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Tuesday, June 27 2017 16:56:46

Introduction
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Code : 2017095
Event Name : Overcoming Urban Renewal Challenges in a New Era
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : Ir Wai Chi Sing, GBS, JP, FHKEng

Ir Wai Chi Sing is an engineer by profession. He joined the Hong Kong Government in August 1980, and has since served in the Transport Department, the Highways Department, and the former Environment, Transport and Works Bureau. He was the Director of Highways from November 2006 to June 2010 and was Permanent Secretary for Development (Works) from June 2010 to April 2015 before retirement. Ir Wai has been appointed the Managing Director of the Urban Renewal Authority since 15 June 2016.

Ir Wai holds a master's degree in transportation engineering from Purdue University in the United States. He has professional qualifications in civil, structural and geotechnical engineering.
Event Date : 21/06/2017
Event Time : 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
CPD Hour(s) : 1.5
Divisional PQSL Hour(s) : 1.5
Venue : Surveyors Learning Centre, Room 1207, 12/F, Wing On Centre, 111 Connaught Road Central, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
Division : GPD
Closing Date : 07/06/2017
Fee : HK$150 for member; HK$200 for non-member (HK$30 walk in surcharge for all pricings listed)
Priority : GPD members; First-come-first-served
Language : English
Details :

An exposition of the major constraints to urban renewal facing URA in present-day circumstances, a holistic approach to urban regeneration and the way forward to overcome urban renewal challenges in the new era.