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"Science in the Public Service" Forum and Lecture Series

"Science in the Public Service" is a joint campaign organised by government bureaux/departments and other organisations to promote their scientific work and application of technology to the provision of services for the general public. Themed on "Science in Everyday Life", a series of activities will be held from August to December this year. Participants will get a better understanding on the application of science in the daily life, thereby improving the scientific literacy of the public and their quality of life.

Title and speaker Date Time Venue

Physics Spots Pneumonia, and other Medical Applications

Dr. Condon Lau (Associate Professor, Department of Physics, City University of Hong Kong)
22-08-2020
(Sat)
2:30pm – 3:15pm Live broadcast only. Please stay tuned to our Facebook page.

The Latest Development of Harnessing Renewable Energy in Drainage Services Department

Mr. Ho Kwok Kei (Electrical and Mechanical Engineer, Drainage Services Department)
22-08-2020
(Sat)
3:15pm – 4:00pm Live broadcast only. Please stay tuned to our Facebook page.

Regional Air Pollution and LiDAR Application

Mr. Tsang Chun Wang, Roy (Senior Environmental Protection Officer, Environmental Protection Department)
22-08-2020
(Sat)
4:00pm – 4:45pm Live broadcast only. Please stay tuned to our Facebook page.

"Application of Innovation and Technology in Rainstorm and Landslip Warning Systems" Forum

Dr. So Tze Chung, Sunny (Geotechnical Engineer, Civil Engineering and Development Department)

Mr. Chu Kei Hong, Edward (Geotechnical Engineer, Civil Engineering and Development Department)

Mr. Wong Wai Kin (Senior Scientific Officer, Hong Kong Observatory)
30-08-2020
(Sun)
2:30pm – 4:00pm Live broadcast only. Please stay tuned to our Facebook page.

Life Changing 5G Use Cases

Mr. Leung Chui Choi, Dennis (Principal Regulatory Affairs Manager, Office of the Communications Authority)
30-08-2020
(Sun)
4:00pm – 4:45pm Live broadcast only. Please stay tuned to our Facebook page.

Climate Change and the Role of Nuclear Power

Dr. Luk Bing Lam (Laboratory Manager, Department of Mechanical Engineering, City University of Hong Kong)
12-09-2020
(Sat)
2:30pm – 3:15pm Live broadcast only. Please stay tuned to our Facebook page.

Use of Technology in Tree Management – Outline and Project Sharing

Mr. Pang Man Cheong, Manson (Senior Geotechnical Engineer, Development Bureau)
12-09-2020
(Sat)
3:15pm – 4:00pm Live broadcast only. Please stay tuned to our Facebook page.

Introduction of Drainage System in Multi-Storey Buildings of Hong Kong

Mr. Ng Yue Yan, Joe (Building Surveyor, Buildings Department)
12-09-2020
(Sat)
4:00pm – 4:45pm Live broadcast only. Please stay tuned to our Facebook page.

Matrix and Its Applications in Imaging

Prof. Raymond Chan (Dean of College of Science and Chair Professor, City University of Hong Kong)
19-09-2020
(Sat)
2:30pm – 3:15pm Live broadcast only. Please stay tuned to our Facebook page.

Science and Technology in the 2021 Population Census

Mr. Wong Tsz Lim, Matthew (Senior Statistician, Census and Statistics Department)
19-09-2020
(Sat)
3:15pm – 4:00pm Live broadcast only. Please stay tuned to our Facebook page.

Application of Geographic Information System (GIS) & Smart Technology at Complaint Handling and Enforcement Support

Dr Ng Wai Yin, Jackie (Environmental Protection Officer, Environmental Protection Department)

Mr. Chan Wai Kit, Kevin (Environmental Protection Officer, Environmental Protection Department)
19-09-2020
(Sat)
4:00pm – 4:45pm Live broadcast only. Please stay tuned to our Facebook page.

