Machinery Committee

This committee will specifically address opportunities, challenges and questions that companies from the machinery, machinery parts and cutting tools industries face in the Chinese market. The initiative is supported by Swissmem, Switzerland’s largest association for SMEs and large companies in the mechanical and electrical engineering industries and related technology-oriented sectors. The Committee will offer events, roundtables and networking opportunities to representatives of member companies. For more information about the Machinery Committee and how to participate, please contact our Board Member Joe Liu by Email

Chair persons:


Upcoming Event:


Tuesday, April 12, 2022

[Postponed] Swiss Machining Seminar 2022



Past Events:



Monday, August 23, 2021

CEO Dinner of SwissCham – SMA (Machinery Committee) 【Close-Door】


Wednesday, April 14,


Swiss Machining Seminar 2021                                                                                                                                                         

Tuesday, December 8, 2020

CEO Dinner Machinery Committee                                                                                                                                                            
Friday, February 28, 2020[Webinar] Challenges and experiences of the machinery industry in the Coronavirus environment

Joe Liu, General Manager at FRAISA (Shanghai) Co., Ltd., Board member of SwissCham Shanghai

Rene Naef, CEO, Urma Trading (Shanghai) Co.,Ltd.

Johnson Chen, Head of Market Region China, GF Machining Solutions Limited Company

Tim Juta, Managing Director China, Komax Group

Shuo Xu, General Manager, Wintool China

Thursday, April 18, 2019Second Machinery Committee Roundtable at the CIMT 
Thursday, December 06, 2018Machinery committee Roundtable: Challenges in Chinese Market