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This year’s Annual Meeting includes incredible Keynote speakers such as:
Christine Loh, SBS, JP, OBE.
Christine Loh currently works as Chief Development Strategist at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. She was Under Secretary for the Environment in the HKSAR Government (2012-17) and a Member of the Hong Kong Legislative Council (1992-97 and 1998-2000). Loh has been active in public policy and politics since the 1980s. She founded and was the CEO of the non-profit think tank, Civic Exchange (2000-12), and helped to established several non-profit organizations in Hong Kong related to the environment, equal opportunity, arts and culture, as well as human rights.
In her Keynote, she will be discussing the concept of “Ecological Civilization”
Nainoa Thompson, President and Founder of the Polynesian Voyaging Society and PWO navigator
Nainoa Thompson has reintroduced the Polynesian art of ocean navigation to the world and dedicated his life to exploring the deep meaning of voyaging. More recently, he has led voyages around the world in order to spread the word about the importance of caring for our planet Earth and our connection to Nature’s roots. He is now inspiring the younger generations to take the lead in our fight against the largest ecological threats today. He will be our closing keynote speaker at this year’s conference.