The European Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong is turning 20 this year!
To celebrate this grand occasion our gala dinner will be held on 22nd September 2017 at the luxurious Island Shangri-La, Hong Kong. This will be an excellent opportunity to network with a large number of high profile individuals and representative from the international business community in Hong Kong.
For this occasion, a special collective sponsorship arrangement has been organised. All sponsors will be acknowledged at various distribution channels in varying degrees. This opportunity allows sponsors greatest multiple exposure throughout the event, before and after. It is undoubtedly a very cost-effective promotional plan for any company, given its value. Please consider this opportunity to receive further exposure.
The Information and Communication Technology Business Council (ICTBC) of the European Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong would like to cordially invite you a knowledge sharing session on the Trends in the Mobile Everything World.
Following last month’s Mobile World fair in Barcelona, we would like to invite you to join us for a peer-to-peer exchange to catch up on the latest trends and developments. Mobile technology affects most business sectors, and Internet of Things, content & media, services, apps, devices, games and regulations shape future services and business models. We have invited delegates of Mobile World to reflect and share some of their insights.
The Financial Services Business Council (FSBC) of the European Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong would like to cordially invite you a presentation of the Financial Services Business Council Position Paper on FinTech. The event will be held at Deloitte, 35/F One Pacific Place 88 Queensway Hong Kong on 21 April 2017, from 8am to 10am.
The FSBC represents the European financial services industry in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (Hong Kong) and the Macao Special Administrative Region (Macao).
The subject of this position paper reports on the status and development of financial technology (FinTech) in Hong Kong. The great advancements of FinTech in recent years undoubtedly offer unprecedented opportunities for the financial services industry and its customers, but also give rise to new and increased challenges. This position paper analyses the extent to which Hong Kong, as one of the major financial centres globally and the gateway to the People’s Republic of China (Mainland China) and the region, is prepared to harness these new opportunities.
The European Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong(ECC) would like to cordially invite to the Launch of the European Union Business Information Programme(EUBIP) Position Papers. The general objective is to strengthen economic partnership and business cooperation with Hong Kong and Macao and ensure a stronger and coordinated representation of European business and its interests in Hong Kong and Macao, as many European companies use Hong Kong as their China hub or gateway.
This event will formally launch FIVE Position Papers where each one has been drafted by a different Business Council of the ECC.
The European Chamber of Commerce invites you to join the following breakfast seminar “The European Union Action Plan on the financing of terrorism”, with Alexandra Jour-Schroeder, Acting Director (Criminal Justice), European Commission”
The recent terrorist attacks in the European Union call for a comprehensive approach to prevent and fight terrorism. Money is key to finance terrorist activities – to maintain their networks and to commit attacks.
The 2016 EU Action Plan sets out a wide range of measures to strengthen the fight against terrorism financing. The Action Plan has important implications on financial institutions, business and legal professions.
Alexandra Jour-Schroeder, Acting Director at the European Commission ´s Criminal Justice Directorate will give an overview how the EU is implementing the Action Plan and what business operators need to know.
The European Union Gala Concert is a musical celebration of European films. Our live orchestra will dazzle film fans and music aficionados with scores of timeless European films accompanied by a projection of their most memorable scenes. The concert will be followed by a reception and the screening of the opening film of the European Union Film Festival “The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Mäki“. The EU Film Festival will be held from 8 to 24 of February 2017 at Broadway Cinematheque and AMC Pacific Place Cinema and showcase 16 films from the EU and Switzerland.
You are cordially invited to participate in the “Future Trends within the Automotive Industry (Europe and Asia)” seminar was held in Hong Kong on 14 December 2016, organized by the European Automotive Council of the European Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong.
This seminar discussed the general global trends in the automotive industry with a focus on Asia and Europe. The current specific trends of the China & Hong Kong Automotive industry development were explored and highlighted the new technologies coming up in the form of Digitalization, Connectivity, Sustainability Driving, and Infrastructure.
Where does Hong Kong stand three years after President Xi Jinping’s announcement of the “Belt and Road” initiative? How does Hong Kong super-connect the countries and regions along the Belt and Road? What are the challenges and opportunities for Hong Kong businesses?
The Honourable C Y Leung, Chief Executive, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region to deliver a keynote speech on “Hong Kong Super-Connecting the Belt and Road” on Wednesday, 7 Dec 2016.
The European Chamber of Commerce is pleased to support the SCMP China Conference, an unmissable one-day conference where top business leaders, policymakers, advisors and investors share insights on One Belt One Road investment opportunities.
Jointly organised by the Government of the HKSAR, Hong Kong Trade Development Council and Hong Kong Design Centre, the 6th Edition of Business of Intellectual Property Asia Forum (BIP Asia) will bring IP professionals and business leaders from around the world to discuss the latest developments in IP and explore business collaboration opportunities. The Forum last year had attracted more than 2,400 IP professionals and industry players, featuring over 80 heavy-weight speakers to share their insights
The European Chamber of Commerce is pleased to support the APAC Innovation Summit 2016 Series – Advanced Materials & Printed Electronics.
