Hong Kong’s arts, culture and sports scenes are flourishing once again, with the return of Art Basel, Creamfields, Rugby Sevens and other major international events.
How can Hong Kong develop into a more well-rounded and vibrant international city? What can Hong Kong government and business do in parallel to create an environment conducive to nurturing art and sports talent? What is the competitive advantage of Hong Kong?
This session will be a discussion on Hong Kong's journey to becoming an international hub for arts, culture and sports, featuring a panel of experts: Bernard Chan, Prof Gillian Choa, Kenneth Fok, and Samantha Scott.
Limited seats available, register now!
|Meeting with Delegation from Shandong Talent Group|
Hosted by the China Business Committee, AmCham members met with a delegation from Shandong Talent Group and learn more about the talent service, high-end talent hunting and the transformation of scientific and technological achievements in Shandong.
|Joint Young Professional Mixer|
On Thursday evening, AmCham co-hosted an event with the Italian Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong and Macao for Young Professionals at the Community Hub!
Members from both chambers had a chance to meet and build a diverse professional network.
AmCham recently made a submission to the Financial Services & the Treasury Bureau on the Public Consultation on Regulation of Crowdfunding Activities with comments from members on the impacts on the local economy.
We thank all members who provided their valuable input on the consultation.
|Summer Internship Opportunities at AmCham|
Join us to gain unique exposure and access to policymakers in understanding more about various U.S., Hong Kong & Asia Pacific topics, and be part of the team to shape public policy at various levels for businesses to thrive in the region. Topics cover trade, real estate, innovation & technology, sustainability, financial services, sports, art & creativity, education, diversity & inclusion, and more.
The Immigration Department (ImmD) announced that starting from April 12, two enhancements to the appointment booking arrangements for identity cards application will be introduced:
- Appointments for applications during extended service hours of Registration of Persons (ROP) Offices for replacement of Hong Kong identity cards for persons already in possession of Hong Kong identity cards reaching 11 or 18 years of age
- Extension of appointment bookable period from 24 working days to 96 working days
|Disney makes Magic for All with Diversity, Equity and Inclusion|
Apr 17, 2023 (4:45 PM - 9:00 PM) | Hong Kong Disneyland
AmCham HK's Creativity & Arts committee and HK Disneyland are proud to present our latest DEI event Disney makes Magic for All with Diversity, Equity and Inclusion on April 17th.
The event will feature a talk by Alex Clifton, the Executive Director of Entertainment and Costuming at Disneyland, who will share insights on Disneyland's diversity initiatives. This will be followed by a behind-the-scenes meet up with StellaLou's Wonderful Wishes Ballet.
|Emerging Voices: Big x Small, Design Innovation Through Collaboration|
Apr 18, 2023 (6:00 PM - 8:00 PM) | In-person
In this episode, we will focus on how big and small firms can work together to create more synergies and opportunities for designing a better environment across different sectors. We will also deep dive into how design firms and architects can expand design innovation to new topics such as tech integration, sustainability, and more.
|China’s Technology Development in the Context of US-China Relations|
Apr 20, 2023 (8:30 AM - 9:30 AM) | Virtual
How has China "catching up and surpassing" technologically against all odds? When and how will China become a global leader in technology?
We are pleased to have invited distinguished China expert, Denis Simon, Professor of Global Business & Technology at University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, will share his perspective on China's technological development and the impact of US-China tech decoupling on businesses.
|Hong Kong Digital Health Pioneers – Episode 2|
Apr 26, 2023 (4:00 PM - 5:00 PM) | Virtual
This session focuses on sleep health. The upward trend in digital health has not overlooked the topic of sleep health and in this session, Dr. Lydia Leung, CEO of Belun Tech, will share her experience with developing an FDA 510(k) cleared wearable ring & AI-empowered sleep system that focuses on the quality of sleep.
|ChatGPT Discussion: Generative AI is here, now what?|
Apr 27, 2023 (5:00 PM - 7:00 PM) | In-person
AmCham is hosting a ChatGPT Discussion featuring Fred Sheu, National Technology Officer at Microsoft Hong Kong, to reveal Microsoft's plans for pioneering Generative AI in its services, followed by a joint discussion with HKUST and DLP Piper to uncover the good, the bad, and the ugly of ChatGPT.
AmCham warmly welcomes its new members:
- Kickstarter, PBC
- Topo Solutions
- Naveen Gulati, Head of Hong Kong Global Wealth Management, PIMCO
- Samuel Lau, Consultant, EY
|Need guidance on export compliance?|
US Consulate in Hong Kong can help.
For export compliance guidance or to ask your questions about export control issues in Hong Kong, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
|Need a space in Central? AmCham can help!|
Located on Duddell Street in the heart of Central, the Community Hub is the first-of-its-kind meeting point for members and guests to network, build connection, and brainstorm new ideas in a collaborative environment.
Whether you need business services or leisure activities, AmCham has you covered! Let us reward you!
Fly United from Hong Kong to the US from now till 31 May 2023 to enjoy up to 5,000 bonus miles – exclusively for AmCham HK members. Online registration is required prior to departure. Terms and conditions applied.
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