Nurturing the Young –

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[RESCHEDULED] Overseas Delegation to Country under the Belt and Road Initiative – Sri Lanka

Date, time & venue 
2018-06-22;;Sri Lanka

Date, Time and Venue

22 – 27 June 2018, Sri Lanka (exact flight schedule to be confirmed) 


Programme highlight

The Belt and Road Initiative is the strategic vision for the future development of Mainland China as well as the Southeast Asia Region, as it would lead to extensive infrastructure construction in particular the development of new rail and transportation systems for establishing the international economic cooperation corridors along the ‘Belt and Road’ countries or cities.


To equip young civil engineers to take up the challenges brought by the Belt and Road Initiative, HKIE Civil Division is organising an overseas delegation to Sri Lanka in June 2018. Participants will visit major infrastructure developments in Colombo, the capital city of Sri Lanka, including Colombo Port City Development and Colombo South Container Terminal, and will also attend exchange activities with groups of professional engineers and institutional representatives in Sri Lanka. Visit to some major attractions will also be arranged.


Participants will be divided into groups and are required to present a selected topic during the delegation.


Registration & Enquiries

Priority will be given to members of civil division aged at or below 35 and a selection interview will be conducted. For registration, please complete on-line registration via on or before 16 April 2018. Number of participants is limited to 20. Successful applicants will be informed of the payment details accordingly.


For enquiries, please contact Ms AK Lam at Tel: 6157 3882 or


Registration Fee

HK$3,900 (inclusive of transportation, share-room accommodation and major meals)


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