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CUHK Research Summit Series

The CUHK Research Summit Series supports the organisation of small-scale workshops catered to early career faculty members with a view to strengthening the international connection of faculty members, and the visibility and reputation of the University. An award of up to HK$250,000 is provided to selected applications. The Series has not only provided a platform for networking between senior and early career academics, but has also promoted the development of sustainable research partnerships among CUHK and different institutions worldwide. In addition, the Series has showcased CUHK’s research strengths and its leadership role in specific research fields internationally.

The CUHK Research Summit Series invites application annually. Interested faculty members may visit the webpage for details.

Upcoming Workshops

Workshop Organiser(s) Workshop Period
Workshop on Political Psychology in East Asia Prof. WONG Seanon Si Lon and Prof. Peter BEATTIE, Dept. of Government and Public Administration, Faculty of Social Science 13-15 June 2024
Advances in Knee Biomechanics in Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine Prof. ONG Tim Yun Michael, Dept. of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Faculty of Medicine To be confirmed
Global Matching of CO2 Sources and Storage Sites Prof. XU Yuan, Dept. of Geography and Resource Management, Faculty of Social Science To be confirmed
Religious Studies in East and Southeast Asia: A Global Perspective Prof. TAM Wai Lun, Dept. of Cultural and Religious Studies, Faculty of Arts To be confirmed
International Symposium on Silk Road Linguistics Prof. TANG Sze Wing, T. T. Ng Chinese Language Research Centre, Institute of Chinese Studies 30-31 May 2024

Past Workshops

Workshop Organiser(s) Workshop Period
Digital Methods & Social Development Prof. Jack QIU, School of Journalism & Communication, Faculty of Social Science 21-27 Aug 2016
Research Summit on Impacts of Grain Legume Research & Development in Developing Countries Prof. LAM Hon-Ming & Prof. CHAN Ting-Fung, Centre for Soybean Research, SKL of Agrobiotechnology 8-16 Jun 2017
Optimisation in Scientific Computing Prof. Eric CHUNG, Dept of Mathematics, Faculty of Science 21-23 Jun 2017
2017 Workshop on Quantum Information Prof. YANG Sen, Dept of Physics, Faculty of Science 7-9 Jul 2017
Frontiers of Migration Research Prof. Eric FONG, Dept of Sociology, Faculty of Social Science 16-22 Jul 2017

Workshop Organiser(s) Workshop Period
Social Welfare Research Summit 2017-18 Prof. Steven Ngai, Dept. of Social Work, Faculty of Social Science 18-20 Dec 2017
Workshop on Geometric Analysis & General Relativity Prof. Martin Li, Dept. of Mathematics, Faculty of Science 12-16 Jan 2018
Environmental Humanities in Asia: Ecological Crisis & Cultural Responses Prof. WU Ka Ming, Dept. of Cultural & Religious Studies, Faculty of Arts 10-12 Apr 2018
Religious Lives of the Inter-Asian City Prof. HUANG Weishan, Dept. of Cultural & Religious Studies, Faculty of Arts 10-12 May 2018
Music between China & the West in the Age of Discovery Prof. Jeffrey LEVENBERG, Dept. of Music, Faculty of Arts 14-16 May 2018
Health Emergency & Disaster Risk Management Prof. Emily CHAN, The Jockey Club School of Public Health & Primary Care, Faculty of Medicine 9-10 Jul 2018

Workshop Organiser(s) Workshop Period
Shoulder Biomechanics Research Summit 2018 Prof. Patrick YUNG, Dept. of Orthopaedics & Traumatology 16-18 Nov 2018
Crossing Borders: Sinology in Translation Studies Prof. Lawrence WONG, Dept. of Translation 13-15 Jun 2019
International Society for the Study of Behavioural Development Regional Workshop Prof. Florrie NG, Dept. of Educational Psychology 25-28 Jun 2019

Workshop Organiser(s) Workshop Period
3D Electron Microscopy of Organelles and Macromolecules Prof. KANG Byung Ho, School of Life Sciences, Faculty of Science 20-21 Jan 2020

Workshop Organiser(s) Workshop Date
“Science Strengths the Art” – Dance Medicine 2021 Prof. LING Ka Kin Samuel, Dept. of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Faculty of Medicine 28 Aug 2021