Activity: Office holder / membership of professional bodies › Office holder / member of committee
The International Association for Hydro-Environment Engineering and Research (IAHR) - Hong Kong Chapter was founded in April 1997. It has the full support of the sixty year old parent organization, International Association for Hydro-Environment Engineering and Research (IAHR) which is based in Madrid, Spain. The objectives of IAHR - HK are:
1. to promote the education, science and practice of hydraulics; 2. to encourage the application of hydraulics to provide socially acceptable solutions of water related problems; 3. to facilitate the exchange of ideas and information among academics, practicing engineers, and government; 4. to promote the development of young researchers in the field; 5. to encourage and sponsor the training of local engineers and professionals; 6. to provide a platform for links between the IAHR - HK and industry, government and other organizations; 7. to facilitate and encourage the participation of activities organized by IAHR.