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CEE/CSE 50th Anniversary – One-day Seminar on Civil Engineering in The Next 50 Years

Date, time & venue

23 June 2023 (Friday), 09:00-18:00, Z209, Block Z, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University


Organized by

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University and supported by HKIE Civil Division


Programme Highlight

  • How Reclamation Shapes Hong Kong's Future
  • Next Generation of Bridges
  • The Future of Construction Digitalization "BIM"
  • 3D Printing and Tele-Construction
  • Modular Integrated Construction
  • Climate Resilience and Risk Assessment








Opening Remarks:

  • Ir LAU Chun-kit, Ricky, JP

Permanent Secretary for Development (Works), Development Bureau, HKSAR Government


Distinguished Speakers: (in alphabetical order of last name)

  • Ir Dr Raymond CHEUNG, JP

Head of Geotechnical Engineering Office (GEO), Civil Engineering and Development Department, HKSAR Government

  • Ir Dr Bruce CHONG

Director and City Advisory Leader of Arup

  • Dr Calvin KAM – FAIA, PhD, CCBM / Dr Joy LI – MRICS, PhD (Co-speaker)

Founder & CEO of Strategic Building Innovation / Senior Project Manager of Strategic Building Innovation

  • Behrokh KHOSHNEVIS

Louise L. Dunn Distinguished Professor of Engineering, University of Southern California Founder and CEO of Contour Crafting Corporation

  • Richard LIEW

Professor & Head, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, National University of Singapore

  • Dr Robin SHAM, CBE

Global Long Span and Specialty Bridges Director, AECOM


Registration & Enquiries

The number of participants is limited to 500. Please complete the on-line registration at  the link below, on or before 9 June 2023.


For enquiries, please contact PolyU CEE office at or 2766 6068.