The Oxford and Cambridge Society of Hong Kong is pleased to announce that Mr. C.Y. Leung has accepted our invitation to be our guest speaker at a dinner talk to be held on Wednesday, 3rd Feburary 2010. Mr. C.Y. Leung will speak on the topic: "Ballot Papers are NOT Bank Notes - The Ballot Box and the Pay Packet".
Mr. C.Y. Leung is Asia Pacific Chairman of DTZ. He is a past Chairman of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and past President of the Institute of Surveyors in Hong Kong . He is also a trustee, Executive Committee member and Chairman of Asia of the Urban Land Institute.
He has been awarded Honorary Doctorate degrees by three Universities in the United Kingdom and in Hong Kong . He is also Chairman of the Council of the City University of Hong Kong and Pro Chancellor of University of the West of England.
Since 1978, Mr. Leung has actively contributed to the land and housing reforms in the mainland of China . In 1980, he was officially appointed as an adviser to the land and housing reform committees of the municipal governments in Shanghai , Tianjin and Shenzhen. In 1988, shortly after an amendment of the Chinese Constitution, he assisted the Shanghai Municipal Government in conducting the first sale of land since 1949. Mr. Leung was extensively involved in the establishment of Hong Kong as a Special Administrative Region. He was Secretary General of the Basic Law Consultative Committee (1988-90), Leader of the Political Sub-Group of the Preliminary Working Committee (1993-95), Vice Chairman of the Preparatory Committee for HKSAR (1996-97) and Member of the Provisional Legislative Council (1997-98).
Since 1997, Mr. Leung has been a member of the Executive Council of Hong Kong and is currently the Convenor of the non-official members. In 2003, he was elected a member of the National Standing Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference. He is a founder and the Chairman of the Hong Kong Coalition of Professional Services and Chairman of the One Country Two Systems Research Institute.
Cocktails reception will start at 19:00. A Chinese banquet dinner will be served with wines in the elegant surroundings of the Hong Kong Bankers Club.
Tickets for this special event are: HK$580 for members and HK$600 for guests. Priority for seats will be given to members.
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