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2018 HBSAHK Signature Conference: Looking ahead to 2018

Date : Saturday 27-Jan-2018
 
Time : 8:40am to 2:00pm
 
Venue : Conrad Hong Kong, Grand Ballroom, Lower Lobby, Pacific Place
 
Cost : HK$1,100 per Yalie, HK$1,250 per guest
 
Contact Person : Rawen Huang: rawen.huang@aya.yale.edu
 
 

2018 HBSAHK Signature Conference:  Looking ahead to 2018

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Confirmed speakers include:
The Hon Mrs. Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, GBM, GBS, The Chief Executive of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region 
Mr. Antony Leung, Group Chairman and CEO, Nan Fung Group 
Mr. Vincent Lo, Chairman, Shui On Group 
Ms. Sun YaFang, Chairwoman of the Board, Huawei Technologies
Mr. James Tien, Chairman, Manhattan Group 
Ms. Marjorie Yang, Chairman, Esquel Group 
Mr. Blair Pickerell, Former Chairman, Asia of Nikko Asset Management 
Ms. Kristina Hooper, Global Chief Strategist, Invesco 
Ms. Jing Ulrich, Vice Chairman of Asia Pacific, JP Morgan Chase 
Mr. Adrian Zuercher, Head Asset Allocation APAC, UBS Chief Investment Office WM

Please join us for HBSAHK's "Signature Conference" on January 27, 2018. Please secure your seat ASAP with 300 of your fellow HBS alumni and friends for our signature event of the year. Guests and corporate tables are welcomed.

Event Format: Morning conference and lunch 
Date: Saturday, January 27th, 2018 
Time: 8:40am to 2:00pm 
Venue: Conrad Hong Kong, Grand Ballroom, Lower Lobby, Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Hong Kong 
Cost: HK$1,100 per Yalie, HK$1,250 per guest 
RSVP: Please email to events@hbsahk.org 

Tentative Agenda 

Panel 1: Outlook for Hong Kong & China in 2018

This panel will focus on the macro outlook for Hong Kong and China for 2018. Some of the themes will include the opportunities brought by the "One Belt, One Road" initiative, the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Bay Area, and the expansion of the channels for two-way flow of cross-border RMB funds. What opportunities and risks we see ahead for Hong Kong and China?

·   Vincent Lo, Chairman, Shui On Group
·   James Tien, Chairman, Manhattan Group
·   Marjorie Yang, Chairman, Esquel Group
·   Moderator: Antony Leung, Group Chairman and CEO, Nan Fung Group

Panel 2: Fireside Chat with Huawei Chairwoman

Founded in 1987, Huawei is a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, having grown from a tiny startup to a global company with an annual sales volume of over USD 39 billion and with a business presence in over 170 countries. Ms. Sun joined Huawei in 1989 and has served in a range of management roles in various departments. Since 1999, Ms. Sun has served as the Chairwoman of the Board. Ms. Sun will share with us how she sees the world becoming more connected and the challenges of imagining the depth and breadth of the changes to come.

·  Ms. Sun YaFang, Chairwoman of the Board, Huawei Technologies

Panel 3:  Investment Ideas for 2018  

This panel of senior investment strategists will discuss the main investment themes they see for 2018 and share with us their best investment ideas.

·   Kristina Hooper, Global Chief Strategist, Invesco

·   Jing Ulrich, Vice Chairman of Asia Pacific, JP Morgan Chase
·   Adrian Zuercher, Head Asset Allocation APAC, UBS Chief Investment Office WM
·   Moderator: Blair Pickerell, Former Chairman, Asia of Nikko Asset Management

Panel 4: HBSAHK Annual Startup Competition Final

This session will feature 6 winning pitches selected from our popular startup competition series. Hear each startup pitch and vote for your favorite one.

4 Little Trees: emotion detection AI learning software
Miro: visual search as a service  
Kello: sleep training alarm clock  
Medexo Robotics: multifunctional wearable robotic glove  
Raspect: big data intelligence inspection
Zhenhub: automated ecommerce fulfillment

Lunch Keynote by The Hon Mrs. Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, GBM, GBS, The Chief Executive of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region


Places are limited and will be allocated on a first come first served basis. This is a private event, and participants are requested to respect the confidentiality of the views and opinions expressed. For enquiry, please email us at  events@hbsahk.org .

RSVP: Please contact Karin Cheung (Email:
 events@hbsahk.org ) for corporate tables or to secure a seat.