Sunday, October 25 2020 21:53:23

CPD by Others
Code : 2017015
Event Name : QSD Cost Management Series 2017 (1): An Overview of the Cost Engineering Professional Development in Mainland China for the Past 20 Years and its Future Directions
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : Sr T T Cheung, BSc(QS)(Hons), MSc, JD, FHKIS, FRICS, FCInstCES, FCECA
RPS(QS), RCE(China), DIF, DRAd, Accredited Mediator

TT was the past President of the Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors (HKIS), past Chairman of the Quantity Surveying Division of the HKIS, past Chairman of the Surveyors Registration Board, and past Chairman of the Pacific Association of Quantity Surveyors (PAQS). He is currently the World Chairman of the International Cost Engineering Council (ICEC), Standing Committee member of the China Engineering Cost Association (CECA) and Honorary Advisor of the Guangdong Province Engineering Cost Association. He is an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Real Estate and Construction, University of Hong Kong and the Department of Building and Real Estate, Hong Kong Polytechnic University.

TT has been instrumental to the development of the cost engineering profession in Mainland China. He has participated and witnessed the formation and growth of the cost engineering profession in Mainland China since 1995. Over the years, he gave lectures in various cities in Mainland China to assist the local cost engineers and government regulators on the roles, functions and works of QS, in particular the reform from standard price cost control mechanism to market price cost control mechanism. He was the HKIS President who signed the Reciprocity Agreement between HKIS and CECA in 2005 to open the door for HKIS QSs to enter the Mainland China market. He is also the key man in bringing CECA to the international QS platform of the PAQS and ICEC to facilitate the local cost engineers/students to exchange knowledge with counterparts of the world. TT has been council member of CECA for the last 16 years and was conferred an honorary “Special Contribution Award” by CECA in 2010 in recognition of his excellent contribution to the development of the cost engineering profession in Mainland China.
Event Date : 16/03/2017
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
Closing Date : 02/03/2017
Fee : HK$120 for members; HK$180 for non-members (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 : Cantonese
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In this talk, TT will share with participants his experience on the development of the cost engineering profession in Mainland China over the last 20 years and some major changes in recent years and where the profession will be heading towards in the future.

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