Mingling Session
Welcoming Speech
Workshop: Building a High Performance Hack Team
Closing Ceremony & Group Photos
Lunch Break
Registration
Kimberly ShumRon Lai
  • Kimberly Shum (Moderator at CUHK Business School)

    Kimberly Shum

    Moderator at CUHK Business School

    Kimberly was raised in both California and Hong Kong. She is a CUHK MBA candidate and currently working in an HK Asset management listed company. As well she acquired diving instructor qualification from National Association of Underwater Instructors (US NAUI).

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  • Ron Lai (CUHK MBA candidate)

    Ron Lai

    CUHK MBA candidate

    Ron is born and raised in Hong Kong and he is an engineer specialized in Cybersecurity and ICT industry. He is a CUHK MBA candidates and is working in a multi-national railway operator, which based in Hong Kong. His main duties are to conduct design on communication systems and provide cybersecurity input for the new railway projects.

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Welcoming Speech
Jonathan Lai
  • Jonathan Lai (Chairman at China Hong Kong Culture Exchange Association)

    Jonathan Lai

    Chairman at China Hong Kong Culture Exchange Association

    Mr. Jonathan Lai is the Chairman of the China Hong Kong Culture Exchange Association and the EDUC Advisory Committee of Hong Kong Baptist University. He has been a school head of two secondary schools in Hong Kong after leaving the HK-SAR Education Bureau before the turn of the century. He is now the principal of his alma mater, Lee Kau Yan Memorial School.

    Mr. Lai has immense interest in studying the governance of public organizations and exploring ways to get these public corporations such as schools connected with the community and the global environment. He holds a Master Degree in public administration conferred by the University of Hong Kong and one in Language Studies awarded by the Hong Kong Baptist University on top of his B.A. (Hons.) in Chinese and English granted by the Chinese University of Hong Kong.

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Opening Address
Amir LatiDavid ChungChan Eric
  • Amir Lati (Consul General at the State of Israel in Hong Kong SAR and Macao SAR)

    Amir Lati

    Consul General at the State of Israel in Hong Kong SAR and Macao SAR

    CG Lati has been a career diplomat for the past 22 years and is not new to China and Asia.

    Right before arriving in Hong Kong, he was Director of North East Asia department at Israel’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ Asia and Pacific division (2019-2021).

    He was also Consul General of Israel in Chengdu (2014-2018) and Deputy Consul General of Israel in Shanghai (2006-2010).

    He has received an MBA in Finance and Organizational Behavior from Tel Aviv University, MA in Democratic Studies from Open University of Israel and BA in Economics and Chinese Studies from Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

    He speaks Hebrew and English, with basic Korean. He has attended Beijing University and is proficient in Chinese.

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  • David Chung (Under Secretary at Innovation & Technology Bureau)

    David Chung

    Under Secretary at Innovation & Technology Bureau

    Dr. David Chung Wai-keung JP is currently the Under Secretary for Innovation and Technology of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region since 1 March 2016. Prior to being appointed to the position, Dr. Chung worked as Chief Technology Officer (2011 - 2016) and Head of IT Office (2008 - 2010) at Hong Kong Cyberport Management Company Limited. He was also a winner of the “China Top 5 CIO Award” in 2013.

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  • Chan Eric (Chief Public Mission Officer at Hong Kong Cyberport Management Company Limited)

    Chan Eric

    Chief Public Mission Officer at Hong Kong Cyberport Management Company Limited

    Ir. Eric Chan is the Chief Public Mission Officer of the Hong Kong Cyberport. Chan is in charge of the public mission operation at Cyberport, building the ecosystem of nurturing start-ups from inspiring the next generation, through nurturing the entrepreneurial spirit, to empowering global ambition, through comprehensive entrepreneurship programmes with funding and other value-added services.

    Chan has over 30 years of experience in the ICT industry, a chartered engineer, a chartered marketer, and a Fellow of Institution of Engineering & Technology (UK). Prior to joining Cyberport, Chan held various senior positions in global ICT companies including Hutchison, PCCW, Cable & Wireless HKT etc.. Chan has been active in public services, especially in education and industrial training, professional bodies, and charitable organisations. Chan is the Chairman of Knowledge Management Development Center, Chairman of Industrial Training Advisory Committee (ICT Sector) and serves on a number of advisory committees under Education Bureau and Home Affairs Bureau. He also serves on advisory boards and mentorship programs at the University of Hong Kong, the Chinese University of Hong Kong and the Education University of Hong Kong.

