Code : 2019125
Event Name : Visit to the Hong Kong Observatory Headquarters
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : Representative from Hong Kong Observatory (“HKO”)
Event Date : 2019-08-17
Event Time : 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
CPD Hour(s) : 1.5
Divisional PQSL Hour(s) : 1.5
Venue : Hong Kong Observatory Headquarters, 134A Nathan Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon
Division : BSD YSG
Organizer : Building Surveying Division and Young Surveyors Group
Fee : HK$180 for HKIS members (including insurance)
Priority : Priority will be given to BSD or YSG members; First-come-first served with payment (with maximum quota of 30)
Language : Cantonese
Details :

Itinerary :

2:15 pm - Gathering at main entrance of the Hong Kong Observatory Headquarters, Tsim Sha Tsui

2:30 pm - Visit to Observatory Headquarters

4:00 pm - Dismiss at Observatory Headquarters

 

(The scheduled time may be changed so as to suit the actual conditions on the date of the visit. Successful registration will receive details of the visit.)

 

Being located in one of the busiest districts in Hong Kong, the Observatory Headquarters shares a quiet and serene corner of it.  Members will be guided by the representative from the HKO to understand the development of the HKO over the past 130 years.  Members will also learn how technology is utilized to aid in weather forecast and climate change.

 

The HKO building is a declared monument which designed in Victoria-Colonial style with arched windows and long verandas.  Members will have the opportunities to appreciate this elegant historical building (Grade I) during the visit.

Remarks :

FULL (NO WALK IN AVAILABLE)

Closing Date: 3 August 2019

 

  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. Late comers will NOT be picked up and will NOT be allowed to join visit.
Payment : HKD