Explore Personal, Family and Social Endeavors
Peer sharing and thought leadership discussions that help participants to explore challenges around 3 key pillars: family business, entrepreneurship and social engagement.
2017 marked the 10th anniversary of the NextGen program in Asia. This year's program was based on three pillars: purpose-led businesses, family business legacy and entrepreneurial spirit.
Sixteen high-powered speakers joined the different sessions and interactive panel discussions, delving into topics ranging from social investments to impact investing, growth hacking to unlocking entrepreneurial mindsets.
Helene Li, Head of Strategic Planning, Brand & Communications, APAC and Anton Wong, Head of Key Client Group, APAC, co-curators of the Asia program, share insights into putting together a successful NextGen Program for our clients:
Day 1 will focus on Purpose-led business & investments
Keynote speaker : Annie Chen, Chair of RS Group, 3rd generation billionaire family based in HK, Annie and her team manages the family foundation assets which is invested in 100% impact mandate
"Purpose-led business transformation" - thought leadership sharing by Mark Wightman, Partner of Ernst & Young
Impact Investment landscape in Asia - sharing followed by panel with Naina Batra, CEO, Asia Venture Philanthropy Network
"Battle of the Strategists" - interactive session with APAC CIO Prashant Bhayani and Strategist, Ray Heung
Day 2 will focus on Entrepreneurship
Fire-side chat : Entrepreneurial journey of a leading woman entrepreneur who is a successful challenger to the employee benefits and insurance sector in South East Asia by Rosaline Chow Koo, Founder & CEO, CXA Group
Startup Accelerator : Plug & Play
Sharing by Plug & Play Asia representatives on their accelerator platform and global reach in partnership with BNPP
Tech Disruptions : James Llyod, Head of Fintech, Ernst & Young
The landscape of tech disruptions and what it means to entrepreneurs
Private Equity session : representatives from Bain Capital
Day 3 will focus on Family Legacy
Panel and sharing from Family Business Network Asia : "Digital disruptions and how that impact family business", Led by Vincent Chian, Board Member of FBNA
Fire-side chat : 3rd generation prominent family in HK, a self-made tech entrepreneur and leader of the TEDx events in HK, Andy Ann
Interactive workshop on cases of digital disruptions in family business - facilitated by FBNA