    Chan holds a BSc. (Hon) degree in Engineering from University of London, an MBA in Finance from Manchester Business School and received Senior Executive Education from INSEAD (France) and IESE (Spain) business schools.

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Forum 1- The path of entrepreneurs
Ernest ChanLydia LeungLamia RAHMANKimberly ShumMaggie WangRon Lai
  • Ernest Chan (Founder and Project Manager of AESIR Limited)

    Ernest Chan

    Founder and Project Manager of AESIR Limited
  • Lydia Leung (CEO of Belun Technology)

    Lydia Leung

    CEO of Belun Technology
  • Lamia RAHMAN (Business Developer at Seekr)

    Lamia RAHMAN

    Business Developer at Seekr
  • Kimberly Shum (Moderator at CUHK Business School)

    Kimberly Shum

    Moderator at CUHK Business School
  • Maggie Wang (founder of Beth Bioinformatics Co., Ltd at BethBio)

    Maggie Wang

    founder of Beth Bioinformatics Co., Ltd at BethBio
  • Ron Lai (CUHK MBA candidate)

    Ron Lai

    CUHK MBA candidate
Dialogue 1- What color is your parachute?
Press Conference
Forum 2- Opportunities Brought by Tripartite force to Foster Youth’s Dispositions in Innovation and Technology Development
Andrew Chi-Fai CHAN, SBS, JPChan EricAlbert KoBenson LamNelson Tang Leung SangTim WooMarco Fok
  • Andrew Chi-Fai CHAN, SBS, JP

    Andrew Chi-Fai CHAN, SBS, JP

  • Chan Eric (Chief Public Mission Officer at Hong Kong Cyberport Management Company Limited)

    Chan Eric

    Chief Public Mission Officer at Hong Kong Cyberport Management Company Limited
  • Albert Ko (Lingnan University)

    Albert Ko

    Lingnan University
  • Benson Lam

    Benson Lam

  • Nelson Tang Leung Sang

    Nelson Tang Leung Sang

  • Tim Woo (Chairman at Institution of Engineering & Technology Hong Kong)

    Tim Woo

    Chairman at Institution of Engineering & Technology Hong Kong
  • Marco Fok (Deputy Convenor, Youth Development Committee at Unleash Foundation)

    Marco Fok

    Deputy Convenor, Youth Development Committee at Unleash Foundation
Dialogue 2Incubation Track
Networking Break
Forum 3- Startup: from zero to oneGrowth Landscape
Bong ChanTerence ChongRichard ChungAndy LiuKimberly ShumSamson Tam, JPLianna YuenRon Lai
  • Bong Chan (Chairman at Federation of Hong Kong Industries Group 18)

    Bong Chan

    Chairman at Federation of Hong Kong Industries Group 18
  • Terence Chong

    Terence Chong

  • Richard Chung

    Richard Chung

  • Andy Liu (Investment Director of China Resources)

    Andy Liu

    Investment Director of China Resources
  • Kimberly Shum (Moderator at CUHK Business School)

    Kimberly Shum

    Moderator at CUHK Business School
  • Samson Tam, JP (Chairman at Group Sense (International) Ltd)

    Samson Tam, JP

    Chairman at Group Sense (International) Ltd
  • Lianna Yuen (Founder of Heart to Hear)

    Lianna Yuen

    Founder of Heart to Hear
  • Ron Lai (CUHK MBA candidate)

    Ron Lai

    CUHK MBA candidate
Dialogue 3How Strong is your decision?
Closing Speech
Nelson Yip, MH
  • Nelson Yip, MH (Founding CEO of EP Venture)

    Nelson Yip, MH

    Founding CEO of EP Venture

    Nelson is a serial entrepreneur, the Founding CEO and Director of EP Venture Limited, a business strategy consultancy, and Appetizup Company Limited, an ESG consultancy. He provides advisory services to transform start-ups, public organizations, and private firms into efficient and sustainable businesses, with a focus on green energy, electronic commerce, and technology to improve business models. Nelson is also the Founding President of Unleash Foundation, an NGO that emphasizes social empowerment through education, and the Founding President of the China Hong Kong Culture Exchange Association, an NGO that promotes inclusion through cross-cultural exchange.

