Current Itinerary for the 2018 delegation

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Following is the current Itinerary, designed to ensure delegates meet a broad range of professionals and business people whilst in Hong Kong to build relationships and connect for mutual business opportunities. 

 

Date
Time
Activity
Venue
Sunday 14th January 6.30 pm to 8.30 pm Welcome Cocktail for delegates, partners, local VIP’s and networks TBC – contacted Australian Consulate – Michaela Browning
Monday 15th January 8.00 am

 

All to convene for coffee, badges and group photo Harbour Road Coffee Shop

Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre (HKCEC)

8.30 am for 9 am to 5.30 pm Day 1 of AFF – Plenary Sessions, networking and Exhibitions HKCEC
6.00 pm to 7.30 pm AFF cocktail function HKCEC
7.00 pm to 9.30 pm Dinner: Pacific Economic Basin Council –with speaker panel

 

To be confirmed
Tuesday 16th January 8.15 am to 6 pm AFF Day 2 including Breakfast event, plenaries and breakout sessions.

AFF Deal Flow, sector presentations and financial services consultations

All to HKCEC
2 pm to 6 pm

 

FOSS – co-invest workshop and presentations To be advised
FREE EVENING

 

Wednesday 17th January Delegate Seminars To be promoted via AustCham and other networks Also list on International Finance Week webpage

 

8.30 am coffee for 9 am to 11.00 am for morning tea

 

Migration to Australian & New Zealand – delegate seminar (see agenda) Looking for venue – KPMG (Darren Bowden), King & Wood Mallesons. Bloomberg etc
11.30 am to 1.00 pm followed by sandwich lunch – conclude 2.00 pm Australian Property Update – delegate seminar (see agenda) As above
BREAK – follow-up meetings or return to hotel
4.00 pm to 5.30 pm followed by drinks until 6.30 pm Presentations by Austrade, AusCham Finance Legal Tax Committee, Hong Kong Trust Company, GPS Legal etc

Topics – Austrade Services, OBOR, ChAFTA, MPF, Stock Connect, Setting up companies and fund structures, why HK as gateway to China

Looking for Venue close to Wharf (Bloomberg to confirm)
7 pm to

9.30 pm

Private Junk cruise of Hong Kong Harbour hosted by The Hong Kong Trust Company

 

Depart Pier 9, Central, Hong Kong
Thursday 18th January 8.00 am – 10.00 am Bus to Shenzhen Meet at Novotel
Briefings and site Visits Site visits:

–   GREI – Phillip Peng

–  Ten Cent (to contact)

–   Alibaba (need Consulate) or Drones or other

 

Hitech Park Nanshan District Shenzhen. +8613510012929,

SETO (via Terry Ginsberg)

Simon Kaiyu Li –          Shenzhen – exposure to the real china

–          Home visit – appreciate live in China – how they live, spend money, invest, show wealth etc, include millennials

–          Visit supermarket – appreciate broad range of choice

–          Visit bank branch

Shopping Louhu Commercial City and/or

Huaqiangbei market

Networking Drinks AusCham, Shenzhen – mixer Nick Wiltshire to confirm time and venue
7 pm to 9 pm (depending on traffic) Bus to Hong Kong Drop at Novotel
Friday

19th January

 All Day (optional) Day 1 Family Office Solutions Showcase

 

To be confirmed
Saturday 20th  January  All Day (optional) Day 2 – Family Office Solutions Showcase

 

To be confirmed

 This is the current program for the AusNZ Mission to the Asian Financial Forum led by Stacey Martin, Expat Advisors Community. The program may be subject to change due to new opportunities, delegate preferences or unforeseen circumstances. For further information contact Stacey Martin via email: stacey.martin@expatadvisorscommunity.com.au or call +61 413 127 677.

  

Date Time Activity Venue
Sunday

15th January

6.30 pm to

8.30 pm

Welcome Cocktail for delegates, partners, local VIP’s and networks The Envoy at The Pottinger, 3/F 74 Queen’s Road, Central, Hong Kong
Monday 16th January 8.00 am

 

All to convene for coffee, badges and group photo Harbour Road Coffee Shop

Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre (HKCEC)

8.30 am for 9 am to 6.00 pm Day 1 of AFF – Plenary Sessions, networking and Exhibitions HKCEC
6.15 pm to 8 pm AFF 10th Birthday cocktail function HKCEC
Tuesday 17th January 8 am to

9.30 am

Securities and Futures Commission – private breakfast briefing on KYC Stacey & Paul with Carolyn Butler
8.15 am to

6 pm

AFF Day 2 including Breakfast event, plenaries and breakout sessions.

