Events

ReThinkHK 2022
[Expo] ReThink HK 2022 1024 576 GR Chamber of Commerce in HK

[Expo] ReThink HK 2022

It’s time to rethink

We pleased to announce that the Greek Chamber of Commerce is supporting the European Pavilion at ReThink HK 2022, Hong Kong’s best-attended and most ambitious business event for sustainable development to be hosted on 05 & 06 October 2022 at Hall 3, HKCEC.

The European Pavilion will host companies operating across the sustainable business landscape and provide them with an opportunity to demonstrate their innovations, services and solutions to a professional audience of business and sustainability leaders looking for the tools to help them along their sustainable transformation journey. The Pavilion will feature an exclusive networking lounge for participants to mingle and contribute to scheduled activities and live demonstrations. The European Pavilion has 2 booth options to cater for different needs and budgets – with 50% EMF subsidy funding available for eligible companies. Register for your delegate pass here.

Stepping into its 3rd edition, ReThink HK is the city’s most ambitious business event for sustainable development, a large-scale, cross-sector platform that champions ESG transformation and showcases game-changing innovation. This year, ReThink HK will gather 300+ expert speakers over 7 themed Theatres/Stages. Join us and hear insights on 6 key themes: Circular Economy, Cities & Mobility, Decarbonisation, Food & the Natural World, People & Purpose as well as Redefining Value.

The ReThink HK 2022 Event Brochure, European Pavilion packages and application form can be downloaded here. You can view the full program here. Stay tuned with the event updates here. Questions? Please contact EuroCham on marketing@eurocham.com.hk.

We look forward to meeting you at ReThink HK 2022 on 05 & 06 October!

 

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Cross-Chamber Webinar_Travel & Transportation
[Live Webinar] Stormy Weather: Transportation & Travel in 2022 1024 576 GR Chamber of Commerce in HK

[Live Webinar] Stormy Weather: Transportation & Travel in 2022

Booming and struggling at the same time – what’s going on in the transportation, logistics & travel sector in Asia in 2022?

Freight costs are at an all-time high and new disruptions appear as soon as others are being resolved. Join us in an exclusive panel discussion and Q&A as we delve into (but not be limited to):

a. The travel and transportation ecosystem from a Hong Kong/Asia perspective today
b. Disruptions in the transportation and travel sector
c. A reshaped industry – consequences of the pandemic

This is a cross-chamber event and spots are selling out fast, make sure you claim yours soon!

WEBINAR DETAILS
Date: April 28, 2022
Time: 16:00-17.00 Hong Kong time (GMT+8) / 11:00-12:00 Greece time (GMT+2)
Platform: Zoom (Link to be provided upon registration)
Entry:

  • Members – FREE
  • Non Members – HK$ 100
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Moderator & Host:
Gabriella Augustsson, General Manager at SwedCham HK
Panel:
  • Aldo Soprani – Group CEO at Asia Pacific Cargo (APC Group)
  • Christian Ulloa – Director at ICA Global Sourcing in Shanghai
  • Stan Kwong – Regional Head (Hong Kong, Southern China, Taiwan, Philippines, Macau) at Finnair
  • Tero Ahonen – Chief Strategy Officer at JAS Worldwide (previously Greencarrier)

Organizer & Co-Hosts:
The Swedish Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong with the support of The Greek Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong, the European Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong & the French Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong.

See you live on the 28th April!
Cross-Chamber Fireside Chat_Property Markets
[Fireside Chat] Property Markets in Hong Kong and China 1024 576 GR Chamber of Commerce in HK

[Fireside Chat] Property Markets in Hong Kong and China

The spectre of universal testing and mass lockdowns is heavily impacting property markets in Hong Kong and China. The value of transactions plummeted in the recent weeks and projections for residential, commercial & industrial real estate declined. This comes on top of uncertainty caused by the Evergrande saga in Mainland China.

What to make of the current market & what to expect for the future? Shape your forecasts & decisions on property markets on both sides of Victoria Harbour.

This is a cross-chamber event and spots are selling out fast, make sure you claim yours soon!

FIRESIDE CHAT DETAILS
Date: April 14, 2022
Time: 12:00-13.00 Hong Kong time (GMT+8) / 07:00-08:00 Greece time (GMT+2)
Platform: Zoom (Link to be provided upon registration)
Entry:

  • Members – HK$ 50 (promo code sent to your email)
  • Non Members – HK$ 100
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Moderator:
Herald van der Linde, Chief Asia Equity Strategist at HSBC & member of the Finance Committee at the Dutch Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong
Keynote Speaker:
Raymond Liu, Director and Real Estate expert Asia Pacific at HSBC

Organizer & Co-Hosts:
The Dutch Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong with the support of The Greek Chamber of Commerce Hong Kong along with the Danish Chamber of Commerce Hong Kong, Finnish Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong, Chile Hong Kong Chamber of Commerce, Benelux Chamber of Commerce, Maycham Hkm, Dutch Business Association Vietnam – DBAV, NLinBusiness, NTCC – Netherlands-Thai Chamber of Commerce, the German Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong & the Singapore Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong.

