Story Map Training Workshop was successfully held from 10 to 12 July. Students learned to create a Story Map during the Workshop.
Competition Workshop & Guided Tour was successfully held on 8 July. Mr LAU Kwok-fan, MH, JP, Legco Member (New Territories North) and Chairman of Subcommittee on Matters Relating to the Development of the Northern Metropolis, Sr Paul WONG Kwok-leung, President of the HKIS and Sr Francis LAM Ka-fai, Senior Vice-President of the HKIS and Chairman of the Competition Organising Committee attended the Competition Workshop to share their views on planning the Northern Metropolis with participating students and highlighted the important role that surveyors play in urban planning. Members from the six divisions also shared knowledge related to surveying with 142 secondary school students from 46 groups ranging from F.3 to F.6.
Later, Mr LAU Kwok-fan, MH, JP, Sr Paul WONG Kwok-leung, Sr Francis LAM Ka-fai and 26 surveyor mentors joined the Guided Tour with students, visiting various places in the Northern Metropolis, including the historically significant Tang Ancestral Hall, Kwu Tung North New Development Area which is still in the planning and construction stage, and Lok Ma Chau Garden which overlooks San Tin/Lok Ma Chau and the Loop. The Tour provides a multidimensional introduction to the economic and social status, geographic, land, and ecological resource advantages of the region.