Speakers & Facilitators

Discover all panel speakers and workshop facilitators

Lee Williamson

Lee is a Hong Kong-based journalist now editor for Generation T, Tatler Asia’s platform for the Leaders of Tomorrow.

Elaine Ng Portrait

Elaine Yan Ling Ng

Elaine Yan Ling Ng is the founder of The Fabrick Lab, which brings together textiles, electronics, biomimicry, interiors and installations.

Fair Trade Hong Kong

We are committed to establishing a Fair Trade economy to ensure that producers in the developing world receive fair income.

Angelica Klein Portrait

Angelica Klein

Angelica will be sharing about the huge potential of composting for F&B businesses and by integrating them into urban farming.

Magnus McGlashan Portrait

Magnus McGlashan

Magnus co-founded Pacsafe in Hong Kong in 1998. Pacsafe designs and manufactures functional Travel products sold in over 40 countries.

Malin Lundahl Portrait

Malin Lundahl

Malin joined the H&M Group in 2013 to focus on the development and production of the H&M brand’s new Beauty cosmetic line.

Heidi Yu Spurell Portrait

Heidi Yu Spurrell

Heidi is heightening awareness between food and climate by supporting restaurants & suppliers on their sustainability journey.

Hanah Paik Portrait

Hanah Paik

Hanah is Asia Pacific Lead at CDP, an NGO focusing cities, regions, investors and companies to act for a sustainable economy.

Cesar Harada Portrait

Cesar Harada

Cesar is a Senior Lecturer for the Design+ Bachelor of Arts and Sciences Programme. He teaches design with a focus on social & environmental impact.

Mark Tung Portrait

Mark Tung

Mark Tung joined Hysan in 2007, and is responsible for the Group’s communications with the media and other stakeholders.

Ada Yip Portrait

Ada Yip

Ada is CEO of Urban Spring, a startup with a mission to reduce single-use plastic bottles consumption through building water refill stations.

Natalie Lung Portrait

Natalie Lung

Natalie Lung is the Program Manager for Brinc’s Food Technology Accelerator Program, empowering entrepreneurs everyday.

Bas Fransen

Bas Fransen, CEO of EcoMatcher, is passionate about addressing the climate crisis with technology and innovative business models.

Portrait of Samantha Woods

Samantha Woods

Samantha is a Sustainable Development Manager at John Swire & Sons. Prior, she led ELEVATE’s sustainability consultants in HK.

PRAISE HK Student Ambassadors

PRAISE-HK Ambassadors

They have varied backgrounds and are involved in PRAISE-HK outreach targeted towards trade shows and conferences.

Fiona Chiu Portrait

Fiona Chiu

Bye Bye Plastic Bags is a youth-led movement encouraging communities to stop the use of plastic bags and single-use materials in HK.

Lauren Berning Portrait

Lauren Berning

Lauren teaches, coaches and makes boring corporate stuff less boring and less corporate through nifty improv tricks and training.

Christian Mongendre Portrait

Christian G. Mongendre

Christian G. Mongendre is widely recognised as one of the visionaries behind the plant-based movement in Hong Kong.

Raphael De Ry Portrait

Raphael De Ry

Witnessing the massive wastage created by our lifestyle, Raphael decided there had to be a better way to live healthily & sustainably.

Xaviera Nordstrom portrait

Xaviera Nordstrom

Xaviera is a native of Sweden and Chile with a background in development but a passion for sustainability and plant-based food.

Lush HK Logo

Lush HK

Lush Cosmetics is the ultimate beauty “delicatessen” established 23 years ago in Britain. Lush is driven by its innovation and ethics.

Remake Logo

REMAKE Repair Parties

REMAKE seeks to create impactful change in its community through outreach activities to raise awareness and debate on sustainability.

Portrait of Lauren Boucher

Lauren Boucher

Lauren is part of the Circular Fashion team at NGO Redress, fighting to tackle textile waste and pollution in the fashion industry.

Portrait of Althea & Tansy Tan

Tansy Tan

An avid cook, Tansy is responsible for the creation, production and teaching of plant-based vegan recipes for Happy Plantarian. 

Portrait of Althea & Tansy Tan

Althea Tan

Chef Althea creates whole-food plant-based recipes for Happy Plantarian and has expertise as a plant-based nutritionist.

MoCC Museum Entrance

Jockey Club Museum of Climate Change

The MoCC, established in 2013, is the world’s first museum dedicated to the theme of climate change.

