Construction Industry Outstanding Young Person - Tenacity through adversity
Construction Industry Council organises the “Construction Industry Outstanding Young Person Award 2021” (CIOYPA) with the aims to recognize and honour the achievements of young practitioners who have excelled themselves in their own career, and also contribute to the betterment of the construction industry and the community at large. It is believed that the Award will inspire fellow practitioners and young people as a whole to strive for excellence and pursuing accomplishment, thereby making Hong Kong a better home.
The Award will recognise outstanding practitioners engaged in the 3 major categories in the construction industry.
- Design and Management (e.g. Engineer, Architect, Planner, Surveyor, Safety Officer, Supervisor, etc.)
- Frontline Construction Personnel (Registered Construction Workers, e.g. Registered Skilled Worker, Registered Semi-skilled worker etc.)
- Business, Academic and Others (People who engage in business operations, e.g. Developers, Contractors, Subcontractors, Suppliers; OR People who engage in academic activities, e.g. Professors, Instructors etc.)
*Please visit their official website for details.
Tenacity through adversity - Outstanding Young Person Award Winners
In time of unpredicatable epidemic, CIOYPA Winners have empowered people and changed their operation modes to combat the epidemic.
Expert Decorator - Mr. Will KWOK
Frontline Construction Personnel
(The videos are broadcasted in Cantonese)
In addition to being a talented painter, Will is also great at putting together complex machinery. During the coronavirus epidemic, he did his part for society by leading a team of colleagues to help a local mask manufacturer set up a production line. Truly an inspiration!
Senior Project Manager - Cr Michael WONG
Design and Management
Although construction progress has slowed to a crawl, Michael knows as a Project Manager, it is now more important than ever to protect the health of his employees, bring leadership, and to never abandon one’s spirit for self-improvement.
For details, please visit the Construction Industry Council website.