Frequently Asked Questions

What is the China Marketing Summit?

Come join us as 8,000 marketers descend on Shenzhen–the Silicon Valley of China–to see how today’s leading marketing minds, both in China and internationally, are using their knowledge and skills to change minds and change the world.

Where does the China Marketing Summit take place?

China Marketing Summit 2017 is taking place in Shenzhen, China just across the border to Hong Kong. Find a guide here.

What does my China Marketing Summit ticket entitle me to?

An Early Bird, Regular or Late Bird ticket grants you entry to CMS 2017 Preview on January 14.

Can I transfer my ticket to another person?

Yes, to transfer your ticket to a new person please follow these steps outlined here:

I need a visa to attend, can you help me?

Please inform yourself about the current visa situation. A guide to obtain a Chinese VISA can be found here.

I’m interested in volunteering at the China Marketing Summit, how do I apply?

You can apply to volunteer at CMS 2017 here.

How can I get the latest updates about the event?

For the latest news and updates you can follow us on Facebook, @chinamarketingsummit or keep an eye on our blog. If you are using WeChat, scan our QR code in the footer and follow us there.

Can I purchase a ticket on 活动行 (huodongxing)?

Yes, in case you would like to pay with WeChat you can use this link to signup.

How can I nominate a speaker?

If you would like to nominate yourself or someone that you know then please send an email to

Is there a schedule available for the July event?

A detailed schedule for the July event will be made available a few weeks before the event. Always check back here for the latest schedule.