Contact info: (852) 3480 4230, info@smartcity.org.hk
   
SCC e-Newsletter - 2020 February
Dear Members and Friends,

 

Wishing you a Happy, Healthy and Prosperous Year of the Rat!
智慧城市聯盟仝人在此恭祝各位會員、合作夥伴、各界友好,在庚子年事事如意、龍馬精神、業務蒸蒸日上!

 

公私營機構合作 – 智慧城市聯盟與政府聯手推出
網上互動地圖儀表板
提供新型冠狀病毒疫情信息

 

 

 

就最近新型冠狀病毒(武漢肺炎)疫情引起社會各界關注,智慧城市聯盟兩位創辦人兼榮譽會長葛珮帆議員和鄧淑明博士,及會長楊文銳先生近日積極推動政府推出疫情互動地圖儀表板,向公眾提供武漢肺炎情況的資訊。

這個公私營機構合作開發的疫情互動地圖儀表板,由發展局和地政總署統籌,智慧城市聯盟IT義工團隊提供協助,滙集多個政府部門包括衛生署及醫管局有關武漢肺炎的資訊,相信這可向公眾提供最新及正確信息,防止假消息不斷散播令市民恐慌。

香港互動地圖儀表板:https://chp-dashboard.geodata.gov.hk/nia/zh.html

全球新型冠狀病毒疫情信息:https://www.gislounge.com/this-map-is-tracking-the-wuhan-coronavirus-in-near-realtime/

 

Public-Private Partnership
Interactive Map Dashboard jointly launched by Govt/SCC
to release Wuhan Pneumonia infection info

 

 

In view of the current novel coronavirus infection (Wuhan Pneumonia) pandemic the two Founders and Honorary Presidents of Smart City Consortium (SCC), Hon Elizabeth Quat and Dr Winnie Tang, and President Mr Gary Yeung have worked with the government to launch an Interactive Map Dashboard (hereafter called Dashboard) for effective dissemination and exchange of information related to the latest Wuhan Pneumonia infection.

The launch of the Dashboard is a Public-Private-Partnership led by the Development Bureau and Lands Department with support from SCC’s volunteer IT team.

The information available from Department of Health and Hospital Authority will be updated and presented on Dashboard using key indicators.

Please visit the Dashboard on https://chp-dashboard.geodata.gov.hk/nia/en.html

More info of the Wuhan Pneumonia infection in other countries are available on https://www.gislounge.com/this-map-is-tracking-the-wuhan-coronavirus-in-near-realtime/

 

SCA 與 IVE「智慧城市專業文憑」課程
"Professional Diploma in Smart City" Programme

 

智慧城市聯盟於2018年成立「智慧城市學院」(SCA),旨在提高公眾對智慧城市發展的認識,並進行有關教育普及。SCA 與職業訓練局(VTC)機構成員香港專業教育學院(IVE)去年簽署合作備忘錄合作開辦「智慧城市專業文憑」課程。歡迎報讀,查詢請電2435 9423。詳情請參閱附頁。

Established in 2018, Smart City Academy (SCA) is a subsidiary of the Smart City Consortium. The objective of SCA is to promote education and public awareness of smart cities development and technologies. SCA and Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (IVE), one of the VTC member institutions, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (“MoU”) last year and has jointly offered a “Professional Diploma in Smart City" Programme.

The Programme aims to provide students with the specific vocational and professional education & training on innovation and technologies, e.g. Big Data, Internet of Things and Artificial Intelligence for smart city development and improvement. The program is designed using an Outcome-Based Education approach.

Students can learn through real life cases related to transportation, living, environment, people, public services and economy. Sharing from smart city technology experts and related site visits will be arranged.

Please see attached leaflet or call 2435 9423 for more details of the Programme.

 

Best regards,
Smart City Consortium
Please visit SCC website for details of the ‘Smart City’ concept, SCC’s role, vision and mission: http://smartcity.org.hk/
 
About Smart City Consortium

Smart City Consortium (SCC) is formed by a group of professionals from different corporations and organizations to provide opinions and suggestions to the Government for formulating related policies and standards in the development of Hong Kong as a world-class smart city. We encourage worldwide collaboration with different stakeholders to create the right ecosystem which fosters innovation and sustainable economic growth for Hong Kong.