Past Events

17
Sep
2019

From Meadow to Metropolis: How did the environment shape human history?

Tuesday, 17 Sep 2019
Dr Jed Kaplan
Complimentary Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Talk 7.30 pm
Clifford Chance, 27/F Jardine House, 1 Connaught Place, Central
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4
Sep
2019

The Door Opened: 1980s China - Photographing China’s Era of Reform

Wednesday, 4 Sep 2019
Adrian Bradshaw
Session 1: Drinks Reception 6.00 pm; Talk 6.30 pm. Session 2; Drinks Reception 7.30 pm; Talk 8.00 pm.
The Executive Centre, Level 43, Champion Tower, 3 Garden Road, Central
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20
Aug
2019

From London to Tokyo: 20,000 km to the Rugby World Cup

Tuesday, 20 Aug 2019
James Owens and Ron Rutland
Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Talk 7.30 pm
2/F Chater House, 11 Connaught Road Central
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10
Aug
2019

Field Trip: Hoi Ha Wan Marine Park Tour plus Glass Bottomed Boat Excursion

Saturday, 10 Aug 2019
9.45am to 3.15pm
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25
Jul
2019

Long Peace Street: A Walk Between China's Imperial Past and Communist Present

Thursday, 25 Jul 2019
Dr Jonathan Chatwin
Complimentary Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Talk 7.30 pm
UBS, 52/F, Two International Finance Centre, 8 Finance Street, Central
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24
Jul
2019

Field Trip: A Visit to the Historic Jao Tsung-I Academy and the HSBC Archives with Lunch

Wednesday, 24 Jul 2019
11.15 am to 4.30 pm
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10
Jul
2019

Journeys of an American during the Second Opium War

Wednesday, 10 Jul 2019
Dr Gillian Bickley with readings by Dr Verner Bickley, MBE
Complimentary Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Talk 7.30 pm
Hill Dickinson, Suite 3205 Tower Two, Lippo Centre, 89 Queensway, Admiralty
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6
Jul
2019

Field Trip "A Visit to the Crossroads Foundation - Refugee Experience"

Saturday, 6 Jul 2019
12.45 pm to 5.00 pm
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26
Jun
2019

The Story of Hong Kong's Trees: the Art and Science

Wednesday, 26 Jun 2019
Sally Bunker and Professor Richard Saunders
Complimentary Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Talk 7.30 pm
The Haven, 29/F, Wyndham Place , 40-44 Wyndham Street, Central
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25
Jun
2019

Working in War Zones with the Red Cross

Tuesday, 25 Jun 2019
Jason Yip, MH, Former Regional Head of Market in Asia for the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)
Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Talk 7.30 pm
1/F, The Hong Kong Club, 1 Jackson Road, Central
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20
Jun
2019

Exciting Tales from Hong Kong's History seen through its Historic Photos

Thursday, 20 Jun 2019
David Bellis
Complimentary Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Talk 7.30 pm
JC Cube, Tai Kwun, 10 Hollywood Road, Central
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19
Jun
2019

The World in Guangzhou: Africans and Arabs in China's Global Marketplace

Wednesday, 19 Jun 2019
Professor Gordon Mathews
Complimentary Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Talk 7.30 pm
UBS, 52/F, Two International Finance Centre, 8 Finance Street, Central
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17
Jun
2019

Field Trip "A Visit to Hong Kong Observatory and Tour and Lunch at Chungking Mansions

Monday, 17 Jun 2019
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15
Jun
2019

Field Trip "Dapeng Fortress"

Saturday, 15 Jun 2019
Leader: Stanley Shea
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4
Jun
2019

The Battle of Midway

Tuesday, 4 Jun 2019
Commander Paul Sierleja
Complimentary Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Talk 7.30 pm
Hill Dickinson, Suite 3205 Tower Two, Lippo Centre, 89 Queensway, Admiralty
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31
May
2019

Annual Quiz Dinner

Friday, 31 May 2019
Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Buffet Dinner & Quiz start from 7.30 pm
1/F, The Hong Kong Club, 1 Jackson Road, Central
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25
May
2019

A Visit to the Centre for Refugees

Saturday, 25 May 2019
10.30 am to 1.30 pm
Tsim Sha Tsui
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23
May
2019

The Kowloon Walled City: a City of Darkness: The story of Hong Kong's unique Lost City

Thursday, 23 May 2019
Ian Lambot
Complimentary Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Talk 7.30 pm
JC Cube, Tai Kwun, 10 Hollywood Road, Central
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21
May
2019

The Evolution of the Earth

Tuesday, 21 May 2019
Professor Albert Zijlstra
Complimentary Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Talk 7.30 pm
Clifford Chance, 27/F, Jardine House, 1 Connaught Place, Central
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20
May
2019

Chad: Conserving and Cooking in one of Africa's Wildest Countries

Monday, 20 May 2019
Jamie Sparks
Complimentary Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Talk 7.30 pm
20/F, Silver Fortune Plaza, 1 Wellington Street, Central
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14
May
2019

One Man's Climb: A Journey of Trauma, Tragedy and Triumph on K2

Tuesday, 14 May 2019
Adrian Hayes
Session 1 Complimentary Drinks Reception 5.00 pm; Talk 5.30 pm; Session 2 Complimentary Drinks Reception at 6.30 pm ; Talk at 7.00 pm (Session 2 FULL)
The Executive Centre, Session 1 at Level 43 & Session 2 at Level 44, Champion Tower, 3 Garden Road, Central
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5
May
2019

Boat Field trip to Tung Ping Chau: HK's Stunning Remote Island

Sunday, 5 May 2019
Leader: Smriti Safaya
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