Virtual Summit, 25 Sep 2020

Nurturing Young People with an Entrepreneurial Mindset
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Organized by THEi Innov8 Enterprise Start-up Centre, co-organized with VTC Innovation & Technology Co-creation Centre, Virtual Entrepreneurial Future Leaders Summit 2020 had been held on 25 Sep 2020.

Gathering corporate leaders and start-ups, it will be an amazing opportunity to discuss about Entrepreneurial Mindset and meet those Entrepreneurial Leaders. You can meet and talk with other audience before and after the sessions.

Keynote Speakers

Mr Stephen Phillips
Director-General of Investment Promotion, Invest Hong Kong

Mr Joe Foster
Founder of Reebok


Agenda (HK Time)

9:30 am
Pre-event Networking
10 am
Welcome Speech
Prof Christina Hong (President, Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong)
Dr Joseph Leung (Academic Director – IT Discipline and Innovation and Technology Co-creation Centre, Vocational Training Council)
10:10 am
Opening Keynote
Mr Stephen Phillips (Director-General of Investment Promotion, Invest Hong Kong)
10:15 am
Panel 1 -  Why entrepreneurial talent is crucial?
Mr Teddy Liu (Member, HKMA People Development Management Committee)
Ir Andrew Young (Associate Director (Innovation), Sino Group)
Mr CY Chan (Co-Owner, Chief Talent & Purpose Officer, HKBN)
Mr Ivan Wong (Public Sector Lead, Hong Kong & Macau, Linkedin) *Moderator
11 am
Panel 2 - How entrepreneur experience impact my career?
Mr Mark Sims (Innovation & Transformation Specialist)
Ms Serena Pau (Head of Product Management, Innovation Hub, CLP Group)
Mr Damien Wu (Director of Digital Transformation, Chinachem Group)
Mr Mikkel Hansen (Program and Partnership Lead, Explorium (Fung Group)) *Moderator
11:45 am
Panel 3 - Social Entrepreneurship - harnessing commerce for a good cause
Ms Dorothy Lam (Co-Founder & Chief Catalyst, Dream Impact)
Mr Marco Shek (Asia Lead, Social Innovation Exchange)
Mr Warren Luk (CEO, Good Lab)
Ms Jocelyn Matyas (Venture Development Lead, SecondMuse) *Moderator
12:30 nn
Breakout - Founders Talk
Mr Kyle Leung (Co-founder, Gööp)
Ms Elaine Shiu (Executive Director, Ejj Holding Limited)
Mr Ernest Chan (Co-founder, AESIR)
Ms Olivia Cotes-James (Founder & CEO, LUÜNA)
Ms Patricia Slawinska (Co-founder, Perspectiviz)
Ms Dorothy Pun (Founder, 22 factor)
Mr Anthony So (Co-founder & CEO, OnGrad)
Ms Vanessa Ho (Co-founder, NUS Angel Ventures)
Mr Flavien Chaussegros (Founder, Distinctive Action)
Ms Devana Ng (Co-founder, Distinctive Action)
2 pm
Startup Demo - Innov8 Incubatee
Jovial Patissier
3:30 pm
Fireside Chat - Pitch your idea as an Entrepreneur
Mr William Ip (Managing Director, Carousell Hong Kong)
Ms Yina Chan (Co-founder, Bamboo Network)
Mr Jeff Hui (Owner of Nocodestacks, previously COO of Young Founders School) *Moderator
4:30 pm
Startup Demo - EFLC Winning Teams
Smart Braille Typewriter
Soonlution Technology
5:30 pm
Fireside chat - Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Preparing the New Normal
Mr Jeffrey Broer (Co Director, Founder Institute)
Ms Aurelie Wen (CEO APAC, Agorize)
Mr Jeff Hui (Owner of Nocodestacks, previously COO of Young Founders School) *Moderator
5:50 pm
Closing Keynote - Think Big, Start Small, Move Fast
Mr Joe Foster (Founder, Reebok)
6 am
Post-event Networking

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The Social Lounge is active before a live session, during a break, and after the live session ends. You can interact with the other members seated at the table in a virtual mini-conference. You can also have a private table chat. Anyone that joins the table will be able to view this chat.

Entrepreneurial Future Leaders Challenge

Aims to nurture young people with an entrepreneurial mindset, Entrepreneurial Future Leaders Challenge 2020 is a start-up competition for all students from higher education institutes in Hong Kong. The winning team will receive a cash prize, mentoring support and chance to showcase their start-up idea at Entrepreneurial Future Leaders Summit 2020 on 25 Sep 2020. Judging panel:

- Dr Joseph Leung (Academic Director – IT Discipline and Innovation and Technology Co-creation Centre, Vocational Training Council)
- Mr Jaff Lau (Head of Innovative Business & Growth, HSBC Commercial Banking)
- Mr Alvin Lam (Managing Partner, T12M Ventures)
- Mr William Ip (Managing Director of Hong Kong, Carousell)
- Mr Nick Martin (Venture Partner, Draper Startup House)

Take the Challenge

Supporting Organizations

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