Past Events

23
Aug
2018

A Members' Evening : "Through the Jungle"

Thursday, 23 Aug 2018
Jess Tang; Humphrey Wilson & Henrietta Chu
Complimentary Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Talk 7.30 pm
KPMG, 8/F, Prince's Building, Central
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19
Jul
2018

On Top of the World: A Businessman's Journey to the Summit of Everest

Thursday, 19 Jul 2018
Adam Janikowski
Complimentary Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Talk 7.30 pm
27th Floor, Jardine House, One Connaught Place, Central
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12
Jul
2018

Beyond the Himalayas: Ancient Libraries, Snow Leopards & Sacred Texts

Thursday, 12 Jul 2018
Andrea Oschetti
UBS, 52/F, Two International Finance Centre, 8 Finance Street, Central
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11
Jul
2018

A Gallery Tour and Talk: Lai Afong: The Most Significant HK Photographer of the 19th Century

Wednesday, 11 Jul 2018
Jonathan Wattis
Session 1 : Drinks Reception 5.30pm; Talk 6.00pm Session 2: Drinks Reception 7.30pm; Talk 8.00pm
Wattis Fine Art, 20 Hollywood Road, 2/F, Central
Registration method: Pre-payment. Please scroll down.
4
Jul
2018

Hong Kong’s Heritage: Help or Hindrance?

Wednesday, 4 Jul 2018
Prof Simon Thurley, CBE, Former Director of the Museum of London & Former Chief Executive of English Heritage
6.30pm to 8.30pm
Bonhams, Suite 2001, One Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Admiralty
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28
Jun
2018

Beachviews Not Bombs: How North Korea’s Entrepreneurs Are Preparing for Change

Thursday, 28 Jun 2018
Nils Weisensee, Head of Operations at Choson Exchange
Session 1 : Drinks Reception 5.30pm; Talk 6.00pm Session 2: Drinks Reception 7.30pm; Talk 8.00pm
Executive Centre, Level 3, Three Pacific Place, 1 Queen's Road East, Admiralty
26
Jun
2018

One Man’s Five-Year Journey Biking Around the World

Tuesday, 26 Jun 2018
William Hodson
Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Talk 7.30 pm
1/F, The Hong Kong Club, 1 Jackson Road, Central
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22
Jun
2018

Field Trip: A Tour and Lunch at Chungking Mansions

Friday, 22 Jun 2018
Option 1: 11.30am to 2.30pm ; Option 2: 1.00pm to 4.00pm
Chungking Mansions, 36-44 Nathan Road, Tsim Sha Tsui
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22
Jun
2018

Freediving the World’s Oceans

Friday, 22 Jun 2018
Hanli Prinsloo
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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20
Jun
2018

How Discreet Messaging in TV and Radio Can Help Achieve the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals

Wednesday, 20 Jun 2018
William Ryerson, Maker of Five-Time Emmy Nominated TV Shows & President of Population Media Center
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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19
Jun
2018

Finding Eden: A Journey into the Heart of Borneo

Tuesday, 19 Jun 2018
Dr. Robin Hanbury Tenison OBE, FLS
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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12
Jun
2018

A tall story! – Saving Africa’s giraffe

Tuesday, 12 Jun 2018
Dr Julian Fennessey
Complimentary Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Talk 7.30 pm
Executive Centre, Level 3, Three Pacific Place, 1 Queen's Road East, Admiralty
Please note the venue has changed to the Executive Centre. Registration method: Pre-payment. Please scroll down.
11
Jun
2018

The Evolution of the Earth

Monday, 11 Jun 2018
Professor Albert Zijlstra
Complimentary Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Talk 7.30 pm
Executive Centre, Level 3, Three Pacific Place, 1 Queen's Road East, Admiralty
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7
Jun
2018

Film Screening: Anote's Ark

Thursday, 7 Jun 2018
Complimentary Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Screening 7.30 pm
The Haven, 29/F, Wyndham Place , 40-44 Wyndham Street, Central
Registration method: Pre-payment. Please scroll down.
1
Jun
2018

Annual Quiz Dinner

Friday, 1 Jun 2018
Complimentary 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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1
Jun
2018

To the Top: The First ascent of the Kangshung Face of Mt Everest and other Great Peaks

Friday, 1 Jun 2018
Stephen Venables, the first person to sleep on the summit of Mount Everest
Complimentary Drinks Reception 7.15 pm; Talk 7.45 pm
Function Room, 1/F, Ladies' Recreation Club, 10 Old Peak Road, Mid-Levels
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30
May
2018

Generation HK: Seeking Identity in China's Shadow

Wednesday, 30 May 2018
Ben Bland
Complimentary Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Talk 7.30 pm
Executive Centre, Level 3, Three Pacific Place, 1 Queen's Road East, Admiralty
29
May
2018

The Hong Kong Independent Battalion: The Story of the Secret Resistance Fighters of HK during the Japanese Occupation of 1941-1945

Tuesday, 29 May 2018
Geoffrey Ko, Historian; Tsui Yuet-ching, daughter of a HK Guerrilla fighter and author of The Hong Kong Independent Battalion and Catherine Man, Translator of The Hong Kong Independent Battalion
Complimentary Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Talk 7.30 pm
TKP Conference Centre, 23/F, Euro Trade Centre, 21- 23 Des Voeux Road Central
Registration method: Pre-payment. Please scroll down.
19
May
2018

The Royal Wedding Hong Kong Celebration

Saturday, 19 May 2018
6.00 pm to 9.00 pm
The Hong Kong Country Club, 188 Wong Chuk Hang Road, Deep Water Bay
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18
May
2018

Limitless – By Paddle Board Across the Atlantic

Friday, 18 May 2018
Chris Bertish
7.00 pm - 9.00 pm
Jockey Club Lecture Theatre, Olympic House, 1 Stadium Path, So Kon Po, Causeway Bay
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16
May
2018

The Shakespeare effect: How the Bard helped to shape modern China?

Wednesday, 16 May 2018
Nancy Pellegrini
Complimentary Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Talk 7.30 pm
Executive Centre, Level 3, Three Pacific Place, 1 Queen's Road East, Admiralty
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15
May
2018

Hydroponic Farming: The Future of Sustainable Agriculture?

Tuesday, 15 May 2018
James Yau
Complimentary Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Talk 7.30 pm
Executive Centre, Level 3, Three Pacific Place, 1 Queen's Road East, Admiralty
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14
May
2018

China’s British Mandarin: Sir Robert Hart

Monday, 14 May 2018
Mark O’Neill
Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Talk 7.30 pm
1/F, The Hong Kong Club, 1 Jackson Road, Central
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8
May
2018

Film Screening "Education Explorers in India" 3,000 km across India in a Rickshaw with an Introduction and Q&A

Tuesday, 8 May 2018
Tom Boarder, Director & Paul Niel, Producer
Complimentary Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Screening 7.30 pm
UBS, 52/F, Two International Finance Centre, 8 Finance Street, Central
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29
Apr
2018

Special Event: “City Nature Challenge” urban field trip - From Bowen Road walking trail to Hong Kong Park in Admiralty

Sunday, 29 Apr 2018
Leader: Dr Caroline Dingle & Dr. Tim Bonebrake
10.00 am to 12.00 pm
Pre-payment is required. Please send your request to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and you would receive a form and joining instructions.
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