Friday 22 September 2017  09:00-17:30
Chancellor Room, Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre

About the Conference

The business landscape is forever changing dramatically.  Created by directors for directors, the Conference offers participants an opportunity – 

  • to be inspired by speakers who are world-class leaders and best minds in leading their companies through the good and down times to success.

  • to explore what it takes to be an effective director in facing lightning future challenges.

  • to network with peers in a motivational, enjoyable and rewarding experience.  

Themed “Visions and Dynamics For Tomorrow”, the Conference will be a one-day event creating a platform of multicultural and international perspectives with speeches in English and Putonghua, facilitated by simultaneous interpretation.



Directors, senior executives and professionals, both HKIoD members and non-members.



Commencement of Registration

 09:15 - 09:18


Mr Henry Lai, Chairman, HKIoD 

 09:18 - 09:35


Mr Joseph H L Chan, Acting Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury, The Government of the HKSAR 

 09:35 - 10:15


 “World Business and Corporate Governance: Decades of Evolution and The Way Forward”


Prof Jean du Plessis, Professor (Corporate Law) and Director, Centre for Comparative Corporate Governance, Deakin Law School, Deakin University (Australia)

 10:15 - 11:00

“Promoting Best Practice: Where We Are and What’s Next”
 ‧Ms Ada Chung JP, Registrar of Companies, Companies Registry
 ‧Mr Brian Ho, Executive Director, Securities and Futures Commission
 ‧Mr David Graham, Chief Regulatory Officer and Head of Listing, HKEX
 11:00 - 11:20  Break: Refreshment, Networking Networking & Exhibition 
 11:20 - 12:05 BEST PRACTICE PANEL
“Engaging In Best Practice: Values, Leadership and Strategies”
 ‧Ms Li Jielin Karen, Deputy Chief Executive, Vinda International Holdings Limited
 ‧Mr Andrew Weir, Board Chairman, Plan International Hong Kong
 ‧Mr Kent Wong, Managing Director, Chow Tai Fook Jewellery Group Limited

 12:05 - 12:45  STATE-OF-THE-ART TALK
“Economic Trends and Outlook”
Mr Vincent Chan, Head of China Macro Research, Credit Suisse
 12:45 - 13:50  Lunch, Acknowledgement of Sponsors & Luncheon Speaker

“FinTech: Impact on the Business World”
Mr Arthur Yuen JP, Deputy  Chief Executive, Hong Kong Monetary Authority
  14:00 - 14:45 STRATEGY PANEL
“Entrepreneurs’ Quest”
‧Mr Jason Chiu, CEO, The Cherrypicks Group
‧Ms Nisa Leung JP, Managing Director, Qiming Venture Partners
‧Mr Rex Wong, Deputy CEO, Kum Shing Group
 14:45 - 15:25 POWER TALK
 “Visions and Leadership in a New Era”
Dr the Hon Victor Fung GBM, GBS, Group Chairman, Fung Group
 15:25 - 15:45  Break: Refreshment, Networking & Exhibition 
 15:45 - 16:25 POWER TALK
“Leading a Multinational Business in a Changing World”
Mr Li Yue, Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer, China Mobile Limited
  16:25 - 17:10 STRATEGY PANEL
“Business Models in a New Era”
‧Ms Gigi Wong, COO & Executive Director, King’s Flair Development Limited
‧Mr Max Wong, Executive Director & General Manager, Kee Wah Bakery Limited
‧Mr Alan Yip, Chairman, Guru Online
 17:10 - 17:13 CLOSING REMARK
Dr Christopher To, Deputy Chairman, HKIoD & Chairman of Conference Organising Committee
 17:13 - 17:30  Networking & Exhibition 

Presentation materials 

The following presentation materials are shared with the kind consent of speakers:

Mr Henry Lai, Prof Jean du Plessis, Ms Ada Chung, Mr David Graham, Mr Kent Wong, Mr Vincent Chan and
Mr Arthur Yuen.





Diamonds Sponsors


Platinum Sponsor

Gold Sponsors


Media Sponsors

Other Sponsors

 Supporting Organisations

The American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong

The Hong Kong General Chamber of Small and Medium Business

The Australian Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong
and Macau

Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants

The British Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong

The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers

The Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong

Hong Kong Productivity Council

The Chinese General Chamber of Commerce

Hong Kong Professionals And Senior Executives Association

The Chinese Manufacturers' Association of Hong Kong

Hong Kong Securities and Investment Institute

Federation of Hong Kong Industries

Hong Kong Society of Financial Analysts

Hong Kong Brand Development Council

Hong Kong Trade Development Council

Hong Kong Ethics Development Centre, ICAC

The Law Society of Hong Kong

The Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce  

CPD Hours

The Hong Kong Institute of Directors: 7 Hours
The Law Society of Hong Kong: 4 Hours



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