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Since 2004 company founder Robert "Robbie" Burns has spoken at 50+ Government, trade and private conferences and public and private digital marketing events. Robbie has spoken at workshops and at industry forums in China, the EU and Australia. Robbie is a contributing editor and is also a globally published journalist (in 5 languages) on China digital marketing, and sports (outdoors and action sports) in China. Contact China Sales to book Robbie at your event.


"We have hired Robbie on several occasions to present at our China export workshops around the country. Robbie has a entertaining and no-nonsense educational style which is clear and concise and we always have received positive feedback from attendees. I can recommend Robbie as a fine speaker for China-related export or marketing events."

Mr. Rod Arenas

Director, Food Innovation Australia Limited "FIAL"


2018 Speaking Events

Speaking next at...

Event:"Future Food-FIAL Export workshop"

organiser: FIAL

Venue: Brisbane Marriott, Level 2, Queen Adelaide Ballroom, 515 Queen Street, Brisbane

Date: May 10 2018,

topic: "China Ecommerce and Food Exports"

sector: Food exports

Link: "FIAL Calendar"

Delivered speaking events and workshops

FEBRUARY

Event:"5 Steps to Sell online in China"

organiser: Australia China Business Council W.A.

Venue: Minter Ellison, Perth W.A.

Date: February 28, 2018

topic: "5 Steps to Sell online in China"

sector: W.A. Exports

web: ”Australia China Business Council”

Event:"China Payments Workshop"

organiser: South Australia China Business Council W.A.

Venue: University of South Australia.

Date: February 07, 2018

topic: "China Payments Workshop"

sector: S.A. Exports

web: ”Event Brite”

JANUARY

event: "DDBill AGM"

organiser: DDBill TEchnologies Shenzhen.

Venue: Hilton Hotel Ballroom, Shenzhen, Guangdong China.

Date: January 28, 2018

topic: "China going global"

sector: Technology

web: ”Dinpay”

2017 Speaking Events

AUGUST

Event:"Private Label Manufacturers Association (PLMA) and FIAL Export workshop"

organiser: PLMA and FIAL

Venue: Vic. Govt. 121 Exhibition Street – Level 5 Melbourne

Date: Date 29th August 2017,

topic: "China Ecommerce and Food Exports"

sector: Food exports

Link: "FIAL Calendar"

MAY

event: "Retail Global"

date: May 24-26th. 2017

venue: Gold Coast Exhibition Center, Gold Coast

topic: "How to get paid from China"

web: "RETAIL GLOBAL"

event: "Seamless: global payments"

date: May 10-11. 2017

venue: Melbourne Exhibition Center, Melbourne/p>

topic: "Introducing Dinpay"

web: "SEAMLESS Event 2017"

MARCH

event: "Aus Industry and ECA presents China export workshop"

date: March 14, 2017

venue: Department of Agriculture and Fisheries, 16-32 Enterprise Street, Bundaberg.

topic: "China export workshop" covering online e-commerce platforms, payments and marketing

event: "Aus Industry and ECA presents China export workshop"

date: March 07, 2017

venue: Yellow Edge, Level 2, 9 Sydney Avenue, Barton, Canberra

topic: "China export workshop" covering online e-commerce platforms, payments and marketing

event: "Aus Industry and Philip Business Network" educational evening

date: March 07, 2017

venue: 51 Colbee Court, Philip, Canberra

topic: "China online sales platforms"

FEBRUARY

event: "Aus Industry and ECA presents China export workshop"

date: February 13, 2017

venue: Tamar Room - AusIndustry, Level 1, Cornwall Square,12 St.John St. Launceston TAS 7250

topic: "China online sales platforms"

2016 Speaking Events

OCTOBER

Event:"China payments and Export Update" with speakers Robbie Burns and Andy LIang

organiser: Dinpay

Venue: NSW Dept. Industry conference room, L47. 19 Martin Place. Sydney 2000

Date: Friday 14th October

topic: "China Ecommerce and Food Exports"

Link: "Dinpay event"

Event: The Australia China Business Council Victoria presents How to get paid from China"

organiser: ACBC Victoria

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

Date: Monday 11th October

topic: China O2O online to offline payments

Link: "ACBC website"

JUNE

Event:"FIAL commerce workshop"

organiser: FIAL

Venue: Punthill Dandenong

Date: June 30, 2016

topic: "China Ecommerce and Food Exports"

sector: Food exports

Link: "FIAL Calendar"

