REGISTER NOW! Join us for The 14th annual Women of Influence Conference and Awards.

This year’s signature AmCham Women of Influence event is focused on embracing disruption in our societies, our businesses and our lives. It is designed to inspire women leaders to identify and examine all forms of disruption – generational, technological, geo-political and life events and to learn from leaders across Hong Kong how to navigate these disruptions.
 
Keynote lunch speaker: Jung Chang, International best-selling author of “Wild Swans” and “Empress Dowager Cixi: The Concubine who launched modern China” 
 
Panels: Join top executives from Hong Kong as they weigh in on the broad topic of disruption, facilitated by Tara Joseph President of AmCham and witness concurrent panels on:

1. How technology is disrupting consumers lives
2. Millennials: Is the next generation already disrupting the workforce?
3. Life Events: When Life Gets in the way: What to do with personal disruption. 

Previous Women of Conference highlights
Awards: The culmination of the conference will be the presentation of the 14th Annual Women of Influence Awards which will recognize: seven high-achieving women, one man who has demonstrated support for the advancement of women and one outstanding company for women.

2017 Awards' details, judges and past winners
 
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Speakers

Agenda

Friday, November 10, 2017


8

30AM

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8

40AM

8

40AM

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9

15AM

Opening Panel: Top Executives in Hong Kong Weigh in on Disruption

Speakers to be announced. Moderated by Tara Joseph, President of The American Chamber of Commerce in HK

9

30AM

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10

30AM

Three Concurrent Breakout Sessions

Each session runs twice at 9:30-10:30am & 11am-12pm

11

00AM

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12

00PM

Repeat Three Concurrent Breakout Sessions

Each session runs twice at 9:30-10:30am & 11am-12pm

12

15PM

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12

45PM

1

25PM

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2

25PM

AmCham WOI Awards Presentation Ceremony

Professional of the Year, Young Achiever of the Year, Entrepreneur of the Year, Non-profit Leader of the Year, Master of The Arts, Leading Woman on Boards, Champion for the Advancement of Women, Best Company for Women and Lifetime Achievement

2

25PM

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2

30PM

Friday, November 10, 2017


9

30AM

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10

30AM

Concurrent Panel 1: How technology is disrupting consumers lives

Janice LeeCat RustIan StoneLeonie Valentine

Three Concurrent Breakout Sessions (each session runs twice at 9:30-10:30am &11am-12pm)

Friday, November 10, 2017


8

00AM

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9

00AM

Concurrent Panel 2: Millennials: Is the next generation already disrupting the workforce?

George ChenBrenda HaitemaLâle KesebiCassie MakGregor MillerElaine Cheung

Three Concurrent Breakout Sessions (each session runs twice at 9:30-10:30am &11am-12pm)

Friday, November 10, 2017


9

00AM

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10

00AM

Concurrent Panel 3: Life Events: When Life Gets in the way: What to do with personal disruption

Patricia HoPhyllis Ann MarwahFermi WongShalini Mahtani

Three Concurrent Breakout Sessions (each session runs twice at 9:30-10:30am &11am-12pm)

Sponsors and Partners

Organizer

  • AmCham HK

Title Sponsor

  • Stamford American School

Gold Sponsors

  • Goldman Sachs (Asia) LLC
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers Ltd
  • Thomson Reuters Hong Kong Ltd

Silver Sponsors

  • Harvest Global Investments Limited
  • White & Case

Bronze Sponsors

  • The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Dell Computer Corporation
  • Jones Lang LaSalle Ltd (JLL)

Official Newswire Partner

  • PR Newswire Asia Ltd

Supporting Organizations

  • American Women's Association of Hong Kong, Ltd.
  • Community Business Limited
  • The Women's Foundation
  • Women in Finance Asia (WiFA)

Tickets

Cancellation Policy

•    All cancellations must be notified in writing at least two working days prior to the event, or six working days prior to the conference. No-shows will be charged.
•    When Typhoon 8 (or above) or Black Rainstorm Signal is hoisted, all events will be cancelled.