Suhanya Raffel was appointed Executive Director of M+ in November 2016. Her curatorial career began in 1984 and she has over 30 years of experience as a museum curator and leader. She was appointed Museum Director, M+, in January 2019.
A cornerstone of the ambitious West Kowloon Cultural District Project, M+ is scheduled for completion in 2020. As Hong Kong’s new museum for visual culture, it will encompass 20th and 21st century art, design, architecture, and moving image from Hong Kong, Asia, and beyond. The museum aims to document the past, inform the present, and contribute to the future of visual culture within an evermore interconnected global landscape.
Prior to joining M+, Suhanya was Deputy Director and Director of Collections at the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia and Acting Director of the Queensland Art Gallery & Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, Australia. She is a Trustee of the Geoffrey Bawa Trust and the Lunuganga Trust, Sri Lanka and a member of the board of the International Committee for Museums and Collections of Modern Art (CIMAM), Barcelona, Spain.
Suhanya is a graduate of the University of Sydney.
14th FAAA inter-university bowling competition Time: 10am (registration) 6 July 2018 (Saturday) Venue : Thunderbowl, Whampoa, Kowloon Price: Player HK$320 each with lunch and HK$250 without lunch (competition must be FAAA member); Audience HK$180 each with lunch and HK$80 without lunch
Alumni and Friends are welcome! First drink Free (subject to availability) and snacks will be served! Date: 13 June 2019 (Thur) Time: 18:00 – 21:00 Venue: BarSix, 6,F, Parehk House, 63 Wyndham Street, Central
Feel free to contact for any enquiries: Clement Lam 9191 2108 Anthony Chan 9376 9089
A networking event that connects you to the young professionals and talents across different parts of the Commonwealth.
Honorary Guests: Australian & Canadian Consul-Generals in Hong Kong
Date: 3rd May 2019 (Friday) 6:00pm (Registration) to 8:30pm Venue: Cheung Kong Center, 2 Queen’s Road, Central, HK Tickets: $100 per head including free-flow of drinks Online Registration: http://rcshk.com/coming-events/ (Registration is required. Strictly no walk in.) Registration Closes on : 30 April 2019 Dress Code: Smart Casual
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Date: 25 January, 2019 (Friday) 7:00pm
Venue: HKU SPACE – Professor and Mrs Enoch Young Lecture Theatre
Address: Room 204, 2/F, Admiralty Centre, 18 Harcourt Road, Hong Kong
This talk will be conducted in Cantonese with the objective of providing you an insight for your wealth, career, relationship, health, and gossips according to your Chinese Zodiac in the Year of Boar 2019. So, you will be ready to capture all the opportunities available in 2019 to advance your career, develop a relationship, etc. This talk will also discuss and demonstrate the difference between the two forecast methods of Bazi and Zodiac as well as some discussions of the misperception made by the general public.
It will have a presentation of an update of the Australian lending environment; property and investment update; strategies for investing in property and other investments; taxation considerations to buy Australian properties, and some alternative investment opportunities.
Date: Saturday 3 November 2018
Time: 10am to 5pm (first speaker at 10:30am)
Venue: Garage Academy (DRIP by Social Club)
Address: 4/F, Beverly House, 93 Lockhart Road, Wan Chai
The expo will be suited for Australian Expats and Hong Kong residents that are interested in making Australia their home.
DRIP by Social Club will be serving canap?s and free flow coffee (Australian coffee beans), tea, soft drinks and juices.
* Registered participants must redeem in person
* Partcipants are required to show HKID card or Travel Document for verification at redemption
* Each participant may only redeem the coupon once, multiple registrations on different platforms will not be accepted
* Each participant is eligible to ONE coupon only, under the same group of coupon registration platform. (Any excessive registration(s) will not be counted)
* The redemption SMS and Email will be sent out before one day event day
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Monash Alumni Panel Hong Kong
Featuring distinguished panelists discussing the dynamic future of work and the ongoing impact of technology, this event is a wonderful opportunity to network with Monash alumni and stakeholders.
■MrWai-Kwong Seck, State Street Corporation, Hong Kong
■Ms Cindy Gottinger, Google,Beijing
■Ms Fyiona Yong, Wholistic Coachsulting Ltd, Hong Kong
■Facilitated by: Professor Richard Hall, Deputy Dean, Leadership
and Executive Education, Monash Business School.
RSVP: Register online by 25 October 2018
Cost: Complimentary, however registration is required for all guests.
An UNSW (University of New South Wales) event not to be missed, this year’s Hong Kong Alumni Annual Dinner promises an enriching social and intellectual experience. Book and secure your seat now!
Date: Thursday, 25 October 2018
Time: 6:30pm – 10:00pm (Registration begins at 6:30pm)
Venue: Happy Valley Racecourse
Cost: HKD695.00 per person
RSVP & Pay: 19 October 2018
Dress code: Smart casual
Keynote Speaker: UNSW Dean of Law, Professor George Williams AO
Lucky Draw Prize: Virgin Australia (Hong Kong to Sydney / Melbourne) Economy Ticket for 2 persons and MORE !
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Residential property can be a lucrative investment, but profits or gains will be subject to tax. In this seminar we will discuss some of the property tax planning options, and Brisbane & Gold Coast’s residential property market information.
Please register to secure your seat as per following:
Date: 13 September 2018 (Thursday)
Time: 18:45 – Registration / 19:15 – Seminar starts
Venue: Room 215, UOW College Hong Kong / Community College of City University, Telford Plaza, 33 Wai Yip Street, Kowloon Bay
Tax Planning for Australian Residential Property: Mr. Wilson Chan
Mr. Wilson Chan, has substantial experience in accounting, taxation and financial planning. He was a senior tax advisor with Price Waterhouse in Brisbane for four years immediately prior to the establishment of our firm. He had also worked as an auditor for Arthur Andersen and Citibank before migrating to Australia from Hong Kong. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) degree in Hong Kong and a MBA degree conferred by the University of Queensland. He is a Fellow Chartered Accountant of the CAANZ as well as a Fellow CPA of CPA Australia with specialist designation of Financial Planning Specialist (FCA [FPS] and FCPA [FPS]) and is a Certified Financial Planner (CFP) of the Financial Planning Association.
Mrs. Nicole Tam was graduated from Bond University and has more than 10 years of professional expertise in property wealth investment in Australia as well as significant experience in sourcing and developing properties. Her professionalism derived from outstanding work ethnic and a wide network with Australian and international businesses. She is the Managing Director of Homestates Group.
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