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URC welcomes all OUHK academic/administrative staff to attend seminars (or symposia/workshops) below. Through relevant hyperlinks, you may register for your selected events or obtain relevant information.


Event Speaker Date
Dr Carmen Ye
University Research Centre
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
15 August 2017
Professor Kin-chung Ho
Member, Public Policy Research Funding Scheme Assessment Panel

Dr Kwok-wah Cheung
Member, Public Policy Research Funding Scheme Assessment Panel
 
2 June 2017
Professor Paul Gibbs
Director of Education Research
The University of Middlesex
 
12 May 2017
Ms Peggy Ng Wing Sze
Library
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
20 April 2017
Mr Gu Xiaohua
Associate Professor
Associate Dean of School of Arts and Law
Head of Department of Public Administration
The Open University of China
 
29 March 2017
Mr Alex Wong
Former Head of Public Affairs Unit
The Open University of Hong Kong

Dr KC Li
Director of University Research Centre
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
16 March 2017
Dr Fred Lee
Associate Professor
School of Science and Technology
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
23 February 2017
Dr Anatoliy Gruzd
Canada Research Chair in Social Media Data Stewardship
Associate Professor, Ted Rogers School of Management
Director, Social Media Lab
Ryerson University
 
20 February 2017
Mr Gu Xiaohua
Associate Professor
Associate Dean of School of Arts and Law
Head of Department of Public Administration
The Open University of China
 
6 February 2017
Dr Billy Wong
University Research Centre
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
20 January 2017
Professor Gwo-Jen Hwang
Chair Professor, Graduate Institute of Digital Learning and Education
Dean, College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences
National Taiwan University of Science and Technology

Distinguished Professor, Institute for Research in Open and Innovative Education
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
6 January 2017
Professor Philips Fu Lee Wang
Vice-President (Research and Advancement)
Caritas Institute of Higher Education
 
30 December 2016
Professor Reggie Kwan
Vice President (Academic)
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
22 December 2016
Professor Jiyou Jia
Department of Educational Technology, Graduate School of Education
International Research Center for Education and Information
Peking University, China
 
14 December 2016
(Powerpoint) Professor Dragan Gašević
Chair in Learning Analytics and Informatics
Moray House School of Education and School of Informatics
University of Edinburgh
 
8 December 2016
 
Dr Li Mei Kuen
Division of Nursing and Health Studies
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
30 November 2016
 
Professor Norman Vaughan
Department of Education
Mount Royal University
 
30 November 2016
 
Dr KC Li and Dr Billy Wong
University Research Centre
The Open University of Hong Kong
28 November 2016
(Powerpoint) Professor Hiroaki Ogata
Faculty of Arts and Science
Graduate School of Information Science and Electrical Engineering
Kyushu University
 
10 November 2016
 
(Powerpoint) Dr Matthew Pistilli
Director of Assessment and Research
Division of Student Affairs, Iowa State University
 
20 October 2016
 
(Powerpoint 1)
(Powerpoint 2)
Ms Qing Li
IEEE Client
Services Manager 
14 October 2016
 
Dr KC Li and Dr Billy Wong
University Research Centre
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
5 October 2016
24 October 2016  
Professor Paul Kwok
Secretary to Council
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
29 September 2016
 
Professor Gwo-Jen Hwang
Chair Professor, Graduate Institute of Digital Learning and Education
Dean, College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences
National Taiwan University of Science and Technology
 
23 August 2016
 
Seminar: My research studies on open and distance education
(Powerpoint)
(Reference list)
Dr K S Yuen
Honorary Research Fellow
Former Director of Educational Technology and Publishing Unit
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
17 August 2016
 
How to Write Research Proposals for the Government’s Competitive Research Funding Scheme
(Powerpoint)
Professor Geoffrey Blowers
Former Director of Research Office at Hong Kong Shue Yan University
Honorary Professor in Psychology and former Associate Dean of Social Sciences at the University of Hong Kong
 
