Bangkok: AustCham Joint Business Luncheon on “Update on the Development of the Digital Economy”
Oct
17
12:00 PM12:00

Bangkok: AustCham Joint Business Luncheon on “Update on the Development of the Digital Economy”

The Australian-Thai Chamber of Commerce (AustCham) in collaboration with British Chamber of Commerce Thailand (BCCT), CanCham Thailand, Franco-Thai Chamber of Commerce (FTCC), The German-Thai Chamber of Commerce (GTCC), Hellenic-Thai Chamber of Commerce (HTCC), Netherlands-Thai Chamber of Commerce (NTCC) and New Zealand Thai Chamber of Commerce (NZTCC) would like to invite members and guests to attend a Business Luncheon with special guest speaker H.E. Dr. Pichet Durongkaveroj, Minister of Digital Economy and Society, on the topic “Update on the Development of the Digital Economy”.

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Beijing: The Evolution of Blockchain in China
Oct
17
4:30 PM16:30

Beijing: The Evolution of Blockchain in China

  • Room 1003, Tower A, U-Town Office Building, 1 Sanfengbeili, Chaoyangmen Area (map)
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In recent years, Bitcoin and blockchain technology have been dominating world tech and finance headlines, however the influence of blockchain now extends well beyond just these industries. Join us to develop your understanding of blockchain technology as Grace Chen from Jingtum Tech, China’s first underlying blockchain tech company, helps explore its history and evolution. We will also touch upon blockchain technology in China and how companies are using this technology to further business. 

The event will feature a speech from Ms. Chen, followed by a short Q&A session with networking and drinks afterwards. This event will be a great opportunity for business professionals from the Chinese and Australian community, young professionals and local and foreign entrepreneurs to learn more about blockchain and how it applies to them.

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London: Australia & New Zealand Annual Reception
Oct
17
6:30 PM18:30

London: Australia & New Zealand Annual Reception

The Australia-United Kingdom Chamber of Commerce and National Australia Bank are pleased to invite you to the Australia & New Zealand Annual Reception. Hosted by HE the Rt Hon Sir Jerry Mateparae GNZM, QSO, KStJ, New Zealand High Comissioner to the UK and HE the Hon George Brandis QC, Australian High Commissioner to the UK. 

With shared history, values and institutions, shared culture and connections, a healthy sporting rivalry and one of the most comprehensive bilateral free trade agreements in existence, the Australia-New Zealand relationship is one worth celebrating.

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New York: Gurrumul NY Premiere
Oct
20
7:00 PM19:00

New York: Gurrumul NY Premiere

Born blind, the late Yolngu musician Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu found his voice playing music native to his Aboriginal home in northern Australia and collaborating with the beloved Australian band Skinnyfish. Within reach of international pop stardom, including invitations from the likes of Sting, Gurrumul faces a near impossible choice as his community commitments challenge the demands of his touring schedule. Will he stay home and assume a leadership role? Or travel and share his uniquely stunning voice with the world? 

Co-presented by ReelAbilities Film Festival and the NYU Center for Disability Studies

Tickets on sale now! For more information, visit https://bit.ly/2NAS6xR

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Shanghai: October Aussie Drinks
Oct
26
6:30 PM18:30

Shanghai: October Aussie Drinks

  • Sky Dome Bar, Radisson Blu Hotel Shanghai New World, 88 Nanjing Road (W), Shanghai (上海市南京西路88号) (map)
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Start the weekend in style on the 47th floor of the Radisson Blu Hotel New World for October Aussie Drinks! Join AustCham Shanghai for a fun evening.

Aussie Drinks is the social event of the month where you can connect with professionals from a wide range of industries and expand your network over drinks in a casual setting.

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London: Australia's Infrastructure Pipeline - Building Better Investment
Oct
30
6:30 PM18:30

London: Australia's Infrastructure Pipeline - Building Better Investment

  • Pinsent Masons 30 Crown Place Earl Street London EC2A 4ES United Kingdom (map)
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With Australia's booming population officially hitting a record 25 million people in August, a decade earlier than forecast, the country is looking to a strong infrastructure pipeline to ensure a high quality of life for its citizens. 

Join Australia-United Kingdom Chamber of Commerce for an evening reception as we discuss Australia's infrastructure pipeline, the welcome challenge of continued population growth, and the related market opportunities. 

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New York: UQ Rugby Benefit Dinner
Nov
1
6:00 PM18:00

New York: UQ Rugby Benefit Dinner

The Faculty of Business, Economics and Law in partnership with The University of Queensland in America, Inc. (TUQIA) proudly presents the fifth annual UQ Rugby Benefit Dinner in support of the UQ rugby scholar athlete and UQ Rugby Club.

Join UQ alumni, friends and business colleagues for a fantastic evening of rugby festivities in central New York City.

This year's stellar lineup includes Australian rugby legends Mark Ella AM, Glen Ella, Gary Ella, rising sevens star Mackenzie Sadler, and Wallaby Hall of Famer Dr Mark Loane AM as the panel MC.

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Hong Kong: Where is Australian Politics Heading?
Oct
9
12:30 PM12:30

Hong Kong: Where is Australian Politics Heading?

