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Science Lectures

HK SciFest 2018 Lecture Series

Venue: Lecture Hall, Hong Kong Science Museum

Lecture title and speaker Date Time
The Way to Sustainable Drainage - Revitalisation of Water Bodies
Speaker: Mr. Chan Li Ting (Engineer, Drainage Services Department)
31-03-2018 (Sat) 11:00am - 12:30pm
JC-WISE Public Lecture - Water Footprint: You Are Using More Water Than You Think!
Speaker: Dr. Frederick Lee (Project Co-Investigator, JC-WISE)
31-03-2018 (Sat) 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Prevention and Treatments of Common Sports Injuries in Football
Speaker: Dr. Mok Kam Ming (Assistant Manager, Student Services
Speaker: Centre, Lingnan University)
31-03-2018 (Sat) 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Catching the Next Wave in IoT: Enabling Network and Wearable Technologies
Speakers: Dr. Angus Wong Kin Keung (Associate Professor,
Speakers: Engineering Sciences, School of Science and
Speakers: Technology, The Open University of Hong Kong)
Speakers: Dr. Kevin Hung King Fai (Assistant Professor, Engineering
Speakers: Sciences, School of Science and Technology,
Speakers: The Open University of Hong Kong)
01-04-2018 (Sun) 11:00am - 12:00nn
Software-defined Networking
Speaker: Mr. Bruce Tong (Senior Lecturer, Engineering Sciences,
Speaker: School of Science and Technology, The Open University
Speaker: of Hong Kong)
01-04-2018 (Sun) 12:00nn - 1:00pm
How Can We Apply the Engineering Knowledge to Make the Community Better?
Speaker: Dr. Woo Kam Tim (Associate Professor of Engineering
Speaker: Education, Department of Electronic and
Speaker: Computer Engineering, The Hong Kong
Speaker: University of Science and Technology)
01-04-2018 (Sun) 2:00pm - 3:00pm
The Common and the Rare Metals in Our Planet
Speaker: Dr. Jason Chan (Lecturer, Department of Chemistry,
Speaker: The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology)
01-04-2018 (Sun) 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Conservation of Heritage Building and Evolution of Survey Equipment
Speakers: Mr. Chiu Cheuk Sin (Senior Engineer, Highways
Speakers: Department)
Speakers: Mr. Calvin Tse (Land Surveyor, Highways Department)
01-04-2018 (Sun) 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Connecting the Brain to the World
Speaker: Dr. Rosa Chan (Associate Professor, Department of
Speaker: Electronic Engineering, City University of Hong Kong)
04-04-2018 (Wed) 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Unlocking the Myth of Hackers
Speaker: Dr. Alan Yeung Kai Hau (Associate Professor, Department of
Speaker: Electronic Engineering, City University of Hong Kong)
04-04-2018 (Wed) 3:00pm - 4:00pm
The Story of Making the Solar Car "Apollon"
Speaker: Dr. Ricky Lau  (Associate Professor, Department of
Speaker: Electronic Engineering, City University of Hong Kong)
04-04-2018 (Wed) 4:15pm - 5:15pm
AI and Matrix
Speaker: Prof. So Hing Cheung (Professor, Department of Electronic
Speaker: Engineering, City University of Hong Kong)
04-04-2018 (Wed) 5:15pm - 6:15pm
Hong Kong Slope Safety and Landscaping
Speaker: Ms. Ho Hoi Yan (Senior Geotechnical Engineer, Civil
Speaker: Engineering and Development Department)
07-04-2018 (Sat) 11:00am - 12:30pm
"Smart Tomorrow, Engineers' Motto" Smart Lecture Series
Speakers: Dr. Cheng Cho Ming (Assistant Director, Hong Kong
Speakers: Observatory)
Speakers: Ir Prof. Kuang Jun Shang (Professor, Department of Civil
Speakers: and Environmental Engineering, The Hong Kong University
Speakers: of Science and Technology)
Speakers: Representative from Drainage Services Department
Speakers: Ir Ho Siu Kwong (Director – Asset Management, Power
Speakers: Systems, CLP Power Hong Kong Limited)
07-04-2018 (Sat) 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Stroke Prevention and Therapy Lecture Series (Putonghua & Cantonese Lecture)
Speakers: Dr. Zheng Jiangang (Senior Lecturer, Clinical Division,
Speakers: School of Chinese Medicine, Hong Kong Baptist
Speakers: University)
Speakers: Dr. Wang Yanjuan (Senior Lecturer, Clinical Division,
Speakers: School of Chinese Medicine, Hong Kong Baptist University)
Speakers: Dr. Alexander Lau Yuk Lun (Assistant Professor,
Speakers: Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of
Speakers: Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
08-04-2018 (Sun) 11:00am - 1:00pm
Antibiotic: Friend or Enemy?
Speakers: Dr. Ken Ng Ho Leung (Consultant, Infection Control
Speakers: Branch, Centre for Health Protection, Department
Speakers: of Health)
Speakers: Mr. Anthony Ng Ngai Ming (Senior Nursing Officer,
Speakers: Infection Control Branch, Center for Health Protection,
Speakers: Department of Health)
08-04-2018 (Sun) 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Yen Kwo Yung Lecture in Life Sciences - Passion Versus Intelligence in Science (English Lecture)
Speaker: Prof. Peter Ng (Professor, Faculty of Science, National University of Singapore)
08-04-2018 (Sun) 4:30pm - 6:00pm
From Anecdotes to the World
First Forum
Road to Sustaining: From Individuals to the Society

