Introduction to Occupational Health and Safety Management System ISO 45001:2018 (7 SEP 2018)

Organizers: Six Sigma Institute | HKQMA

Introduction:

ISO 45001:2018 specifies requirements for an occupational health and safety (OH&S) management system, and gives guidance for its use, to enable organizations to provide safe and healthy workplaces by preventing work-related injury and ill health, as well as by proactively improving its OH&S performance.

Topic:

Introduction to Occupational Health and Safety Management System ISO 45001:2018

Date:

7 Sep 2018 (Fri)

Time:

7:00pm – 8:30pm

Venue:

Six Sigma Institute, Unit 1627, 16/F, Star House, 3 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon

Fee:

Free of Charge

Presenter: Dr Frankie Lam

Dr. Frankie Lam has years of hands-on experience in managing quality, environmental and occupational health and safety improvement. He is the Chairman of Hong Kong Quality Management Association (HKQMA). With more than 30 years experience as a professional manager in civil and building engineering, he has solid experience in contracting in the Hong Kong construction industry. He is also experienced in teaching various programmes in vocational institutes, including Service Quality Training Program for HKQMA.

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Digital Revolution Series – Big Data Awareness (Module 2)

Digital Revolution Series – Big Data Awareness Transformation (Module 2)

Introduction

According to “Research on Big Data Adoption in HK Retail Sector” carried out by the Hong Kong Productivity Council in 2016, it is revealed that 50% of the SMEs and 26% of Large Enterprises never heard about Big Data. For those who heard about Big Data, both SMEs and Large Enterprises are mainly in learning stage, with 39% and 35% respectively. For SMEs: “Insufficient knowledge of Big Data” is the biggest concern to Big Data Adoption (166, 60%), following by “Cost concern” (152, 55%) and “Complexity in data analysis” (64, 23%). For Large Enterprise: “Cost concern” is the biggest concern to Big Data Adoption (62, 50%), following by “Insufficient knowledge of Big Data” (50, 40%) and “Privacy concern” (43, 34%). HKQMA conducts this 3-hour seminar to introduce the concept of Big Data. It is not a technical training workshop nor Essence of Chicken for Big Data applications for tomorrow. This seminar gives participants idea on what Big Data is, who in Hong Kong are now applying Big Data in their business, and the way forward if interested to implement Big Data. Focus will be made on knowledge discovery and DIKW model in Knowledge Management.

What is the target?

  • Understand concept of Big Data
  • Understand DIKW model
  • Learn how local organization use Big Data to improve business performance and develop creative products/services

Who should attend?

  • Anyone interested in knowing the basic concept of Big Data and learning how companies using Big Data to their competitive advantages

Content

1. What is Big Data, and how big is big?

2.Functions of Big Data

3.DIKW Model, from knowledge sharing to knowledge discovery

4.Learning Big Data Applications from examples in Hong Kong

5.Challenges for Big Data Implementations

Certification

Certificate of attendance will be jointly issued by HKQMA and SSI

Speaker

HKQMA Directors and Dr. Victor Leung (Seminar Leader)

(Dr. Leung has been working in railway organizations in Hong Kong over 35 years. He is the Vice-Chairman of the Hong Kong Knowledge Management Development Centre and Fellow of HKQMA. He is Adjunct Lecturer of HKU SPACE and has been teaching in the University of Hong Kong, HKU SPACE, MTR Academy and other institutions for years)

Fee

  • HK$600(10% off for early bird booking before 29 May 2018 and a further 10% to members of HKQMA/SSI and supporting organizations)

Course Code: HKQMA-18JUN14E

Date: 14 Jun 2018 (Thu)

Time: 7:00pm to 10:00pm

Language: Cantonese (supplemented with English)

Venue: Unit 1627, 16/F, Star House, No. 3 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon

CPD Credit: 3 credits

Add Value:

Free ticket for Digital Transformation Forum will be offered to seminar participants.

Date: 29 June 2018 (Friday 2:30pm – 5:45pm)

Venue: Lounge Area, 20/F, Towngas, 363 Java Road, North Point (MTR station: Quarry Bay Exit C)

 

Digital Revolution Series – Digital Transformation (Module 1)

Digital Revolution Series – Digital Transformation (Module 1)

Introduction

On 29 December 2017, SCMP published an article “Why companies shouldn’t rush their digital transformation”. While Microsoft released a survey report in 2017 that “66% of business leaders in Hong Kong believe they need to be a digital business to succeed yet only 22% have a full digital transformation strategy.” Why?

