[OAL] Asian Autumn: Cities of the Future - CUHK x France

CUHK is happy to be joined by the Consulate General of France in Hong Kong and Macau, Campus France and two prestigious French business schools: IESEG School of Management and Skema Business School to hold the panel discussions on “Cities of the Future” on 7 October 2022 (next Friday). Professors and professionals from French companies based in Hong Kong will share their insights on this topic, participants are invited to join the discussion.

Alongside the panel discussions, a French booth will be held to showcase the academic and professional opportunities in France. It would be a great opportunity for you to learn about the student exchange programmes in Franceand grasp the chance to submit your outgoing exchange application on or before 24 October 2022. If you are interested in pursuing a Master’s degree or doing a research project in a French institution, colleagues from Campus France can give you advice as well. 

If you are interested in joining, please complete the webform here.

Details of the programme

Date: 7 October 2022 (Friday)

Panel Discussions

Time: 4pm – 6pm

Venue: Lee Yuk Lecture Theatre, LT3, G/F, YIA

French Booth

Time: 3:30pm – 6:15pm

Venue: Entrance of LT3, G/F, YIA

Panel A

Topic: Cities of the future: do we have the tools to align our actions with our targets and objectives?

Time: 4pm – 5pm


  • Professor Carlos Lo, Director of Centre for Business Sustainability and Chairman of Department of Government and Public Administration, CUHK
  • Professor LU Wei, Skema Business School

Panel B

Topic: Rethinking sustainable cities

Time: 5pm – 6pm


  • Dr. Carlos Ip, Lecturer, Department of Management, CUHK
  • Dr. Maria Castillo, Senior Professor of practice in Corporate Social Responsibility, Business Ethnics and Strategy, IESEG

For details of the event, please refer to our website.  Looking forward to your participation!