Event Details

The German Chamber of Commerce in North China cordially invites members & special guests to the next Automotive Roundtable at the facilities of ZF Lemforder Automotive Systems in Shenyang on November 26, 2019 on the topic IT Security.

Starting with the Cyber Security Law (CSL) in 2017 the Chinese authorities published several drafts, regulations and standards. The latest of which, the encryption law, will come into force on January 1, 2020. Practically every enterprise in China is affected by these legal regulations and plans, which concern the security framework of network infrastructure encryption, operations, as well as data collections, transfer and information handling. More important, the legal terms of these laws, drafts and regulations also oblige management of subsidiaries in China to take responsibilities and tasks in the areas of data collection, IT security, handling and transfer.

In this roundtable external experts from legal and technical side will inform about most important requirements and restrictions about data handling and transfer in international companies with subsidiaries in China and how legal responsibility and standards in the individual areas of a company can be implemented in practice. You will also receive an update on how an IT infrastructures for corporate communication between Germany and China can be legally built, operated and improved as well as when it is appropriate to use Cloud solutions, MPLS lines or VPN connections.

In addition, Mr. Wolfgang Lamprecht, General Manager of ZF Lemforder Automotive Systems Shenyang will introduce ZF as an important supplier for BBA in Shenyang and will guide the guests through the plant in ShenBei to get an impression of their production facilities and products.

About the Automotive Roundtable concept:

The German Chamber of Commerce organizes regular roundtable events especially for representatives of the automotive industry in North China. This event called "Automotive Roundtable" is designed to provide an exchange platform for managers and decision makers from local automotive suppliers, OEMs and related industries to share experiences, information and ideas.

Language: English


17:00 - 17:15 Guest arrival

17:15 - 17:20 Welcome by German Chamber of Commerce

17:20 - 17:40 Company introduction by Mr. Wolfgang Lamprecht, General Manager, ZF Lemforder Automotive Systems Shenyang

17:40 - 18:20 Plant Tour

18:20 - 18:45 Snacks & Networking

18:45 - 19:15 Presentation "Legal aspects for IT security management in enterprises" (Mr. Jan-Michael Hähnel)

19:15 - 19:45 Presentation "Technical requirements for an IT infrastructure between China and Germany" (Mr. Martin Muens)

19:45 - 20:00 Discussion & Questions

Fee: None (Members & Special guests only)

Please note: By invitation only, seats are limited and allocated on a first-come, first-serve basis. This roundtable event is primarily for CEOs, Senior Executives, General Manager, Plant Manager etc. from automotive suppliers, OEMs and related industries.

Venue: ZF Lemforder Automotive Systems (Shenyang) Co., Ltd., No. 18 Puping Road, Shenbei District, Shenyang 110122

采埃孚伦福德汽车系统(沈阳)有限公司, 沈阳市沈北新区蒲平路18 号


  • Mr. Wolfgang Lamprecht (General Manager at ZF Lemforder Automotive Systems Shenyang)

    Mr. Wolfgang Lamprecht

    General Manager at ZF Lemforder Automotive Systems Shenyang

  • Mr. Michael Hähnel (Senior Consultant at Burkardt & Partner Shanghai)

    Mr. Michael Hähnel

    Senior Consultant at Burkardt & Partner Shanghai

    Mr. Hähnel has been living and working in China for 6 years. His practice at Burkardt & Partner focuses on contract, international trade, IT and data protection law. Mr. Hähnel supports clients in cross border contract and company structure solutions as well as legal questions related to data transfer, data handling and legal aspects of telecommunication and network services. Mr. Hähnel is also experienced in the legal area of e-commerce.
    He is the author of articles in several PRC-related magazines and a frequent speaker at PRC-related seminars.

    Mr. Hähnel is a registered lawyer in Germany and a certified data protection officer (Tüv / Germany).

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  • Mr. Martin Muens (Key Account Director of T-Systems China)

    Mr. Martin Muens

    Key Account Director of T-Systems China

    Mr. Muens manages China Global Accounts at T-Systems and has been supporting German customers with their connectivity requirements between China and HQ for 20 years.

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ZF Lemforder Automotive Systems (Shenyang) Co., Ltd.

No. 18 Puping Road, Shenbei District, Shenyang 110122
沈阳市沈北新区蒲平路18 号

ShenyangLiaoning, China

If you have any questions please contact Jan Block

Contact Organizer

+86 2481113996

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