2016 Events

6
Oct
2016

The Active Sun

Thursday, 6 Oct 2016
Professor Michael Proctor, FRS Provost of King’s College, Cambridge
Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Lecture 7.30 pm
Maritime Museum, Pier 8, Central
11
Oct
2016

The Gotthard Tunnel: Engineering Geology & Economic Benefits of the World’s Longest Railway Tunnel

Tuesday, 11 Oct 2016
Professor Christian Schlüchter
Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Complimentary Lecture 7.30 pm
Lecture Theatre P3, Chong Yuet Ming Amenities Centre, The University of Hong Kong
13
Oct
2016

Saving the Hawksbill Turtles of Melanesia

Thursday, 13 Oct 2016
Dr Richard Hamilton
Complimentary Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Lecture 7.30 pm
Ming Hua College, Glenealy, Central (this convenient location is situated opposite the Fringe Club)
17
Oct
2016

Yangon Echoes

Monday, 17 Oct 2016
Dr Virginia Henderson & Tim Webster
Complimentary Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Lecture 7.30 pm
Level 22, One International Finance Centre, 1 Harbour View Street, Central
18
Oct
2016

Highway Through The Sky: The Ancient Tea Horse Road

Tuesday, 18 Oct 2016
Jeff Fuchs
Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Lecture 7.30 pm
1/F, The Hong Kong Club, 1 Jackson Road, Central
Member: Mr Timothy Peirson-Smith. Please note that no denim, T-shirts or sportswear are permitted at the HK Club
24
Oct
2016

Great Chinese Trees

Monday, 24 Oct 2016
Tony Kirkham
Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Lecture 7.30 pm
Maritime Museum, Pier 8, Central
27
Oct
2016

A Viewing of & Lecture on "Shakespeare’s First Folio"

Thursday, 27 Oct 2016
Dr Andrew Gailey, CVO; Dr Marco Liviero and Nicky Dunne
Private Viewing of the First Folio (Optional) from 12.00pm Lectures and Q&A 1.00pm – 2.00pm
5/F One Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Admiralty
In view of the likely popularity, this lecture requires pre-booking; please reply to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., stating the names of attendees who wish to book
28
Oct
2016

An Evening with the Red Arrows (this lecture is full)

Friday, 28 Oct 2016
Red Arrows Pilots & Officers
Complimentary Drinks Reception with Red Arrows Pilots & Officers 6.30 pm; Talk & Film clips 7.30 pm, followed by Q&A & drinks with Red Arrows Pilots
Jardine Penthouse, 48/F Jardine House, One Connaught Place, Central
In view of the likely popularity of this event, please reply to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., stating the names of attendees who wish to apply for tickets
1
Nov
2016

The Other Safari: Curious & Amazing Happenings on the Great Plains

Tuesday, 1 Nov 2016
Simon Belcher
Complimentary Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Lecture 7.30 pm
1/F, The Hong Kong Club, 1 Jackson Road, Central
Member: Mr T Pierson-Smith. Please note that no denim, T-shirts or sportswear are permitted at the HK Club
3
Nov
2016

Around the World Solo at 15

Thursday, 3 Nov 2016
Laura Dekker, the youngest sailor to sail solo around the Globe
Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Lecture 7.30 pm
The British Consulate General, 1 Supreme Court Road, Pacific Place, Admiralty (by kind permission of Her Majesty's Consul-General)
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