Meridian 180 Global Summit 2018

15 – 17 June 2018  |  Cheng Yu Tung Building, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Co-organiser: Meridian 180, Cornell University, United States; Chinese Law Programme, HKIAPS

At the Meridian 180 Global Summit participants examined how critical sectors were being reshaped by new and developing digital technologies. Throughout the Summit, an "Idea Stream" for each sector repeatedly brought together diverse subject matter experts and stakeholders from a broad range of disciplines in working sessions. The Idea Streams grappled with emerging challenges and identified areas of opportunity for action in academia, policy, and the private sector.

Academic Symposium on Belt and Road Initiative and Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Bay Area: Economic Planning and Development

26 July 2018  |  9:00 – 18:00  |  Cho Yiu Conference Hall, University Administration Building, CUHK

Keynote Speakers:
Mr. Andy S. F. Chan, JP (Acting Secretary for Constitutional and Mainland Affairs, The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region)
Prof. Fang Cai (Vice President of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences)

Co-organisers: Institute of Industrial Economics, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences; The Chinese Institute of Hong Kong; Office of Academic Links (China), CUHK; Policy Research @ HKIAPS; Global China Research Programme, CUHK

The Symposium consisted of four thematic discussion sessions, which attracted nearly 100 attendees. These sessions were aimed at facilitating academic exchange and engaged 12 panelists. The panelists participated in frank and critical discussions on various topics and made key suggestions on specific aspects related to the BRI and the Greater Bay Area, including strategy coordination, open development, policy direction and system innovation.



Policy Research @ HKIAPS


2018年6月21日  |  14:30 – 17:30  |  香港中文大學大學行政樓祖堯堂




Economic Opportunities of Climate Change

1 November 2018  |  14:30 – 17:30  |  Cho Yiu Conference Hall, University Administration Building, CUHK

Keynote Speaker:
Mr. Kam-sing Wong (Secretary for the Environment, HKSAR Government)
Prof. Yuan Xu (Associate Professor, Department of Geography and Resource Management, CUHK)
Prof. Ambuj Sagar (Head, School of Public Policy, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi)
Dr. Jeanne Ng (Chairman, Hong Kong Institute of Qualified Environmental Professionals)
Mr. Mark Clifford (Executive Director, Asia Business Council)
Mrs. Alexandra Tracy (President, Hoi Ping Ventures)
Prof. Wilson Wong (Associate Professor, Department of Government and Public Administration, CUHK; Associate Director, Public Policy Research Centre, HKIAPS)

Co-organisers: Global China Research Programme, CUHK; MSSc Programme in Public Policy, Department of Government and Public Administration, CUHK; Department of Geography and Resource Management, CUHK; Centre for Business Sustainability, CUHK Business School


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