2018 Conferences

Discover the wide range of equine topics and subjects explored at the conferences of 2018’s The Asia Horse Week

Thursday 8th February 2018

10:00am : Official Opening Session

MR. CHRISTOPHE AMEEUW – CEO & Founder of the Asia Horse Week
MR. RAPHAEL LE MASNE DE CHERMONT – Chairman of the Asia Horse Week
DR. SIMON IP – Chairman, Hong Kong Jockey Club
MR JACK HUANG – FEI Group VIII Chairman, Executive director of external relations and board member of the Chinese Taipei Equestrian Association
DR. HANFRIED HARING – President of the European Equestrian Federation

11:40am : Experiences from The British Horse Society and The German Equestrian Federation Implementation in Asian Clubs.

MRS. LYNN PETERSEN – Chief Executive of the British Horse Society
MR. GERALD KUH – Consultant for Equuleus International Riding Club
MR. BREIDO GRAF ZU RANT ZAU – President of the German Equestrian Federation
MR. SOENKE LAUTERBACH – Secretary General of the German Equestrian Federation
MRS. JIN-ZHENG – Beijing Junwei International Equestrian Club Owner

2:30pm : Experiences From The French Equestrian Federation and Surrounding Organizations Implementation in Asian clubs

MR. CAMILLE MARTIN – China Representative of Fédération Française d’Equitation
MRS. ZOE QUIN -China Chief Representative of LeCheval
MRS. DAISY CHI – Beijing Asgard Equestrian Club Owner

3:45pm The Equestrian Status and Projected Development in China

MR. YAO GE – President of theBeijing Turf Equestrian Association, Consultant to the China Equestrian Association
MR. CHEN CHE – Secretary General of the Beijing Turf Equestrian Association
MR. GAOFENG YUE – Secretary General of the China Horse Industry Association
MRS. KONG RONG – Deputy Director, Art Development of the People’s Repulic of China Minitry of Culture

Friday 9th February 2018

9:00am : Health, Well Being and Bio Security

DR. CHRISTOPHER RIGGS – Head of Veteriny Clinical Services, HKJC
DR. BRIAN STEWART – Head of Veterinary Regulation, Welfare and Biosecurity Policy, HKJC
MRS. FIONA MCCORMACK – Director / VetMB MRCVS of Peden Bloodstock
 DR. ADRIAN FARRINGTON – Equestrian Veterinary Surgeon, HKJC

11:00am : Horsemanship : Well Being of Horses and Riders
The Perspective from Coaches & Riders

MR. LUDGER BEERBAUM – Consultant to the Hong Kong Equestrian Team
MR. ALEX HUA TIAN – Chinese Professional Rider
MR. MENG QUANWEI – Chinese Professional Rider and Beijing Shunwei Equestrian Club Owner
– MR. ZHANG XINGJIA – Chinese Professional Rider

5:00pm : From Hong Kong’s Equestrian Legacy to Tokyo 2020

MR. RAPHAEL LE MASNE DE CHERMONT  –Chairman of the Asia Horse Week
MRS. AMANDA BOND -Executive Manager, Equestrian Affairs, HKJC
MR. MICHAEL LEE – President of the Hong Kong Equestrian Federation
DR. YASUHIKO HARUTA – Advisor to the Japan Equestrian Federation, Equestrian Manager of Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Organizing Committee

Saturday 10th February 2018

9:00am : The Dutch Approach to Equestrian Top Sport. Japan, Moving Towards the Olympics

MR. THEO PLOEGMAKERS – President of Royal Dutch Equestrian Federation
MR. SHEN HOUFENG Heilan International Equestrian Club General Manager
MR. KAZUYA HIRAYAMAFEI International judge
MR. KAZU IWATANI – Crane Horse Riding Club Owner
DR. YASUHIKO HARUTA – Advisor to the Japan Equestrian Federation, Olympic Committee Member

11:00am : Emerging and Booming Asian Federations

MR. JITU VIRWANI – Vice President of the Indian Equestrian Federation
MR. NARA KETUSINGHA – Secretary General of Thailand Equestrian Federation
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MR. AN CHEN, HSU – President of the Chinese Taipei Equestrian Association
MR. WIJAYA NOERADI – Secreatary General of PP. Pordasi – The Indonesian Sport Horrse Society
MRS. MONA TEP – President of the Cambodian Equestrian Federation

3:00pm : Breeds, Crafts and Arts

BRIG. GENERAL ABDULRAZAK ALSHAHWARZICommander of the Royal Cavalry of the sultanate of Oman
DR. NILS ISMER – Vice President of the German Arabian Horse Organization (VZAP), Executive Board Member of ECAHO and Chairman of the ECAHO Show Commission
MR. CHERIF BENGUERBA – Founder of Horsycoach
MR. LOUIS KONICKX – Course Designer
MACEYS & SONS – Art Gallery
HERMES – Live Demonstration

5:00pm : Closing Session

MR. MICHAEL LEE – President of the Hong Kong Equestrian Federation
MR. KAZUYA HIRAYAMA – Vice President of the Asian Equestrian Federation
MR. INGMAR DEVOS – FEI President, IOC Member
MR. RAPHAEL LE MASNE DE CHERMONT – Chairman of the Asia Horse Week
MR. CHRISTOPHE AMEEUW – CEO & Founder of the Asia Horse Week