Code : 2023172
Event Name : PAQS 2023 Congress Sharing: An Expanding Role of Quantity Surveyor Practice in Carbon Efficiency
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : Sr Jacqueline Leung
BSc (Hons), MHKIS, RPS(QS), Accredited NEC4 ECC Project Manager

Sr Sasa Zhang
BSc (Hons), MSc, MHKIS, RPS(QS), Accredited NEC4 ECC Project Manager

Sr Jacqueline Leung is a speaker of the PAQS Congress 2023. She is a qualified quantity surveyor with solid experience in contract advice, construction claims and quantity surveying. She has been involved in alternative dispute resolution and cases in the arbitration tribunals and the High Court. Before practising in the quantity surveying field, Sr Leung had been trained in topographic surveying, mapping and civil engineering surveying. She has been conducting research related to sustainable construction and carbon emission.

Sr Sasa Zhang is a speaker of the PAQS Congress 2023. She has extensive experience in quantity surveying, project planning and claims management. In addition to the construction contracts and claims advisory, she has been participated in delay analysis, project planning and programming for projects in construction and engineering fields. Sr Zhang has been involved in the area of environmental, social and corporate governance. Her research areas are sustainable building and carbon assessment.
Event Date : 2023-10-16
Event Time : 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Registration Closing Date : 2023-10-09
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 :

The Pacific Association of Quantity Surveyors (PAQS) is an international association representing quantity surveyors in the Asia and Western Pacific region. HKIS is one of the members of PAQS. The PAQS Congress 2023 will be held at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on 22 – 26 September 2023 with the theme “Decarbonising the Future – the Role of QS”.

In this sharing, the speakers will summarise the findings and recommendations of the research paper titled “An Expanding Role of Quantity Surveyor Practice in Carbon Efficiency” by presenting the QS’s cognition on decarbonization and how QS contributes to the assessment of the embodied carbon emission of construction.

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