Agenda

Programme Rundown

8:30 a.m.
Registration
9:00 a.m.
Welcoming Remarks
RYC-Wong
Professor Y.C. Richard Wong, SBS, JP

Director of the Hong Kong Institute of Economics and Business Strategy,
Chair Professor of Economics, Provost and Deputy Vice-Chancellor, HKU

9:05 a.m.
Keynote Session (via video conference)
Paul-Romer
Professor Paul Romer

2018 Nobel Laureate in Economic Sciences and
University Professor in Economics at New York University

9:45 a.m.
Panel Discussion
Moderator:
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Professor Hongbin Cai
Chair Professor of Economics, Dean of HKU Business School
Panellists:
Laura-Cha
Mrs. Laura M Cha

Chairman, HKEX

Victor-Fung
Dr. Victor K. Fung
Group Chairman, Fung Group
Paul-Romer
Professor Paul Romer

2018 Nobel Laureate in Economic Sciences and
University Professor in Economics at New York University

RYC-Wong
Professor Y.C. Richard Wong, SBS, JP
Director of the Hong Kong Institute of Economics and Business Strategy, Chair Professor of Economics, Provost and Deputy Vice-Chancellor, HKU 
10:30 a.m.

Break

10:45 p.m.

Keynote Session
Paul-Chan
The Honourable Paul Chan Mo-po, GBM, GBS, MH, JP
Financial Secretary, The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region

11:00 a.m.

Session 1 – Restructuring of Hong Kong Economy
Moderator:
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Professor Wing Suen
Chair Professor of Economics, HKU Business School
Panellists:
Tara-Joseph
Ms. Tara Joseph
President, American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong
Fredrick Ma
Professor Frederick Ma Si-hang, GBS, JP

Honorary Professor, HKU Business School
Council Chairman, The Education University of Hong Kong

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Professor Heiwai Tang
Professor in Economics, HKU Business School
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Mr. Edward Yau Tang-wah, GBS, JP

Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development,
The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region

12:00 noon

Session 2 – Land and Housing Reforms
Moderator:
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Dr. Stephen Ching
Associate Professor in Economics, HKU Business School
Panellists:
Mr. Adam Kwok
Mr. Adam Kwok Kai-fai
Executive Director, Sun Hung Kai Properties
Mr Kwok-Chuen Kwok
Mr. Kwok-chuen Kwok, BBS, JP
Chief Executive Officer of the Hong Kong Academy of Finance
RYC-Wong
Professor Y.C. Richard Wong, SBS, JP
Director of the Hong Kong Institute of Economics and Business Strategy, Chair Professor of Economics, Provost and Deputy Vice-Chancellor, HKU
Stephen-Wong
Mr. Stephen Wong

Deputy Executive Director and
Head of Public Policy Institute, Our Hong Kong Foundation

1:00 p.m.

Lunch

2:00 p.m.
Session 3 – Government Reforms and Market Development
Moderator:
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Professor Zhigang Tao

HSBC Professor in Global Economy and Business Strategy,
HKU Business School

Panellists:
Edward-Chen
Professor Edward K Y Chen, CBE, GBS, JP
Chairman of Board, HKU SPACE
Professor Zhiwu Chen
Professor Zhiwu Chen
Chair Professor of Finance, HKU Business School Director, Asia Global Institute
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Professor Yuk-fai Fong

Professor in Management & Strategy and Economics,
HKU Business School

Anna-Wu
Ms. Anna Wu Hung-yuk, GBS, JP
Founding Chairperson, Competition Commission
3:00 p.m.
Session 4 – Ageing, Population and Poverty
Moderator:
Dr. Maurice Tse
Dr. Maurice K.S. Tse, JP
Principal Lecturer in Finance, HKU Business School
Panellists:
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Ms. Cecilia Ho
President, Lee Hysan Foundation
Dr. Lam Ching-choi
Dr The Honourable Lam Ching-choi, SBS, JP

Chairman, Elderly Commission

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Professor S. H. Paul Lau
Professor in Economics, HKU Business School
Dr. Law Chi-kwong
Dr. Law Chi-kwong, GBS, JP

Secretary for Labour and Welfare,
The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region

4:00 p.m.
Session 5 – Education, Inequality and Social Mobility
Moderator:
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Dr. Stephen Y Chiu

Associate Professor in Economics, HKU Business School

Panellists:
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Professor Hongbin Cai

Chair Professor of Economics, Dean of HKU Business School

Mr Stark Chan
Mr. Stark Chan, BBS
Founder of Bull-B Technology
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Prof Cheng Kai Ming
Professor Kai-ming Cheng

Emeritus Professor, Social Contexts and Policies of Education, HKU

Ada Wong
Ms. Ada Y K Wong, JP

Chairperson, Ednovators
Convenor, The Good Lab

5:00 p.m.
End of Conference

Language: English (with Mandarin simultaneous interpretation)