Category: Perth

ACYPI Perth | The Vantage: Hong Kong – Launch into China!

Event Summary  In August, ACYPI Perth in collaboration with HKABA and InvestHK held ‘The Vantage: Hong Kong – Launch into China!”, the inaugural event in our new Vantage Series. At this networking and talking event we had the privilege to hear Invest Hong Kong’s Head of Australia and New Zealand, Dr Luca de Leonardis, deliver an insightful and thought provoking talk on […]

ACYPI Perth | Golden Koala Chinese Film Festival 2017

Event Summary  Golden Koala Chinese Film Festival 2017  As part of the inaugural Chinese New Year Program 2017 supported by WA government, the one-week Golden Koala Chinese film festival attracted 1000+ local audiences. Through showcasing a variety of latest Chinese films, the film festival provided Western audiences with a better understanding and appreciation of Chinese culture.  It also promoted the collaboration between Western […]

ACYPI Perth | The Vantage

Are you a young professional, entrepreneur, or business seeking development opportunities in China? Do you want insight and guidance on how to start or boost your relationship with China? Then join us and special guest Dr. Luca De Leonardis at The Vantage: Hong Kong – Launch into China! Date and Time Wed. 30 August 2017 6:00 pm […]

ACYPI Perth | Entrepreneur Hot Seat with Oscar Fong

Entrepreneurship is increasingly seen as a popular career pathway that can be empowering during a period of great change. Forward-thinking corporations encourage intrapreneurship as a means to remain competitive and retain great teams. However, for many companies and individuals the leap beyond ‘business-as-usual’ remains fuzzy and full of uncertainties. Oscar Fong is an Organisation Architect and […]

ACYPI Perth | 2017 Golden Koala Film Festival

Australia-China Young Professionals Initiative (ACYPI) Perth is proud to present the return of the Golden Koala Chinese Film Festival to Perth. We invite you to join us for the film festival from 13th to 17th February as well as to attend the Opening Night on the 13th February. The Golden Koala Chinese Film Festival aims to […]

ACYPI Perth | Spring Mixer Sundowner

ACYPI Perth Spring Mixer Sundowner ACYPI Perth invites you to join us for the Spring Mixer Sundowner. Whether you are looking to meet like-minded people, or practicing your networking skills, this will be a perfect platform to network with fellow young professionals to nurture new contacts. Date:     Tuesday, 11th October Time:     6pm – 8pm Venue:  The […]

ACYPI Perth | ACYPI Rising Stars Networking Mixer – “Thinking Innovation”

  ACYPI Rising Stars Networking Mixer – “Thinking Innovation”   In Feb 2016, the Australian Government has established a landing pad in Shanghai, China’s largest and most cosmopolitan city, to help our innovators at home access talents, investors and venture capital community in Asia. During Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s first visit to China in April […]

Perth | Diversity & Inclusion: Women in Leadership

Diversity & Inclusion: Women in Leadership ACYPI and Allens are excited to invite you to join us for an evening with Ms Cynthia Griffin, U.S. Consul General in Perth, to share her experiences in leadership from a local, national and international perspective.   Date: Thursday, 10th December 2015 Time:  5:30pm to 7:30pm Location: Allens, QV1 Building, level […]

Confucius Institute Scholarships | 2015 Applications Open!

To provide people around the world who are interested in Chinese language learning with more opportunities to further their studies, and to provide more resources for individual Confucius Institutes, the Confucius Institute Headquarters established the “Confucius Institute Scholarship” Program in 2009. 2015 Confucius Institute Scholarship applications have opened. Confucius Institute students and alumni (aged 18-35) […]

ACYPI Publication: ‘From Paper to Practice: The Australia-China Relationship’

For the second year, ACYPI has surveyed young professionals across Australia and China to better understand how individuals from each country engage bilaterally and identify opportunities to improve the relationship. On release of the survey, ‘From Paper to Practice: The Australia-China Relationship,’ ACYPI Policy Director Mr Robert Tilleard said ‘attitudes towards China are quickly changing […]

Perth | 2015 Golden Koala Chinese Film Festival

ACYPI WA is excited to invite you to be our special guest to the Opening Night of 2015 Golden Koala Chinese Film Festival in Perth. The Opening Night of the Perth Golden Koala Film Festival will be a significant milestone for the Perth China cultural scene, as this is the first time the largest Chinese […]

