On Feb. 26th, 2018, Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Great Bay Area Think Tank High-end Forum was held in Hongkong, with its theme was Standing Together to Build Great Bay Area. More than 400 think tank experts and scholars from Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao attended the conference for in-depth discussing around how to provide intellectual support for the building of great bay area.
The president of Hong Kong Minghui Think Tank delivered a speech, he call for the establishment of a Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao great bay area think tank alliance among think tank circles in the three regions, for forming an effective mechanism for close cooperation among think tanks of the three places. Professor Ni Pengfei of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Mr. Cai Guanshen, the president of the Chinese general chamber of commerce, and President Wang Jun of Guangdong Academy of Social Sciences respectively expressed views and opinions on Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Great Bay Area Development Plan and “One Country, Two Systems”, whose wonderful speeches were widely recognized by the participants.
Chen Shuaifu, the deputy director of the Constitutional and Mainland Affairs Bureau of the Hong Kong Government congratulated on the success of the forum; besides, the representatives from seven key think tanks of Guangdong introduced their respective institutions, and exchanged on promoting the building of Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Great Bay Area.
The forum fully reflected the purpose of Think Tank Going Ahead for Great Area Construction, with its high specification, large scale and good effect, as well as adequately elaborated Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Great Bay Area Development Plan, and laid a good foundation for in-depth cooperation and common development among think tanks of the three regions in the future.