Business and Social Sciences Forum: Awareness and Action to Create a Sustainable Economy


Why do we want a sustainable community? What does "sustainable development" mean to you? How do you contribute to the goal of sustainability when you recycle, use energy-efficient appliances, or take public transportation instead of driving a car? Sustainability is about the quality of life in a community. It is about whether the natural environment, the economy, and the social system that make up our community are providing a healthy, productive, meaningful life for all community residents, present and future.

Why do we want a more sustainable Hong Kong? How should business and social sciences communities participate in making Hong Kong a more sustainable city? Read more...


Forum Host:

Prof Xiaohu Wang
Department of Public Policy, City University of Hong Kong

International Speaker:

Prof Michael M Crow
President, Arizona State University

Policy Expert:

Mr Guoliang Jin
President, China Emissions Exchange

Dr Jeanne Ng Chi-yun
Director, Group Sustainability, CLP Power Hong Kong Limited


23 October 2014 (Thursday)
11:30 am - 1:00 pm


Wong Cheung Lo Hui Yuet Hall (5/F, Academic 3)