Date:
14 MAR 2019
 
Title:
STEM Education Series: Latest Development and Application of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Related STEM Activities (New)
 
Venue:
WP01, G/F, West Block, EDB Kowloon Tong Education Services Centre, 19 Suffolk Road, Kowloon Tong
 
Description:
Objective:
1) Sharing on the latest development and application of Artificial Intelligence;
2) Introduction on the Artificial Intelligence related studies and career; and
3) Sharing on the school experience of using artificial intelligence in STEM-related activities (Demonstration session included).

Event Details

Date:
1 MAR 2019
 
Title:
STEM Education Series: Workshop for Brainwave Controlled Technology and Related STEM Activities (New)
 
Venue:
E418, 4/F, East Block, EDB Kowloon Tong Education Services Centre, 19 Suffolk Road, Kowloon Tong
 
Description:
Objective:
1) Introducing the application of Brainwave-controlled technology through hands-on workshop; and
2) Sharing on the experience of leading secondary school students to conduct STEM activities related to Brainwave-controlled technology so as to develop their potential in STEM related areas.

Event Details

Date:
22 FEB 2019
 
Title:
STEM Education Series: Application of Brainwave Controlled Technology and Related STEM Activities (New)
 
Venue:
WP01, G/F, West Block, EDB Kowloon Tong Education Services Centre, 19 Suffolk Road, Kowloon Tong
 
Description:
Objective:
1) Sharing on the latest development and application of Brainwave-controlled technology; and
2) Sharing on the experience of leading secondary school students to conduct STEM activities related to Brainwave-controlled technology so as to develop their potential in STEM related areas. Demonstration session will be included in the seminar.

Event Details

Date:
13 FEB 2019
 
Title:
Workshop on effective use of project-based learning and teaching resource materials on robotics (New)
 
Venue:
Maker Space, Arts & Technology Education Centre,145 Junction Road, Lok Fu, Kowloon City
 
Description:
Objective:
●To enhance participants’ pedagogical knowledge in teaching robotics with the use of project-based learning and teaching resource materials
●To facilitate participants to promote STEM education in schools through teaching robotics

Event Details

Date:
18 JAN 2019
 
Title:
Hong Kong ICT Awards 2019: Student Innovation Award
 
Description:
The “Hong Kong ICT Awards” is steered by the Office of the Government Chief Information Officer (OGCIO). There are eight award categories organised by various Hong Kong ICT industry associations and professional bodies. This year, the Student Innovation Award, with the theme on “The Future of Smart Cities”, will be organised by the Hong Kong Innovative Technology Development Association (HKITDA). This award aims to encourage students to use their creativity to develop and apply innovative technology for the betterment of our community.

The competition will be divided into primary school and secondary school streams. Students may enter the competition either in individual or in groups. If students are interested in taking part in this competition, please visit the relevant website (https://student.icta.hk) and submit the completed application form and the entries to the organiser on the above website by 18 January 2019 (Friday).

Event Details
EDB Circular Memorandum

Date:
5 JAN 2019 – 19 JUL 2019
 
Title:
Young Scientists Study Tour 2019
 
Description:
The “SciPOP Science Demonstration Contest and Young Scientists Study Tour 2019” is jointly organised by the Hong Kong Science Museum and the Education Bureau. It aims at fostering the pursuit of science knowledge among secondary school students, enhancing their presentation and communication skills, and nurturing young scientists in Hong Kong.

The contest will be held from January to April 2019. Each school could nominate at most 2 teams of students to participate in the competition. Each team comprises 4 students who must be full-time Hong Kong secondary school students aged 15 or above.

The top three winning teams will be entitled to join the “Young Scientists Study Tour 2019” to visit the Science Centre Singapore, renowned academic and research institutes, and participate in STEM-related workshops in Singapore. Other than the three winning teams, finalists could participate in a group interview to be held on 2 May 2019. The top eight individual finalists will be selected to join the Study Tour.

Event Details

Date:
14 JAN 2019 – 18 JAN 2019
 
Title:
Workshop on Laser Cutting Machine Operation and 2D CAD Software (Re-run)
 
Venue:
Maker Space, Arts & Technology Education Centre,145 Junction Road, Lok Fu, Kowloon City
 
Description:
Objective:
●To enhance participants’ knowledge of laser cutting so that they can use the laser cutting machine correctly and efficiently
●To enhance participants’ pedagogical knowledge of 2D CAD software

Event Details

Date:
21 JUN 2019 – 22 JUN 2019
 
Title:
The First Ocean Park International Conservation STEAM Competition
 
Venue:
The Ocean Park Hong Kong
 
Description:
The Ocean Park Hong Kong will organise “The First Ocean Park International STEAM Education Conference 2019” from 21 June to 22 June 2019, and students from all across the world are invited to participate in “The First Ocean Park International Conservation STEAM Competition”. The competition aims at encouraging students to apply their knowledge and skills in STEAM-related disciplines to solve real-life problems creatively, with its focus on proposing innovative solutions for global environmental issues. The theme of the competition is “STEAM and Marine Conservation”.

Each school may nominate at most 2 teams to join the competition. Each team should be composed of a maximum of 5 students at senior secondary level (S4-S6), and supervised by at least one teacher-in-charge.

Event Details
EDB Circular Memorandum (Annex 13)