Moderator: Dr. Eddy Lee Wai Choi (Profilc author of publications
Moderator: popularising science)

Speakers: Prof. Tsui Lap Chee (Founding President, The Academy of
Speakers: Sciences of Hong Kong)
Speakers: Prof. Raymond Tong Kai Yu (Chairman, Department of
Speakers: Biomedical Engineering, The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
Speakers: Ir. Thomas Chan Kwok Cheung (President, The Hong Kong
Speakers: Institution of Engineers)
Speakers: Mr. Lau Chun Hung (Principal, Lok Sin Tong Yu Kan Hing
Speakers: Secondary School)
11-04-2018 (Wed) 3:00 - 5:00pm
Where Have the Polyps Gone?
Speaker: Ocean Park Educator
14-04-2018 (Sat) 11:00am - 12:30pm
From Global Warming to Ecological Sustaining
Speaker: Dr. Eddy Lee (Prolific author of publications
Speaker: popularising science)
14-04-2018 (Sat) 2:00pm - 3:30pm
The Feast of Energy
Speakers: Dr. Jack Ng Tsz Fai (Assistant Professor, Department of
Speakers: Physics, Hong Kong Baptist University)
14-04-2018 (Sat) 4:30pm - 6:00pm
The Unique Brains of People with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) *
Speaker: Dr. Kathy Wong (Principal Lecturer, Department of
Speaker: Psychology, The University of Hong Kong)
15-04-2018 (Sun) 11:00am - 12:30pm
The Brave New World of the Green Energy Revolution
Speaker: Dr. Eddy Lee (Prolific author of publications
Speaker: popularising science)
15-04-2018 (Sun) 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Flexible Electronics
Speaker: Prof. So Shu Kong (Associate Head, Department of Physics,
Speaker: Hong Kong Baptist University)
15-04-2018 (Sun) 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Exploring Freshwater Life in Hong Kong
Speakers: Dr. Eric Chan Ka Wang (Freshwater Fish Working Group,
Speakers: Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department)
Speakers: Prof. Chu Ka Hou (Professor, School of Life Sciences,
Speakers: The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
Speakers: Mr. Yung Kin Ki (Senior Environmental Protection Officer,
Speakers: Drainage Services Department)
21-04-2018 (Sat) 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Bloodless Necropsy in Stranded Cetacean: Virtopsy and Conservation
Speaker: Dr. Brian Kot Chin Wing (Assistant Professor, School of
Speaker: Medical and Health Sciences, Tung Wah College;
Speaker: Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Applied
Speaker: Biology and Chemical Technology, Hong Kong Polytechnic
Speaker: University)
22-04-2018 (Sun) 11:00am -12:30pm
From Anecdotes to the World
Second Forum
Road to Sustaining: From the Earth to the Universe

