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YAKS FOR DEVELOPMENT: SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN CHINA ON THE RISE

Would you like to try yak cheese tasting over wine? All this while over a talk by the founders of a non-profit widely regarded as one of the “It” social enterprises in Asia? My friends ...

  • Tue, Jul 23, 2019 8:30 PM - 9:30 PM EDT
  • Hong Kong, Kowloon
Standing on the Shoulders of Giants – An Insightful Discussion with Leaders Across Industries

A panel discussion exploring the importance of failure, building networks, executive presence and navigating the political landscape.

  • Thu, May 18, 2017 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM HKT
  • Central, Hong Kong Island
Professional Networking, Personal Branding & Social Media

There’s nothing wrong with sharing your thoughts on social media, but when you combine personal life, professional goals and Google… the results can be surprising.

  • Tue, May 10, 2016 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM EDT
  • Central, Hong Kong Island
Ellevate Supports: Female Entrepreneurs Day 2016 | Connect, Inspire and Empower

Promoting female entrepreneurship and to broaden women’s access to resources and support

  • Sat, May 7, 2016 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM EDT
  • Pokfulam, Hong Kong Island
Real Life Examples & Best Practices for Return to Work Programmes - Part Two

Ellevate Hong Kong, TWF and Back to Work are delighted to present the second of a two-part series on Real Life Examples & Best Practices for Return to Work Programmes.

  • Wed, May 4, 2016 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT
  • Central, Hong Kong Island
Calling all women Executives: Explore the wonders of an Executive MBA

Are you a seasoned manager looking to reach new heights? Do you wonder if an MBA degree program will fit with your busy lifestyle? Find out more about the wonders of an Executive MBA at our exclusive Executive networking & matching event in Hong Kong on April 26.

  • Tue, Apr 26, 2016 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM EDT
  • Hong Kong , Hong Kong Island
Career advice, wine & cheese with Mrs Moneypenny (FT columnist, author, TV personality)

A night of networking, wine & cheese with Mrs Moneypenny (a.k.a Heather McGregor): Managing careers in an international and ever-changing landscape

  • Mon, Apr 18, 2016 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM EDT
  • Central, Hong Kong Island
Own Your Worth: Negotiate Your Career Upwards

Join Siobhan Barnes, founder of the Neon Life Society, for an interactive workshop to invigorate your career.WORKSHOP WILL COVER:Practical & effective tools to help you ask for what you’re wor...

  • Thu, Jun 11, 2015 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM EDT
  • Hong Kong, Hong Kong Island
2015 Economic Outlook And Currency Devaluations in Asia

Join us for a lively panel discussion!TOPICS: >> How effective is a currency devaluation policy for economic growth and productivity ? >> Historical effectiveness (Briti...

  • Mon, Mar 30, 2015 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
  • Hong Kong, Hong Kong Island
2015 corruption crackdown in Asia: Implications for investors and corporates

Ellevate Hong Kong invites you to a spirited panel discussionTOPICS:• How effective have anti-corruption actions been so far in China? Indonesia? India?• How will government-led corrupt...

  • Wed, Feb 25, 2015 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM EST
  • Hong Kong, Hong Kong Island
How to build a better network with Mrs Moneypenny

Who you know and how you stay in touch can make or break your career!  Ellevate Hong Kong invites you you to join a spirited and entertaining seminar on November 10th by FT columnist...

  • Mon, Nov 10, 2014 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM EST
  • Hong Kong, Hong Kong Island
How to Master the Buyer Seller Dance

We are all selling something. Even if your job title is not ‘salesperson’, selling is an important skill that everyone needs. Whether it’s selling services or products to customers, selling ideas t...

  • Wed, Oct 22, 2014 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM EDT
  • Hong Kong, Hong Kong Island
85 Broads: So you think you want to be an entrepreneur?

Panel Discussion

  • Thu, Apr 3, 2014 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM EDT
  • Hong Kong, Hong Kong Island
2014 US Taxes for Expatriates

Moderated panel discussion and networking event.

  • Thu, Feb 27, 2014 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM EST
  • Hong Kong, Hong Kong Island
Lunch & Learn with Mrs Moneypenny

Mrs Moneypenny (aka Heather McGregor) has written a widely followed weekly column in the Financial Times for 13 years. She is an award winning author, TV presenter, entrepreneur and former investm...

  • Thu, Dec 12, 2013 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM EST
  • Hong Kong, Hong Kong Island
Chicago Booth Women's Week: Hong Kong

Meet Chicago Booth alumnae at casual gatherings around the world, including host Oisze Lam Altonaga, Booth MBA ‘11. Come ask all of your questions about business school and Chicago, and get real an...

  • Thu, May 10, 2012 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
  • Central, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Island
Booth Women's Week: Hong Kong

Meet Chicago Booth alumnae at casual gatherings around the world, including host Rada Tuntasood, Booth MBA ‘10. Come ask all of your questions about business school and Chicago, and get real answer...

