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Monthly Networking Drinks

Hosted By the Communications & Marketing Committee

Nov 3, 2014 (Mon) - 6:30pm

Breakfast & Learn Workshop: Summer programs in Hong Kong, USA and Switzerland

Jonathan Hilton, Director of Admissions, Far East, Leysin American School in Switzerland

Gerry Chu, Associate Director, Apply Ivy

Valerie Cheung Koo, Asia Pacific Regional Manager, School Choice International

Nov 4, 2014 (Tue) - 8:00am

Waste-to-energy for Municipal Solid Waste - International Trend and Developments

Ir. Elvis WK Au, JP, Assistant Director, Environmental Protection Department of HKSAR Government; Past President of International Association for Impact Assessment

Hosted By the Environment Committee

Nov 4, 2014 (Tue) - 12:00pm

Chocolate Fortunes: The Battle for the Hearts, Minds, and Wallets of China’s Consumers

Lawrence Allen
International businessman, author and commentator

Hosted By the Communications & Marketing Committee

Nov 5, 2014 (Wed) - 12:00pm

Meeting with CH Tung

Nov 5, 2014 (Wed) - 3:15pm

Breakfast & Learn Workshop: Developing Leaders Using the LEA 360™

Mr. Robin Ball, founder and Managing Director, MDS Ltd

Nov 6, 2014 (Thu) - 8:00am

Estate and Related Tax Planning for American Expatriates in Hong Kong

*Jessica Cutrera, Founder, Managing Director and Head of Operations & Compliance, EXS Capital
*Carlo Gray, Partner - Expatriate Tax Services, Buzzacott

Hosted By the Taxation Committee

Nov 6, 2014 (Thu) - 12:00pm

CPSC Updates: Global Public-Private Collaboration on Consumer Product Safety

Commissioner Marietta S. Robinson
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

Hosted By the Apparel & Footwear Committee

Nov 7, 2014 (Fri) - 8:00am

AmCham Women of Influence Committee Meeting (AmCham Members Only)

Hosted By the Women of Influence Committee

Nov 7, 2014 (Fri) - 12:30pm

Building a China Fluent Workforce: 100K Strong and the Future of U.S.-China Relations

Carola McGiffert
President, 100,000 Strong Foundation

Hosted By the Education Committee

Nov 10, 2014 (Mon) - 8:00am

App-solutely Essential: What mobile is doing for business in every aspect

Stefan Rust
Founder and CEO, Exicon

Hosted By the Communications & Marketing Committee

Nov 13, 2014 (Thu) - 8:00am

Saving Time and Money: Cost Effective Resources for SMEs

Dan Harrison, Director of Business Development, Palmyra Asia

Hosted By the Entrepreneurs/SME Committee

Nov 13, 2014 (Thu) - 12:30pm

AmCham 11th Annual Women of Influence Conference & Awards - Creating Value From the Evolution of Leadership

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS
*Beverly LW Sunn, SGMS-T, Founder & President, Asia Pacific Properties Ltd. (Opening Keynote)
*Lale Kesebi, Chief Communications Officer & Head of Strategic Engagement, Li & Fung Limited (Luncheon Keynote)

Hosted By the Women of Influence Committee

Nov 14, 2014 (Fri) - 8:00am

Cultural Minefields: Navigating the Cultural Landscape in Myanmar and Other Emerging Asian Markets

Emma Dodwell-Groves, Intercultural Program Manager, Asia Pacific Region, Brookfield Global Relocation Services Intercultural Group

Hosted By the Human Capital Committee

Nov 18, 2014 (Tue) - 8:00am

Sustainable Water for Development

Bobby Ng, BBS, JP, Deputy Director of Water Supplies, Water Supplies Department, HKSAR Government

Hosted By the Environment Committee

Nov 18, 2014 (Tue) - 12:00pm

Meet the AmCham Board Series – “If I Knew Then What I Know Now” (AmCham Members Only)

*Evan Auyang, Deputy Managing Director, The Kowloon Motor Bus Co (1933) Ltd
*Janet De Silva, Dean, Ivey Asia, Ivey Business School
*Robert T. Grieves, Founder, Chairman & CEO, Hamilton Advisors Limited

Hosted By the Young Professionals Committee

Nov 18, 2014 (Tue) - 6:30pm

Liberalization of the PRC Legal Market – is it within reach?

Huen Wong, BBS, JP, Past President, The Law Society of Hong Kong

Hosted By the Law Committee

Nov 19, 2014 (Wed) - 8:00am

Lunch & Learn Workshop: LinkedIn Best Practices

Nate Taylor, Enterprise Sales Manager, LinkedIn

Nov 19, 2014 (Wed) - 12:00pm

Trade Finance - Ecommerce Key Market Strategies / Pitfalls

*Scott Fife, Senior Manager, Indirect Tax, Ernst & Young Tax Services Ltd.
*Mark Calvin Rittmayer, Associate Director, Deloitte Consulting (HK) Ltd

Hosted By the Trade & Investment Committee

Nov 20, 2014 (Thu) - 12:00pm

Power Sector Reform and New Energy Development in China

Giuseppe 'Joseph' Jacobelli
Senior Analyst, Asia Utilities & Infrastructure Research, Bloomberg Intelligence, Bloomberg LP

Hosted By the Energy Committee

Nov 24, 2014 (Mon) - 12:00pm

Cotton, Consumption, China and Commerce: Trends and Considerations

Karin Malmstrom
Director for China and Hong Kong, Cotton Council International (CCI)

Hosted By the Apparel & Footwear Committee

Nov 25, 2014 (Tue) - 8:00am

Living Insurance – how wellness and technology are injecting new life into insurance

Johan van Rooyen, CEO, AIA Vitality Company Limited

Hosted By the Insurance & Healthcare Committee

Nov 25, 2014 (Tue) - 12:00pm

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

Nov 26, 2014 (Wed) - 8:00am

The Trip to Luxury: Understanding Chinese travelers buying luxury overseas

Christophe Guillot
Associate Director, Luxury Consumer Insights
Nielsen Hong Kong

Hosted By the Communications & Marketing Committee

Nov 26, 2014 (Wed) - 12:00pm

57th InterCham Young Professionals Cocktail

Nov 26, 2014 (Wed) - 6:30pm

Reflections on the occupation movement from a Rule of Law perspective

Paul Shieh, SC, Chairman, Hong Kong Bar Association

Hosted By the Law Committee

Nov 27, 2014 (Thu) - 8:00am

2014 Thanksgiving Luncheon

Nov 27, 2014 (Thu) - 12:00pm

The Rise of ASEAN

Arsh Chaudhry, Executive Managing Director - South East Asia, Cushman and Wakefield

Hosted By the Real Estate Committee

Nov 28, 2014 (Fri) - 8:00am

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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

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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