Application of Technology in Construction and Operation of Lung Shan Tunnel

Mr. Lam Wai Kin, Ricky (Senior Engineer, Civil Engineering and Development Department)

Mr. Ho Ying Lun, Alan (Senior Resident Engineer, AECOM Asia Company Limited)
26-09-2020
(Sat)
2:30pm – 3:15pm Live broadcast only. Please stay tuned to our Facebook page.

Future Advanced Energy Efficient Building Technologies

Dr. Tso Chi Yan (Assistant Professor, School of Energy and Environment, City University of Hong Kong)
26-09-2020
(Sat)
3:15pm – 4:00pm Live broadcast only. Please stay tuned to our Facebook page.

High-risk Food and Pasteurisation

Dr. Tang Shiu Ping, Anna (Scientific Officer, Centre for Food Safety, Food and Environmental Hygiene Department)
26-09-2020
(Sat)
4:00pm – 4:45pm Live broadcast only. Please stay tuned to our Facebook page.

Application of Compact Sensors for Air Quality Monitoring

Dr. Yu Lap Chi, Alfred (Senior Environmental Protection Officer, Environmental Protection Department)
03-10-2020
(Sat)
2:30pm – 3:15pm Lecture Hall, Hong Kong Science Museum

Applications of Remote Sensing Techniques in Slope Safety Management

Mr. So Chak Tong, Anthony (Senior Geotechnical Engineer, Civil Engineering and Development Department)

Mr. Chan Ka Kit (Engineering Geology Graduate, Civil Engineering and Development Department)
03-10-2020
(Sat)
3:15pm – 4:00pm Lecture Hall, Hong Kong Science Museum

Robotic In-line Inspection and Repair of Water Mains

Ms. Cheng Sze Nga, Kirstie (Engineer, Water Supplies Department)

Prof. Yung Kai Leung, BBS (Sir Sze-yuen Chung Professor in Precision Engineering, Chair Professor of Precision Engineering and Associate Head, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University)
03-10-2020
(Sat)
4:00pm – 4:45pm Lecture Hall, Hong Kong Science Museum

"Applications of New Energy Ferries in Hong Kong" Forum

Ms. Au Yeung Wing Man, Tiffany (Environmental Protection Officer, Environmental Protection Department)

Mr. Tong Hang Wai (Scientific Officer, Hong Kong Observatory)
17-10-2020
(Sat)
2:30pm – 4:00pm Lecture Hall, Hong Kong Science Museum

"Weather HazardsDisaster Prevention and Mitigation" Forum

Mr. Lee Kwok Lun, Alan (Acting Senior Scientific Officer, Hong Kong Observatory)

Ms. Irene Lui (Manager (Community Resilience), Health and Care Department, Hong Kong Red Cross)
21-10-2020
(Wed)
2:30pm – 4:00pm Lecture Hall, Hong Kong Science Museum

Where Would the Volcanic Ash Spread? Simulation of Long-range Airborne Dispersion

Mr. Leung Wai Hung (Scientific Officer, Hong Kong Observatory)
21-10-2020
(Wed)
4:00pm – 4:45pm Lecture Hall, Hong Kong Science Museum

"Dissolving the Border: Dialogue, Collaboration and Integration between Art and Science" Forum

Dr. Lam Yun Wah (Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, City University of Hong Kong)

Ms. Wong Kit Yi (Lecturer, Academy of Visual Arts, Baptist University of Hong Kong)
01-11-2020
(Sun)
2:30pm – 4:00pm Lecture Hall, Hong Kong Science Museum

 

For lecture synopsis, please visit the website of "Science in the Public Service"
https://www.science.gov.hk

Language: Cantonese
Free admission on a first-come, first-served basis

The forum and lectures may be changed to live broadcast depending on the current situation.
Please stay tuned to our website for updates.

Contact: 2732 3223 (Mon-Fri: 9 am to 1 pm and 2 pm to 5 pm, except public holidays)

 

 


 


 

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