22 July 2016
 
Workshop on Useful Databases and Analytical Tools
(Powerpoint)
(Video)
Dr Anatoliy Gruzd
Associate Professor
Ted Rogers School of Management, Ryerson University
 
7 July 2016
 
Events on Mobile Learning Research
(Powerpoint) [Seminar]
(Powerpoint) [Workshop]
(Video)
Professor John Traxler
Professor of Mobile Learning
University of Wolverhampton
 
5 July 2016
 
Professor Matthew Turner
School of Arts and Creative Industries
Edinburgh Napier University
 
27 June 2016
 
Ms Lyndsey Dixon
Regional Journals Editorial Director APAC
Taylor & Francis Group
 
19 May 2016
 
Publication trends in open and innovative education research Dr Billy Wong
Institute for Research in Open and Innovative Education
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
9 May 2016
 
Dr David Parsons
National Postgraduate Director
The Mind Lab by Unitec
 
27 April 2016
 
Seminar on the Technology of Learning Analytics
(Powerpoint)
Professor Shane Dawson
Director of the Teaching Innovation Unit and Professor of Learning Analytics
University of South Australia
 
14 April 2016
 
Ms Joyce Leung Chung Yin
Division of Nursing and Health Studies
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
22 March 2016
 
Measuring and Forecasting College Student Engagement in E-Learning Environment
(Powerpoint)
Dr Lily Li
School of Educational Technology in Faculty of Education
Research Centre of Distance Education
Beijing Normal University in China
 
7 March 2016
 
Seminar on Managing Bibliographic References with EndNote Dr Billy Wong
University Research Centre
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
29 February 2016
 
Seminar on Mobile learning: research practices, challenges and future directions
(Powerpoint)
(Video)
Professor Mohamed Ally
Professor, Centre for Distance Education
Technology Enhanced Knowledge Research Institutes
Athabasca University
 
26 February 2016
 
Seminar on New Developments in Open and Innovative Education Dr KC Li
University Research Centre
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
22 February 2016
 
Instructors in the Third Generation Distance Education: Competency Requirements and Professional Development
(Powerpoint)
Dr Lily Li
School of Educational Technology in Faculty of Education
Research Centre of Distance Education
Beijing Normal University in China
 
19 February 2016
 
Seminar on the Latest Developments in Learning Analytics
(Powerpoint 1)
(PowerPoint 2)
(Video)
Professor Dragan Gašević
Chair in Learning Analytics and Informatics
Moray House School of Education and Informatics
University of Edinburgh
22 January 2016
 
Seminar on Research Publication and Big Data for Nursing Research
(Powerpoint 1)
(PowerPoint 2)
Mr Matt Cianfarani, Director, International Business Development, Mark Allen Group
Mr Abel Liu, Manager, Hong Kong and Macau, EBSCO
 
26 November 2015
 
Seminar on An Observational Study on Work Interruptions during Medication Administration in Residential Care Homes for Older People Dr Linda Lee Yin King
Division of Nursing and Health Studies
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
24 November 2015
 
Seminar on RGC Proposal Preparation 2016 Dr KC Li and Dr Billy Wong
University Research Centre
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
16 November 2015
 
Seminar on Assessing the Biofuel Production Potential of Dinoflagellates Isolated from Hong Kong Coastal Waters Mr WU Kam Chau
Dr Steven XU Jingliang
School of Science and Technology
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
6 November 2015
時間、信仰與人生:一位學者的反思
(Photos)
Professor CM Leung
Honorary Research Fellow & Emeritus Professor
Former Vice President (Technology & Development)
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
30 October 2015
Seminar on FDS Applications — Experience and Insights Professor KK Tam
School of Arts and Social Sciences
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
30 October 2015
Dr KC Li and Dr Billy Wong
University Research Centre
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
28 October 2015
Seminar on Tips for Success in Research Funding Applications Professor Paul Kwok
Secretary to Council
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
28 October 2015
Seminar on Quantitative Data Analysis with SPSS: Regression Analysis, Analysis of Variance and Non-parametric Statistics
(Poster)
 
Ms Brenda Lee
Business Manager
SBAS (Hong Kong) Ltd.
 
