HKAES Attended the Eleven Guanghua Science and Technology Award Presentation Ceremony (1st June 2016)
HKAES was invited by the CAE to attend the Eleven Guanghua Science and Technology Award Presentation Ceremony which was held on 1st June 2016 at the Beijing Convention Centre, Beijing. Professor C C Chan and Professor Patrick Yue, nominated by HKAES, were winners of the Guanghua Award (Engineering) and the Guanghua Award (Youth) respectively.
Dr Andrew Chan (President) together with Prof. J M Ko (Hon. Secretary) visited beijing on 31st May to 2nd June and attended the presentation ceremony in the morning and banquet in the evening on 1st June. The HKAES representatives were well-received by the host CAE and the visit was considered to be successful and worthwhile.
HKAES Beijing Visit (24-26 April 2016) – Meeting with CAE
In April, it was decided at an Executive Committee Meeting to visit the Chinese Academy of Engineering (CAE) on 24-26 April 2016. The purpose of the visit was to meet with Prof. Zhou Ji, President of CAE and his senior colleagues to discuss issues related to our future collaboration on promoting “Innovation and Technology Industry in Hong Kong and PRD”, which was taken as a follow-up action of the CAE-HKAES Joint Summit held on 13-14 April 2015. The meeting with CAE was considered to be very successful leading to the establishment of a CAE-HKAES Collaborative Project on Policy Research entitled “Development of Innovation and Technology Industry in Hong Kong”.