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Mon, 11 Nov 19  

09:00 - 09:10

Auditorium
 

Robert RubinsteinRobert Rubinstein

Chairman & Founder - TBLI Group - The Netherlands Linkedin

09:10 - 09:20

Auditorium
 

Mark Barnekow mark barnekow

Executive Director - University of Chicago Hong Kong Jockey Club - Hong Kong LinkedIn

09:10 - 09:40

Auditorium

09:40 - 10:40

Auditorium
 

 

Rob Garrett (Moderator)Rob Garrett

Managing Partner - Hezar Ventures - Singapore LinkedIn 

Luca RancilioLuca Rancillo

Owner - Rancilio Cube - Italy LinkedIn

 

Leonie Kelly Leonie Kelly

Project Director - Sustainable Finance Initiative - Hong Kong LinkedIn 

 

Gaetan Japy gaetan japy

Adviser - Antler - Singapore LinkedIn 

 

 

Donna NguyenPhuocDonna Nguyen Phuoc

Partner - SPARQ Capital - Hong Kong LinkedIn

10:40-11:15

Foyer

11:15 - 11:45

Auditorium
 

Arvind Narulaarvind narula

Chairman - Urmatt Group - Thailand - Linkedin

11:45 - 12:45

Room: Auditorium
 

Tracy Wong Harris (Moderator)Tracy Wong

Deputy Secretary General - Hong Kong Green Finance Association - Hong Kong LinkedIn

Gerald ProlmanGerald Prolman

President -  Everland -USA - Linkedin

 

Susan ZhuSusan Zhu

Founder & CEO - Shanghai Treasure Carbon Company - China Bio

 

Chaoni Huang Chaoni huang

Head of Sustainable Capital Markets - BNP Paribas - Hong Kong Linkedin

Vivian Claire Liew Vivian Liew

Founding Director & CEO - Philanthropy Works - Singapore Linkedin

12:45- 13:00

 

Workshops & Seminars moderators briefly introduce their sessions and speakers 

13:00 - 14:00

Foyer

14:00 - 15:30

 

At the most basic level, women are the main providers and users of household energy. At the same time, they are disproportionately affected by the lack of energy and tend to be overlooked as key stakeholders of energy initiatives. Why is women's empowernment essential for sustainable development and what can be done to achieve this empowerment? 

  

 

Dr. Margaret Burnett (Moderator)Margaret Burnett

Program Director - Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Hong Kong - Hong Kong Linkedin

Maud Savary-Mornet MAUD SAVARY MORNET

Regional Director - ResponsAbility Investments AG - Hong Kong LinkedIn

Karela Belin karena belin

Co-Founder & COO - Angel Hub - Hong Kong LinkedIn

14:00 - 15:30

 

Joanne Murphy(Moderator)Joanne Murphy

Director Asia Pacific Programme - CAIA - Hong Kong LinkedIn

 

Wan Hoon Han wan hoon han

Head of Research - JI Capital Partners - Singapore LinkedIn

Maggie LooMaggie Loo

Partner, Client & Strategy Development - Bridges Fund Management - USA - LinkedIn

 

Unmesh ShethUnmesh Sheth

CEO - SoPact - United States LinkedIn

 

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Area Head of Finance - The University of Hong Kong - Hong Kong LinkedIn

14:00 - 15:30

 

For a series of complex reasons, the field of Social Finance often faces critical limitations and heightened barriers to bringing crucially-needed resources to target beneficiaries at the last-mile. This session will investigate how “last-mile-first” solutions can be enabled through decentralization, with both digital and analogue components, and how advancements in blockchain enables these solutions to scale. Panelists will discuss their own real-world projects which will include such strategies as: time banking, cooperative finance, community currencies, and microfinance.

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- A workshop session in collaboration with Shanzhai City

 

 

 

 

Tat Lam (Moderator)Tat Lam

CEO - Shanzhai City - Hong Kong Linkedin 

   

 

Will RuddickWill Ruddick

Director of Community Currencies - Bancor - Kenya Linkedin

 

Shaun ConwayShaun Conway

Founder & President - IXO - Switzerland Linkedin 

 

Napoleon Catilo

Co-founder, CIO - PearlPay - Philipines Linkedin

14:00 - 15:30

Room: Auditorium
 

Pitch session for Impact Funds in front of asset owners

Wendy Marston (Moderator)Wendy Marston

 Partner - WMNexus -  United Kingdom Linkedin

 

 

 

Alina Legendi (Moderator)Alina Legendi

 Partner - WMNexus -  United Kingdom Linkedin

 

Devin WhatleyDevin Whatley

Managing Partner - The Ecosystem Integrity Fund - United States Linkedin

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Partner - The Ecosystem Integrity Fund - United States Linkedi

 

 

 

14:00 - 15:30

 

