Thursday, November 23 2017 21:22:52

CPD by Others
Code : 2013115C
Event Name : Site Visit of the Revitalisation Project of Former Lai Chi Kok Hospital to Jao Tsung-I Academy/Hong Kong Cultural Heritage
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : Mr Curry Tse

Mr. Curry Tse has conducted conservation studies, heritage impact assessment and also a conservation architect. He is also a conservation consultant for the revitalization of Lai Chi Kok Hospital.
Event Date : 30/11/2013
Event Time : 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
CPD Hour(s) : 3
Venue : Jao Tsung-I Academy/Hong Kong Cultural Heritage (i.e. Former Lai Chi Kok Hospital)
Division : BSD
Closing Date : Please refer to "Remarks"
Fee : HK$300 for HKIS members; HK$500 for non members (No walk in is allowed)
Priority : HKIS BSD Members; First-come first served. No. of participants is limited to 30.
Language : Cantonese supplemented by English
Details :

The demolition of Queen’s Pier has aroused the public concerns on protection of the heritage in Hong Kong. In result, a Heritage Office was set up under Development Bureau to implement of conservation projects in Hong Kong, like revitalizing historic buildings through partnership; heritage impact assessment and providing economic incentives for preservation of privately-owned historic building. It opens a lot of opportunities in private practice to take part in the conservation works. In order to equip building surveyors with some basic knowledge in conservation works, two series of seminars will be arranged

1st Series: Basic knowledge in heritage conservation and its opportunities
2nd Series: Technical knowledge in Conservation Works (to be arranged in 1st Quarter of 2014)
Below is the tentative schedule of the site visit:-

Gathering at entrance of HKU Space near Exit B of Mei Foo MTR Station at 9:30a.m. We will then walk to the site. (about 15 minutes walking distance only)

10:00a.m. -12:00 noon  
Guide tour around the site to learn what are the works involved in the revitalization project.
12:00 noon - 1:00p.m. 
Brief Seminar on the stages and works involved from the birth of the idea of revitalisation scheme to the completed projects ( major stages included: initial building survey, preparing design concept, submission, heritage impact assessment, conservation plan, project design and construction stage). Review of this project and its effect / feedback to the revitalization schemes in the future will also be discussed.
Remark :


  1. Online registration is NOT accepted for this CPD event.
  2. Please fill in the attached Declaration Form together with Standard Reservation Form for this CPD event.
  3. First-come-first-served with duly completed Standard Reservation Form, Declaration Form and payment.
  4. Latecomers will NOT be picked up.