Perth | Perspectives on the Australia-China Free Trade Agreement

When: Wednesday, February 11 2015, 6pm – 8pm Where: HopgoodGanim Boardroom, Level 27 Allendale Square, 77 St Georges Terrace Perth WA 6000 Australia More information: RSVPs are essential: As the dust settles on the announcement of Australia’s historic Free Trade Agreement with China, attention now turns to what it will mean for businesses on […]

Perth | Call for Volunteers – Golden Koala Chinese Film Festival March 2015

ACYPI WA is proud to present the 5th Golden Koala Chinese Film Festival to be held in Perth for the first time in March 2015. As the Festival approaches, there will be plenty of opportunities to be part of a dynamic and exciting team. We need volunteers to be involved in the pre-festival preparation and […]

Perth | Understanding the Misunderstood

Australia’s economic development will forever be defined by its capability to succeed on a global scale. The domestic companies that are most likely to see incremental business growth within the coming decades are those that are not only doing business internationally, but that are also further developing their strategic skill set which allow them to […]

Perth | Young Professionals August Mixer

Join us for a mid-year ACYPI Perth after-work mixer and meet other like-minded fellow young professionals in this casual networking event. Event Details: Location:        Canton Lounge Bar, 532 Hay Street, Perth Date:               Tuesday 26 August Time:               5.30 – 7.30pm Entry:              FREE (Supply own consumption)   Special Guest: Todd Soulas Todd Soulas is co-founder of online health food […]

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS ACYA Journals of Australia – China Affairs Volume IV, 2014

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS ACYA Journals of Australia – China Affairs Volume IV, 2014   Co-published with China Studies Centre, the annual ACYA Journal (ISSN: 2201-3814) is a unique academic publication that provides a high-quality and high-visibility platform for students, researchers and professionals to publish academic essays, opinion articles and creative work touching upon some aspect of the […]

Call for Delegate Applications – 2014 Australia-China Youth Dialogue

Applications for the 2014 Australia-China Youth Dialogue (ACYD) are now open.  The ACYD is a youth-driven bilateral conference held over four days. In 2014, the ACYD will run from 21 to 24 November in Beijing, China. It aims to promote sophisticated cross-cultural understanding between emerging Australian and Chinese leaders. We seek inspiring and accomplished professionals, entrepreneurs […]

Perth | ACYPI Young Professional March Mixer

  Join us to the first ACYPI Perth after work mixer of the year and meet other likeminded fellow young professionals in this casual rooftop networking evening event. Bring a friend and plenty of business cards as you never know who you may connect with. Limited space so book now to not miss out.   Location:         Conservatory […]

Perth | Powering the Asian Century: A Supply and Demand Equation

Powering the Asian Century: A Supply and Demand Equation The first event of our Australia-China: Deepening the Relationship series focused on China’s demand for energy and Australia’s place in providing supply. As the world’s largest energy consumer, China will continue to provide a strong demand for Australian energy resources into the foreseeable future.   The […]

Perth | End-Of-Year Networking Mixer

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Perth | WA – A premium food supplier for the future food banquet of Asia

The 29 August 2013 saw Minter Ellison Lawyers’ Diamond Room fill up with eager professionals of all age groups, to listen to the Department of Agriculture and Food Director General Rob Delane deliver a captivating presentation about the current and future vision for the Western Australian agriculture landscape.   Rob presented the group with three future scenarios as […]

ACYPI Publication: ‘Enhancing the Australia-China Relationship’

In response to the Australian Government’s ‘Australia in the Asian Century’ country strategies, the Australia-China Young Professionals Initiative (ACYPI) conducted a survey of over 400 young professionals across Australia over one week in May. The survey results, released today in ACYPI’s ‘Enhancing the Australia-China Relationship’ report, show business and government must do more to build […]

Perth | Breakfast with H.E. Ms Frances Adamson, Australian Ambassador to China

On 25 June 2013, ACYPI Perth partnered with The Australian Institute of International Affairs WA (AIIA) and the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT)to welcome Her Excellency Ms Frances Adamson, Australia’s Ambassador to China. The breakfast briefing hosted over 60 attendees from diverse backgrounds including foreign affairs and trade, economics and policy, legal and […]

Perth | Insights on doing business with China – past, present and future. Perspectives from WA

The 27th of May saw a full house of enthusiastic young professionals from a range of careers and cultural backgrounds. Duncan explained the intertwined nature of government and business in China and compared the scale and competitiveness of the party, the transformation of the economy and the relevance to all Australians today.   Duncan continued to explain that many […]

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