Future of Work Summit 2023
2023 PRESENTING PARTNER
Founded in 1963, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) is a forward-looking comprehensive research university with a global vision and a mission to combine tradition with modernity, and to bring together China and the West. CUHK teachers and students hail from all around the world. CUHK graduates are connected worldwide through an extensive alumni network.
ABOUT THE SUMMIT
The future of work is no longer an abstract concept but is rapidly becoming the reality of today. With the pandemic and digitalisation, many industries have been forced to adapt and transform their way of working. Now that the future of work is here, are organisations ready? This inaugural summit acts as a platform for business leaders, policymakers and academics to discuss and debate key strategies that Hong Kong must take now to shape the global workforce of tomorrow including - tackling the city’s brain drain, skills gap and talent deficit; fostering academia and universities collaboration; AI & automation and job displacement and opportunities; building Hong Kong’s biotech hub; attracting world-class talent for GBA development and more.
KEY DISCUSSION TOPICS
- Pivoting Hong Kong to embrace the future of work
- Overcoming current workforce woes to build a future-ready talent base
- Future-proofing talent: Building a stronger connection between Hong Kong universities and industries
- Navigating the tech disruption: How Hong Kong’s businesses can stay ahead with AI and automation
- Attracting world-class talent to Hong Kong to grow GBA development
- Strategies to help Hong Kong cement its reputation as a biotech hub
WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND
Hear from government officials from Hong Kong on the latest policies on talent development and education
Dive deep into critical topics such as skills gaps, attracting global talents, reform of education & talent policies, roles of universities
Recalibrating expectations between educators and industries
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ABOUT THE ORGANISER
South China Morning Post is a leading global news company that has reported on China and Asia for more than a century. Founded in 1903, SCMP is headquartered in Hong Kong, where it is the city’s newspaper of record, with a growing correspondent staff across Asia and the United States. SCMP's vision is to “Elevate Thought” and our mission is to “Lead the global conversation about China”. Additionally, SCMP publishes a portfolio of premium lifestyle and fashion titles in Hong Kong including Cosmopolitan,ELLE, Esquire and, Harper’s BAZAAR. SCMP is also home to Abacus, a digital news brand focused on China's tech industry; Inkstone, a daily news brief for those curious about China's growing impact around the world; and Goldthread, a content platform with a focus on food, travel and culture in China.
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