Summit Info


Unless otherwise specified, all sessions will be conducted in Cantonese.
SI : Simultaneous interpretation service to Cantonese can be provided.

22 November 2018 (Thursday)

Time Activity

1230 - 1400



Innovation and Technology for Application in Elderly and Rehabilitation Care Series : New Insights through Collaboration 1

Ms Annie Chung, Manager – Social Service, The Yuen Yuen Institute, Hong Kong

Mr Natural Wong, Chief Information Officer, Mark Bright Limited, Hong Kong

Mr Armstrong Chiu, Occupational Therapist I, Residential Services, The Hong Kong Society for the Blind

Dr Karen Chan, Director of Swallowing Research Laboratory, Assistant Professor, Division of Speech & Hearing Sciences, The University of Hong Kong

1430 - 1530


Enhance the Quality of Life of Elderly and People with Mobility Problem


Prof Chong-Wey Lin, Founder and President, OurCityLove Social Enterprise Co., Ltd., Taiwan

Mr Steve Shu-Hua Liu, Founder, Fun Aging Co., Taiwan

Mr Chieh-Lang Tang, Deputy Executive Manager, Shin Kong Bank Cultural & Educational Foundation and SKS Community Care Welfare Foundation, Taiwan

Ms Mandy Chen Man-Shien, Senior Manager, Dept. of Public Affairs, Yulon Group, Taiwan

1600 - 1730

Telehealth for Ageing in Place

Dr Wilson Fung, Co-founder, Doctor Now Limited – DoctorNow NEEDS, Hong Kong

Ms Maura Wong, Chief Executive Officer, Senior Citizen Home Safety Association, Hong Kong

Mr Johnny Ma, General Manager, Health & Life Sciences, Asia Pacific, Hitachi Vantara

Mr Jeffrey Douglas Chee-Hang Kwok, Client Origination & Marketing Manager, Life Extension Company Limited, Hong Kong

Mr Ka-Shing Lam, Occupational Therapist, Hong Kong Young Women’s Christian Association


23 November 2018 (Friday)

Time Activity

1030 - 1200


Using Technology to Support People with Dementia – the Taiwan Experience


Prof Chaur-Jong Hu, Professor, Department of Neurology, Taipei Medical University Shuang Ho Hospital, Taiwan

Prof Yeh-Liang Hsu, Director, Gerontechnology Research Centre, Yuan Ze University, Taiwan

Ms Winnie Yun-Ju Chen, Social Media Manager, United Daily News, Taiwan

1230 - 1400


Person-centred Design - Overseas Innovative Technology that Promote Better Living

(English) – SI

Mr Nick Temple, Chief Technology Officer, Psykinetic, Australia

Ms Narumi Ogata, General Manager, Muscle Corporation, Japan

Ms Lena Karjaluoto, Executive Vice President, HUR, Finland

Mr Keita Yumitani, Manager, Paramount Bed Co., Ltd, Japan

1430 - 1530


Overseas Innovation to Facilitate Ageing in Place

(English) – SI

Dr Ikuo Kantake, Founder, CEO and President, Dental Support Co. Ltd., Japan

Ms Birgitte Ettrup, Head of Division, Kildemarkscentret, Naestved, Denmark

Mr Hiroyasu Itoh, CEO, Abilities Care-net Incorporated, Japan

Mr Joris Wiersinga, CEO, SilverFit, Nertherlands

1600 - 1730



Innovation and Technology for Application in Elderly and Rehabilitation Care Series : Role of Hong Kong R&D Centres and Productivity Council in Supporting NGOs to Adopt Technology in Service

Ms Yan Chan, Director, Business Development, The Hong Kong Research Institute of Textiles and Apparel (HKRITA), Hong Kong

Mr Barry Yen, Director, Commercialisation, Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute (ASTRI) , Hong Kong

Mr Stephen Wai, Assistant Director-Business & Project Development, Logistics & Supply Chain MultiTech R&D Centre Limited (LSCM), Hong Kong