See you live on the 14th April!
Race to Raise
[Charity Event] RACE to RAISE 1024 576 GR Chamber of Commerce in HK

[Charity Event] RACE to RAISE

Join us in a flexible and COVID-19 safe RACE to RAISE until April 16. Come with your colleagues, friends or family and raise funds in the process. Help us help PathFinders – working with and for the Migrant Domestic Workers community.
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Enjoy the run!
Cross-Chamber Webinar_Data Privacy
[Live Webinar] New China Cybersecurity & Data Privacy Requirements 1024 576 GR Chamber of Commerce in HK

[Live Webinar] New China Cybersecurity & Data Privacy Requirements

Your privacy, starts with you! Your personal information is the most important type of data asset in the cyberspace.

The Personal Information Protection Law of the People’s Republic of China (PIPL) has taken effect on Nov 1, 2021 and attracted wide attention for being one of the most important laws of China while the country is entering the digital era.

The Chambers of Commerce in Hong Kong together will co-host a live webinar to discuss key compliance requirements and significant business implications sharing our practical insights:

a. How to collect and process personal data in compliance with the laws and regulations?
b. How to achieve the legitimate and effective cross-border data transfer and protection? 
c. How to respond and take effective measures?

This is a cross-chamber event and spots are selling out fast, make sure you claim yours soon!

WEBINAR DETAILS
Date: Feb 17, 2022
Time: 12:30-13.30 Hong Kong time (GMT+8) / 06:30-07:30 Greece time (GMT+3)
Platform: Zoom (Link to be provided upon registration)
Entry:

  • Members – HK$ 50 (promo code sent to your email)
  • Non Members – HK$ 100
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Moderator:
Ruud Sommerhalder, Partner at PwC Ltd.
Keynote Speaker:
Chiang Ling Li, Partner at Tiang and Partners

Organizer & Co-Hosts:
The Dutch Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong with the support of The Greek Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong, The Danish Chamber of Commerce Hong Kong, The Swedish Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong, The Finnish Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong, The Italian Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong, The Norwegian Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong, The Chile Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong, The Indonesia Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong & The Singapore Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong.

See you live on the 17th Feb!
XMas Drinks with GCC
XMas Drinks with GreekChamHK 1024 576 GR Chamber of Commerce in HK

XMas Drinks with GreekChamHK

Let’s meet up, network & have fun! Time to Party Like a Greek!

Unlimited serving of house red and white wine, sparkling wine, long drinks, soft drinks & orange juice for 2 hours at Catchic Terrace.

Join us for a fun night of networking and free-flow drinks. Reunite with members, meet like-minded business experts and walk away with new contacts across a range of industries.

  • Members: HK$300 (use promo code sent in your email)
  • Non-members: HK$380

Please note due to COVID-19 we are limited to a cap of 30 attendees. Rest assured the event will comply with all safety requirements.

EVENT DETAILS
Date: Dec 20, 2021
Time: 19:00-21.00 Hong Kong time (GMT+8)
Place: Catchic Restaurant & Bar

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See you live on the 20th Dec!
Networking Drinks with GCC
Networking Drinks with GreekChamHK 1024 576 GR Chamber of Commerce in HK

Networking Drinks with GreekChamHK

Let’s meet up, network & have fun!

Unlimited serving of soft drinks, orange juice, house red and white wine, sparkling wine and long drinks for 2 hours at Catchic Terrace.

Join us for a fun night of networking and free-flow drinks. Meet like-minded business experts and walk away with new contacts and insights across a range of industries.

  • Members: HK$270 (contact info@greekcham.hk for ticket arrangements)
  • Non-members: HK$320

Please note due to COVID-19 we are limited to a cap of 50 attendees. Rest assured the event will comply with all safety requirements.

EVENT DETAILS
Date: June 2, 2021
Time: 19:00-21.00 Hong Kong time (GMT+8)
Place: Catchic Restaurant & Bar

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See you live on the 2nd June!
Greece Golden Visa Webinar
[Live Webinar] Greece’s Golden Visa: Your Investment Gateway to Europe 1024 576 GR Chamber of Commerce in HK

[Live Webinar] Greece’s Golden Visa: Your Investment Gateway to Europe

Greece is back on foreign investors radar, gaining ground as a highly reliable and investor-friendly destination in Europe.

At the forefront of Greece’s strategy lies the Greek Golden Visa Program offering a renewable 5-year residence permit to non-EU nationals and their families with an investment starting from €250,000 (HK$ 2.3 mln). 

Join our live webinar as we welcome the CEO of Enterprise Greece and a robust panel of wealth management and immigration services experts from Hong Kong who deep dive into Greece’s Golden Visa Scheme and explore:

a. What are the options under the Golden Visa Program & what are the recently introduced novelties?
b. How does Greece cater to the wealth management strategy of Asian investors?  
c. How can interested investors plan their application & what are the administrative and tax requirements?
d. What are the benefits of Greece as an investment destination in the post COVID-19 global economy?

This is an exclusive event and spots are limited, make sure you claim yours soon!

