The Power of Parity: Advancing Women’s Equality in Hong Kong and Asia Pacific
- Power of Parity: HK$270.00
The topic of women in leadership is a priority as we move to a world where talent is more scarce than capital. Gender gaps remain large in many countries in the region, both in work and in society. McKinsey’s new The Power Of Parity report suggests that advancing women’s equality could add US$4.5 trillion to Asia Pacific’s annual GDP by 2025, a 12 percent increase over the business-as-usual trajectory. China is one of the most progressive economies in the region on women’s equality but it can certainly do more – with the potential to boost GDP by up to 5 percent a year.
Join us a for a panel discussion to hear more about the actions that companies and governments can take to unlock the full potential of women, advancing their equality and boosting growth.
Fiona NOTT, CEO, The Women’s Foundation
Henny SENDER, Chief Correspondent, International Finance, The Financial Times
Jonathan WOETZEL, MGI Director and Senior Partner, Shanghai, McKinsey & Company
Dan YANG, CEO, GE Power China
Brian HENDERSON, COO, Baker McKenzie
Monday, May 28
12.30-2.00pm (lunch included in ticket price)
Baker & McKenzie Office, 14/F Hutchison House, 10 Harcourt Road, Central
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May, 25 2018