The City University of Hong Kong (CityU) is holding an "Introduction to Cloud Computing" lecture this month. The presentation, by Microsoft specialist Steven Lau, will highlight how cloud computing can be applied to everyday communications. September 15, 4.30-6pm. Tin Ka Ping Lecture Theatre (LT1), CityU. For details visit http://bit.ly/oAuuCC.
HKU shutterbugs to traipse around the city
The Photographic Society of the University of Hong Kong (HKU) is holding a field trip around the city this week. All HKU students are welcome. Senior group members will offer insights into taking the best shot. Attendees will receive a badge. September 10, 9.30am-7pm. Room 302, Chong Yuet Ming Amenities Centre, HKU. HK$90 for members, HK$110 for non-members. For details visit http://on.fb.me/pMIxh6.
HKU Social Science Society annual dinner
Also at HKU, the university's Social Science Society is holding its annual dinner at the end of the month. The event is among the group's most esteemed gatherings, so members are encouraged to attend. Formal attire. Members can register for the dinner from 5th September at the society room. September 30, 6-9pm. Joseph's at Graduate House, HKU. HK$180. For details visithttp://on.fb.me/rdAbFK.
AustCham networking event in Macau
The Australian Chamber of Commerce (AustCham) represents the largest business community outside of Australia and is the second largest international chamber in Hong Kong. It will host a networking event at the Galaxy Macau this month - and poolside, no less. AustCham members wishing to stay over in the SAR are entitled to a specially arranged rate of 999 Macau patacas (about HK$950). September 15, 6-9pm. Oasis Restaurant and Bar, 211, 2/F, Grand Resort Deck, Galaxy Macau, Avenida de Cotai, Macau. HK$140 for members, HK$180 for non-members (includes two drinks and canapés). Cash bar available. To book, visit http://on.fb.me/nKYSKc.