Code : 2023008
Event Name : Challenges and experience sharing working in China
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : Sr MK Lo
Assistant General Manager of Tencent Holdings Limited
MHKIS, MRICS, ICIOB, CPA(Australia), BSc (Hons), MSc, MBA

MK has over 25 years of experience as a Professional Quantity Surveyor, and he has worked with property developer for hotel, office and residential development in China. He is the Adjunct Associate professor of Department of Real Estate and Construction, HKU. MK is now with Tencent finance team responsible for land acquisition, IDC, office and HQ development in Hong Kong and China.

Sr Lo Kwok Chu, Kenneth
General Manger and Head of QS (China South) of Arcadis

Kenneth Lo joined Arcadis HK Ltd. in 1995 and has been an Executive Director since 2013. Kenneth has over 28 years of experience in construction industry in Hong Kong and Mainland China, providing cost and project management services for many large scale and landmark projects in commercial, residential, mixed-used, theme park and tall-building developments.

Kenneth joined Shenzhen office of Arcadis in 2008 and is the Head of QS (China
South) currently. He has played a key role in the expansion of Arcadis’s
business in China South.
Event Date : 2023-02-08
Event Time : 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Registration Closing Date : 2023-02-05
CPD Hour(s) : 1.5
Divisional PQSL Hour(s) : 1.5
Venue : By online media – ZOOM
Division : QSD
Organizer : Quantity Surveying Division
Fee : HK$150 for members; HK$210 for non-members; Free of charge for full time degree student members (subject to availability)***(Please refer to the remarks)
Priority : HKIS members; first-come-first-served
Language : Cantonese supplemented by English
Details :

MK will share his experience, challenges faced and insight practising and working for Tech Company in China. What’s more, MK will demonstrate the development strategy for IDC projects, smart city and LBE (location-based entertainment) projects in China.

Kenneth will share his experience in how QS professionals face the challenge of adverse market condition in PRC in recent years, how to adapt, to explore new opportunities.

Remarks :

***Registration priority for the free seats will be given to QSD full-time degree student members. Please send an email stating the programme you are studying, with a soft copy of your University Student ID card to HKIS Secretariat ([email protected]) for verification.

The event will be conducted online via ZOOM. Upon successful payment of the registration fee, the ZOOM link for joining the CPD event will be available in the CPD/PQSL profile under the "Member Area" of the HKIS website.

On-line registration is not applicable for non-HKIS members. To register, please complete the CPD registration form ( and return with payment to the HKIS Secretariat.

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Payment : HKD 150
Face-to-Face/Zoom : By Zoom