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Internet Economy Summit 2017 Thematic Forum
11 April 2017 (Tuesday)
Morning Session – Smart City for Better Living
09:00 – 13:00

Smart cities are proliferating around the world. In this event, successful smart city implementers will discuss and share their experiences in the development of smart city in addressing city challenges for sustainability and better living. Hong Kong’s future blueprint for the smart city development will be featured in the event.

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9:00 am Welcoming Remarks
Mr. Eric Yeung, Convener, Smart City Consortium
9:05 am Opening Address
Mr. Nicholas Yang, Secretary for Innovation and Technology of HKSARG
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9:10 am MoU Signing Ceremony between SCC and IoTAA (IoT Alliance Australia)
9:15 am Photo Session
09:20 am Keynote Speech 1: Smart City Blueprint for Mainland China
Mr. Li Tie, Chairman of CCUD and Smart City Development Alliance
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09:40 am Keynote Speech 2: Smart City Blueprint for Hong Kong
Allen Yeung, Government Chief Information Officer
10:00 am Keynote Speech 3: Standardisation for Smart City Development
Prof. Edward Humphreys, Convenor of the ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 27 / Professor of Cyber Risk and Security
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10:20 am Break
10:35 am Keynote Speech 4: How do the Public & Private Sector Contribute More for Open Data and Better Utilize it?
Ms. Lilian P. Coral, MPP, Chief Data Officer for the City of Los Angeles
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10:55 am Keynote Speech 5: How Does Spatial Big Data Underpin Smart Cities?
Prof. Michael Batty, Chairman, Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis, UCL University College London
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11:15 am Panel Discussion 1: Continued Development of Hong Kong into a Smart City

Mr. Anson Bailey, Head of Consumer Markets, KPMG

Dr Hon Elizabeth Quat, JP, Member, Legislative Council, HKSAR
Peter Runcie, Business Leader –Future Communities, Data61 / Commonwealth Scientific and Research Organisation (CSIRO)
Mr. Matthew SMITH, Global Head of IoT Market Development, Cisco Systems Inc.
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Mr. Peter W C Lam, Managing Director, Engineering, Hong Kong Telecom

11:55 am Panel Discussion 2: Towards a Smarter Community in Hong Kong

Dr Kim-fung Tsang, OC Chairman of IES 2017, Chairman of Internet of Things Committee, Smart City Consortium

Mr. Hon Charles Mok, JP, Member, Legislative Council(IT), HKSAR
Prof. Anthony G O Yeh, Chair Professor, Department of Urban Planning and Design, The University of Hong Kong
Ir Wai Chi Sing, GBS, FHKEng, JP, Managing Director of the Urban Renewal Authority
Ms Debbie Leung, Head of Solutions Architect, Enterprise Business Group, Hong Kong Representative Office, Huawei International Co. Limited
Mr. Frank Zeichner, CEO of IoT Alliance Australia

12:35 pm Speech
Mr. Sam Guthrie, Deputy Consul-General (Commercial) & Senior Trade and Investment Commissioner – Hong Kong & Macau, Australian Consulate-General
12:38 pm Vote of Thanks
Dr Kim-fung Tsang, OC Chairman of IES 2017, Chairman of Internet of Things Committee, Smart City Consortium
12:41 pm Closing Remarks
Prof. Man, Kim-Fung, Chair Professor, Department of Electronic Engineering, City University of Hong Kong
12:46 pm Event ends

Programme is subject to change without prior notice

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