Membership Categories

FBCS provides companies with a wide range of membership categories to choose from. We also welcome Finnish citizens working or studying in Greater Shanghai area who are not eligible to participate via corporate membership.  

  • Premium Membership is meant for FBCS corporate partners operating in Greater Shanghai area and having the highest level engagement with FBCS. Premium Members are entitled to following: 
    • Company logo listed on FBCS website and in all FBCS material
    • Entitled to post "Member News" four times per year on FBCS LinkedIn account
    • Access to FBCS networking, facilitation and information sharing community 
    • Member guidance and support on wide variety of business related matters
    • Full access to all events organized by FBCS or co-hosted with other chambers - no limit in the number of attendees
    • Member prices on all events 
    • Access to online Member Directory including contact information 
    • Company information and logo listed on FBCS website
    • Maximum visibility online and offline to promote member companies' businesses in China
    • Direct communication channel to Team Finland 
    • Free entry to FBCS Working Groups: Sales & Marketing, Finance & Legal and HR for Chinese speaking employees
    • Invitations to events with visiting dignitaries from Finland (ministers, mayors etc.)

 

  • Supporting Membership is meant for FBCS corporate partners operating in Greater Shanghai area and having high level engagement with FBCS. Supporting Members are entitled to following: 
    • Company logo listed on FBCS website and in all FBCS material
    • Entitled to post "Member News" two times per year on FBCS LinkedIn account
    • Access to FBCS networking, facilitation and information sharing community 
    • Member guidance and support on wide variety of business related matters
    • Full access to all events organized by FBCS or co-hosted with other chambers - no limit in the number of attendees
    • Member prices on all events 
    • Access to online Member Directory including contact information 
    • Company information and logo listed on FBCS website
    • Visibility online and offline to promote member companies' businesses in China
    • Direct communication channel to Team Finland 
    • Free entry to FBCS Working Groups: Sales & Marketing, Finance & Legal and HR for Chinese speaking employees
    • Invitations to events with visiting dignitaries from Finland (ministers, mayors etc.)

 

  • Corporate Membership is meant for companies operating in Greater Shanghai area. Corporate Members are entitled to following:
    • Access to FBCS networking, facilitation and information sharing community 
    • Member guidance and support on wide variety of business related matters
    • Full access to all events organized by FBCS or co-hosted with other chambers - no limit in the number of attendees
    • Member prices on all events 
    • Access to online Member Directory including contact information 
    • Company information and logo listed on FBCS website
    • Visibility online and offline to promote member companies' businesses in China
    • Direct communication channel to Team Finland 
    • Free entry to FBCS Working Groups: Sales & Marketing, Finance & Legal and HR for Chinese speaking employees
    • Invitations to events with visiting dignitaries from Finland (ministers, mayors etc.)
  • There also is possibility to have Corporate Membership as a joint membership with Finnish Business Council Beijing (FBSB). In that case, a company is entitled to joint membership benefits as well.

 

  • China Interest Membership is meant for companies that are not currently operating in China but have an interest to do that in the future. China Interest Members are entitled to following:
    • Access to FBCS networking, facilitation and information sharing community 
    • Full access to all events organized by FBCS or co-hosted with other chambers - access only to the member
    • Member prices on all events 
    • Direct communication channel to Team Finland 

 

  • Start-up Membership is meant for start-up companies with 1 - 2 employees. The company must have been founded within 12  months. Start-up Members are entitled to following:
    • Access to FBCS networking, facilitation and information sharing community 
    • Member guidance and support on wide variety of business related matters
    • Full access to all events organized by FBCS or co-hosted with other chambers - no limit in the number of attendees
    • Member prices on all events 
    • Access to online Member Directory including contact information 
    • Company information and logo listed on FBCS website
    • Visibility online and offline to promote member companies' businesses in China
    • Direct communication channel to Team Finland 
    • Free entry to FBCS Working Groups: Sales & Marketing, Finance & Legal and HR for Chinese speaking employees
    • Invitations to events with visiting dignitaries from Finland (ministers, mayors etc.)

 

  • Individual Membership is meant for Finnish citizens willing to join FBCS community. Typically, they do not work for a Finnish company and thus, are not eligible to FBCS corporate membership. Individual Members are entitled to following:
    • Access to FBCS networking, facilitation and information sharing community 
    • Full access to all events organized by FBCS or co-hosted with other chambers - access only to the member
    • Member prices on all events 
    • Direct communication channel to Team Finland 

 

  • Young Professionals' Membership is meant for Finnish citizens who are 30 years old or younger. Typically, they are Finnish students studying in China. Young Professionals are entitled to following:
    • Access to FBCS networking, facilitation and information sharing community 
    • Full access to all events organized by FBCS or co-hosted with other chambers - access only to the member
    • Member prices on all events 
    • Direct communication channel to Team Finland