26 October 2015
 
Seminar on Hong Kong Scholars Program Professor Yuk-Shan Wong
Chairperson
Hong Kong Scholars Program
 
20 October 2015
 
Seminar on How to Publish in International Journals James W. Murphy
Editorial Director, Greater China
Wiley
 
20 October 2015
 
Seminar on How to Identify and Avoid Predatory Publishers
(Powerpoint)
(Video) [for OUHK staff only]
Dr K C Li
Dr Billy Wong
University Research Centre
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
2 September 2015
Seminar on Research and Development Funding Applications and Tips for Success
(Powerpoint) [for OUHK Staff only]
Dr K C Li
University Research Centre
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
2 September 2015
Seminar on Citation Analysis and Journal Evaluation
(Powerpoint)
(Video) [for OUHK staff only]
 
Ms Jane Tsang
Library
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
31 August 2015
Seminar on Qualitative Data Analysis with NVivo
(Poster)
Ms Sue Bullen
Training and Research Consultancy Regional Manager
QSR International Pty Ltd.
 
21 August 2015
 
Seminar on Quantitative Data Analysis: SPSS and AMOS
(Poster)
(Powerpoint)
 
Ms Brenda Lee
Business Manager
SBAS (Hong Kong) Ltd.
 
24 July 2015
Seminar on How to Write Research Reports and Papers with High Quality — Some Personal Perspectives
(Powerpoint)
(Video)
 
Professor Qing Li
City University of Hong Kong
 
7 July 2015
Seminar on Quantitative Data Analysis: Scale’s Reliability and Validity
(Powerpoint)
(Video) [for OUHK staff only]
 
Mr Simon Lam
Division of Nursing
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
26 June 2015
Seminar on Quantitative Data Analysis: Correlation and Regression
(Powerpoint)
(Video) [for OUHK staff only]
Dr Billy Wong
Ms Hoyee Auyeung
University Research Centre
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
22 June 2015
Guide to Getting Published
(Powerpoint)
Mr Daniel Jopling
Emerald Group Publishing Limited
 
18 June 2015
Seminar on Quantitative Data Analysis: Differences between Groups (Video) [for OUHK staff only] Dr Billy Wong
Ms Hoyee Auyeung
University Research Centre
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
17 June 2015
10 June 2015
Workshop on Quantitative Data Analysis: Introduction to SPSS
(Powerpoint)
(Video) [for OUHK staff only]
Dr Billy Wong
Ms Hoyee Auyeung
University Research Centre
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
8 June 2015
2 June 2015
Introduction to NVivo: A qualitative data analysis software
(Powerpoint)
Dr Hu Jingjing
University Research Centre
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
27 May 2015
Professional Communication Skills for Research Publication (Creating and Managing Research Space)
(Powerpoint)
(Poster)
(Video) 
 
Professor Vijay Bhatia
President
Asia-Pacific LSP and Professional Communication Association
 
20 May 2015
Mr Xu Yafeng
Tibet University for Nationalities
 
11 May 2015
Research Ethics
(Powerpoint)
(Poster)
(Video) 
 
Professor John Bacon-Shone
The University of Hong Kong
 
4 May 2015
Preparation for 21st Century Citizenry: The Integration of Educational Policy, Research and Practice
(Powerpoint)
 
Professor Lee Wing On
Vice President (Administration & Development)
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
24 April 2015
Mr Xu Yafeng
Tibet University for Nationalities
 
22 April 2015
Research Methodology Design
(Powerpoint)
(Poster)
(Video)
 
Dr Peter Cunich
The University of Hong Kong
 
23 March 2015
Using EndNote for Effective Bibliographic Management and Referencing Dr Billy Wong
University Research Centre
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
12 March 2015
Proposal development for research funding applications
(Powerpoint)
(Poster) 
 
Professor Horace H. S. Ip
Vice President (Student Affairs)
City University of Hong Kong
 
