Explore the World of Specialty Coffee

Coffee Tasting in Hong Kong

As much as you love your daily cup of coffee, how much do you know about the nuances of this drink? alumni UBC Hong Kong is excited to present an opportunity to deepen your appreciation of specialty coffee from around the world. LHC Coffee founder and Hong Kong–based UBC alum Jeff Kwok, MBA’08, will host a coffee tasting for alumni and their guests. Kwok, who previously spoke at Around the World: Asia event in October 2021, will teach participants about coffee origins, flavours, brewing methods, and more.

Attendees will:

  • Taste three specialty coffees with different flavour profiles
  • Watch a pour-over demonstration and enjoy pastries
  • Receive a limited edition alumni UBC Hong Kong drinking glass and a 15 percent discount off coffee beans from LHC Coffee

Presented in partnership with alumni UBC Hong Kong and the UBC Asia Pacific Regional Office.

Saturday, August 20, 2022
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm 

The Lounge, V-Co
9/F V Point, 18 Tang Lung Street
Causeway Bay, Hong Kong – map

UBC Alumni – HK $120
Friends – HK $150


Payable to Shanghai Commercial Bank Checking Account 352-82-04737-9.
Please email a copy of your deposit slip to alumni@apro.ubc.ca to confirm your registration. On the deposit slip, please mark the names of the participants and the event name.

This event was originally scheduled for January 2022, but was postponed due to COVID-19. Alumni who registered to attend this event in January and did not request a refund do not need to register again; you will be contacted by a staff member from the UBC Asia-Pacific Regional Office to see if you are available to attend on this new event date.

Open to everyone. Registration is required.

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Questions? Please contact alumni@apro.ubc.ca.

Coffee Tasting in Hong Kong