The Oxford & Cambridge Society of Hong Kong is pleased to announce that Mrs. Carrie Lam, GBS, JP, Secretary for Development of the HKSAR Government has accepted our invitation to be the guest speaker at our dinner talk on Friday, 17th June 2011 atthe Harcourt Suite of TheHong Kong Club.
Mrs. Carrie Lam will speak on the topic of “The New Era of Infrastructure Development”. Cocktail reception will start at 7:00 p.m.and dinner will be served at 7:45 p.m.
Mrs. Carrie Lam has been appointed Secretary for Development of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government since 1 July 2007. She joined the Administrative Service in August 1980, and rose to the rank of Administrative Officer Staff Grade A1 in September 2006.
Mrs. Carrie Lam had served in various bureaux and departments. She was Director of Social Welfare from August 2000 to October 2003, Permanent Secretary for Housing, Planning and Lands (Planning and Lands) from November 2003 to May 2004, Director-General, Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in London from September 2004 to March 2006. She was Permanent Secretary for Home Affairs before her appointment as the Secretary for Development.
This will be the first time that Mrs. Carrie Lam speaks to the Society and we are extremely excited to extend this invitation to our members.
Tickets for this special event are: HK$630 for members and HK$680 for guests.