Safety for Summer Rainy Days
Date: 24 Jun 2021 (Thu)
Duration: 1.5 hour
Venue: The webinar will be conducted via ZOOM
Charges: Free for webinar session; HK$50 for issuing CPD certificate
IR Prof. Onyx WAI
Ir Dr. CHAN Hon Fai BBS
Ir Dr. CHAN Hon Fai BBS is the president of HKIWSS. He was the past chairperson of Advisory Committee on Water Supplies and has more than 40 years of experience in environmental engineering and management. He has been in charge of numbers of projects related to water quality and pollution control. Dr. CHAN has been teaching renewable energy including nuclear energy at HKU on part time basis.
The flooding is commonly in summer date. Good flooding management and drainage impact assessment are most benefit to Hong Kong.
This webinar will discuss flooding management in Hong Kong area. Hydraulic considerations are introduced to prevent loss of property and economic activities. Drainage impact assessment is preventive technique to estimate the ability of rainwater discharge. Case studies, Q & A will be provided.