International Conference on Medicinal Plants and Bioeconomy (ICMPB) & The 1st Sino-CPLP Symposium on Natural Products and Biodiversity Resources (SNPBR)
Conference / Symposium
The Association for Promotion of Science and Technology of Macau; State Key Laboratory of Quality Research in Chinese Medicine, Institute of Chinese Medical Sciences, University of Macau
Macau Pharmacology Association, The International Society for Chinese Medicine, China National GeneBank, BGI-Research, Centre of Molecular and Environmental Biology, University of Minho, Centre for the Research and Technology of Agro-Environmental and Biological Sciences, University of Minho
University Lecture Series: From A Kung Ngam to Clear Water Bay: My Life Journey
Seminar / Lecture
Prof. Tony F. Chan, President, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)
24 August 2018
15:00 - 16:30
E2, Auditorium, Wu Yee Sun Library
From a childhood in A Kung Ngam to high school in Queen’s College, Causeway Bay, then to university study in Caltech and Stanford in the United States, an academic career in Yale and UCLA, a leadership position at NSF, returning to Hong Kong as the President of The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology in Clear Water Bay, and moving next to be President of KAUST in Saudi Arabia, Prof. Tony Chan has accumulated experiences and lessons from his life journey of more than sixty years. In this talk, he would like to share some of these with the audience in the hope of bringing them inspirations to their own lives.
UM students and staff members, students and teachers of secondary schools, and those who are interested
Simultaneous interpretation into Mandarin will be provided.