Up-Coming Events

Marine Conservation in Hong Kong
Date: 'Monday', 9 November 2015, 16:30-18:00
Venue: Lecture Theatre 13, 4/F, Academic Building 1, CityU
Support the U.S. Lacey Act
This is what campaigners in the US are doing to reduce the deforestation caused by their timber imports. What should Hong Kong and China do?
For more information see http://eia-global.org/blog/the-value-of-oak
The "Let's Save 10L Water" Campaign
Information: Click here
Website: Water Supplies Department To join the Campaign: Click here
ACT Social Awareness Programme
Information: Click here
Website: HKCSS-HSBC Social Enterprise Business Centre

Past Events

World Green Building Council Congress 2015
Date: 28-30 October 2015
Hosted by: Hong Kong Green Building Council
Information: Click here
Sustainability Dialogue Series: Solid Waste Management
Date: 'Tuesday', 20 October 2015, 12:15-13:45
Venue: Room B5-211, 5/F, Academic Building 1, CityU
For enquiries and registration, please email to [sustain@cityu.edu.hk]
Governing China’s Energy Transitions: Enabling and Constraining Factors
Date: 'Wednesday', 14 October 2015, 12:15-13:45
Venue: B7516 (POL Multi-Purpose Room), 7/F, Academic Building 1, CityU
For enquiries, please email to [hclui3@cityu.edu.hk]
Seminar on Theme: Environmental Sustainability
Date: 'Tuesday', 22 September 2015, 14:00-16:00
Venue: Staff Lounge, City Top, 9/F, Amenities Building, CityU
To register: Click here
CLIMATE x INNOVATION Design Award (Three Challenges- Six Big Questions)
Deadline for Submission: 22 June 2015
Registration: Click here
For more information: Click here
China Green Building Forum 2015
Date: 19-20 June 2015
Information: Click here
GE3203 Sustainable Development of Hong Kong – Poster Exhibition
Date: "Friday", 19 June 2015, 12:00-15:00
Venue: 4/F, Blue Zone, Academic Building 1, CityU
International Sustainable Campus Network 2015 Conference
Date: 17-19 June 2015
Information: Click here
Sustainability Dialogue Series: Roof Gardening
Date: 'Thursday', 11 June 2015, 11:00-12:30
Venue: Room B5-209, 5/F, Academic Building 1, CityU
To register, please email to [sustain@cityu.edu.hk]
Hong Kong Green Day
Date: 5 June 2015
Information: Click here
GE3203 Sustainable Development of Hong Kong: A Joint Summer Course of City University & Arizona State University
Date: 7-19 June 2015
Application Deadline: 11 May 2015
Information: Click here
For enquiries, please contact Mr. Henry Cheng via 3442-8959 or via email [khcheng24@cityu.edu.hk]
Smart Caring Forum
Date: 'Saturday', 2 May 2015, 09:30-13:00
Venue: Lecture Theatre 17, Academic Building 1, CityU
To register: Click here
Date: 'Thursday', 16 April 2015, 12:30-14:45
Venue: Po Yan Oblate Primary School
Date: 'Sunday', 12 April 2015, 12:45-17:00
Venue:自然脈絡教育農場, 上水雞嶺村鳳山路63A
Fee: $50 (member) $60 (non-member)
Downscaling Training Program on Climate Change
Date: 30 March-10 April 2015
Venue: Sri Lanka at Institute of Information Technology (SLIIT)
To register: Click here
The 11th International Conference on Green and Energy-Efficient Building & New Technologies and Products Expo
Date: 24-25 March 2015
Venue: China National Convention Center, Beijing
To register: Click here
Career Talk 2015
Date: 'Saturday', 21 March 2015, 14:00-16:00
Venue: KK101, K.K. Leung Building, Main Campus, The University of Hong Kong
To register: Click here
Technical Seminar on Sustainable Waste Management Policy and Implementation - Plastic Shopping Bag Charging and others in the pipeline
Date: 'Saturday', 21 March 2015, 09:30-11:30
Venue: N003, N Core, G/F, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom
Permaculture Workshop: Alternative and Sustainable Living Option
Date: 'Saturday', 21 March 2015, 09:00-17:00
Venue: School of Everyday Life, 178 Kam Shan, Tai Po, New Territories
To register: Click here
Symposium on Electronic Waste (e-waste) Management
Date: 'Tuesday', 10 March 2015, 09:30-13:00
