Officiating Guests of Honour


prof philip s Prof. Philip C. H. Chan
Interim President
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
95eef01f3a292df5c1aaf37fb0315c6034a8736a s Mr Jianxiang Jiang
Deputy Director General
Department of Educational, Scientific and Technological Affairs
Liaison Office of the Central People’s Government in the HKSAR
9a8eafb1 6144 479d 8b62 c4e804797cb6 s Mr Ka-kui Chan, SBS, JP
Chairman
Hong Kong Construction Industry Council

 

Keynote Speakers


jack s Dr Jack Cheng
Associate Professor
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
The Hong Kong Unversity of Science and Technology
“Creating a GREAT Smart City with Digital Twin and IoT Technologies”
Prof. Roger Falconer s

Prof. Roger Falconer
Emeritus Professor
School of Engineering
Cardiff University, UK
“Flood Modelling and Hazard Risk for Extreme Events in Urban Environments”

Prof. Stuart Green s Prof. Stuart Green
Professor
School of Construction Management and Engineering
University of Reading, UK
“Visioning Sustainability in Megaprojects: Engaging with Multiple Narratives”
Prof. Richard Jardine s Prof. Richard Jardine
Professor of Geomechanics and Deputy Head of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Faculty of Engineering
Imperial College London, UK
“The Industrial, Social and Environmental Benefits Generated from Research on 
Offshore Foundations Achieved through Engaging with Industry”
Ir Lam Sai Hung s Ir Sai-hung Lam, JP
Permanent Secretary for Development (Works)
Development Bureau
HKSAR Government
“Opportunities for Hong Kong Construction Industry in the Greater Bay Area”
Prof. Fang Bai LI s

Prof. Fangbai Li
Director
Guangdong Institute of Eco-environmental and Soil Sciences
“Biogeochemical Mechanisms of Iron, Nitrogen and Arsenic Coupled Cycles and
Their Environmental Implications in Greater Bay Area”

Prof. David Nethercot s Prof. David Nethercot OBE
Emeritus Professor of Civil Engineering
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Faculty of Engineering
Imperial College London
“Translation as a Fundamental Component of Research”
Quanke Su s Mr Quanke Su
Chief Engineer
The Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge Authority
“Key Engineering Practices and Lessons from the Construction of the Hong Kong
-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge”
Jin Guang Teng s Prof. Jin-Guang Teng
Academician
Chinese Academy of Sciences
Chair Professor
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
“Role of Fiber-Reinforced Polymer (FRP) Composites in the Development of
Sustainable Coastal and Marine Infrastructure”
Jin Yeu Tsou s Prof. Jin Yeu Tsou
Professor
School of Architecture
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
“Synergetic Development: Performance-based Planning for Sustainable Aging
Community in the Greater Bay Area”
Prof. Nyuk Hien Wong s Prof. Nyuk Hien Wong
Professor & Vice Dean (Research)
School of Design and Environment
National University of Singapore, Singapore
“Development of an Integrated Multi-scale and Multi-physics Microclimate Model
(IM4) for Sustainable Urban Development”
yeh s Prof. Anthony Yeh
Academician
Chinese Academy of Sciences
Chair Professor
Department of Urban Planning and Design
The University of Hong Kong
“Smart Sustainable Urban Development in the Greater Bay Area”
Prof. Ka Veng Yuen s Prof. Ka-Veng Yuen
Registrar
The University of Macau
“Recent Developments on Urban Public Safety and Disaster Prevention at
the University of Macau”
Prof. Chenghu Zhou s Prof. Chenghu Zhou
Academician
Chinese Academy of Science
Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research
“Regional Planning for Greater Bay Area”

 

PolyU Speakers


Prof. Albert Chan, Head, Department of Building and Real Estate 
"Construction Safety in the Greater Bay Area a Case Study of the Hong Kong Zhuhai Macau (HKZM) Bridge"

Prof. Wu Chen, Professor, Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics
"Urban Positioning Infrastructure, Benefits and Challenges"

Prof. Kwok-fai Chung, Director, Chinese National Engineering Research Centre for Steel Construction (Hong Kong Branch)
"Effective Design and Construction of Chinese High Strength S690 Steel in Buildings"

Prof. Eddie Chi Man Hui, Professor, Department of Building and Real Estate 
"Deciphering the Spatial Structure of the Greater Bay Area"

Prof. William H.K. Lam, Head, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering 
"Development of Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) Testbed in the Greater Bay Area"

Prof. Heng Li, Chair Professor, Department of Building and Real Estate 
"From Virtual Prototyping to Smart Construction"

Prof. Xiang-dong Li, Associate Dean, Faculty of Construction and Environment 
"The Research Needs on Air Quality and Health in the Greater Bay Area"

Dr Calvin Luk, Project Manager, Jockey Club Design Institute for Social Innovation 
"Tackle Double Aging by Double Smart  from a Collaborative Research Perspective"

Prof. Yiqing Ni, Director, National Rail Transit Electrification and Automation Engineering Technology Research Center (Hong Kong Branch)
"Innovative Sensors and Machine Learning Algorithms for Monitoring-based Health Management of High-speed Railways"

Prof. Chi Sun Poon, Chair Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering 
"Turning Waste Glass to Eco-friendly Construction Materials"

Prof. Geoffrey Shen, Associate Dean, Faculty of Construction and Environment
"Ensuring Value for Money in Large and Complex Construction Projects"

Prof. Wenzhong Shi, Head, Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics 
"A Smart City Development Hub for Greater Bay Area"

Prof. Asif Usmani, Head, Department of Building Service Engineering 
"Fire Safety in Dense Urban Environments, Are We Meeting the Challenge?"

Prof. Shengwei Wang, Chair Professor, Department of Building Service Engineering 
"Building Life-cycle Optimization and Diagnosis – Integrating Building Energy Research and Applications for Higher Academic and Industrial Impacts"

Prof. Tao Wang, Chair Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering 
"Improving the Air Quality of the Greater Bay Area: Past Efforts and the Way Forward"

Dr Yang Xu, Assistant Professor, Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics 
"Big Data For Sustainable Urban Mobility"

Prof. Hongxing Yang, Professor, Department of Building Service Engineering 
"Potential Renewable Energy Applications in Hong Kong"

Prof. Jian-hua Yin, Chair Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering 
"Monitoring a Flexible Barrier under Impact of Rock Fall and Debris Flow in Large-scale Physical Model Tests Using both FBG Sensors and Conventional Sensors"