What's Happening in IPO

18 Feb 2020

ENVR Field Trip to Jeju Island 2020

4 students of BSc in Environmental Management and Technology Program (EVMT) and 22 students from MSc in Environmental Science and Management Program, led by Prof. Arthur LAU, visited Jeju Island in South Korea from 5 – 10 January 2020 to discover the local environmental issues, learn about the research initiatives in energy and ocean, also explore the three crowned (UNESCO Geopark, World Heritage and New Seven Wonders of Nature) islands.

29 Jan 2020

ENVR Winter Camp 2020: Hong Kong’s Ecological Value and Biodiversity

Division of Environment (ENVR) has held winter camp annually since 2013 for students to understand more about environmental issues with first-hand experience from a lively perspective. This year, “Winter Camp 2020: Hong Kong’s Ecological Value and Biodiversity” offered students a chance to understand local biodiversity and the threats they face, and to explore possible solutions to conserve local ecology from different angles through a few visits and workshops from 2 to 4 January 2019.

21 Jan 2020

From Biotechnology to Consulting

Graduating from Dual Degree Program in Technology and Management with majors in Biotechnology and General Business Management last year, Justin HU has joined McKinsey & Company, a renowned global management consulting firm, as Business Analyst. Let’s see how Justin paved his career path from a scientist to a consultant.

24 Dec 2019

Bringing New Hope to Improvement of Hazy Air Pollution

A research team led by Prof. YU Jianzhen, Professor at Division of Environment and Sustainability (ENVR) and Department of Chemistry, unveiled a first-in-kind study of nitrogen oxides (NOx) and its role in the rise and fall of airborne sulfates in hazy air pollution, offering policymakers new insights into ways to tackle smoggy weather.

23 Dec 2019

Big Data and Public Policy: Opportunities, Challenges, and Strategies

The program “Big Data and Public Policy: Opportunities, Challenges, and Strategies” organized by Leadership and Public Policy (Executive Education) (LAPP) were held on 10-11 October 2019. It was a customized program for Civil Service Training and Development Institute (CSTDI). It is believed that the rise of big data and evidence based governance practices have the potential to transform government. Six speakers shared their thoughts on several training sessions on big data topics, including state-of-the-art software technologies, information resources management, and good practices required to effectively employ big data in the public sector.

20 Dec 2019

IPO's 2019 Year in Review!

It's almost the end of 2019. Time for IPO's 2019 Year in Review!