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IPP Distinguished Lecture Series Celebrating the Reform and Opening Up of the Country
A Review of the Country’s 40 Years of Reform and Opening Up and its Future Prospect

Dr the Hon Vincent H. S. LO, GBM, GBS, JP

Chairman of the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), and Chairman of Shui On Group

21 Feb 2019
3:45pm - 6:00pm
15/F, Hong Kong Club Building, 3A Charter Road, Hong Kong (HKUST Business School Central)
3:45pm - 4:15pm Registration and Refreshment
4:15pm - 4:30pm Introduction by Prof. Ye QI (Director, Institute for Public Policy, HKUST)
4:30pm - 5:30pm Keynote Speech (Hard copies in Chinese and English will be distributed on site)
5:30pm - 5:50pm Q & A Session (Bilingual)
5:50pm - 6:00pm Presentation of souvenir to speaker and group photo taking
6:00pm End of Program
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Dr the Hon Vincent H. S. LO, GBM, GBS, JP is the founder and Chairman of the Shui On Group which was established in 1971. Dr. LO is also the Chairman of Shui On Land Limited (SOL) and SOCAM Development Limited (SOCAM), both are listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

Dr. LO was awarded the Grand Bauhinia Medal (GBM) in 2017, the Gold Bauhinia Star (GBS) in 1998 and appointed Justice of the Peace in 1999 by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR). He was named Businessman of the Year at the Hong Kong Business Awards in 2001, and won the Director of the Year Award from The Hong Kong Institute of Directors in 2002 and Chevalier des Arts et des Lettres by the French government in 2005. Dr. LO was honoured with “Ernst & Young China Entrepreneur Of The Year 2009” and also, as “Entrepreneur Of The Year 2009” in the China Real Estate Sector. Dr. LO was made an Honorary Citizen of Shanghai in 1999 and Foshan in 2011. In 2012, the 4th World Chinese Economic Forum honoured Dr. LO with the Lifetime Achievement Award for Leadership in Property Sector.

In addition to his business capacity, Dr. LO has been active in community services. He participated in the preparatory works of the establishment of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. He currently serves as Chairman of Hong Kong Trade Development Council, Member of the Board of Directors of Boao Forum for Asia, President of Council for the Promotion & Development of Yangtze, Honorary Life President of Business and Professionals Federation of Hong Kong, among his other positions.

HKUST Institute for Public Policy