09
SEP
2017

Managing Director attended UNESCO meeting in Paris

Managing Director was invited to attend an expert workshop meeting at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris on measuring culture in the Sustainable Development Goals on September 7-8, 2017.
03
SEP
2014

Opening of Exhibition on Industrial Culture in Kwun Tong

Research findings and results from the Industrial Culture Study commissioned by the EKEO was turned into an art installation and exhibition with four containers as Phase I Conversion of the Tsun Yip Street Playground.  The exhibition titled Spirit of Creation: the past and future...
26
JUL
2014

Managing Director invited to attend public workshop on creative economy in the Venice Biennale

Managing Director attended the captioned workshop organized by the Zurich University of the Arts in the Arsenale of the 14th International Architecture Exhibition of Venice Biennale.  Participants included Gerd Folkers, Raj Isar, Frederic Martel, Andy Pratt, Annette Scheonholzer,...
14
JUL
2014

Managing Director invited to speak in Heritage Exchange of HLF, London

Managing Director was invited as speaker to address the Heritage Exchange Conference organized by the Heritage Lottery Fund in LSO St Luke of London with international perspective on heritage conservation and urban renewal in HK.   http://www.heritageexchange.co.uk/  
23
JUN
2014

Managing Director invited to give a public lecture in Cebu

Managing Director was invited to give a public lecture and conduct two workshops on the Mapping of Creative Industries, Creativity and Creative Clusters by the Creative Cebu Council at the University of San Carlos.  
06
JUN
2014

Managing Director invited to attend Spotlight HK in Penang

Managing Director was invited to attend the Spotlight HK in Penang Festival and moderated the keynote speech by the Chief Secretary for Administration of HKSAR Mrs Carries Lam for the Culture and Conservation Symposium on June 6.
12
MAY
2014

A park we share – public survey on the operation of the future West Kowloon Cultural District Park

Culture and Development Consultancy Ltd. was commissioned by the West Kowloon Cultural District Authority to conduct “A Park We Share: Public Survey on the Operation of the Future West Kowloon Cultural District Park”. As an integral part of the 23-hectare public space in the West...
03
APR
2014

Managing Director addressed the Southeast Asian Creative Cities Forum

Desmond Hui gave a speech on “Creative Cities and Cluster Initiatives in North Asia” in the First Day of the SEA Creative Cities Forum organized by Creative Chiang Mai in the TCDC (Thailand Creative and Design Center) with attending delegates from Penang, Kuala Lumpur, Cebu,...
04
MAR
2014

Provision of Consultancy Services for the Park Engagement Exercise to the West Kowloon Cultural District Authority

Stretching across 40 hectares of reclaimed land, the West Kowloon Cultural District (“WKCD”) is one of the largest cultural projects in the world, blending art, education and open space. Its vision is to create a vibrant cultural quarter for Hong Kong where the local arts scene...
22
FEB
2014

Managing Director invited to speak at the V&A Museum in London

Managing Director was invited to speak at the Critical Juncture Symposium in the Victoria & Albert Museum in London in celebration of the work of the 2014 RIBA Gold Medalist Joseph Rykwert.  Other speakers included: Vittorio Gregotti, Phyllis Lambert, Luis Fernandez-Galliano,...
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