In conjunction with the celebration of Europe Day, the European Union Office to Hong Kong and Macao andthe European Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong have the pleasure of inviting you to the EU Day seminar "The Investment Plan for Europe: a role for Asia". It will take place at the InterContinental Hotel in Kowloon, on 7 May 2015, from 16:00 to 18:00. (registration starts at 15:30)
Details of 2015 Europe Day: Seminar & Reception:
Date: Thursday 7 May 2015
Time: 16:00 to 18:00 (registration starts at 15:30)
Venue: InterContinental Hotel Hong Kong, 18 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong.
The event will be co-hosted by Mr. Vincent Piket, Head of the European Union Office to Hong Kong and Macao, and Mr. Juha Räisänen, Chairman of the European Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong.
The speakers include Mr. Edward Bannerman, Senior Adviser to Mr. Jyrki Katainen, Vice-President of the European Commission, Mr. Alessandro Carano, Economic and Financial Affairs, European Commission, Mr. Victor L.L. Chu, Co-chair of the Hong Kong-EU Business Council, Co-chair of the G20 Business 20 Trade Task Force and Chairman of the First Eastern Investment Group, Mr. George Yuen, Board Director, Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (Asia) Limited, Mr. Louis Kuijs, Chief Economist, RBS, and Mr. Raymond Yip, Deputy Executive Director, Hong Kong Trade Development Council. A panel discussion, moderated by Mr. Andrew Weir, Regional Senior Partner of KMPG, will look at concrete investment opportunities and explore the role that Hong Kong, Mainland China and Asia in general can play for the success of the plan. High-level speakers will discuss the Investment Plan put forward by the European Union to unlock public and private investments in the real economy for at least € 315 billion over the next three years. They will also explore the role that Hong Kong, Mainland China and Asia in general can play for the success of the plan.
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