31 December 2014

Past Events: 2014


Guest Speaker at 2014 Hong Kong's Top Story Awards
Venue: Hong Kong Central Public Library, Causeway Bay
Date: 20 December

Appearance on D100 Radio
Show: "Running the race" with presenter Edward Chin
Topic: What's Next for the Umbrella Movement
Date: 7 December

Book Launch Party for Queen of Statue Square, a New Anthology of Short Stories
Venue: Orange Peel, Lan Kwai Fong
Date: 6 December
Panel: "Hong Kong stories"  
Venue: Room 202, Duke of Windsor Building, Wanchai
Date: 9 November

Featured in Apple Daily
Date: 9 November

Guest Lecturer at Department of Politics, New York University
Title: "The Umbrella Revolution," moderated by Professor Shinasi Rama
Venue: NYU Library Building
Date: 6 November

Guest Lecturer at School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA), Columbia University
Title: "The Umbrella Revolution," moderated by Professor Stéphanie Balme
Venue: Room 918, International Affairs Building
Date: 6 November

Featured in City Magazine
Title: "Connecting people, sharing lives"
Issue: November 

Guest Lecturer at Faculty of Law, University of Toronto
Title: "The Umbrella Revolution"
Venue: Room 3, Falconer Hall
Date: 29 October 

Guest Lecturer at Osgoode Hall Law School, York University
Title: "The Umbrella Revolution"
Venue: Room 1001, Ignat Kaneff Building
Date: 31 October 

Featured in Dutch Newspaper De Volkrant
Title: "I will not miss the champagne in Hong Kong"
Issue: 15 October 

Featured in Apple Daily

Featured Author and Guest Speaker at Chinese University Morningside College Writers' Series
Venue: Morningside College, CUHK, Shatin
Date: 10 October 

Featured in Apple Daily
Date: 8 October 2014

No City for Slow Men Selected by German-Swiss Int'l School Book Club/Guest Speaker at Book Club Meeting
Venue: Highcliff, Stubbs Road
Date: 7 October 2014

Featured in Media Research Company Cision
Date: 7 October 

Featured in Voice of America 
Date: 6 October 

Appearance on Voice of America
Show: "Daily download" with presenter Doug Bernard
Topic: Update on the Umbrella Revolution
Date: 6 October 

Article "My Six Hours in Admiralty" Appeared in Dutch Newspaper De Volkrant
Date: 4 October

Appearance on RTHK Radio3
Show: "1 2 3 Show" with presenter Noreen Mir
Topic: "Tutoring students at Admiralty protest site"
Date: 3 October 

Featured in Dutch Newspaper De Volkrant
Title: "With trembling hands I wiped my tears away"
Issue: 3 October 

Featured in Apple Daily
Date: 30 September 

Date: 29 September 

Appearance on Malaysia's BFM Business Radio
Show: "Current Affairs" with presenter Sharaad Kuttan
Topic: "Hong Kong Cross Roads"
Date: 29 September

Panel Judge at Leadership & Social Entrepreneurship Program Co-organized by Wimler Foundation and Aeteno University
Venue: Migrants Empowerment Resource Center MERC, Central
Dates: 24 August & 21 September 

Release of Queen of Statue Square, a New Anthology of Short Stories
(with short story "Neville's Painting" by Jason Y. Ng)
Date: 13 September 

Appointment as Adjunct Lecturer at Faculty of Law of Hong Kong University, LLM Program
Course: International Securities Law
Appointment date: September 2014
First lecture: Spring 2015

Endorsed Starr Lam's New Book The Starr College Guide
Date: 15 September

Panel Judge at 2014 Best of the Best Culinary Awards
Category: vegetarian dishes
Venue: Chinese Culinary Training Institute, Pokfulam
Date: 14 August

Featured in China Daily
Date: 1 August 

Featured in Apple Daily
Date: 10 July 

Appearance on RTHK Radio3
Show: "HK heritage" with presenter Annemarie Evans
Date: 5 July 

Appearance on Malaysia's BFM Business Radio
Show: "Current affairs" with presenter Sharaad Kuttan
Date: 1 July 

Author Panelist at 2014 Cooler Lumpur Festival Hosted by the British Council
Venue: Kuala Lumpar, Malaysia
Date: 20 - 22 June 

Second Printing of No City for Slow Men
Date: 1 June 

Featured in Apple Daily
Date: 29 May 

Speaker at Inaugural Thought Leadership Luncheon Hosted by Latham & Watkins
Venue: 18/F, One Exchange Square
Date: 22 May 

Became Music Critic for TimeOut Magazine
Inaugural review: Gounod's Faust by Opera Hong Kong
Date: 12 May

Meeting with Pathfinders HK, an Organization Serving the Migrant Women Community 
Venue: Tai Kok Tsui, Kowloon
Date: 14 May 

Appearance on RTHK Radio3
Show: "Something for the Weekend" with presenter Tim Littlechild
Date: 11 May 

Moderator at 2014 Intellectual Property Conference at Hong Kong University Faculty of Law
Topic: "Charting the new frontiers of intellectual property: protection of fashion brands"
Venue: HKU, Pokfulam
Date: 10 May

Guest Presenter and Book Signing at Harvard Club Book Award 2014
Venue: Diocesan Boys' School Auditorium
Date: 9 May 

No City for Slow Men Selected as Book Prize for Harvard Club Book Award 2014
Date: 28 April
Venue: LPCUWC, Shatin
Date: 15 April 

Official Book Launch of No City for Slow Men
Venue: Bookazine, Lynhurst Terrace
Date: 12 April 

No City for Slow Men book launch 2014

Guest Speaker at Author Event at Yew Chung Community College
Venue: YCCC, Kowloon Bay
Date: 10 April 

New Book Featured in Shenzhen Daily
Title: "Hong Kong - no city for slow men"
Date: 25 March 

Local Personality to Promote Hong Kong at HK Tourism Board Public Relations Summit 2014
Venue: Soho
Date: 4 March

Featured in Philippine Newspaper The Sun
Title: "Defender of migrant workers' rights"
Issue: 1 March 

Guest Speaker at Hong Kong University Faculty of Arts
Title: "From blog to book"
Venue: HKU, Pokfulam
Date: 18 February 

Second Appearance on RTHK Radio3 to Discuss New Book
Show: "Asian Threads" with presenter Reenita Malhotra Hora
Date: 1 February 

Appearance on RTHK Radio3 to Discuss New Book
Show: "Around Town" with presenter Andrew Dembina
Date: 28 January 

Short Stories Going North and Going South Featured in Beijing-based Writers' Forum The Anthill
Date: 24-25 January 

Featured in TimeOut Magazine
Title: "Pick up the pace"
Issue: 22 January 

"Maid in Hong Kong - Part 3" Featured in Philippine Newspaper The Sun
Issue: 16 January 

Featured in Cover Story in South China Morning Post's Young Post
Title: "Mr. Do-it-all"
Date: 16 January




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If you would like Jason Y. Ng, bestselling author of Umbrellas in BloomNo City for Slow Men and HONG KONG State of Mind, to speak at your school or organization, please contact him at info@jasonyng.com.

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