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CPD by Others
Code : 2016176
Event Name : QSD Legal & Contract Series 2016 (16): Seminar and Mock Mediation for Surveyors
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : Sr Prof. Hing Fung Leung, Past Chairperson of Hong Kong Mediation Council (HKMC), Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC).

Sr Prof. Leung Hing Fung is a Past Chairperson of Hong Kong Mediation Council, Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC). He is an Associate Professor in the Department of Real Estate and Construction, University of Hong Kong, specialising in property and construction law and dispute resolution. He practises as mediator, barrister and arbitrator.

Sr Prof. Leung is a very experienced mediator and started practising mediation in 2003. Despite his background in quantity surveying and law, the cases he has mediated cover many different natures and wide range of disputed amounts, from small commercial cases to huge land disputes involving billions of Hong Kong dollars. He has on many occasions acted as Lead Assessor in Stage 2 mediation assessments for Hong Kong Mediation Accreditation Association Limited, HKIAC and the Law Society of Hong Kong.

Sr Prof. Leung is now a member of the Panel of General Accredited Mediators of HKMAAL, HKIAC, the Joint Panel of Mediators of Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors and Hong Kong Institute of Architects, the List of Mediators of Hong Kong Bar Association, the List of Mediators of Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators and the List of Mediators of the Financial Dispute Resolution Centre. Besides, he is an invited mediator of the International Mediation Court set up at the Shanghai Free Trade Zone. He is also a member of the HKIAC Mediation Accreditation Committee and a member of the Sub-Committees of Accreditation and Regulatory Framework under the Steering Committee on Mediation chaired by the Secretary for Justice.

Besides, Sr Prof. Leung is now a Chairman of Appeal Tribunal (Buildings) and a member of Town Planning Board.

In Mock Mediation: -
Mediator: Sr Mickey Wong
Parties: Sr Nelson Lai and Ir Andrew Kong
Event Date : 04/11/2016
Event Time : 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm (Registration and networking time: from 6:30 pm)
CPD Hour(s) : 1.5
Divisional PQSL Hour(s) : 1.5
Venue : Surveyors Learning Centre, Room 1207, 12/F, Wing On Centre, 111 Connaught Road Central, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
Division : QSD
Organizer : QSD and HKMC
Closing Date : 02/11/2016
Fee : HK$120 for members of the HKIS; HK$180 for non-members of the HKIS (HK$30 walk-in surcharge on all prices listed); Free of charge for student members studying full time (subject to availability)
Priority : QSD Members; First-come-first-served
Language : English
Details :

This is a seminar on mediation co-organized by the HKIS and the Construction Mediation Interest Group of the Hong Kong Mediation Council (HKMC) (a division of the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre).  It aims to enhance the knowledge of surveyors on the use of mediation to effectively resolve disputes before resorting to confrontational dispute resolution means.  The seminar will highlight the benefits of mediation to surveyors followed by experience sharing and demonstration on how mediation is conducted.