Keynote Speakers

Call for Papers

Tony Toy Memorial Award

Hong Kong





The World of Innovation - Managing Value, Risk & Relationships

Our conference title "The World of Innovation - Managing Value, Risk & Relationships" directly relates to the continuing need for improvement in ALL aspects of what we do. It covers all aspects of organizations, including hard and soft issues, ranging from premises, facilities, designs, systems, production, procurement, supply and delivery, and human resource management.


This conference aims at providing a timely forum for us to share our experiences and impart our valuable knowledge to different countries and sectors that can benefit from VM. VM provides a direct and highly efficient way to identify risks, solve problems, enhance relationships and keep the process on track in a fully encompassing and systematic manner.


The sub-themes include, but are not limited to:

Promoting and Sustaining VM Globally Across Industries and Nations:

  • Adding Value with VE
  • Idea generation and innovative enterprises
  • Systematic reviewing for better performance
  • Global opportunities for VM

How to integrate your Value, Risk and Relationship Management Strategies:

  • Management risks and assessing consequences
  • Identifying and solving problems
  • Change management and re-engineering
  • Partnering and collaboration

Facilitated Workshop Tips, Techniques and War Stories:

  • VM tools and techniques
  • Consensus Facilitation
  • How to deliver bad news positively
  • VM for success

Training and Education in Value and Risk Management:

  • VM education in university
  • VM training in the industry
  • International VM qualification

Important Dates

Deadline for Abstract Submissions
1 June 2006
Notification of Abstract Acceptance
15 June 2006
Deadline for Full Papers Submission
31 July 2006


Submission Details

Your abstract should be submitted as an email attachment initially to

The final copies of accepted manuscripts will need to be submitted in due course to our Conference Secretariat, whose details will be forwarded to you shortly.