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AmCham 2015 China Conference: Managing the "New Normal" - What does it mean for business?

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS:
*Christopher Johnson, Senior Adviser and Freeman Chair in China Studies, Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) (Opening Keynote)
*Gordon Orr, Chairman, McKinsey Asia (Luncheon Keynote)

Sep 1, 2015 (Tue) - 8:00am

Lunch & Learn Workshop: Nearing Retirement? Assess Downside Risk, Upside Potential

Rob Williams, CFP®
Managing Director, Fixed Income and Income Planning, Schwab Center for Financial Research, Charles Schwab & Co.

Sep 2, 2015 (Wed) - 12:00pm

One-Day Workshop Supporting Increased Capacity in International Schools: Why Inclusion? Embracing Opportunities and Busting Myths

*Kevin Bartlett, Founder, Next Frontier Inclusion
*Kristel Solomen Saleem, Learner Support Director, Hong Kong Academy

Hosted By the Education Committee

Sep 4, 2015 (Fri) - 8:30am

CPSC Product Safety Training for Buyers and Sourcing Professionals

*Patty Adair, Director, Division of Combustion & Fire Sciences, USCPSC
*Jake Miller, Regional Product Safety Officer, Beijing Office of Int'l Programs, USCPSC
*Steve Williams, Int'l Program Manager, Office of Int'l Programs, Bethesda, USCPSC
*Li Liping, Beijing Office of Int'l Programs, USCPSC
*Dr. Richard Vuylsteke, President, AmCham HK
*Katleen Hendrix, Legal Officer, Toy Safety Team, DG Enterprise & Industry, European Commission
*Alan Kaufman, Senior VP, Technical Affairs Toy Industry Association
*Gareth Brooks, VP, Footwear Value Chain, VF Asia, HK
*Andre Leroy, Sales Director - Sustainability Officer - CTC Greater China
*Andrew Schroth, Managing Partner, Grunfeld, Desiderio, Lebowitz, Silverman & Klestadt
*Dr. Vincent Tam, Advisor, Hong Kong Toys Council
*Andrew Farhat, Regulatory Services Manager, UL
*Simon Tse, Senior Technical Manager – Softlines, UL VS HK Ltd
*Dominique Billeret, Senior Technical Adviser, Toy Industries of Europe (TIE), EU

Hosted By the Apparel & Footwear Committee

Sep 7, 2015 (Mon) - 8:00am

Monthly Networking Drinks

Hosted by Communications & Marketing Committee

Hosted by Food & Beverage Committee

Sep 7, 2015 (Mon) - 6:30pm

Opportunities and Challenges of Outbound Real Estate Investments

Justina Fan, Head of Outbound Investment Greater China; Executive Director Capital Markets Asia Pacific, Cushman & Wakefield

Hosted By the Real Estate Committee

Sep 8, 2015 (Tue) - 8:00am

Luncheon Meeting with Shandong Vice Governor

Sep 9, 2015 (Wed) - 12:45pm

Breakfast & Learn Workshop: How to avoid the three most common mistakes in presenting

Katie O’Hara, Executive Consultant, CONNECT COMMUNICATION

Sep 10, 2015 (Thu) - 8:00am

Wealth Planning for the American Abroad

Joan Crain
Senior Director, BNY Mellon Wealth Management

Sep 10, 2015 (Thu) - 12:00pm

AmCham Women of Influence Committee Meeting (AmCham Members Only)

Hosted By the Women of Influence Committee

Sep 11, 2015 (Fri) - 12:30pm

How to become a Strategic HR Business Leader to influence C-Suite Peers

Shanthi Flynn, Managing Director, S Flynn Consulting

Hosted By the Human Resources Committee

Sep 15, 2015 (Tue) - 8:00am

Lunch & Learn Workshop: Transforming the Customer Experience -
The Difference between Winning & Losing

David Goldsmith, President, Goldsmith Organization, LLC.; Author of the best selling book "Paid to THINK: A Leader’s Toolkit for Redefining Your Future"

Sep 15, 2015 (Tue) - 12:00pm

Outlook of the Hong Kong Intellectual Property Landscape

*SK Lee, Deputy Director of Intellectual Property, Intellectual Property Department, HKSAR Government
*Michelle Chong, Assistant Director (Copyright), Intellectual Property Department, HKSAR Government

Hosted By the Intellectual Property Committee

Sep 16, 2015 (Wed) - 12:00pm

Choose Utah

* Gary R. Herbert, Governor, State of Utah
* Val Hale, Executive Director, Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development

Sep 16, 2015 (Wed) - 12:00pm

Investing in the U.S. Real Estate Market: U.S. Tax Considerations

*Peter Guang Chen, Partner, Zhong Lun Law Firm
*Wade R. Wagatsuma, Principal-In-Charge (US Tax), KPMG China

