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December 2018

Trump @ Two Years

TRUMP @ TWO YEARS

7 December 2018 @ 7:45 am - 9:00 am
The Mandarin Oriental, 3 Connaught Road
Central, Hong Kong

Panel Discussion
Last month voters in America headed to the polls in record numbers for a midterm election. The results are  in. What are the implications?

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February 2019

The Furore over 5G: The Backlash from Western Governments over #ChinaTech

February 22 @ 7:45 am - 9:30 am
The Mandarin Oriental, 3 Connaught Road
Central, Hong Kong
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"Wireless carriers around the world are preparing to spend billions on hardware for 5G, the coming generation of superfast wireless technology, to replace current 4G networks." - The Wall Street Journal In the midst of an ongoing trade war between China and the United States, tensions have escalated over China's technology. The United States is wary of using China's 5G equipment for vital communications. The concern is over "back doors" that may allow home-country intelligence agencies to access information. At the same…

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June 2019

Who’s In Your Supply Chain? Ending Modern Day Slavery

June 14 @ 7:45 am - 9:30 am
The Mandarin Oriental, 3 Connaught Road
Central, Hong Kong
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There are more slaves today than at any other time in history. 45.8 million people in 167 countries are trapped in what is known as “modern slavery,” with seven out of ten of these victims directly related to the private sector. These people, who make the products we buy and harvest the food we eat, are exploited every day for their labor. Despite the best efforts made by governments, the United Nations and NGOs around the world, only 0.2% of…

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August 2019

Protesters in Hong Kong - August 2019

Hong Kong Moving Forward: Paths & Protests | Antony Dapiran, Author “City of Protest”

August 30 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
The Mandarin Oriental, 3 Connaught Road
Central, Hong Kong

What do we want? When do we want it? Our focus is Hong Kong and our Chatham House discussion features Antony Dapiran, author of "City of Protest: A Recent History of Dissent in Hong Kong." "Hong Kong is a city with a long history of civil disobedience." So begins the book blurb on Amazon.com for a now-sold-out book published in July 2017. It was a timeless observation on the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong's Handover. It is a timely observation today…

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