What's On

Registration Closed

From Accelerating trust to Zero-ing in on audience expectations, experience the A to Z of persuasive presenting.

To enable the participants to deliver top class presentations in any situation, whether remotely or in-person, from internal meetings and external seminars to conferences of large audiences, they will be equipped with the relevant techniques and skills to successfully navigate any spoken presentation.

• Understand key principles of truly effective spoken communication and how they can present at their best – every time
• Adopt a structure that's been historically proven as one of the best ways in getting people to remember your message
• Speak with passion – in tone, words choice, word emphasis, rhythm, pace and timing
• Deliver their messages with confidence, authority and a professional image through the art of classic conversational techniques, updated for the ZOOM generation
• Learn how to build and get to trust faster, especially in this world of communication chaos, rapid judgement, sweeping assumptions and missing in-person connection
• Structure clear, concise, focused messages that achieve impact and clarity
• Learn the secrets behind professional presentation rehearsal
• Create your own presentation master video clip!

Target Audience:
Anyone who wants to boost their influencing skills.

Speakers' presentations at this event are intended for educational purposes only and do not replace independent professional judgment. Statements of fact and opinions expressed during this event are those of the speakers and participants and, unless expressly stated to the contrary, are not the opinion or position of the Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce, its members, or its committees. The Chamber does not endorse or approve, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, accuracy or completeness of the information presented. Attendees should note that, with the approval of speakers, this event may be recorded, and possibly published on the Chamber's website in audio and/or video formats without further notice.

Recording, duplication or distribution of the contents of the online event is prohibited without prior written permission from the Chamber.


Patrick Eng, Executive Consultant, Connect Communication

Patrick has worked in training and brand communications in Hong Kong for over 25 years. Prior to this he was based in London and Shanghai. After a successful career in executive recruitment, he took his coaching and mentoring skills into communications, developing web, digital and executive communications campaigns for Asia Pacific and European clients. He sees the development of the world’s ‘new normal’ as an opportunity for people to own the way they want to speak, influence, change and connect through their business conversations.

From Fortune 300 companies to individuals seeking an edge, Patrick trains presentation and persuasion skills so that each person articulates their corporate and personal objectives with clarity, impact and relevance.

Language English
Date and Time 2023/03/15 09:30 to 12:00
Venue Chamber Theatre, 22/F United Centre
Media Closed to media
Enquiries Cathy Chan
Tel: 2823 1282
Fee Members @ HK$750 / Non-Members @ HK$950
+$50 for booking offline
Members enjoy 30% discount with BOC HKGCC VISA Card
Notes - Bookings are only confirmed upon receipt of payment, on a first come first served basis.
- Booking transfer is allowed for corporate members with advanced notice, walk-ins are normally not accepted.
- The Chamber reserves the right to decline any booking or cancel the event. In such case, a full refund of the participation fee will be issued.
- No refund will be made for last minute cancellations or no-shows. If the booking is cancelled at least 7 days before the event, and in such cases the refund will be subjected to a 10% administration fee, or HK$100 deduction, whichever is higher.
- Members paying with their BOC HKGCC Visa Card will enjoy a 30% discount on their reservation. The discount is only applicable to the card holder, and does not extend to their guests. The discount cannot be used in conjunction with Chamber Coupons.
- A $50 handling fee per person will be charged for all offline bookings (e.g. fax, e-mail, post) for all Chamber events. Go online today by downloading our app or registering on the HKGCC website to save the environment and money.
- Priority is given to corporate members. The decision to accept or decline any booking shall be at sole discretion of the Chamber.
- Participants agree to indemnify the Chamber and the hosting party all liabilities for property damage, physical injury or death in relation to this event. Participants are advised to take their own insurance against all risks.

Over the years, we have helped businesses overcome adversity and thrive locally, in Mainland China and internationally.

If you want to take advantage of our network,insights and services, contact us today.