Guest Speaker: Mr. Peter Yan, JP - Chief Executive Officer of Cyberport Date: 21 August 2023 Time: 11:00am Duration: 30 mins (with Q&A) Mode: Zoom Language: Cantonese
Speaker's Bio: Mr. Yan is an industry leader with more than 38 years of experience in the innovation and technology industry. As the CEO of Cyberport, Mr. Yan leads the digital technology flagship focusing on talent cultivation, industry development, and the integration of new and traditional economies. Prior to joining Cyberport, Mr. Yan was the Executive Director and CEO of SUNeVision. Mr. Yan had also held various senior management positions in large consulting and IT services companies including Accenture, Tradelink and Computer and Technologies.
Mr. Yan is active in public services. He is a member of the Election Committee (the Technology and Innovation Subsector) and serves on the Council of the City University and the Hong Kong Metropolitan University. Mr. Yan is also a member of the HKSAR Northern Metropolis Advisory Committee, a member of the Human Capital Committee of the Financial Services Development Council, a member of the Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications, and various industry or professional organisations in the I&T sector. He is an Adjunct Professor at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, and an Adjunct Associate Professor at the University of Hong Kong.
Mr. Yan holds a BBA Degree from CUHK and was conferred the Honoree of the Year by the CUHK Chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma in 2020. Mr. Yan is a Distinguished Fellow of the Hong Kong Computer Society and received Executive Education from the Harvard Business School.