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2018 Hong Kong-Taiwan Economic Co-operation Forum (6 Sep 2018)

On 6 September, the Hong Kong Economic, Trade and Cultural Office (HKETCO) and “Business Today” jointly organised the “2018 Hong Kong-Taiwan Economic Co-operation Forum” in Taipei. With “Seizing new opportunities of biotechnology, collaborating to win the future” as the theme, the Forum invited experts of the biotechnology industry from Hong Kong and Taiwan as guest speakers to share their insights and experiences, analyse major trends of industry development, and discuss how to generate business opportunities and facilitate industry upgrading through collaboration between Hong Kong and Taiwan. Mr Jimmy Ng, Chairman of the Hong Kong-Taiwan Business Co-operation Committee officiated the event. More than 250 representatives from the business community and academia attended the Forum.

A Group photo of guests and speakers of the Forum. (From left): Mr Allen Pang, Deputy Director of HKETCO; Ms Claudia Xu, Chief Commercial Officer of the Hong Kong Science & Technology Parks Corporation; Professor Christopher Cheng, Research Professor of School of Biomedical Sciences of the Chinese University of Hong Kong; Mr Richard Shen, Chairman of Hong Kong Business Association in Taiwan; Mr Larry Chu, Deputy Director of HKETCO; Mr Jimmy Ng, Chairman of the Hong Kong-Taiwan Business Co-operation Committee; Mr Shieh Jin-he, Publisher of Business Today; Ms Stella Poon, General Manager (Taiwan) of the Hong Kong Trade Development Council; Ms Hsu Ming-Chu, Chairman of TaiGen Biotechnology Co, Ltd; Mr Eddie Liu, Managing Director of ACT Genomics Hong Kong; and Mr Liang Yong-huang, President of Business Today.