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Terms of Reference

Objective of the Task Force

To formulate strategies and initiatives for addressing digital inclusion issues in Hong Kong in a holistic manner with an aim to enabling all members of the community to have equal opportunity to benefit from Information and Communications Technology (ICT) development.

Responsibilities

The main responsibilities of the Task Force are identified as:

  1. Definition & Positioning
    • To define digital inclusion and identify digital inclusion issues in the Hong Kong context.
  2. Benchmarking
    • To identify relevant indicators, parameters and benchmarks for measuring digital inclusiveness in Hong Kong with reference to the global development.
  3. Identifying Focus Areas
    • To sharpen the focus and define framework of actions on digital inclusion.
  4. Devising Initiatives and Programmes
    • To devise and prioritise the digital inclusion initiatives and programmes.
    • To advise and recommend relevant stakeholders of the initiatives and programmes.
    • To oversee the progress and effectiveness of the initiatives and programmes.

Membership List (from 12 December 2012 to 31 March 2016)

Convenor:

  • Government Chief Information Officer

Non-official Members:

  • Prof. Alfred CHAN, S.B.S., J.P.
  • Dr. Andy CHUN
  • Ms. Amy FUNG*
  • Mr. KEE Chi Hing
  • Mr. Hansen LEE, M.H.
  • Dr. Edith MOK, M.H.
  • Hon. Charles MOK, J.P.
  • Dr. Vincent Ng
  • Ms. Winnie WONG
  • Mr. WONG Kwai-Yau

Official Members:

  • Representative from Education Bureau
  • Representative from Labour and Welfare Bureau
  • Representative from Social Welfare Department
  • Deputy Government Chief Information Officer (Policy and Community), Office of the Government Chief Information Officer
  • Deputy Government Chief Information Officer (Consulting and Operations), Office of the Government Chief Information Officer

Secretary:

  • Chief Systems Manager (Digital Inclusion), Office of the Government Chief Information Officer

Meetings

Previous Terms

*Membership from 12 December 2012 to 30 September 2014