Venue: Room 102, KK Leung Building, Main Campus, The University of Hong Kong
To register: Click here
Post-COP20 Forum: From Lima to Paris
Date: 'Monday', 26 January 2015, 09:00-11:30
Venue: Room 1&2, 21/F, PwC, Edinburgh Tower, The Landmark, Central
JCEIA Annual Conference – Municipal Solid Waste
Date: 'Saturday', 24 January 2015, 13:00-16:30
Venue: Room Z207, Block Z, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
To register: Click here
BEC Industry Visit to Ngau Tam Mei Animal Waste Composting Plant
Date: 'Friday', 12 December 2014, 14:00-16:30
Venue: Yuen Long
Assembly Point: Exhibition Hall, G/F, 77 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Kowloon
To register: Click here For enquiries, please email to [amy@bec.org.hk]
‘Small Is Beautiful’ 5-day Residential Workshop
Date: 3-7 December 2014
Venue: Kadoorie Farm and Botanic Garden
Website: Click here
Green Belt & Housing Supply in HK Forum
Date: 'Sunday', 23 November 2014, 14:30-17:30
Venue: Chan Kei Biu Lecture Theatre (AC1, LT6), CityU
To register: Click here
Coastal Watch Ocean Seminar
Date: 'Sunday', 9 November 2014, 14:00-17:00
Venue: Hall, Duke of Windsor Social Service Building, Wanchai
To sign up for the seminar: Click here
Our Voices - Asia launch
Date: 'Monday', 3 November 2014, 19:00-22:00
Venue: Li Hall, St John's Cathedral, Central, Hong Kong
Website: Our Voices
Eco Expo Asia 2014
Date: 28-31 October 2014
Venue: Asia World Expo, Hong Kong International Airport, Lantau, Hong Kong
For more information: Eco Expo Asia
CityU Sustainability Summit: Pathways to a Sustainable Hong Kong
Date: 22-23 October 2014
To know more about the theme of the Summit and its distinguished speakers, click here to watch the 1-minute video.
Please visit the Summit website to see the list of Summit activities and complete the registration.
Swap Fair 2014
Date: 'Friday', 26 September 2014, 19:00-20:30
Venue: Y5-403, Academic Building 1, CityU
Information: Click here Facebook: Enviornmental Protection Society (EPS)
Hong Kong No Air Con Night 2014
Date: 'Thursday', 25 September 2014, from 19:00 to 07:00 on the next day
For more information: Click here Facebook: Green Sense
Lao Tzu for the 21st Century
Date: 'Wednesday', 24 September 2014, 16:30-18:00
Venue: B5-311, Academic Building 1, CityU
CityU's Contribution to Building Energy Efficiency & HK 3030
Date: 'Monday', 22 September 2014, 12:00-13:00
Venue: Lecture Theatre 5, 4/F, AC1
CityU Environmental Protection Week
Date: 22-26 September 2014
Information: Click here Facebook: Enviornmental Protection Society (EPS)
People's Climate March
Date: 'Sunday', 21 September 2014, 13:00
Gathering Point: Exchange Square Podium, Connaught Place, Central, Hong Kong
To join the March: Click here Information of the UN Climate Summit: Click here
The Global Climate Chorus
Date: 'Sunday', 21 September 2014, 13:00
Website: Our Voices To join the Chorus: Click here
Say No To Rezoning Green Belt for Residential Use
Tai Wo Ping Green Belt Concern Group have launched an online petition to oppose the development plan of Tai Wo Ping Green Belt (S/K4/28 Item C) being rezoned for low-density residential housing.
Deadline for signing the petition: 18 September 2014
To sign the petition: click here
Big Questions Challenge (BQC)
Submission Deadline: 'Monday', 15 September 2014
Website: Click here to join the Challenge
A Carbon Reduction Implementation & Assessment Strategy (CRiAS) for Hong Kong
Date: 'Thursday', 14 August 2014, 16:00-17:30
Venue: P4703, 4/F, Purple Zone, AC1
For enquiries, please email to [sakanas@cityu.edu.hk]
“Kai Tak Fantasy – International Ideas Competition on Urban Planning and Design”- Stage 2: Public Engagement Commences
Public opinions on the shortlisted submissions are being collected. You can reflect your views by clicking here to fill in the questionnaire on or before 5 August 2014.
