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Event Date Tue Aug 17 EDT - Thu Aug 19 EDT (2 months ago)
Location Virtual Conference
Region All

The South China Morning Post’s that the said conference returns once again this year as a virtual conference bringing together business leaders, sustainability practitioners and policy makers from Hong Kong and across the region to discuss and debate how we can change the way we do things today to build back better in order to protect our planet and improve lives and livelihoods. Over the course of three days, experts will deliberate on key issues, growth opportunities and urgent priorities in sustainable investments, sustainable technology, and diversity and inclusion.


2021 Speakers

Mr. Terence Chow
Head of Wealth Management, Asia, RBC

Mr. Gary Liu
CEO, South China Morning Post

Hon. Wong Kam-sing
Secretary for the Environment, Government of the HKSAR

Dr. Steve Howard
Chief Sustainability Officer, Temasek International

YB Syed Saddiq Abdul Rahman
Former Minister, Youth & Sports, Member, Parliament, Muar, Co-Founder, Malaysian United Democratic Alliance (MUDA)

Ms. Louise Emmanuelle d.G. Mabulo
Founder, The Cacao Project


Ms. Shalini Mahtani, MBE
Founder, The Zubin Foundation and Community Business

Mr. Stefan Phang
Global Director for Sustainability & Creating Shared Value (CSV), Diversey

Mr. Thomas Tsao
Founding Partner, Gobi Partners

Ms. Esther An
Chief Sustainability Officer, City Developments Limited

Mr. Ong Pang Yen
Executive Director, Sunway Group

Ms. Helen Burdett
Lead, Circular Economy Innovation, World Economic Forum

Ms. Amie Lai
Senior Sustainable Development Manager, Swire Properties Limited

Ms. SzeKi Sim
Executive Director, Community & Brand, SGInnovate

Ms. Tanah Lee Sullivan
Group Head of Sustainability, Gojek

Mr. Franz Cerwinka
SVP & President, Emerging Markets, Xylem, Inc.

Ms. Jenica Dizon
Country Director, Waves For Water Philippines

Ms. Isabelle Decitre
Founder & CEO, ID Capital

Mr. Martin Lemoine
Unit Head, Agribusiness Investment Team, Private Sector Operations Department, Asian Development Bank

Mr. Anton Wibowo
CEO, Trendlines Agrifood Innovation Centre Pte. Ltd. (AFIC)

Mr. Walden Lam
Co-founder and CEO, Unspun

Ms. Yuni Choi
Director of Investments, RS Group Asia

Ms. Noor Quek
CEO & FOUNDER, NQ International Pte. Ltd.

Ms. Jasmine Duan
Investment Strategist, RBC Wealth Management, Asia

Mr. Erdal Elver
President and Chief Executive Officer, Siemens Ltd., Hong Kong and Macao

Mr. Kenny Koo
Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer, Hutchison Telecommunications Hong Kong Holdings Limited

Mr. Scott Reinhart
Founder and Managing Director, Brawn Capital

Mr. Sopnendu Mohanty
Chief Fintech Officer, Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS)

Ms. Tan Bin Ru
CEO (Southeast Asia), OneConnect Financial Technology, Co-Chairwoman, Blockchain Association Singapore

Mr. Anthony Thomas
Chairman, MoMo

Mr. Michael Dean
Founding Partner, AgFunder

Ms. Shen Ming Lee
Author, Hungry For Disruption: How Tech Innovations Will Nourish 10 Billion By 2050

Mr. Ryan Gersava
Founder and President, Virtualahan

Ms. Grace Lau
Culture Transformation Partner, Atrain

Ms. Pamela Chng
Co-Founder, The Bettr Group

Mr. Jonathan Ly
Chief of Staff to the CEO and Head of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Richemont Asia Pacific

Ms. Katrina Lee
CEO and Co-Founder, Savour!

Ms. Amra Naidoo
Co-Founder of Accelerating Asia, General Partner at Accelerating Asia Ventures

Mr. Khairul Rusydi
Co-Founder & CEO, Reactor School


Ms. Nicole Denholder
Founder, Next Chapter Ventures

Mr. Eric Ng
Correspondent, South China Morning Post

Ms. Noor Quek
CEO & FOUNDER, NQ International Pte. Ltd.

Ms. Elizabeth Cheung
Senior Reporter, Hong Kong, South China Morning Post

Mr. Juan Aronna
Managing Director, Head of Investment, Solutions and Products, RBC Wealth Management Asia and International

Ms. Sandy Li
Property Editor, South China Morning Post (SCMP)

Mr. Julian Vella
Co-Head China – Global Infrastructure Advisory, KPMG

Mr. Chad Bray
Senior Business Reporter, South China Morning Post

Ms. Patsian Low
Chief of Staff, AVPN

Mr. Tai Lin
Managing Partner, Proterra Investment Partners Asia

Mr. Khunapong Khunaraksa
Director of Operations and Strategy, The Circulate Initiative

Mr. Carlo Delantar
Head of Circular Economy, Gobi Partners

Mr. Eric Ng
Correspondent, South China Morning Post

Ms. Maud Savary-Mornet
Senior Advisor for South-East Asia, Global Impact Investing Network

Mr. Sudesh Thevasenabathy
Head of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Asia, Manulife

Sponsors & Partners

2021 Sponsors

• RBC Management

• Female Entrepreneurs Worldwide
• Shared Value Initiative Hong Kong
• The Green Earth
• UNESCAP/ESBN Green Economy Task Force
• World Green Organisation