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maandag 4 september 2017

Hong Kong: nieuwe evenementen

Events Calendar
29 August - Joint Chamber Luncheon: Euro-zone - towards more integration?
31 August - Blockchain: A Moon Landing without Rockets
7 September - PolyU - Think design
9 September - Welcome (Back)! Party
13 September - Well Suited
28 September - Bankers Dinner
21 October - Joint Business Community Luncheon - CE of HKSAR
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Joint Chamber Luncheon: Euro-zone - towards more integration?
The German chancellor Merkel supports the French President's initiative to deepen the currency union. What will be the impact of the German elections? Does more deepening mean that the ECB gets more room to exit its very expansionary monetary policy? Putting Europe in a broader perspective, Dr. Jörg Krâmer, also shares his perspective on the Asian economies and explains the outlook for global bond yields and currencies.
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When: Tuesday 29 August, 12.30-2.00 PM
Venue: Ballroom, Conrad Hong Kong, Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Admiralty
Cost: HKD 650 (members) / HKD 750 (non-members), including lunch
Blockchain: A Moon Landing without Rockets
We have heard about this strange thing called Blockchain, but what is it actually? In this session, Paul Du Long, Managing Director Otonomos (Hong Kong) will talk about how Blockchain technology can transform current processes, remove the middlemen and save significant costs in businesses.
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When: Thursday 31 August, 12.30-2.00 PM
Venue: GIC/GCC, 3601 Tower One Lippo Centre, 88 Queensway, Admiralty
Cost: HKD 200 (members), HKD 250 (non-members), including lunch

PolyU - Think design
Join us for a visit to the Jockey Club Innovation Tower of PolyU! We will get a tour of the remarkable building, designed by Zaha Hadid. Afterwards, Cees de Bont, Dean of the School of Design, will talk about how design can help organisations to become more innovative.
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When: Thursday 7 September, 4.00-5.30 PM
Venue: Jockey Club Innovation Tower, PolyU, Hung Hom, Kowloon
Cost: Free of charge - Members only
Welcome (Back)! Party
New in Hong Kong or just came back from your summer holiday? Join us at the Welcome (Back)! Party on the 9th of September, organised by the Dutch Association and Dutch Chamber of Commerce. There will be a DJ, free flow from 8.00-11.00 PM and Dutch snacks.
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When: Saturday 9 September, 8.00-11.00 PM
Venue: Mokum, 43-45 Wyndham Street, Central
Cost: HKD 400 (members & non-members)
The Dutch Chamber is hiring!
Well Suited
Is your wardrobe ready for next season? Suitsupply will unveil the latest key trends on how to successfully dress and accessorize for business. All wearabouts will be disclosed by Suitsupply, Suistudio - the globe-spanning European Brand renowned for its focus on expertly crafted tailoring.
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When: Wednesday 13 September, 6:00 - 7:30 PM
Venue: Suitsupply, Shop 3 Ground Floor, New Henry House, 10 Ice House Street, Central
Cost: Free for members, HKD 100 for Non-members
Bankers Dinner
The Finance Committee of the Dutch Chamber of Commerce is proud to invite financial executives to its 4th Annual Bankers Dinner. We are honoured to have Mr Eric Smit as our keynote speaker. Mr Eric Smit is journalist/social entrepreneur with a specific interest in the flows of money and most of all: gripping stories. As co-founer of Follow The Money, he strives for transparency and justice in a world that is ever more controlled by economic motives. 
In line with tradition, attendants will also compete for the Dutch Banker of the Year Award!

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When: Thursday 28 September 2017, 7.00-11.00 PM
Venue: The Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club
Cost: HKD 950 (Members) / HKD 1150 (Guests)
Joint Business Community Luncheon - CE of HKSAR
HKSAR Chief Executive, the Honourable Mrs Carrie Lam Chen Yuet-ngor, will deliver her Policy Address to the Legislative Council in mid-October 2017. Attendees of this luncheon will be able to hear Mrs Lam discuss the reasoning behind her first Policy Address, and learn more about her initiatives and directives for tackling key issues, such as housing, land supply, labour market, the environment and improving Hong Kong's competitiveness in the year ahead. 
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When: Tuesday 31 October 2017, 12.15-2.00 PM
Venue: Grand Hall, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
Cost: HKD 760 (Members) / HKD 1050 (Non-Members) / HKD 10.400 Corporate Tables (10-12 pax)
News Flash
Dutch Chamber is looking for one more member to join the Board of Directors!

The Board of Directors is looking for a new member with a special focus on (new) membershiip strategy and execution. If you are interested in being (more) actively involved in the Dutch Chamber, a keen networker and eager to find all those potential new members, we look forward to hearing from you!
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Support the EU Beach cleaning

The European Union Office is organising a beach cleaning event on the afternoon of Saturday 23 September. They are currently looking for sponsors in the form of goods and/or financial support. 
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Invite to exhibit at the European Pavilion at the 22nd Macao International Trade and Investment Fair

Macao's largest international trade event - the 22nd Macao International Trade and Investment Fair (MIF) will take place in Macao on October 19 to 21, 2017. The European Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong and the Macau European Chamber of Commerce are delighted to co-host a European Pavilion. You are invited to exhibit in the European Pavilion, which will be opened to private companies (exhibiting EU products and services only). The application deadline is Friday September 8th.

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Other events supported by Dutch Chamber
ECC 20th Anniversary Cocktail

The European Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong is turning 20 this year! You are cordially invited to the Anniversary Cocktail at the Island Shangri-La, Ballroom on Friday 22nd September from 7-10 PM. 
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Belt and Road Summit

The Belt and Road Summer on September 11th brings together senior government officials, representatives of international institutions, business leaders and industry experts from countries along and beyond the Belt and Road to exchange views on multilateral co-operation and explore new business opportunities arising from the Belt and Road Initiative. Dutch Chamber members can get a 30% discount (before 11 August).
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Dutch artist David Gravell in Hong Kong

Dutch artist David Gravell (aka David de Graaf) live at Zentral Club on Thursday 31 Aug. David has been nominated by IDMA for 'Best Trance DJ' and 'Best Breakthrough DJ'.
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The WCD Asia Summit Hong Kong

The WCD Asia Summit will be held on 27 - 28 September in Hong Kong, and the Honourable Mrs. Carrie Lam will present the key note speech, as she recognises the importance of increasing the participation of women on HK Boards.
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Dutch Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong
Unit 2402B, 24th Floor
Great Eagle Centre
23 Harbour Road
Wan Chai
Hong Kong