Day 1 - 26.08.2022 (Fri)

CyberArena, the Atrium of [email protected] Cyberport

09:00 - 09:30

Registration

Prologue

09:30 - 09:40

Opening

09:40 - 09:45

Welcome Remarks

  • Mr Simon Chan, BBS, JP, Chairman of Cyberport
09:45 - 09:50

Opening Remarks

  • Prof Dong Sun, Secretary for Innovation, Technology and Industry, Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
09:50 - 10:00

Group Photo

Metaverse Entertainment

10:00 - 10:10

Evolving into Sustainable Metaverse Entertainment & Economy

  • Mr Yat Siu, Co-Founder and Executive Chairman, Animoca Brands; Founder and CEO, Outblaze
10:10 - 10:30

Envisioning Metaverse: The Continuum of Technology and Experience, Reshaping Business

  • Mr Brian Chien, Senior Director – Accenture Song, Design and Innovation, Greater China
10:30-10:50

Social Interaction and Engagement in Metaverse

  • Mr Philip Chua, Head of Instagram Public Policy, APAC, Meta
10:50-11:20

User Experiences Beyond Metaverse Entertainment

Keynote
  • Mr Sebastien Borget, Co-Founder & COO of The Sandbox
Moderator
  • Mr Erich Wong, Head of Growth (Hong Kong), The Sandbox
Speaker(s)
  • Ms Becky Wong, Co-founder & COO, INDEX GAME
  • Mr Kenny Ng, Founder of PANGU by Kenal

Metaverse Art - ArtTech Plenary Discussion

11:20-12:05

Action! The Here and Now Digital Strategies for Hong Kong Cultural Creative Industries

Moderator
  • Ir Eric Chan, Chief Public Mission Officer, Cyberport
Speaker(s)
  • Ms Helen So, Lead, Arts & Culture, Our Hong Kong Foundation
  • Mr Chun Hay Au-Yeung, Co-founder, Pure Studio; Chairman, Hong Kong Society of Illustrators

MOU Signing Ceremony by HKDA X Cyberport: Design X Technology Initiatives

Metaverse Sports - MetaSports Plenary Discussion

12:05-12:50

A New Momentum in Sports Entertainment

Moderator
  • Mr Mike Yang, Founder and CEO, AquaBloom Sports Technology Group Limited
Speaker(s)
  • Mr Robert Lui, Hong Kong Digital Asset Leader; Southern Region Government Affairs Unit Leader; Southern Region Capital Market Services Group Leader; Audit & Assurance Partner, Deloitte China
  • Mr Mikio Takenaka, President of Sony China Research Laboratory
  • Mr David Hernando, Head of Strategy, SportBoost
  • Dr Ilan Hadar, Partner, Pangea Cup LLC

MOU Signing Ceremony by ABSG X Partners X Cyberport: Co-building a SportsTech and Esports Hub

13:00-14:00

Lunch Break

Main Stage
CyberArena, The Atrium of Arcade @ Cyberport
14:00-14:20

Unreal or Real? Constructing a Surrealistic Digital World

  • Mr LiangAn Xu, Business Development Manager, Epic Games China
14:20-14:40

Expert Dialogue: Producing Finest Immersive Experience

Moderator
  • Mrs Zinah Nur Sharif, Head of APAC Marketing & Operations, disguise
Speaker(s)
  • Dr Wendy Lee, Regional Manager, HK & Macau, Autodesk Far East Ltd
  • Mr Cesar Caceres, Director of Technology and Innovation, Votion
14:40-14:55

Sports-as-a-Lifestyle, A Rewarding Game For Health

  • Mr Jerry Huang, Co-Founder of STEPN
14:55-15:10

Invisible Computing: Seeing The World Through Smart Contact Lenses

  • Mr Steve Sinclair, Senior Vice President Product & Marketing, Mojo Vision
15:10-15:30

Why Brands Go Tech? Metaverse Matters

  • Mr Roger Li, Senior Director of Ad Creative, Yahoo Creative Studios, Yahoo
  • Mr Lucas Cheung, Managing Partner, Gusto Collective, Hong Kong
15:30-16:30

FIFAe Showmatch by HK eFootball Representative Team

16:30-18:00

NEXXCREATE Digital Entertainment Awards 2022 Presentation Ceremony

Venturer Track
@ Smart Living Lab 3
14:00-14:40

Power Up Your Game Business

(Powered by HKDEA)

