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[POSTPONED] Global Thinkers: A Business Response to the Climate Crisis and Inequality [POSTPONED] Global Thinkers: A Business Response to the Climate Crisis and Inequality

[POSTPONED] Global Thinkers: A Business Response to the Climate Crisis and Inequality

Date: Friday, February 21, 2020 12:15 - 14:00 Add to Calendar
Venue: Asia Society, 9 Justice Drive, Admiralty, Hong Kong
Speaker(s): Paul Polman, Victor K. Fung
Abstract

This event has been postponed until further notice.


Join global business visionary Paul Polman as he makes the business case for engagement in the collective effort to address the climate crisis and inequality, and why this is especially important for businesses based and operating in developing Asia. The conversation continues with a fireside chat between Polman and Victor Fung, Advisory Board Co-Chair of Asia Global Institute.

Co-organized by the Asia Global Institute and the Asia Society Hong Kong Center, A Business Response to the Climate Crisis and Inequality is a crossover event between the institute’s Global Thinkers and Asia Society’s Sustainability Series.

Regular registration fee: HKD 650
Special registration fee for AGI community: HKD 500*

*Enter “AGI” in group code when purchasing tickets on the Asia Society website.

About the Speaker(s)
Paul Polman

Paul Polman

Chair, International Chamber of Commerce and Chair and Co-Founder, IMAGINE

Paul Polman is Co-founder and Chair of IMAGINE, a benefit corporation and foundation accelerating business leadership to achieve the Global Goals.

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Victor K. Fung

Victor K. Fung

Advisory Board Co-Chair, Asia Global Institute

Dr. Victor K. Fung is Advisory Board Co-Chair of Asia Global Institute. He's also Group Chairman of the Fung Group, a Hong Kong-based multinational with major subsidiaries in trading, logistics, distribution and retailing.

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Notes

Global Thinkers is the Asia Global Institute’s public outreach program which dissects global issues by featuring insights from internationally renowned experts and thought leaders. Asia Society Hong Kong Center’s Sustainability Series sheds light on the latest developments vis-à-vis sustainability in Asia and around the world.


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