1. Past & Upcoming Events

Aug. 25, 2017 (Fri). HKUSTAA ShanghaiChapter – 10th HKUST Distinguished Alumni Lecture "Hong Kong Based Banks, Venture Capital and P2P". 港科大杰出校友系列讲座第十期:港资银行,风险投资及P2P. See sign-up details here. See after-event report here.

Aug. 9, 2017 (Wed). 香港科技大学上海校友会解静娴香港钢琴之夜. See sign-up details here.

Aug. 7, 2017 (Mon). 上财+上大+港科大上海校友与新兴商学院联校校友 香港活动. See sign-up details here.

July. 9, 2017 (Sun). 科大沪港菁英大碰撞. See sign-up details here.

Jun. 24, 2017 (Sat). 科大校友会上海分会协同在沪香港团体共创“吉尼斯世界纪录” 庆祝香港回归20周年. See after-event report here.

Jun. 9, 2017 (Fri). 科大校友夜上海欢乐时光CHACHACHA. See sign-up details here. See after-event report here.

May. 28, 2017 (Sun). Sports Day. 网球运动日. See after-event report here.

Apr. 23, 2017 (Sun). Spring Tour to Nanjing. 南京踏春之行. See sign-up details here. See after-event report here.

Apr. 15, 2017 (Sat). Spring Tour to Hangzhou. 杭州踏春之行. See sign-up details here.See after-event report here.

Mar. 19, 2017 (Sun). Spring Banquet. 香港科大上海校友会春茗. See sign-up details here. See after-event report here. In March, the Chapter held a Spring Banquet, attracting 160+ alumni to get together over delicious food and wonderful band performance. Five distinguished alumni shared their life experience and career recommendation. The Banquet also openly invited all alum to participate in the roadshow session for their startup projects. Over half of the participants won prizes sponsored by enthusiastic alum. The Banquet was highly appraised by alum from the East China region.

Jan. 15, 2017 (Sun). Sports Day. 香港科大上海校友会运动日. See after-event photos here.

Jan. 11, 2017 (Wed). HKUST Mixer: MBA Alumni, Shanghai Chapter SBM Club & MSc Global Management See sign-up details here.

Jan. 7, 2017 (Sat). Monthly YumCha: 9am at Chaofood 潮府馆(大宁灵石公园店) at Puxi (闸北区广中西路288号 Tel: 66315787). Please ask the waitress for the HKUST tag to put on the table so other alum will recognize you. See sign-up details here.

Dec. 3, 2016 (Sat). The French Aristocratic Etiquette Lesson by the President of the Académie de Bernadac. 法式贵族礼仪培训. See sign-up details here. See after-event photos here.

Oct. 26, 2016 (Sat). The 9th Distinguished Alumni Lecture of the Shanghai Chapter entitled “New Energy Vehicles”. 港科大杰出校友系列讲座:新能源汽车. See sign-up details here.

Sep. 10, 2016 (Sat). Orientation Music Party and Fintech industry sharing. Sign-up details here.

Aug. 7, 2016 (Sun). Inter-school Badminton Competition.

Jul. 17, 2016 (Sun). Joint-school Shanghai Tower Visit. Sign-up details here.

Jun. 26, 2016 (Sun). Distinguished Alumni Lecture entitled "Banking Career". See sign-up details here.

Jun. 19, 2016 (Sun). On this day of HKUST 25-anniversary celebration in the HK Convention Center, the chapter released a 25-anniversary song entitled "Clear Water Bay". Enjoy it here.

May 13, 2016 (Fri). Joint-University Jazz Concert. HKUST, MIT, NW, UMICH, UCLA together presents two great jazz musicians: Michael Tracy, and C. Winton Reynolds. See sign-up details here.

Apr. 24, 2016 (Sun). Monthly Sports Day. See sign-up details here.

Feb. 28, 2016 (Sun). Spring Banquet. See sign-up details here. See after-event photos here.

