Greater Bay Area Conference: Inclusive Growth through Innovation and Sustainability
Greater Bay Area Conference: Inclusive Growth through Innovation and Sustainability

Co-organized by China Daily and Silk Road Economic Development Research Center, the 5th Greater Bay Area Conference, previously known as Belt and Road Conference, is expected to examine how various sectors, including financial services, trading and logistics, and professional services, can work together to reap opportunities in the Greater Bay Area, as well as the evolution of smart healthcare and the opportunities it opens up across the sector and other peripheral industries.

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08:45-09:45 Delegate Registration and Networking
09:45-09:50 Introduction by the Emcee
09:50-10:00 Welcoming Remarks

Mr. ZHOU Li, Editorial Board Member, China Daily Group; Publisher & Editor-in Chief, China Daily Asia Pacific

Mr. Joseph CHAN Nap-kee, Chairman, Silk Road Economic Development Research Center
10:00-10:20 Keynote Address

The Honourable Mr. C Y LEUNG, GBM, GBS, JP
Vice Chairman, The National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference
10:20-11:20 Panel Discussion I: “Cross-sector Business Collaboration in the Greater Bay Area”

This panel gathers speakers from key industries in Hong Kong, including financial services, trading and logistics, and professional services, to examine how various sectors can work together to reap opportunities in the Greater Bay Area.

Panel Chair:
Prof. CHEN Kwan Yiu Edward, GBS, CBE, JP, Chairman, HKU School of Professional and Continuing Education

Panelists:
Dr. FU Yuning, Chairman, China Resources Group

Prof. SHEN Minghao, Dean, Great Bay Area Institute (Guangdong, Hongkong, Macau)

Mr. Pantazis THERIANOS, Chief Executive Officer, Euroterra Capital

Dr. Thomas S. T. SO, Chairman of Belt and Road Committee and Greater Bay Area Working Group, The Law Society of Hong Kong
11:20-11:30 Open Q&A for Delegates
11:30-11:50 Coffee Break
11:50-12:50 Panel Discussion II: “Evolution of Smart Healthcare: Technology & Connected Data”

This panel brings together speakers from the insurance industry, healthcare services and biotech sector to talk about the evolution of smart healthcare including big data analysis, and the opportunities it opens up across the sector and other peripheral industries.

Panel Chair:
Prof. Hong FUNG, JP, Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer, CUHK Medical Centre

Panelists:
Mr. Ricky Yin-To CHIU, Founder & CEO, PHASE Scientific

Prof. Chung-Mau LO, Hospital Chief Executive, The University of Hong Kong-Shenzhen Hospital

Prof. Anthony T Y WU, GBS, JP, Standing Committee Member, Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference National Committee

Mr. Gary ZHANG, Chairman, Oriental Patron / iCarbonX Health Care Investment and Business Committee
12:50-13:00 Open Q&A for Delegates
13:00-14:30 Lunch Dialogue: Shenzhen as a Pilot Demonstration Area: Opportunities and Challenges for Hong Kong

Panel Chair :
Prof. Witman HUNG, JP, Principal Liaison Officer for Hong Kong, Shenzhen Qianhai Authority

Speaker:
Dr. GUO Wanda, Executive Vice President, China Development Institute
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