Code : 2021123
Event Name : Charting of the Hong Kong Water
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : Sr KOO Tak Ming
Hydrographer, Marine Department, HKSAR

Sr KOO has been working in the land surveying industry for over 40 years in the public sector. Sr KOO has extensive experience in land and engineering surveying in various large-scale port facilities developments and public housing development projects using GIS, BIM and other innovative surveying technologies.

Sr KOO is currently the Chairman of the Land Surveying Division of the Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors.
Event Date : 2021-09-23
Event Time : 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Registration Closing Date : 2021-09-20
CPD Hour(s) : 1.5
Divisional PQSL Hour(s) : 1.5
Venue : By online media – ZOOM
Division : LSD
Organizer : Land Surveying Division
Fee : HK$ 150 for members; HK$ 180 for non-members; and Free seats for full-time mode university students (quota 50, first-come-first-served), details please see remarks
Priority : First-come-first-served
Language : Cantonese supplemented by English
Details :

Hong Kong is fortunate in having a sheltered natural harbour, which provides good access and a safe haven for vessels calling at the port from around the world. To ensure navigational safety, the Hydrographic Office (HO) of the Marine Department is responsible for surveying Hong Kong waters and producing nautical charts for mariners.

The CPD would review of the standards of Hong Kong Nautical Charts in use; the role of hydrographers in hydrographic surveys and chart productions; the latest technological development of the hydrographic surveys and chart making; and lastly the world trend of the international hydrographic society.

Remarks :

Registration link for full-time university students:

The event will be conducted online via ZOOM. Successful registrants will be notified separately via email with the web link in due course to the online event.

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Payment : HKD 150
Face-to-Face/Zoom : Please refer to the remarks