EVENTS & SEMINARS

HKUST - EDUHK

Policy Dialogue Series 2021-2022 via ZOOM

Professor Anthony B. L. CHEUNG

Research Chair Professor of Public Administration, APS, EdUHK
Adjunct Professor, PPOL, HKUST
Former Secretary for Transport and Housing, HKSARG

  • Date : 2021-22
  • Time : 10am - 12nn
  • Venue : ZOOM Webinar
  • Organizer : Division of Public Policy, HKUST
    Department of Asian and Policy Studies, EdUHK
    The Academy of Hong Kong Studies, EdUHK
DETAILS

During the past two years, the Department of Asian and Policy Studies (APS), The Education University of Hong Kong (EdUHK) and the Division of Public Policy (PPOL), Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), have co-organized the Policy Dialogue Series featuring Professor Anthony Cheung (張炳良教授) as principal speaker. Currently Research Chair Professor of Public Administration in APS and an Adjunct Professor of PPOL, Professor Cheung is the former Secretary for Transport and Housing (2012-17) and former President of EdUHK (2008-12).

In the 2021-22 academic year, the two universities will cooperate again to host 5 new dialogue sessions. Professor Anthony Cheung will be joined by another professor (plus other speaker as appropriate) in the relevant field to explore some contemporary public policy challenges facing Hong Kong:

Date and Time

Topic

Speaker(s)

Registration 

6 November 2021, Saturday
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon

‘One Country, Two Systems’: Retreat or reboot?

e-Poster: HERE

Prof Anthony Cheung, EdUHK/HKUST
Prof Lui Tai-lok, EdUHK
Dr Henry Ho Kin-chung, One Country Two Systems Youth Forum

15 January 2022, Saturday
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon

Covid-19 Strategy at the Crossroads: Hong Kong and worldwide

Prof Anthony Cheung, EdUHK/HKUST
Prof Wu Xun, HKUST
Prof Fung Hong, CUHK

19 February 2022, Saturday
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon

Housing Affordability: A land, planning or political question?

Prof Anthony Cheung, EdUHK/HKUST
Prof Donald Low, HKUST
Dr Stephen Wong, Our Hong Kong Foundation

19 March 2022, Saturday
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon

Regional Integration and Economic Future:
Opportunities and threats within Greater Bay Area

Prof Anthony Cheung, EdUHK/HKUST
Prof Donald Low, HKUST
Prof Tang Heiwai, HKU

30 April 2022, Saturday
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon

Identity: A real or packaged issue?

Prof Anthony Cheung, EdUHK/HKUST
Prof Christine Loh, HKUST
Mr Tsang Yuk-shing, former President of Legislative Council

The Policy Dialogue Series is interactive and encourages the participation of the EdUHK and HKUST community. Due to the implementation of public health measures to reduce the spread of the COVID-19 virus on university campuses, the Policy Dialogue Series adopted an online mode since 2020 via zoom. 

All are welcome!

e-Poster (all sessions) : click HERE

About the Speaker

Professor Anthony B. L. CHEUNG
Research Chair Professor of Public Administration, APS, EdUHK
Adjunct Professor, PPOL, HKUST
Former Secretary for Transport and Housing, HKSARG

Prof Anthony CHEUNG Bing-leung is currently Research Chair Professor of Department of Asian and Policy Studies in The Education University of Hong Kong. He was formerly Secretary for Transport and Housing of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government from July 2012 to June 2017, overseeing a large policy portfolio covering housing, transport (land, seaborne and aviation), port and logistics. Major achievements during his tenure include: the formulation of the 2014 Long Term Housing Strategy, the launch of the 2014 Railway Development Strategy, the approval in 2015 of the implementation of the Three-Runway System for the Hong Kong International Airport, the establishment of the Hong Kong Maritime and Port Board in 2016, and the completion of the Public Transport Strategy Study in 2017. Prof Cheung was also a founding director of the Hong Kong Policy Research Institute (1995-2012) and founding chairman of SynergyNet, an independent policy think tank (2002-05).

For attendees' attention

The lecture is free and open to all.Seating is on a first come, first served basis.

Enquiry

Miss Fiona Kam (HKUST)
Tel: (+852) 3469 2752 ┃ Email: fionawykam@ust.hk

Mr. Johnny Wong (EdUHK)
Tel: (+852) 2948 8622 ┃ Email: wchungyin@eduhk.hk