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16 January 2017
SEMINAR: RETAIL'S CUTTING EDGE SUPPORTED BY STARTMEUP
Apps, startups, revolutionary online business models and new technologies are reshaping tomorrow’s retail industry. Retail’s Cutting Edge is a day long seminar organised under the umbrella of StartMeUp Hong Kong at PMQ in Central on January 16.
Speakers from Hong Kong, Singapore and Australia will discuss innovation and disruption of traditional retail models through technology, apps and online entrepreneurship. We expect the event will attract more than 200 delegates from startups, retailers, eCommerce operators, technology specialists, app-developers and investors searching for the next big idea in retail.
For more info on the event's agenda and speakers click here.
17 January 2017
ENRICH TALK - MEET JOHN DAWSON, ARTEMIS DIRECTOR AND FORMER BLOOMBERG TV ANCHOR
Now a reputation and crisis manager at Artemis Associates, former Bloomberg TV anchor John Dawson will share his personal insights and stories from 20 years of journalism and broadcast experience. During the talk, he will share anecdotes from his years of interviewing the world’s greatest influencers, what he learnt from them and studying their careers, and what he feels constitutes great leadership.
18 January 2017
BREAKFAST SEMINAR: 2017 MARKET OUTLOOK – THE END OF AUSTERITY
The economic model of the past three decades was one of fiscal austerity, balanced by open trade, investment and migration. With populist governments displacing establishment ones in many parts of the world, borders are becoming less open, and in austerity’s place is government spending. What are the implications for investors, in currencies, stocks, bonds and commodities? Join the seminar to discover what’s in store for the financial markets in 2017.
Wen Han Choy - Executive Director, Private Banking International at Bank Julius Baer
Wen Han has been a private banker for over a decade, first with UBS AG and now with Bank Julius Baer in Singapore. Prior to banking, he worked for Singapore Economic Development Board from 2003 to 2006, both in Logistics & Transport Group as well as the Biomedical Sciences Group, promoting Singapore as an investment destination for foreign direct investment. Wen Han holds a Master of Science degree in Real Estate from the National University of Singapore (NUS), a Bachelors of Science in Chemical Engineering and Bachelor of Arts in French Commercial Studies from the University of Illinois, USA. He is fluent in French, Italian, Mandarin and Cantonese.
Mark Matthews - Head Research, Asia at Bank Julius Baer
Mark Matthews is currently Head of Research Asia for Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd., an appointment he has held since June 2011. With over 23 years of experience in finance and investment, Mark has held senior research and sales positions in various financial institutions, including ING Barings Securities, Standard & Poor's and Merrill Lynch. Currently based in Singapore, he has lived in Asia for most of his life, including in Hong Kong, Thailand, Taiwan and Sri Lanka. Mark holds a Master of Business Administration from the Schulich School of Business, York University and a Bachelor of Arts from Université Laval, Quebec City, Canada. He is fluent in French and Chinese.
20 January 2017
HONG KONG TECH & STARTUPS JOB FAIR #7
The HK Tech & Startup Job Fair started in December 2014. HK Startups scene has grown tremendously in the past few years, attracting Entrepreneurs and Talent over the world. The HK Tech & Startup Job Fair aims to connect talented job seekers with the best HK-based startups. This event will bring together undergraduates, graduate students, and seasoned professionals to one event, exclusively for startups.
23 January 2017
ITALIAN DELICACIES TASTING @WONG CHUK HANG MTR STATION
This is an outstanding chance to experience some of the best Italian food in Hong Kong while trying out the newly built Wong Chuk Hang MTR Station! Delicious focaccia from Liguria, tasty Parmigiano Reggiano DOP, seasoned Parma ham and yummy desserts will be waiting for you, accompanied by Stracco’s signature selection of Balsamic Vinegar of Modena. Should you find yourself in love with the products, you will be able to buy them and take them home at a special 10% discount and get your ticket refunded for purchase above 1,200HKD. Mark your calendar and make sure to come with an empty stomach!
Stracco is a marketer and distributor of gourmet food, beverage products and equipment for catering and distribution market in the Asia Pacific region. They choose only “Excellent products & special equipment” to offer a System solution to the Customer.