Many Asian cities are facing similar urban social challenges such as ageing population, environmental degradation and poverty. However, these pressing problems can hardly be solved by the traditional business models and existing social welfare system. More countries are now promoting social innovation to tackle the problems. In this panel, four Asian scholars will share some successful cases to provide inspiration for participants.

Facilitator
Dr. Jane Lee, JP

Dr. Jane Lee, JP
Organizing Committee of Social Enterprise Summit

Dr. Kam Tong Chan

Dr. Kam Tong Chan
Principal Lecturer, Department of Applied Social Sciences and Director of Third Sector Studies, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong

Panelists
Prof. Ming Wang

Prof. Ming Wang
Professor, School of Public Policy and Management, Tsinghua University, China

Prof. Hajime Imamura

Prof. Hajime Imamura
Professor, Department of Policy Studies, Toyo University, Japan

Prof. Moo-Kwon Chung

Prof. Moo-Kwon Chung
Professor, Department of Global Public Administration,
Yonsei University, South Korea

Prof. Yu-yuan Kuan

Prof. Yu-yuan Kuan
Professor, Department of Social Welfare,
National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan