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Fung Scholars Leadership Conference 2020

Date: 10/10/2020
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

About the Event

The Fung Scholars Leadership Conference 2020 will be held on 10 October 2020 (Sat) from 7-9 pm (HKT).  The theme this year is “New Historical Divide, B.C. (Before Coronavirus) and After, a New Norm in the areas of Geopolitics, Supply Chain and Innovation“. With COVID-19 continuing to put restrictions on travel and for safety reason this year, the conference will be virtually available to all Fung Scholars and Fung Fellows across the globe to ensure everyone could join.

 

Date: 10 October (Sat)
Time: 7-9AM (EDT) | 12-2PM (BST) | 7-9PM (HKT/CST/SGT) | 8-10PM (JPT)

Register now: https://www.fungscholars.org/fung-scholars-leadership-conference-2020-registration/
Submit your question(s) to the speaker: https://www.fungscholars.org/fslc20_qa/ 

Registration deadline: 1 October 2020 (Thu)

This event is open to Fung Scholars and Fung Fellows only.

 

Program Details:

Keynote speech by Dr. Victor K. Fung: “Geopolitical Shifts at the Threshold of a New Era”

Keynote speech by Mr. Spencer Fung: “Leadership during Times of Crisis”

Dialogue with Dr. Lap-Chee Tsui: “Opportunities brought by COVID-19 in Research and Technology Development”

      Interviewer: Vicky Kung (FS2011-12, The University of Hong Kong)
Panel discussion moderated by Mr. Kai-man Wong

 

ABOUT THE SPEAKERS 

Dr. Victor K. Fung

 

Chairman, Victor and William Fung Foundation
Group Chairman, Fung Group

 

Dr. Fung is the Chairman of Victor and William Fung Foundation. He is also the Group Chairman of the Fung Group, a Hong Kong-based multinational group which comprises major operating groups engaging in sourcing, logistics, distribution and retailing.

 

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Mr. Spencer Fung

 

Director, Victor and William Fung Foundation
Group Chief Executive Officer, Li & Fung

 

Mr. Spencer Fung is a Director of the Victor and William Fung Foundation. He is also the Group Chief Executive Officer of Li & Fung and is leading the 114-year-old company through its journey to create the Supply Chain of the Future to help the Company’s customers navigate the digital economy and to improve the lives of a billion people in the supply chain.

 

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Dr. Lap-Chee TSUI

 

President, Victor and William Fung Foundation
Founding President, The Hong Kong Academy of Sciences

 

Dr. Lap-Chee Tsui is the President of Victor and William Fung Foundation. He is also the Founding President of the Hong Kong Academy of Sciences, and Director of Qiushi Academy for Advanced Studies and Master of the Residential College of International Campus, Zhejiang University, China, and University of Toronto’s Emeritus University Professor.  He is the 14th Vice Chancellor of The University of Hong Kong and, prior to which, he was Geneticist-in-Chief at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto and University Professor at University of Toronto, Canada.

 

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Mr. Kai-man WONG

 

Director, Victor and William Fung Foundation

 

Mr. Kai-man Wong is a Director of Victor and William Fung Foundation; past Non-Executive Director of the Securities and Futures Commission (2009-2015), Hong Kong; current member of the Financial Reporting Council, Hong Kong; past Court and Council Member of The University of Hong Kong (2010-2017); Council Member of the City University of Hong Kong (2007-2012) and Lingnan University (1999-2006).  He was an Honorary Associate Professor, School of Business, The University of Hong Kong (2005 – January 2018). He is a past and current Independent Non-Executive Director of five listed companies and a retail bank in Hong Kong.  Mr. Wong also serves on the boards of several non-governmental organisations and has served on government advisory committees and statutory bodies in the areas of land, immigration, energy, law-enforcement, education and technology.

 

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