Hong Kong Green Building Council (HKGBC) has appointed Ir Colin Chung, Managing Director, Property & Buildings for WSP in China, to the Adjudication Panel for the upcoming Hong Kong Institute of Planners (HKIP) Awards.

The HKIP Awards are given out annually to its members and other industry-related professionals, in recognition of their outstanding achievements in town planning. The awards aim to raise greater public awareness in good town planning principles and practice, as well as encourage the pursuit of excellence among town planners in Hong Kong.

Assessment of award submissions will be based on key factors such as originality; innovative ideas; methodology or approach; sustainability; practicality; social impact and benefits; contributions to the profession; application of good town planning practice and principles; and overall presentation. The adjudication process has commenced and recipients of the awards will be announced during HKIP annual dinner on 10 November 2019.