WEBINAR DETAILS
Date: May 13, 2021
Time: 18:00-19.30 Hong Kong time (GMT+8) / 13:00-14:30 Greece time (GMT+3)
Platform: Microsoft Teams (Link to be provided upon registration)
Entry:

  • Members – Free (contact info@greekcham.hk for arrangements)
  • Non Members – HK$ 150
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Moderator:
Georgios Filiopoulos – Chief Executive Officer of Enterprise Greece
Keynote Speaker:
Tom Wan – Co-founder of Orientis Hong Kong

Panel:

  • Jennifer Chan – Chairperson at Europe Committee Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce
  • Georgios Filiopoulos – Chief Executive Officer of Enterprise Greece
  • Elias Eliades(MA) – Director, Investment Promotion & Facilitation at Enterprise Greece
  • Justine Chow – Co-Founder & Designer at Design by JQ
See you live on the 13th May!
Cybersecurity webinar
[Live Webinar] Maritime Cybersecurity & Supply Chain Digital Innovation 1024 576 GR Chamber of Commerce in HK

[Live Webinar] Maritime Cybersecurity & Supply Chain Digital Innovation

Maritime cybersecurity readiness in 2021 and beyond: Trends, Predictions, Opportunity & Threat landscapes.
Join our live webinar and examine the impact of maritime cybersecurity in the maritime supply chain with a focus on how government and corporate actors in Hong Kong & Greece meet today’s challenges:
a. What has been the current maritime cybersecurity landscape & what has been the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic?
b. What are the reasons behind the recent surge in maritime cyber-attacks & what lessons can we learn to enhance cybersecurity? 
c. How can the government work with the maritime industry in the area of cybersecurity?
d. What is the expected impact of the upcoming IMO Guidelines on Maritime Cyber Risk Management from January 2021 on the maritime supply chains?
e. How ready are shipping companies towards the implementation of 2021 IMO & how to prepare?
Everyone is welcome!

WEBINAR DETAILS
Date: Dec 15, 2020
Time: 18:00-19.30 Hong Kong time (GMT+8) / 12:00-13:30 Greece time (GMT+3)
Platform: Microsoft Teams (Link to be provided upon registration)
Cost: FREE

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Moderator:
Dr. Stavros Karamperidis, Lecturer (Maritime Economics – Department of International Shipping, Logistics and Operations) at Plymouth University
Keynote Speaker:
Mr. Chronis Kapalidis, Integrated Security Practice Leader for HudsonAnalytix in EMEA, UK

Panel:

  • Mr. Chronis Kapalidis, Integrated Security Practice Leader for HudsonAnalytix in EMEA, UK
  • Mr. Torbjörn Dimblad, CIO of Anglo-Eastern Ship Management (AESM), Hong Kong
  • Mr. Spyros Georgiou, Managing Director (APAC) at Navarino, Hong Kong

Supporting Partner:
The Hong Kong Shipowners Association Ltd, one of the world’s largest Shipowner Associations, its members owning, managing and/or operating a fleet with a combined carrying capacity of over 200 million deadweight tonnes.

See you live on the 15th Dec!
Smart Cities Webinar: Hong Kong & Trikala in the Post-COVID Era
[Live Webinar] Smart Cities: Hong Kong & Trikala in the Post COVID-19 Era 1024 576 GR Chamber of Commerce in HK

[Live Webinar] Smart Cities: Hong Kong & Trikala in the Post COVID-19 Era

Imagine a post-COVID era. Are you future-proof? Smart Cities like Hong Kong and Trikala are and already showing their strength against the pandemic. Want to know how?

The growth of smart cities has brought strategic opportunities for Hong Kong, Asia’s financial hub, and Trikala, Greece’s first smart city. Notwithstanding their differences in population, economic structure, and problems faced, the two cities share their strong commitment to smart city development. How do they respond to challenges and emerging opportunities that lie ahead post-COVID?


The
Greek Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong and the Division of Public Policy (PPOL) of the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) bring together the 2 cities in a webinar on smart cities. Senior representatives from academia, government, and private sector will share their insight and discuss:
a. The role of smart cities in a post-COVID-19 era
b. The smart city strategies of Hong Kong and Trikala
c. Lessons that can be learned from the two cities
d. Possible synergies between different science, public and private sector 

Everyone is welcome!

WEBINAR DETAILS

Date: Oct 27, 2020
Time: 18:00-19.30 Hong Kong time (GMT+8) / 12:00-13:30 Greece time (GMT+3)
Platform: Microsoft Teams (Link to be provided upon registration)
Cost: FREE

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Moderator:

Ms Rebecca Isjwara, Reporter S&P Global Market Intelligence

Keynote Speaker:

Prof Masaru Yarime, Associate Professor Division of Public Policy (PPOL) of the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)

Panel:
1. Mr George Chrysomallos, Advisor to the Mayor on Smart Cities Municipality of Trikala
(Greece)
2. Mr Julian Vella, Partner and Asia Pacific Head of Global Infrastructure KPMG
(Hong Kong SAR)
3. Dr Stratos Keranidis, R&D Director of DomX
(Greece)

See you live on the 27th Oct!