Fengwei Zhou (Moderator)Shaway Yeh

Co-founder - feat. - China Linkedin

Alvin YipAlvin Yip

Board member - Fashion farm foundation - China - Linkedin

Tonya Dong Sally Yau

Founder - feat. Community Platform - China - Linkedin 

Joshua Miguel LopezJoshuaMiguel

Assistant Programme Coordinator - Friedrich Ebert Foundation  - Philippines - Linkedin

14:00 - 15:30

 

  

 

Agnes TaiAgnes Tai

Director - GGIC - Hong Kong Linkedin

 

Vince ChanVince Chan

Co-Founder - Chicago Booth Angels Network - Hong Kong Linkedin

 

Ernest NgErnest Ng

CEO -  Tung Lin Kok Yuen - Hong Kong Linkedin

 

 

15:30-16:00

Foyer

16:00 - 17:30

 

Aline Reichenberg Gustafsson (Moderator)

Editor In Chief -  NordSIP.com - Sweden Linkedin 

 

Katie Schmitz EulittKatie Schmitz Eulitt

Director - Investor Outreach - SASB(Sustainability Accounting Standards Board) - Linkedin

 

Samira KhanSamira Khan

Global Impact Manager - Salesforce - United States Linkedin

 

16:00 - 17:30

 

Green bonds can mobilize resources from domestic and international captial markets for climate change adaption, renewables and other environment-friendly projects. How effective are green bonds in addressing the issue of climate change and what can be done to make green bonds more mainstream?

 

Ivy Lau (Moderator)Ivy lau

China Program Manager - Climate Bonds Initiative - China Linkedin

Ricco Zhang (TBC) Ricco Zhang

Director, Asia Pacific -  International Capital Market Association - Hong Kong Bio

 

Sam Hilton Sam Hilton

Senior Research Analyst - WWF - Hong Kong LinkedIn

Jonathan DrewJonathan Drew

HSBC - Managing Director, Infrastructure and Real Estate Group - Hong Kong Linkedin

16:00 - 17:30

Room: Auditorium
 

Pitch session for Impact Funds in front of asset owners

Wendy Marston (Moderator)Wendy Marston

 Partner - WMNexus -  United Kingdom Linkedin

  

Alina Legendi (Moderator)Alina Legendi

 Partner - WMNexus -  United Kingdom Linkedin

 

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Partner - Brawn Capital - Hong Kong Linkedin

16:00 - 17:30

 

Stratos Pourzitakis (Moderator)Stratos Pourzitakis

Head of Research - Asian Private Banker - Hong Kong LinkedIn

 

Alexandra TracyAlexandra Tracy

President - Hoi Ping Ventures - Hong Kong LinkedIn

 

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Managing Director - ADM Capital - Hong Kong LinkedIn

 

Cyrille BellierCyrille Bellier

Senior Advisor - Agence Français de développment - Hong Kong LinkedIn

Helen Lun He helen he

Program Manager - IFC - China LinkedIn 

 
 

Tue, 12 Nov 19 (Day 1  )  

09:30 - 11:00

 

 Christina Lee (Moderator) Christina Lee Grayscale

Founder -  Global Green Connect - Singapore LinkedIn

 

Elsa PauElsa Pau

Funder - WealthAsia Group - China LinkedIn

Yong (Walter) GeYong Walter Ge

Founding Partner & Managing Director - Green Startups - China LinkedIn 

Yijing WangYijing Wang

Vice President - Ehong Capital - China LinkedIn

 

 

Vince ChanVince Chan

Co-founder - Creta Ventures - Hong Kong LinkedIn

 

09:30 - 11:00

 

Helene Li (Moderator)Helene Li

CEO & Co-Founder - GoImpact Capital Partners -  Hong Kong LinkedIn

 

Daan Choon Dan choon

Managing Director - Cycle Group - Luxembourg  LinkedIn 

Céline Chi Hae WongCeline chi hae wong

Global Group Strategy Operations - Jinko - China LinkedIn

Vivian Claire Liew Vivian Liew

Founding Director & CEO - Philanthropy Works - Singapore LinkedIn

 

Andy Ann andy ann

CEO - New Digital Noise - Hong Kong LinkedIn 

 

09:30 - 11:00

 

Marie Rosencratz (Moderator)Marie Rosencratz

Adjuct Associate Professor - HKUST - Hong Kong LinkedIn

 

Adeline TanAdeline Tan

Mercer - Wealth Business Leader - Hong Kong LinkedIn

 

Albert LaiAlbert Lai

CEO - Carbon Care Asia - Hong Kong LinkedIn

 

 

K.O. ChiaK.O. Chia

CIO - Grace Financial - Hong Kong LinkedIn

Pat-Nie Woopat nye woo

Partner - KPMG - Hong Kong LinkedIn 

09:30 - 11:00

 

