QS Young Members to attend PAQS

Sponsorship Scheme - May 2013 - Xian, China - by HKIS QSD

Do you want to meet other young QS from Asia and attend an international QS conference?

HKIS QS Division would subsidize more young members to attend PAQS Congress in order to

- Increase the participation of young QS members in PAQS Congress

- Provide Young QSs with an international professional exchange opportunity

- Promote QS profession to Young Members via an International Professional Event

Who to sponsor

- 2 qualified members (MHKIS of QS Division) (upto age limit of 40) who are willing to join PAQS young programme and congress

Sponsorship Terms

- HKIS QSD will only sponsor 50% of the trip

(Reference cost of the trip is HK$10,000 to HK$15,000)

( On reimbursement basis, includes congress fee, two-way economy class air ticket, accommodation during the Congress (half twin hotel room; single room maybe arranged if there is only one male and female participant), including young programme)

- must attend the young programme and whole PAQS congress, including sitting in meetings

- must be willing to assist QSD to deliver souvenirs and be helpers during the Congress for QSD

- required to report to a mentor during the Congress

- required to present learning and findings via a CPD after Congress to HKIS members

- Flight and accommodation arranged via HKIS and HKIS has right to propose economical flight and accommodation

- Undertake to join HKIS QSD as co-opted members and join 2 subcommittees + join PAQS YQSG as committee members for 2 years to assist.


23 March 2013

Application Procedure

- submit CV and a 1 page A4 submission to HKIS office (cpd@hkis.org.hk) and explain why you want to attend PAQS Congress and what you can contribute to QSD and the profession; list out previous voluntary work and professional experiences

- attend face-to-face interview with a panel composed of QSD Council Members (if required)

* Applicants need to ensure they have valid travel documents for travelling to Xian and successful applicants agree to comply with the final decision of QSD Chairman in the visit and proper in manner as a HKIS representative in the Congress

Enquiry: Joseph Chong at josephhku@gmail.com

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PAQS Young Programme and PAQS Congress - Xian

Thursday, May 16th 2013 at 9pm to Tuesday, May 21st 2013 at 11pm


西安市, 陝西省


17th May 2013 (Friday)


One Day Tour to Terracotta Warrior, Shan Xi Museum & the Geese Tower

18th May 2013 (Saturday)

Presentations and Site Visit

19th May 2013 (Sunday)

PAQS Board Meeting

20-21 May 2013 (Monday - Tuesday)

学术研讨会 Presentations