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59th Annual General Meeting and Cocktail Party

  • The Hong Kong Club 1 Jackson Road Central, Hong Kong Island Hong Kong (map)

Our Annual General Meeting will be held at the Hong Kong Club on Wednesday, 24th April 2019. Similar to last year, the AGM will be followed by a cocktail party. In accordance with the Club’s regulations, the event will be hosted by a member of The Hong Kong Club. The event is being hosted by RASHK member, Mr Bob Bunker. Notice at the venue will be in the in the name of "Mr Bob Bunker", not the Society.

The General Meeting will begin at 6:30 pm, with cocktails and canapés to follow at 7:30 pm. The reception desk will open at 6:00 pm. Drinks may be purchased prior to the cocktail party at members’ own expense.

A booking form can be found using this link and should be mailed to the Royal Asiatic Society Hong Kong, GPO Box 3864, Hong Kong together with your cheque made payable to ‘Royal Asiatic Society HK Branch’. If you wish to attend only the AGM, please inform the Administrator, Ms. Ivy Ho, so that seating can be arranged:<

Although the Club’s regulations prohibit the sale of books, the Society is keen to showcase any books that have been written or edited by members in the last twelve months or so. Note that this does not include books that have been published by members on a commercial basis. If you would like to promote a book that you have written or edited recently, please notify the Administrator and bring a copy to the AGM, together with order forms to allow members to purchase a copy if they wish.

If members wish to submit nominations for the Society's Council, they are asked to complete the nomination form available using this link and return it to the Hon. Secretary, Royal Asiatic Society Hong Kong, GPO Box 3864, Hong Kong not later than Wednesday, 17th April 2019. Nominees, as well as their Proposer and Seconder, must be members of good standing. Election will be by a majority of members present, as required by the Constitution of the Society. Members are reminded that the Council is a functional one. The standard of the Society’s activities depends very much on the appointment of officers and members of the Council who are willing to contribute to the efficient management and control of the Society’s affairs. Please note that a quorum of 20 members is required for any General Meeting.

Kindly note that the dress code for the event is smart. “Smart” includes slacks and an open-necked shirt with collar. Shirts must be tucked in. Denim jeans, T-shirts, tracksuits, shorts, shoes for sports activities and flip flops are not acceptable. Please refer to The Hong Kong Club’s website for further details: