Sunday, May 31, 2015

20..21-May-2015 BOAO Youth Forum for Asia (Hong Kong)


“2015 BOAO YOUTH FORUM FOR ASIA (HONG KONG)” held at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre on 20h & 21st May, under the theme “Asia in Restructuring: Vision and Action of Youth”.


The two-day forum endeavors to bring an in-depth exploration from the aspects of education, science and technology, entrepreneurship, innovation and culture:
  • Looking back at University Life from a Job Employment: Reform of a Modern Education System
  • Intelligent Society in the Mobile Internet Era
  • The age of Asian innovation - creative talents and innovative culture
  • Outlook of the Global Economy in 2015: New Market Environment faced by Asian Enterprises
I was invited  by the Y Elites Association to participate in the panel: Intelligent Society in the Mobile Internet Era (Day 1, 20-May-2015)

Discussing:

  • The popularity of intelligent computers and mobile internet are instrumental in revolutionizing commercial, societal and even our daily lives. How does the intelligentization trend change our modern society and lifestyles? What kind of changes would take place? 
  • What are the development trends and current highlights of intelligent technology?
  • At the time when intelligent technology brings us great convenience and our society are getting more dependent on internet, what are the new threats emerged from internet security to personal data privacy that should be highly addressed and concerned?
Moderator:
  • Chee Sing CHAN, Content Strategist, Edelman
Panelists:
  • Herbert CHIA, Vice President of Alibaba Group
  • Witman HUNG, The President of InternetProfessional Association
  • Philip KANG, Co-founder and CEO of Smart2on Limited
  • Yesha SIVAN, The Executive Director of the Coller Institute of Venture, Tel Aviv University
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More about the BOAO Forum and the Y Elites.


Monday, May 25, 2015

28-May-2015 (NEW DATE): “Meet the Professor in PolyU HK: "Design Your Next Future"” Session

PolyU will be launching the Executive Master in Meaningful Innovation (EMMI) in September 2015.

For those interested - I will be meeting potential candidates during my coming visit to Hong Kong. 


Join our "“Design Your Next Future"” session to learn more about the programme from our Programme Director, Prof. Yesha Sivan, and discuss your aspiration to become an innovation leader in our unique cove on the 13th Floor of the Jockey Club Innovation Tower.

Date:   Thursday 28 May 2015 (Thursday)
Time:   2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Venue: V1101, 11/F, Jockey Club Innovation Tower (V Core)

Contact to reserve your place:
Tel:          (852) 3400 8483
Email:      wanze.li@polyu.edu.hk

To learn more visit our website:  http://www.polyudesign.com/emmi