  • Meeting Room 4-5, KPMG, 8/F Prince Building, 10 Chater Road, Central, Hong Kong (map)
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Join leading Australian political author, journalist and communication strategist Kerry-Anne Walsh as she analyses the trends of Australian politics and the role of Pauline Hanson, leader of the anti-foreigner One Nation party – the subject of her next book.

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Singapore: Good Science = Great Business 2018 Gala Dinner
Sep
27
6:30 PM18:30

Singapore: Good Science = Great Business 2018 Gala Dinner

  • John Jacob Ballroom, The St. Regis Singapore 29 Tanglin Rd, Singapore 247911 247911 Singapore (map)
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Australia’s High Commissioner to Singapore, HE Bruce Gosper, would be delighted if you could join him at the Good Science = Great Business 2018Gala Dinner on Thursday 27 September 2018. The Gala Dinner concludes the Good Science = Great Business 2018: An Australian Festival of Innovation in Singapore and ASEAN throughout the month of September.

The Gala Dinner will highlight events and outcomes of the Festival. It will feature a keynote address from Professor Brian P. Schmidt AC FAA FRS, Nobel Laureate and Vice-Chancellor, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Australian National University.

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Adelaide: French - Aussie drinks
Sep
27
6:00 PM18:00

Adelaide: French - Aussie drinks

  • Pullman Adelaide 16 Hindmarsh Square Adelaide, SA 5000 (map)
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Organised in partnership between the French-Australian Chamber of Commerce & Industry (FACCI), The French Australian Lawyers Society (FALS), French Business School Alumni in Australia (FBSAA), French Professionals Australia(FPA) & PwC, this informal networking event takes places on the last Thursday of every month at the Pullman Adelaide. Everyone is welcome. 

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Sydney: French - Aussie drinks
Sep
27
5:45 PM17:45

Sydney: French - Aussie drinks

  • Sofitel Wentworth Level 5 61-101 Phillip Street Sydney, NSW 2000 (map)
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The French-Australian Chamber of Commerce & Industry (FACCI), The French Australian Lawyers Society (FALS), French Business School Alumni in Australia (FBSAA), French Professionals Australia (FPA) & PwC have teamed up to organise monthly drinks at Sofitel Wentworth. Everyone is welcome.

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Singapore: Born Global Salon with Si Chen
Sep
21
6:30 PM18:30

Singapore: Born Global Salon with Si Chen

The 2018 Singapore Advance Born Global Salon with special guest Si Chen, Head of Strategy for Tencent AI Lab will explore developments in AI globally, opportunities for Australian companies to embrace AI and for international Australians to lead new technology fields.

Held as part of the Australian High Commission's Good Science = Great Business 2018 Festival of Innovation, the Salon is one of more than 35 events held in Singapore throughout September. Find out more about the Festival and events here
 

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Sydney: Sydney Vietnam Symposium
Sep
21
12:30 PM12:30

Sydney: Sydney Vietnam Symposium

Join the Sydney Vietnam Academic Leadership Group for a gathering of University of Sydney researchers with an interest in Vietnam supported by the University of Sydney Business School and the Sydney Southeast Asia Centre . Researchers and Educators representing all faculties of the university are in attendance including; Arts and Social Sciences, Business, Health Sciences, Science, Medicine and Health, Engineering and Information Techologies and Schools of Architecture, Design and Planning, Conservatorium of Music and Law.

The Symposium will include discussion on Social science research, Health research and Science research in Vietnam and ways of developing new research collaborations and expand existing collaborations across the University.

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London: Europe’s Biggest Aussie Rules Game
Sep
21
12:00 PM12:00

London: Europe’s Biggest Aussie Rules Game

  • Armoury House, City Road EC1Y 2BQ (map)
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AFL Europe is supporting a day of Australian Rules football at the iconic grounds of the Honourable Artillery Company. There are two games preceded by a full hospitality lunch where medals will be presented to players and cups to winning captains. We are hopeful of VIP attendance. The teams are representative and traditional: Victorians v Allies. For the Victorians, the traditional “Big V” strip will be worn.

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Melbourne: Australia-Germany Business Summit
Sep
21
to Oct 8

Melbourne: Australia-Germany Business Summit

  • 25 Collins Street Melbourne 3000 Australia (map)
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The one-day conference with up to 300 delegates will focus on German-Australian trade and business topics and explore how Australian and German businesses can engage in even closer, mutually beneficial collaboration, particularly in the context of the latest geopolitical developments. 

Federal Ministers Steven Ciobo and Josh Frydenberg together with business leaders from Australia and beyond will elaborate on trade and energy strategies respectively, and discuss new investment and trade opportunities, taking into account the current negotiations for the Australia-EU Free Trade Agreement. 

Other panel topics of bilateral relevance include Disruptive Technologies that affect businesses across all industries, including Digitalisation, Machine Learning and Big Data, Mobility and Infrastructure, and the challenges of the Future Work Force. Delegates will be able to expand their professional bilateral network at side events and through a networking app, adding additional value to this unique, one-day event. 

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