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24nov2018

THEi Info Day 2018 @ THEi (Tsing Yi) Expert Seminars & Lifehack Workshops

Info day

  • Date24 Nov 2018 (Sat)
  • Time11:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • VenueTHEi (Tsing Yi): 20A Tsing Yi Road, Tsing Yi Island, New Territories

Expert Seminars & Lifehack Workshops

The seminars and workshops will be conducted in Cantonese and supplemented with English.

 

Sessions Workshops Description Class Size
12pm - 1pm DIY Rainbow Noodles (Food Science and Safety)

 

By using noodle machine to prepare colorful noodles with natural food pigments extracted from different plant sources (e.g. tomatoes, carrots, purple sweet potatoes, corns, green vegetables)

 

40
Water Seepage Problem in Hong Kong and Detection Methods (Environmental Engineering and Management)

 

Defective pipes and deteriorated walls and floor slabs in buildings may cause water seepage, which becomes a nuisance and a social issue. The workshop introduces the causes of water leakage and different seepage situations. Common and advanced techniques for detection of water seepage and identification of potential source of leakage will be presented.

 

20
1pm- 2pm Know about your body (Health Care)

 

The workshop allows participants to measure major health indices such as blood pressure, body weight and Body Mass Index (BMI). It also explains sugar intake of popular beverages we consume daily. 

 

40
Food Safety Decoding : Tomorrow Food Trends (Food Science and Safety)
 
The food we eat gives our bodies the required nutrients in order to keep its function properly. If we do not get the right food, our metabolic processes suffer and our health declines. Right choices of food is the maintenance of health and the prevention or cure of disease. What are the changes of food trends and lifestyles movement in future ? Welcome to explore more for the future food  !
 
50
Water Seepage Problem in Hong Kong and Detection Methods (Environmental Engineering and Management) Defective pipes and deteriorated walls and floor slabs in buildings may cause water seepage, which becomes a nuisance and a social issue. The workshop introduces the causes of water leakage and different seepage situations. Common and advanced techniques for detection of water seepage and identification of potential source of leakage will be presented. 20
2pm - 3pm Candy making (Food Science and Safety)

 

By heating sugar syrup at different temperatures to understand how the candies are made and understand the science behind sugar. The texture and appearance of candies can be modified by controlling the heating process of sugar syrup.

 

40
Making soap from coffee waste (Testing and Certification)

 

Food waste is a big issue in a lot of developed cities. This workshop will use coffee waste to make useful products such as soap and candle with coffee fragrance.

 

40
A Taste of Building Information Modelling (BIM) Basic Modelling Workshop (Civil Engineering)

 

To introduce basic 3D drafting technique adopted by AEC industry.

 

25
3pm - 4pm VR Experience (Information and Communications Technology & Multimedia Technology and Innovation)

 

Immersive VR experience in a video game developed by THEi MTI students.

 

20
A Taste of Building Information Modelling (BIM) Basic Modelling Workshop (Civil Engineering)

 

To introduce basic 3D drafting technique adopted by AEC industry.

 

25
Recycle food waste into fertilizer (Environmental Engineering and Management)

 

A large quantity of food waste is generated from food industry, restaurants and household everyday, causing environmental problem and reducing the useable life of the landfill sites. The workshop introduces how food waste can be converted to fertilizer, which can be consumed by plants. The participants will have hands-on experience in handling food waste and using a composting machine for generating fertilizer.

 

20
4pm - 5pm VR Experience (Information and Communications Technology & Multimedia Technology and Innovation)

 

Immersive VR experience in a video game developed by THEi MTI students.

 

20
DIY Clear Lotion From Chinese Medicines (Chinese Medicinal Pharmacy)^

 

DIY Clear Lotion From Chinese medicines by using a secret formula from Qing dynasty.

 

40
Recycle food waste into fertilizer (Environmental Engineering and Management)

 

A large quantity of food waste is generated from food industry, restaurants and household everyday, causing environmental problem and reducing the useable life of the landfill sites. The workshop introduces how food waste can be converted to fertilizer, which can be consumed by plants. The participants will have hands-on experience in handling food waste and using a composting machine for generating fertilizer.

 

20

 

^This new degree programme for Academic Year 2019/20 is under accreditation.

*THEi reserves the right to change the event details. 

 

2018 Info Day Programme