    China Hong Kong Cultural Exchange Association is committed to providing a platform for cultural exchange between Hong Kong and international through organizing a wide variety of programs. The Association also contributes to discovering talents and nurturing incubation projects in the Greater Bay Area. It also established a collaborative and cooperative platform for professionals from different fields to improve communication and get inspired from each other, then lead to a stage of co-creation for producing positive social capitals. Promoting shared and co-created values and collaborated messages to future leaders helps to shorten the gap among people from different cultural backgrounds and build an integrated society.

    Nelson has also served in trade industries and IT committees of various government and non-government bodies, focusing on consultancy services for technological and sustainable business practices and other government statutory bodies as members of the board of directors.

    Nelson was also a Torch Bearer in the 2008 Beijing Olympics and a recipient of the HKSAR Government’s Medal of Honor in sports promotion for disabled athletes. Nelson’s story is about resilience, not disability. Nelson graduated from the Chinese University of Hong Kong with a bachelor’s degree in Statistics and Computer Science and a master’s degree in Business Administration. He also holds a master’s degree in Quantitative Analysis in Business from the City University of Hong Kong from there he was conferred an Honorary Fellow. He serves as an honorary lecturer in various local Universities and was awarded Lion Rock Entrepreneur Award as well as was conferred an Honorary Fellow from Lingnan University in October 2021.

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Closing Ceremony and Group Photos
Kimberly ShumRon Lai
  • Kimberly Shum (Moderator at CUHK Business School)

    Kimberly Shum

    Moderator at CUHK Business School

    Kimberly was raised in both California and Hong Kong. She is a CUHK MBA candidate and currently working in an HK Asset management listed company. As well she acquired diving instructor qualification from National Association of Underwater Instructors (US NAUI).

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  • Ron Lai (CUHK MBA candidate)

    Ron Lai

    CUHK MBA candidate

    Ron is born and raised in Hong Kong and he is an engineer specialized in Cybersecurity and ICT industry. He is a CUHK MBA candidates and is working in a multi-national railway operator, which based in Hong Kong. His main duties are to conduct design on communication systems and provide cybersecurity input for the new railway projects.

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Registration
Opening Session
Keynote SpeechDesign thinking I

What is design thinking and how to apply it in the business world ?

Design thinking training I
Break
Keynote SpeechDesign thinking II

What is design thinking and how to apply it in the business world?

Lunch Break
Design thinking training II
Panel DiscussionFintech

1) Panel discussion among guests
2) Brainstorming and discussion

Panel DiscussionEdu tech

1) Panel discussion among guests
2) Brainstorming and discussion

Break
Panel DiscussionClimate Change Tech

1) Panel discussion among guests
2) Brainstorming and discussion

Design thinking training III

Group sketching and brainwriting

Wrap-up for Day 1
Dinner Break
Design Session (Optional)
Registration
Keynote SpeechProduct Prototyping I

How to design, develop and bring a product to the market?

Break
Keynote SpeechProduct Prototyping II

How to design, develop and bring a product to the market?

Design Session
Lunch Break
Design Session & Presentation Preparation

(02:30PM-04:00PM) Presentation Clinic

Presentation & Feedback
Closing Ceremony
Registration
Opening Session
Nelson Yip, MH

Welcoming Remarks

Keynote Speech 1: Overview of the Greater Bay Area

Keynote Speech 2: Introduction of Guangdong Province's participation in the Greater Bay Area

  • Nelson Yip, MH (Founding CEO of EP Venture)

    Nelson Yip, MH

    Founding CEO of EP Venture
Virtual Tour to Shenzhen

Virtual Tour to the City
1. VR Tour
2. Keynote Speech
3. Q&A Session

Virtual Tour to Enterprises

Lunch Break
Virtual Tour to Guangzhou

Virtual Tour to the City
1. VR Tour
2. Keynote Speech
3. Q&A Session

Virtual Tour to Enterprises

Virtual Tour to Foshan

Virtual Tour to the City
1. VR Tour
2. Keynote Speech
3. Q&A Session

Virtual Tour to Enterprises

Ending Session

Concluding Remarks

Opening Ceremony
Nelson Yip, MH
  • Nelson Yip, MH (Founding CEO of EP Venture)

    Nelson Yip, MH

    Founding CEO of EP Venture

    Nelson is a serial entrepreneur, the Founding CEO and Director of EP Venture Limited, a business strategy consultancy, and Appetizup Company Limited, an ESG consultancy. He provides advisory services to transform start-ups, public organizations, and private firms into efficient and sustainable businesses, with a focus on green energy, electronic commerce, and technology to improve business models. Nelson is also the Founding President of Unleash Foundation, an NGO that emphasizes social empowerment through education, and the Founding President of the China Hong Kong Culture Exchange Association, an NGO that promotes inclusion through cross-cultural exchange.