Moderator: Dr. Eddy Lee Wai Choi (Prolific author of publications
Moderator: popularising science)

Speakers: Prof. Lam Hon Ming (Professor, School of Life Science,
Speakers: The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
Speakers: Dr. Jason Pun Chun Shing (Principal Lecturer,
Speakers: Department of Physics,
Speakers: The University of Hong Kong)
Speakers: Dr. Yau Wing Kwong (Chief Executive Officer,
Speakers: Environmental Association)
Speakers: Ms. Queenie Lam Ching Chi (Senior Scientific Officer,
Speakers: Hong Kong Observatory)
24-04-2018 (Tue) 3:00pm - 5:00pm

* This lecture is for schools. Limited seats are reserved for public on a first come, first served basis.
# Registration is required. For details, please refer to HK SciFest 2018 webpage.
Free admission on a first come, first served basis.
Enquiries: 2732 3223 (Mon to Fri: 9:00am - 1:00pm, 2:00pm - 5:00pm, except public holidays)

 

Venue: Classroom, Hong Kong Science Museum

Lecture title and speaker Date Time
Lecture on Genetics and Genomics
Speaker: Dr. Kris Yu (Medical and Health Officer, Clinical Genetic
Speaker: Service, Department of Health)
02-04-2018 (Mon) 11:00am - 12:30pm
Is the Population of Chinese White Dolphins in Hong Kong Sustainable?
Speaker: Ms. Yuki Lui Hiu Ying (Project officer, Hong Kong Dolphin
Speaker: Conservation Society)
02-04-2018 (Mon) 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Energy Management and Utilisation of Renewable Energy in Drainage Services Department (DSD)
Speaker: Ms. Katie Lee Wing Yee (Engineer, Drainage Services
Speaker: Department)
02-04-2018 (Mon) 4:30pm - 6:00pm
SF Apocalypse: Environmental Disasters in Science Fiction Books and Films
Speaker: Dr. Eddy Lee (Prolific author of publications popularising science)
08-04-2018 (Sun) 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Plants Breathe: How Does It Affect Weather and Air Pollution?
Speaker: Prof. Amos Tai Pui Kuen (Assistant Professor, Earth System
Speaker: Science Programme, Faculty of Science, The
Speaker: Chinese University of Hong Kong)
08-04-2018 (Sun) 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Are We Really Leading an "Earth and Health" Friendly Lifestyle in Hong Kong?
Speaker: Prof. Emily Chan (Associate Director, JC School of
Speaker: Public Health and Primary Care, Faculty of Medicine, The
Speaker: Chinese University of Hong Kong)
14-04-2018 (Sat) 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Environmental Awakening in Hong Kong
Speaker: Dr. Yau Wing Kwong (Chief Executive Officer, Environmental
Speaker: Association)
14-04-2018 (Sat) 4:30pm - 6:00pm
How Trees Sustain a Habitable City
Speaker: Mr. Chiky Wong Chuek Yuet (Chairperson,
Speaker: Education Committee, ISA Hong Kong Chapter)
22-04-2018 (Sun) 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Growing Baby Corals - A Long-term Commitment to Hong Kong Coral Conservation
Speaker: Dr. Apple Chui (Lecturer, School of Life Sciences,
Speaker: The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
22-04-2018 (Sun) 4:30pm - 6:00pm

Free admission on a first come, first served basis.
Enquiries: 2732 3223 (Mon to Fri: 9:00am - 1:00pm, 2:00pm - 5:00pm, except public holidays)

 

 

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