LingU Campus Sharing_Paving the way for ESG/Sustainability Careers!

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The Campus Sharing Series is the finale after the ESG Achievement Awards Presentation Ceremony with the aim to promote and pass on the ESG knowledge and the latest ESG development in Hong Kong to younger generations in the universities.

In this webinar, experts from different well-known firms will share their ESG knowledges, experiences, advices and insights on ESG & Sustainability related job prospect. Our Under Secretary General, Ms. Jenny Lee, will share on “ESG & Green Finance Development in Hong Kong”.

17:00-17:05
Opening remarks: Mr Wilson Kwok, Founder of Institute of ESG & Benchmark

17:05-17:35
Session 1 – Overview & introductory concept of ESG

1) Guest Speaker: Ms Jenny Lee, Under Secretary General of Hong Kong Green Finance Association
Sharing Topics:
“ESG & Green Finance Development in Hong Kong”

2) Guest Speaker: Dr. Harry Wu, Research Assistant Professor at the Department of Accountancy of Lingnan University
Sharing Topic:
“How carbon emissions and climate risk affect corporate financing? Firm-level evidence worldwide.”

17:35-18:15
Session 2 – Analyse ESG and sustainability issues among companies

1) Guest Speaker: Ms Zoe Leung, ESG Assistant Consultant of Allied Sustainability and Environmental Consultants Group Limited
Sharing Topic:
“Best Practices to Drive ESG and Sustainability in a Corporate Setting.”

2) Guest Speaker: Mr Russell Yau, Chief Executive Officer of 1Source Limited
Sharing Topics:
“How can we advocate for ESG as a consumer?”

18:15-18:50
Session 3 (Panel Discussion) – What is the future employment prospect of ESG & Sustainability?

Moderator:
Dr. Harry Wu, Research Assistant Professor at the Department of Accountancy of Lingnan University

Panelists:
Ms Jenny Lee, Under Secretary General of Hong Kong Green Finance Association

Ms Sarah Ng, Team Assistant Manager and Business Development Representative of Allied Sustainability and Environmental Consultants Group Limited

Mr Russell Yau, Chief Executive Officer of 1Source Limited

Location
Zoom
Date
11 November, 2021
Time
5 pm - 7 pm HKT
Organisers
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