International Social Etiquette - 学习国际社交礼仪 建立自信优雅形象

  • When:
    Thursday, 30 November 2017, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
  • Where:
    British Chamber Shanghai - We suggest that you enter the ZhangYuan community from the north gate on Taixing Lu (near Wujiang Lu)., 上海英国商会 (建议从泰兴路上的张园入口进入)
    No.9, Sub-lane 56, Lane 590, Weihai Lu, Shanghai
  • Price:
    RMB 150 including two drinks and snacks. Members only.

In this evening session, founder of Virginia Manners, Virginia Yuan Zhang, will share tips on international social etiquette, especially on Posture, Poise & Deportment, and the Art of Entertaining and Being Entertained. Language: Chinese. 


举止仪态及站姿 | Posture, Poise and Deportment


Learn to project confidence, elegance and charismatic leadership through your movements by reinforcing proper posture and body language. You will discover tips and tactics for graceful standing, walking, sitting and gesturing as well as professional tips to add presence and style to your daily routine. Ladies will discover techniques for elegantly walking in high heels, descending a staircase and getting in and out of a car with grace. Gentlemen will fine tune their skills for properly escorting a lady, putting on and removing coats, et cetera.


国际社交招待礼仪 | The Art of Entertaining and Being Entertained


For a light tête-à-tête for two or a grand State Banquet for 150, discover the attributes of sophisticated hosts and hostesses, as well as distinguished guest duties. Enhance confidence in compiling international menus and guest lists along with seating plans according to precedence. Master the do’s and do not’s of elegant and timeless correspondence and invitations.


No-show Policy: Please note you must cancel your reservation in writing to the event contact staff 24 hours in advance. No-shows without prior notification will be charged a no-show fee of RMB100. 

Walk-in Policy: Please note that members who attend the event without prior reservation will be charged a walk-in fee of RMB50 if spaces are still available.

Speaker Introduction

Virginia Zhang 张媛

Founder of Virginia Manners

Virginia Zhang is professional consultant of international social & business etiquette and international protocol. She is an MBA graduate. While attending Fudan University - BI Norwegian Business School, Virginia has also been trained in the International Etiquette and Protocol Academy of London and trained in the Protocol School of Washington has therefore become an International Social and Youth Etiquette Certified Consultant and Corporate Etiquette and International Protocol Certified Consultant.

Virginia has a broad education and working experience. She has attended specialisation classes in different countries, such as in the USA (University of California, Berkeley Haas School of business, The Protocol School of Washington), and in Europe (International etiquette and protocol academy of London, Spain IE Business School and BI Norwegian Business School). Virginia has also gained a rich working experience both in China and in Europe (where she has been working in the Scandinavia Airlines head office in Stockholm). Virginia has a 12 year working experience in the airline s industry: she has worked for Air China first and for SAS afterwards, taking part to global operations and to the Star Alliance group support.


张女士曾有过在不同国家的学习及工作经历,如在美国加州大学伯克利商学院、华盛顿国际商务礼仪学院、伦敦国际礼仪学院、西班牙 IE 商学院及挪威商学院的学习经历及在北欧航空公司(SAS)总部瑞典斯德哥尔摩的工作经历。 并且,张女士拥有12 年的航空公司工作经历,她曾供职于中国国际航空公司及北欧航空公司(SAS),工作期间曾参与过全球项目运营及星空联盟(Star Alliance)项目支持。

Event contact

Joanna Zhang
+86 21 6218 5022