September 2015 – 14 Mayors and Vice Mayors from Silicon Valley traveled to Yangcheng and Chengdu, China for friendship and a goodwill tour. Many successful meetings led to further cooperation between nations.
October 2015 – China Silicon Valley hosted a delegation from Sichuan, led by Mayor of Chengdu Tang Liangzhi. CSV and the Sichuan Shuangliu Country People’s Government jointly agreed to build a working relationship named “Tianfu Valley – Silicon Valley Express.” This is designed to promote collaboration of projects, technologies and capital investments.
November 2015 – Marilyn Librers, Board Member of China Silicon Valley attended the Chengdu Innovation and Entrepreneurship Global Trade Fair. She was a keynote speaker for the opening ceremony and also represented CSV the following day at a roundtable discuss hosted by the Mayor of Chengdu. Many nations were represented however Ms. Librers was the only American to attend.
November 2015 – At long last the September delegation of Mayors and Vice Mayors held their reunion. It was hosted by Robert and Sandra Storer at their Danville home. Robert Storer is the Mayor of that City. Many other elected officials attended the event to learn more about CSV and the upcoming trip to China in the spring. Participants of the trip surprised Victor Wang with a plague representing their gratitude for his leadership on the trip and his ongoing contribution to the organization. The large plague had mounted the names of the delegation and a City pin representing each of the Cities that attended. Strong friendship have resulted from this past trip to China, both here and in China.