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Updated: 28 May 2019

HKEX Biotech Week 2019

International Innovation and Technology Hub Forum
—— Nobel and Turing Laureates Hong Kong Summit
 
Date: 28 May (Tuesday)
Time: 14:30-18:30
Venue: HKEX Connect Hall
Time
Details 
14:00-14:30
Registration
14:30-14:50
Welcome Address by Mr. Charles Li, Chief Executive, HKEX
Remarks by The Honourable Paul CHAN Mo-po, GBM, GBS, MH, JP, Financial Secretary, The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
Remark by Dr. Fu Yuning, Chairman of Greater Bay Area Homeland Investments Limited and Chairman of China Resources Group
Remark by Mr. Chen Ping, Founding Partner of Ausvic Capital
14:50-15:00
Group Photo of Important Guests and Nobel Prize, Turing Award and Fields Medal winners
15:00-15:15 
Keynote – Nobel Prize Laureate Prof. Aaron Ciechanover  
15:15-15:45 
Panel Discussion 1:
Biotechnology Development in Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area
 
Moderator:
Prof. Ba Shusong, Chief China Economist, HKEX
 
Panelists:
Dr. Hu Zhanghong, CEO of Greater Bay Area Homeland Investments Limited
Dr. Su Ling, Professor of Shenyang Pharmaceutical University and Lilly Asia Ventures Risk partner
Mr. Ronald Ede, Chief Financial Officer of Innovent
Mr. Yang Mengsu, Head of Department and Lecture Professor of Biomedicine, City University of Hong Kong 
15:45-16:00 
Keynote –Prof. Joseph Sifakis, Turing Award Laureate 
16:00-16:45  
Panel Discussion 2:
From Research To Application: The Best Development Roadmap For Hong Kong To Become A Biotech Hub
 
Moderator:
Mr. Albert Cheung-Hoi YU, Chairman of the Hong Kong Federation of Biotechnology, Chairman of Hai Kang Life Corporation Limited
 
Panelists:
Prof. David Drubin, Director of Biology Department and Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology, Berkeley University
Prof. Colin Blakemore, Fellow of the Royal Society and Lecture Professor from City University of Hong Kong
Dr. Jenny J. N. Liu, Chief Investment Officer of the Livzon Pharmaceutical Group
Mr. Thomas Cheung, Hong Kong Deputy to the National People's Congress, Partner of Ausvic Capital 
16:45-17:45 
Panel Discussion 3:
The Future Of Biotechnology
 
Moderator:
Prof. Harvey Lodish, Professor of MIT and National Academy of Sciences
 
Panelists:
Prof.Aaron Ciechanover, 2004 Nobel Prize in Chemistry
Prof. Ada E.Yonath, 2009 Nobel Prize in Chemistry
Prof. Joseph Sifakis, 2007 Turing Award
Prof. Caucher Birkar, 2018 Fields Medal 
17:45-18:30 
Coffee and Networking 
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