Moderator
  • Mr Gabriel Pang, Chairman, Hong Kong Digital Entertainment Association
Speaker(s)
  • Ms Gigi Wong, Managing Director, Original Workshop
  • Mr Philip Lau, CEO of Anxious Otter Games
  • Mr Joepher Hung, Founder, Simplist Limited
14:40-15:00

A Dialogue on Unaddressed Legal Concerns for the Metaverse

  • Mr Dominic J Edmondson, Special Counsel, Intellectual Property & Technology Group, Baker McKenzie, Hong Kong
  • Mr Daniel Lo, Founder & CEO, GoGoChart Group
15:00-16:00

Nordic Hour: Growing Games Between North and South

(Powered by Nordic Innovation House)

Moderator
  • Mrs Binh Johansson, Community Director, Nordic Innovation House Hong Kong
Speaker(s)
  • Mr Pietari Päivänen, Lead & Special Projects, Supercell
  • Ms Queenie So, Founder & CEO, SyZyGy
  • Mr Jeremy Lam, CEO & Co-Founder, Pixio Ltd
  • Mr Wilfred Yau, CEO, Frenzoo Limited
  • Ms Rainy Lo, CCO, QooApp Limited
16:00-17:30

ABC DE Investment Pitching Contest – Sports Technology and Entertainment

Tech & Talent Track
@ Smart Living Lab 2
14:00-14:40

How Design Enriches Technologies

(Powered by HKDA)

Moderator
  • Mr Eddy Hui, CEO, Hong Kong Designers Association
Speaker(s)
  • Dr Anthony Kong, Programme Leader of MSc Multimedia and Entertainment Technology and Assistant Professor in School of Design, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • Ms Jasman Pang, Associate Project Researcher in Art Conservation
  • Dr Terry Lam, Founder and Creative Consultant, Two To Too Creative
  • Ms Amy Ip, Co-Founder of CaaS Innovation; Ex-Group Director of Fjord Greater China (Part of Accenture Interactive); Ex-Tencent Senior Director and Design Expert
14:40-15:20

Inclusive Metaverse for Arts – Traditional, Contemporary and Digital

(Powered by Yesports)

15:20-16:00

New Trends in Metaverse – An Opportunity for Digitisation in the ACG Industry

(Powered by HKCAF)

Moderator
  • Mr Vincent Yeung, Founder and Artist, Avatarisms
16:00-16:40

Blockchain Game in Business, Tapping into Greater Bay Area Opportunities

(Powered CSAA)

Moderator
  • Mr Michael Lo, Co-founder and Executive Director of Elastick Tech
Speaker(s)
  • Mr Andy Yip, Co-founder and CEO, Gungho Space, Managing Director, Sunwah Gungho Space
  • Mr Vincent Lau, Founder of Wise Venture
  • Ms Cecilia Yau, Assurance Group Partner, Mainland China and Hong Kong Media Leader, PwC China
16:40-17:20

Tech X Sports Innovation: Theory into Practice

Moderator
  • Mr Nicholas Chao, Co-Founder & CEO, V360 Limited
Speaker(s)
  • Prof Feng Yan, Professor, Department of Applied Physics; Associate Director of the Research Institute for Intelligent Wearable Systems (RI-IWEAR), The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • Ms Wen Lin Xia Zhan, Blockchain and Disruptive Technologies Manager, LaLiga

Day 2 - 27.08.2022 (Sat)

CyberArena, the Atrium of [email protected] Cyberport

Main Stage
09:00-12:00

APRU MetaGame Conference 2022 (Virtual)

Synopsis

Incorporating the full ecosystem of Esports, from gamers to industry partners and from government leaders to students, the third APRU Metagame Conference will examine the ways that an international network of esports leaders can further its scope within universities from edutainment to sports competition and from research to applications beyond the lab. The Conference will feature three components including policy discussions, next generation learning, and an esports tournament.

09:00-12:30

Microsoft Interschool Minecraft e-Sport Champions League

14:00-16:30

SEFHK Invitational Tournament

Day 3 - 28.08.2022 (Sun)

CyberArena, the Atrium of [email protected] Cyberport

Main Stage
09:00-12:30

Senior Esports & Experience Day

14:00-17:30

Cyberport Presents: TOROS powered by Red Bull

The agenda is subject to change without prior notice.
All programme are conducted at GMT + 8