To view the four shortlisted entries: Click here
Green! O Camp Project
First-round deadline: 'Friday', 18 July 2014
Green! O Camp Kick-off Ceremony & Talk: 'Tuesday', 29 July 2014
Second-round deadline: 'Monday'. 15 September 2014
For enquiries, please email to [project@foe.org.hk] Website: Friends of the Earth (HK)
Sustainable Development of Hong Kong Poster Exhibition
Please come to Blue Zone 4th floor AC1 on Friday 27th June 12:45 to 13:30 to see the Posters on Hong Kong’s Sustainability Challenges produced by students on the joint CityU / ASU Sustainable Cities Course. This will give you a chance to meet the students on the course and fill in comment sheet with your views on the posters as part giving an award for the ‘best poster’ on the course.
Hong Kong Green Building Week (HKGBW) 2014 - Mini LegCo and Youth Forum
Date: 'Saturday', 13 September 2014
Application Deadline: 'Friday', 20 June 2014
Website: The Hong Kong Green Building Council (HKGBC) Information: Click here
Public Consultation on Future Fuel Mix for Electricity Generation
Respond by 18 June 2014
Website: Environment Bureau
〈綠。推手〉計劃 - 執行綠行動
Deadline: 'Sunday', 15 June 2014
Information: Click here
Website: One Tonne Challenge
Facebook: 〈綠。推手〉計劃
EWB-HK Service Trip in GanSu Province 情繫甘肅 農村工程服務及絲路文化交流計劃
Date: 28 July to 4 August 2014
Application Deadline: 'Tuesday', 3 June 2014
If you are interested, please click here to fill in the application form. Information: Click here
Website: Engineers Without Borders Hong Kong
Extreme Environments: Antarctica Exhibition
Date: 24 May-14 June 2014, Mondays - Saturdays, 11:00-19:00
Venue: Levels 1, 3, 8 and 9, Run Run Shaw Creative Media Centre, CityU
Website: Extreme Environment: Antarctica
The Sustainability Literacy Test - The Global Pilot Run
Please complete the test during 16-30 April or 19-31 May 2014
For enquiries, please email to [sustain@cityu.edu.hk] Information: Click here
Website: Click here to take the test
UNESCO Public Seminar Series: Climate Change and the Greening of Jobs in Hong Kong
Date: 'Friday', 9 May 2014, 15:00-16:30
Venue:D3-LP-07, HKIEd
CityU Bread Run
Date: 'Tuesday', 15 April 2014, 19:00-22:00
Venue: Lecture Room 5, 4/F, AC1
Permaculture 1-Day Taster Course
Date: 'Saturday', 12 April 2014, 09:00-16:00
Venue: Ark Eden, Mui Wo, Lantau
Sustainable Plastic Use: Challenges and opportunities
Date: 'Thursday', 10 April 2014,16:15-19:00
Pre-registration Deadline: 'Tuesday', 8 April 2014
Venue: Credit Suisse: Paul Calello Auditorium, Level 88, International Commerce Centre (ICC), Kowloon, Hong Kong
Website: Click here to register
CityU Bread Run
Date: 'Tuesday', 8 April 2014,19:00-22:00
Venue: Lecture Room 12, 4/F, AC1
Saving Tree Kangaroos From Extinction
Date: 'Monday', 31 March 2014,12:00-13:00
Venue: G404(iPlus Room), G/F, Flow Centre, AC2
INCUT Research Workshop 2014
Date: 26-29 March 2014, 09:30-18:00
Venue: POL Conference Room (Academic 1, 7/F, Blue Zone, Room B7516)
CityU is pleased to host this workshop of the INCUT academic network. The main group of attendees are invited academics. There is, however, of space up to 5 students or members of the public. Should you wish to attend please email Lindsay Mai [maiqianq@gmail.com] Information: Click here