Portrait of Michelle Wong

Michelle Wong

Lead strategist on branding, marketing and stakeholder engagement of PRAISE-HK – a world-leading air quality and health mobile app system.

Dyelicious logo

Dyelicious

Eric is the founder of Dyelicious, a company that tries to find new expressions in the art of dyeing by infusing it with modern technology.

Portrait Andrea Richey

Andrea Richey

Executive Director of HKSF, Andrea raises awareness about shark conservation and the unsustainable practice of all shark products.

Portrait of Tony Ip

Tony Ip

Tony is a green building design expert, with vast experience in multi-disciplinary practices, design and research across Europe and Asia.

Portrait of Stephanie Chan

Stephanie Chan

Shortlisted as Top 5 Young Professional in Asia 2015, Stephanie supervises business environment & people strategies for Esquel Group.

Portrait of Sonalie Figueiras

Sonalie Figueiras

Eco-wellness industry veteran, Sonalie has a keen eye for market trends and a decade of experience in organic trade, health and sustainability.

Portrait of Elaine Siu

Elaine Siu

Elaine Siu is working to build and grow a good food ecosystem with The Good Food Institute in the Asia Pacific region.

Portrait of Daisy Tam

Daisy Tam

Daisy teaches and researches urban food systems and practices, with a focus on food security at Hong Kong Baptist University.

Portrait of Colin Ward

Colin Ward

Colin’s contributions to architecture & design include Wembley Stadium, Chek Lap Kok Airport, West Kowloon Cultural District and more.

Portrait of Alessandro Bisagni

Alessandro Bisagni

This former environmental consultant has been recognized by the Urban Land Institute as a Top 40 Under 40 professional class of 2016.

Hannah Chung

Hannah Chung is passionate about sustainability and waste reduction, she is regularly a guest speaker at schools and corporate events.

Lee Williamson

Lee is a Hong Kong-based journalist now editor for Generation T, Tatler Asia’s platform for the Leaders of Tomorrow.

Angelica Klein Portrait

Angelica Klein

Angelica will be sharing about the huge potential of composting for F&B businesses and by integrating them into urban farming.

Magnus McGlashan Portrait

Magnus McGlashan

Magnus co-founded Pacsafe in Hong Kong in 1998. Pacsafe designs and manufactures functional Travel products sold in over 40 countries.

Malin Lundahl Portrait

Malin Lundahl

Malin joined the H&M Group in 2013 to focus on the development and production of the H&M brand’s new Beauty cosmetic line.

Heidi Yu Spurell Portrait

Heidi Yu Spurrell

Heidi is heightening awareness between food and climate by supporting restaurants & suppliers on their sustainability journey.

Hanah Paik Portrait

Hanah Paik

Hanah is Asia Pacific Lead at CDP, an NGO focusing cities, regions, investors and companies to act for a sustainable economy.

Cesar Harada Portrait

Cesar Harada

Cesar is a Senior Lecturer for the Design+ Bachelor of Arts and Sciences Programme. He teaches design with a focus on social & environmental impact.

Mark Tung Portrait

Mark Tung

Mark Tung joined Hysan in 2007, and is responsible for the Group’s communications with the media and other stakeholders.

Ada Yip Portrait

Ada Yip

Ada is CEO of Urban Spring, a startup with a mission to reduce single-use plastic bottles consumption through building water refill stations.

Natalie Lung Portrait

Natalie Lung

Natalie Lung is the Program Manager for Brinc’s Food Technology Accelerator Program, empowering entrepreneurs everyday.

Bas Fransen

Bas Fransen, CEO of EcoMatcher, is passionate about addressing the climate crisis with technology and innovative business models.

Portrait of Samantha Woods

Samantha Woods

Samantha is a Sustainable Development Manager at John Swire & Sons. Prior, she led ELEVATE’s sustainability consultants in HK.

Fiona Chiu Portrait

Fiona Chiu

Bye Bye Plastic Bags is a youth-led movement encouraging communities to stop the use of plastic bags and single-use materials in HK.

Lauren Berning Portrait

Lauren Berning

Lauren teaches, coaches and makes boring corporate stuff less boring and less corporate through nifty improv tricks and training.

Christian Mongendre Portrait

Christian G. Mongendre

Christian G. Mongendre is widely recognised as one of the visionaries behind the plant-based movement in Hong Kong.

