2018 hbsahk signature conference: looking ahead to 2018

Saturday, January 27th 2018 @ 8:40am - 2:00pm

2018 HBSAHK Signature Conference:    
Looking ahead  to 2018

Seats gone fast, RSVP now!

Confirmed speakers include: 
The Hon Mrs. Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, GBM, GBS, The Chief Executive of 
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region 
Mr. Antony Leung, Group Chairman and CEO, Nan Fung Group  
Mr. Vincent Lo, Chairman, Shui On Group  
Ms. Sun YaFang, Chairwoman of the Board, Huawei Technologies
Mr. Raymond Tam, Former Secretary for Constitutional and Mainland Affairs of  

Hong Kong Special Administrative Region 
Mr. James Tien, Chairman, Manhattan Group  
Ms. Marjorie Yang, Chairman, Esquel Group  
Mr. Blair Pickerell, Former Chairman, Asia of Nikko Asset Management  
Ms. Kristina Hooper, Global Chief Strategist, Invesco  
Ms. Jing Ulrich, 
Managing Director & Vice Chairman of Asia Pacific, JP Morgan Chase  
Mr. Adrian Zuercher, Head Asset Allocation APAC, UBS Chief Investment Office WM

Please join us for HBSAHK's "Signature Conference" on January 27, 2018. Please secure your seat ASAP with 300 of your fellow HBS alumni and friends for our signature event of the year. Guests and corporate tables are welcomed.

Event Format: Morning conference and lunch  
Date: Saturday, January 27th, 2018  
Time: 8:40am to 2:00pm  
Venue: Conrad Hong Kong, Grand Ballroom, Lower Lobby, Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Hong Kong 
Cost: HK$1,100 per HBSAHK/Harvard Club, HK$1,250 per guest  
RSVP: Please email to  events@hbsahk.org   

Tentative Agenda   

Panel 1: Outlook for Hong Kong & China in 2018

This panel will focus  on the macro outlook for Hong Kong and China for 2018.  Some of the themes will include the opportunities brought by the "One Belt, One Road" initiative, the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Bay Area, and the expansion of the channels for two-way flow of cross-border RMB funds.  What opportunities and risks we see ahead for Hong Kong and China?

·   Vincent Lo, Chairman, Shui On Group
·   James Tien, Chairman, Manhattan Group
·   Marjorie Yang, Chairman, Esquel Group
·   Moderator: Raymond Tam, Former Secretary for Constitutional and Mainland Affairs of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region

Panel 2:  Fireside Chat with Huawei Chairwoman

Founded in 1987, Huawei is  a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, having  grown from a tiny startup  to a global company with an annual sales volume of over USD 39 billion and with a business presence in over 170 countries. Ms. Sun joined Huawei in 1989 and has served in a range of management  roles in various  departments. Since 1999, Ms. Sun has served as the Chairwoman of the Board.  Ms. Sun will share with us how she sees the world becoming  more connected and the challenges of imagining the depth and breadth of the changes to come.

·   Ms. Sun YaFang, Chairwoman of the Board, Huawei Technologies
·   Moderator: Antony Leung, Group Chairman and CEO, Nan Fung Group

Panel 3: Investment Ideas for 2018

This panel of senior investment strategists will discuss the main investment themes they see for 2018 and share with us their best investment ideas.

·   Kristina Hooper, Global Chief Strategist, Invesco
·   Jing Ulrich, Managing Director & Vice Chairman of Asia Pacific, JP Morgan Chase
·   Adrian Zuercher, Head Asset Allocation APAC, UBS Chief Investment Office WM
·   Moderator: Blair Pickerell, Former Chairman, Asia of Nikko Asset Management

Panel 4: HBSAHK Annual Startup Competition Final

This session will feature 5 winning pitches selected from our popular startup competition series. Hear each startup pitch and vote for your favorite one.

Find Solution Ai: emotion detection AI learning software
Miro: visual search as a service        
Medexo Robotics: multifunctional wearable robotic glove    
Raspect: big data intelligence inspection
Zhenhub: automated ecommerce fulfillment

Lunch Keynote by  The Hon Mrs. Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, GBM, GBS, The Chief Executive of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region


Places are limited and will be allocated on a first come first served basis. This is a private event, and participants are requested to respect the confidentiality of the views and opinions expressed. For enquiry, please email us at  events@hbsahk.org .

RSVP: Please contact Karin Cheung (Email:
 events@hbsahk.org )  for corporate tables or to secure a seat.


Fee

HK$1100 (Lifetime/Patron)

HK$1100 (Annual/Biennial/Complimentary Student Member)

HK$1250 (Prospect/Guest)

Sign Up Date

(Lifetime/Patron) : Thursday, December 21st 2017

(Annual/Biennial/Complimentary Student Member) : Thursday, December 21st 2017

(Prospect/Guest) : Thursday, December 21st 2017

Sign Up Deadline

Thursday, January 25th 2018

Time & Location

8:40am - 2:00pm

Conrad Hong Kong, Grand Ballroom, Lower Lobby, Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Hong Kong

Contact Info

Karin Cheung

events@hbsahk.org