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Introduction
APC / ATC
CPD-HKIS
CPD by Others
 
Code : 2013111
Event Name : Visit to Macao Historic Quarters
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : Sr. Raymond Chan, local history researcher
Event Date : 07/12/2013
Event Time : 10:30 am – 5:30 pm
CPD Hour(s) : 4
Venue : Various Historic Quarters in Macau
Division : QSD PFMD
Closing Date : Please refer to "Remarks"
Fee : HK$300 for members (fee includes land transportation in Macau, lunch and insurance)
Priority : Priority is given to QSD/PFMD Corporate members (till 12 October 2013) and followed by other QSD/PFMD members (till 19 October 2013); First-come-first-served with payment (with maximum quota of 32)
Language : Cantonese
Details :

Itinerary :

10:15am        – Gathering at Macau Ferry Terminal (Porto Exterior) [澳門港澳外線碼頭] next to the Tourism Shop at Ground Floor
10:30am Depart from Macau Ferry Terminal (Porto Exterior)
11.00am Visit Mandarin House [鄭家大宅] 
11.45am – Visit St Joseph Seminary [聖約瑟修院]
12:30pm Lunch
02:00pm Visit Lo’s Mansion [盧家大宅] and Street of Happiness [福隆新街] and shop house clinic operated by Dr Sun [國父孫中山診所]
04:45pm Dismiss at city centre of Macau [澳門市政廳前地]; or
05:00pm Dismiss at Macau Ferry Terminal (Porto Exterior)
(The schedule may be changed so as to suit the actual conditions on the date of the visit.)
(Successful registration will receive details of the visit.)
 
It is proposed to organise a field study to Macau this fall for HKIS members. As we are frequently called upon to conduct professional works in Macau and a good understanding of the place and its historical background would surely benefit members. The field study also aims to reinforce basic understanding for historical building conservation, background for the area, study on both Western and traditional Chinese building; and architectural form and issues relating to modernise heritage buildings.  
 
Macau is one of the earliest Chinese port cities opened to the outside world as early as the beginning of Qing dynasty in mid 18th century. Similar to Hong Kong it has experienced lengthy foreign influences and inherited a good collection of western architecture and traditional Chinese vernacular buildings. In view of such unique and rich endowment Macau has been awarded a UNESCO world heritage city title confirming international recognition of its rich cultural heritage.
 
We will explore the old quarters of Macau which forms part of the UNESCO heritage site listing, and including the Mandarin House, St Joseph Seminary, the Street of Happiness and the former clinic of Dr Sun Yat Sen. These places provide a rich contrast against modern structures and one can almost travel back in times to retrace footsteps of our forefathers, observe interior of traditional Chinese dwellings and serene western quarters within a bustling oriental city.  
 
Remark :

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1. Online registration is NOT accepted for this CPD event.
2. Please fill in the attached Declaration Form together with Standard Reservation Form for this CPD event.
3. First-come-first-served with duly completed standard Reservation Form,Declaration Form and payment.
4. Latecomers will NOT be picked up.