RICS, in collaboration with Smart City Consortium (SCC), will host the RICS-SCC PropTech Conference on Friday 23 November 2018 in the Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong.
It comprises 4 sessions:
Session 1: The changing landscape of our world
Topic: Gazing through the crystal ball: An overview of emerging technologies and their impacts to life (by Mr Ed Parsons, Geospatial Technologist, Google)
Panel discussion: Technology as the catalyst for change
- Challenges and opportunities for urban life
- City development
- Ethical issues of technology
Session 2: Take-up technology in Hong Kong
Topic: Smart-city development in Hong Kong. What should we expect down the road? (By Dr Albert Wong, Urbanisation Director, PricewaterhouseCoopers Hong Kong Limited)
Topic: Smart cities, technology and urbanisation — a global perspective (By Mr James Kavanagh, Global Land Standards Director, RICS)
Panel discussion: What is Hong Kong doing in technology? Tech owners in Hong Kong share their experience in driving technology.
Session 3: Technology in action
- Data security: The ultimate maker-and-breaker of a technology-driven world
- Artificial intelligence
- Big Data
- New technology being applied in property
Session 4: From now to future
Panel discussion: What does the future hold for our next generation?
Topic: Getting the real estate industry ready for technological revolution. What RICS is doing to transform the surveying profession (By Mr Sean Tompkins, CEO, RICS)
Picture (above): Mr CHAN Chung-ching, JP,Director of Lands.
Picture (above): Mr Ed PARSONS, Geospatial Technologist, Google.
Picture (above): Mr Sean TOMPKINS, CEO, RICS.
Picture (above): Mr James KAVANAGH, Global Land Standards Director, RICS.