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The China market for Data Vendors

Expanding Your Data Business in China: Opportunities for International Vendors on the Shanghai Data Exchange

10 July 2024 | 9am ET | 2pm BST
The Chinese data buying market represents a compelling opportunity for data vendors based in the US, Europe and elsewhere. Corporations, investors, banks and government bodies are spending over $20bn a year on data sources, and are showing a significant interest in international data.
Join this webinar to learn about:
  • the Chinese data market
  • the opportunity for international data vendors
  • how the Shanghai Data Exchange is helping firms create new revenue streams
  • how to get started creating opportunities in China


Ian Webster

Ian Webster

Chief Revenue Officer

Ian heads the Client Engagement group at Neudata, as well as its busy programme of events. He has spent the last six years helping asset managers, investment banks and retailers to get value out of traditional and alternative data. Prior to that, Ian's experience encompassed analytical and commercial roles at Vodafone, Bank of Scotland and Liberty Mutual. Ian holds an MA in Mathematics from the University of Oxford, and a Saltire Fellowship in Entrepreneurship from Babson College, Massachusetts.

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Yong Lu

Vice President
Shanghai Data Exchange

Yong Lu has over 30 years of IT industry experience, responsible for business development, sales management and had other managerial positions in HP, Cisco and Brocade China and Asia Pacific region. Currently is the Vice President of Shanghai Data Exchange and Director General of Shanghai Data Innovation Center. He also plays an active role in communicating with different counties and organizations for big data applications, data exchange and smart city iGnitiatives in the Asia Pacific region and around the world.


About Shanghai Data Exchange

The Shanghai Data Exchange’s mission is to construct a data marketplace and promote the process of data assetization. The Exchange undertakes functions such as the innovation of data transfer and sharing systems and standards, infrastructure services, data product registration, and data product trading. The Shanghai Data Exchange is established under the guidance of the Shanghai Municipal People's Government.

About Neudata 

Neudata provides actionable, unbiased market intelligence to buyers and sellers of alternative data. Combining human-powered data scouting services and a cutting-edge technology platform, Neudata’s data expertise provides time- and money-saving insights for clients across the expanding alternative data ecosystem.