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Circular Economy: Towards a Resource Efficient Hong Kong
 


Date, time & venue

2017-05-16;9:00am - 4:40pm;JW Marriott Hong Kong

EVD is a supporting organization

In Hong Kong, land scarcity and waste management remain the pressing issues endangering the local environment and economy. Hong Kong’s daily per capita domestic waste generation rate is still high in comparison to other Asian cities with similar economic development. Government and business sector are proactively looking at new business models, strategies and innovations that can bring waste under control, treat waste as a resource for addressing sustainability challenges, while enhancing the competitiveness and growth of local economy.

From the World Economic Forum’s perspective, nothing that is made in a circular economy becomes waste. The circular economy’s potential for innovation, job creation and economic development is huge. Waste management industry will play a key role at the heart of circular economy.

At this Conference, we will bring together thought leaders, senior executives and policy experts from the government and business sectors to examine opportunities, strategies, innovative technologies and collaborative initiatives in promoting circular economy. The conference aims to inspire our audiences to optimize the utilization of assets by adopting the circular business model for enhancing not only business performance, but also the competitiveness and economic growth for Hong Kong.

Plenary Sessions: 

Plenary I - Rethinking waste and discovering the value of waste in the circular economy

Plenary II - From waste prevention to product life extension: reuse, recycle, repair, reprocess and upcycling

Plenary III - The final step - waste to energy in the circular economy and implications for Hong Kong

Please click here for the details of the Conference Programme (tentative)
Speakers would include policy makers, high-level professionals, business leaders from different sectors.
[Latest Programme and Speakers will be updated from time to time. Keep posted! ]

Registration Fee:

Standard Registration Fee:

HK$1,800

•20% discount for Council Members (HK$ 1,440 per head)

•15% discount for Corporate Members (HK$ 1,530 per head)

•10% discount for General Members (HK$ 1,620 per head)

• 10% discount for Affiliate Members (HK$ 1,620 per head)

 

 

 

 

10% discount on registration fee for Members of Supporting Organisations. 

*Discount cannot be used in conjunction with any other discounts. 

Please complete the Online Registration Form to reserve your seat. For further information, please visit the Conference Webpage or contact Ms Cathy Lo (T 2784 3922 | E cathy@bec.org.hk).

 

 

 
 

 

 
 
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