Event Details

The Northern Metropolis, described as 'a new engine for Hong Kong's future growth' is a key development project and an important Government priority to develop the northern part of Hong Kong, increasing land use for housing, industry and community facilities.

With new details of the plans recently published, AustCham is delighted to present a members-only breakfast with Mr Vic Yau, Director of the Northern Metropolis Co-ordination Office (NMCO) of the Development Bureau of the Government of the HKSAR, to update and discuss the latest proposals, priorities and plans for this ambitious project.

Attendees will also hear from Kathy Lee, Senior Director - Head of Research at Colliers.

Brought to you by the CPI Committee and supported by Colliers, this event is the first of a 2024 Northern Metropolis series.

Ticket includes a full hot English breakfast buffet with coffee/tea.

Please note that business attire is required by the Hong Kong Club - collared shirts must be worn by men, and jeans, sandals and sports shoes are not permitted. To see the full list of club rules on dress code, please click here.


  • Vic Yau (Director of Northern Metropolis Co-ordination Office)

    Vic Yau

    Director of Northern Metropolis Co-ordination Office

    Mr Yau joined the Administrative Service in July 1997 and rose to the rank of Administrative Officer Staff Grade B1 in April 2022. He has served in various bureaux and departments, including the Home Affairs Department, the former Home Affairs Bureau, the former Environment, Transport and Works Bureau, the Housing Department, the Chief Executive's Office and the Security Bureau. He was Deputy Secretary for Security from March 2016 to December 2018, Deputy Secretary for Development (Planning and Lands) from December 2018 to February 2023 and Director, Preparatory Office for Northern Metropolis since February 2023.

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  • Kathy Lee (Senior Director | Head of Research at Colliers)

    Kathy Lee

    Senior Director | Head of Research at Colliers

    Kathy is an industry-leading expert with over 18 years of experience in property research, retail advisory and town planning consultancy in Hong Kong.

    As the Head of Research, Kathy has three areas of focus: to build a leading real estate database, develop leading insights and recommendations, and lead the conversation around the core real estate sectors.

    She has led multiple retail planning projects and advised a diverse range of developers, government entities and international retailer clients in both domestic and international markets.

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Member Price HKD 550


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