Tag Archives: Hong Kong

Case Everaert Spoke at Horasis Global Meeting on the Topic of Leaders as Risk Takers or Risk Avoiders

Case Everaert

Case Everaert was invited to join a panel of exciting speakers to discuss the topic of Leaders as Risk Takers or Risk Avoiders, at the Horasis Global Meeting. One of Case’ views was that any situation or circumstance could be turned into a gift or opportunity as long as you have the mental fitness to […]

Dr Andy Xie: From towering debt to bitcoin’s boom, why 2021 is the year of living dangerously

Dr Andy Xie

In his most recent SCMP opinion piece, independent economist Dr Andy Xie discussed why 2021 is the year of living dangerously. Vaccination is unshackling major developed economies and money is flowing into real economies, sparking overheating and inflation. This may spell the end of the speculative boom in both traditional financial markets and new products […]

Chris Dillon Insights on Hong Kong Nanoflats

Chris Dillon

Chris Dillon, property investment expert based in Hong Kong, shared his insights on why tiny apartments (known as nanoflats) make sense in Tokyo, but were a poor investment in Hong Kong, in his recent interview by the Hong Kong Economic Journal Monthly. Chris Dillon is an award-winning writer and entrepreneur based in Hong Kong. In 2002, […]

Speakers in Hong Kong for your hybrid and virtual events

Speakers Connect

Planning your upcoming event or conference in Hong Kong, and would like to cater both live and virtual audiences? Our Hong Kong-based speakers who are experienced in presenting at live, virtual and studio settings. Here are a few speaker and event host examples based in Hong Kong: Rob Lilwall – Building Resilience in Turbulent Times […]

Dave McCaughan: “COPING” with the COVID Pandemic

Dave McCaughan

COPING is a big theme of 2020 for many due to the COVID pandemic. Dave McCaughan, marketing expert shares his insights and research on the topic. Dave McCaughan has over three decades experience leading the development of advertising and marketing strategies across the Asia-Pacific region. He started in his native Sydney joining McCann in 1986 where […]

Cesar Harada Getting Hands Dirty with Various Sustainability Projects

Cesar Harada

Cesar Harada is a French-Japanese Designer, Environmentalist, Educator, Entrepreneur, passionate about Ocean Technology, Impact Innovation, and Education based in Hong Kong. Cesar is the Director of the MakerBay Group, Scoutbots, Senior Lecturer in Design and Architecture at The University of Hong Kong. He has got his hands dirty and launched a number of sustainability projects over the […]

Dr Andy Xie shared his insights on the GameStop stock frenzy

Dr Andy Xie

Renowned independent economist Dr Andy Xie shared insights on the GameStop stock frenzy in his recent SCMP article. The drama unfolding around GameStop is a tale of the internet levelling the playing field between at-home retail investors and Wall Street. The US stock market may become as retail dominated, and as volatile, as the Chinese […]

Covid-19 market bubbles, a creation of the distorted global economy, cannot last

Dr Andy Xie

Dr Andy Xie, renowned economist, opined that despite the Fed’s best efforts, such asset bubbles cannot be sustained. Could political instability in the US be the shock that deflates the bubbles? A bubble usually ends with a shock, such as an accounting scandal or rising interest rates. So much helicopter money may indeed lead to […]

Insights from Ajmal Samuel, Hong Kong-based Entrepreneur, Endurance Athlete and Disability Rights Activist

Ajmal Samuel

Ajmal Samuel, Hong Kong-based entrepreneur, endurance athlete and disability rights activist, handcycled from Beijing to Mohe (Chinese border with Russia), a total distance of 2,615 Km in 37 days, in 2019, to raise awareness of disabled sports in China and Hong Kong and to raise funds for the education of needy children in Hong Kong, […]

Conversation with Dave McCaughan – 2021: Health and Wellness will be different

Dave McCaughan

In a recent webinar, Dave McCaughan had discussions with industry experts on the foresight of health and wellness, exploring how the consumer journey will look in 2021 and discovered how we can win-win-win in this fast-moving era, especially after the covid-crisis. Vast subjects such as water, sustainability, immunity, nutrition, new life builders, innovation, change management, […]

Wei Du Moderated Banking Webinar

Wei Du

Wei Du, seasoned journalist, moderated banking webinar in Hong Kong for audiences to participate from around the world. Investment opportunities of key emerging ASEAN markets including Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam were discussed during the virtual event. Take a look at some of the photos from the event: Wei Du is a renowned […]

Andy Xie: The real economic reforms China needs to become less dependent on exports

Dr Andy Xie

In a recent SCMP article, Andy Xie discussed China’s slowing economy and the need to implement reforms to become less dependent on exports. To find a way out of China’s political economy dilemma, there needs to be a massive rise in efficiency. If China shifts from small township urbanisation to megacity development, the money can go […]

Dr Andy Xie: The US-China technology war is about to burst the tech bubble

Dr Andy Xie

In his recent article published in SCMP, Dr Andy Xie, renowned economist warned that the US-China technology war is about to burst the tech bubble. China is an economy that overinvests, while the US overconsumes: a marriage of convenience allowed these two one-legged individuals to lean on each other and keep their balance. But as […]

Dave McCaughan: We consider our water footprints for our sustainable future

Dave McCaughan

Dave McCaughan, marketing expert, shared his insights on water footprints in his recent interview. Water footprints is not a very popular concept yet. Nevertheless, for almost every product we consume, there are water footprints. We must raise awareness of how much water we consume, and how precious it is, for our sustainable future…. Dave McCaughan has […]

Rob Lilwall – Virtual Masterclass for your next T&D program

Rob Lilwall

Topnotch motivational speaker Rob Lilwall offers a virtual masterclass that is totally different. It might be exactly what you need for your talent development programme. Unlike typical topic-based training, in the masterclasses, motivational speaker Rob Lilwall shares his real life adventure stories such as walking across the Desert of Death in China, or cycling across […]

Dave McCaughan – The Future of Marketing: Understanding Your Narrative with AI

Dave McCaughan

In another episode of Speakers Connect Virtual Fireside chat, Dave McCaughan discusses the future of marketing. We have recently spoken with Dave McCaughan, marketing veteran who has over three decades experience in marketing on how he now uses AI to help brands, companies and even countries explore, discover and track the narratives that really matter […]