WYIC
Wah Yan International Conference
July 21 - 23, 2017
San Francisco
Program
Friday, July 21, 2017
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm: Check-in and Welcoming Reception
Venue: Xavier Auditorium, Fromm Hall, University of San Francisco (USF)
Free for spouse.
(Unofficial dinner will be arranged with Father's, principals and teachers, and you are welcome to join.)

Saturday, July 22, 2017
(Breakfast and lunch are included.)
(Spouses are welcome to join breakfast or lunch at a discounted rate of $10.)
7:30am – 8:30am: Breakfast
8:30am – 9:10am: Opening Session
Venue: Handlery Room, Lone Mountain 100, University of San Francisco
     8:30am – 8:45am: Welcoming Speeches
       Presenters: Mr. Gordon Leung - Organizing Committee Chairman
Rev. Fr. Timothy Godfrey, S.J. - USF Trustee and Rector of USF Jesuit Community
Mr. Stan Chow - Program Chairman
     8:45am – 9:10am: Opening Prayer & Speech - Supervisor
       Presenter: Rev. Fr. Stephen Chow, S.J.

9:10am – 12:00pm: Conference
Venue: Handlery Room, Lone Mountain 100, University of San Francisco
     9:10am – 9:50am: Matteo Ricci 利瑪竇 & the Jesuit Tradition: Engaging China & the World as “Men for Others”
       Presenter: Rev. Fr. Antoni Ucerler, S.J.
     9:50am – 10:20am: "辛勞四十年餘乃至此室"––The Founding of the USF Ricci Institute and Its Legacy of the Chinese Library
       Presenter: Dr. Xiaoxin Wu
     10:20am – 11:00am: Visit Ricci Center 2 / F
       Venue: Ricci Institute, Lone Mountain 280, University of San Francisco
     11:00am – 12:00pm: Keynote Speech, "Social Entrepreneurship: Values in Action"
       Speaker Introduction: Dr. Simon Koo
       Presenter: Ms. Cassandra Staff, COO of Miller Center for Social Entrepreneurship, Santa Clara University

12:00pm – 2:30pm: Conference
Venue: Xavier Auditorium, Fromm Hall, University of San Francisco
     12:00pm – 1:30pm: Lunch & Video of Jesuits in HK in last 90 years
     1:30pm – 2:30pm: The Romance of Wah Yan
       Presenter: Dr. Matthew Chu

6:00pm – 10:00pm: Gala Dinner
Venue: Holiday Inn San Francisco-Golden Gateway

Sunday, July 23, 2017
(Breakfast and lunch are included.)
(Spouses are welcome to join breakfast or lunch at a discounted rate of $10.)
8:00am – 9:00am: Sunday Mass
Venue: Xavier Auditorium, Fromm Hall, University of San Francisco
8:30am – 9:30am: Breakfast

9:30am – 2:30pm: Conference
Venue: Xavier Auditorium, Fromm Hall, University of San Francisco
     9:30am – 10:15am: WYHK Report with Q & A Session
       Presenter: Dr. Y. L. So
     10:15am – 11:00am: WYK Report with Q & A Session
       Presenter: Mr. Warren Chung
     11:00am – 11:15am: Tin Shui Wai English Tutorial Project
       Presenter: Mr. Daniel Mak
     11:15am – 12:30pm: Chapter Reports
       Presenters: Chapter Representatives
     12:30pm – 1:30pm: Lunch
     1:30pm – 2:30pm: Next Meeting Plan
       Presenter: International Networking Committee

2:30pm: Closing Ceremony
Presenters: Mr. Gordon Leung & Rev. Fr. Stephen Chow, S.J.

6:45pm – 10:00pm: San Francisco Hornblower Dinner Cruise
Venue: San Francisco Pier

Monday, July 24, 2017
All-day Trip: Wine Tasting Social Trip in Napa Valley
Reservation is almost full. Should you have any question, please contact Edwin Law, WYHK ’75, esl66@yahoo.com.