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Speakers and Panelists

Leeds-HKU Conference: Moving Beyond Research to Engagement and Impact


  • Dr Matthew Boswell
    Arts Engaged Research Fellow, School of English, University of Leeds
  • Professor Cecilia L. W. Chan
    Head, Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong
  • Professor Peter Y. K. Cheung 
    Head, Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering & Vice Dean, Faculty of Engineering, Imperial College London
  • Professor Paul Cooke
    Pro-Dean for Research and Innovation, Faculty of Arts, University of Leeds 
  • Professor Frank Finlay
    Dean of Arts, University of Leeds; Member of the UK Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014 Sub-panel 28: Modern Languages and Linguistics
  • Mr Tom Hockaday
    Managing Director, Isis Innovation Ltd, University of Oxford
  • Dr Laura King
    Arts Engaged Research Fellow, School of History, University of Leeds
  • Professor Denise Lievesley
    Professor of Social Statistics and Dean of Faculty of Social Science and Public Policy, King's College London
  • Professor Christopher Megone
    Director of Inter-Disciplinary Ethics Applied, University of Leeds
  • Professor Ole Petersen
    Director of Biosciences, Cardiff University; Chairman of the UK REF 2014 Sub-panel 5: Biological Sciences
  • Professor Amy Shuen
    Professor of Management Practice, China Europe International Business School (CEIBS)
  • Professor Stephen Williamson
    Emeritus Professor, University of Surrey; Chairman of the UK REF 2014 Sub-panel 13: Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Metallurgy and Materials
  • Professor Simon N. M. Young
    Associate Dean (Research), Faculty of Law, The University of Hong Kong