Opening Ceremony cum EngTalk

Free admission (Registration is required)

The Opening Ceremony cum EngTalk to be held in Hong Kong Science Park on August 14, 2021 morning is one of key events celebrating the IET 150th anniversary. 

We are honor to have Prof. Danielle George, IET President 2020-2021 and Mr Nigel Fine, IET Chief Executive and Secretary making the welcome address through video call, and Ms Justina Ho, IET Hong Kong Chairlady to deliver an opening address in-person.

We are pleased to invite Dr David Chung, Under Secretary for Innovation and Technology Bureau of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, Mr Albert Wong, CEO of Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation and Prof. C C Chan, Honorary Professor of the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering of the University of Hong Kong to join our celebration and attending this Opening Ceremony. 

Prof. C C Chan is also invited to deliver a keynote speech titled “Smart Energy & Smart Transportation Promotes Carbon Neutralization—Evolution from 4th towards 5th Industrial Revolution”. His speech will discuss the features of smart energy and smart transportation respectively, and how these can promote carbon neutralization more effectively through the theory and practice of the integration of 4N4F (Energy Network, Information Network, Transportation Network, Humanity Network, and Energy Flow, Information Flow, Material Flow, Value Flow).

Rundown

Opening Ceremony:

10:00 – 10:05 Welcome Address (Video) – Prof. Danielle George, President 2020-2021, The IET

10:05 – 10:10 Welcome Address (Video)Mr Nigel Fine, Chief Executive and Secretary, The IET

10:10 – 10:15 Opening Address – Ms Justina Ho, Chairlady (Session 2021), IET Hong Kong 

10:15 – 10:20 Address by Guest of Honor – Dr David Chung, Under Secretary for Innovation and Technology Bureau, the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region

10:20 – 10:25 Kick-off Ceremony

10:25 – 10:30 Address by Host – Mr HL Yiu, Head of Re-Industrialisation Section, Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation

10:30 – 10:55 Souvenir Presentations & Photo Taking

10:55 – 11:05 Break

EngTalk:

11:05 – 11:15 Introduction by Host – Dr Jolly Wong, Past Chairman (Session 2008/2009), IET Hong Kong

11:15 – 12:00 Keynote Speech – Prof. C C Chan, SBS, Honorary Professor of the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, the University of Hong Kong

12:00  – 12:30 Q&A

* This event will be held in HKT (GMT +08:00). The above programme rundown is tentative and subject to change.

Hosts

Dr Jolly WONG

MSc MPhil DProf CEng FIET CITP FBCS, Visiting Professor

Ms Justina HO

Director of Talent Wealth Group Limited

Speakers

Mr Nigel Fine

Chief Executive and Secretary

Prof D A George, MBE

IET Deputy President

Dr David CHUNG, JP

Under Secretary for Innovation and Technology, HKSAR Government

Prof CC CHAN, SBS

Founding President, World Electric Vehicles Association

Dr HL YIU

Head of Re-Industrialisation, HKSTP

  • Date : August 14, 2021 - August 14, 2021
  • Time : 10:00 am - 12:30 pm (UTC+0)
  • Venue : Charles K.Kao Auditorium, Hong Kong Science Park

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