Association of Asia-Pacific Business Schools (AAPBS) Academic Conference - “The Impact of Technology on the Future of Work” (Deadline: May 28, 2018)

You are cordially invited to attend the Conference’s keynote speaker session in the morning of May 29 (9:00-12:30) at the LSK Wong Chak Chui Lecture Theater on G/F. Refreshment will be served.

Corporate leaders and high profile speakers are invited to come share with us their views on the impact of technology on workforce and how our curricula can respond to the disruptive changes.

Officiating Speaker:

Topic: "Innovation and Technology for the Betterment of Hong Kong"

Ir Allen YEUNG

Government Chief Information Officer

Office of the Government Chief Information Officer
The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region

The following keynote speakers will also join us and share their views centered around the theme in the morning session of 29 May.


Keynote speakers:

Topic: “Innovation.  Future of Hong Kong”

Albert WONG

CEO, Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation, Hong Kong



Topic: “Technology, Business Schools and Society”

Prof Eric CORNUEL  

Director General & CEO, European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD), Brussels, Belgium


Topic: “How AI is going to transform business and work”

Francis NGAI

General Manager, IBM China/Hong Kong Limited, Hong Kong

Event Details


29 May 2018 (Tuesday)


8am          Registration (with light refreshment)
9am          Welcome Remarks and Opening Speech
                 Officiating Speech by Ir Allen YEUNG
                 Keynote Speech by Albert WONG
10:45am   Morning refreshment
11:15am   Keynote Speech by Prof Eric CORNUEL
                 Keynote Speech by Francis NGAI
12:30pm   End of Morning Session


Wong Chak Chui Lecture Theater,
G/F, Lee Shau Kee Business Building, HKUST


All SBM faculty and students




Please register here on or before May 28, 2018. A notification email will be sent to your email account shortly.


For questions, please contact Mr Ray Lee on (852) 2358 8934 or


Arrangement of event in case of Bad weather
All programs would be suspended once the Rainstorm Black Warning or Typhoon Signal No.8 (or above) is hoisted, or there is information that the Warning or Signal would be hoisted within 1 to 2 hours before the event starts.