Event:"FIAL commerce workshop"

organiser: FIAL

Venue: Broadmeadows Global Learning Centre

Date: June 7, 2016

topic: "China Ecommerce and Food Exports"

sector: Food exports

Link: "FIAL Calendar"


MAY

Event:"FIAL commerce workshop"

organiser: FIAL

Venue: National Wine Center, Adelaide Australia

Date: May 20, 2016

topic: "China Ecommerce and Food Exports"

sector: Food exports

Link: "FIAL Calendar"


Event: "International Law Alliance AGM"

organiser: International Law Alliance

Venue: Andaz Function Center, Xintiandi, Shanghai

Date: May 12, 2016

topic: "China Ecommerce and Laws"

sector: Legal

Link: "International Law Alliance "


APRIL->

Event: "Feeding The Future"

organiser: Infant Nutrition Council of Australia

Venue: The Mint, 10 Macquarie St, Sydney

Date: April 7-8, 2016

topic: "Infant Formula: China e commerce insights"

sector: Food export

Bookings: "INC Australia presents: Feeding the Future"


MARCH->

Event: "Expert Advice: selling online in China"

organiser: Australia China Chamber (AustCham) Shanghai

Venue: Andaz Shanghai, Songshan Rd, Shanghai

Date: March 23, 2016

topic: "The benefits of e commerce with speakers from China Sales Co and Alibaba Tmall Global"

sector: China E commerce.

Bookings: "Tickets from AustCham"

Event: "China E Commerce Seminar"

organiser: Victorian Government Economic Development, Trade, Jobs, Transport and Resources

Venue: Melbourne Museum, Melbourne

Date: March 9, 2016

topic: "China E-Commerce Seminar"

sector: China Exports and e-commerce.

link: "ECODEV Vic"

2015 Speaking Events

event: "Understanding the benefits of ChAFTA"

organiser: Australian China Business Chamber, Victoria

Venue: Royal Geelong Yacht Club, Geelong, VIC Australia

Date: November 10, 2015

topic:"The benefits of China-Australia free trade agreement"

sector: China Social Media.

web: ”Australia China Business Council”

event: "How to do Social Media in China"

organiser: Australian China Business Chamber, QLD Australia

Venue: UQ Business School, L19 Central Plaza One, Brisbane QLD

Date: October 9, 2015

topic: " How to do Social Media in China."

sector: China Social Media.

web: ”Australia China Business Council”

event: "How to do Social Media in China"

organiser: Australian China Business Chamber, Victoria, The American Chamber of Commerce and ANZ Bank.

Venue: ANZ Bank, 100 Queens St, Melbourne

Date: October 6, 2015

topic: " How to do Social Media in China."

sector: China Social Media.

event: "E-Commerce in China: a Guide for Australian Businesses"

organiser: The Australian Treasury, Australian Trade Commission (Austrade)

Venue: Geelong Town Hall, Geelong VIC Australia

date: Monday 14 September 2015

web: ”Australia China Business Council”

topic: " The Australian Treasury, Australian Trade Commission (Austrade) 1/2 day workshop with expert panelists to launch the new Austrade guide."

sector: International Trade.

web: ”Austrade”

event: "Understanding the benefits of ChAFTA"

organiser: Australian China Business Chamber, Victoria

Venue: The Century Hotel, Traralgon, Gippsland, VIC Australia

Date: September 11, 2015

topic: "The benefits of China-Australia free trade agreement"

sector: Export and trade

event: "E-Commerce in China: a Guide for Australian Businesses"

organiser: The Australian Treasury, Australian Trade Commission (Austrade)

date: September 10, 2015

venue: Bendigo Center The Capitol Building, VIC Australia

topic: " The Australian Treasury, Australian Trade Commission (Austrade) 1/2 day workshop with expert panelists to launch the new Austrade guide."

sector: International Trade.

web: ”Austrade”

event: "Doing Business Online with China"

organiser: The Australia China Business Council, Victoria Chamber

date: July 22 2015

venue: Hall & Willcox, Rialto Towers, Melbourne, VIC Australia

topic: " Guide to marketing, the platforms and tools and regulations for doing business in China."

sector: China SEO/SEM and Social media marketing.

web: ”Australia China Business Council”

event: "E-Commerce in China: a Guide for Australian Businesses"

organiser: The Australian Treasury, Australian Trade Commission (Austrade)

date: July 3, 2015

venue: Gold Coast Arts Center, Gold Coast, QLD Australia

topic:" The Australian Treasury, Australian Trade Department 1/2 day workshops with Alibaba, JD, VIP, YHD and expert panelists launched the new Austrade guide."