AFF Deal Flow, sector presentations and financial services consultations

All to HKCEC
6 pm to

8 pm

Mix at Six with AustCham Hong Kong and NZ Chamber of Commerce Tamarind Terrace, 2/F Sun Hung Kai Centre,

30 Harbour Road, Wan Chai

Wednesday 18th January 8.30 am to

1 pm, followed by lunch until 2.15 pm

Family Office Conference covering set-up, jurisdiction, regulatory issues, family governance, legacy, philanthropy, multigenerational wealth, succession for Asian families (see program for morning session overviews and speakers of this 2-day conference) 8/F Prince’s Building,

10 Chater Road,

Central, Hong Kong

3 pm to

5 pm

Hong Kong Investment Funds Association briefing on funds management in Asia from Cindy Chen, Managing Director, Citibank & Marie-Anne Kong, Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers 50/F Citibank Tower Plaza,

3 Garden Rd,

Central, Hong Kong

    Taxis From Citibank Tower Central to Sha Tin Racecourse
6 pm to

11 pm

Hong Kong Jockey Club, dinner in private box with The Hub, children and youth centre charity Members Entrance

Private box F632

Sha Tin Racecourse,

Sha Tin, New Territories.

Thursday 19th January 9 am to

11 am

Tour of CBA Innovation Hub

–        Why CBA is expanding in Hong Kong & Overseas interest in Australian Property – George Vallas

–        Overview of Fintec – Craig

–        Delegate present on Fintec platform – Adam Goern

–        RMB Internationalisation (Video)

CBA Innovation Hub

13/F One Exchange Square, 8 Connaught Place, Central, Hong Kong

  Taxis to Cyberport
11.45 am to 2.00 pm Presentations and Lunch

Overview of structures, market entry – Carolyn Butler, CEO Hong Kong Trust Company

Cyberport overview of innovation in Hong Kong and tour –  Mark Clift, COO Cyberport

100 Cyberport Road, Hong Kong

Go to Meeting Room 1-2, Cyberport 1

 

 

FREE TIME
4.00 pm to 5.30 pm “Investing In Australia”

Private briefing of Australian agricultural and property projects with Open Sesame

The American Club

48-49/F Two Exchange Square,8 Connaught Place, Central, Hong Kong

7 pm to

9.30 pm

Private Junk cruise of Hong Kong Harbour hosted by The Hong Kong Trust Company Depart Pier 9,

Central, Hong Kong

FREE TIME
Friday

20th January

10 am to

11.00 am

Private Briefing at Invest Hong Kong with Rob Findlay from Next Money & “StartMeUp” orgainiser 25F Fairmont House, 8 Cotton Tree Drive, Central, Hong Kong
12 pm to

3 pm

 

Australia Day Lunch with keynote speaker Holly Ransom, the Youngest ‘Australia’s 100 Most Influential Women’.

followed by networking drinks

Ballroom, 5/F, Island Shangri-La Hong Kong, Pacific Place, Supreme Court Road, Central

 

 This is the current program for the Australian Financial Services and Business delegation, led by Stacey Martin, Expat Advisors Community. The program may be subject to change due to new opportunities, delegate preferences or unforeseen circumstances. For further information contact Stacey Martin via email: stacey.martin@expatadvisorscommunity.com.au or call +61 413 127 677.

Perth – Monday 2nd October 2017

5.00 pm – 7.00 pm hosted by HKABA at Hopgood Ganin

RSVP: Click here for more information and to register

Melbourne – Thursday 4th October 2017

5.00 pm – 7.00 pm hosted by Bank of Melbourne

RSVP: Click here for more information and to register

Sydney – Tuesday 17th October 2017

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm at Level 5, Hong Kong House, 80 Druitt Street Sydney.

RSVP: Click here for more information and to register

Brisbane – Tuesday 24th October 2017

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm at Chew and Dormers, Level 11, 127 Creek  St, Brisbane.

RSVP: available soon

Auckland – Thursday 2nd November 2017

5.00 pm to 7.00 pm hosted by HKNZBA

RSVP: available soon

Hong Kong – Thursday 30th November 2017

5.00 pm to 7.00 pm hosted by HKTDC

RSVP: available soon

 

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