No Time to Waste - Call to Action Summit






 
  When:    24 May 2018 ( 17:00 - 19:00 )  
  Where:  Baker McKenzie, 14/F, Hutchison House, 10 Harcourt Road, Central, Hong Kong
     

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    No Time to Waste - Call to Action Summit
    InterCham Panel Discussion | Thur 24 May

    The statistics have illustrated the seriousness of the plastic waste problem. For example, 5.2 million plastic bottles are discarded every day in Hong Kong (almost 2 billion bottles per year). It has become apparent that Hong Kong also takes on a certain amount of responsibility in this major global issue.

    Join our friends at Swedish Chamber in this meaningful seminar to discuss the current situation and possible solutions of plastic waste with the panelists from different sectors in the business community, as well as representatives from the Hong Kong Government. 

    Speakers - Opening Remarks
    Vicki Kwok, Deputy Director of Environmental Protection Department in Hong Kong
    Helena Storm, Consul General of Sweden

    Panelists
    Moon Kim, Cleantech Venture Partner at Spring Capital Asia
    Eric Swinton, Founder of V Cycle
    Dana Winograd, Director – Operations at Plastic Free Seas
    Dr. Steve Wong, Executive President at China Scrap Plastics Association 
    Alexander Mastrovito, Chair of the SwedCham Sustainability Committee

    Date:
    Thur 24 May 2018

    Time:
    5:00pm – 7:00pm

    Venue:
    Baker McKenzie, 14/F, Hutchison House, 10 Harcourt Road
    Central, Hong Kong

    Cost:
    Member HK$150
    Non-Member HK$200
    (Including drinks and sustainable snacks)

    *Please check the event flyer here.