Code : 2021141A
Event Name : Mapping Evolution – The Services; the Changing and the Challenging Role of Authorized Land Surveyors in a Smart City Era. (Face-to-face mode)
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : Sr Dr. Ken CHING
PhD (HKU), FHKIS, FRICS, ALS, RPS(LS), MCIArb, MSSI(Aust), MIS(Aust)

Dr. Ching has more than 35 years of experience in land surveying, land administration and transport design projects, gaining from Hong Kong and Australia. He has a diverse range of knowledge and experience in the surveying industry such as Cadastral Surveying, Expert Witness in Court, Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS), resumption and clearance land administration in Railways and Roads Projects, Advanced Digital Laser Scanning, Geographical Information Systems (GIS), as well as War Relics Heritage Studies for the University of Hong Kong. Dr. Ching also has extensive project management experience in traffic impact assessment, roads network and transport corridor investigations, as well as public transport modeling studies. He is a Fellow member in the Land Surveying Division of HKIS and an Authorized Land Surveyor (ALS) registered under the Land Survey Ordinance (Cap.473).
Event Date : 2021-12-02
Event Time : 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Registration Closing Date : 2021-11-29
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 : LSD
Organizer : Land Surveying Division
Fee : HK$ 150 for members; HK$ 180 for non-members
Priority : First-come-first-served
Language : Cantonese supplemented by English
Details :

In this CPD, Dr. Ching will brief the attendees, from a perspective of an ALS, about their services, the changing and challenging roles of contemporary land surveyors.

Remarks :

*Special arrangements under COVID-19 Pandemic*:

  • Prior online registration is required.  Walk-in registration will not be entertained.
  • Limited number of seats with social distancing is available at the Surveyors Learning Centre.
  • Participants should scan the “LeaveHomeSafe安心出行” QR code with their mobile phones or register their personal information in the online Health Declaration Form (https://forms.office.com/r/Pi4qtKbXqi) upon arrival at the Surveyors Learning Centre.
  • Participants will be denied entry if they fail to scan the “LeaveHomeSafe安心出行” QR code or complete the online Health Declaration Form.
  • Participants will be denied entry to the Surveyors Learning Centre if they have been travelling abroad, or have been in direct contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19, or have any symptoms of COVID-19 (including but not limited to fever, cough, shortness of breath, breathing difficulty, sudden loss of taste or smell and/or sore throat) in the last 21 days, or have been confirmed with COVID-19 or undergoing compulsory quarantine or medical surveillance arrangements of the HKSAR Department of Health.
  • Participants are required to wear a surgical mask at all times at the Surveyors Learning Centre.
  • Eating and drinking is not allowed at the Surveyors Learning Centre.
  • Disinfection service has been arranged at the Surveyors Learning Centre (comprising the Lecture Room, Meeting Room 1, Board Room, Library and Meeting Room 2).
Payment : HKD 150