16 Jan 2018

Technical Seminar and Launching Event for HKGBC Guidebook on Urban Microclimate Study

The Hong Kong Green Building Council is pleased to introduce the newly developed guidebook, Guidebook on Urban Microclimate Study.

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The Hong Kong Green Building Council is pleased to introduce the newly developed guidebook, Guidebook on Urban Microclimate Study. The Guidebook aims to provide the knowledge of and inspiration for urban microclimate design for practitioners in the building industry, and thereby to contribute to the improvement of Hong Kong’s outdoor environment. It features, among others, urban microclimate strategies that suit Hong Kong as well as local and overseas good practices for reference by practitioners.

On the occasion, Mr WONG Kam-sing, GBS, JP, Secretary for the Environment, will be the Guest of  Honour. The Chinese University of Hong Kong, as Lead Consultant, of the study, will deliver a presentation on the Guidebook and 3 local good practices featured in the Guidebook will be presented by guest speakers followed by a vibrant panel discussion moderated by Dr Benny CHOW, Convenor of the Urban Microclimate Study Steering Committee.

Event Detail
Event Name: Technical Seminar and Launching Event for HKGBC Guidebook on Urban Microclimate Study
Date: 16 Jan 2018
Time: 2:30pm - 5:35pm (Registration starts at 2:15pm)
Venue: BEC Auditorium, G/F Jockey Club Environmental Building, 77 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong
Fee: Free of Charge (HKGBC Members)
Free of Charge (HKGBC Non-Members)
Contact Email: enquiry@hkgbc.org.hk
Programme:

Programme Rundown


Time Programme
2:15 - 2:30 pm Registration
2:30 - 2:40 pm Welcoming Remarks HKGBC Chairman
2:40 - 3:10 pm Keynote Speech Mr WONG Kam-sing, GBS, JP
Secretary for the Environment
3:10 - 3:15 pm Photo Taking
3:15 - 3:45 pm Introduction of Guidebook by Consultant Team Prof. Edward NG
Lead Consultant CUHK
3:45 - 4:05 pmCase Sharing 1
Kai Ching Estate
Mr Stephen YIM
Chief Architect of the Housing Department, HKSAR
4:05 - 4:20 pm Coffee Break
4:20 - 4:40 pmCase Sharing 2
Double Cove
Mr Kevin NG/Ir Edward CHAN
Senior Deputy General Manager/Senior Project Manager of Henderson Land Development Company Limited
4:40 - 5:00 pm Case Sharing 3
Zero Carbon Building (ZCB)
Ir CHOW Lap-man
Chief Executive Officer of the CIC Zero Carbon Building
5:00 - 5:30 pm Panel Discussion
5:30 - 5:35 pm Closing Remarks Dr Benny CHOW
Steering Committee Convenor cum HKGBC Director
Language: Cantonese (supplemented with English presentation materials)