13 January 2018 (Saturday)

8:30 – 9:00
9:00 – 9:15
Opening Ceremony
9:15 – 10:30
Plenary Speech
Speaker 1
Leadership in Disaster Management*
Mr LEE Ming Kwai
Executive Director, Hong Kong Institute for Public Administration
Speaker 2
A Responding Agency’s Experience during the Typhoon Hato, and Lessons Learnt
Dr LEI Wai Seng
Clinical Director, Government of Macao Special Administrative Region – Health Bureau
10:30 – 10:45
Coffee Break
10:45 – 12:15
Parallel Track 1
Sub-theme: Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and Explosives (CBRNE) Defense and Terrorism
Speaker 1
Prof Shuhei NOMURA
Assistant Professor, Department of Global Health Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo
Speaker 2
Prof Susan BRIGGS
Associate Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Sub-theme: Multi-sectoral Approach and Cross-border Planning for Pandemic Preparedness
Speaker 1
Dr Heston KWONG
Head of Emergency Response and Information Branch, Centre for Health Protection, Department of Health
Speaker 2
Dr LI Ailan
Regional Emergency Director (RED), WHO Regional Office for the Western Pacific
12:15 – 13:30
13:30 – 15:00
Parallel Track 2
Sub-theme: Safety of Mass Gathering and Major Events
Speaker 1
Mr TANG Chi-ming, Adrian
Superintendent, Major Events Planning Division, Major Incidents Bureau, Hong Kong Police Force
Speaker 2
Prof Paul ARBON
Director, Torrens Resilience Institute, Flinders University
Sub-theme: Community Disaster Preparedness and Collaboration
Speaker 1
Ms Donna Mitzi D. LAGDAMEO
Senior Policy Adviser and Asia Pacific Regional Focal Point, Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre
Speaker 2
Regional Disaster Risk Reduction Coordinator, IFRC Asia Pacific Regional Office
Speaker 3
Ir Jenny YEUNG
Chief Geotechnical Engineer, Slope Safety Division, Geotechnical Engineering Office, Civil Engineering and Development Department
15:00 – 15:15
Coffee Break
15:15 – 16:15
Parallel Track 3
Sub-theme: Hong Kong’s Preparedness in a Changing Climate Δ
Speaker 1
Mr TONG Hang Wai
Scientific Officer, Hong Kong Observatory
Speaker 2
Mr Leslie HO
Unit in Charge,
YWCA Tai O Community Work Office
Sub-theme: Disaster Research Essentials and Knowledge Management
Speaker 1
Prof May YEUNG
Assistant Professor, Collaborating Centre for Oxford University and CUHK for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response (CCOUC)
Speaker 2
Mr Martin CADMAN
Knowledge Associate (Operational Planning and Traffic Management), Hong Kong Police College, Hong Kong Police Force
16:15 – 17:00
Parallel Track 4
Sub-theme: Policy Implication of Health Impacts of Climate Change in Hong Kong - What's next?*
Ms Heidi HUNG
Graduate Fellow, The Collaborating Centre for Oxford University and CUHK for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response (CCOUC), The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Sub-theme: Emergency Management from a Practical Perspective Δ
Mr WONG Ying-keung, Alex
Superintendent (Ambulance), Hong Kong Fire Services Department

End of Conference

* This session will be broadcasted live on HKJCDPRI’s Facebook Page.
Δ This session will be conducted in Cantonese.

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