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Fung Scholars Leadership Conference 2022

Date: 08/10/2022 - 15/10/2022
Time: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

About the Event

The Fung Scholars Leadership Conference 2022 will be held on 8 Oct and 15 Oct  (Sat) from 8-10 PM (GMT+8).

The themes are Geopolitics (Day 1) and Metaverse and Social Entrepreneurship (Day 2). The conference will be virtually available to all Fung Scholars and Fung Fellows worldwide.

 

 

– Time –

GMT +8 GMT +1 GMT+9 GMT+6 GMT-4
HK, Mainland, Singapore UK Japan Bangladesh East Coast
8pm–10pm 1pm-3pm 9pm-11pm 6pm-8pm 8am-10am

 

– Agenda –

Day 1
Welcome Remarks and Keynote Speech on Geopolitics – Dr. Victor Fung
Chairman, Victor and William Fung Foundation
Group Chairman, Fung Group
Q&A
Breakout Discussion
Ideas Polygram* – Fung Scholars project sharing

 

Day 2
Opening Remarks – Dr. Victor Fung
Chairman, Victor and William Fung Foundation
Group Chairman, Fung Group
Keynote Speech on Metaverse –  Ms. Deborah Weinswig

CEO and Founder, Coresight Research

Q&A
Keynote Speech on Social Entrepreneurship –  Ms. Jasmine Lau

Co-founder and Executive Director, Purpose in Motion (PIM)

Q&A
Concurrent Breakout Sessions

– Metaverse led by Ms. Deborah Weinswig and Mr. Ken Fenyo
– Social Entrepreneurship led by Ms. Jasmine Lau and her team

Ideas Polygram* – Fung Scholars project sharing

*The Ideas Polygram is a cross-learning platform. We invite Fung Scholars to share your project/research/start-up. Each speaker will have 5 minutes for the sharing. In case of overwhelming responses, we shall select from the applications. Please submit a one-page summary of your topic to erinlili@fungfoundation.org.

 

The above activities are open to Fung Scholars & Fellows only.
Please sign up here: Day 1 ; Day 2

 

– About the speaker –

Day 1 – Geopolitics
Dr. Victor K. Fung

 

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

 

Dr. Victor 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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Day 2 – Metaverse
Ms. Deborah Weinswig

 

CEO and Founder, Coresight Research

 

Ms. Deborah Weinswig is the CEO and Founder of Coresight Research, a research and advisory firm that focuses on the intersection of retail and technology.

 

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Day 2 – Social Entrepreneurship
Ms. Jasmine Lau

 

Co-Founder and Executive Director, Purpose in Motion

 

Ms. Jasmine Lau is a social entrepreneur, educator, and international community builder. She is the Co-Founder and Executive Director of PIM (Purpose in Motion, formerly Philanthropy in Motion), which empowers young people with education, resources, and networks to become effective leaders and changemakers.

 

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– About the facilitator –

Day 2 – Metaverse
Mr. Ken Fenyo

 

President, Research & Advisory, Coresight Research

 

Mr. Ken Fenyo is a senior executive and advisor with a proven track record of driving growth with leading retailers, consumer brands, and technology companies. Ken is President, Research & Advisory at Coresight Research, which delivers data-driven insights at the intersection of retail and technology.

 

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