Tentative Agenda

08:30 - 09:00
Guests registration
Opening by emcee
09:00 - 09:08
Opening remarks:
A key leader of Chengdu government
09:08 - 09:16
Welcome remarks:
Zhaoxing Li, Former Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of China; Member of the CPC Central Committee
09:16 - 09:30
Keynote speech:
CY Leung, Vice Chairman, National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference; Former Chief Executive, Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
09:30 - 09:45
Keynote speech:
Hanmin Zhou, Standing Committee Member, CPPCC; Vice Chairman, Shanghai Committee of CPPCC
09:45 - 10:00
Keynote speech:
Dr Beh Swan Gin, Chairman, Singapore Economic Development Board, Singapore Government
10:00 - 10:05
Economy showcases: Chengdu
10:05 - 10:10
Economy showcases:
Albert Wong Hak-keung, CEO, Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks
10:10 - 10:15
Economy showcases:
Prof Lily Kong, President, Singapore Management University
10:15 - 10:55
Interregional dialogue 1:
Drivers for the new Go West development: the rising Chengdu in the world economy
Moderator: Ying Li & Shaoping Yang, Hosts of Chengdu TV station
10:55 - 11:25
Interregional dialogue 2:
Integrate GBA, develop Mainland’s West: Hong Kong’s role and responsibility in driving the new national economy
Moderator: William Zheng, Senior Correspondent, China, South China Morning Post
11:25 - 12:05
Interregional dialogue 3:
The making of an open economy in global metropolises
Moderator: Han Yong Hong, Associate Editor, Lianhe Zaobao cum Editor, Zaobao.com, Singapore Press Holdings
12:05 - 12:15
Interregional Q&A:
free-flowing discussion among speakers and moderators
12:15 - 12:25
SCMP Insights on New Economy:
Presentation of South China Morning Post China Internet Report 2020:
Joey Liu, Lead Author, SCMP Research, South China Morning Post
12:25 - 12:30
Closing by emcee