The following gives brief information on upcoming and past outreach activities at the department. We hope the multimedia from past events can help you know more about
our department and electrical engineering; please consider signing up and meeting us at a future event!
CityU EE Summer Taster
In response to EDB’s advocacy of promoting and facilitating STEM education, we are extending our invitation to elite secondary students to join our CityU EE Summer
School Programme 2020, which will be run online in response to the coronavirus pandemic worldwide. The four-day Summer School is tailored for S4 and S5 students.
We aim at cultivating their interest in engineering innovation through teamwork, boosting their confidence in communicating in a multi-national environment.
The event will take place on the first four Saturdays of August 2020.
For more information and to register, please access the CityU EE Summer Taster webpage here.
New Online Summer Lecture: 一切從「芯」開始 · 智能手機是如何運算的
Our EE Associate Professor, Dr. Ray Cheung will deliver a new online summer lecture "一切從「芯」開始 · 智能手機是如何運算的" at CityU-Learning Classroom for Secondary School Students, which is an exciting new initiative that promises to inject creativity into online learning.
Date: 31 July 2020 (Friday)
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Targets: F.1 to F.6 Students
Speaker: Dr. Ray Cheung, Associate Professor
This lecture will discuss with you in an interactive and simple way. Join us now!
Registration deadline is 24 July.
JS1205 Programme Information Session and Interviews plus Student Recruitment Session
This year, the JUPAS Programme Information Session and Student Interviews was held on 13th July 2020. Close to 220 F.6 students who were serious in their final choice of studies joined the event, which comprised an inspirational talk in EE discipline, a programme information session about JS1205 and the bloom of EE sector in the recent job market, student sharing on their university life and the different enriching learning opportunities. The event ended with a breakout group interviews with the faculty. In the hours of event, the participants showed to us their enthusiasm in EE studies and how they are impressed by the prevailing technologies and their applications in all areas of life. The Department is pleased to have provided such interactive platform to meet with our future students.
Another Student Recruitment Session was held a week after to specially meet with some 30 students for a more in-depth exchange and sharing. The Head of EE Department Prof Stella Pang kick-started the session by exposing to the students the endless opportunities and prospects in different technological fields where our EE graduates will be the future leaders. What followed were a sharing session by our graduate, and conversations with the admission team.
Best wishes to all the F.6 students in their DSE results and future studies!
EE Faculty participated in BOLD@CityU
Three EE Faculty, Professor Stella Pang, EE Head and Chair Professor, Professor Ron Chen, EE Chair Professor and Dr. Ray Cheung, EE Associate Professor
were participated in BOLD@CityU, which is an exciting new initiative that
promises to inject creativity into online learning. The iconic speakers had attracted overwhelming responses from the participants.
The CityU-EE Principal Nomination Scheme (PNS) - Online Learning for High School Students
The CityU-EE department has organized the 2nd PNS scheme in Apr - May 2020 using the CityU-Learning online approach with support from over 20 local secondary schools,
53 S.4, and S.5 students were admitted to this scheme. Six EE Guest lectures were conducted by six EE faculty members with 100% positive feedback from the students.
Topics covered in the online lessons included Artificial Intelligence in EE, Electronic System Design, Electromagnetic Waves, Antenna Design, Bio-electronics, and
Career prospects in EE.
The PNS scheme aims to
1) Promote the importance of engineering study;
2) Engage the nominated F4 / F5 / F6 students from the school principals and provide mentorship;
3) Attend Guest lectures by EE Faculty members;
4) Gain hands-on experience in Lab session;
5) Develop CityU-EE Principal Nomination Scheme (PNS) community at High Schools.
Prof Ron Chen gives talk in「求學與治學」講壇
The Provost Office is proactively launching different School Outreach activities to high school and university students to promote CityU education.
is one of the initiatives that promotes an exchange platform between scholars and students on scholarly exploration.
The first seminar titled「漫談質疑與創新」delivered by Prof Ron Chen, EE Chair Professor, w
as held successfully on 15 April, 2020. The talk is very inspiring and well attended, and we are pleased to share Prof Chen’s
and the recording clip.
First-ever CityU Online Learning Taster Workshops for High School Students
The first-ever CityU Online Learning Taster Workshop by EE for high school students has been launched in February 2020, which attracted over a hundred of S.1 to
S.6 students from 50 local secondary schools. The EE workshop titled 「精靈寶可夢的人工智能工作坊」conducted by Dr Ray Cheung, Associate Professor of Department of Electrical Engineering,
attracted over 70 participants as an exciting kick-start for the workshop series. Students found the online teaching platform interactive which got them an early taste of prevailing
technological topics such as Artificial Intelligence in EE.
News release in Sing Tao Daily on March 5, 2020. We are pleased to share Dr. Ray Cheung’s recording clip.