Thursday, 2 March 2023
The Swiss-Asian Chamber of Commerce (SACC) kindly invite you to a special web event: “Actionable ESG Strategies for Smart Cities”. SACC is honoured to have Ms. Rosana Wong, Executive Director of Yau Lee Holdings Limited, Hong Kong as the key guest speaker at our Webinar. As a leader in the implementation of environmentally driven programmes and projects in one of the most densely populated cities in the world, Ms. Wong will provide rare insight into the ESG framework behind a Smart City from planning to execution, as well as address a range of issues such as Public-Private financing and collaboration, the vital role and promise of technology, as well as fundamental environmental challenges that many cities face in the quest for their inhabitants to lead a better quality of life.
By way of background, Yau Lee is the master builder of public housing and properties in Hong Kong. Founded in 1958, Yau Lee developed into one of Hong Kong’s largest consortia in building construction. Many of its buildings and projects have won accolades in environmental practice and social housing programmes.
Ms. Rosana Wong leads Yau Lee Group to be an integrated sustainable corporation and blends ESG considerations into its multidisciplinary Architecture, Engineering, Construction and Operation services. She is passionate about technology, innovation and dynamic spatial data, and has found Ophylla Ventures and a group of start-ups to develop and execute smart city vision.
Ms. Wong is also a Director of Hong Kong Cyberport and the Chair of Construction and Facilities Committee, Vice President of Smart City Consortium and the Chair of Smart Living Committee, Deputy Director of CGBC(HK), and member of various Government bodies, including Transport Advisory Committee and Green Minibus Operators. Selection Board and Sub-committee on Access of Rehabilitation Advisory Committee. She is also a Co-Chair of CIC’s Task Force on BIM Personnel Development among other key roles concerning BIM and AI, Council Member of the HKTDC Mainland Business Advisory Committee and member of HK Taxi Industry Innovation Committee.
We encourage you to register early. There is no charge for attending. Credit for relevant continuing education programmes may be obtained.
|10:00 -10:05||Opening remarks
Dr Urs Lustenberger, Chairman, SACC, Zurich
|10:05 – 10:10||Introduction
Tuck Seng Low, Co-chairman, Singapore Committee, Special Adviser, SACC, Zurich
|10:10 -10:40||Actionable ESG Strategies for Smart Cities
Rosana Wong, Executive Director, Yau Lee Holdings Limited, Hong Kong
|10:40 -11:15||Panel Discussion and Q & A
Gustavo Rodrigues Dias, CEO & Founder, Stratosphere SRL, Guimarães, Portugal
Please kindly register by 27 February 2023 at the latest via the google forms link below: https://forms.gle/FavapK4thizobSXh9