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Graduates and Students: One-Day Seminar 2020-Risk mitigation in civil engineering projects, Hong Kong

  • Lecture
  • Yau Ma Tei,
  • 11 July 2020
  • 09:00 - 16:30
Graduates and Students: One-Day Seminar 2020-Risk mitigation in civil engineering projects, Hong Kong

About this event

Event postponed

This event has been postponed until 11 July 2020.


In order to sustain economic growth and enhance competitiveness, the development of risk mitigation has been emerging in Hong Kong construction industry. Different sectors from the clients, consultants, to contractors participate in the transformation of the construction industry by means of weapon system safety assessment (WSSA) and adjudicator in New Engineering Contract 4 (NEC4) etc. These address the challenge of upkeeping productivity, performance, quality, safety and budget of construction projects.

The theme of ICE HKA G&S One-Day Seminar 2020 will be ‘Risk mitigation in civil engineering projects - systemisation, optimisation, solution’.

Speakers from various organisations participating in different aspects of risk mitigation in civil engineering projects will share insights and experience including an application in WSSA and adjudicator in NEC4, value management and risk management risk workshops, risk mitigation in underground construction, reclamation and floatation of cross harbour tunnel portal structure.

  • Capacity: 100
  • Food and beverage will be served during lunch time and coffee break.
  • Please complete the online application form (http://bit.ly/35JtDvT)
  • Registration will be confirmed on the first-come-first-served basis upon receipt of payment, and priority will be given to ICE graduate and student members.
  • Only successful applicants will receive confirmation e-mails, which will include payment method. Payment can be made by cheques or PayPal. Once confirmed, payment is non-refundable.
  • Applications will be considered as completed only upon online registration and payment received.


Prof Dr Vincent Ho

Immediate Past President, Institution of Occupational Safety and Health

Topic: Managing risk in complex engineering systems – an application in weapon system safety assessment

Prof Gary Soo

Former Secretary-General, Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre

Topic: How not to adjudicate NEC4 disputes

Mr KH Fok

Associate Director, BMT Hong Kong Limited

Topic: Does lowest tender return price mean lowest outturn cost?

Mr Tim Leung

Director, General Manager & Head of Civil, Paul Y. Engineering Group

Topic: Tunnelling of large span trinocular tunnel - challenges and solutions

Prof Dr Johnny Cheuk

Managing Director, Geotechnical, AECOM Asia Company Limited


Dr Ay-Lee Saw

Geotechnical, AECOM Asia Company Limited

Topic: Risk mitigation for underground construction on reclaimed land

Event venue

The Cityview
23 Waterloo Road
Yau Ma Tei,
Yau Ma Tei,
Hong Kong

For more information please contact:

Crystal Fung

e: [email protected]