AmCham Shanghai is pleased to invite you to the April 9 Monthly Member Briefing at the Portman Ritz-Carlton Hotel, which will feature a briefing on Artificial Intelligence (AI) by Sophia Xin, Expert Associate Partner at Bain & Company and Jian Chen, Data and AI Specialist at Microsoft China.

During the presentation, Sophie will delve into the foundational aspects, evolution, and transformative potential of this groundbreaking technology, and Jian will discuss approaches to assess and land Generative AI in corporate scenarios as well as showcasing a few selective cases with live demos. The briefing aims to highlight the practical and tangible benefits of AI for businesses, including increasing productivity, improving customer service and streamlining operations.

Admission to this event is complimentary. This is a member only event and is off the record with limited seating. All members are required to wear a business card during the event for identification purposes. Unfortunately, AmCham Shanghai are unable to accommodate non-member guests at this briefing.


5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Check In & Networking
6:00 PM - 6:10 PM
Welcome Remarks by Eric Zheng, President of AmCham Shanghai
6:10 PM - 6:50 PM
Presentation by Sophia Xin and Jian Chen
6:50 PM - 7:00 PM
7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Cocktail Reception


  • Sophia Xin (Expert Associate Partner at Bain & Company)

    Sophia Xin

    Expert Associate Partner at Bain & Company

    Ms. Sophia Xin is an Expert Associate Partner from Bain & Company and the lead of Bain’s Greater China Advance Analytics Group (AAG). She is currently based in Shanghai.

    With more than 15 years of data and analytics consulting and implementation experience, Ms. Xin has profound understanding of data and machine learning techniques and strategic insights of digital transformation and artificial intelligence applications for businesses. She led the AAG team and delivered various projects across the topics of decision intelligence, AI use case development, data governance, operation optimization.

    Ms. Sophia Xin holds a Master in Nottingham University, Applied Psychology, BA in University of Sci. and Tech. of China, Information System.

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  • Jian Chen (Data and AI Specialist at Microsoft China)

    Jian Chen

    Data and AI Specialist at Microsoft China

    Jian Chen is a Data and AI Specialist at Microsoft China, where he works alongside Microsoft Solution Architects to design and implement AI, Business Intelligence, and Analytics solutions for corporate customers. His tools of choice include Microsoft Power BI, Azure Data Services, and Azure AI, as well as OpenAI services, which he utilizes to serve the Eastern China region.

    Prior to Microsoft, Jian has held several key positions, including Vice President of Sales and Corporate Financing at a technology company listed on the NEEQ, and General Manager of Corporate Innovations, where he focused on nurturing new ventures within the company using cloud technologies.

    Jian holds an M.S. from the MIT Sloan School of Management, an MBA from Fudan University, and a B.S. from Wuhan University.

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This is a member-only event. If you are not a member but would like to join this session, please contact michelle.li@amcham-shanghai.org or 021 61693017.

Member Ticket
Member Price Complimentary


The Portman Ritz-Carlton Hotel

1376 Nanjing Xi Lu (cnr. Xi Kang Road)
Ballroom on 4F

Shanghai, China

If you have any questions please contact Kelly Deng

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