Dongzhi Event 2019
November 21 | 16:30 - 20:00
Learn More about the Current Situation in Hong Kong
Join the annual Dongzhi event of the Netherlands Hong Kong Business Association at Kasteel de Wittenburg in Wassenaar.
Attend this Mid Winter networking reception and meet fellow members and other persons interested in doing business in, with and via Hong Kong.
Special guest: Mrs Annemieke Ruigrok, Consul General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in the Hong Kong and Macau Special Administrative Regions.
During the event Mrs Ruigrok will share her views about the current situation and developments in Hong Kong.
She will also present the Hong Kong Shooting Star Award 2019 to a Dutch-linked Start-up that is breaking ground in the Hong Kong market on behalf of the Dutch Chamber of Commerce in HK
16:30 hrs Registration and welcome drinks
17:00 hrs Opening speech by Mr. Hans Poulis, Chairman of the NHKBA
17:15 hrs Remarks by Ms. Fiona Chau, Deputy Representative of the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Brussels
17:20 hrs Presentation by Mr. William Chui, Director Europe of the Hong Kong Trade Development Council
17:35 hrs Speech by Ms. Annemieke Ruigrok, Consul General of the Netherlands in Hong Kong
18:00 hrs Presentation of the “Hong Kong Shooting Star Award” to representative of a Dutch company in Hong Kong.
18:05 hrs Acceptance speech of winner “Hong Kong Shooting Star Award”.
18:30 hrs Recorded Interview with Ms Helena He, Director FrieslandCampina Hong Kong.
18:40 hrs Networking Reception
20:00 hrs End of event
With special speakers and guests, the Dongzhi Event will be one of the highlights of the year.
We are expecting between 75 and 100 entrepreneurs, interested in the opportunities and chances Hong Kong has to offer, to join the event.
Chatham House Rules will apply during this event. This means that participants are free to use the information received, but neither the identity nor the affiliation of the speaker(s), nor that of any other participant, may be revealed,
When you register, you will be asked to acknowledge you have read this note when you register.
Members can participate for free
For non members, the participation fee is € 25 per person (ex VAT).
This event is supported by: