Internet Economy Summit 2016

Date:    13 April 2016 (Wednesday)
Venue: Convention Hall, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

Time Programme
08:30 – 09:15 Registration
09:15 – 09:20 Welcoming Remarks
The Hon. Nicholas W Yang, JP, Secretary for Innovation and Technology, The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
09:20 – 09:30 Opening Ceremony
09:30 – 09:40 1st Opening Speech: Hong Kong's Position in the Internet Economy
The Hon. C Y Leung, GBM, GBS, JP, The Chief Executive, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China
09:40 – 10:00 2nd Opening Speech: Internet+: Outlook and Opportunities
Mr Xu Lin, Deputy Director, Cyberspace Administration of China
10:00 – 10:15 MOU Signing between Smart City Development Alliance (Mainland) and Smart City Consortium (Hong Kong)
10:15 – 11:00 1st Keynote: Technology Strategy Driving Economic Changes
Dr Harry Shum, Executive Vice President, Microsoft
11:00 – 11:15 Coffee Break
11:15 – 12:00 2nd Keynote: Turn Data into Innovation
Mr Herbert Chia, Venture Partner of Sequoia Capital China, Deputy Head, Big Data Standards Work Group, China Electronics Standardization Institute
12:00 – 13:30 Lunch Break
13:30 – 14:30 Fireside Chat with CEOs
Theme: Vision of Global Economy Powered by (Mobile) Internet

Moderator: Prof. Frederick Ma, Chairman, MTR Corporation
14:30 – 15:20 1st Panel Discussion
Theme: Data-driven Economy

Moderator: Prof. Qiang Yang, Chair Professor and Head, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
15:20 – 15:40 Coffee Break
15:40 – 16:50 2nd Panel Discussion
Theme: IoT Opportunities

Moderator: Mr Allen Ma, Chief Executive Officer, Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation
16:50 – 17:00 Closing Remarks
Ms Ma Li, President , China Internet Development Foundation
Ir. Allen Yeung, Government Chief Information Officer, The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
17:00 Cocktail Reception
Programme is subject to change without prior notice

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