Date:
22 AUG 2021
 
Title:
Mass Robot Programming for New World Record
 
Venue:
Star Hall, KITEC, 1 Trademart Dr, Kowloon Bay, Hong Kong
 
Description:
The Hong Kong Productivity Council (HKPC) is organising “Mass Robot Programming for New World Record”, a mega event in 2021 designed to create a world record of simultaneous programming of robots, and present a mass robots performance in Hong Kong.
 
For enquiries, please contact Ms. Lee by email at rachellee@hkpc.org
 
Event Details
Online registration (Remarks: Registration will be closed on 31 MAY 2021)

Date:
12 MAY 2021
 
Title:
Media and Information Literacy (MIL) Series: (5) Workshop on New Technologies and Smart Cities (New)
 
Venue:
Hong Kong News-Expo: 2 Bridges Street, Central, Hong Kong
 
Description:
Through participating in this workshop, teachers can understand:

  • the relationship among information literacy, the Fourth Industrial Revolution and smart cities
  • how to make use of the achievement of the Fourth Industrial Revolution to develop smart cities
  • the importance of data privacy in smart cities

Event Details

Date:
6 MAY 2021 – 20 MAY 2021
 
Title:
City Innovation & Technology Grand Challenge Inspiration Masterclasses “L-I-V-E Training Series” in May
 
Description:
The Inspiration Masterclasses – L-I-V-E series will feature two webinars in May that are suitable for primary and secondary students. They are:
● “The Future of IT in a New Covid-19 Reality: 5 Technology Trends (IoT, 5G, blockchain, robotics, AR/VR)” to be held on 6 May – representatives from Hong Kong Science Park companies and a tertiary institute will share their ideas on using technologies to solve daily life problems under the new normal.

● “Innovating for Hong Kong’s Future” Star Workshop to be held on 20 May – Mr Herbert Chia, ex-Vice President of Alibaba (China) Co., Ltd and big data expert, and Professor Dennis Lo, Associate Dean (Research), Faculty of Medicine, the Chinese University of Hong Kong will inspire the audience on how the applications of big data and R&D closely connect with our lives and move Hong Kong forward to the future.

Online registration is now open. Teachers and parents are welcome to partake together with students.
 
Event Details

Date:
8 MAY 2021 – 5 JUN 2021
 
Title:
STEM Education Enriching Knowledge Series: Workshop on Drone Technology (New)
 
Venue:
Lecture Room and Outdoor Playground, Queen Elizabeth School, 152 Sai Yee Street, Mongkok, Kowloon
 
Description:
● To enhance participants’ knowledge of drone technology
● To facilitate participants to promote STEM education in schools through the teaching of drone technology and operation
 
Event Details

Date:
28 APR 2021
 
Title:
Media and Information Literacy (MIL) Series: (4) Workshop on Virtual Entertainment and Cyberbullying (New)
 
Venue:
Hong Kong News-Expo: 2 Bridges Street, Central, Hong Kong
 
Description:
Through participating in this workshop, teachers can understand:
• virtual entertainment (VE) and its pros and cons
• the importance of VE to creative industries
• cyberbullying and how it affects victims psychologically and socially
• the ways to prevent and handle cyberbullying
 
Event Details

Date:
14 APR 2021
 
Title:
STEM Education Enriching Knowledge Series: Workshop on Using Waterjet Cutting Machine for Prototyping (Rerun)
 
Venue:
Maker Space, Room 109, Arts & Technology Education Centre, 145 Junction Road, Lok Fu, Kowloon
 
Description:
● To enhance participants’ understanding of the correct and effective use of Waterjet cutting machine
● To facilitate participants to promote STEM education in schools through teaching prototyping
 
Event Details

Date:
19 APR 2021
 
Title:
Sharing Session on the Planning, Management and Safety Issues of the Design and Technology Workshop (New)
 
Venue:
Design and Technology Workshop, Tang Shiu Kin Victoria Government Secondary School, 5, Oi Kwan Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong
 
Description:
● To enhance participants’ understanding of the safety planning, management and related safety precautions of the workshop
● To facilitate participants in using commonly used hand tools and equipment safely
 
Event Details

Date:
23 APR 2021
 
Title:
STEM Education Enriching Knowledge Series: Workshop on using CNC milling machine for prototyping (Re-run)
 
Venue:
Maker Space, Room 109, 1/F, Arts & Technology Education Centre, 145 Junction Road, Lok Fu, Kowloon City
 
Description:
● To enhance participants’ understanding of the correct and effective use of CNC milling machine
● To facilitate participants to promote STEM education in schools through teaching prototyping
 
Event Details

Date:
27 APR 2021
 
Title:
Kick-start New Product Development and Teaching Experience Sharing (New)
 
Venue:
Library, 2/F, HKICC Lee Shau Kee School of Creativity, 135 Junction Rd, Kowloon City, Kowloon
 
Description:
● To enhance participants’ pedagogical knowledge in teaching product design development
● To facilitate participants to enhance students’ ability in applying related knowledge of product design development in design projects
 
Event Details

Date:
30 APR 2021
 
Title:
Gifted Education Fund: Off-school Advanced Learning Programmes
 
Description:
To further unleash the potential of gifted students, the Education Bureau offers a variety of off-school advanced learning programmes funded by the Gifted Education Fund for gifted students at primary and secondary levels.

With many related to STEM education, the outlines of the off-school advanced learning programmes announced in the EDB Circular Memorandum No. 34/2021 on 1 March 2021 are provided below for information. Teachers and parents / guardians are encouraged to nominate gifted students with talent in relevant area(s) to apply for the programme(s) that meet their learning needs. The deadline for application of the programmes is 15 April 2021 (now extended to 30 April).
 
Event Details
EDB Circular Memorandum No. 34/2021 (Annex 6)
Outlines of all programmes for application of primary students
Outlines of all programmes for application of secondary students
Application Form