Ms. Bonnie Yau

Executive Director, Occupational Safety and Health Council, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of China

Ms Yau graduated with a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the Chinese University of Hong Kong in 1992, and then attained a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Birmingham, U.K. in 2002.

Ms Yau joined the Administrative Service of the Hong Kong Government in 1996. Since then, she served in various bureaus and departments including the Office of the Government of Hong Kong SAR in Beijing and the former Health, Welfare and Food Bureau. She was appointed the Principal Assistant Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development in 2007. She is appointed as the Executive Director of the Occupational Safety and Health Council since July 2014.

The Council was established in 1988 by the Hong Kong Government for the promotion of workplace safety and health. Under Ms Yau’s leadership, the Council has thrived in many areas through promotion, education and training, research, information and consultancy services.

SYM5 (Formerly S23) - Training for Vision Zero

To what extent can training and education serve organizations on the road to Vision Zero? This symposium examines ways responsible organizations develop a positive, caring work culture and safe, healthy and productive workforces through training and education. 

Louise Hosking, United Kingdom  

Marilyn Hubner, Canada 
Ugochi Obidiegwu, Nigeria 
Davide Scotti, Italy 
Bonnie Yau, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of China

Live : 21/09/2021 - 13:45 EDT - 15:15 EDT
Rerun : 21/09/2021 - 23:45 EDT - 22/09/2021 - 01:15 EDT