Event Highlight
The Greater Bay Areaex IFOU 2019 Spring School (PolyU + TU Delft + IFOU)

Date: 2019.05.14
Venue: Gallery D, Block V, PolyU, Hong Kong

JCDISI shares the "Critical approaches to 'mega' planning" to the local and overseas students who joined the IFOU Sping School.
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"Social and Technological Innovation in Greater Bay Area" Seminar

Date: 2019.04.16
Venue: V1201, Block V, PolyU, Hong Kong

Co-organized by JCDISI and the Hong Kong Institute of Planners, the seminar sharing will focus on social and technological innovation in the Greater Bay Area:

  • Prof. Ling Kar-kan | Shaping a liveable Greater Bay Area with Social Innovation
  • Dr. Huang Dingxi | Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong-Macau Scientific & Innovative Corridor—Reflection on the planning process and future trends


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President's Forum of the Pan-Pearl River Delta Region Urban Planning Institute

Date: 2018.12.20
Venue: Shenzhen

JCDISI shares the "Challenge and Impact of Double Ageing on Hong Kong" to the planners and industries practitioners from different provinces of the Mainland China.

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Jockey Club Age-friendly City Project Public Forum

Date: 2018.12.04
Venue: Jockey Club Auditorium, PolyU, Hong Kong

JCDISI shares the "Challenge and Impact of Double Ageing on Hong Kong" to the public and Elders.

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Gerontech and Innovation Expo cum Summit 2018

Date: 2018.11.22-25
Venue: Hall 1A & 1B Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong

GIES 2018 showcases local and foreign innovation products and ideas; to engage stakeholders to meet, to have dialogues and to be stimulated; and be the multi-stakeholders, multi-disciplinary platform for continuous collaboration. They also feature Smart, Livable Home; Quality Caregiving, Quality Food, Smart Mobility Enablers, Integrated Health and Social Care Services; and with the transformation to digital culture, they shall see how Cloud, Internet of Things and technology in general enables social inclusion and integration to provide better support for the growing elderly people cohort in meeting their daily needs.

As the supporting organization of GIES, JCDISI took the lead to coordinate 20+ projects from 8 PolyU department to exhibit their innovative design for the ageing population, and became one of the most popular exhibitions. 

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The 3rd Hong Kong Public Space Symposium "Privately Owned Public Space: Here and After"

Date: 2018.11.17
Venue: Allen Shi Lop Tak Lecture Theatre Z205, Block Z, PolyU, Hong Kong

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Jockey Club Smart Ageing Hub Opening Ceremony & Symposium

Date: 2018.10.27
Venue: Chiang Chen Studio Theatre, PolyU, Hong Kong

JCDISI shares the "Challenge and Impact of Double Ageing on Hong Kong" to the industries practitioners and academia.

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World Innovation & Entrepreneurship Expo


Date: 19 May 2018 to End of August 2018
Venue: Tongji University, Jiading, Shanghai 

More than 100 education institutions and organisations around the world take part in the first World Innovation & Entrepreneurship Expo in Shanghai. Curated by DISI, with the theme “Opening Minds, Shaping the Future”, PolyU presents an exhibition showcasing 14 impactful innovations, which illustrate the University’s effort in bringing positive changes to the world through innovation and technology.