Staff Development Activities

Staff Development Activities by SCOPE, CityU

Staff Development Activities by Other Academic Departments and Supporting Units of CityU

Staff Development Activities by External Organizations

Staff Development Activities by SCOPE, CityU

2018 - 2019
Professional Development Seminar #4: Lecturing Made Easy as P.I.E.
Date : 24 November 2018 (Saturday)
Time : 2:30 P.M. - 3:30 P.M.
Venue : LI-2409 , 2/F, Li Dak Sum Yip Yio Chin Academic Building (LI)
Description : Whether you are new to lecturing or a veteran of many years, this seminar may help you. The three stages of planning, implementing, and evaluating a lecture will be covered, using a combination of lecturing and discussion techniques.
Speaker : Dr. Paul Corrigan, Senior Education Development Officer in EDGE, CityU. He works mainly on staff development at CityU.
Online Registration : Link
 
PTL Orientation Session
Date : 28 September 2018 (Friday)
Time : 6:00 P.M. - 7:00 P.M.
Venue : LI-2610 , 2/F, Li Dak Sum Yip Yio Chin Academic Building (LI)
Agenda :
  • Welcome Speech and Director’s Updates - Dr. Louis Ma (Director, SCOPE)
  • Introduction to Staff Development Activities by EDGE - Dr. Paul
    Corrigan (Senior Education Development Officer, EDGE)
  • Administrative Matters - Ms. Mimi Chan (Programme Officer I, SCOPE)
  • Group Photo
  • Social networking with refreshment
Registration Deadline : 23 September 2018
Online Registration : Link
 
2017 - 2018
Professional Development Seminar  #3: [以愛為教、以專為學]
Date : 18 May 2018 (Friday)
Time : 5:30 P.M. - 6:45 P.M.
Speaker : Dr. Joseph Yau
(Professor & Accounting Major Coordinator, Centennial College)
Topic :

[以愛為教、以專為學]
香港的大學教育漸趨普及, 但社會各方面的壓力, 學生的背景,學習態度及對高等教育的認知價值比以前變得複雜。對於從事於高等教育的老師, 怎樣可以激發及鼓勵學生對尋求知識的興趣及有正確的學習的態度和認知,是一項非常有挑戰的工作和使命。 游紹永博士曾於香港六間大專院校從事會計專業教學及行政管理工作35年, 在今年退休之前, 游博士誠意與城大同事們分享怎樣以愛心為本的專業教育 (以愛為教、以專為學), 去激勵學生尋求新知識及擁有一個正確人生的價值觀。

Language : Cantonese (中文)
Light refreshment will be provided.
Registration Deadline : 15 May 2018
Online Registration : Link
 
Business and Management Lecture Series
Business Intelligence for non-IT users: Hands-on workshop using the Spotfire software
Speaker : Mr. Andy Pang (Senior Solution Consultant, TIBCO Software (Asia Pacific) )
Date : 27 April 2018 (Friday)
Time : 5:30 P.M. - 6:30 P.M.
Venue : LI5500, 5/F Li Dak Sum Yip Yio Chun, Academic Building, CityU, Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong
Language : English
Online Registration : Link
 
Business and Management Lecture Series
商業及管理講座系列
股票投資的理財概念
日期 : 2018年3月26日 (星期一)
時間 : 晚上7至8時
地點 : 香港城市大學專業進修學院 學術交流低層演講廳 (SLT)
語言 : 中文
講者 : 熊麗萍小姐 (Conita Hung)
Online Registration : Link (Closed)
 
Professional Development Seminar  #2: Facilitating Discussion Effectively
Date : 16 March 2018 (Friday)
Time : 5:30 P.M. - 6:45 P.M.
Speaker : Dr. Paul Corrigan (Senior Education Development Officer, EDGE)
Light refreshment will be provided.
Registration Deadline : 12 March 2018
Online Registration : Link (Closed)
 
Business and Management Lecture Series
FinTech and regulation where do we go from here?
Date : 17 January 2018 (Wednesday)
Time : 7:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.
Venue : SCOPE Lecture Theatre (SLT), LG/F Academic Exchange Building, Kowloon Tong, CityU
Language : English
Speaker : Malcolm Pettigrew (Senior Lecture, Business School, Edinburgh Napier University, United Kingdom)
 
Professional Development Seminar #1: Outcomes-Based Teaching and Learning (OBTL) for Part-time Teaching Staff
Date : 12 January 2018 (Friday)
Time : 5:30 P.M. - 6:45 P.M.
Speaker : Dr. Louis Ma (Director, SCOPE)
Light refreshment will be provided.
Registration Deadline : 5 January 2018
Online Registration : Link (Closed)
 

Staff Development Activities by Other Academic Departments and Supporting Units of CityU

2018 - 2019
Seminar : How can a lecture promote my students’ critical thinking?
Speaker : Dr William Rando, Associate Dean in the College, Executive Director of the Chicago Center for Teaching, University of Chicago
Date : 9 October 2018 (Tuesday)
Time : 2:00 pm - 3:50 pm
Registration : Y-5303, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Contact : Dr Paul Corrigan (Paul.Corrigan@cityu.edu.hk)
Registration : bit.ly/2MNKnIB
 
Staff Development Online Series

1. Generic Introduction to Teaching at CityU for New Faculty
2. Generic Introduction to Part-time Teaching at CityU
3. Innovative Teaching Techniques
4. Key Issues in Teaching Series (KIITS)
5. Outcome Based Teaching and Learning (OBTL)

Organizer : The Office of Education Development and Gateway Education (EDGE,CityU)
Registration : Room 1406, 1/F, Li Dak Sum Yip Yio Chin Academic Building
Organizers : Offered online throughout the year. Participants can enroll through AIMS
 