Sep to Dec Events. See the archived article here. It also contains photos of many previous events.

Sep. 19, 2015 (Sat). Distinguished Alumni Lecture entitled "Internet +". See sign-up details here.

Sep. 18, 2015 (Fri). Alumination organized by the Business School. See after-event photos here.

Aug. 30, 2015 (Sun). Monthly Sports Day 3-6pm. Tennis, Basketball, Badminton and Table Tennis at the Shanghai U of Finance and Economics (111 Wuchuan Road, Yangpu District).

Aug. 1, 2015 (Sat). Monthly YumCha: 11am at ChaoFood 世纪潮府馆 at Pudong (浦东新区花木路809号 Tel: 68377188) . Please ask the waitress for the HKUST tag to put on the table so other alum will recognise you. See sign-up details here. See after-event photos here.

Jul. 25, 2015 (Sun). Monthly Sports Day 3-6pm. Tennis, Basketball, Badminton and Table Tennis at the Shanghai U of Finance and Economics (111 Wuchuan Road, Yangpu District). We have arranged free table tennis coaches. See sign-up details here.

Jul. 25, 2015 (Sun). Music Group Sharing. See after-event photos here.

Jul. 4, 2015 (Sat). Distinguished Alumni Lecture entitled "Corporate Values and Valuation". We have invited 1. Professor Jin, Vice Dean at Shanghai U of Finance and Economics School of Accounting, 2. Mr. Jennifer Xu, Partner (Enterprise Risk Service) from Deloitte, 3. Simon Tsang, Managing Director at Duff and Phelps. We will be welcoming two groups of 72(34+38) HKUST exchange students during dinner. See sign-up details here.

Jul. 3, 2015 (Fri). The HKSAR government has organised a session to invite a group of our alum to discuss their kids' education in Shanghai. Please email the chapter for details.

Jun. 28, 2015 (Sun). Monthly Sports Day 3-6pm. Tennis, Basketball, Badminton and Table Tennis at the Shanghai U of Finance and Economics (111 Wuchuan Road, Yangpu District). See sign-up details here.

Jun. 21, 2015 (Sun). Inter-school ping pong competition. See sign-up details here. See after-event photos here. The HKUST Alum Association Shanghai Chapter has won the group competition of the First Hong Kong Universities Shanghai Alum Ping Pong Competition. We also won the individual first prize for men and individual second prize for women. The match for gold medal (men individual) was indeed at the higher end of the amateurish level. Congratulations! 科大校友会上海分会发起并组织的第一次联校比赛,名为“第一届香港高校在沪校友乒乓球赛”,科大勇夺团体赛第一、单人赛(男子):第一(科大:王文昊)、第二(科大:孙晓路)、第三(科大:劳远志、中大:刘畅)。单人赛(女子):第一(理大:陈淑媛)、第二(科大:冯萍)。特别在男子个人金牌赛打出了接近业余较高水平的精彩比赛!祝贺各位运动员!

Jun. 13, 2015 (Sat). Music Group Sharing. See after-event photos here.

Jun. 6, 2015 (Sat). Suzhou forum. The School of Business is holding a forum on corporate governance in Suzhou. See sign-up details here.

Jun. 5, 2015 (Fri). Center for Global & Community Engagement (GCE) School of Engineering Networking Meeting in Shanghai. See sign-up details here.

May 31, 2015 (Sun). Enterpreneurs Club Meeting and Spanish Wine Tasting on Daxue Road at 7pm. See after-event photos here.

May 31, 2015 (Sun). Monthly Sports Day 3-6pm. Tennis, Basketball, Badminton and Table Tennis at the Shanghai U of Finance and Economics (111 Wuchuan Road, Yangpu District). See sign-up details here. See after-event photos here.

May 17, 2015 (Sun). The HKUST Alumni Association Shanghai Chapter has launched the first environmental theme event “Riverside Cleaning & Lawn Concert”. You are cordially invited to join us to witness the establishment of the Clear Water Band. We will have free dinner sponsored by our alum in the only restaurant that represents China in the Milan Expo this year. See sign-up details here. See after-event photos here.

