Cloud Computing and the Development of Hong Kong’s Knowledge Economy
First 15-20 minutes is for networking Light breakfast included Hosted by the Information & Communication Technology Committee Hong Kong has always taken the need to develop technological innovation seriously. However, there have been indications that a sense of complacency has developed - HK recently slipped two places in the Asia Cloud Computing Association (ACCA)'s Cloud Readiness Index, falling from 3rd to 5th place out of 14 Asia Pacific countries.
Recent efforts to re-energize government policies include the revival of the Innovation and Technological Bureau, and a review of the Digital 21 Strategy. This panel will discuss the results of Cloud Readiness Index, as well as the current efforts by the HK administration to accelerate the territory's position as a leading knowledge economy.
The American Chamber of Commerce in HK 1904 Bank of America Tower 12 Harcourt Road Central, Hong Kong