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IPCC scientists have warned that a 1.5 degrees Celsius rise in temperatures is a crucial threshold for avoiding the most dangerous and irreversible effects of climate change. 

 

To prevent the planet from passing the point of no return, this is the defining decade.

Natalie Chung

Climate and Energy Policy Researcher, Member of the HKSAR Government Green Tech Fund Assessment Committee

Natalie Chung Sum Yue is a leading climate advocate and social entrepreneur based in Hong Kong, recognised by The Japan Times, Eco-Business and Tatler. At the age of 18, she co-founded V’air Hong Kong, a social enterprise dedicated to climate education and sustainable tourism. In the policy arena, Natalie is committed to advancing carbon neutrality in Hong Kong and mainland China, having published research on climate resilience and sensitive intervention points for energy decarbonisation. She has been appointed to serve at advisory councils of the HKSAR Government, including the Council for Sustainable Development and Green Tech Fund Assessment Committee. Natalie holds an MPhil in Environmental Change and Management at University of Oxford and a Bachelor of Social Science in Geography at CUHK.

All Sessions by Natalie Chung

10:25 am - 10:55 am
Opening Ceremony

Star Startup Panel - The Art of Disruption: Tackling Climate Challenge with Technology

Climate change is the defining issue of this decade and we are at a defining moment. In this startup panel, entrepreneurs will share their journey on leveraging disruptive technologies to ease climate crisis and the impact they are bringing to the world.

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