Smart Cities Webinar: Hong Kong & Trikala in the Post-COVID Era

[Live Webinar] Smart Cities: Hong Kong & Trikala in the Post COVID-19 Era

[Live Webinar] Smart Cities: Hong Kong & Trikala in the Post COVID-19 Era 1024 576 GR Chamber of Commerce in HK

Imagine a post-COVID era. Are you future-proof? Smart Cities like Hong Kong and Trikala are and already showing their strength against the pandemic. Want to know how?

The growth of smart cities has brought strategic opportunities for Hong Kong, Asia’s financial hub, and Trikala, Greece’s first smart city. Notwithstanding their differences in population, economic structure, and problems faced, the two cities share their strong commitment to smart city development. How do they respond to challenges and emerging opportunities that lie ahead post-COVID?


The
Greek Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong and the Division of Public Policy (PPOL) of the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) bring together the 2 cities in a webinar on smart cities. Senior representatives from academia, government, and private sector will share their insight and discuss:
a. The role of smart cities in a post-COVID-19 era
b. The smart city strategies of Hong Kong and Trikala
c. Lessons that can be learned from the two cities
d. Possible synergies between different science, public and private sector 

Everyone is welcome!

WEBINAR DETAILS

Date: Oct 27, 2020
Time: 18:00-19.30 Hong Kong time (GMT+8) / 12:00-13:30 Greece time (GMT+3)
Platform: Microsoft Teams (Link to be provided upon registration)
Cost: FREE

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Moderator:

Ms Rebecca Isjwara, Reporter S&P Global Market Intelligence

Keynote Speaker:

Prof Masaru Yarime, Associate Professor Division of Public Policy (PPOL) of the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)

Panel:
1. Mr George Chrysomallos, Advisor to the Mayor on Smart Cities Municipality of Trikala
(Greece)
2. Mr Julian Vella, Partner and Asia Pacific Head of Global Infrastructure KPMG
(Hong Kong SAR)
3. Dr Stratos Keranidis, R&D Director of DomX
(Greece)

See you live on the 27th Oct!