Webinar: Award Ceremony of Young Woman Engineer of The Year Award 2019/2020

日期 : 2020年 11月05日

Webinar: Award Ceremony of Young Woman Engineer of The Year Award 2019/2020

Organized by: Organising Committee of IET Hong Kong YWE Award 2019/2020, IET Hong Kong

Date: 14th November 2020 (Saturday)

Time: 10:15 – 12:30

Venue: Webinar (Only physical for invited guests, awardees and OC)

Honour Guests: Dr. Winnie Tang, Founder and Chairman at Esri China (Hong Kong) Limited

Ar Ada Y S FUNG, Director and Board Secretary, World Green Building Council

Awardees: Ir Samantha W M KONG, Winner of the YWE Award (Open Category)

Ms Jaimi H T SIU, Winner of the YWE Award (CEng Category)

Ms Winky K W LUI, YWE Finalist and Awardee of Merit Award

Ir Juan C Y LO, YWE Finalist and Awardee of Merit Award

Ms Melody Y T WONG, YWE Finalist and Awardee of Merit Award

Language: English

No. Participants: 100 (first-come first-served)

Registration: www.theiet.org/hongkong

Fees: Free of charge

Enquiry: Ms Heather Lam, heatherlam.iet@gmail.com

It has always been dominated by men in traditional Engineering industry. Since the industry starts expand the diversification, women play more important role in the team. At present, about 20% of engineering and technical personnel in Hong Kong are women.

In recognition of outstanding young female engineers in Hong Kong, the Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET) released the "Young Woman Engineer of The Year Award" (YWE) this year. This is the first female engineer award in Hong Kong. Awardees are selected by the professional evaluation team to identify outstanding female engineers with industry expertise, leadership skills, team spirit and contribute to the society.

Two winners were selected, Ir Samantha W M KONG, Senior Engineer of Arup Ms Jaimi H T SIU, Project Manager of CLPe Solutions and the Merit Award winners include Ir Juan C Y LO, Building Services Engineer of Hong Kong Housing Department, Ms Winky K W LUI, Engineer of China Gas Co., Ltd. and Ms Melody Y T WONG, Consultant of Arup.

Winners and Merit Award winners will deliver their acceptable speech during the venue. We are very pleasure to have Dr. Winnie Tang to be our Guest of Hours of this award ceremony.

If you are interested in getting the insight from these professional engineers and to congratulate the YWE winners, please join this webinar.