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Prof. Chan studied Architecture and later learnt Law in England and Hong Kong. Obtained my PhD degree at the King’s College of London University. He is a Chartered Architect, Surveyor and Engineer and am a qualified Barrister-at-Law called to both the English and Hong Kong Bars. He is a full Professor of the Department of Building and Real Estate (BRE) and was the Associate Head (Research)/Chairman of Research Committee of the BRE Dept (2012-2017). Published over 130 international EI/SCI/SSCI journal papers and many book chapters.  He has served as a member of government committees (Housing Authority, Hospital Authority, and Town Planning Board). He was the Hon Secretary (2005-6) of Professional Green Building Council and the Hon Treasurer (2004-6) of the HK Institute of Architects.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 2 - Zero Hunger
  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water
  • SDG 15 - Life on Land
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions


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