Introduction

Green Building (GB) Faculty is a pool of experienced experts who are available to support the HKGBC and BEAM Society Limited (BSL). Such support may include task force work related to green building initiatives, acting as members in BEAM Expert Panels, providing expert advice on green building related matters, adjudication of BEAM Plus Final Appeals and various other kinds of pro bono services. The Term of Office of GB Faculty will be two years from the date of appointment. It is preferable that members can regularly contribute a certain number (say 4 to 6) of hours per month to support the work of HKGBC and BSL.

The GB Faculty comprises the following 8 groups of experts, and it is possible that an expert can join up to 2 groups by virtue of his/her expertise:

Expert Group Kinds of Expertise Examples of Experts
(1) Social Sustainability and Community Aspects (CA) Covers community and social sustainability elements, e.g. community engagement, sustainable lifestyle, planning of housing, community preservation, place making, cultural aspects, CSR for developers, social impact assessment, barrier-free access, construction safety, wage protection, CDM (i.e. HSE management). Urban planners and designers
Community planners
Social sustainability experts
Construction safety / Construction industry sustainability experts
(2) O&M Management (MAN) Covers SA in BEAM Plus EB, MAN in BEAM Plus Interiors, and O&M parts in EU and IEQ of BEAM Plus NB, e.g. environmental purchasing, Housing management, O&M practices, green cleaning, pest control, renovation management, user guidance, CSR facilities in premises, O&M facilities, security system, energy management Property and facility managers
Energy management / ISO50001 experts
Maintenance surveyors
(3) Site Aspects and Outdoor Environmental Quality (SA) Covers SA in BEAM Plus NB and outdoor environmental quality issues, e.g. site amenities, site contamination assessment, transport, urban design, ecology, heritage, public open spaces, microclimate, AVA, neighbourhood daylight access, light pollution, environmental noise, construction pollution management, landscaping and greeneries Urban planners and designers
Landscape architects
Architects
Construction site environmental experts
AVA / CFD / UHI experts
Ecology experts
Light pollution experts
(4) Materials Aspects (MA) Covers MA in all BEAM Plus rating tools, e.g. design of refuse handling facilities in buildings, municipal waste facilities, C&D waste, ODP/ GWP of materials, timber products, interior finishes, modular design, prefabrication. Also covers material embodied energy, product eco-labelling, life-cycle assessment (LCA) and environmental product declaration Architects
Material engineers / experts
Civil / structural engineers
LCA experts
Interior designers
E&M engineers, including refrigerant experts, waste facilities experts, flexible engineering services experts
Waste management experts
(5) Energy Use (EU) Covers energy aspects in all BEAM Plus rating tools, e.g. passive design, energy-efficient systems, renewable energy, energy simulation, energy-efficient appliances, T&C, district cooling, CHP, etc. Passive design experts
E&M engineers
Energy-efficient infrastructure experts
(6) Indoor and Outdoor Water Aspects (WA) Covers WU in all BEAM Plus rating tools and other water-related aspects, e.g. water-efficient irrigation, storm water management, wetland conservation, indoor water use, water audits, water quality, water recycling Landscape architects
E&M engineers
Civil engineers
Ecology experts
Water chemists
(7) Indoor Environmental Quality (IEQ) Covers IEQ in all BEAM Plus rating tools, e.g. thermal , aural and visual comfort, IAQ, natural daylight, natural ventilation, noise and vibration, amenities inside buildings Building physics specialists
E&M engineers
Architects
Interior designers
(8) Innovations and Additions (IA) Covers IA in all BEAM Plus rating tools, i.e. innovative techniques, performance enhancements Architects
Engineers
Interior designers
Urban planners and designers
Environment experts
Green infrastructure experts

Selection Criteria

To become a member of GB Faculty, one must meet the requirements in Part A. Candidates who also meet the requirements in Part B would be considered favourably.

Part A – Essential Criteria

Candidates must fulfil the following requirement:

Candidates must also fulfil one of the following criteria:

  • Minimum 15 years’ relevant post-degree (or equivalent) working experience; OR
  • Previous BEAM Faculty/GB Faculty membership with recognised contribution.

Part B – Preferential Criteria

Priority will be given to candidates who meet one of the following requirements:

  • Experienced in leading or training in at least one of the subject matters denoted by the 8 expert groups;
  • Have exemplary project, research or teaching experience in at least one of the subject matters denoted by the 8 expert groups; or
  • Have past contribution to the work of the HKGBC and/or BSL.

How to Become a GB Faculty member

Eligible candidates should submit the EOI Form online to the HKGBC.

Selection Process

A Selection Panel involving representatives from the Green Labelling Committee of HKGBC, the Technical Review Committee of BSL and Chairs of BEAM Expert Panels will select suitable candidates based on their qualifications and experience. Selection will be on a competitive basis. The decision of the Panel shall be final. Candidates will be notified of the selection results in late June 2016.

Green Building Faculty Members

Members should inform the HKGBC if their personal information in terms of the Title, Area of Practices, etc. have been changed.

