23 Aug 2016
Think Asia, Think Hong Kong
WHAT: Hong Kong’s flagship overseas promotion “Think Asia, Think Hong Kong,” organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), will be staged in the German cities of Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Hamburg and Munich to help promote Hong Kong’s advantages to German business.
WHEN: 28 September, Frankfurt and Düsseldorf, 29 September, Hamburg and Munich
WHO: Norman Chan, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority; Benjamin Hung, Regional CEO, Greater China and North Asia of Standard Chartered Bank (Hong Kong) Ltd; and other Hong Kong financial leaders will focus on finance, including on the internationalisation of the renminbi and opportunities arising from the Belt and Road Initiative.
At the seminar in Düsseldorf, Dr Günther Horzetzky, State Secretary, Ministry of Economic Affairs, Energy and Industry of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia and Carrie Lam, Chief Secretary for Administration, the HKSAR, will be guests of honour.
Guest speakers will include Hans Michael Jebsen, Chairman, Jebsen Group; Dr Martin Brudermüller, Vice Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors, BASF SE; James E Thompson, Chairman, Crown Worldwide Group; Royce Yuen, CEO, Malogic Holdings Ltd; Michael Hennig, Managing Director and CEO, Aumund Asia (HK) Ltd; and Hans Joachim Isler, Managing Director, HD Isler & Co Ltd.
WHY: The programme will comprise thematic seminars and panel discussions featuring business leaders from Germany and Hong Kong, as well as on-site consultations and business-matching sessions connecting German business people with Hong Kong services providers to explore partnership opportunities.
Dovetailing with the “Think Asia, Think Hong Kong” programme, a Hong Kong-Chinese mainland Joint Investment & Partnership Mission (Jiangsu DOFCOM) will visit Düsseldorf, while a technology mission will visit Stuttgart, Frankfurt and Munich, bringing business people from these sectors to do business with counterparts in Germany.
WHERE: You can find TATHK updates on Twitter, LinkedIn, Google and Facebook.
HOW: LinkedIn: (German Language) www.linkedin.com/company/hong-kong-trade-development-council-hktdc---germany
HKTDC Corporate Accounts
HOW: The registration is available to download.
For more information, please visit: http://www.thinkasiathinkhk.com/2016/en/