Eco-innovation in the Transition to A Low Carbon and Resource Efficient Economy
Hong Kong ranks 11th overall on a recent Global Innovation Index covering 141 economies globally. But how is it performing in terms of eco-innovation? A global transition to a low carbon sustainable economy brings considerable business potential to develop new products, design buildings innovatively and creatively, implement new technologies, and develop advanced approaches to manage buildings and logistics. What is the role of Hong Kong SAR Government in supporting and accelerating eco-innovation so that Hong Kong businesses are in the lead? How can the business community work together to grasp these opportunities?...
CIWEM HK INTERNATIONAL FORUM : Managing Metal Contaminants in Water Supply Systems
This International Forum echoes Hong Kong's recent scenario on lead contamination in drinking water. It aims to present a balanced technical view on the complex subject of lead/heavy metals in drinking water, recognising both the rational facts of public health implications and the enormity of the potential costs involved with further actions to be taken, and encouraging solutions that are environmentally sustainable. Experts from both overseas and local renowned institutions will equip audience with proper and pragmatic perspectives about lead/heavy metals in drinking water....
2016 RICS Awards Hong Kong
As one of Asia's top tier cities, Hong Kong gathers a wealth of talents and leads real estate industry development in the region. The PICS Awards Hong Kong celebrate excellence, professionalism, achievement, and overall contribution to our built environment. The awards are open to everyone working within the property profession....
Training Course on Energy Audit for Building Energy Efficiency
The main purpose of this course is to provide the participants with the fundamental principles, skills and guidelines needed to carry out effective energy audits in accordance with the Building Energy Efficiency Ordinance. After taking the course, the participants would appreciate the approach to identify energy saving measures and perform quantitative analysis to predict the energy savings, environmental and economic benefits. Moreover, the participants should be able to measure and verify the performance of implemented energy saving measures....