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Name Aspect   Name Aspect  
AU Pui Nang Benny WA IA LEUNG Cheuk Fai Jimmy CA
AU Tat Kay Walter EU LEUNG Chi Fung WA IEQ
AU-YEUNG Jane CA LEUNG Lok Man WA IA
CHAN Chi Cheung IA LEUNG Man Kit SA EU
CHAN Chi Keung Peter IEQ IA LEUNG So Wan Susan CA SA
CHAN Chung Tak Thomas SA MA LEUNG Tak Chi Tommy WA
CHAN Hon Fai WA SA LEUNG Yee Tak Andrew CA IEQ
CHAN Hon Wan Edwin CA IA LEUNG Yun Cheong WA
CHAN Jor Kin Kenneth MAN SA LI Guiyi MA EU
CHAN Ka Yee Zoe WA IA LI Siu Kong Kenneth EU WA
CHAN Ping Chiu Andrew CA LIM V Bernard CA
CHAN Suk Fun Mary SA MA LING Chun Pang Simon IEQ IA
CHAN Tin Chi Kenneth WA LO Kwok Kuen Joseph MA
CHAN Wai Tin Daniel EU IEQ LO Man Chi Irene MA WA
CHAN Wing Chung Sunny EU LO Oi Ling Christina CA
CHAN Wing Hong, J.P. Cary MAN EU LO Tsz Yeung Alvin EU IEQ
CHAN Yim Cheong Paul EU IEQ LUK Tsz Wai Ian MA
CHAN Yiu Keung Oliver MAN WA MAK Cheuk Ming IEQ
CHAN Yuen King Paul SA MAK Kei Choi Henry IEQ
CHANG PH Wallace CA MAK Yiu Wing Joseph MA IA
CHANG Wai Ip Daniel SA MA MAN Kit Biu MAN
CHAO Yu Hang Christopher IEQ MUI Heung Fu Dennis EU IEQ
CHENG Ka Lai Karen WA NG Cheuk Yee John CA SA
CHENG Sai Yau Vincent SA NG Kit Wah Ray MAN
CHEUNG Chi Kong Victor EU IEQ NG Mee Kam CA
CHEUNG Lai Shun Benedict IA NG Shiu Tong Thomas MA IA
CHEUNG Mun Kit WA NG Tze Kwun Kathy SA
CHEUNG Wai Hin Andy EU IEQ NG Wan Tin Danny SA
CHEUNG Wai Hung Tony EU NG Wang Wai Charles IA
CHEUNG Yuen Fong Patrick EU NG Yan Yung Edward SA
CHIU Ka Fai Calvin SA IEQ NGAN Kwok Hip Tony EU IA
CHIU Lai Har Rebecca CA PONG Chi Hung EU
CHOW Ka Ming Benny SA IEQ POON Chi Fai Larry CA SA
CHOW Tin Tai EU IEQ POON Chi Sun MA
CHOY Tak Yip WA RUSU Dan MA
CHU Wai Yip Gary EU SHEN Edward SA
CHUNG Chi Leong Colin EU IEQ SO Kai Ming MAN SA
CHUNG Kam Wing Lawrence CA IA TAI Joyce CA
DUGGIE Alexander M Sandy SA WA TANG Sek Khuen Thomas CA
FONG Suet Yuen Carolin SA IA TANG Siu Keung IEQ
FUNG Ka Wai WA THILAKARATNE Ruffina SA MA
FUNG Kai Yuen Clarence IA TSANG Anne Lee Cindy CA SA
FUNG Yin Suen Ada IA WAN Chun Wah Martin MAN EU
HERBERT John Anthony WA IA WAN Hon Chi Stewart IA
HO Wai Lun Tony EU IEQ WAN Siu Yiu Kennis IA
HO Kin Chung WA WAN Wai Man Raymond MA IA
HO Kui Yip Vincent SA MA WANG Sheng Wei MAN EU
HO Siu Leung Nelson MAN SA WEBSTER Chris CA
HO Wing Hung IEQ WONG Cheuk Yuet Chiky SA
HUNG Chung Yin Alan MAN EU WONG Chun Sing MAN IEQ
IEONG In Leng Yvonne SA MA WONG Ming Bun Kenny WA
IP Chung Man Tony CA MA WONG Siu Fan Susanna SA
JIANG Wei EU IEQ WONG Tsz Yat Hyvan IEQ
KONG Chi Yuen Vincent CA WONG Wai Kwong EU
KWAN Chor Kee Raymond EU WONG Wai Lan Luciana SA WA
KWAN Kai Sing MA WONG Wing Ho James EU IEQ
KWAN Kam Tim Timmy MAN EU WONG Yat Hang Felix MA IA
KWAN Kwok Lok Joseph CA IA WONG Yiu Wa WA
KWAN Wai Ming Laurence IEQ WU Ming Fung Richard MAN
KWOK May Han Grace SA IEQ XIONG Jian James SA
KWOK Ngok Chung Dick MAN SA YAU K S EU WA
LAI Hung Kit Joseph MAN EU YAU Kai Cheung David IA
LAI Ying Keung WA YAU Kin Pui Matt EU IEQ
LAM Chapman SA YAU Man Hung Raymond SA EU
LAM Chung Wai Tony IA YEUNG Lai Fong Alice SA MA
LAM Wai Man Erica SA MA YEUNG Wing Shan Theresa CA
LAU Kwok Keung IEQ YIK Wai Yuen Wilson SA MA
LAU Wing Yin Vico MAN YIM Yu Chau Stephen CA SA
LAW Kin Chung Christopher CA YIN Rumin IEQ
LEE CK Alfred WA YIP Ka Chun Gary WA
LEE Man Kwong Jonathan SA EU YIU Wai Keung MAN
LEE Shun Cheng Frank IEQ YU Lap Ho MAN
LEE Siu Wing Ivy SA MA YU TW Ann MA
LEE Wai Ming Ryan EU IA YU Yuen Ping William CA
LEE Yan Hung Ian EU IA YUEN Conn SA