Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation’s flagship event InnoAsia, now rebranded as APAC Innovation Summit (AIS), is getting ready to celebrate its 10th anniversary this December in Hong Kong. Let’s celebrate together!
AIS is BIGGER AND BETTER than ever before!
With the support of Hong Kong’s universities, R&D centres and nearly 80 trade associations, AIS is creating a landmark forum where leading minds and influencers from Asian Pacific nations can converge to mutually inspire new thinking models and engage in forward-thinking dialogue on policy implementation and market adaption with uniquely Asian characteristics.
NEW THINGS TO CELEBRATE. . .
1. A week long agenda
AIS has enhanced its sharing and learning experience. Pick and choose from International Knowledge Transfer (KT) Conference, Tech Forums, Main Conference, FT Innovate and Hong Kong Venture Capital and Angel Investment Conference, etc. Spend a day or a week with us to generate fresh ideas and new thinking models that can be applied to your government, university or business. Click here for the week’s agenda at a glance.
2. Stellar line-up of keynote speakers
AIS has already confirmed a speaker faculty of government policy setters, academic researchers and business leaders from around the world including:
The Hon. Yaakov Peri, Minister for Science, Technology and Space, Israel
Mr Teo Ser Luck, Minister of State, Ministry of Trade and Industry, Singapore
Dr David Ireland, General Manager, International, Precincts and Innovation Systems, Business Services, CSIRO, Australia
Mr Paul Poon, Managing Director, CLP Power (Hong Kong) Limited
Prof. Carl Schramm, Former President and CEO, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
Dr Yoshitaka Nishino, General Manager, Hitachi Research Laboratory, Hitachi Ltd
Prof. David Gann, Vice-President (Development and Innovation), Imperial College London, UK
Mr Samuel Shen, Chief Operating Officer, Microsoft Asia-Pacific R&D Group
Dr Paul Friedli, Head of Advanced Development, Schindler Ltd
Mr Jean-Pascal Tricoire, Chairman & CEO, Schneider Electric SA
Mr Lei Shi, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Shanghai Fudan Microelectronics Group Company Ltd
Mr Nick Edwards, Business Editor, South China Morning Post
Mr Li Dongsheng, Chairman, TCL Communication
Mr Pekka Soini, Director-General & CEO, Tekes (the Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation)
Prof. Tsui Lap-Chee, GBS, JP, Former Vice-Chancellor & President, The University of Hong Kong
Prof. Ronald Li, Director, Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine Consortium (SCRMC), S.Y. and H.Y. Cheng Endowed Professor in Stem Cell Biology & Regenerative Medicine, LKS Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong
Mr Bin Lin, Co-founder & President, Xiaomi
Dr Yao Ming, Founder, The Yao Ming Foundation
Hear them discuss the latest issues in innovation, policy setting and the implications on change. Click here for a sneak preview of the speaker’s faculty.
3. Networking and the meeting of the minds
Connect with over 300 speakers, supporting organisations, partners and attendees at AIS’ cocktail reception and dinner. Great conversation, fabulous food and free flowing drinks- the perfect way to end a busy conference day! Click here to reserve your place.
4. Mobile App
Event innovation at your fingertips! You can view the event, agenda, speaker’s line-up and more by downloading our new AIS mobile apps.
For Android user, please click here
For iOS user, please click here
5. Early bird discount!
Register before Friday 31st October 2014 and receive a 15% discount off the registration fee. Click here for registration.
Celebrate with us at APAC Innovation Summit. Register now.
Look forward to seeing you at APAC Innovation Summit 2014 this December!
For further information about APAC Innovation Summit 2014, please contact us:
Tel: (852) 2629 6780