Smart City Development Under Global Spotlight



In the WRLDCTY Festival 2021 (26-28 October), the world's largest virtual cities festival focussing on urban culture and innovation, Dr Winnie Tang, founder and chairman of Esri China (HK) and founding honorary president of the Smart City Consortium, moderated a panel entitled "Urban Innovation in Hong Kong: Smart City and Beyond", at the invitation of the Brand Hong Kong Management Unit of the Information Services Department. The panellists included Mrs Betty Fung, CEO of West Kowloon Cultural District Authority; Mr Vincent Ng, Chairman of the Harbour Commission and Prof. Inge Goudsmit of the Chinese University of Hong Kong. 



The panel took place at City Gallery to discuss the future of smart city living from different perspectives including discussions on the development of the West Kowloon Cultural District, and harbourfront and urban innovation. The video recording of this discussion is available at  



Mr Vincent Ng (from the left), Mrs Betty Fung, Dr Winnie Tang and Prof. Inge Goudsmit had a fruitful idea exchange in the WRLDCTY Festival.