BEC EnviroSeries Online Conference - Redefining Business Leadership for Green Growth - Programme

4 June 2021 (Friday)
09:15 - 09:20

Opening Remarks

Mr Adam Koo
Chief Executive Officer, Business Environment Council

Session 1: Setting New Priorities for Businesses


Moderator: Mr Simon Ng
Director, Policy & Research, Business Environment Council     

09:20 - 09:30

Keynote Presentation (pre-recorded)
Business Leadership in Times of Transformation

Mr Peter Bakker
President & CEO, World Business Council for Sustainable Development     



09:30 - 10:00



Panel Discussion

Mrs Margaret Brooke
CEO, Professional Property Services Limited

Mr T.K. Chiang
Managing Director, CLP Power Hong Kong

Mr Kevin O'Brien
Chief Executive, Jardine Engineering Corporation                                          

10:00 - 10:20 Break

Session 2: Are you Thinking Circular? 


Moderator: Ms Helga Vanthournout
Senior Advisor, Wealth of Flows

10:20 - 10:40

Keynote Presentation (pre-recorded)
Driving the Transition to the Circular Economy

Mr Harald Tepper
Senior Director – Group Sustainability, Program Lead Circular Economy & Transformation, Philips             

10:40 - 11:30

Panel Discussion

Ms Lauren Boucher
Circular Fashion Programme Director, Redress

Ir Prof Daniel Cheng
Managing Director, Dunwell Technology (Holdings) Limited

Mr Arnold Wang
China Plastics Program Manager, Ellen MacArthur Foundation

Mr Joshua Wong
Manager, Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability, The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels

11:30 - 11:50 Break

Session 3: Connecting Nature with Business


Moderator: Mr Mike Kilburn
Independent Sustainability Advisor

11:50 - 13:00
Mr Mark Harper
Group Sustainable Development Manager, John Swire & Sons (H.K.) Limited                              
Mr Robin How
Independent Analyst                   
Dr Calvin Lee Kwan
Head – Sustainability & Risk Governance, Link Asset Management Limited
Ms Nancy Wang
Director, Sustainable Finance, ANZ

13:00 - 14:00 Lunch Break

Session 4: Embracing Innovation in a Changing Landscape


Moderator: Ir C.F. Leung
Director – Operations, Business Environment Council

14:00 - 14:20

Keynote Presentation (pre-recorded)

Mr Jonathan Chiu
President, Schneider Electric Hong Kong  

14:20 - 15:10

Panel Discussion      

Dr Saraansh Dave
Director – New Business Development, CLP Holdings Limited           

Mr Erdal Elver
President and CEO, Siemens Ltd      

Ir Steven Lai
Chief Executive, Environmental Engineering, ATAL Engineering Group

Mr Ben Wong
Head of Open Innovation, Eureka Nova 

15:10 - 15:30 Break

Session 5: Pursuing Climate Readiness and Transparency


Moderator: Mr Simon Ng
Director, Policy & Research, Business Environment Council     

15:30 - 15:50

Keynote Presentation
How to make your business climate-ready?

Ms Sophie Punte
Managing Director of Policy, We Mean Business coalition

15:50 - 16:40

Panel Discussion

Ms Pratima Divgi
Director, CDP 

Ms Ophelia Lin 
Managing Director, Meiriki Japan Co., Limited  

Mr Albert Poon 
Senior Manager - EQSH, KONE Elevator (Hong Kong) Limited

Dr Raymond Yau
General Manager, Technical Services & Sustainable Development, Swire Properties Limited

16:40 - 16:45

Closing Remarks

Mr Richard Lancaster
Chairman, Business Environment Council