On behalf of Chairman Peter Levesque and President Richard Vuylsteke, we are pleased to announce that the American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong (AmCham HK) will lead the annual Doorknock delegation to Washington, D.C. in June 2015. The Doorknock delegation will meet with the Obama Administration, members of Congress, think tanks, and other key stakeholders on important issues facing the American and international business community based in Hong Kong, China and the Asia Pacific region. In addition to the usual Doorknock schedule, Chairman Levesque will be moderating the 'Selling to China and throughout Asia" panel at the Think Asia, Think Hong Kong symposium in Chicago. Please refer to the confirmed schedule below.
Think Asia, Think Hong Kong
Date: June 10
Location: Chicago IL
Remarks: Event Homepage
Costs: Complimentary for all AmCham members to attend the symposium
Washington DC Doorknock: Apparel & Footwear (Sub-Group)
Date: June 11-12
Location: Washington DC
Remarks: Sponsored by Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, Ltd.
Administrative Fee: USD750
Washington DC Doorknock: Main Group
Date: June 15-17
Location: Washington DC
Remarks: Sponsored by Modern Terminals Ltd. & United Airlines
Administrative Fee: USD1,500
We wish to invite all AmCham HK members who are interested to submit their name to be considered for the delegation.
As the number of delegates for the Doorknock is limited, delegates will be selected based on the following criteria:
Understanding of the issues member companies face Ability to convey, as a globally or regionally based executive, the experience of a U.S. or international company in Hong Kong, China and the Asia Pacific region Ability to represent the Chamber as well as their own industry/sector Prior involvement with and/or leadership in AmCham HK
Delegates will be responsible to pay for their own expenses including airfare and hotel. AmCham HK will recommend a designated hotel in Washington, D.C. and delegates will need to make their own booking. The administrative fee as listed above will cover breakfast, lunch, and on the ground transportation during the trip. Prior to the trip, delegates will be expected to participate in Doorknock briefing and planning meetings at the AmCham HK office.
If you are interested in participating in the AmCham HK: 2015 Washington D.C. Doorknock , please complete the Expression of Interest Form and submit by April 30, 2015 (Thursday) . The Board of Governors will make the final selection of delegates by end of April.
Click here for the Expression of Interest Form (Deadline: April 30, 2015)
Thank you very much for your interest.