Next Gambit Expedition:
Hong Kong
February 2020

Hong Kong is one of those places in the world that ... Fortunately, Gambit has designed a unique program, combining culture, business opportunities, and intense learning, that will allow you to become one of the very rare masters of what makes Hong Kong special!
Expedition programme
Hong Kong

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  • 1. Day: Arrival to Dubai: Introduction to the Arabian Dream
    A welcome drink in one of the Middle East's best hotels: the Shangri-La Hotel Dubai. At this ice-breaking event, starting with an introductory speech by the UAE expert Erik Almqvist, while members of the Expedition will know each other
  • 2. Day: Ambition and Means
    Meetings with the local government and the key companies, success stories of the Western companies in the UAE, and the inspiring encounters with the Dubai's thought leaders. Followed by a dinner on the boat.
  • 3. Day: Women in Power
    The very first series of meetings with the Emirates' powerful women. From cultural leaders to business visionnaires, the United Arab Emirates have a strong female face! Explore investment opportunities, learn new ways, and get inspired. Followed by a dinner in the desert and local Arab dance.
  • 4. Day: Smart City and Deal-making
What you'll get
Probably the best learning expedition you've ever been to: top-level service, top-level speakers, top-level opportunities and unforgettable cultural experiences
Stay: The Real Arabian Luxury in Shangri-La Hotel Dubai
Definitely one of the best hotels of the whole Region, the Shangri-La Hotel Dubai is a real haven of peace and tranquility only 10 minutes away from the city center, and by the heart of the business district DIFC.
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Experience: Arabian Hospitality, European Quality and World-Level Wonders
Dinner on Bateaux Dubai, a great and comfortable boat featuring excellent gastronomy. Spacious in-door floating restaurant with an al fresco deck to enable guests to experience the true wonders of Dubai by water.
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Work: Discover Local Ecosystem, With Its Startups, Investment Funds, Government and Big Players
Government, companies and leaders in such sectors as smart city, big data, fintech, esports, transportation, telecom, and more! Participate in more than 20 panel meetings, and take advantage of our deal-making day and a series of one-on-one meetings with the companies and people you are interested in
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Discovering the world today means much more than just booking your flights and hotels, and reading a guide. To really understand a foreign land and grasp the opportunities that it presents for your personal and professional growth, you have to meet local thought leaders, important business leaders, governments, creators... Such is the mission of Gambit Expeditions: put our experience and know-how regarding international relations at the service of your growth
Igor Lys
Founder of Gambit
Fee and Application
Price for the participation is € 4000*. This price includes lodging, transportation, breakfasts, lunches and diners, participation in the conferences and speaker meetings, tickets to events, and everything else except flights and your eventual personal expenses once in UAE. Number of places is limited, and there is a pre-selection by the Gambit Staff so a certain level of participants is guaranteed. There is a deal-making charge of 300€ if you wish to stay an additional day to participate in one-on-one meetings
Within one week after the application you will receive a confirmation email only if you are admitted. To be officially registered as a participant, you must pay the enrollment fee. A maximum of 2 persons from the same company is admitted (a special price reduction for the 2nd participant is then applied - contact us for details)

* please note that for payments made from France, the amount of the deductible French VAT (20%) will be added to the payment invoice
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