Opening & Plenary Talk
Leading Social Innovation in the Public Sector Through Civic Participation
Warren serves as CEO of Good Lab (www.goodlab.hk), a non-profit social innovation Think-and-Do Tank, dedicated to enabling public and social sector organisations to collaborate and design innovative solutions in response to community challenges.
As a firm believer that everyone can be a changemaker, Warren has forged novel partnerships between civil society, NGOs and the Government and spearheaded numerous large-scale public and social sector innovation projects in Hong Kong. Using Design Thinking as the methodology, Warren is passionate about community engagement and participation to co-create human-centric solutions to tackle social problems. Besides, Warren has led numerous social venture incubation programmes to inspire and build the capacity of young changemakers at universities and in local communities.
Committed to public service, Warren is a member of several advisory committees to the HKSAR Government on social issues including social enterprise development, poverty alleviation, conservation, and family policies. Prior to Good Lab, Warren was a management consultant specialising in corporate strategy and operations for multinational financial institutions.
June 25 (Sat)