On March 3, AmCham China Tianjin held the 2023 kickoff celebration for its Women Professionals Committee (WPC) at the Victoria Garden of The Astor Hotel Tianjin. Approximately 40 guests attended the event held in honor of International Women’s Day (IWD).
In line with the 2023 IWD campaign theme of #EmbraceEquity, the Tianjin WPC was pleased to have Co-chair Linda Liu from NXP Semiconductors join the event to share her insights on how women can achieve equity in the workplace. Yali Z. Liu from Chayora Holding and another Co-chair of the Tianjin WPC, further unpacked the difference between “equality” and “equity”. The group also reviewed the Tianjin WPC’s successful events from 2022 and recognized former Co-chair of the Tianjin WPC, Justine Qian, for her many contributions.
The event initiated an insightful discussion among speakers and attendees about personal growth experiences and future Tianjin WPC events to come in 2023. Additionally, the Tianjin WPC Mentorship Program was launched officially launched, encouraging participants to work together to achieve progress.
AmCham China Tianjin would like to thank all the guests and speakers who made time to attend this successful and inspiring event. We would also like to extend our appreciation to the sponsors of the 2023 Tianjin WPC: Tianjin Amcare Women’s & Children’s Hospital, NXP Semiconductors, and Chayora Holdings. The Tianjin Women Professional Committee looks forward to continuing our efforts to promote equity for women in the workplace.