Local Advisory Board

Board Members:

Climate and Health - Professor Emily Chan
Development – Assistant Dean, Associate Director (External Affairs and Collaboration), JC School of Public Health and Primary Care
Professor, JC School of Public Health and Primary Care

  • F.H.K.A.M., Fellow of the Hong Kong Academy of Medicine
  • F.H.K.C.C.M, Fellow of the Hong Kong College of Community Medicine
  • C.P.H., Certificate of Public Health, U.S.
  • D.F.P.H., London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, U.K.
  • D.D.M., London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, U.K.
  • D.F.M., The Hong Kong College of Family Physicians (HKCFP)
  • M.D., Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • M.B.B.S., Hong Kong University
  • S.M. P.I.H., Harvard School of Public Health, U.S.
  • B.S., Johns Hopkins University, U.S.
  • Associate Professor, The Jockey Club School of Public Health and Primary Care (SPHPC), Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK)
  • Honorary Research Fellow (Emerging Infectious Diseases and Emergency Preparedness), Nuffield Department of Medicine, University of Oxford, U.K.
  • Director, Collaborating Centre, Oxford University and CUHK for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response (CCOUC), Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Project In-Charge, Public Health Humanitarian Initiative, SPHPC, CUHK
  • Convener, Climate Change and Health Study Group, SPHPC, CUHK
ICT - Mr. Francis Fong
President, The Hong Kong Information Technology Federation (HKITF)

  • Member of Electoral Conference for the election of Hong Kong Deputies to the 11th National People’s Congress of the People’s Republic of China
  • Election Committee of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, Information Technology Subsector (2006-2016)
  • Founding Chairman of Hong Kong Association of Interactive Marketing (HKAIM)
  • President of Hong Kong Information Technology Federation (HKITF)
  • (HKITF is the sole member of The World Information Technology and Services Alliance <WITSA> in Hong Kong & China)
  • Founder of e-Learning Consortium (eLC)
  • Vice-chairman of China Business Angel Network (CBAN) – Hong Kong Chapter
  • Non-official members of the Anti-Spamming Task Force, Commerce and Economic Development Bureau (CEDB), HKSAR Government
  • Chairman of Electronics & Communication Industry Safety and Health Committee, Occupational Safety and Health Council
  • Co-opted Member of IT Expert Advisory Group, The Consumer Council
  • Member of Telecommunications Users and Consumers Advisory Committee, Office of the Communications Authority (OFCA)
  • Member of the E-logistics Project Group, Hong Kong Logistics Development Council
  • Member of Design, Marketing and Licensing Services Advisory Committee, Hong Kong Trade Development Council
  • Member of Advisory Committee, WebOrganic (HKCSS)
  • Advisory Committee Member, Médecins Sans Frontières Hong Kong
  • Member of Resources Development Committee, Oxfam Hong Kong
  • Executive Committee Member & Member of Technical and Engineering Subcommittee, Senior Citizen Home Safety Association (SCHSA)
  • Management Committee Member of CyberSenior Network Development Association
  • Member of Steering Committee, Accessing e-Learning Support Project, Hong Kong Blind Union
  • Initiator & Strategic Committee Member, The Professional Commons
  • Founder & Councilor of Internet Society – Hong Kong Chapter (ISOC-HK)
  • Founding Member, IT Voice
  • Fellowship Member of The Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators, United Kingdom (FCIS – ICSA UK)
  • Fellowship Member of The Hong Kong Institute of Company Secretaries (FCS – HKICS)
  • Fellowship Member of Hong Kong Computer Society (FHKCS)
Sustainable Development - Professor Lam Kin Che, S.B.S., J.P.
Former Member, Sustainable Development Council

  • Member, Nian Lian Garden Management Committee
  • Editorial Board member , Chinese Journal of Population Resources and Environment (Beijing), Journal of Environmental Science (Elsevier & Chinese Academy of Science) and Journal of Tropical Geography (Guangzhou)
  • Former Chairman, Advisory Council on the Environment
  • Member, Air Pollution Control Appeal Board
  • Member, Noise Control Appeal Board
  • Member, Town Planning Appeal Board
  • Senior Environmental Scientist, World Bank
Air Quality - Professor Alexis Lau 
Professor, Division of Environment, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)

  • Ph.D., Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, Princeton University, U.S.
  • M.Sc. Physics, The University of British Columbia (UBC), Canada
  • B.Sc. Physics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Associate Professor, Division of Environment, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)
  • Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, HKUST
  • Manager, Environmental Central Facility, Institute for the Environment, HKUST
  • Director, Atmospheric Research Center, FYTGS, HKUST
Youth – Miss Michelle Leung
Former student, the University of Hong Kong

  • Year 3 University Student, BBA, International Business and Global Management, the University of Hong Kong (graduating in 2013)
  • Founding Member of Green in the Concrete Project, Students in Free Enterprise, the University of Hong Kong
  • Former Executive Committee Member, Model United Nations Climate Change Conference, Global Elites 2010, Roundtable Community
  • Former Participant in Environmental Research Program at Centre for Marine Environmental Research and Innovative Technology (MERIT) (AoE), City University of Hong Kong
  • Former intern in Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Morgan Stanley and Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu
Sustainability and Electronic Waste - Professor Lu Yuan
Former
Professor, Department of Management, Chinese University of Hong Kong

