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Special Address by Carrie Lam: Chief Secretary for Administration, Hong Kong


The registration deadline for this event has passed and the event is full.

Join ASNC, the Hong Kong Economic & Trade Office, and the Hong Kong Association of Northern California as we host Mrs. Carrie Lam of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, for her first visit to the San Francisco Bay Area in her capacity as Chief Secretary. Mrs. Lam will speak to the Bay Area business and community leaders about the latest developments in Hong Kong, the recent challenges the city faces, and how the trade and cultural ties can be further enhanced between Hong Kong and the San Francisco Bay Area.

Appointed as the Chief Secretary for Administration in July 2012, Carrie Lam is the second most senior official overseeing the administration of Hong Kong. Mrs. Lam is a distinguished public servant for over 30 years and has held various top positions in the government, with portfolios covering many issues such as constitutional and electoral reform, public finance and social welfare. In her capacity as Chief Secretary, Mrs Lam also acts as the Chairman of the West Kowloon Cultural District Authority, which has been set up to build a vibrant new cultural quarter for Hong Kong on a 40-hectare prime waterfront site.

Advanced registration required. Please RSVP by May 30!

Program Agenda

12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. Registration
12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.   Lunch and Dialogue

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Event Details

Fri 3 Jun 2016
12:30pm - 2:00pm

Gold Ballroom, Palace Hotel, 2 New Montgomery Street, S.F.

FREE Asia Society Members; $30 Non-Members; $75 SPECIAL OFFER (Admission + 1-year Membership!)