34th Annual General Meeting
34th Annual General Meeting
The AGM provides members with an opportunity to hear reports from the Chair of the Board of Directors on the status of the Chamber and for voting members to elect representatives to the Board of Directors.
In addition to regular business, this year AustCham will welcome Glenda Korporaal OAM for a discussion on the outlook for Australian business in China and her perspectives on the role of regional politics in an Australian election year. Glenda is a Sydney-based journalist with The Australian and Adjunct Industry Fellow at the Australia-China Relations Institute, University of Technology Sydney. You can watch the interview here.
Attendence at the AGM is strictly Members Only.
The AGM will be held at ServCorp Level 19, Two International Finance Centre. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic situation in Hong Kong, members are requested to join the meeting via Zoom.
Members must register attendance by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org
- include in the email: name, member number, whether they will attend in person/online or send a proxy.
- non-voting members can also attend.
The Annual General Meeting for The Australian Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong will be held on 16 March 2022 from 6:00 pm via Zoom.
This is the Chamber’s 34th AGM, since its inception in 1987.
Please see AGM items, Pack 1 - including:
- The Notice & Agenda
- Minutes of last year’s meeting
- Chairman’s Report
- Board meeting attendance list
AGM pack 2, including:
- The Directors’ Report & Audited Financial Statements for Financial Year 2020-21
AGM pack 3, including:
- Nomination form and Acceptance form
- Proxy form
Only those registered will be advised of the dial-in details.
A list of the Nominees can be found in the resources section on this page.
Please note: The views, thoughts, and opinions expressed by the speaker(s) belong solely to the speaker, and are not representative of the Australian Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong.
Glenda Korporaal is an Adjunct Industry Fellow at the Australia-China Relations Institute, University of Technology Sydney (UTS:ACRI).
Ms Korporaal is a Sydney based journalist with The Australian newspaper specialising in business, financial affairs and international relations. She is a former London, Washington and New York correspondent of The Australian Financial Review (AFR) and was the first woman deputy editor of the AFR (1986-1988).
She has been business editor of The Bulletin magazine, editor of The Australian’s monthly business magazine, The Deal, and associate editor (business) of The Australian.
She has a strong interest in Asia, particularly China, since her first visit to the People's Republic of China (PRC) on a 'farm study tour' in 1978. She was the China correspondent for The Australian in 2018 and 2019. She has lived and worked in Hong Kong (2001-2003) and Singapore (1998-1999).
She has had a strong interest in the Olympics having covered Games in Atlanta (1996), Nagano (1998), Sydney (2000), Athens (2004), Beijing (2008) and London (2012).
She is the author of several books including Making Magic. The Marion Mahony Griffin Story, An Olympic Life (with Kevan Gosper), The Bid. How Australia won the 2000 Games (with Rod McGeoch), The AARNet Story, 20 years of the internet in Australia, and Yankee Dollars. The Story of Australian Investment in the US.
She holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of New South Wales (UNSW) and a Master of Arts (Economics) George Washington University, Washington DC.
She was awarded an OAM for her contribution to print journalism in the Australia Day honours of January 2019.