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Event   Seminar: The Post-quake Reconstruction after the 512 WenChuan Earthquake
Place   Rayson Huang Theatre, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
Organiser   HKUGA Policy Group; HKU 512 Earthquake Roundtable; HKU Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Email   hkugaeo@gmail.com

Dates and Times
Dates   2009/07/23
Start time   PM 05:45
Close time   PM 07:30

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Seminar: The Post-quake Reconstruction after

the 512 WenChuan Earthquake

 

 

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23 July 2009 (Thur)

5:45pm for Registration, 6:00pm-7:30pm for Seminar

Rayson Huang Theatre, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong

Ir MAK Chai-kwong, Permanent Secretary for Development (Works), HKSAR

 

The talk will be delivered in Chinese

Free of charge

 

 

Seminar Highlights

 

-                The 512 Wenchuan earthquake and the extent of damages

-                The scale of reconstruction and the HKSAR’s pledged support

-                How to go about the reconstruction

-                Some observations

 

 

 

  

About the Speaker

 

 

Ir MAK Chai-kwong graduated from the University of Hong Kong in 1973 with a B.Sc. in Civil Engineering and further obtained a M.Sc. in Urban Planning in 1985 from the same University.  Ir MAK is the Permanent Secretary for Development (Works) responsible for the Public Works Programme and Government’s heritage conservation policy.  After the 512 WenChuan earthquake, Ir Mak has been actively involved in the HKSAR post-quake reconstruction works in Sichuan.  Ir Mak is a Fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers; a Fellow of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers; a Fellow of the Hong Kong Institution of Highways and Transportation; a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport and a Senior Member of the China Railway Society. He is also a senior member of the Hong Kong University Graduates Association.

 

 

Enquiry:        Dr. Wilton Fok, E-Mail: wtfok@eee.hku.hk , Tel: 2857 8490
Registration: here

 

 

Organizers

HKUGA Policy Group

HKU 512 Earthquake Roundtable

HKU Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

 

 


Attachment
Attachment   ckmak_seminar_23jul2009.pdf

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