22 January 2015
Using iThenticate for Ensuring Originality of Proposals and Papers Dr Billy Wong
University Research Centre
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
19 January 2015
Preparing Proposals for Public Policy Research Funding Scheme
(Powerpoint 1)
(Powerpoint 2)
Professor K C Ho
School of Science & Technology
The Open University of Hong Kong

Dr K W Cheung
School of Education & Languages
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
17 September 2014
Preparing Research Grant Proposals Professor K C Ho
School of Science & Technology
The Open University of Hong Kong

Professor Paul Kwok
School of Science & Technology
The Open University of Hong Kong

Dr KC Li
Dr Billy Wong
University Research Centre
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
3 September 2014
MOOCs and Higher Education
(Powerpoint)
Dr KC Li
Dr Billy Wong
University Research Centre
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
26 August 2014
Proper Referencing for Research Proposals and Publications
(Powerpoint)
Dr KC Li
Dr Billy Wong
University Research Centre
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
19 June 2014
Seminar on Factors Influencing Self-Regulation in E-learning 2.0: A Confirmatory Factor Model
(Powerpoint)
Dr Zhao Hong
Beijing Normal University
 
18 March 2014
Seminar on The Design and Application of an Online Learning Behaviour Model for Tianjin Open University Mr Ma Chaodong
Tianjin Open University
6 August 2013
Researching China: Some Personal Experience and Field Notes Dr Cheung Kwok Wah
School of Education and Languages
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
14 June 2013
Data Management and Analysis for Quantitative Research by Software Dr Linda Lee
Mr Simon Lam
Division of Nursing & Heath Studies
School of Science and Technology
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
7 June 2013
Research, Scholarship, and Scholarship of Research Professor K K Tam
School of Arts and Social Sciences
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
18 January 2013
How Best to Prepare an RGC Grant Proposal in Business Professor Chan Koon Hung
Department of Accountancy
Lingnan University
 
8 January 2013
Tools for Literature Review
(Citation Analysis and Journal Evaluation)
Ms Jane Tsang
Library
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
21 December 2012
Research Code of Conduct and Paper Writing Professor K C Ho
School of Science and Technology
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
28 November 2012
Preparing Research Proposals for Funding Professor K T Chau
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
The University of Hong Kong
 
9 November 2012
Symposium on E-learning and Open Educational Resources Professor C M Leung
President's Office
The Open University of Hong Kong

Mr Ishan Abeywardena
Wawasan Open University

Professor Gajaraj Dhanarajan
Wawasan Open University

Mr Kenneth Chen
Undersecretary for Education
University of Hong Kong

Dr Robert Fox
Centre for Information Technology in Education
The University of Hong Kong

Dr K S Yuen
Educational Technology and Publishing Unit
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
18 April 2012
Seminar on A Comparative Study of Factors Influencing Online Course Stickiness in Hong Kong and Beijing
 
Ms Sun Dan Maggie
Beijing Open University
1 March 2012
Talk on Research on Blended Learning
Pilot Courses
Dr Li Kam Cheong
Centre for Research in Distance and Adult Learning
The Open University of Hong Kong
 
28 October 2011
Talk on Open Education Resources:
What’s in it for Us?
Professor G Dhanarajan
Research and Innovation
Wawasan Open University
> 18 May 2011
Talk on Online Tools for Research Mr Timothy Pales
Qualtrics Labs
 
20 September 2010
Seminar on Cooperation between Hong Kong and Mainland China distance education institutions Ms Li Yi
Centre for Research in Psychological Health
Hohai University
 
27 April 2007
Seminar on Distance Learning Professor Lu Qi
Department of Law and Administration
Shanghai Radio and Television University
 
30 January 2007
A Tutoring-based Learner Support System in Open University: A Comparative Study between OUHK and KNOU Ms Choi Hyo Seon
Institute of Distance Education
Korea National Open University
 
28 July 2006
Seminar on Distance Education and Continuing Education Professor Qiu Ping
Colleges of Distance Education and Continuing Education
Beijing Language and Culture University
 
20 April 2006
 
 

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