The demand of elderly care services is increasing rapidly in Hong Kong. Is there any potential of a social innovation model in elderly care services to satisfy the needs? In this session, speakers from Japan, South Korea and China will discuss some new innovative strategies and policy implications in creating a new welfare mix where more social economy organizations can play an important role in delivering more effective services in the local community level.

Speaker
Prof. Akira Kurimoto

Prof. Akira Kurimoto
Professor, Institute for Solidarity-based Society, Hosei University, Japan

Prof. Moo-Kwon Chung

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

Ms. Jie Chen

Ms. Jie Chen
Lecturer, Department of Economics & Management, Wuyi University, China

Facilitator
Mr. Patrick Cheung

Mr. Patrick Cheung
Founder and Chairman, DiD HK Limited
Founder and CEO of Jade Club Ltd and Onward Community Healthcare Services Ltd.