Honorary Awards Ceremony 2017

Dr Chung Shui-ming, University Pro-Chancellor, will confer honorary doctorates on the following three prominent individuals at City University of Hong Kong (CityU) on 3 November:

  • Professor Serge Haroche, a Nobel Laureate in Physics – Honorary Doctor of Science;
  • Dr Joseph Lee, Chairman of Wofoo Plastics & Chemicals Group, Chairman of Wofoo Foundation Limited and President of Wofoo Social Enterprises Limited – Honorary Doctor of Social Science;
  • Professor Wendelin Werner, a Fields Medalist and Professor of Mathematics at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich – Honorary Doctor of Science.

Mr Herman Hu Shao-ming, Council Chairman, and Professor Way Kuo, President, will attend the ceremony.

We would like to invite you to cover the event:

Date: 3 November (Friday)
Time: 2:30pm (Please arrive before 2:15pm)
Venue: Wong Cheung Lo Hui Yuet Hall, 5/F, Lau Ming Wai Academic Building, CityU

Media representatives are kindly requested to stay in the designated area throughout the ceremony.

Media enquiries: Mirror Fung, Communications and Public Relations Office (Tel: 3442 6808 or 6183 0853).