This month's October Monthly Member Briefing is a welcome reception for US Consul General Scott Walker. The event will take place on Oct 17, 2023 at HUALUXE Shanghai Twelve at Hengshan. This will be the first member briefing with the new Consul General. CG Walker will provide short remarks on the U.S. - China relationship and the Consulate's activities. There will also be a Q&A session following his presentation.
Admission to this event is complimentary. This is a member only event, seats are limited. All members are required to wear a Business Card during the event for identification purposes. We are unable to accommodate non-member guests at this briefing.
*Please note that the event is strictly off the record. Members should not record or share the content of this briefing via email or any form of social media such as WeChat, Weibo, LinkedIn, etc. Members who violate these rules will be subject to disciplinary actions.
5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Check In & Networking
6:00 PM - 6:10 PM
Welcome Remarks by AmCham Shanghai President Eric Zheng
6:10 PM - 6:30 PM
CG Walker’s Remarks
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Q & A
7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Consul General at U.S. Consulate Shanghai
Scott Walker is a career member of the U.S. Senior Foreign Service and Consul General at the U.S Consulate General in Shanghai. He previous assignment was Director of the Office of Korean and Mongolian affairs and from 2018-2021 he was the Spokesperson at the U.S. Embassy in Beijing. He has served as the Republic of Korea Unit Chief in the Office of Korean Affairs; the Public Affairs Officer at the U.S. Consulate General in Toronto; the Press Officer at the U.S. Consulate General in Shanghai; the “embedded” Public Diplomacy Officer at the Office of Korean Affairs; and as a Pearson Fellow on Capitol Hill. He has a BA from the University of California at Santa Cruz and an MA from San Francisco State University.