Mandating higher fuel efficiencies
August 19, 2017: Publons aims to provide proper recognition to peer reviewers of academic articles.I have been listed in the top 10% of reviewers in Social Sciences for 2016 in Publons Peer Review Awards: Honoring the Sentinels of Science and Research.In this three-day executive education program, I led the session on Japan's Experience of Smart and Sustainable Cities: Lessons and Implications for Hong Kong and Beyond and discussed with senior policy makers key challenges in policy areas covering energy, environment, innovation, data, and international trade and investment., "Japan's Experience of Smart and Sustainable Cities: Lessons and Implications for Hong Kong and Beyond," HKUST Leadership and Public Policy Program "Innovation in Governance: Smart and Sustainable Cities," Institute of Public Policy, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), October 18-20 (2017).October 3, 2017: We will start a new program of Minor in Sustainability at the School of Energy and Environment in the City University of Hong Kong. September 25, 2017: AECOM-Asia Society Forum "Imagine Hong Kong: The Potential of Hong Kong at the Water's Edge" was held on September 25 at the Asia Society Hong Kong Center as a part of Imagine 2060: Delivering Tomorrow's Cities Together initiative.We had stimulating discussions about in what ways Hong Kong will maintain its distinctiveness in the context of increasing economic integration of the Pearl River Delta, or the Greater Bay Area, in comparison to the Tokyo Bay Area and the San Francisco Bay Area.
Allen Yeung, Government Chief Information Officer, HKSAR Anna Schindler, Director, Office for Urban Development, City of Zurich Mobility in Smart Cities of the Future Keynote Speech: Prof. Loo, Professor of Geography, Director of the Institute of Transport Studies, University of Hong Kong Gracie Ng, Manager ICT Cluster, Hong Kong Science & Technology Parks Corporation Dr.
, "Stimulating Innovation for Smart Cities through University-Industry-Government Collaboration: Opportunities and Challenges in Hong Kong and Beyond," Mobility and Energy Systems in Smart Cities of the Future: A Conference at the Intersection of Business, Academia and Government, in collaboration with the Office of the Government Chief Information Officer, Consulate General of Switzerland in Hong Kong, and the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich, Central Government Offices, Hong Kong, October 27 (2017).
October 21, 2017: Mobility and Energy Systems in Smart Cities of the Future: A Conference at the Intersection of Business, Academia and Government will be held on October 27 at the Central Government Offices in Hong Kong, in collaboration with the Office of the Government Chief Information Officer, the Consulate General of Switzerland in Hong Kong and the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology ETH Zurich.
Associate Professor, School of Energy and Environment (SEE), City University of Hong Kong Honorary Reader, Department of Science, Technology, Engineering and Public Policy (STEa PP), University College London Visiting Associate Professor, Graduate School of Public Policy (Gra SPP), University of Tokyo Visiting Scholar, Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Research Institute November 6, 2017: The Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) is to establish an online catalogue of policy support tools and methodologies.
An expert group has been established to support the Multidisciplinary Expert Panel and Bureau in developing the catalogue and further guidance regarding policy support tools and methodologies.