Lumina College, in partnership with the Faith and Science Collaboration Research Forum (FaSCoRe), HKU
Business and technology are powerful forces which have shaped – and continue to reshape – each other and the world in which we live. This series of five workshops brings together business leaders, technologists, and academics to consider, from a Christian perspective, the systemic issues facing business in light of technological advances, and the challenges and opportunities arising from these.
Session 1: Consumerism and Growth
Date: 8th December 2018
Speaker: Dr Winnie FUNG, Lumina College
Respondent: Dr Kelvin HO, Frasertec
Session 2: Disruption of Technology
Date: 19th January 2019
Speaker: Erwin HUANG, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Respondent: Prof Paul CHEUNG, The University of Hong Kong
Session 3: Moving Beyond Zero Impact
Date: 16th February 2019
Speaker: Dr HO Kin-Chung, Open University of Hong Kong (Formerly)
Respondent: MAK CHEN Wen Ning, Environmentalist
Session 4: Technology and the Global Order of Business
Date: 16th March 2019
Speaker: Dr Peter LIU, Human Dynamic
Respondent: Tse FUNG WONG, EdFuture
Session 5: Un-commodifying the World
Date: 27th April 2019
Speaker: Dr LEUNG Wing Tai, Lumina College
Respondent: Dr Mike BROWNNUTT, The University of Hong Kong
All sessions will run from 09:30 until 12:30.
All sessions are conducted in ENGLISH.
Prior to each session, participants will be provided with preparatory readings.
Each session will include a main talk and a response, each given by experts in the field, followed by times for discussion and engagement with the issues raised.
All participants are invited to (optionally) join the speakers after each session for lunch.
Those joining for lunch are asked to contribute $50 towards the meal.
Participants can register for lunch on the day.
Online registration: https://goo.gl/forms/NaG5WBPBSEaEvPGv1
Sessions 1, 2 and 3 will be held at Lumina College:
3/F, Breakthrough Centre, 191 Woosung Street,
Jordan, Kowloon, Hong Kong.
Sessions 4 and 5 will be held at The University of Hong Kong
University of Hong Kong,
Pok Fu Lam Road,
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong.
HK$500 for five sessions. Please bring along a crossed cheque / bank draft made payable to "Lumina College Limited" with you to the first session.
Phone: (852) 3622 1724