- 7 MayPolyU Endeavours in Disaster Management and Disaster Risk Reduction – 10 Years After Wenchuan Earthquake
PolyU held the forum on “Resilience: From Disaster Management to Disaster Risk Reduction – 10 Years After Wenchuan Earthquake” today (7 May) to share the achievements of the projects, to discuss with various collaborators and partners on the lessons learnt from the disaster, and to explore the way forward for the earthquake-affected communities. The forum was officiated by Mr John Lee Ka-chiu, Secretary for Security of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.
- 26 AprPolyU-XJTU Silk Road International School of Engineering - 30 Belt and Road Advanced Professionals Graduated from University-Industry Collaborated Development Programme in Power and Energy
The Silk Road International School of Engineering (SRISE) jointly set up by The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) and Xi’an Jiaotong University (XJTU) has rolled out its first university-industry collaboration project. Partnering with State Grid Corporation of China (State Grid) and The Hongkong Electric Company, Limited (HK Electric), SRISE has launched the Belt and Road Advanced Professional Development Programme in Power and Energy (the Programme). The Programme’s first cohort of participants attended their graduation ceremony in Hong Kong today (26 April), after having taken part in a series of field-trip studies and exchanges in April.