Philanthropy for Better Cities Forum

All day
Through September 21, 2018
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
1 Expo Drive, Wanchai

Sep. 20

Be inspired by one of the keynote speakers, Nobel laureate Professor James J. Heckman, who will speak on the topic: The Economic Case for Investing Early​. This talk presents the economic case for early childhood investment. High return investment recognizes the multiplicity of skills needed for successful lives and the life cycle dynamics of skill formation. Effective childhood programs work with and bolster the family.

Professor Heckman is Henry Schultz Distinguished Service Professor in Economics and Director of the Center for the Economics of Human Development at the University of Chicago. He was awarded the Nobel Memorial Prize for Economic Sciences in 2000.

For tickets and more information about our speakers, please click here.

15% ticket discount is available for UChicago alumni. Please input the Promotion Code “JH215-W0SCC” to redeem the discount when processing online registration.