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Sustainability Clinic

Day 1 - 5th Oct | 14:30 - 16:00

Location: BEC Sustainable Business Theatre

Decarbonisation

Overview

These clinics aim to enlighten SMEs to practise sustainability through experience sharing from fellow SMEs in a relaxed, breakout setting.

Learnings

  • Why should SMEs pay attention to sustainability issues?
  • How to mobilise both senior management and frontline staff?
  • What are the success stories from and/or challenges faced by SMEs with regards to:
    • decarbonisation
    • environmental conservation
    • post-COVID recovery
    • social sustainability

Post Event Actions

  • Discuss with your colleagues/management why sustainability topics are relevant to your company
  • Form a small working group in your company to take ownership of sustainability
  • Identify one or two issues most relevant to your business and explore possible actions

Speakers

MODERATOR

Simon Ng

Chief Executive Officer

Business Environment Council

Simon Ng

Chief Executive Officer

Business Environment Council

Mr Simon Ng is Chief Executive Officer of Business Environment Council (BEC). He works closely with BEC Board of Directors in setting and implementing organisation goals and strategies conducive to supporting BEC members and the wider business community in the transition towards net-zero economy and a sustainable Hong Kong

Stephen Au

Director

Diving Adventure Limited

Stephen Au

Director

Diving Adventure Limited

Stephen Au is the Founder and Course Director of Diving Adventure. He has trained thousands of divers and instructors at all levels in the past two decades.

My Sustainability Goals for 2021:

Stephen Au will keep leading scuba divers from Diving Adventure and other stakeholders to participate in activities related to marine conservation.

thomas lui

Investor Account Manager, Capital Markets

CDP

thomas lui

Investor Account Manager, Capital Markets

CDP

Sam Cheung is the Investor Account Manager at CDP. Sam works with key financial institutions in Southeast Asia to raise awareness, build capacity and support a shift to financing that supports sustainable production and consumption of forests products. He previously led the engagements with listed companies in Australia and New Zealand to drive greater awareness and action on climate, forests, and water-related impacts and disclosures.

Prior to joining CDP, Sam worked at the International Chambers of Commerce and the Consulate of Argentina. He holds a MA from Sciences Po Paris and a BA from the University of Hong Kong.

Daisy Chow

CEO

Intimex Business Solutions Co., Ltd.

Daisy Chow

CEO

Intimex Business Solutions Co., Ltd.

Daisy Chow is the current CEO of Intimex Business Solutions Co. Ltd., which has provided E-commerce system development, digital marketing, online platform development and IT consultancy services to over 6000 clients ranging from SMEs and NGOs to large corporates, listed companies, MNCs and government departments for the past 20 years.

My Sustainability Goals for 2021:

A business model that creates shared value has increased our value of aiding others and self-interest and the company’s long-term sustainability.

Terry Fang

Executive Director

Sunta Chemical Limited

Terry Fang

Executive Director

Sunta Chemical Limited

  • Co-founder of Sunta Chemical Limited
  • Co-founder of Like Culture Education Limited
  • SME Sustainability Society (Committee Member: Training and Education)
  • Trade and Industry Department – SME Committee Member

My Sustainability Goals for 2021:

Sunta Chemical is dedicated to contributing to our society and promoting Corporate Social Responsibility in various aspects, and is committed to promote and practice work-life balance, eco-friendly lifestyle and environmental protection.

Joyce Lee

Director

Crown Gas Stoves Holdings Co Ltd

Joyce Lee

Director

Crown Gas Stoves Holdings Co Ltd

Over 20 years of working continue experience in LPG gas stoves. Also a Member of the Advisory Committee, HKSAR Gas Safety (2022-2024), GS1 SMEAB Committee (2022-2024), SMESS Member, BEC General Member 2019.

I hope that through my work, I can pass on the knowledge of gas safety through education, and that the concept of environmental protection will be delivered to the community from a young age.

My Sustainability Goals for 2022:

All of this is essential to let the public and the clients to understand the importance of recycling and instill a positive concept of environmental recycling. Waste reduction and recycling is critical. Hope can change mindset of low carbon.

Wilson Leung

Managing Director

CITY CUT HAIR SALON

Wilson Leung

Managing Director

CITY CUT HAIR SALON

CITY CUT HAIR SALON Founder; Teen Teen Outfilter Founder; Solan Cancer Care Founder; SMEss Exco member; Education Bureau – ITAC member; HKCAAVQ – Subject Specialist; VTC/IVDC – Subcommittee & Assessment Assessor

My Sustainability Goals for 2021:

Focal point on SDGs 3 , 8 , 11 – and pay close attention on other 14 goals

Jane Liu

Managing Director

Jenston Technology Corporation Limited

Jane Liu

Managing Director

Jenston Technology Corporation Limited

Jane Liu is the Managing Director of Jenston Technology Corporation Limited, a system integration consultancy and managed service provider for audio-visual solutions and collaboration technologies with headquarters in Hong Kong.

Jane’s own journey to sustainability has been fueled with an unrelenting passion for integrating sustainability in the business strategy in a way that reflects the unique values of the company. By making sustainable principles the cornerstone of the business, she has led the company to receive many top sustainability awards in Hong Kong for over a decade.

My Sustainability Goals for 2021:

Jane is passionate about cultivating business sustainability leadership and management in SMEs. Being the Founding Vice President of SME Sustainability Society, Jane actively engages SMEs to peer to peer learning and knowledge sharing with the objective to inspire more SMEs to embark on the sustainability journey.

Elizabeth Lo

Corporate Engagement Officer

CDP Worldwide

Elizabeth Lo

Corporate Engagement Officer

CDP Worldwide

Prior to joining CDP, Elizabeth worked as a sustainability analyst in Ecovadis, a corporate sustainability rating agency headquartered in Paris. She holds a MSc in Sustainability and Business from the University of Leeds, and BA Business Management from the University of Sheffield.

Currently based in CDP’s Hong Kong office, Elizabeth engages with high-impact listed companies in the Hong Kong & Southeast Asia region to drive corporate action on climate, water and forests-related disclosures.

Rainer Sip

Founder

Baby Kingdom

Rainer Sip

Founder

Baby Kingdom

Rainer is the co-founder of Baby Kingdom. Over the last 20 years his company had won numerous awards in CSR, including the Total Caring Award from Caring Company scheme. Rainer is the founding member of SME Sustainability Society, an organisation co-founded with the CUHK with a mission of promoting corporate social responsibility and sustainable development. He is also the Vice Chairman of Social Synergy Fund, a NGO focusing on assisting the underprivileged ones in our society.

My Sustainability Goals for 2021:

Reach out to our society, leveraging on our core confidences to achieve greater good.

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