Event Details

Joint Seminar: Behind A Glass of Wine – Wine Logistics & Quality Assurance in Hong Kong

Date: 1 June 2016 (Wed)
Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm (Registration starts at 6:30p.m.)
Venue: 9/F, Auditorium, Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups Building, 21 Pak Fuk Road, North Point, HK
Organizer(s): AM730, CILTHK, HKIE-LTD
Co-Organizer(s): HKQAA
Supporter(s): HKTDC, HKARMS, HKWJA, HKAFFL, HKLA, HKSTLA, IOSHK, HKGCW&S, CHKLI, IPSHK
Speaker: Ms Fanny Li and Ir Thomas Tam
Language: Cantonese
Contact Person: Tam Thomas
Contact Email: tamthomas@hotmail.com
Content: Hong Kong has developed into a wine trading and distribution hub in Asia, as well as the import gateway of wines into the mainland in particular since the abolishment of tax on wine in 2008. Nowadays, consumers are becoming more conscious about the wine storage and transportation conditions. Under the keen competition, how can you differentiate your wine products among the others?

In this seminar, our speakers will provide more information on identifiable source and the impact on quality of wines if they exposed in extreme storage and transportation conditions.

Ms Fanny Li – Fanny is Assistant Manager of Business Development at Hong Kong Quality Assurance Agency (HKQAA). She involves in development of different certification and registration schemes including the Wine Storage Management Systems Certification Scheme, HKQAA Hong Kong Wine Registration Scheme, HKQAA Hong Kong Registration – Identifiable Source Product and Barrier Free Accessibility Management System Certification.

Ir Thomas Tam, CMILT – Thomas is a Judge Member and Director of Communications of Hong Kong Wine Judges Association; the Wine Columnist of AM730 newspaper. He is advanced certified in Wine and Spirit Education Trust and is a WSET Educator.
Remarks: The event is free to members of organisers and supporting organisations. Enrollment is on a first-come first-served basis. Members register on-line will be acknowledged automatically. Information collected here will be used solely for the administration of this event..

CPD certificate will be issued to members of CILTHK and HKIE who attended the course by the respective professional institution. For non-CILTHK member who requires a CILTHK CPD/attendance certificate, an administration fee of HK$100 is required. Please issue a cheque made payable to ‘CILTHK’ at the time of registration.

Registration Details:

The online registration starts at 2016-03-30 and end at 2016-05-28. Please register during the above period.