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Future City Summit 2017 @The University of Hong Kong

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FUTURE CITY SUMMIT 2017 @The University of Hong Kong


The Future City Summit 2017 is a five-day academic program to be held in late July 2017 in Hong Kong, supported by The University of Hong Kong, Smart City Consortium and WWF. The main theme this year is Fast Forward to 2030: Megacity – The New Land of Opportunity and Crisis as we noted, while the population in the major cities, like Shanghai and Shenzhen, is booming, some problems but some opportunities in the megacities are arising.


Resonating with the major trends, we are organizing thematic forums in four different major issues of megacities – Smart Technology, Sustainability and Green Living, Entrepreneurship & Development and Humanitarian Affairs. These major topic are covered for giving you a holistic view on the opportunities and crisis of megacities, under the globalization context.


The 5 day conference features:

a) Experience the HKU tradition: High table dinner

b) Design thinking workshop @KPMG

c) Field studies to world class infrastructure facilities in Hong Kong

d) Explore the culture of the city guided by local students

e) First UN SDGs-oriented hackathon in Hong Kong coached by entrepreneurs and judged by Venture Capitalists.


Highlighted confirmed guest speakers include:

a) HK Legislative Councilors Miss Regina Ip and Mr. Charles Mok

b) Dr. Winnie Tang, Mr. Daniel Chun, Mr. Jason Ngan, Mr. Emil Chan, from Smart City Consortium

b) Mr. Julian Vella from KPMG, Mr. CW Cheung from WWF, Mr. Edward Chan from Henderson Land

c) Founder of famous startups such as GoGoVan, Moneyhero and UberEat


This unrivalled conference brings together city representatives of elite students and young professionals to critically analyze global and regional issues, propose constructive solutions and envision the ideal future cities.


Future City Summit 2017

E-Mail: info@futurecitysummit.org

Website: http://www.futurecitysummit.org/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/futurecitysummit/

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