The CRGo World Conference & ICN Symposium on November 29, 2023, was an exceptional event for international knowledge exchange in clinical research governance. With esteemed experts from WHO, CIOMS, and ICN sharing invaluable insights, this event proved indispensable for professionals in biomedical and clinical research. Drawing over 1600 online participants, it spotlighted immense interest and engagement, showcasing the dedication of ICN members and the invaluable contributions of HKU CTC.