'CEPA – A smart way to do business with China through Hong Kong';
Galway Mayo Institute of Technology
Theatre 1000, Old Dublin Road, Galway, Ireland
Friday 5 October 2018
09:00 Registration (tea & coffee provided)
09:30 Forum opening address Mayor of Galway City Councillor Niall McNelis
09:40 Welcome speech by the Chairman of Irish Chinese Society Galway, Mr Kam Chin
09:45 Introduction GMIT Deputy President Dr Michael Hannon
09:50 Keynote speech by China's Ambassador to Ireland, Dr Yue Xiaoyong, "Growing
Opportunities for Ireland: the Belt and Road Initiative and China's Opening-up."
10:40 Speech by Mr Sam Hui, Deputy Representative of the Hong Kong Economic
and Trade Office in Brussels, "Leveraging on the free trade agreement networks
of Hong Kong to expand business in China and Asia"
11:10 Break (refreshments provided)
11:30 Forum Address by Ms Paula Kant – Senior Investment Promotion Executive at Invest Hong Kong in Brussels "Hong Kong: Where (your) business goes to grow !"
12:00 Forum Address Mr Austin Currie – Director of Focus Capital Partners
12:30 Q & A
13:30 Light Refreshments