Dr Lawrence Poon,General Manager, Automotive & Electronics, Hong Kong Productivity Council (HKPC) and Automotive Parts and Accessory Systems (APAS) R&D Centre


24 November 2018 (Saturday)

Time Activity
1030 - 1200

Innovation and Technology for Application in Elderly and Rehabilitation Care Series : Innovative Technology to Enhance Stroke Rehabilitation

Mr Joe Ka-Hung Sham, Assistant Director, Hong Kong Sheng Kung Hui Welfare Council, Hong Kong

Dr Ivan Yuen-Wang Su, Senior Manager (Professional Development), SAHK, Hong Kong

Mr Eitan Anenberg, Product Manager, B-Temia Inc, Canada

1230 – 1400


Let the Social Assistive Robots Help

(English and Cantonese) - SI

Ms Elsa Wong, Managing Director, NEC Hong Kong Limited

Prof Catherine Wing-Chee So, Associate Professor, Faculty of Education, The University of Hong Kong

Mr Lai-Choi Wong, RSW, Service Director of Hong Kong Sheng Kung Hui Welfare Council Limited, Hong Kong


1430 - 1530

Overseas Platform to Promote Innovation for Healthy Ageing

(English) - SI

Dr Qing Zhang, Team Leader, Australian eHealth Research Center, The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), Australia

Mr Mel Barsky, Director, Business Development, Centre for Aging + Brain Health Innovation, Canada

1600 - 1730

Singapore Experience in Promoting the Use of Gerontechnology

(English) - SI

Ms Janice Chia, Founder & Managing Director, Ageing Asia Alliance, Singapore

Dr Rohit M Bhojaraj, General Manager, Long Term Care Solutions, Napier Healthcare, Singapore

Mr Lee-Tuan Tan, Founder, Bekind Solutions Pte Ltd (agegracefullyshop), Singapore

Prof Henrik Hautop Lund, Professor, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark


25 November 2018 (Sunday)

Time Activity
1030 - 1200

Risk Monitoring and Fall Prevention through Innovative Solutions

Prof Kwok L Tsui, Chair Professor, School of Data Science ; Director, Centre for Systems Informatics Engineering, City University of Hong Kongt

Mr Wilson Lam, Physiotherapist I, The Hong Kong Society for the Blind

1230 - 1400

Youth Power in the Elderly and Rehabilitation Care Service Setting

Mr Kenneth Chi-Sing Ng, Superintendent, ELCHK Grace Court

Ms Sarah Lai-Ping Leong, Residential Elderly Services Manager (SNO), Po Leung Kuk, Hong Kong

Mr Herman Chan, Executive Director, Eldpathy Co. Ltd, Hong Kong

Mr Matthew Kai-Ho Shum, Founder, The Illuminant Foundation Limited, Hong Kong

Mr Keisuke Tahara, Director, Managing Executive Officer, Corporate Business Div., France Bed Co. Ltd., Japan

Ms Wang Juan, Assistant General Manager, Jiangsu Ying Rui France Bed Elderly Services Co. Ltd., China

1430 - 1600

Innovation and Technology for Application in Elderly and Rehabilitation Care Series : New Insights through Collaboration 2

Ms Fanny Man-Chi Ong, Superintendent, Tung Wah Group of Hospitals Jockey Club Rehabilitation Complex (JCRC), Hong Kong

Mr Phoenix Tsz-Chiu Lam, General Manager, Deltason Medical Limited

Ms Connie Ng, Senior Manager, Charity Services, St. James’ Settlement, Hong Kong

Mr Duncan Liu, Project Specialist, Green Tomato Limited

Mr Joe Ka-Hung Sham, Assistant Director, Hong Kong Sheng Kung Hui Welfare Council, Hong Kong

Mr Jens Winter, Export Director, ROPOX A/S, Denmark

Ms Winnie Ng, Service Director, Hong Kong Sheng Kung Hui Welfare Council Ltd, Hong Kong

Dr Lydia Lap-Wai Leung, CEO, Belun Technology Company Limited, Hong Kong