Tag Archives: Hong Kong

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 […]

Michelle Sun interviewed by Apple Daily in Hong Kong on her entrepreneurial journey

Michelle Sun

Michelle Sun was interviewed by Apply Daily in Hong Kong recently on her entrepreneurial journey. Click the image below to watch the video and learn more: Read the rest of the interview here. Michelle Sun is the founder of First Code Academy, a leading coding and STEM education institute for kids from 4 to 18 years old […]

Niall Ferguson on the State of the World in 2020 — and Beyond

Niall Ferguson

Renowned historian Niall Ferguson shared his insights on the state of the world in 2020 and beyond, at his recent presentation in Hong Kong. Niall Ferguson, MA, D.Phil., is the Milbank Family Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, and a senior fellow of the Center for European Studies, Harvard, where he served for twelve […]

Great conference speaker for your event in Macao!

Planning to host your event in Macao (Macau)? Contact us to engage our Macao and Hong Kong based keynote speakers to speak at your upcoming conference! Jesko von den Steinen – Creativity, Collaboration and Cirque du Soleil Rob Lilwall – Self-leadership in a Changing World with Nat Geo Adventurer Alisa Camplin – Australia’s first female Winter Olympic Gold Medalist […]

Engage Michelle Sun, Founder of First Code Academy, to Speak at your Upcoming Event

Michelle Sun

We at Speakers Connect are excited to share that Michelle Sun is now available to speak at your next event. Michelle is the founder of First Code Academy, a K12 STEM education startup that teaches coding to kids from 6 years and above with hands on workshops, camps and regular programs. In 2015, she was […]

Elaine Ann Inspires Corporates on Design Thinking

Elaine Ann

Elaine Ann, founder and director of Kaisor Innovation shared inspiring insights on customer-centric innovation/design thinking. In the video below, Elaine helps to uncover how companies use Design Thinking to transform their businesses and more importantly how it can work for the Hong Kong/China market. With over 17 years of experience implementing Design Thinking in Asia, Elaine emphasizes […]

Po Chung, Co-founder of DHL, Published New Book “Designed to Win”

Po Chung

Po Chung has just published new book “Designed to Win“, and it is already #1 in Education Organizations & Institutions on Amazon! Designed to Win, written by Po Chung, the co-founder of DHL, reveals the industry secrets they used to build a worldwide network that now operates in more than 200 countries and territories. Lessons: […]