Dr Simon WONG

Awards

2020Certified Financial Technologist, Institute of Financial Technologists of Asia

2019Best Paper Award for Wong, S., Chan, G. and Chan, T. (August 2019). An investigation of the students’ perceived usefulness of adopting Arduino for science, technology, engineering and mathematics learning in maker education, Research World International Conference 2019, Kyoto, Japan.

2018Best Paper Award for Wong, A., Wong, S., Woo, E. and Wong, J. (June 2018), "Student Perceptions on the use of Student Response System in Higher Education in Hong Kong", Proceedings of the 5th Teaching & Education Conference, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

Consultancy

2019 - 2019Reviewer for 2019 International Conference on Education and Learning

2015 - 2018Committee Member of International Conference on Internet Studies

2015 - 2017Deputy Director for the “Design of Yung Shue Wan Historical Site and Cultural Conservation Exhibition Centre” Project

2015 - 2017External Consultant for the Liberal Studies Certificate Programme at Hong Kong Shue Yan University

2015 - 2016External Consultant for the Steering Committee of Gifted Education of International New Standard Education and Family Learning Association

2014 - NowAdvisory team member of Hong Kong Academic and Arts Association (HKAAAA)

2014 - 2014Providing consultancy on the proposals and solutions submitted by the participants in the Hong Kong Business Software Development Competition (HKBSDC) organized by the ITAccountants Association (ITAA) in March to May 2014

Journal-book reviewing

2015 - NowReviewer for Journal of Computer Assisted Learning

2015 - 2016Reviewer for International Journal of Cyber Society and Education

Research grants

2020 - NowCollege of Professional and Continuing Education's Pedagogical Innovation Fund of HK$34,920 for the project "Making Friends with Organic Compounds through Interactions with “Clickable” Structural Images: A Technology-Supported Pedagogy of Learning Organic Structures in General Education/Discipline Specific Chemistry Subjects". I am the co-investigator for this project.

2020 - NowCollege of Professional and Continuing Education's Pedagogical Innovation Fund of HK$36,000 for the project "Pilot Study on Using Blockchain Technology for Learning Computer Programming". I am the co-investigator for this project.

2020 - NowCollege of Professional and Continuing Education's Pedagogical Innovation Fund of HK$39,349 for the project "Interactive Teaching and Learning for Algorithms and Data Structures". I am the co-investigator for this project.

2020 - NowCollege of Professional and Continuing Education's Pedagogical Innovation Fund of HK$39,780 for the project "English Pronunciation Training for Hong Kong students of Higher Education: Using Online Video Clips". I am the co-investigator for this project.

2020 - NowResearch Grants Council's Funding of HK$989,798 for the Faculty Development Scheme under the Competitive Research Funding Schemes for the Local Self-financing Degree Sector 2020-2021. The funded project is "A Machine Learning Model for Recommendation System for Generic Competency Development in Higher Education" (Reference: UGC/FDS24/E09/20). I am the co-investigator for this project.

2019 - NowCollege of Professional and Continuing Education's research funding of HK$36,000 for the project "Effect of resveratrol against vascular calcification via modulation of bone-related proteins" (Reference: CC-CSTH-2018-145(E)). I am the co-investigator for this project.

2019 - 2019College of Professional and Continuing Education's research funding of HK$20,885 for the project "Exploring Students' Learning Performance from Multimedia Learning on Computer Programming" (Reference: CC-CSTH-2018-143(J)). I was the principal investigator for this project.

2018 - 2019Quality Education Fund of HK$492,600 for the project titled with "Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Maker Project" (Project Number: 2017/0200)

2016 - 2018Research Grants Council's funding of HK$525,101 for the Faculty Development Scheme under the Competitive Research Funding Schemes for the Local Self-financing Degree Sector 2016-2017. The funded project is titled with "Design & Implementation of an Induction Program to Encourage Teachers to Adopt Mobile Phone-Based Student Response Systems" (Reference: UGC/FDS24/E01/16). I was the co-investigator for this project.

2015 - 2017College of Professional and Continuing Education's research funding of HK$32,000 for the project "Design and Development of a Neck Posture Measurement App" (Reference: CC-CSTH-2015-87(E)). I was the principal investigator for this project.