This event is convened under the auspices of the WNG International Roundtable, which supports leaders in the international arena, including the public, private, and independent sectors. The reception presents a networking opportunity for professionals in international business, international trade policy and international development.
Our host is Mr. Clement C.M. Leung, JP, Hong Kong Commissioner for Economic and Trade Affairs to the United States, the most senior representative of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Government in North America. As Commissioner, he directs the Hong Kong Government's efforts in promoting U.S.-Hong Kong economic and trade ties, and constituency-building activities in the United States. He also oversees the work of three Hong Kong Economic and Trade Offices in Washington, D.C., New York and San Francisco.
Mr. Leung's remarks will address the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region; Additionally, he will comment on the responsibilities of the HKETO in Washington and its efforts to strengthen the unique Hong Kong-U.S. bilateral relationship. Mr. Leung will take questions following his remarks.
Who Should Attend:
International business executives and trade policy professionals, international development professionals; Administration members; congressional staff; the diplomatic community; multilateral bank professionals; government sector policy and legislative professionals; legal, audit and consulting professionals with explicit international practices; international media.
Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office
1520 18th Street NW
Washington, DC 20036
The Hong Kong Economic & Trade Office is located in one block east of Dupont Circle. This venue served by the Dupont Circle Metro station (Red line). Limited street parking is available.
There is a fee to attend this event. Non-members are welcome to attend. Business attire. Complimentary hors d'oeuvres and refreshments.