Event Highlight ǀ Opening Ceremony of "Masterminds, Masterclasses 2.0" (9 November)



The "Masterminds, Masterclasses 2.0" held by the Hong Kong Laureate Forum was officially unveiled on 9th November 2022. The "Masterminds, Masterclasses 2.0" is a platform for scientists and stakeholders with different expertise from the world to come together to exchange their brilliant and intellectual ideas as well as their experience with a variety of targeted audience. Through which, this event hope to encourage more youngsters to follow the path less travelled in science. This event will be comprised of 1) grand launching ceremony, seminar, round-table dialogue and a trending topic session, 2) focus groups for young scientists of the Forum, 3) programmes for local secondary students 4) an Exploration Corner for all.


Welcoming speech from Prof Timothy TONG Wai-Cheung, BBS, JP, Chairman of Hong Kong Laureate Forum (Photo: ORKTS)  


Welcoming speech from Prof SUN Dong, JP, Secretary for Innovation, Technology and Industry of the HKSAR Government (Photo: ORKTS)

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And at the opening ceremony, a networking session was held for guests to share insights on their views on topics such as technological development, allocation of education and research resources, and opportunities for the younger generation in Hong Kong as an international technology hub.(Photo: ORKTS)


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 Guest attendance at the opening ceremony of "Masterminds, Masterclasses 2.0". (Photo: ORKTS)

 List of participants for “Masterminds, Masterclasses 2.0". (Photo: ORKTS)

 List of participants for “Masterminds, Masterclasses 2.0". (Photo: ORKTS)


Details of Masterminds, Masterclasses 2.0 can be found in this link: https://hklaureateforum.org/en/masterminds-masterclasses-2-0

About the Hong Kong Laureate Forum

The Hong Kong Laureate Forum aspires to be a world-class academic exchange event to connect the current and next generations of leaders in scientific pursuit, and to promote understanding and interests of the young generation in Hong Kong and around the world in various disciplines in science and technology.