The inaugural meeting of the China Outbound Forum is scheduled to be held in Sanya from November 21st to 23rd, 2014.

On October 9th, a memorandum of understanding was signed between Sanya government and Smadja & Smadja Strategic Advisory and The Center for China and Globalization (CCG) to cooperate on the project.

According to the cooperation plan, the China Outbound Forum will be held in Sanya for 3-5 consecutive years, bringing around 250-300 participants annually. Besides, a permanent site for the China Outbound Forum is expected to be built in Sanya in the near future.   
Participants to attend the forum include the senior executives from Chinese companies, foreign services companies and financial institutions, foreign companies seeking Chinese investment and senior executives and representatives from international organizations.