Yukiko Oishi (Moderator)Yukiko Oishi

Founder - Gemstone Partners - Japan LinkedIn

 

Masahiro KatoMasahiro Kato small

 Head of Responsible Investment - Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking - Japan Bio

Shinya TsujimotoShinya Tsujimoto

CEO - Nippon Life Global Investors - Singapore LinkedIn

Juliette MacresyJuliette Macresy

Head of Greater China and South East Asia Markets - Vigeo Eiris - Hong Kong LinkedIn

 

 

 

09:30 - 11:00

 

Dharisha Mirando (Moderator)Dharisha Mirando

Investor Engagement - China Water Risk - Hong Kong LinkedIn

 

Chen Zhu chen zhu

Co-Founder - Mana Impact Partners - Hong Kong LinkedIn

 

Slav W. HermanowiczSlav Hermanowicz

Professor, Associate Co-Director - Tsinghua Berkeley Shenzhen Institute - China LinkedIn

 

Pratima Divgi Pratima Divgi 140px

Director, Hong Kong - CDP - Hong Kong LinkedIn

9:00 - 10:30

Room: Auditorium
 

Pitch session for Impact Funds in front of asset owners

Wendy Marston (Moderator)Wendy Marston

 Partner - WMNexus -  United Kingdom Linkedin

 

 

 

Alina Legendi (Moderator)Alina Legendi

 Partner - WMNexus -  United Kingdom Linkedin

 

 

 

 

11:00 - 11:30

Foyer

11:30 - 13:00

 

The United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were established in 2015 as a global framework for addressing the world’s most urgent social and environmental challenges. In reaching the SDGs, the increased flow of private capital into emerging markets has become crucial. The rapid growth of number of impact investors has also become key in addressing the world’s most urgent social and environmental changes. Our industry-leading speakers, experienced in the field of ESG and impact investing in emerging markets will identify the ongoing challenges and hurdles that presented itself in this area, as well as outline solutions to these challenges.

 

Julie Despraz (Moderator) Julie Despraz

Strategic Finance Advisor - Topan - Switzerland LinkedIn 

 

Karine HirnKarine Hirn

Partner - East Capital - Hong Kong Linkedin

 

Pierrick Balmain

Head of APAC Business Development - BlueOrchard Finance Ltd - Singapore Linkedin

 

Anton DyaduraAnton Dyadura

Founder - ESKA Capital - Ukraine Linkedin

11:30 - 13:00

Room: Boardroom
 

The emerging uncertainties due to climate change and climate variability are likely to aggravate the problems of future food security by exerting pressure on agriculture. How can farming be adapted to take climate change into consideration. 

 

Kim Neel Wyon (Moderator)Brian Tang

Senior Partner - Optiteam - Denmark Linkedin

  

Tao ZhangTao Zhang

Founder & Managing Director - Dao Ventures - United States Linkedin

 

Matthew McGarveyMatthew McGarvey

Co-Founder/Partner - Xylem Capital - United States Linkedin

 

Peter KennedyPeter Kennedy

Head of Agriculture and Water Impact Fund - CLSA - Singapore Linkedin

 

Samuel Goldstein

Asia Business Development - Circular Systems - China Linkedin

 

11:30-13:00

 

Julie Muraco (Moderator) Julie Muraco

Managing Partner - TBLI Group - US Linkedin

 

 

Tim ChanTim Chan

Senior Analyst, ESG Research and Integration - Manulife Investment Management - Hong Kong Linkedin

 

 

Nasrine GhozaliNasrine Ghozali

Chief Risk Officer - Oasis - Hong Kong - Linkedin

Pru BennetPru Benet

Head of Asia Pacific Corporate Governance and Responsible Investment - Blackrock - Australia Linkedin 

 

Kaoru Kobukobu kaoru

Research Analyst - Invesco - Japan Bio

 

11:30-13:00

 

Genevieve Hilton (Moderator)Genevieve Hilton

Head of Communications Asia Pacific - Lenovo - Hong Kong Linkedin

 

James PearsonJames Pearson

CEO - Pacific Risk Advisors - Hong Kong Linkedin

 

Priscilla LuPriscilla Lu

Managing Director - Sustainable Investments Alternatives and Real Assets, Deutsche Bank - Hong Kong Bio

 

Michele LeungMichele Leung

Director, Client Coverage - Trucost - Hong Kong Linkedin

11:30-13:00

 

Daniela Herrmann (Moderator) Daniela Herrmann

Chairman & Founder - Topan - Switzerland LinkedIn 

Charles Yonts charles Yonts

Head of Sustainable Research - CLSA - Taiwan LinkedIn 

 

Justin ReynoldsJustin Reynolds

Founder - The Tashinga Partnership - Singapore LinkedIn

 

 

Elaine NgElaine Ng

Executive Director - MSCI Inc. (Hong Kong) - Hong Kong Linkedin

13:00-13:45