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Seminar by Peter YAN - CEO of Cyberport - The Implications of Innovation and Technology New Economy to Planners

About the Speaker:

Mr Peter Yan is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Hong Kong Cyberport Management Company Limited. As the CEO of Cyberport, Mr Yan leads the digital technology flagship to focus on fostering industry development, enterprise transformation and talent cultivation to realise Cyberport’s vision to create new impetus for Hong Kong’s new economy through digital technology.

Mr Yan has 32 years of experience in the information technology industry and is a fellow of the Hong Kong Computer Society. Prior to joining Cyberport, Mr Yan was the Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of SUNeVision Holdings Limited; and had held various senior management positions in large consulting and information technology services companies including Accenture, Tradelink Electronic Commerce Limited, and Computer and Technologies Holdings Limited. Mr Yan has been active in public services especially in the areas of talent development and digital technology industry development, serving as advisors to the Chinese University of Hong Kong, City University of Hong Kong and University of Hong Kong, as well as the Board of Cyberport from 2011 to 2017.

Date: 11 October 2018 (Thursday)

Time: 6:45 p.m. – 8:15 p.m.

Peter will cover the following topics in the seminar :

1)Characteristics of Technology-driven New Economy

2)Impact to People, Community and Society

3)New challenges and opportunities to Planners

Venue: HKIP Office (Unit 201, 2/F, Prosperity Millennia Plaza, 663 King’s Road, North Point, Hong Kong)

Registration deadline: 10 October 2018 

*The seminar is free of charge and is equivalent to 1.5 CPD hours.

For registration,  please sign up the Google Form:

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Participation to the event is on first-come-first-served basis.

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