21 Oct 2020

"COVID-19: Towards the New Norm" Webinar Series

(Click here to see the event flyer)

In view of the current COVID-19 outbreak, indoor environmental controls are of vital importance to prevent the spread of diseases and maintain building occupants’ health. HKGBC invited professionals from different fields including academia, consulting firms, and service or technology providers to share professional information on prevention of disease transmission, disinfection methods and air quality monitoring in indoor environment. 

Event Detail
Event Name: "COVID-19: Towards the New Norm" Webinar Series
Presented By:

Mr David JEA, Mr Tobias HUBER, Prof. YANG Xudong, Prof. LI Yuguo

Date: 21 Oct 2020
Time: 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

This CPD event will be conducted in the form of webinar via Zoom.

(An event reminder with Zoom Webinar ID will be provided at around a week before the event.)

Capacity: 1000

1.5 CPD hour will be automatically uploaded to attendees' BEAM Pro/ BEAM Affiliate Individual Accounts.

Fee: Free of Charge (HKGBC Members)
Free of Charge (Non-HKGBC members)
Contact Phone: 39948818
Contact Email: rpe@hkgbc.org.hk

21 / 10 / 2020 (Wednesday) PM



4:00 pm - 4:10 pm


Opening speech

Speaker: Mr Donald CHOI

Director cum Industry Standards and Practices Committee Chairman of HKGBC


4:10 pm – 4:30 pm


Combating the Outbreak of COVID-19 Pandemic: HKIA’s Measures

Speaker: Mr David JEA

Senior Manager - Business Continuity Planning

Airport Authority Hong Kong


4:30 pm – 4:50 pm


Health and wellbeing in built environment  

Speaker: Mr Tobias HUBER

Global Head for Business & Project  - Development at Siemens Building Technologies

Siemens Smart Infrastructure


4:50 pm – 5:10 pm


How to make built environment safe: new challenge

Speaker: Prof. YANG Xudong 

Vice Dean - School of Architecture

Tsinghua University


5:10 pm - 5:30 pm


Transmission routes of SARS-CoV-2 and ventilation control

Speaker: Prof. LI Yuguo 

Professor - Department of Mechanical Engineering

The University of Hong Kong

Language: English