Monday 19th June 2006
Annual General Meeting and Networking Drinks Night

Women in Publishing Society Hong Kong
invite you to their


Monday 19th June 2006
Verandah, Foreign Correspondents¡¦ Club
North Block, 2 Lower Albert Road, Central,
Hong Kong

6.30pm: Voting in of WiPS Committee Members for 2006-2007. Acceptance of audited financial statements for 2004-2005. Any other business.

7.00pm: Keynote speaker: Jo Lusby of Penguin (China).
She will enlighten us on the most recent developments in the publishing industry in China.

Jo Lusby joined the Penguin Group in March 2005 as China General Manager, based in Beijing. Jo spent the previous five years working as the chief editor of City Weekend magazine, and as a freelance journalist and documentary filmmaker. A fluent Chinese speaker, Jo has lived in Asia for 11 years and is a member of WiPS.

7.30pm: Presentation of WIPS donation to our chosen charity, Room to Read.

7.45pm till late: Networking night. Bring a friend!

Admission: $80 (members); $120 (non-members). Includes a drink, cold and hot buffet. Additional drink coupons available.

Registration: Registration required.

EMAIL and write ¡¥WiPS AGM' in the subject line. Payment can be made at the door by cash or cheque made out to ¡§Women in Publishing Society¡¨

Cancellations can only be accepted up to 48 hours before an event. The Hong Kong Women in Publishing Society is a non-profit organization devoted to promoting the status of women in publishing and other industries. It provides networking and training opportunities through events and workshops.