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Opening Remarks
Hong Kong Government Transport Strategy for 2020
Frank Chan
  • Frank Chan (Secretary for Transport and Housing)

    Frank Chan

    Secretary for Transport and Housing

    Mr Chan is appointed Secretary for Transport and Housing on 1 July 2017. Before assuming this post, Mr Chan was the Director of Electrical and Mechanical Services and the General Manager of the Electrical and Mechanical Services Trading Fund since December 2011.

    As the Secretary for Transport and Housing, Mr Chan is the Chairman of the Hong Kong Housing Authority, Hong Kong Maritime and Port Board, Hong Kong Logistics Development Council and Aviation Development and Three-runway System Advisory Committee. He is also a board member of the MTR Corporation Limited and the Airport Authority Hong Kong; as well as a member of the Council for Sustainable Development, Economic Development Commission and Task Force on Land Supply.

    Mr Chan is a fellow of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers and the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. Mr Chan received his bachelor’s degree in engineering from the University of Hong Kong, master’s degree in medical physics from the University of Aberdeen, UK, and master’s degree in business management from the University of Hong Kong.

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Transportation Transformation: Hong Kong opportunities for the medium term
Steve SaxonDetlev Mohr
  • Steve Saxon (Partner, Shanghai office at McKinsey & Company)

    Steve Saxon

    Partner, Shanghai office at McKinsey & Company

    Steve joined McKinsey in London in 2000, and transferred to Asia in 2005. He is a core member of our transport, infrastructure and logistics practice.

    Steve works with all modes of transport, including airlines, shipping, logistics operators and subway and bus operators. On mobility, Steve led a team exploring international urban transit investment opportunities for an Asian subway operator, and has defined the strategy for a leading Asian urban mobility player. He knows Hong Kong well, and his work has included studying its role as an air and shipping hub. Steve speaks regularly at conferences, including the Asian Maritime and Logistics conference in Hong Kong, and the American and British Chambers in Hong Kong on container shipping.

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  • Detlev Mohr (Senior Partner, Stuttgart office at McKinsey & Company)

    Detlev Mohr

    Senior Partner, Stuttgart office at McKinsey & Company

    Dr. Mohr is a long term leader of McKinsey´s European Automotive Practice and since spring 2017 Global leader of McKinsey Transportation, Travel and Logistics Practice. He has 25 years of consulting expertise serving automotive, transportation and industrial clients in Europe, China and the US on topics of strategy, transformation programs, marketing & sales and organizational change.

    He provides deep expertise on mobility and transportation trends and success factors, and supports understanding of specific customer needs and potential moves of different players in the industry. He is the co-author of several McKinsey research pieces on the future of mobility.

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Linking Hong Kong’s Transport Strategy to the Greater Bay Area initiative
Lincoln LeongJulian VellaJason NiWing-tat HUNG
  • Lincoln Leong (CEO of MTR Corporation)

    Lincoln Leong

    CEO of MTR Corporation
  • Julian Vella (AsPAC Regional Head - Global Infrastructure Advisory, Co-Head - China Infrastructure at KPMG)

    Julian Vella

    AsPAC Regional Head - Global Infrastructure Advisory, Co-Head - China Infrastructure at KPMG
  • Jason Ni (Assistant Professor at City University of Hong Kong)

    Jason Ni

    Assistant Professor at City University of Hong Kong
  • Wing-tat HUNG (Fellow at HK Society of Transportation Studies & Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport)

    Wing-tat HUNG

    Fellow at HK Society of Transportation Studies & Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport
Tea Break
Speed, Automation and Convenience – how Hyperloop, Autonomous Vehicles and Last Mile Options will shape the future of Transport.
Pierre-Etienne Gautier
  • Pierre-Etienne Gautier (VP Innovation at SYSTRA)

    Pierre-Etienne Gautier

    VP Innovation at SYSTRA

    Pierre-Etienne Gautier is the Director of Innovation for SYSTRA and, since 2016, he has been member of the Hyperloop One Technical Advisory Board. Prior to Inexia’s merger with SYSTRA in 2011 he was the Scientific Director for Inexia and from October 2007 through February 2011, he was Scientific Director at the Directorate of Research Innovation at SNCF. As well as his innovation management positions, he had led research activities on the mechanics of infrastructure and railway transport system, specialising in acoustics, crosswind aerodynamics, train-track interaction and dynamic behaviour. He is currently Chairman of the train-track interaction sector of UIC, Professor at the École Centrale Paris, a member of Scientific Council of the Institut Français des Sciences et Technologies des Transports (IFSTTAR) and sits on the policy committee for civil and urban engineering network of the Insitut pour la recherche appliquée et ‘expérimentation en génie civil (IREX).

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The key innovations in the transport and energy industries
Kam Heng Henry WongFrancois BanconWaltraut RitterAndrew Pickford
  • Kam Heng Henry Wong (Head of Strategic Wireless Technology and Core Networks at Hong Kong Telecommunications)

    Kam Heng Henry Wong

    Head of Strategic Wireless Technology and Core Networks at Hong Kong Telecommunications
  • Francois Bancon (Vice President, Global Product and Programs at INFINITI Motor Company Limited)

    Francois Bancon

    Vice President, Global Product and Programs at INFINITI Motor Company Limited
  • Waltraut Ritter (Principal at Knowledge Dialogues)

    Waltraut Ritter

    Principal at Knowledge Dialogues
  • Andrew Pickford (Director, Infrastructure & Transport Advisory Services of MVA Hong Kong Ltd)

    Andrew Pickford

    Director, Infrastructure & Transport Advisory Services of MVA Hong Kong Ltd
Closing Remarks
Free tour of Formula E Pit Lane
(Optional) Opportunity to join BMW & Qualcomm’s Media Event at E-Village Stage (Tarmar Entrance)