Dear World, Yours Cambridge in Hong Kong

Dear World, Yours Cambridge in Hong Kong

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Join the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Stephen J Toope, and our outstanding academics in Hong Kong on Friday 12 April.
Friday, 12 April 2019 - 6.30pm to 10.00pm HKT
Open to: 
Alumni and guests

For eight centuries Cambridge’s ideas and insights have shaped the world. Now together we must ensure its future.

Hear from our world-changing researchers over drinks and dinner at the Ritz-Carlton. Be inspired by their stories and those of the incredible students picking up the baton for the next generation.

At a time when the world needs education and critical thinking more than ever before, our campaign for the University and Colleges of Cambridge is ensuring that Cambridge continues to leave its extraordinary impact on the world.


Speakers will include:

  • Dr Jude Browne, The Jessica and Peter Frankopan Director of the University of Cambridge Centre for Gender Studies
  • Professor Ed Bullmore, Head of the Department of Psychiatry and Director, Wolfson Brain Imaging Centre
  • Dr Suchitra Sebastian, University Lecturer, Department of Physics
  • Dr Mohamed A El-Erian, Campaign Board Co-chair
  • Sir Harvey McGrath, Campaign Board Co-chair

There will also be the opportunity to meet some of our remarkable students.

Event schedule

6.30pm - Reception
7.30pm - Dinner
10pm - Carriages

Dress code: business attire

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

£100 (approx HK$1000)
+44 (0)1223 330916


The Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong,1 Austin Road West
International Commerce Centre
Tsim Sha Tsui
Hong Kong
Hong Kong S.A.R., China

Location information

Directions are available on the hotel's website.