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IPCC scientists have warned that a 1.5 degrees Celsius rise in temperatures is a crucial threshold for avoiding the most dangerous and irreversible effects of climate change. 

 

To prevent the planet from passing the point of no return, this is the defining decade.

LEUNG Kwok Hi Michael

Professor, Shun Hing Education and Charity Fund Professor of Energy and Environment, City University of Hong Kong

    Ir Professor Michael Leung Kwok-hi is a Shun Hing Education and Charity Fund Professor of Energy and Environment, Professor in the School of Energy and Environment. He is also the Director of the Ability R&D Energy Research Centre. His research is well recognized as he is listed among the top 2% of the world’s most highly cited scientists published by Stanford University. He is also listed in Highly Cited Researchers 2018 by Clarivate Analytics that recognizes world-class researchers selected for their exceptional research performance. He is also listed in The Most Cited Researchers in Energy Science and Engineering, Developed for ShanghaiRanking's Global Ranking of Academic Subjects by Elsevier. Prof. Leung has totally received HK$40M+ research funding as a PI from ITF, RGC, NSFC, ECF, SDF, industrial sponsorships, university internal grants, donations, etc. He has published 200+ journal papers, 80+ conference papers, 18 books/book chapters, and 10 patents. Prof. Leung is elected to be the Representative (China) in the International Solar Energy Society (ISES)/Board of Directors 2022-23. Prof. Leung is also a Registered Professional Engineer, Chartered Engineer, Fellow Member of HKIE, Past Chairman of HKIE Education and Examinations Committee, Past Chairman of the Energy Institute (Hong Kong Branch) and Editor of Applied Energy and HKIE Transactions.

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    Net-zero Innovation

    KEYNOTE : The Innovation Journey to Net Zero

    Keynote by representative Professor Michael Leung, Professor, Shun Hing Education and Charity Fund Professor of Energy and Environment, City University of Hong Kong

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