Technical seminar on the award papers of the HKIE Outstanding Paper Award for Young Engineers/Researchers 2017
(Supported by the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University)

Date, time & venue
7 September 2017 (Thur); 6:30pm registration for 6:45pm - 8:30pm; AG710, 7/F, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Programme highlights
The HKIE Outstanding Paper Award for Young Engineers/Researchers 2017 is an international paper competition which is organised in its 12th consecutive year. With an aim of encouraging young engineers and researchers to publish their works as well as promoting engineering among younger generation, this competition is open to worldwide young engineers and researchers who are at the age of 35 or below. Three papers have been selected for this year's award. In this seminar, the awardees will share and exhibit their accomplishments in various engineering fields.

Topics & speakers
- "Equilibrium adsorption isotherm study of binary basic dyes on to bamboo derived activated carbon" by Ir L S Chan, CLP Power Hong Kong Ltd
- "Shear thickening of cement powder paste - why and how to mitigate?" by Mr J Maybury, The University of Queensland and Cornell Engineers
- "Towards effective and robust list-based packet filter for signature-based network intrusion detection: an engineering approach" by Dr Meng Weizhi, Technical University of Denmark

Registration & enquiries
All members are welcome. For registration, please complete and return the Standard Reply Form by Fax: 2882 6825 or Email: For enquiries, please contact Miss Ruby Au at Tel: 2830 9067. Attendance certificates will be available.

Presidential Address/Dinner
Date, time & venue
8 September 2017 (Fri); 6:15pm; Grand Ballroom, JW Marriott Hong Kong, Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Admiralty, Hong Kong

Presidential Address
Ir Thomas K C Chan will deliver his Presidential Address at 6:15pm.

Cocktail and dinner
7:00pm for 7:45pm
Members and their guests are welcome to join the President for the cocktail and dinner following the Presidential Address. The price is HK$1,188 per person (HK$14,256 for a table of 12 persons) which covers the pre-dinner cocktail and dinner.

Dress code
Lounge suit

Registration & enquiries
Please complete and return the Reply Form with the appropriate payment to:

Eli Mock / Vicky Lau
Conference and Function Section, The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers
9/F Island Beverley, No 1 Great George Street, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
Tel: (852) 2830 9071
Fax: (852) 2203 4133

Payment should be made by cheque payable to "The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers".

Prior registration is also necessary for members and their guests who would like to attend the Presidential Address only. Registration is subject to acceptance on a first-come-first-served basis.

Each (circular) table will be for 12 persons. If a booking is made for less than 12 persons. the Institution reserves the right to place additional persons at such tables or to charge for vacant places.

If you make booking for a table (12 persons) or more, a set of invitation cards and place cards as well as a wine list with an order form, will be sent to you upon receipt of the full payment.

No refund will be made once the registration has been confirmed. The Institution reserves the right to decide on the final allocation of tables/seats and to release the tables/seats for any registrations without the appropriate payment upon the deadline.




HK$2,200 (不包括住宿及機票)

如欲報名及查詢,請聯絡會議及項目部林君熒小姐,電話:2830 9059 或電郵




HK$1,200 (已包括交通服務、會議資料、會議午餐及茶歇)

如欲報名及查詢,請聯絡會議秘書處連雲美小姐 (電話:2830 9075)/劉韻碧小姐 (電話:2830 9003) 或電郵至

The HKIE Distinguished Lectures
Date & venue
9 & 12 December 2017 (Sat & Tue); The University of Hong Kong

Programme highlights
The theme of this year's lectures is "Climate Change and Engineering Solutions". Two prominent speakers, Mr Shun Chi-ming, Director of the Hong Kong Observatory of the HKSAR Government and Prof Norbert R Morgenstern, Distinguished University Professor (Emeritus) of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Alberta will share their valuable insight into "Global Climate Change and Its Implications to Hong Kong" and "The Evaluation of Slope Stability: A Further 25 Year Perspective" at two lectures respectively. For more details, please visit the website at

Registration & enquiries
For registration and enquiries, please contact Tel: 2830 9071 or Email:

The International Conference on Electrical Engineering (ICEE) 2018
(Jointly organised with the Chinese Society for Electrical Engineering (CSEE), the Institute of Electrical Engineers of Japan (IEEJ) and the Korean Institute of Electrical Engineers (KIEE))

Date & venue
24 - 28 June 2018 (Sun - Thur); Seoul, Korea

Programme highlights
The ICEE aims to provide a forum for sharing knowledge, experience and creative ideas among worldwide electrical engineers. The deadline for abstract submission is 30 November 2017. For more details, please visit the website at

For enquiries, please contact Ms Summer Lam at Tel: 2830 9059.