Date: 31 July 2017
Venue: KPMG Hub, 22/F Hysan Place, 500 Hennessy Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong

Trainer and marketing consultant Steve Bruce, SB Consulting, shared with the attendees in the workshop the multiple ways to leverage the power of LinkedIn to identify and reach out to decision makers, present brands powerfully and establish as a thought-leader.

A very special thanks KPMG as the venue sponsor of the workshop. 


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Preparing Leaders to Communicate Effectively

Patrick Eng, Connect Communication

Fri, 9 June 2017  

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

At this workshop, Patrick shared his experience in how to coach and develop leaders in their communication and presentation skills, specifically in the areas of influence and persuasion. The workshop also covered the following: 

  • Understand how to unlock communication potential
  • Learn the social influencers that encourage cooperation
  • Appreciate the link between who a person is and how they choose to engage
  • Learn the principles of effective communication from a coaching context
  • Learn to diagnose individual communication effectiveness


A special thanks to KPMG as the venue sponsor of the workshop.  


The April 27, 2017 IABC Hong Kong Confernece on China was successfully completed!  A big thank you to our speakers, sponsors and partners for the strong support and invaluable input; and to all the communicators who took part in the Conference. We look forward to your active involvement in IABC/Hong Kong in the future. 

Here are event photos of the Conference. Enjoy! 

Photos by Archie Moberly

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Managing Trust Risk: Global Insights from Corporate Affairs Practitioners
Wander Meijer, Director, GlobeScan Asia Pacific

Thu 9 February 2017
4:00 PM – 5:30 PM 

Wander Meijer presented the first results from the new GlobeScan Corporate Peer-to-Peer Exchange, a report based on findings from a global survey of corporate affairs and corporate communications professionals. The report gives the floor to those whose role is to protect and enhance trust for their organisation and summarizes their experience and approach, as well as the breadth of challenges they face in managing trust.

A special thanks to KPMG as the venue sponsor of the talk. 




Preston Lewis, Founder & CEO, Intactic
Past President, IABC San Francisco 

Time: 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Date: 8 December 2016
Venue:  BASF Office,   45/F, Jardine House,  1 Connaught Place, Central,  Hong Kong


The role of communicators is to partner with leaders and other internal stakeholders to ensure that we are constantly facilitating an ongoing conversation about how to grow, innovate and modernize our function. To be successful, we need to stay connected to leading practices and trends that are aligned with the constantly shifting employee preferences and expectations. This session will cover the five key factors that leading companies are using to modernize their communications functions and prioritize their initiatives.

With a reputation of working with the most enviable companies in the world for almost twenty years, Preston Lewis is a recognized employee engagement and strategic internal communications thought leader. Based in San Francisco, Preston is an energetic and creative catalyst responsible for driving many of the Intactic client engagements while also creating new thinking and global partnerships. His past and current clients include GE, Roche, Genentech, Starbucks, HP, Isola, Chevron, Merck, McKesson, Intuit and Chanel.

Special thanks to BASF as the venue sponsor of the talk.  




Fusion Conference 23 - 25 August, 2017

Novotel Clark Quay, Singapore

by IABC APAC Region

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