network Boardman 2020, City of Jyväskylä and internationalization consulting company Mistral Consulting.