This is a tentative program of the IC and is constantly being updated. Please check back often to view the most updated program.

Friday, August 20th

Venue: Alhambra Golf Course

11:00 - 5:00 pm: 

Golf Outing at Alhambra Golf Course

11:00 - 12:00 pm: Registration

12:00 - 5:00 pm: Tee-off

Venue: San Diego Room, San Gabriel Hilton

5:00 - 8:00 pm: On-site registration and sign-up (receive name tag) at San Gabriel Hilton Hotel

Saturday, August 21st

Venue: Ballroom Foyer & Ballroom C, San Gabriel Hilton

7:30 - 8:00 am: On-site registration and sign-up at San Gabriel Hilton Hotel

8:00 - 8:30 am: Opening Breakfast Meeting - Welcome and Introductions

8:00 am: Opening prayer and blessing by Fr. Alfred Deignan, Superior of Jesuit Community in Hong Kong

8:10 am: Obituary Video

8:15 am: Video History of WYCHK and WYK

8:30 - 9:00 am:

President's welcome remark

Introducing Wah Yan Administrators, retired teachers, Keynote speaker, Student Ambassadors and Dinner Chair

9:00 - 9:45 am: Presentations by Wah Yan Administration

Session 1: Current Reports on the two Wah Yan colleges

George Tam, Principal of WYCHK
"School Report: Wah Yan Hong Kong in Recent Years"

John Tan, Principal of WYK
"School Report: Wah Yan Kowloon in Recent Years"

9:45 - 10:30 am:

Session 2: Visions for the Future

Matthew Chu, Education Psychologist, WYCHK and WYK

Fr. Stephen Chow, Supervisor, WYCHK and WYK
"Wah Yan Education and Jesuit Apostolate"

10:30 - 11:00 am: 

Coffee break

Group photo

11:00 - 12:30 pm:

Panel Discussions:
  • Patrick Lo, Co-founder, chairman and CEO, Netgear, San Jose
  • Tai-lok Lui, Professor of Sociology, Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Dominic Cheung, Professor of Comparative Literature, University of Southern California
"What Wah Yan has taught us and what Wah Yan should teach the present students"

Venue: Ballroom B, San Gabriel Hilton

12:30 - 2:30 pm: 


Souvenirs presentation

Keynote Address: Philip Lee, Lieut. Governor of Manitoba
"From the Classroom to Government House; Wah Yan Education and Public Service”

Venue: Ballroom A, B & C, San Gabriel Hilton

6:00 - 10:00 pm:

Gala Dinner
(Formal Attire: Business suit with tie)


Welcoming Remarks




Sunday, August 22nd

Venue: Ballroom Foyer & Ballroom B2, San Gabriel Hilton

8:00 - 8:45 am: Mass

8:45 - 9:15 am: Breakfast

9:15 - 10:45 am:

Session 3: Reports

Report by Michael Au, International Convenor

Reports by
  • WYHKPSA (Johnny Li)
  • WYKPSA (Raymond Siu)
Reports by chapters
  • San Francisco Bay Area (Gordon Leung, Ambrose Leung)
  • Calgary (Tong Wong)
  • Edmonton (Michael Lee)
  • U.S. Eastern (Eddie Cheung)
  • Australia (Peter Wong)
  • Vancouver (Anson Fung)
  • Ontario-WYCHK (Sunny So)
  • Ontario-WYK (Peter Wong)
  • Southern California (John Chiu)
Reports by Student Ambassadors

10:45 - 11:00 am: Coffee break

11:00 - 12:00 pm:

Session 4: Meeting on Proposals

Proposals for program support for schools
  • Scholarship fund
  • Jesuit retirement support
  • Student ambassador program
Proposals for strengthening alumni organizations

Proposals for the next International Conference

Venue: Ballroom C, San Gabriel Hilton

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm: 

Lunch at San Gabriel Hilton Hotel

Awards presentation

3:30 pm: IC 2010 DVDs distribution at San Diego Room 

- Only for guests who registered for the conference
- Use your name tag as a ticket to the DVD

4:00 pm: Assemble at Ballroom Foyer to head to Queen Mary

Venue: The Queen Mary

6:30 - 11:00 pm: 

Queen Mary Dinner
(Business Casual: no jacket and no tie)

6:30 - 7:30 pm: Reception

7:30  - 11:00 pm: Dinner

Monday, August 23rd

Venue: Ballroom Foyer, San Gabriel Hilton

9:00 am: Gather at the Ballroom Foyer and board the tour bus

6:30 pm: Return to San Gabriel Hilton
Some photos of San Gabriel Hilton (where the majority of the program will take place):


Ballroom Foyer

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