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Please join us on THURSDAY, APRIL 11,  2019

at Good Buddy Restaurant in Sherwood Park for the:

Sherwood Park Constituency

Candidates Meet and Greet

5:00 - 6:30 P.M.


5:10 - Greetings from CCBA President, Kirk Quan

5:15 - Introduction of Candidates and First Question

5:35 - Second Question

5:55 - Closing Remarks from CCBA

6:00 - Meet and Greet




 Thank you for attending the luncheon with

Honourable Deron Bilous

Minister of Economic Development and Trade


Friday, September 23, 2016      11:30 AM - 1:30 PM


Minister Bilous shares his insights and perspective on Alberta’s strategy and action plan regarding economic, business and cultural relations with China.

He announced that he would be leading a Trade Mission to China in November which may be one of the largest to travel from Alberta.
He also announced several programs that will assist Alberta businesses who want to export and import goods.


Thank you for attending our luncheon with

His Worship Don Iveson, Mayor of Edmonton

Wednesday, June 24, 2016       

Mayor Iveson gave an insightful account of his recent visit to China and perspective on the City of Edmonton’s ties with China.


On Thursday, April 10, 2014, the CHINA-CANADA BUSINESS ASSOCIATION hosted a luncheon with

Mr. WANG, Xinping, Consul General of China in Calgary.
This luncheon provided the opportunity to listen to Mr. Wang’s insights on most recent development of Canada-China economic cooperation and the newly created “China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone”.

After the luncheon, we provided FIVE one-on-one meetings with Consul General Wang.

Chateau Lacombe Hotel
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM



                      with special guest Stephen Mandel
                      Monday, December 9, 2013
                      6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
                      Good Buddy (North)
                      9499-137 Ave., Edmonton
Thanks you to all who attended our association's 2013 year-end gathering.  It was a wonderful opportunity for our members to share their most recent business experience, thoughts, views, and comments related to Alberta-China business relationships.
Former Mayor Stephen Mandel spoke on his previous experience on how to build strong ties between Edmonton and China.



Luncheon with The Honorable Cal Dallas
Minister of International and Intergovernmental Affairs, Government of Alberta

     Minister Dallas presented the Alberta government's strategy on international trade with a focus on China.  To facilitate this, Minister Dallas announced that Alberta would be opening a new trade office in Shanghai.

Time: Tuesday, July 23, 2013 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Place: Salon B, Chateau Lacombe Hotel, 10111 Bellamy Hill, Edmonton, Alberta


Luncheon with Mr. Rick Savone
Canadian Consul General in Shanghai, China

Mr. Rick Savone shared insights on regional policies driving economic development in the region: “How Canada is Growing Business in Shanghai and Eastern China”
Mr. Savone has been serving as Consul General of Canada in Shanghai since June 2012. During this brief visit to Alberta Mr. Savone presented, first hand, the most recent business and economic developments in China after the nation officially under the new leadership.

Time: Friday, June 14, 2013 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Place: Salon B, Chateau Lacombe Hotel, 10111 Bellamy Hill, Edmonton, Alberta


China-Canada Business Association (Alberta) and Edmonton Economic Development Corporation Dinner Seminar

Attracting Chinese Investment into Alberta

Over last two years, Chinese investments into Alberta has been increased significantly, mostly in oil and gas industry. How
do we maintain this momentum and broaden Chinese investments into other area such as agriculture, tourism,
manufacturing, real estate and education? We have invited the following special guests to talk about government
policies, overall trends, business experiences and success stories of conducting business with China.


Mr. WANG, Xianmin, Deputy Consul General of China in Calgary
Honorable Doug Horner, Deputy Premier, Province of Alberta
Mr. Gordon Houlden, Director of the China Institute, University of Alberta
Mr. Wayne Karpoff, President & CEO WillowGlen Systems Inc.

Date: Saturday, March 3, 2012
Time: 5:00 PM Registration No-host Bar and Networking
6:00 PM Dinner
Location: Salon 8, Shaw Conference Centre, 9797 Jasper Ave., Edmonton, Alberta

China Business Mission to Harbin Cold Zone Expo 2013
January 6 to 9, 2013


Thank you to all of our members who joined us for our for the CCBA (Alberta) Annual General Meeting and the Year End Party at Good Buddy (North) on December 9 2015.  A great time was had by all.


Check back here regularly for updates on our special Spring Event!







The latest CCBA Executive Mandarin Program will begin in late September 2015.  If you would like to register please click HERE to register.

This ten week program is organized with the assistance of the Confucius Institute of Edmonton and the Canadian English Academy.  Participants in this session are learning the basics of the language as well as customs and ideas on how to do business in China.  The class has a low participant-to-instructor ratio (8 to 1 maximum) so that the maximum level of improvement can be achieved by each participant.  REGISTER NOW as space is limited!


We will be running a beginners class and an intermediate class.


The cost is $300 for CCBA members and $400 for non-members.



Thank you to everyone who came to the Good Buddy Restaurant for our year end reception on December 18, 2014.  A great time was had by all!  There was a wonderful presentation by Mr. Gu, some fantastic food and drinks, prizes, 'surprise' cupcakes and it was a great opportunity to touch base with old friends and meet new ones.

A special thanks to the contributions of Jim Ma and Frank Wong for the years of service to the CCBA.  They finished their terms the Board of Directors this year.