Tackling Ageing in Hong Kong – A Whole-of-Society Approach
Mrs Patricia Lau
Hong Kong Sheng Kung Hui Welfare Council Ltd
Patricia previously served as Director of Alumni Affairs and Development at The Education University of Hong Kong (EdUHK). With 30+ years of management experience, she was Deputy Commissioner for Efficiency in the HKSAR Government's Innovation and Technology Bureau. Her work included fostering social innovation and collaboration, notably with the Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Fund (SIE Fund) Task Force. She also has a background in IT and consulting, having worked with IBM, PwC, and PA Consulting Group for 20 years.https://www.linkedin.com/in/patricia-lau-09696b127/?originalSubdomain=hk
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