As part of StartmeupHK 2021, The Mills Fabrica will organize an ecosystem summit event – a half-day conference with panel discussions about “Strengthening Hong Kong Innovation Ecosystems” on 28 May 2021 (Fri), 1 pm – 4 pm HKT. The discussion will focus on fostering Hong Kong talents development, facilitating business collaboration particularly within the Greater Bay Area, and promoting Hong Kong as a sustainability hub. Our Vice President and Deputy Secretary General, Ms. Tracy Wong Harris, will share her viewpoints on the roles of green and sustainable finance in driving the carbon neutrality goal in Panel session 3.
The ecosystem summit event will start with an overall keynote about building HK’s innovation ecosystem and followed by 3 different panels:
- Fostering Hong Kong talent development
How can Hong Kong best nurture scientific/ tech and business talent for the innovation and startup scene? What are key skills and initiatives to help ensure Hong Kong can have a thriving pool of talent in our ecosystem?
- Strengthening ecosystem cooperation and collaboration in the Greater Bay Area
The growth of the Greater Bay Area has presented significant business opportunities for startups. How can we enable entrepreneurs to explore and make the most of opportunities in the Greater Bay Area, understand the government policy and grow in the market?
- Developing Hong Kong as a sustainability hub through innovation
Sustainability and ESG has emerged as a business imperative from 2020. How can Hong Kong help become a hub for sustainability and how can innovations help accelerate our transition to a net-zero and circular economy?