Join us as Lord Mandelson discusses the outlook for relations between the UK and the European Union in light of the start of the Brexit negotiations; and the UK and Europe’s relations with China.
Lord Mandelson is a former European Trade Commissioner and British First Secretary of State where he effectively deputised for the British Prime Minister Gordon Brown between 2008-10. As Trade Commissioner between 2004 and 2008, he negotiated trade agreements with many countries and led European negotiations in the WTO Doha World Trade Round.
The European Chamber of Commerce is pleased to support the APAC Innovation Summit 2017 Series – Robotics.
Artificial Intelligence (A.I.) rarely has a physical format but it penetrates into wide segments of our daily lives, with huge implications for a wide range of industries, such as industrial automation, services, transportation and wellness. Any robotics without A.I. is just a tool; only solutions embedded with A.I. would become intelligent, just as human with a brain has the ability to self-learn and even learn from each other. While A.I. is taking the world stage and transforming it in the process, this conference will bring together a world cast of leading experts including academia, decision makers and thought leaders to exchange insights on the latest trends.
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 the recent 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.
In Hong Kong, land scarcity and waste management remain the pressing issues endangering the local environment and economy. Hong Kong’s daily per capita domestic waste generation rate is still high in comparison to other Asian cities with similar economic development. Government and business sector are proactively looking at new business models, strategies and innovations that can bring waste under control, treat waste as a resource for addressing sustainability challenges, while enhancing the competitiveness and growth of local economy.
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 Finland 100 Expo is FinnCham’s Flagship event of the year to celebrate Finland’s 100 years of independence. It will bring the Finnish business community in Hong Kong together under one roof to showcase our innovations, culture and expertise. The Expo will honor the centenary year of Finnish independence and is held in collaboration with the Consulate General of Finland and InvestHK.
In line with the European Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong’s (ECC) contributions to the European Union Business Information Programme (EUBIP), the ECC’s Business Councils have produced Position Papers for 2017.
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 in Hong Kong is turning 20 this year! To celebrate this grand occasion our Anniversary Cocktail 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 Mobile World fair in Barcelona (27 February - 2 March 2017), the ITCBC organized a peer-to-peer exchange to catch up on the latest trends and developments. The event was led by the ITCBC members who made the trip to the Mobile World fair.Read more...
On 21 April 2017, the Financial Services Business Council of the European Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong (FSBC) organised breakfast seminar called the "Opportunities for FinTech presented by the EuroCham Financial Services Business Council". Read more...