SCMO attended the conference "Thailand : As the second largest economy in ASEAN, How does it rank as an investment destination?" organized by STEPHENSON HARWOOD in Hong Kong.
As Thailand comes out of the official mourning period for the late King Bhumibol, but a military government remains in power,
- how is the economy fairing?
- the legal framework for investment?
- investment incentives and structures?
- what to watch out for?
- how to address disagreements with investment partners?
SCMO attended the "HK Tech Conference 2017: How Innovation is Transforming Sectors" organized by PINSENT MASONS in Hong Kong.
The conference looked at how established players in existing business sectors such as banking, construction, infrastructure and law are embracing innovation and technology to stay ahead. How do you transform a traditional business into one of the future? What challenges do you face, externally and internally? Who gets left behind?
SCMO attended "Dialogue with Google Greater China President Scott Beaumont" organized by HKUST - HONG KONG UNIVERSITY FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY and AMCHAM in Hong Kong.
A cross-industry dialogue with Google’s President of China on the future of artificial intelligence and related opportunities. Scott Beaumont, Google's President for Greater China, will share Google's vision in bringing the benefits of AI to everyone, providing new ways of looking at old problems, and helping transform how we work and live.
SCMO attended the "2017 KOREAN Peninsula Rountable" conference organized in Hong Kong by the CONSULATE GENERAL OF THE REPUBLIC OF KOREA in Hong Kong and Macao SARS and LINGNAN UNIVERISTY's CENTRE FOR ASIAN PACIFIC STUDIES.
This conference addressed highly current and important issues, such as North Korea's nuclear quest and international responses; China's North Korea policy; Republic of Korea's policies toward China and North Korea; and China-ROK relations after the 19th Congress of the Chinese Communist Party.
The speakers are highly renowned experts in their fields. They include Professor Li Bin of Tsinghua University, Professor Ren Xiao of Fudan University, Professor Shi Yinhong of Renmin University, Professor Simon Shen of the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Professor Zhang Baohui of Lingnan University, Professor Eric Kim of Dankuk University, Professor Hwang Jaeho of Hankuk Foreign Studies University, Kim Kisu, Chief Reporter of Naeil News Agency, Professor Kim Han-kwon of Korean National Diplomatic Academy; and Mr. Cho Song-jun, Deputy Director of Korean Peninsula Peace Regime Division, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Korea.
SCMO attended the KAPLAN LECTURE 2017 organized by HKIAC - HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION CENTRE in Hong Kong. This year, it was delivered by Donald Donovan, President of ICCA and Co-Chair of the International Disputes Group at Debevoise & Plimpton LLP.