Featuring keynote speakers from both industry and research community, this will be a forward-looking sharing session which identifies new challenges and trends of advanced materials & printed electronics.
(i) Printed electronics applications with advanced materials including printed dielectric, conductors, graphene, etc.;
(ii) Smart packaging, printed battery, printed memory, printed sensors and flexible displays;
(iii) Latest market trends, industry drivers and development of printed devices;
(iv) Business matching with printed electronics companies, materials suppliers, R&D institutes and users.
The European Chamber of Commerce is pleased to support the APAC Innovation Summit 2016 Series – Angel x Angel 2016: International Angel Investment Symposium.
Jointly organised by Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP) and Hong Kong Business Angel Network (HKBAN), Angel x Angel 2016: International Angel Investment Symposium seeks to encourage co-investment in Asia. 30 international start-up projects will take part in investment roadshow and 1-on-1 co-investment matching, including the start-up companies funded by Hong Kong angel investors and the outstanding projects under the Technology Start-up Support Scheme for Universities.
Get inspired by how Angels fuel China’s engines of growth and taking homegrown technologies to the world market
Explore the new trend of cross-border co-investment. Learn how to unlock full potentials for your business and seize new opportunities
Hear 16 projects being presented on stage in front of a whole auditorium of angel investors
Engage in business matching and networking with fellow angels, entrepreneurs and startups
The European Chamber of Commerce is pleased to support the COFACE COUNTRY RISK CONFERENCE 2016.
Country Risk Conference is the annual flagship event of Coface to discuss the worldwide evolution of country risk. The 2016 edition will be held on 10 November (Thursday) at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center.
You are cordially invited to participate in the “The Circular Economy: a Product Life Cycle Approach turning Waste into a Resource.” seminar, which will take place in Hong Kong on 25 October 2016, organized by the Environment and Energy Business Council of the European Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong.
The European Chamber of Commerce Financial Services Business Council is delighted to invite you to join the breakfast seminar “What on earth is happening in the European Union – from Grexit to Brexit”. In the event the former Prime Minister of Finland, Mr. Alexander Stubb, will share his views on the latest development of the European Union.
Macao’s largest international trade event – the 21st Macao International Trade and Investment Fair (MIF) will take place in Macao on October 20 to 22, 2016.
Macao International Trade and Investment Fair (MIF), which is organized by Macao Trade and Investment Promotion Institute (IPIM), and co-organised by 16 economic and trade agencies, chambers of commerce and business associations, from Macao, Mainland China and Hong Kong, is Macao’s first UFI-approved event.
During MIF 2015, the exhibition venue covered an area of 37,000 square meters, with 1,900 booths, and attracted delegations and exhibitors from over 50 countries and regions around the world. A total of 55 forums, meetings and promotional seminars were held, in addition to 574 business matching sessions, which together contributed to the singing of over 50 cooperation protocols, and has therefore provided an exchange and cooperation platform for merchants locally and abroad.
Following the successful participation at last year’s edition of the Macao International Trade and Investment Fair (20th MIF) and from the enthusiastic response to the European Pavilion at the 2016 Macao International Environmental Co-operation Forum & Exhibition (MIECF), the European Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong and the Macau European Chamber of Commerce are delighted to co-host a European Pavilion at the 21st Macao International Trade and Investment Fair (MIF), which will be held at the Venetian Macao-Resort-Hotel from 20 to 22 October 2016.
We are delighted to invite you to exhibit in the European Pavilion, which will be opened to private companies (exhibiting EU products and services only), both European Chambers of Commerce in Macau and Hong Kong members, and EU Member States’ Trade Commissions and Consulates. The MIF will welcome companies from Business, Commerce & Industry, Trade, Banking & Finance, Tourism, Transport, Fine Products, Technology, and the Environment to exhibit.
! APPLICATION DEADLINE: Friday, 9th September 2016!
The Financial Services Business Council of the European Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong invites you to lunchtime panel discussion on Thursday 20 October 2016. The topic of the lunch discussion is HKEX and SFC’s Joint Consultation Paper on Proposed Enhancements to the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited’s Decision-Making and Governance Structure for Listing Regulation. (Click here to access the Consultation Paper.)
The European Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong is turning 20 this year! To celebrate this grand occasion our gala dinner will be held on 22nd September 2017 at the luxurious Island Shangri-La, Hong Kong. This will be an excellent opportunity to network with a large number of high profile individuals and representative from the international business community in Hong Kong. Read more...
Following the recent calls for submissions from the international business community, the European Chamber of Commerce has submitted our suggestions regarding the Public Consultation for the 2017 Policy Address and 2017-18 Budget of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.Read more...
The European Automotive Council of the European Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong organized a seminar on 14th of December to discuss the general global trends in the automotive industry with a focus on Asia and Europe. Read more...
On 23 November 2016, the Board of ECC met with Ms. Carmen CANO, new Head of EU Office to Hong Kong. The Board warmly welcomed Ms. Cano and gave an introduction on their own Chamber. The two sides exchanged views on current developments in the EU and Hong Kong and possible HK-EU cooperation.Read more...