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2015 ICAIA Global Immersion Tour: United States

 ICAIA’s 2015 Global Immersion Tour will explore projects in the San Francisco Bay Area, where distinctive and vibrant senior retirement communities are concentrated. Specifically, ICAIA is inviting 15 Chinese entrepreneurs, investors and executives to observe and learn about current U.S. elderly care modes and best practices. The 2015 Global Immersion tour will feature senior communities and facilities in California, each showcasing unique living arrangements, community attributes and models of specialized care. Followed by this tour will be the launch of ICAIA’s inaugural annual overseas forum, US-China Elderly Care Investment Forum, held in Austin, Texas.

The ICAIA Global Immersion Tour is a unique opportunity to also understand the broader landscapes, investment opportunities and key personalities in the United States. ICAIA has organized cultural excursions that include visiting one of the world's largest Chinatowns, visiting cutting-edge elderly healthcare robotics and technology companies in Silicon Valley, wining at the heart of the scenic Napa Valley, enjoying a heritage rodeo show and dining with one of the most acclaimed former Presidents of the United States.


March 24 to 29, 2015


15 participants (Limited spaces left)

 Program Highlights

·         VIP guided tours around seven senior retirement communities with unique operating models, living arrangements, community attributes and modes of specialized care

·         Study tour and workshops led by bi-lingual elderly care specialist with 20 years of operational experience in community and institutional healthcare in both China and the U.S.

·         Professional conferences and meetings centered around U.S. and China elderly care private investment and partnership opportunities

·         Meet and exclusive one-on-one photo opportunity with the 42nd President of United States, William Jefferson “Bill” Clinton

·         Elderly healthcare technology company visits

·         VIP Napa Valley vineyard tours and wine dinner at Michelin-Star restaurant

·         Other VIP cultural visits including San Francisco Chinatown, Lake Austin Cruise and Rodeo Show

·         VIP shopping experience at San Marcos Premium Outlets



·         Gain an in-depth understanding of key stakeholders of the U.S. Elderly Care market

·         Gain a thorough understanding of key industry issues and operational models through observing 7 unique senior housing residential models that are selected based on their feasibility, operability and adaptability

·         Meet, network and collaborate with U.S. elderly care professionals

·         Identify relevant market needs to form strategic partnership or investment opportunities

·         Gain an extremely exclusive opportunity to meet and take a photograph with President Bill Clinton


Who Should Attend

·         C-Suite executives from leading real estate developers, investors and other business leaders

·         Private investors or institutional investors interested in developing China’s elderly care sector or cross-border elderly care expertise, partnerships or investments

·         Entrepreneurs and other high-level business executives

 For more information, please contact

For a more detailed program, please click here.

To apply, please contact:

Contact person: Cathy Chang

+852 3568-6457 (Hong Kong)

+86 13632170551( Mainland China)