Want to leave a lasting impression? The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Hong Kong's "Lunch and Learn Workshop: Personal Impact Workshop" could be for you. Join this event to develop a high-impact presence and learn how to present formal and informal pitches. October 24, 12pm-2pm. AmCham Office, 1904 Bank of America Tower (below), 12 Harcourt Road, Central. HK$250 for AmCham members, HK$350 for others. Includes sandwiches and beverages. Register at bit.ly/rqKREW.
HKU taps Australian legal expert to speak on law and human behaviour
The University of Hong Kong's (HKU) faculty of law has invited Kath Hall, senior lecturer in law at the Canberra-based Australian National University (ANU) College of Law to speak at a seminar on "The Relevance of Psychology to Legal Regulation: Understanding Behavioural Assumptions in Law". Hall will review how law and regulation is based on assumptions about human behaviour. October 20, 1pm-2pm. Room LG102, LG1 Floor, KK Leung Building, HKU. Visit bit.ly/otw6e7 for details.
HKSI seminar on China potential
With mainland banking and finance sector poised for growth, the Hong Kong Securities Institute's (HKSI) seminar - "What To Expect Going North In The Financial Services Industry" - is timely for those wanting to be part of the action. The seminar will cover what it's like to work on the mainland, cultural differences and the realities and potential rewards of a career there. October 21, 7pm-9.30pm. Room 2403-08, 24th Floor, Wing On Centre, 111 Connaught Road Central. HK$365 for HKSI members, HK$475 for others. 2.5 CPT/CPD hours. For details, visitbit.ly/pT3o6T.