The Y.Elites Association, established in 2007, consists of 12 research groups and committees focusing on the areas of Finance, Real Estate, Industries & Commerce, ProfessionalServices, Students, Sports Culture, Community & Social Affairs, Politics, Women Forum, Cross-Strait Affairs, Cultural and Arts and Membership Affairs. Today, theAssociation has around 700 members including young entrepreneurs, professionals from various industries and leaders from various youth organizations.
The mission of The Y.Elites Association is “to gather young elites; promote national studies; attend to various social topics, and become the think tank for current affairs”.Since its establishment, The Y.Elites Association has organized large scale high-end forums such as Y.Elites Forum, co-organized Boao Youth Forum (Hong Kong) andattained huge success. Our forums not only attracted global political and business leaders, and academia to participate, but also gained widespread attention from thesociety and became flagship activities of The Y.Elites Association.
Furthermore, our Association is actively involved in community affairs and youth activities. We have organized various seminars and activities related to areas such asfinance, poverty, youth property, retirement protection, third airport runway and innovative technology, inviting related government officials, renowned experts andscholars to share their views on these hot topics. The seminars and activities have also offered prime opportunities for our members to exchange opinions. In additions,we have also hosted and supported various large-scale youth activities, engaging local young people
.We have actively made policy suggestions to the HKSAR Government and developed ourselves as a youth think tank. Over the years, our Association has made recommendationson government policies. In addition, we contribute commentary articles in local media such as the Sun Daily, the Hong Kong Economic Journal, Takungpaoand Sing Tao Daily on current issues such as environmental protection, youth, property, family policies, education and industry development. Our views have receivedpositive response from the society.