Employee Organizations

  • Photo Club

    This club organizes a series of photo-shooting events and competitions.

  • Technical Community

    This community creates a cross-business platform for GE China technologists to enhance technical depth, improve technical breadth and exchange work-related best practices and lessons learned across the center.

  • CTC Band

    The band makes contributions to many internal CTC events.

  • CTC Sports Club

    Committed to organizing internal sports activities, this club helps employees achieve health and fitness.

  • CTC Toastmasters Club

    This club provides a platform to help employees improve their public-speaking and leadership skills.


  • TECHfest

    This annual technology carnival is a platform for sharing and exhibiting advanced technologies. These include the latest In China for China efforts, as well as product demonstrations, forums and interactive games.

  • Cailun Symposium

    This is the CTC’s annual highest-level event. It allows engineering colleagues to share their academic achievements.

  • Bring Kids to Work Day

    More than 230 kids, ages 3 to 15 years, descend on the CTC for this annual event, where they are encouraged to pursue their interests in science and technology.

Local Color

Shanghai, with its 16 million residents, is China’s largest and most cosmopolitan city; its base of industrial technology; and its economic, financial and cultural center. The city’s highly educated population and advanced transportation and communication systems make it the place to be in this rapidly growing nation.

A blend of traditional culture and up-to-the-minute modernization, Shanghai’s glass-coated skyscrapers serve as a backdrop for ancient Buddhist temples. The famous Bund Riverfront and French Town boast hotels, bars, restaurants and boutiques.