  • Thu, May 12, 2011 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
  • Hong Kong, Hong Kong Island
Hong Kong's First Progressive Dinner

Please join us for your chance to hear from and dine with three inspirational women at 85 Broads Hong Kong chapter’s first Progressive Dinner: Women in Hong Kong in Leadership Positions. 3 Le...

  • Tue, Mar 1, 2011 7:00 PM - 7:05 PM EST
  • Hong Kong, Hong Kong Island
Sunday Brunch Speaker Series: Capital Markets for Social Good

Join us on September 5 to learn about Asia’s first social stock exchange during our exclusive Sunday brunch at Spuntini, while meeting new and old friends from 85 Broads. Impact Investment Exchange...

  • Sun, Sep 5, 2010 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT
  • Wanchai, Hong Kong Island
How Business & Human Rights Intersect: A Conversation with Christine Bader on Human Rights

85 Broads Hong Kong Chapter invites you to a conversation with Christine Bader, Advisor to the United Nations Secretary-General’s Special Representative on Business and Human Rights. Christin...

  • Wed, Mar 31, 2010 8:30 PM - 10:00 PM EDT
  • Central , Hong Kong Island
The 85 Broads & Spoilt Joint Total Immersion Coffee Experience

EXTRAS: Snacks, a certificate and a surprise gift PRICE: HK$480 per head (PREPAYMENT BY 14 March) We will lead a group mini coffee cupping session with in-house roasting of single-origin coffee bea...

  • Sun, Mar 21, 2010 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM EDT
  • Hong Kong, Hong Kong Island
The Economics of Hunger: Women Hold Up More Than Half The Sky

THE ECONOMICS OF HUNGER: WOMEN HOLD UP MORE THAN HALF THE SKY BRETT RIERSON, SENIOR OFFICER, PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS DIVISION UNITED NATIONS WORLD FOOD PROGRAMME (UNWFP) Location: Hong Kong Bankers Cl...

  • Wed, Nov 25, 2009 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM EST
  • Hong Kong, Hong Kong Island
The Road Less Travelled: An Entrepreneur’s Story of Success in China - A Discussion w Fredy Bush

Founder of Xinhua Finance Limited (XFL); Founder & CEO of Xinhua Sports & Entertainment Limited (XSEL) 85 Broads Hong Kong Chapter warmly invites you to an informal discussion with Fredy Bu...

  • Thu, Sep 17, 2009 8:00 PM - 10:30 PM EDT
  • Hong Kong, Hong Kong Island
Microfinance: A Discussion with Jennifer Meehan, CEO (Asia Region), The Grameen Foundation

85 Broads Hong Kong Chapter warmly invites you to an informal discussion with Jennifer Meehan on Thursday, June 25 on current topics in microfinance, including the ethics of making money from the p...

  • Thu, Jun 25, 2009 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM EDT
  • Hong Kong, Hong Kong Island
85 Broads Hong Kong Chapter MBA Panel 2009

85 Broads is proudly hosting a panel consisting of MBA graduates and a recruiter for those who are considering applying for business school in the future. Join us for an informal panel at Kee Club ...

  • Mon, Jun 15, 2009 8:30 PM - 10:00 PM EDT
  • Hong Kong, Hong Kong Island
Sunday Brunch @ May 10, 2009, 12:30pm to 3pm, Zest

Hong Kong Chapter Sunday Brunch Speaker Feature Mind, Body & Soul – The Wellness Issue For the 85 Broads ladies who will make a difference in the years to come… Join us at Zest on M...

  • Sun, May 10, 2009 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM EDT
  • Hong Kong, Hong Kong Island
Asian University for Women ("AUW") - Invitation to Cocktails

The 85 Broads Hong Kong Chapter has been warmly invited to the below event: Asian University For Women The Hong Kong Support Committee for the Asian University for Women Has the Pleasure of invitin...

  • Fri, Apr 17, 2009 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM EDT
  • Hong Kong, Kowloon
HONG KONG: A discussion with Chandran Nair, Founder & CEO of Global Institute For Tomorrow (March 31, 2009)

HK$150 per person (includes 2 drinks and canapés) RSVP today to 85broadshongkong@gmail.com “Opportunities in the New Business Landscape: A Time for Innovation” A discussion with Chandran Nair, Fou...

  • Tue, Mar 31, 2009 8:30 PM - 10:00 PM EDT
  • Hong Kong, Hong Kong Island
Are Diamonds Forever? A talk with Continental Diamond

Please join the Wellesley College Club of Hong Kong and 85 Broads for a special presentation on: "Are diamonds forever? A talk with Continental Diamond” When: Saturday, March 21, 2009 Time: ...

  • Sat, Mar 21, 2009 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM EDT
  • Hong Kong, Hong Kong Island
85Broads Hong Kong - Lunar New Year Brunch

As another year rolls around to the auspicious year of the Ox, we would like to celebrate a very merry Chinese New Year dimsum with the ladies who will make a difference in the years to come: Event...

  • Sat, Feb 7 1:00 PM - Sun, Feb 8 7:00 AM EST
  • Central, Hong Kong Island