The forum was held on April 22-23, 2013 in Suzhou, Jiangsu province, China.
Theme: "Promoting Win-Win Cooperation for New Breakthroughs in China-Europe Relations"
Topic for Sub-forum I: How to Build a Cooperative and Win-Win China-Europe Community of Common Destiny
Topic for Sub-forum II: China's Path of Peaceful Development and China-Europe Cooperation in International Affairs
Topic for Sub-forum III: China's New Development Objectives and China-Europe Concrete Cooperation
Participants: European participants include leaders representing 43 political parties from 26 European countries; a regional European political party; a political party group in the European Parliament; more than 100 high-ranking officials from three European think tanks.
Sidelines: Exhibitions and tours; will visit a Sino-German industrial park in Taicang, Jiangsu province; will visit a local community in Suzhou with around 6,000 households; China-Europe youth politicians dialogue.