- Ms Margaret Fong
Executive Director, Hong Kong Trade Development Council
- The Honourable Mrs Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, GBM, GBS
Chief Executive, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China
Belt and Road: Growth Engine Driving New Era for Global Trade
China’s visionary Belt and Road Initiative is driving development and economic growth along new land and sea trade routes connecting Asia and Europe. How does the ‘China+1’ strategy of secondary locations place the ASEAN market and its connectivity under the spotlight? Is rapid rail development the true game changer? Leading logistics and maritime industry players envisage the prospects and challenges for the industry against the new outlook for regional development and market integration.
Digital Transformation and Smart Logistics: Industrial Revolution ‘Virtually in the Clouds’
As production becomes more and more sophisticated, with everything linked, the ‘Internet of Things’ is inevitably creating more complex supply chains, which require more innovative and advanced solutions. Self-organised logistics, automated cyber-systems, cloud computing, drone delivery, big data and ‘blockchain’ have become the new reality. If you haven’t come to grips with this future yet, you probably should – hearing from experts at the forefront of ground-breaking new technologies revolutionising the industry.
- Dr Hans Lombardo
Co-Founder & COO, Chain of Things
- Mr Henry Ko
Managing Director, Greater China, Flexport
Air Cargo Security
Tanker and Gas Market Outlook: Market Drivers vs. Looming Headwinds
Temperature-controlled Cargo Handling
Liner Shipping Market Outlook: Light at the End of the Tunnel?
Dry Bulk Market Outlook: Sustaining Cautious Optimism for Calmer Waters
Ports and Shippers: Harbouring Smart Solutions
Plenary Session 2 – Delivering New World Order for Online Shopping
F&B E-commerce and Cold-chain Logistics
New Opportunities from the completion of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge and development of the Big Bay Area
Sponsor: Zhuhai Municipal Government
Yuguixin South Channel: Linking the Silk Road Economic Belt with the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road
Sponsor: Beibu Gulf Economic Zone & Cooperation with ASEAN Office of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region
Thematic session on the regional developments hosted by the Belt and Road economies
* The programme is subject to change without prior notice.