The South China Morning Post Presents the Inaugural Future of Work Summit: Accelerating the Future of Work Now

Hong Kong, (July 18, 2023) – The South China Morning Post (SCMP) is proud to present its inaugural Future of Work Summit, which will take place on July 27th at the JW Marriott Hong Kong

This hybrid summit will convene business leaders, policymakers and academics to discuss and debate key strategies that Hong Kong must now act upon to shape the global workforce of tomorrow: to reverse the city’s talent deficit, to foster AI & automation while remedying trends of job displacement, to bolster Hong Kong’s position as a biotech hub, to lay a solid foundation for the city’s GBA development goals, and many more. 

The full agenda can be accessed here.

Our esteemed speakers on the day include:

  • Jeff Sze, Acting Secretary for Education, The Government for HKSAR
  • Prof. Rocky S. Tuan, Vice-Chancellor and President, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Prof. Seen Meng Chew, Associate Dean for External Engagement, Associate Professor of PRactice, Department of Finance, The Chinese University of Hong Kong Business School
  • Joanna Hotung, Founder of the KG Group, Director of Hotung Mills Education Foundation
  • Eileen Burnett-Kant, Chief Human Resources Officer, CLP Holdings Limited
  • Michael T. B. Chan, Managing Director, MTR Lab Company Limited
  • Toni Younes, Founder and CEO, Paul Lafayet 
  • Mei Mei Ng, General Manager; LinkedIn Hong Kong
  • Victor Kwok, Assistant Research Director, Head of Education and Youth Research, Our Hong Kong Foundation and more!

A full list of the conference’s speakers can be accessed here

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The South China Morning Post is a leading global news company that has reported on China and Asia for more than a century. Founded in 1903, SCMP is headquartered in Hong Kong, where it is the city’s newspaper of record, with a growing correspondent staff across Asia and the United States. SCMP’s vision is to “Elevate Thought” and our mission is to “Lead the global conversation on Hong Kong, mainland China and Asia”. It is the recipient of hundreds of awards for its journalistic excellence, from such prestigious organisations as the World Association of News Publishers and the Online News Association. SCMP also publishes a portfolio of premium lifestyle and fashion titles in Hong Kong including Cosmopolitan, ELLE, Esquire and Harper’s BAZAAR. In 2020, SCMP became the first news organisation in Asia to join the Trust Project, a consortium of top news companies developing global transparency standards for credible journalism.

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