CityU-CS Professional Mentorship Programme

2017-2018    2016-2017    2015-2016

Objectives

  • To provide a platform for students to interact with senior IT professionals in Hong Kong.
  • To gain exposure to different areas in IT, e.g. software development, support, networking, project management, etc., as well as obtain guidance to shape students' career paths.
  • To provide an opportunity for students to develop communication and soft skills.

Benefits for Students

  • Obtain guidance for future career development.
  • Understand IT working environment.
  • Extend the social network.

Duration, Activities and Period

  • The programme operates for a duration of 10 months.
  • Regular Meetings between mentors and mentees can be in any format ranging from touring around mentors' companies, sharing, happy hours, to attending professional activities, etc..
  • Tentative schedule: October 2017 - July 2018

Programme Coordinator


CityU-CS Professional Mentorship Programme 2017-2018

First Gathering

First Gathering of CityU-CS Professional Mentorship Programme 2017-18 in the evening of 8 November 2017 with lots of meaningful exchanges and lively interactions among mentors and mentees.


Mentors for the year 2017-2018 include:

Name Company
Mr CHENG Raymond Chief Operating Officer
Asia Pacific
HSBC Technology and Services Asia Pacific
The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited
Mr CHEUNG Ching Hang Franky* Global Head
HSBC HSS Shared Services Production Services
The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited
Ir Dr CHEUNG King Sing Simon*
Head of Information Technology
Open University
Mr CHING Sik Fan Director
Chingsway Consulting Limited
Honorary Treasurer
Hong Kong Computer Society
Mr HANG Geoffrey* Partner
Leadership Solutions Limited
Mr HUI John Director
Enterprise Solutions Office
City University of Hong Kong
Mr LAM Victor J P Deputy Government Chief Information Officer
Office of the Government Chief Information Officer
The Government of the HKSAR
Mrs LUI Theresa* Senior IT Professional
Ms MAK Elke* Systems Manager
Digital Inclusion
Web Accessibility Campaign Programme Office
The Government of the HKSAR
Ir Dr MAK Wai Ming Michael* Senior Lead Technical Specialist
Technology Services
Asia Pacific The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited
Mr NGAI Eli Information Technology and Services
Macroview Telecom
Mr SHARE Victor* Chief Executive Officer
Macroview Telecom
Mr SUEN Ted Head of Information Technology
MTR Corporation Limited
Dr SZE George Managing Director/ Principal Consultant (Founder)
Systems Integrators (Asia) Limited
Mr TANG Edison* Assistant System Manager
Immigration Department
Mr TANG Tsz Chun Jay* Senior Associate
Advisory in Audit & Assurance - IT
Deloitte China
Mr WAN Kam Tong Ricky* Senior IT Professional
Mr WAN Mullar Group Manager
Information Technology
The Hong Kong Electric Company Limited

* alumni of Department of Computer Science, City University of Hong Kong


CityU-CS Professional Mentorship Programme 2016-2017

First Gathering

The First Gathering was successfully held on 2nd November 2016 with participation of ~50 mentors and students. It was a relaxing evening with nice chats and genuine sharing among participants. Students not only had a chance to meet with their assigned mentors for the first time but also had exchanges with other mentors and students in a social context resembling to those they will encounter after entering the workplace.


Mentors for the year 2016-2017 include:

Name Company
Mr CHENG Raymond Chief Operating Officer
Asia Pacific
HSBC Technology and Services Asia Pacific
The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited
Mr CHENG Rocky* General Manager of Information Technology
Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited
Mr CHEUNG Ching Hang Franky* Global Head
HSBC HSS Shared Services Production Services
The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited
Ir Dr CHEUNG King Sing Simon* Head of IT
Open University
Mr CHING Sik Fan Director
Chingsway Consulting Limited
Honorary Treasurer, Hong Kong Computer Society
Mr HANG Geoffrey* Partner
Leadership Solutions Limited
Mr KWOK Wilton* CEO & IT Director, Innowil
Mr LAM Victor, JP Deputy Government Chief Information Officer
Office of the Government Chief Information Officer
The Government of the HKSAR
Mr LAU Daniel HSBC Project Manager
The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited
Mr LEUNG Gabriel Executive Director
HKC International Holdings Limited
Mrs LUI Theresa* Senior IT Professional
Ms MAK Elke* Systems Manager
Digital Inclusion, Web Accessibility Campaign Programme Office
Office of the Government Chief Information Officer
The Government of the HKSAR
Ir Dr MAK Wai Ming Michael* Senior Lead Technical Specialist
Technology Services, Asia Pacific
The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited
Ms NG Shirley* Senior Manager - Business Technology
Pfizer Corporation Hong Kong Limited
Mr NGAI Eli Executive Director
Macroview Telecom
Mr SHARE Victor Chief Executive Officer
Macroview Telecom
Dr SZE George Managing Director/ Principal Consultant (Founder)
Systems Integrators (Asia) Limited
Mr WAN Kam Tong Ricky* Senior IT Professional
Mr WAN Mullar Group Manager
Information Technology
The Hong Kong Electric Company Limited

* alumni of Department of Computer Science, City University of Hong Kong


CityU-CS Professional Mentorship Programme 2015-2016

Professional Mentorship Programme

The Professional Mentorship Scheme (PMS) provides an opportunity for CS students to understand the business environment and different areas in IT industry, enhance their soft skills and interact with senior IT professionals in Hong Kong, many of which are members of the CS Departmental Advisory Committee.

A series of social events are organized throughout the year to allow mentees to network with the mentors. Mentors for the year 2015-2016 include:

Name Company
Mr Daniel LAU* Project Manager
Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation
Ms Elke MAK* Senior Systems Manager
Digital Inclusion, Web Accessibility Campaign Programme Office
Office of the Government Chief Information Officer
The Government of the HKSAR
Mr Gabriel LEUNG Executive Director
HKC International Holdings Limited
Mr Geoffrey HANG* Partner
Leadership Solutions Limited
Dr George SZE Managing Director/ Principal Consultant (Founder)
Systems Integrators (Asia) Limited
Mr Herman LAM Chief Executive Officer
Hong Kong Cyberport Management Company Limited
Mr Kam Tong Ricky WAN* Senior Manager of Information Technology
Belton Holdings Limited
Ir Dr King Sing Simon CHEUNG* Head of Information Technology
Open University
Mr Mullar WAN Group Manager of Information Technology
The Hong Kong Electric Company Limited
Ms Mun Ming Jessica LO* Systems Manager (SD) 4D
Commerce and Economic Development Bureau
The Government of the HKSAR
Mr Rocky CHENG* Deputy General Manager of Information Technology
Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited
Ms Shirley NG* Senior Manager of Business Technology
Pfizer Corporation Hong Kong Limited
Mr Sik Fan CHING Director
Chingsway Consulting Limited
Honorary Treasurer, Hong Kong Computer Society
Mrs Theresa LUI* Head of Technology and Services (HTS)
Operational Support & Development
Asia Pacific, Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation
Mr Victor LAM, JP Deputy Government Chief Information Officer (Consulting and Operations)
Office of the Government Chief Information Officer
The Government of the HKSAR
Mr Victor SHARE* Chief Executive Officer
Macroview Telecom
Ir Dr Wai Ming Michael MAK* Senior Lead Technical Specialist
Technology Services
Asia Pacific, Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation
Mr Wilton KWOK* Chief Executive Officer & Director of Information Technology
Innowil

* alumni of Department of Computer Science, City University of Hong Kong