sector: International Trade.

web: ”Austrade”

event: "E-Commerce in China: a Guide for Australian Businesses"

organiser: The Australian Treasury, Australian Trade Commission (Austrade)

date: July 1, 2015

venue: MLC Center, Sydney CBD, NSW Australia

topic: " The Australian Treasury, Australian Trade Department (Austrade) 1/2 day workshops with Alibaba, JD, VIP, YHD and expert panelists launched the new Austrade guide."

sector: International Trade.

web: ”Austrade”

event:"E-Commerce in China: a Guide for Australian Businesses"

organiser: The Australian Treasury, Australian Trade Commission (Austrade)

venue: International Chamber House, Melbourne VIC Australia

topic: " The Australian Treasury, Australian Trade Commission (Austrade) 1/2 day workshops with Alibaba, JD, VIP, YHD and expert panelists launched the new Austrade guide."

sector: International Trade.

web: Australian Trade Department (Austrade)

event: "Seize the Opportunity" The Australian Treasury, Australian Trade Commission (Austrade) and Efic"

organiser: The Australian Treasury, Ministry for Small Business, Efic and the Frankston City Council

date: April 8, 2015

venue: Frankston Civic Center, Frankston VIC Australia

topic: Learn of the benefits of recent FTA with China, Japan and Korea. Hosted by the Hon. Minister for Small Business Bruce Billison."

sector: International Trade.

web: ”Austrade”

event: "SELL: Sell for Success, presented by Commstraat and NORA"

organiser: Commstraat and NORA (Australian National Online Retailer Association)

date: February 3, 2015

venue: Crown Promenade Conference center, Melbourne.

topic:"How to start selling online to China"

web: "Online Retail Customer Experience Conference"

2014 Speaking Events

event: "The 2014 Asian Pacific Law Forum"

organisers: The Asian Pacific Law Forum

date: November 24, 2014

venue: NAB Village, Docklands., Melbourne VIC Australia

topic:"The App revolution and it's impacts for business"

web: "asianlawforum.org"

event: "Australia Post Startrack Australia China Digital Conference"

organisers: The Australian Business Forum

date: October 22, 2014

venue: Crown Casino, Melbourne

topic:"5 Steps for businesses to start selling online to China"

web: "Abf.events"

event: "The Australia China Business Council and Allens Linklaters present how to sell online to China"

date: October 9, 2014

venue: Allens Linklaters, Melbourne

topic:"How to sell online to China"

web: "Australia China Business Council"

event: "Online Retailer Conference & E-Commerce Expo."

date: 22-23 July. 2014

venue: Horden Pavillion, Sydney

topic: "Introduction and Q&A forum about Alibaba"

web: "Online Retailer Conference"

event: "Professional E-Bay Sellers Association PESA conference and expo"

date: May 28-30. 2014

venue: Gold Coast Exhibition Center, Gold Coast

topic: "How to sell online to China"

web: "PESA"

event: "Marketing Mag Business breakfast"

date: April 3. 2014venue: Arc One Gallery, Little Collins St. Melbourne VIC Australia

topic:"Understanding the Chinese Consumer"

web:"Marketing Mag"

2013 Speaking events

event: "The China Gap: bridge the digital divide"

date: October 2014

venue: Darling Harbour, Sydney NSW Australia

topic: "The 5 steps for China SEO and SEM"

web:"The China Gap"

event: Australia China Business Week Melbourne"

date: June 19. 2013

venue: Crown Casino, Melbourne VIC Australia

topic: "China internet platforms for success."

web:"Australia China Business Week"

event: Australia China Business Week Sydney

date: August 28, 2013

venue: Sheraton on the Park, Sydney.

topic:"Benefits of China SEO and SEM marketing"

web: "Australia China Business Week 2013"

2012 Speaking events

event: Australia/Canada China Chamber of Commerce "Business Breakfast" event

date: December 5, 2012

venue: The Longemont Hotel, Shanghai

topic:" Cracking the Marketing Code in China with Search Engine Optimization"

web: "Cracking the Marketing Code in China"

event: "Australia China Business Week Shanghai"

date: May 2012

venue: Shangrila Bund Hotel, Shanghai, China

topic:"The Benefits of China SEO and SEM marketing"

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