Technology and Innovation for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Summit

Event
  • DATE / TIME:
    2021•05•17    09:30 - 18:00
    Location:
    Macau

    Date: May 17, 2021
    Venue: United Nations University Institute in Macau


    The United Nations University Institute in Macau will organize the Technology and Innovation for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Summit in celebration of the World Telecommunication and Information Society Day on May 17.

    As the only United Nations (UN) presence in Macau, UNU Macau aims to bring together government, academia, private sector, and NGOs to share their experiences in advancing the SDGs, examine the SDGs’ roles in Macau’s strategic development plan, and explore collaborative opportunities particularly in the areas of digital technologies for the SDGs. In doing so, we hope to raise awareness about the SDGs and celebrate successes as well as learn from the challenges in implementing the SDGs in Macau. The Summit will be organized around the five Ps of the SDGs: People, Prosperity, Peace, Partnership and Planet.

    Tentative Agenda

    09:30 – 10:00: Registration and welcome

    10:00 – 10:15: Keynote speech

    10:15 – 10:45: Remarks from government representatives

    10:45 – 11:00: UNU presentations and the launch of SDGs training in Macau

    11:00 – 11:15: Group photos

    11:15 – 11:30: Coffee Break

    11:30 – 12:30: Panel 1: People

    12:30 – 14:00:
    Lunch

    14:00 – 14:30: Building tour

    14:30 – 15:10: Panel 2: Planet

     

     


    15:10 – 15:50: 
    Panel 3: Prosperity 

     

     


    15:50 – 16:10:
    Coffee Break

    16:10 – 16:50: Panel 4: Peace

     

     

    16:50 – 17:30: Panel 5: Partnerships 

     

     

    17:30 – 17:40: Closing remarks