Public Forums

The Public Forums will provide an interactive platform for multiple stakeholders to express and exchange views on various issues related to rivers and to promote the application of the Water Footprint concept.


Below are abstracts and presentation slides from our past public forums. Please refer to the Event Calendar for latest events and details:

2022 Events


30apr2:00 pm3:00 pmWater 360° Public Seminar - Water for Food: A dialogue with local farmers

Event Details

Date: Saturday April 30, 2022
Time: 2:00pm – 3:00pm
Venue: To be held virtually
Speaker: Johnny Lau
Founder of CUHK Agricultural Development Group
Mole Yeung
The third generation heir to Yuen Long Sun Hing Farm
Language: Cantonese
Review: Click Here


(Saturday) 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm HKT

2021 Events


11dec2:00 pm3:00 pmWater 360° Public Seminar - River and Birds

Event Details

Date: Saturday December 11, 2021
Time: 2:00pm – 3:00pm
Venue: Rayson Huang Theatre, The University of Hong Kong
Speaker: Yu Yat-tung
Director of Hong Kong Bird Watching Society
Cheung Ho Lam
Young Birdwatcher
Language: Cantonese
Photo Album: Click Here
Review: Click Here


(Saturday) 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm HKT


27mar2:00 pm3:30 pmPublic Lecture: Be a Smart Water User

2019 Events


02feb2:00 pm3:30 pmPublic Lecture – Is our Water Sustainable?


20janAll DayPublic Lecture – My River, My Community: Reconnecting with Our Rivers

2018 Events


30sep2:00 pm3:30 pmPublic Lecture – My River, My Community: Connect, Disconnect, Reconnect


31mar2:00 pm3:30 pmPublic Lecture – Water Footprint: You Are Using More Water Than You Think!

2017 Events


25nov9:30 am5:30 pmPublic Forum on Revitalising Urban Rivers in Asia: Challenges and Opportunities


15mar2:30 pm5:00 pmPublic Forum on Reducing Humanity’s Water Footprint: Challenges from a Global Perspective