This 3-hour seminar introduces participants a basic understanding of digital transformation for organizations in order to cope with and cater for the coming Industry 4.0 and China 2025 as well as the ever-changing customer expectations in the digital economy. This seminar will briefly highlight the basic concepts, examples and toolset to becoming a Digital Organization. Examples will be used as reference such as: New World Development Co. Ltd (The Golden Globe Tigers Award 2017), MTR Corporation Ltd (Digital Transformer of the Year -IDC Digital Transformation Awards 2017) and GE Aviation.

What is the target?

  • Understanding briefly the Digital Transformation and its importance
  • Learning one of the models/frameworks for developing digital transformation
  • The people elements of an organization in transforming the organization/team

Who should attend?

  • Anyone interested in learning the basic concept of Digital Transformation and companies working on digital transformation

Content

1. Define Digital Transformation

2. Importance of Technological Trends

3. Framework to become digitalization

4. People (Knowledge Workers) in change management

5. Knowledge Management being the crux and a pillar in Digital Transformation

Certification

Certificate of attendance will be jointly issued by HKQMA and SSI

Speaker

HKQMA Directors and Dr. Victor Leung (Seminar Leader)

(Dr. Leung has been working in railway organizations in Hong Kong over 35 years. He is the Vice-Chairman of the Hong Kong Knowledge Management Development Centre and Fellow of HKQMA. He is Adjunct Lecturer of HKU SPACE and has been teaching in the University of Hong Kong, HKU SPACE, MTR Academy and other institutions for years)

Fee

  • HK$600(10% off for early bird booking before 11 May 2018 and a further 10% to members of HKQMA/SSI and supporting organizations)

Course Code: HKQMA-18MAY31E

Date: 31 May 2018 (Thu)

Time: 7:00pm to 10:00pm

Language: Cantonese (supplemented with English)

Venue: Unit 1627, 16/F, Star House, No. 3 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon

CPD Credit: 3 credits

Add Value:

Free ticket for Digital Transformation Forum will be offered to seminar participants.

Date: 29 June 2018 (Friday 2:30pm – 5:45pm)

Venue: Lounge Area, 20/F, Towngas, 363 Java Road, North Point (MTR station: Quarry Bay Exit C)

 

[Minitab Seminar] What’s New in Minitab 18 and Overview of Companion

Dear all Six Sigma Master Black Belt/ Black Belt students,

We are pleased to inform you that Minitab has organized a seminar “What’s New in Minitab 18 and Overview of Companion” with details shown below:

As one of our valued students of our Six Sigma Master Black Belt/ Black Belt programmes, priority is offered to you for application to the seminar. If you are interested to join, please forward this email to [email protected] and leave your name & phone number to her. She will reconfirm you by email or phone.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Ms. Iza Ng (Tel: 35200520). Thank you.

We look forward to hearing from you soon. Your continuous support to our CPD events and programmes is appreciated.

Thanks.

Best regards,
Six Sigma Institute

Weekend Seminar – Quality Improvement (IQI) & Towngas’ Strategy to Build an Innovation Culture (5 Aug 2017)

Dear All Registered Professionals / Students / Friends:
Hong Kong Quality Management Association, a partner of SSI, will lauch a new weekend seminar, “Innovative Quality Improvement (IQI) & Towngas’ Strategy to Build an Innovation Culture” on 5 August 2017 (Saturday). Please read the leaflet for more information.
Seminar Topic

Innovative Quality Improvement (IQI) & Towngas’ Strategy to Build an Innovation Culture

Part I: Innovative Quality Improvement (IQI) (問知創行)
Speaker: Ir. Dr. Victor Lo (Institute of Systematic Innovation Founding Director & Chairman)
During Time: 10:00am-11:00am
(45 min speech + 15 min Q&A)
Part II: Towngas’ Strategy to Build an Innovation Culture
Speaker: Ms. Senna Cheung (Chairperson – Continuing Transformation Office, Towngas)
During Time: 11:00am-12:00pm
(45 min speech + 15 min Q&A)
Language: Cantonese with materials in English
Venue: Auditorium MTR headquarters building, Telford Plaza, Kowloon Bay
Fees: Free of Charge for SSI Registered Professionals and students and HKQMA members (on first-come, first-served basis)
Deadline for Enrollment: Please enroll online by 31st July 2017