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Wednesday, November 14 2018 7:17:40

Introduction
APC / ATC
CPD-QSD
CPD by Others
 
Code : 2018022
Event Name : Radiation: building materials, design, indoor radon, safety and health
Speaker : Dr. Mamie Lau, B.Sc.(Distinction), Ph.D., FHKWMA, MAIChE, MHKIE, HKRPS
• Founder and Chairperson of RadHealth*
• Over 35 years of research and experience in ecotoxicology, environmental policy, legislation, enforcement (radiation, air, noise, waste and water, and environmental impact assessment).
• Former Principal Environmental Protection Officer, official member on the Radiation Board, Daya Bay Contingency Plan, planned and developed the Low Level Radioactive Facility of Hong Kong in Siu A Chau.
• Monitoring radiation in the environment and building materials, and
testing air purifying equipment for removal of indoor radon In cooperation with Safecast, organized the largest bGeigie (GeigerCounter) assembly workshops worldwide in 2015.
• Conducted numerous workshops and talks at schools, government departments, HKIE, ICAC, private organizations, companies, community groups, Guest Speaker at Dr. Michael Nobel (member of Nobel Prize Family) Pollution Forum.
• Numerous publications in scientific journals. Popular books : Healthy Living 360; Healing Tree - Nuclear Age Dilemma, Healing Lifestyle & Diet.
* RadHealth.org.hk aims at raising public awareness of the harm caused by pollution and radiation, while providing information on mitigation measures.
Event Date : 20/03/2018
Event Time : 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm (Registration and networking time: from 6:30 pm)
Venue : Surveyors Learning Centre, Room 1207, 12/F, Wing On Centre, 111 Connaught Road Central, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
Organizer : QSD
Closing Date : Please refer to "Remarks"
Fee : HK$120 for members; HK$180 for non-members (HK$30 walk-in surcharge on all prices listed); Free of charge for student members studying full time (subject to availability)
Quota : QSD Members; First-come-first-served
Language : Cantonese supplemented by English
Details :

 The Speaker will cover topics, including:

 

  1. Ionizing radiation - from building materials, indoor radon, food (e.g. from Japan), health impact *
  2. Non-ionizing radiation - Electromagnetic waves, Wifi, mobile phones, transmission towers, mitigatory measures in buildings
  3. Solar radiations reflected from building façades/ glass curtain walls - pioneering ray tracing study; EIA during planning stage can prevent nuisance, health hazards, damages, blinding glare to drivers

 

* Participants are welcome to bring samples (e.g. building tiles, food) for radiation measurements.

Remark :

FULL (NO WALK IN AVAILABLE)