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ESF TEDx: Inspiring Innovation
22 November, 2017 @ 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Join us and be inspired!
Free to all ESF community
Please register your attendance at www.esf.edu.hk/tedx2017/ by 21 November.
ESF TEDx: Inspiring Innovation is offering you a whole new perspective on innovative ideas and creativity! Speakers will share their unique ideas and vision on transforming imagination to reality, as well as encourage students to adopt creative ‘out-of-the-box thinking’ when approaching their future goals and desires.
Director, Human Resources at the English Schools Foundation
Anna’s life revolves around developing emerging talent. Her passion lies in seeing people realise their potential as individuals. Her corporate life was primarily focused on recruiting and developing people at the beginning of their careers. She commenced her career in London recruiting and developing trainee solicitors from UK based universities for a law firm.
Subsequently she moved to a global investment bank where she created an infrastructure wide graduate programme (hiring over 150 graduates into 11 different business areas) before heading to Singapore to lead the Asia region through a transformation in their recruitment and development practices from universities and business schools. She streamlined the application process, improved the development programme and the firm was recognised as the Graduate Employer of the Year in Singapore’s 100 Leading Graduate Employers.
Anna currently supports universities across the globe with their career programmes (including HKUST, HKU, City University, Hull University) as well as working with many graduate employers on a regular basis through her company The Talent Lighthouse.
Kevin Do Cao
My name’s Kevin and I’m currently a Year 11 student in Sha Tin College. Regarding my Technology and Innovation background, I’m part of the school 2017 Robotics Team, 2018 F1 in Schools Team and Media Team. I enjoy working with technology. My hobbies include: coding, video-editing and photography. I have 2 years worth of experience regarding web-development; I’m currently working on a website for the student council.
Other than technology, I also enjoy doing sports. I play Badminton for the school team, and also participate in the Volleyball Club.
Pindar went to Peak School in 1982 and Island School in 1989. He was the Chairman of the Island School Council from 2004 to 2006.
He is currently Chairman of VeriFi (Hong Kong) Ltd; Director of the Board of ASTRI; School of Engineering Advisory Committee of HKUST; The Technical Advisory Board of Packet Clearing House; Editorial Advisory Board of Internet Protocol Journal
Year 12 student at ESF King George V School