Hong Kong Education & Careers seminar

Posted on Thursday, February 23, 2017

The Branch supported the Education and Careers Expo organised by Hong Kong Maritime and Port Board (HKMPB) again this year.  Mr. Davin Chan MICS (Branch Exco Member and Young Member Group Convenor) participated in a sharing session discussing career development in shipping business, held on 23rd Feb 2017.

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During the session, the other speaker Miss Carmen Chan also shared her experiences at sea, being the first Hong Kong female who is qualified as Captain of ocean-going vessels. Capt. K.W. Fung, as the moderator of the panel, also gave a briefing on the work of the Maritime Professional Promotion Federation (MPPF) to encourage more Hong Kong youngsters to join the shipping industry.

Institute promotional leaflets were distributed to the participants and also placed at the booth of HKMPB.

A few more branch representatives attended the sharing session to support the event: Mr. Joseph Chau FICS (Branch Chairman), Mr. Y.K. Chan FICS (Branch Immediate Past Chairman) and Mr. James Ho FICS (Branch Exco Member).