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  • Web Summit Day One Snapshot

    November 7, 2017

    Web Summit 2017 kicked off last night in Lisbon with more than 59,000 attendees from 170 countries registering for the four-day event. They are here in Portugal to woo investors and partners, be inspired by 1,200 expert speakers, connect with 2,600 international media, share insights, and make and strengthen friendships. Stephen Hawking sounds AI warning Surprise guest Stephen Hawking, appearing at Web Summit via telepresence, talked up the potential of AI to transform society by...

  • RISE Day Three Snapshot

    July 14, 2017

    Good morning. For three action-packed days, Hong Kong has been the centre of the tech universe. We’ve mingled with more than 14,000 entrepreneurs and investors, including 580 of the world’s most exciting startups. We’ve heard from the leaders of Alibaba Group, Stripe, WeChat and Google, along with some 240 other world-class speakers. And we’ve met 565 bloggers, writers and reporters from all over the world. RISE 2017 is over, but the insights shared and connections...

  • RISE Day Two Snapshot

    July 13, 2017

    Good morning. Here we go again, with another day of insight and excitement at RISE 2017. AI for financial services and personal mobility continued to create buzz, along with signals that robots are now making their way from the military and manufacturing spheres into our personal lives. Presenters dug deep to offer practical advice and answer pressing questions. Robots take over (the stage) Taking the AI debate to a new height, two robots shared the...

  • RISE 2017 Day One

    July 12, 2017

    Good morning. RISE 2017 kicked off yesterday with more than 14,280 attendees from 90 countries and markets registering for the three-day event. Many are here in Hong Kong to woo investors and partners, many have been drawn by the calibre of 240 expert speakers lined up to share their insights this year, and all are ready to mix and mingle, make connections and play a part in shaping the future. Leaders and startups embracing AI...

  • Is Globalisation Dead? A Public Affairs Panel by FleishmanHillard, Vriens & Partners and PublicAffairsAsia

    April 19, 2017

    When: Thursday, May 18, 08:00 a.m. Where: 28/F, The Park Lane Hong Kong, A Pullman Hotel, 310 Gloucester Rd, Causeway Bay   Is globalisation dead? John Saunders, President and Chief Executive Officer of FleishmanHillard, will moderate a lively breakfast debate where panelists address the global political context and its business impact on Asia Pacific. Joined by Hans Vriens, Founder and Managing Partner of Vriens & Partners, our panel of experts from in-house, agency and media...

  • HK4As AdSchool 2017 Brand Experience Master Class

    April 10, 2017

    When: April 27-28, 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Where: HK Federation of Youth Groups Building, Room 801, 21 Pak Fuk Road, North Point, Hong Kong   Patrick Yu, Senior Vice President and Partner of FleishmanHillard Hong Kong, will speak at the HK4As AdSchool 2017 Brand Experience Master Class on future trends in PR, crisis communications and social media. Organized by the Association of Accredited Advertising Agencies of Hong Kong (HK4As), AdSchool 2017 brings together eight...

  • IABC Hong Kong 2017 Conference on China

    April 6, 2017

    When: Thursday, April 27, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Where: HSBC Headquarters, L40 Main Building, 1 Queen’s Road Central, Central, Hong Kong Register Now   How to Take China’s Communications Industry to the Next Level Rachel Catanach, President and Senior Partner of FleishmanHillard Greater China, will speak at the IABC Hong Kong 2017 Conference on China, in which leaders in business and communications will share their views on professional communications in the region. Organized by...

  • How to Stay Ahead of Cyber Security Threats

    December 19, 2016

    On December 7, 2016, FleishmanHillard Hong Kong hosted a breakfast event to discuss the changing nature of the cyber security landscape, and how businesses can best prepare for a cyber-attack. With a recent PwC report finding that the number of information security incidents affecting companies in Hong Kong and mainland China has increased over 900% in the past 2 years, it’s critical that businesses in the region have the right processes in place to respond...

  • FleishmanHillard Marks 70 Years with Asian University for Women Fundraiser

    September 2, 2016

    Hong Kong Cocktail Event Raises USD 4,500 and Promotes Social Inclusion   HONG KONG, September 2, 2016 – FleishmanHillard’s Hong Kong office marked the agency’s 70th  anniversary with a cocktail fundraiser for the Asian University for Women (AUW), entitled “Communicators for Change: Enabling Women on a Mission.” The event was part of FleishmanHillard’s global#FH4Inclusion initiative, aimed at uniting colleagues across its network to take action for social inclusion in their local communities, with the aim...

  • Celebrating 20 Years of FleishmanHillard in Hong Kong

    April 29, 2016

    Many of us will remember 1997 as a historic year for Hong Kong, with the establishment of the Special Administrative Region marking a significant turning point and fascinating time to be here. That was also the year FleishmanHillard opened our first office in Asia in Hong Kong, with our trailblazer Asia Pacific President Lynne Anne Davis paving the way for today’s network of 18 offices across Asia Pacific. As FleishmanHillard marks our 70th anniversary globally...