Code : 2023142
Event Name : Northern Metropolis Series (1) - Building a nature-positive Hong Kong – nature-based is the solution
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : Dr. Bosco Chan
Event Date : 2023-09-01
Event Time : 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Registration Closing Date : 2023-08-30
CPD Hour(s) : 1.5
Divisional PQSL Hour(s) : 1.5
Venue : By Online Media – Zoom
Division : BSD
Organizer : Building Surveying Division
Fee : HK$150 for members; HK$180 for non-members
Priority : BSD Members; First-come-first-served
Language : Cantonese supplemented by English
Details :


This course is designed to focus on the experience sharing of building a nature positive Hong Kong using nature-based solutions, and consists of an evening seminar and a weekend morning visit.

Date and Time



1 Sep 2023 (Fri)


Northern Metropolis Series (1) - Building a nature-positive Hong Kong – nature-based is the solution


To be confirmed

Northern Metropolis Series (2) – Visit to Northern Metropolis

To be confirmed



Dr. Bosco Chan has been leading biodiversity research and conservation projects in China and Cambodia over the last 20 years, running exciting projects such as saving the world's rarest primate the Hainan Gibbon, managing Hainan's largest nature reserve, protecting Cambodia's threatened deciduous dipterocarp forest, and discovering new species from unexplored forests. Dr. Chan obtained his PhD from the University of Hong Kong, studying the impact of flood prevention scheme on local freshwater fishes, and has published around 100 peer-reviewed scientific papers. He is a member of various IUCN/SSC Specialist Groups, contributing to the conservation of threatened species in Hong Kong and the broader region.

Remarks :

The event will be conducted online via ZOOM. Upon successful payment of the registration fee, the ZOOM link for joining the CPD event will be available in the CPD/PQSL profile under the "Member Area" of the HKIS website.

On-line registration is not applicable for non-HKIS members. To register, please complete the CPD registration form and return with payment to the HKIS Secretariat.

Please install the Zoom Application in advance at

  • For Mobile phones, iPads & Android, install the ZOOM Cloud Meetings app from App Store or Play Store.
  • For PC and Mac, download and install the Zoom Client for Meetings.
Payment : HKD 150
Face-to-Face/Zoom : By Zoom