Raphael De Ry Portrait

Raphael De Ry

Witnessing the massive wastage created by our lifestyle, Raphael decided there had to be a better way to live healthily & sustainably.

Portrait of Lauren Boucher

Lauren Boucher

Lauren is part of the Circular Fashion team at NGO Redress, fighting to tackle textile waste and pollution in the fashion industry.

Portrait of Michelle Wong

Michelle Wong

Lead strategist on branding, marketing and stakeholder engagement of PRAISE-HK – a world-leading air quality and health mobile app system.

Portrait Andrea Richey

Andrea Richey

Executive Director of HKSF, Andrea raises awareness about shark conservation and the unsustainable practice of all shark products.

Portrait of Tony Ip

Tony Ip

Tony is a green building design expert, with vast experience in multi-disciplinary practices, design and research across Europe and Asia.

Portrait of Stephanie Chan

Stephanie Chan

Shortlisted as Top 5 Young Professional in Asia 2015, Stephanie supervises business environment & people strategies for Esquel Group.

Portrait of Sonalie Figueiras

Sonalie Figueiras

Eco-wellness industry veteran, Sonalie has a keen eye for market trends and a decade of experience in organic trade, health and sustainability.

Portrait of Elaine Siu

Elaine Siu

Elaine Siu is working to build and grow a good food ecosystem with The Good Food Institute in the Asia Pacific region.

Portrait of Daisy Tam

Daisy Tam

Daisy teaches and researches urban food systems and practices, with a focus on food security at Hong Kong Baptist University.

Portrait of Colin Ward

Colin Ward

Colin’s contributions to architecture & design include Wembley Stadium, Chek Lap Kok Airport, West Kowloon Cultural District and more.

Portrait of Alessandro Bisagni

Alessandro Bisagni

This former environmental consultant has been recognized by the Urban Land Institute as a Top 40 Under 40 professional class of 2016.

Hannah Chung

Hannah Chung is passionate about sustainability and waste reduction, she is regularly a guest speaker at schools and corporate events.

Elaine Ng Portrait

Elaine Yan Ling Ng

Elaine Yan Ling Ng is the founder of The Fabrick Lab, which brings together textiles, electronics, biomimicry, interiors and installations.

Fair Trade Hong Kong

We are committed to establishing a Fair Trade economy to ensure that producers in the developing world receive fair income.

Angelica Klein Portrait

Angelica Klein

Angelica will be sharing about the huge potential of composting for F&B businesses and by integrating them into urban farming.

PRAISE HK Student Ambassadors

PRAISE-HK Ambassadors

They have varied backgrounds and are involved in PRAISE-HK outreach targeted towards trade shows and conferences.

Fiona Chiu Portrait

Fiona Chiu

Bye Bye Plastic Bags is a youth-led movement encouraging communities to stop the use of plastic bags and single-use materials in HK.

Xaviera Nordstrom portrait

Xaviera Nordstrom

Xaviera is a native of Sweden and Chile with a background in development but a passion for sustainability and plant-based food.

Lush HK Logo

Lush HK

Lush Cosmetics is the ultimate beauty “delicatessen” established 23 years ago in Britain. Lush is driven by its innovation and ethics.

Remake Logo

REMAKE Repair Parties

REMAKE seeks to create impactful change in its community through outreach activities to raise awareness and debate on sustainability.

Portrait of Lauren Boucher

Lauren Boucher

Lauren is part of the Circular Fashion team at NGO Redress, fighting to tackle textile waste and pollution in the fashion industry.

Portrait of Althea & Tansy Tan

Tansy Tan

An avid cook, Tansy is responsible for the creation, production and teaching of plant-based vegan recipes for Happy Plantarian. 

Portrait of Althea & Tansy Tan

Althea Tan

Chef Althea creates whole-food plant-based recipes for Happy Plantarian and has expertise as a plant-based nutritionist.

MoCC Museum Entrance

Jockey Club Museum of Climate Change

The MoCC, established in 2013, is the world’s first museum dedicated to the theme of climate change.

Dyelicious logo

Dyelicious

Eric is the founder of Dyelicious, a company that tries to find new expressions in the art of dyeing by infusing it with modern technology.

Tickets cost HKD 80 per pax for the full weekend event.
Enjoy an early bird price at HKD 50 per pax until 31st October.
Each ticket entitles you to attend all panel discussions in the morning and afternoon workshops.
This is an online event. Please follow the link to register.