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Towards Net Zero Carbon: The Future of Neighbourhoods and Residential Spaces

Day 2 - 6th Oct | 11:20 - 12:20

Location: Sustainable Resources Theatre

Decarbonisation

Overview

Green Buildings is a major decarbonisation strategy of Hong Kong’s Climate Action Plan 2050. This session will feature success cases to demonstrate how master planning, smart designs and MiC (Modular Integrated Construction) of neighbourhoods and residential spaces help escalate Hong Kong’s sustainability to the next level.

11:20-11:25 Introduction by Moderator

11:25-11:35 Colin Chung, Managing Director, Property and Buildings, China, WSP: “Net Zero Engineering Solutions for Sustainable Living”

11:35-11:45 Johnny Yu, Advisor to Chairman, Henderson Land Development Company Limited: “Sustainability & Innovation in Residential Development”

11:45-11:55 Hysan Development Company Limited: Presentation title to be confirmed

11:55-12:20 Panel discussion

Learnings

  • What are some key elements in the master planning of sustainable neighbourhood projects? What role does green finance play?
  • What are the challenges and solutions for integrating smart design in residential and neighbourhood projects?
  • How are trends in construction technology supporting decarbonisation efforts and enhancing efficiencies?

Post Event Actions

  • Gain insights and apply knowledge in building projects to support the achievement of Hong Kong’s carbon neutrality target by 2050.
  • Raise awareness on the role of green buildings in driving Hong Kong towards net-zero carbon, from master planning, smart and sustainable designs, use of green materials, green construction methods to sustainable operations.
  • Understand the practices and concerted efforts of various industry players and their contributions to expedite the decarbonisation journey of Hong Kong.
  • Seek further knowledge enhancement in the area of net-zero carbon buildings through attending professional trainings and/or joining professional bodies such as the HKGBC.

Speakers

MODERATOR

Dr Hong-yu Li

CEO, APAC

Egis Asia Pacific

Dr Hong-yu Li

CEO, APAC

Egis Asia Pacific

Dr Hong-yu Li has been working in the Infrastructure and Built Environment over 30 years.  She is currently the CEO for Egis Asia Pacific region. She is an active advocator for sustainability and carbon neutrality in green business and lifestyle.  Egis is a keen supporter for HKGBC.

My Sustainability Goals for 2022:

A greener HK with the government, industries and people to set out clear green objectives and drive for high achievement. Hong Kong should be a world leader on sustainability.

Johnny Yu

Advisor to Chairman

Henderson Land Development Company Limited

Johnny Yu

Advisor to Chairman

Henderson Land Development Company Limited

YU Ching Yan, Johnny, BSc, MBA, ACA, CFA, joined Henderson Land in 2020 as the advisor to Chairman. Prior to joining the company, Mr Yu held various senior positions with UBS, Credit Suisse and Price Waterhouse in both Hong Kong and London. He brought 27 years of extensive experience covering multiple disciplines including sales and marketing, investment advisory, accounting, tax, risk management and control, with his recent focus being digital transformation, innovation and sustainability. Mr Yu graduated from The London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London with a bachelor’s degree in Management Science and attained his MBA degree in Finance with City University of London. He is a member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales and Chartered Financial Analyst Institute.

My Sustainability Goals for 2022:

Following the global carbon emission reduction footprint, Henderson has formulated its 2030 vision in response to climate change issue, which is reflected in the sustainability strategy, categorized by four primary drivers G.I.V.E , I hope the public to pay attention on Sustainability issue and to achieve Hong Kong’s carbon neutrality commitment together.

Colin Chung

Managing Director, Property and Buildings, China

WSP

Colin Chung

Managing Director, Property and Buildings, China

WSP

Leading WSP’s Property and Buildings with over 30 years of professional experience, Colin CHUNG is a renowned expert on MEP planning, design and management for a full spectrum of industrial, commercial, residential, transport and infrastructure projects, specialising in the design of green and sustainable building. He has been contributing to the green building movement and pathway to achieving net zero through serving in key roles at Hong Kong Green Building Council, BEAM Society and Hong Kong Association of Energy Engineers.

 

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