    China Hong Kong Cultural Exchange Association is committed to providing a platform for cultural exchange between Hong Kong and international through organizing a wide variety of programs. The Association also contributes to discovering talents and nurturing incubation projects in the Greater Bay Area. It also established a collaborative and cooperative platform for professionals from different fields to improve communication and get inspired from each other, then lead to a stage of co-creation for producing positive social capitals. Promoting shared and co-created values and collaborated messages to future leaders helps to shorten the gap among people from different cultural backgrounds and build an integrated society.

    Nelson has also served in trade industries and IT committees of various government and non-government bodies, focusing on consultancy services for technological and sustainable business practices and other government statutory bodies as members of the board of directors.

    Nelson was also a Torch Bearer in the 2008 Beijing Olympics and a recipient of the HKSAR Government’s Medal of Honor in sports promotion for disabled athletes. Nelson’s story is about resilience, not disability. Nelson graduated from the Chinese University of Hong Kong with a bachelor’s degree in Statistics and Computer Science and a master’s degree in Business Administration. He also holds a master’s degree in Quantitative Analysis in Business from the City University of Hong Kong from there he was conferred an Honorary Fellow. He serves as an honorary lecturer in various local Universities and was awarded Lion Rock Entrepreneur Award as well as was conferred an Honorary Fellow from Lingnan University in October 2021.

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Presentations (1-5)

All selected groups shall present within 18 minutes (15 minutes presentation & 3 minutes Q&A MAX)

Break
Presentations (6-10)

All selected groups should present within 18 minutes (15 minutes presentation & 3 minutes Q&A MAX)

Closing Ceremony
Nelson Yip, MH
  • Nelson Yip, MH (Founding CEO of EP Venture)

    Nelson Yip, MH

    Founding CEO of EP Venture

    Nelson is a serial entrepreneur, the Founding CEO and Director of EP Venture Limited, a business strategy consultancy, and Appetizup Company Limited, an ESG consultancy. He provides advisory services to transform start-ups, public organizations, and private firms into efficient and sustainable businesses, with a focus on green energy, electronic commerce, and technology to improve business models. Nelson is also the Founding President of Unleash Foundation, an NGO that emphasizes social empowerment through education, and the Founding President of the China Hong Kong Culture Exchange Association, an NGO that promotes inclusion through cross-cultural exchange.

    China Hong Kong Cultural Exchange Association is committed to providing a platform for cultural exchange between Hong Kong and international through organizing a wide variety of programs. The Association also contributes to discovering talents and nurturing incubation projects in the Greater Bay Area. It also established a collaborative and cooperative platform for professionals from different fields to improve communication and get inspired from each other, then lead to a stage of co-creation for producing positive social capitals. Promoting shared and co-created values and collaborated messages to future leaders helps to shorten the gap among people from different cultural backgrounds and build an integrated society.

    Nelson has also served in trade industries and IT committees of various government and non-government bodies, focusing on consultancy services for technological and sustainable business practices and other government statutory bodies as members of the board of directors.

    Nelson was also a Torch Bearer in the 2008 Beijing Olympics and a recipient of the HKSAR Government’s Medal of Honor in sports promotion for disabled athletes. Nelson’s story is about resilience, not disability. Nelson graduated from the Chinese University of Hong Kong with a bachelor’s degree in Statistics and Computer Science and a master’s degree in Business Administration. He also holds a master’s degree in Quantitative Analysis in Business from the City University of Hong Kong from there he was conferred an Honorary Fellow. He serves as an honorary lecturer in various local Universities and was awarded Lion Rock Entrepreneur Award as well as was conferred an Honorary Fellow from Lingnan University in October 2021.

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