Frequently Asked Questions about the BioCentury-BayHelix China Healthcare Summit:

Who should attend?

  • China/Asia biotechs that want to explain their R&D plans in the US and Europe and find potential partners.
  • Western biotechs that want face-to-face meetings with potential China/Asia partners or investors.
  • Investors looking for cross-border opportunities for themselves or portfolio companies .

Don’t miss the opportunity to meet with VCs, CEOs, CFOs, CBOs, and decision-makers shaping the future of innovation – from both the East and West including executives from companies like: 4P-Pharma Ascendum Capital, Bayer Healthcare Company Ltd., BeiGene, Boehringer Ingelheim China Invest Ltd. Co., CR-CP Life Science Fund Management Limited, Flanders Investment & Trade (FIT), Hua Medicine Ltd., KB Investment, Laekna Therapeutics Shanghai Co., Ltd., Lilly Asia Ventures, Roche, Sanofi, SynerK Inc, Unicorn Capital Partners, WuXi AppTec, Zhaoke Ophthalmology Pharmaceutical among others.

What will I learn?
This year’s Summit will include two-plus days of strategic panels on:

  • Strategies for global drug development and market access
  • Best models for globalizing biotech value.
  • Finding the right partner to extend your financial runway.

When is the Summit?
The China Healthcare Summit takes place Nov. 2-3, 2023, in Shanghai China at the St. Regis Shanghai Jingan.

Can’t attend in person? There are also two bonus days of virtual partnering meetings, Nov. 7-8, 2023.

Why is the Summit Important?
For 10 years, BioCentury, BayHelix and Insights Partner McKinsey & Company have brought together a cross-border community of C-level executives and investors to network, partner and debate critical issues facing the global biotech industry.

The China Healthcare Summit is THE forum to debate globalization strategies and form trusted cross-border relationships. There is no other strategic venue of this kind.

The Summit is particularly important this year: Facing long-term capital shortages, biopharma companies are under intense pressure to find creative solutions to keep their innovations alive. One solution is to pursue global development strategies.

How Can I Join?
Please register at

If you are unable to join in person, register instead for a Digital Pass, which includes two days of virtual one-to-one meetings.

All session recordings are available to watch for 30 days after the event.

Can I pay for registration in RMB?
Yes, please contact us at or click here for additional information regarding submitting your payment for registration in RMB.

How can I receive a Fapiao?
We can only issue a Fapiao if payment is made in RMB. Payment by credit card online will be processed in USD. To make your payment in RMB, please follow the instructions noted above.

Are Sponsorship Opportunities Available?
The China Healthcare Summit provides global visibility to Sponsors committed to innovation. Several packages are available with benefits including branding, tickets, and panelist opportunities. Please contact our team to learn more. Exclusive packages are filling up quickly, so contact us today!

Can I present?
Absolutely! BioCentury is accepting nominations to join this year’s Presenting Company Class. To apply, click here.

When can I start scheduling one-to-one meetings?
This year there are two days of in-person one-to-one meetings (Nov. 2-3) followed by two days of virtual one-to-one meetings (Nov. 7-8).

You may start scheduling meetings on Oct 2. Before then, please make sure to update your bio and company profile in the meeting scheduler.

How can complimentary access to BioCentury’s business intelligence platform help me at the China Healthcare Summit?

All delegates to the conference receive complimentary access to BioCentury’s business intelligence platform starting Sept. 25.

You may research pipelines, deals, and financings to determine which companies you want to meet at the China Healthcare Summit. There is also a Presenting Company Dashboard that helps you to review BioCentury’s analysis of each company presenting at this year’s Summit.

What if I can’t attend in person?

Digital Access passes are available if you cannot attend in person. Digital passes provide full access to all panels and presentations at the China Healthcare Summit which will be live-streamed and posted as on-demand recordings. You may also schedule virtual one-to-one meetings over two days (Nov 7-8).