Thursday, October 22 2020 18:01:14

CPD by Others
Code : 2017189
Event Name : UAS application in Surveying industries
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : Mr Rickson Chow
Master and Bachelor in Aero-spacing Engineering at UK

Rickson has been providing professional UAV flight training and aerial services for many professionals including surveying, constriction, security, production, education and NGOs. With the knowledge from MSc and BEng in Aerospace Engineering and over 20 years of experience in remote controlled systems, he has trained over 1000+ operators to operate UAV for a wide range of applications. He is the Presidents of the International Unmanned Aircraft Systems Associations since 2015.
Event Date : 11/01/2018
Event Time : 7:00pm –8:30pm
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 : BSD QSD
Organizer : BSD & QSD
Closing Date : 09/01/2018
Fee : HK$ 120 for members; HK$ 180 for non-members (HK$30 walk-in surcharge on all prices listed)
Priority : HKIS members; First-come-first-served
Language : Cantonese supplemented by English
Details :

As UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle) are widely being used in surveying industries, the safety operation of such system is now being one of the major considerations for the industries to adopt such new technology to help on surveying, progress monitoring and inspection etc. By understanding the safety operation procedure and limitation would have helped the operator to benefit from this new technology and minimize the safety concerns from the stakeholders. 

Remark :

Closing date: Extend to 9 January 2018

Rescheduled from 31 October 2017

All income and sponsorship amount, after deducting the cost, will be donated to the HKIS Charitable Foundation.


The HKIS Charitable Foundation (Foundation) was incorporated in April 2014 and is established to provide assistance and financial support to those who are in need or are suffering hardship; to organise, support, promote and engage in non-profit making works and activities for the purpose of assisting the underprivileged, aged, social disadvantaged and vulnerable groups in the community; for the advancement of education and relief of poverty; emergency relief projects etc. The Foundation is an approved charitable institution and exempt from tax under Section 88 of the Inland Revenue Ordinance.