Apr. 25, 2015 (Sat). Hilltrekking in Hangzhou: Spring in Hangzhou is the most pleasant season for trekking. We gave organized a group of alumni to a day hike around the beautiful West Lake. See sign-up details here. See after-event photos here.

Apr. 19, 2015 (Sun). Distinguished Alumni Lecture: We have invited Mr. Lu Yongqiang, founder of Xi Yang Yang to share his splendid experience in life and work. See sign-up details here. See after-event photos here.

Apr. 17-19, 2015. Annual meeting of the HKUST EMBA association. See sign-up details here.

Apr.12, 2015 (Sun). Music Group Sharing. Our music group shows the multi-facet talents of our alumni! Singing, playing "er-hu", guitar, piano...you name it! See pictures here.

Mar.21, 2015 (Sun). Music Group Sharing. Our first music group meeting! See pictures here.

Jan. 10, 2015 (Sat). Distinguished Alumni Lecture. We have invited Wan Guohua, Distinguished professor at SJTU. See sign-up details here. See after-event photos here.

Dec. 20, 2014 (Sat). Distinguished Alumni Lecture and Forum on Network Economics. 1:30-6:00. We have invited Jeremy Zhou, a founding staff of Google, and a group of industry and academic experts. See details here.

Dec. 14, 2014 (Sun). Joint University Christmas Party. See details here.

Dec. 6, 2014 (Sat). Monthly YumCha: 11am at ChaoFood 世纪潮府馆 at Pudong (浦东新区花木路809号 Tel: 68377188) . Please ask the waitress for the HKUST tag to put on the table so other alum will recognize you.

Nov. 30, 2014 (Sun). Badminton Competition with prizes of tablet computers sponsored by Jide. See sign-up details here. See after-event photos here.

Nov. 8, 2014 (Sat). Distinguished Alumni Lecture. 16-18:00. We have invited Han Zeyu, HKUST EMBA alumnus, Partner of NewMargin Ventures, one of the most famous venture capital firms in China. It is the first to manage both offshore and onshore funds in China with a scale of about US$3billion. Of the 150 companies invested by the company, 44 of them were listed. See event photos here.

Nov. 1, 2014 (Sat). Monthly YumCha: 11am at Chaofood 潮府酒家 at Puxi (闸北区广中西路288号 Tel: 66315787). Please ask the waitress for the HKUST tag to put on the table so other alum will recognize you.

Oct. 26, 2014 (Sun). Monthly Sports Day 5-7pm. Badminton and Table Tennis at the Shanghai U of Finance and Economics (111 Wuchuan Road, Yangpu District).

Oct 24, 2014 (Fri). Alumination organized by HKUST SBM. See details here. HKUST Associate Dean and MBA Program Director Sean Ferguson joined us.

Oct. 19, 2014 (Sun). Distinguished Alumni Lecture. Our first talk was given by Professor Zhou Yahong. He is Chair of the Econometrics Department of the Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, the highest ranking economics faculty group in Greater China.

Oct. 4, 2014 (Sat). Monthly YumCha: 11am at ChaoFood 世纪潮府馆 at Pudong (浦东新区花木路809号 Tel: 68377188) . Please ask the waitress for the HKUST tag to put on the table so other alum will recognize you.

Sep. 28, 2014 (Sun). Monthly Sports Day 5-7pm. Badminton and Table Tennis at the Shanghai U of Finance and Economics (111 Wuchuan Road, Yangpu District).

Sep. 14, 2014 (Sun). Monthly YumCha: 11am at Chaofood 潮府酒家 at Puxi (闸北区广中西路288号 Tel: 66315787). This is a rescheduled date due to the Middle Autumn Festival holidays in early Sep.

Sep. 13, 2014 (Sat). Joint University Admission Talk. We helped organized a talk inviting admission officers from all Hong Kong universities and the top Hong Kong government representatives in Shanghai. The talk was held in the Shanghai U of Finance and Economics.