  • Ph.D., Aston University, U.K.
  • M.B.A., China-EEC Management Institute, PRC.
  • B.Sc., Beijing University of Technology, PRC
  • Professor, Department of Management, Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Former research associate, School of Management, the University of Lancaster, U.K.
  • Former Rothmans Research Fellow, Judge Institute of Management Studies, University of Cambridge, U.K.
Water - Dr. Anthony Ma
Principal Consultant (Environmental Management), Hong Kong Productivity Council (HKPC)

  • Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, Queen’s University Belfast, U.K.
  • Principal Consultant (Environmental Management), Hong Kong Productivity Council (HKPC)
  • Immediate Past Chairman, The Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management Hong Kong (CIWEM HK)
  • Advisor of Oxfam Hong Kong
  • Committee Member of Hong Kong Green Strategy Alliance (HKGSA)
  • Executive Member & Chairman of Section: Eco Water Resource, Hong Kong Bio- and Eco-Energy Industry Association (HKBEE)
  • Expert Panel Member for HATS Stage 2B Review
Green City - Professor Edward Ng
Yao Ling Sun Professor of Architecture, The Chinese University of Hong Kong 

  • Ph.D., University of Cambridge, U.K.
  • M.B.A., Warwick University, U.K.
  • B.Arch., Manchester University, U.K.
  • B.A., Nottingham University, U.K.
  • RIBA, HKIA,, IESNA, MSLL, AMS, FHKMetS, FRMetS, FRSA, Architect (UK), Architect(HK)
  • Professor, Department of Architecture, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK)
  • Director, M.Sc. in Environment and Sustainable Design, CUHK
  • Member, International Advisory Board, Lighting Research and Technology, (LRT).
  • Founding Chairman, Wu Zhi Qiao (Bridge to China) Charitable Foundation
  • Member, Editorial board, Architectural Science Review (ASR), The University of Sydney
Business Engagement – Dr. Andrew Thomson

Former CEO, The Business Environment Council (BEC), Hong Kong

  • Ph.D., De Montfort University, U.K.
  • B.Sc., De Montfort University, U.K.
  • Former CEO, The Business Environment Council (BEC), Hong Kong
  • Founding Member and Director , The Hong Kong Green Building Council (HKGBC)
  • Vice President, Green Institute Hong Kong
  • Former Director and legal representative, BEC China Limited
  • Member, The Council for Sustainable Development, Environment Bureau, HKSAR
  • Member, Harbour-front Enhancement Committee (HEC), HKSAR
  • Founding and Executive Committee Member, Harbour Business Forum (HBF), HKSAR
  • Member, Tourism Strategy Group, Tourism Commission, Commerce and Economic Development Bureau, HKSAR
  • Founding Member, The Coalition on Sustainable Tourism (CoST), HKSAR
  • Member, Waste Disposal Appeals Board Panel, HKSAR
  • Member, Education and Publicity and Sustainable Development, Council for Sustainable Development Fund Vetting Committees, HKSAR
  • Founding Member, BEAM Society, HKSAR
  • Governing Council Member, Hong Kong Quality Assurance Agency
  • Former BEC Liaison representative, the World Business Council for Sustainable Development
  • Member, Local Advisory Committee of the Division of Environment, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)
Communication - Mr. Vincent Wong
Former Director of Strategic Planning, Commercial Broadcasting Co. Ltd., Hong Kong

  • M.B.A., University of Cambridge, U.K.
  • L.L.B., University of London, U.K.
  • Degree, University of Toronto, Canada
  • Former Administrative Officer (AO), HKSAR Government
  • Former Director, Strategic Planning of Commercial Broadcasting Co. Ltd., Hong Kong
  • Former Director, Research and Public Affairs, APCO Asia
  • Former Director, Business Development, AdmanGo Media Research
  • Columnist, “Hong Kong Economic Times”, “CUP” and “Ta Kung Pao” newspapers
  • Author, Creative Theory of Everything (one of Hong Kong’s Best Books in 2005)
ICT – Mr. Erwin Huan
Deputy Chairman, Tse Sui Luen (TSL), HK; Non-Official member, Steering Committee on Strategic Development of IT in Education, Education Bureau, HKSAR

  • Senior Executive Studies, Tsinghua University, PRC
  • Executive Education, Harvard Business School, U.S.
  • B.S., Information Management System, Boston University, U.S.
  • Non- Official Member, Steering Committee on Strategic Development of Information Technology in Education, Education Bureau, HKSAR
  • Deputy Chairman, Tse Sui Luen (TSL), Hong Kong
  • Executive Director, Tse Sui Luen (TSL), Hong Kong
  • Deputy Chairman, Co-Founder, CEO WebOrganic
  • Deputy Chairman, SCHSA
  • Executive Director, Xtown Mobile, Hong Kong
  • Founder, e-Learning Consortium, Hong Kong

Past Advisors 2013 – 2017

Sustainable Development – Mr. Bernard Charnwut Chan, G.B.S., J.P.
Non-Official member, Executive Council, HKSAR

  • B.A., Pomona College, California, U.S.
  • President, Asia Financial Group
  • President, Asia Insurance Co. Ltd.
  • Advisor, Bangkok Bank Public Co. Ltd., Hong Kong Branch
  • Member, Executive Council of Hong Kong SAR
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Meteorology – Professor Lam Chiu Ying, S.B.S.
Former Director, Hong Kong Observatory, HKSAR

  • M.Sc., DIC, Meteorology, Imperial College London, U.K.
  • B.Sc. Special, Mathematics and Physics, the University of Hong Kong
  • Chartered Meteorologist
  • Adjunct Professor, Department of Geography and Resource Management, Chinese University of Hong Kong
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