During the seminar's panel discussion session, speakers shared with participants on how the financial crisis had affected economic co-operation in the Asia-Pacific region as well as the respective roles of the government, business and academic sectors. Picture shows (from left) the Chairman of Shinhint Acoustic Link Holdings Limited, Mr Jacky Cheung; the Head (Economic Research) of the Research Department of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, Dr Lillian Cheung; the Principal Economist of the Economic Analysis and Business Facilitation Unit of the Financial Secretary's Office, Miss Elley Mao; Professor of Economics and Director, Centre for Public Policy Studies of Lingnan University, Professor Ho Lok-sang; the former Head of Research, East, Global Research of Standard Chartered Bank, Mr Nicholas Kwan; and the Principal Economist of the Office of Regional Economic Integration of the Asian Development Bank, Dr Song Lei-lei, at the seminar's panel discussion session.