CityU 30th Anniversary Cultural Festival Opening Ceremony
Date:'Wednesday', 19 March 2014, 18:00-20:30
Venue: Multimedia Theater, Run Run Shaw Creative Media Centre, CityU
Exploring Alternative Fuel Vehicles in Hong Kong – Seminar 1: Liquefied Natural Gas
Date: 'Saturday', 1 March 2014, 14:00-18:00
Venue: Rayson Huang Theatre, the University of Hong Kong
Website: Joint College Environmental Innovation Alliance
Sustainability at Johns Hopkins University
Date: 'Tuesday', 18 Feb 2014, 12:00-13:00,
Venue: i+Plus Room, Flow Centre, AC2 Ground Floor
三星Solve for Tomorrow比賽 Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Competition
創意無限小錦囊 Toolkit for Finding Your Own Idea

How to Feed the Planet
Date: 'Tuesday', 3/12/2013, 19:00- 20:00
Venue:Room G4302, 4/F, Green Zone, AC1, City University of Hong Kong
Plastic Free Seas inaugural youth conference
Date: 'Thursday', 21/11/2013, 9:00am- 5:00pm
Venue:Hong Kong Science and Technology Park in Sha Tin
Seminar: Integrated Whole Building Energy Design
Date: 'Friday', 12 October 2013, 11:00-12:00,
Venue:G5216, 5/F, AC1
From Waste to Wonder - Video Filming Student Competition
Deadline: 'Friday', 31 May 2013
Information: Click here
Earth Environmental Foundation Logo and Webpage Open Competition
Deadline: 'Friday', 31 May 2013
Website: Earth Environmental Foundation
Deadline: 'Wednesday', 15 May 2013
Website: Green Choice 綠色選擇
Deadline: 'Wednesday', 15 May 2013
Website: Green Choice 綠色選擇
Hong Kong Water Race 2013
Date: 'Sunday',5 May 2013, 09:00-13:00
Venue: Tin Shui Wai
Permaculture Experience Trip @ Kadoorie Farm & Botanic Garden
Date: 'Monday', 29 April 2013
Venue: Kadoorie Farm and Botanic Garden, Tai Po
1,000 Environment-Friendly Youth Ambassador Action
Deadline: 'Tuesday', 26 April 2013
Website: Green Manufacturing Network
Enabling Low Carbon Living In Shek Kip Mei (ENLOCALI) Dissemination Workshop
Date: 'Wednesday', 17 April 2013, 15:30-19:30
Venue: Connie Fan Multimedia Conference Room, CityU
Ocean Film Festival
Date: 'Tuesday', 16 April 2013, 14:00-15:35
Venue: LT-14, CityU
Green Talk Series - Buildings and Climate Change : CO2 Emissions
Date: 'Wednesday', 27 March 2013, 17:00-18:00
Venue: B5-209, AC1, CityU
Public Lecture - Climate Change and Climate Services: Engaging the Community and Sustaining the Future
Date: 'Saturday', 23 March 2013, 15:00-16:30
Venue: LT6, Yasumoto International Academic Park, CUHK
Swap Fair 2013
Date: 'Wednesday', 4 March 2013, 12:00-18:00
Venue: G408, Studio 1, AC2, CityU
Feed People NOT Landfills
Date: 'Wednesday', 6 February 2013, 17:00-18:30
Venue: LT10, AC1, CityU
Dangerous Climate Change: Tipping Points and Radical Geoengineering [Followed by Semester B Green Activities Launch Party]
Date: 'Thursday', 24 January 2013, 16:00-18:30
Venue:RM3610, AC2, CityU
Permaculture 1-Day Taster Course
Date: 'Friday', 11 January 2013, 09:30-15:30
Venue:Ark Eden, Mui Wo, Lantau
Long Way to Freedom, Short Path to Joy
Date: 'Sunday', 2 December 2012, 15:00-16:30
Venue:LT6, 4/F, AC2
The Effect of Climate Change on Antarctica - Our Last True Wilderness
Date: 'Tuesday', 20 November 2012, 17:00-18:00
Venue:I-Plus, Flow Center, G/F, AC2
Permaculture 101- Be a Green Warrior in Modern Cities
Date: 'Thursday', 1 November 2012, 12:00-14:00
Venue:I-Plus, Flow Center, G/F, AC2