2017 - 2018
Seminar on Special Education Needs (SEN)

Topic : Support Students with Special Educational Needs (SEN) in Learning

Date : 30 August 2018 (Thursday)
Time : 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Venue : Room 1406, 1/F, Li Dak Sum Yip Yio Chin Academic Building
Organizers : Student Development Services (SDS), Office of Education Development and Gateway Education (EDGE) and Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO).
Registration : www.cityu.edu.hk/sds/sen/seminar via CAP
 
Facilitating Tutorial Discussion 6 5 4 3 2 1

Office of Edu Dev & Gateway Edu (EDGE)

Date : 25 June 2018 (Monday)
Time : 2:30 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.
For details, please visit http://www.cityu.edu.hk/edge/workshop/1718/tutorial/
 

Staff Development Activities by External Organizations

Below are seminars/ conferences organized by local institutions you may have interest to attend. In case you have more information, please don't hesitate to let us know.

2018 - 2019
Workshop on Applied Positive Psychology in Youth (實踐正向心理學」之青少年實踐應用工作坊)
Date : 5 December 2018  (Wednesday)
Time : 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Venue : Hong Kong Polytechnic Univesity Room N103
Organizer : Federation for Self-Financing Tertiary Education
Online Registration : qess4.fste.edu.hk/portfolio/qess4_training2/
 
UK Transnational Education in Hong Kong - Collaborative Quality Assurance Across Borders
Date : 25 October 2018 (Thursday)
Time : 2:00 pm
Venue : British Council Hong Kong
Organizer : HKCAAVQ, QAA & British Council
Online Registration : www.hkcaavq.edu.hk/en/news/hkcaavq-qaa-and-british-council-join-hands-to-launch-the-report-on-uk-transnational-education-in-hong-kong
 
2017 - 2018
FSTE Conference 2018 - Striving for Quality Education
Date : 1 June 2018 (Friday)
Time : 2:15 pm – 5:45 pm
Venue : UG-06, PolyU Hunghom Bay Campus (venue sponsored by Hong Kong Community College)
Online Registration : www.fste.edu.hk/conference/2018/registration
 
Blended Learning Symposium
Date : 3 May 2018 (Thursday)
Time : 9:30 - 14:00 (Registration starts at 9:00)
Venue : TU107, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Online Registration : www.bolt.edu.hk/symposium
 
Inspirational Life Talk Series – Talk 2: Lai Chi Wai (逆境自強座談分享系列 – 第二講︰黎志偉)
Organizer : Federation for Self-financing Tertiary Education (FSTE)
Date : 18 April 2018 (Friday)
Time : 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Venue : Lecture Theatre (CP3LT1)
CityU SCOPE Tsim Sha Tsui East Learning Centre
UG3/F, ChinaChem Golden Plaza, 77 Mody Road,
Tsim Sha Tsui East, Kowloon
Online Registration : http://qess4.fste.edu.hk/portfolio/inspirational-life-talk-series-talk-2-lai-chi-wai/
 
Flipped Classroom Workshop Series -- A UGC-funded project collaborated by City University of Hong Kong with four other universities of Hong Kong
Invited Guests' Sharing on Effective Application (6 Mar, CUHK)
Date : 6 March 2018 (Tuesday)
Time : 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
Venue : MMW707, Mong Man Wai Building, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
poster | abstract | register here
 
Five Strategic Components Towards Effective Flipped Classroom (12 Mar, PolyU):
Date : 12 March 2018 (Monday)
Time : 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Venue : W208, Industrial Center, The Polytechnic University of Hong Kong
poster | abstract | register here
 
Dissemination Seminar (1) - Special Educational Needs: “GPS to Friends”: Social Competence Training Project for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
Date : 23 January 2018
Organizer : Quality Education Fund (QEF)  
Website : http://qef.org.hk/english/whatsnew/sharing_sessions_seminars.php?id=38
 
Training Course on Managing Depression and Suicidal Behaviours
Date : 13 December 2017 (Wed)
Time : 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Venue : CP205, CityU SCOPE TST East Learning Center  UG2/F, ChinaChem Golden Plaza, 77 Mody Road, TSTE Kowloon
Registration Deadline : 30 Nov 2017
Enquiry : Ms Mavis Fan 2573 0803 mavisfan@fste.edu.hk
 
CEO Forum: Transformational Leadership in a Time of Great Change
Date : 11 December 2017 (Mon) 
Time : 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm (Registration starts at 6:45 pm)
8:30 pm – 10:00 pm (Optional dinner, HK$200 per head)
Venue : 14-221, 14/F, Lau Ming Wai Academic Building, CityU
Organizer : The CityU EMBA program
Speaker : Pastor & Professor Stephen LEE, City Pastor, Saddleback Church Hong Kong,President Emeritus, Peter F Drucker Academy
Registration : Dave POON (Email: cepoon@cityu.edu.hk ;Tel: 3442 7408) 
Registration Deadline : 6 Dec 2017 (Wed) 
Availability : 10 seats are available on a first-come-first-served basis
 
Flipped Classroom Approach Forum 2017
Date : 8 December 2017
Organizer : The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Baptist University, City University of Hong Kong, The Education University of Hong Kong, and The Hong Kong Polytechnic University  
Website : www.flippedclasshk.net/seminar
 
Blended Learning for University Enhancement (BLUE) event: Sharing Promising Practice and Lessons Learnt
Date : 7 December 2017 (Thursday) 
Time : 1:00 pm to 3:15 pm
Organizer : The Education University of Hong Kong Venue: B4-LP-06, EdUHK
Website : http://blearn.eduhk.hk/2017/11/blue01/