Our conference “Football Business China 2017“ will bring together leading football executives, clubs, associations, sponsors, investors, coaches and many more from China and Europe in an outstanding location.

November 30th, 2017
"Football Business China 2017": Status Quo of the European-Chinese Football Cooperations


Confirmed speakers


Jörg Wacker

Executive Board Member

FC Bayern Munich

FC Bayern Munich

Thomas Treß


Borussia Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund

Alexander Jobst

Executive Board Member

FC Schalke 04

FC Schalke 04

Alexander Wehrle


1. FC Köln

1. FC Köln

Chen Yang

Team Manager & Ex-Bundesliga-Player

Beijing Enterprises & Eintracht Frankfurt

Jingui Wu

Sports Director

Shanghai Greenland

Shenhua FC

Shanghai Greenland Shenhua FC

Fadi Naoum

Senior Vice President



Martin Bachmayer

Chairman & CEO

jogmo world corp.

Eckhard Krautzun

Instructor at German Football Association (DFB) & Adivsor to Chinese Football Association (CFA)

Hang Yu

Advisor to Chairman

DDMC Sports


Philipp Klotz

CEO (Moderator)



Dr. Markus Kern

Founder & CEO



Further FBC-experts:

Jörg Albertz: "Player of the Year“ in China in 2003

Richard Golz: 24th place - players with most Bundesliga matches

Jörg Albertz and Dr. Markus Kern

Jörg Albertz

and Dr. Markus Kern 

Further speakers to be announced. 


  1. Status Quo of the Football Cooperations between Europe and China
  2. Bundesliga Clubs in China: Insights and Outlooks
  3. Chinese Super League: Athletic, Economic and Political Specifics
  4. Grassroots Development: China´s Need for Qualified Coaches
  5. Technological Trends in Football: New Opportunities for China and Europe

Date & Time

November 30th, 2017
Start: 09:45am 
End: 06:30pm 

Following a short get-together, we will take a shuttle to the dinner and round off the convivial evening with further inspiring discussions on the topics of the day.


KölnSKY-Tower, Ottoplatz 1
50679 Cologne


Participation fees

Community Partners can participate with one person free of charge.
2nd participant: 390,00€ + VAT  (dinner included).
Any additional participant regular fee (see below): 
  • Application until October 15th, 2017: 490,00€ + VAT per participant (dinner included)
  • Application after October 15th, 2017: 590,00€ + VAT per participant (dinner included)

Due to limited seating capacities, your booking is subject to availability. Thank you for your understanding.

Conference Registration