Recent activities and events
Book Talk - Stories & Testimonies of HOPE
We can Transform our World Together
Two Penguin Random House authors - and husband and wife team - Matthew and Sylvia Friedman will share about their personal journeys that led to the publishing of their memoirs.
Matthew Friedman’s new book WHERE WERE YOU? A PROFILE OF MODERN SLAVERY explores the last 35 years of fighting human trafficking and the highs and lows of humanitarian work in more than 40 countries.
Learn about women and girls in modern slavery in Asia from Sylvia Yu Friedman’s latest book, A LONG ROAD TO JUSTICE: STORIES FROM THE FRONTLINES IN ASIA.
If you're interested in learning more about this important issue of our time, UN SDG 8.7, join this talk on the Live Streaming and read their books. Please share it with your corporate, school and personal networks.
Their books are available in ALL major book outlets. Thank you for your support!
Order a copy of Where Were You?: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/9814954438
Order a copy of A Long Road to Justice:
The Hydrogen Economy Technological Challenges And Growth Opportunities
Date: 11/12/2021 (Saturday)
Time: 10:00-11:30 (GMT+8)
Language: English and Chinese (with simultaneous interpretation)
Fee: Free of Charge
The fossil fuel economy at present has led to climate change that threatens the very existence of humankind. The hydrogen economy that is based on renewable energy is expected to enable a sustainable, de-carbonized, and circular economy. In this webinar, the technical and economic background on the generation, storage, transportation, and use of hydrogen is presented. The potential impact on power generation, chemical production, transportation, and heating for buildings is highlighted. However, there are numerous hurdles in realizing the hydrogen economy. Some of the innovations and technical developments in progress, and thus the related business opportunities and growth, are discussed. The webinar is followed by a panel discussion of selected technologies/issues in more detail.
Prof Ka Ming NG
Professor Emeritus, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, HKUST
Dr XIONG Yun
Chairman of HydraV
lr Colin CHUNG
MD of the China Region of WSP
Dr Simson WU
Co-founder & CEO of Oxgrin
Online Seminar on Finance and Sustainability
Financial Impact of Sustainability Development goals (SDGs) on Listed Company
Language: Cantonese/ Mandarin
Fee: HKD 250
Remarks: Attendance certificate will be issued after the seminar.
Online Seminar on SDGs
Mr. Matthew Friedman
Founder and CEO of The Mekong Club
Date: Mid October (TBC)