As part of HKCSS Convention 2017 that commemorates the 70th anniversary of The Hong Kong Council of Social Service, the Project will organize NGO Governance Symposium under the theme of Stewardship for Better Future. At the Symposium, local and overseas social service practitioners and academics will share their experience and discuss on a wide range of governance topics.
Theme: Stewardship for Better Future
Date: 1 November 2017 (Wednesday)
Venue: 4/F, Old Wing, Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, Wanchai, Hong Kong
Sponsoring organisations: Companies Registry, Lotteries Fund, PricewaterhouseCoopers Limited
Target audience: Board and committee members, advisors and agency heads of HKCSS agency members
Details of the Governance Syposium sessions open for registration are stated below.
Interested parties please enroll online on or before 25 October 2017.
NGO Governance Symposium is part of the HKCSS Convention 2017 that takes place on the same day.
A1 - Keynote and Plenary (By invitation only)
Note of thanks
Video sharing - insights from different generations of NGO founders
B3 - Governance Symposium I
a. Governing in Partnership for Mission Accomplishment and Social Impact
Strategic decision making in the board room: roles and responsibilities
Transition from traditional volunteerism to modern board governance
Facilitator: Mr Lester Huang, President, The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups
International accountability and best practice - A Salvation Army perspective
Bringing international experience in NGO governance to Hong Kong
Facilitator: Ms Bonnie So, Secretary General, Hong Kong Red Cross
C3 - Governance Symposium II
Sector Initiatives to Strengthen Governance Capacity – the UK Experience