Aug. 31, 2014 (Sun). Monthly Sports Day 5-7pm. Badminton and Table Tennis at the Shanghai U of Finance and Economics (111 Wuchuan Road, Yangpu District).

Aug. 2, 2014 (Sat). 8-5:30. The HKUST Business School is one of the supporting organizations of the CFA Institute: China Investment Conference in Shanghai. Nobel Laureate Myron Scholes (proponent of Black-Scholes Option Pricing Model) and other distinguished speakers will discuss major trends, potential opportunities, and risk factors to offer you a comprehensive look of Chinese investment landscape — from hedge funds to traditional asset management funds, and from Chinese economic analysis to a global outlook. Link: List of Speakers and Agenda.

Aug. 2, 2014 (Sat). Monthly YumCha: 11am at ChaoFood 世纪潮府馆 at Pudong (浦东新区花木路809号 Tel: 68377188) . Please ask the waitress for the HKUST tag to put on the table so other alum will recognize you.

July 26, 2014 (Sun). Monthly Sports Day 5-7pm. Badminton and Table Tennis at the Shanghai U of Finance and Economics (111 Wuchuan Road, Yangpu District).

July 20, 2014 (Sat). Forum on the Shanghai Free Trade Zone. See details here.

July 5, 2014 (Sat). Monthly YumCha: 11am at Chaofood 潮府酒家 at Puxi (闸北区广中西路288号 Tel: 66315787).

Jul. 4, 2014 (Fri). Internship. We worked with the Hong Kong Chambers of Commerce office in Shanghai to match 30 current HKUST students with jobs and assigned alumni as their mentors during their stay in Shanghai.

June 29, 2014 (Sun). Monthly Sports Day 5-7pm. Badminton and Table Tennis at the Shanghai U of Finance and Economics (111 Wuchuan Road, Yangpu District).

June 20, 2014 (Fri). Alumination - Mix and Mingle: See details here.

Jan. 10, 2014 (Sat). Distinguished Alumni Lecture. 14:30-17:00. We have invited Guohua Wan, Distinguished Professor, Associate Dean of Antai College of Economics and Management, Shanghai Jiao Tong University to speak on "How operations management can reduce the medical cost and make medical service more available?" See details and sign up here.

2. Regular Events

 

Distinguished Alumni Lecture. We invite senior alumni to share with us their life and work experiences.

(Note: This is now changed into being held occasionally) Monthly YumCha: The first Saturday of each month. Venues: In the odd months, it will be held at 11am at Chaofood 潮府酒家 at Puxi (闸北区广中西路288号 Tel: 66315787) . In the even months, it will be held at ChaoFood 世纪潮府馆 at Pudong (浦东新区花木路809号 Tel: 68377188) . Please ask the waitress for the HKUST tag to put on the table so other alum will recognize you.

Monthly Sports Day: We have three locations as of now: XinZhuang (莘庄), Pudong, and Shanghai University of Finance and Economics in Yangpu. We are also seeking other locations convenient to our members. Please stay tuned for the arrangements for which location you should go to on a particular month.

3. Past Event Highlights

We have organized several general gatherings and academic events. See the details here.

The picture below shows a gathering of mainly HKUST PhDs in a high government official's house (香港科技大学翁以登校长和赵克锋会长于2014年4月20日带领博士校友们拜访全国政协经济委员会副主任、工商联副主席、香港中国商会主席陈经纬先生。陈先生对高校教育一直非常支持,希望在内地的400位科大培养出来的博士能发光发热,团结起来,贡献社会!)

The picture below shows our first academic seminar with Professor Chen Bo, a well-known international expert on the Shanghai Free Trade Zone.

 

The picture below shows a joint university seminar inviting the current Secretary for Transport and Housing of the HK Government, Dr. Anthony Leung(with highest HK government officials in Shanghai and other university alum presidents attending):