HKIE Structural Division Annual Seminar 2023

Date: 6th March 2023     Venue: Theatre 2, Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre 1 Expo Drive, Wanchai, Hong Kong


HKIE Structural Division Annual Seminar 2023

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The theme of the HKIE Structural Division Annual Seminar 2023 is “Sustainable Structural Design and Construction”. We are privileged to have Ms. HO Wing Yin, Winnie, JP, Secretary for Housing, Housing Bureau, as our Guest of Honour. The Annual Seminar aims to bring together local and overseas prominent academia and eminent engineers from both the public and private sectors to share their insights, experience and ideas of modernized methods of design and construction, innovative applications uncovered from recent researches, leading to modernization and delving in modularization in structural engineering and construction.


The details of the event are as follows:

Date:  6 March 2023 (Monday)
Time: 10:00 am – 6:15pm
Venue: Theatre 2, Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre 1 Expo Drive, Wanchai, Hong Kong
Format: Hybrid (Live and Virtual)


Guest of Honor

Ms. Winnie HO Wing-yin, JP, Secretary for Housing, Housing Bureau, as our Guest of Honour.


Speakers & Presentation Topics

Speakers Title Theme/Topic
Prof Leroy Gardner Professor of Structural Engineering,
Director of Research in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Imperial College London
Enhancing Structural Efficiency Through Metal Additive Manufacturing
Prof Ricardo Mateus Assistant Professor / Civil Engineering
University of Minho
Sustainable Structural Design and Construction
Ir Rayson WONG Wai-hung Chief Structural Engineer/ Development & Construction
Housing Department
Achieving Sustainability in Public Housing Developments
Prof K.F. CHUNG Director of Chinese National Engineering Research Centre for Steel Construction (Hong Kong Branch),
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Effective use of high strength S690 steel in construction – Efficient design for engineering applications
Dr Yanmin WU Technical Manager,
Nano and Advanced Materials Institute Limited
Potential of high performance lightweight concrete as shear wall in steel MiC
Ir Elvin LAM
Mr Wyman WONG
Technical and Quality Assurance Manager
Excel Concrete Limited
Senior Project Manager
Build King Construction Limited
A Case Study in Hong Kong – High-performance Low-carbon GGBS Concrete for Sustainable Development
Ir Prof Thomas NG Head and Chair Professor of Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering,
City University of Hong Kong
Carbon Reduction and Choice of Structural Materials – Complementary or Contradictory
Ir Dr Ray SU Associate Professor of Structural Engineering,
Department of Civil Engineering, The University of Hong Kong
Next Generation Sustainable and Low Carbon Reinforced Concrete Design
* Program, Topics and Speakers are subjected to change without any prior notice.
** The seminar will be conducted in English unless noted otherwise.


Admission Package

The Annual Seminar will be held via both online platform and live mode. Subject to the social distancing arrangement of the venue, number of live mode registration will be limited and be confirmed at the time closer to the event date. If situation is not warranting for participants to join in-person, designated online link will be offered to registered participants.

Tickets Type Fee (HKD)
Early Bird – Live Ticket $650
Early Bird – Online Ticket $410
Standard – Live Ticket (NO Lunch will be provided): $800
Standard – Online Ticket $500
Young Members Committee of the HKIE $300
Full-time Undergraduate Student (Online/Live)
Full-time Postgraduate Student – (Online/Live)
Free of Charge
* The whole-day Seminar is recommended for 6 CPD hours.

* Early Bird deadline – Registration on or before 17 February 2023



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For completing the enrollment, please post a crossed cheque made payable to “The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers – Structural Division” to

Ms Margaret MING
Ming Focus Limited (Event Secretariat)
Room 1411, 14/F, CC Wu Building, 302-8 Hennessy Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong

For enquirers, please contact Ms Claire CHEUNG (Event Secretariat, Ming Focus Limited) at 3101-9108 /


Organizing Committee:

• Ir Kevin TANG (OC Chairman)
• Ir Alexis LEE Chi-chuen
• Ir LAU Chi-kin
• Ir CHIN Sai-ping
• Ir Prof CHAN Siu-lai
• Ir Dr Ray SU Kai-leung
• Ir Simon WONG Kin-kwok
• Ir Stanley CHAN Bong-kwok


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