Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area Forum on Regional Economy, Logistics and Tourism: Prospects and Opportunities 2017-11-22T15:31:39+00:00

Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area Forum on Regional Economy, Logistics and Tourism: Prospects and Opportunities

The Bay Area will stimulate and bring with it significant benefits to the regional and global economy across multiple business, manufacturing and tourism sectors. This forum through an expert panel brings to the forefront directions and competitive platforms for conducting business with and within the Bay Area.

Opportunities not to be missed – why you should attend:

  • Although a new term, ‘The Bay Area’ sits within the Pearl River Delta already a key region of growing finance, trade, logistics and tourism.
  • Physical access and infrastructure is rapidly being established being Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao.
  • Collaborative frameworks, policy and legislation is advancing to allow for greater access and a significant dynamic working location in the future

Perspectives from our panel of experts will provide fresh insight into leveraging and forging links within the Big Bay Area. Places are limited on first come first serve basis. Register now to secure a place.

Date: 2017 / 10 / 27
Time: 13:30 – 18:30
Venue: E22-G012, University of Macau
Language: Chinese
Registration: Free of Charge

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FORUM PROGRAMME

13:15 – 13:30 Registration
13:30 – 14:00 Opening Ceremony & Welcome remarks
14:00 – 14:15 Introduction
14:15 – 15:45

Regional Economics & Logistics Session

Speakers:

  • Prof. Terrence Chong, Executive Director, Lau Chor Tak Institute of Global Economics & Finance and Associate Professor of Economics, the Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Mr. CHEN Chongqian, Senior Researcher, Public Policy, Tencent
  • Mr. WANG Jie, President, Yamato (China) Transport Co., Ltd.
15:45 – 16:00 Break
16:00 – 17:00 Tourism Session

Speakers:

  • Mr. Chen Wenjie, President, CTS Academy for Tourism Industry, China National Travel Service Group Corporation
  • Prof. Qu XIAO, Associate Professor, School of Hotel and Tourism Management, the Hong Kong Polytechnic University
17:00 – 18:00 Investment Session

Speakers:

  • Ms. Victoria Mio, Co-Head Asia Pacific Equities & Chief Investment Officer China, Robeco
  • Mr. Yong Kwek Ping, Director, Greater China Centre for Private Equity, University of Macau & CEO, Inventis Investment Holdings
18:00 – 18:30 Closing Ceremony and Media Interviews

SPEAKERS


Mr. CHEN Chongqian
Senior Researcher, Public Policy, Tencent

Mr. CHEN Wenjie
President, CTS Academy for Tourism Industry, China National Travel Service Group Corporation

Prof. Terrence CHONG
Executive Director, Lau Chor Tak Institute of Global Economics Finance Associate Professor of Economics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Prof Terence Chong is associate professor of Economics and Executive Director of Lau Chor Tak Institute of Global Economics and Finance, Dean of Students of New Asia College and Co-Director of Global Economics and Finance Program, The Chinese University of Hong Kong. He served as Siyuan Chair Professor of Nanjing University in China from 2013 to 2016. Prof Chong received his Bachelor degree in Economics from The Chinese University of Hong Kong in 1991, and Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Rochester in 1995. His main research area is financial econometrics. He has published over 500 articles in international journals and newspapers covering a wide spectrum of topics in Econometrics, Finance, Mathematics, Psychology, Education and the Chinese Economy. Prof. Chong ranks top 37th worldwide in theoretical econometrics and top 2% authors worldwide in terms of the Number of Distinct Works. His papers are published in reputable international journals, including Journal of Econometrics, Econometric Theory, Econometric Review, Econometrics Journal, Journal of Time Series Analysis, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Journal of Banking and Finance, Financial Management,Journal of Futures Markets, Quantitative Finance, Financial Review, Pacific-Basin Finance Journal, Journal of Behavioral Finance, Southern Economic Journal, Economics Letters, Journal of Economic Psychology, Review of Income and Wealth and China Economic Review. Prof. Chong is dedicated to community service. He was a Part-time member of the Central Policy Unit and a member of Standard Working Hours Committee of the HKSAR Government and a member of the Board of Governors of International College Hong Kong (Hong Lok Yuen). He is currently a member of , Transport Advisory Committee, Land and Development Advisory Committee, Vetting Committee of the SME Development Fund and the Dedicated Fund on Branding, Upgrading and Domestic Sales of the HKSAR Government. He is also the associate editor of Singapore Economic Review and Economics Bulletin, and the director of the Financial Markets Program, Hong Kong Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies.


Ms. Victoria MIO

Co-Head Robeco Asia Pacific Equities
Chief Investment Officer China

Victoria Mio is co-Head Asia Pacific Equities and CIO China at Robeco.

She has been the Lead Portfolio Manager of Robeco Chinese Equities Fund and a member of the Asia-Pacific team in Hong Kong since 2008. Prior to this, she spent 2 years in the Emerging Markets team in Rotterdam, Robeco head-offices and started managing Robeco Chinese Equities Fund in 2007. Victoria Mio holds various professional designations, such as Chartered Financial Analyst, Certified Public Accountant (US) and a Financial Risk Manager. Before joining Robeco in 2006, Victoria Mio worked for seven years in the US and five years in China and held senior positions in several financial institutions including JPMorgan Chase & Co, Asterion Capital LLC, and Banco Nacional Ultramarino SA. Victoria Mio started her career in 1992 and has over 20 years of experience in financial service industry.

Victoria Mio obtained an MBA in Finance from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Victoria Mio also holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Finance from the University of Macau.


Mr. WANG Jie
President, Yamato (China) Transport Co., Ltd.

Prof. Qu XIAO
Associate Professor, School of Hotel and Tourism Management, The HK Polytechnic University

Mr. YONG Kwek Ping
Director, Greater Centre for Private Equity, University of Macau
CEO, Inventis Investment Holdings

Prof. Rico LAM
Professor in Management & Head,Department of Management and Marketing,Faculty of Business Administration,University of Macau