Hosted By the Taxation Committee

Sep 17, 2015 (Thu) - 4:00pm

InterChamber Real Estate and Property Mixer

N/A

Hosted By the Real Estate Committee

Sep 17, 2015 (Thu) - 6:30pm

HKSAR Government Series: Getting Ready for the Full Implementation of the Competition Ordinance

The Honorable Anna Wu Hung-yuk, GBS, SBS, JP, Chairperson, Competition Commission

Hosted By the Law Committee

Sep 18, 2015 (Fri) - 12:00pm

Energy Transitions in Asia

Justin Wu
Head of Asia-Pacific, Bloomberg New Energy Finance

Hosted By the Energy Committee

Sep 21, 2015 (Mon) - 12:00pm

New Member Welcome Breakfast (AmCham Members Only, First-time Attendees Only)

Sep 23, 2015 (Wed) - 8:00am

Phenomenon of Marketing Restrictions in Hong Kong & Asian Markets and Relevant WTO Concerns – Child Nutrition Products & Other Beverages as Case Studies

Warren Maruyama, Partner, Hogan Lovells, Washington, DC

Hosted by the Law Committee and the Food & Beverage Committee

Hosted By the Food & Beverage Committee

Sep 23, 2015 (Wed) - 12:00pm

ASEAN Development Drivers & Port Development

Dr. Richard D Colwill, Managing Director, BMT Asia Pacific Ltd

Hosted By the Transportation & Logistics Committee

Sep 24, 2015 (Thu) - 8:00am

Lunch & Learn Workshop: Improving Your Attitude - The Key to Achieving Breakthrough Performance

Joseph Palumbo
Gallup-Certified Executive/Career Coach, Corporate Trainer & Facilitator
MBA, FCPA, FCMA, C. Dir, ACC, MHKIoD

Sep 24, 2015 (Thu) - 12:00pm

An Evening for Entrepreneurs

*Christopher Chau, Co-Founder, IvySpace.com
*Timothy Kau, Co-Founder, IvySpace.com
*Xania Wong, Founder & CEO, JOBDOH
*Hilary Szymujko, Head, blueprint

Hosted By the Entrepreneurs/SME Committee

Sep 24, 2015 (Thu) - 6:30pm

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EVENT DETAILS

Competition in China and beyond – new challenges for old Multinationals

12:00pm Registration/ Networking
12:25pm Lunch
  1:10pm Remarks
  2:00pm Close


China is fast becoming the competitive battlefield on which global winners are determined. An increasing number of Chinese companies are moving towards a dominating position in some segments. What are the global implications of the enormous economies of scale in the attractive China market? How do MNCs respond to the local competition?

Table bookings (10-12 persons) are welcome!

SPEAKER(S)

Hellmut Schütte, Distinguished Professor of International Management, Vice President and Dean, CEIBS

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Professor Hellmut Schütte is Distinguished Professor of International Management, Vice President and Dean at CEIBS since February 2013. He officially joined CEIBS in September 2009 as Distinguished Professor of Management and European Chair for Sino-European Business Relations. He is particularly interested in aspects of business competition in China and other BRICs.

He is also Emeritus Professor of International Management at INSEAD whose faculty he joined in Fontainebleau, France, in 1981 after a career in the areas of marketing and investment banking. He teaches and does research in the area of international business with a special focus on Asia and Emerging Markets. Professor Schütte studied economics and business administration in Germany and obtained his doctorate from the University of St.Gallen, Switzerland. For 11 years he worked as executive in the area of marketing and investment banking. During his academic career at INSEAD, he was visiting professor at the University of Tokyo, visiting professor at Boston University, and visiting scholar at Harvard University. Up to the fall of 2006, Professor Schütte was the Dean of INSEAD’s fast growing Asia Campus located in Singapore.

China is Professor Schütte’s tenth country in which he lives and works. He has taught in seminars in another 40 countries all over the world. He is a well-known speaker in conferences and business meetings, a regular contributor to the World Economic Forum in Davos and other places in the world, and actively involved in various executive programmes, board and advisory roles and consulting assignments. Among others, he is an Executive Director and Partner of BAF Spectrum, a business angel firm that invests in young enterprises.

Professor Schütte is the author of many articles and nine books, among them the best-seller ‘Strategies for Asia Pacific’ (co-authored with P. Lasserre).

REGISTRATION

Date: Nov 11, 2013

Time: 12:00pm - 02:00pm

Fees:
Member: HK$550
Non-member: HK$650
Corporate table: HK$6,600

Venue:
Renaissance Harbour View Hotel Hong Kong
Board Room 6 (Mezzanine Floor)
1 Harbour Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong
[MAP]

Inquiries:
Ms. Katherine Lau
Email: kalau@amcham.org.hk
Subject: Date of event / Speaker name(s) or event title


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