Dr Yui Yip Joseph LAU

Awards

2021Best Paper Award, conferred by 14th International Conference of Asian Shipping and Logistics, Seoul, South Korea

2021CPCE Active Scholar Award 2021, College of Professional and Continuing Education, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

2021Commended Paper Award, conferred by 14th International Conference of Asian Shipping and Logistics, Seoul, South Korea

2021Expert Interview, The European Market Potential for Cruise Tourism, The Centre for the Promotion of Imports from Developing Countries, Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs

2021Speaker, Financial Planning for Seafarers, European Center for Social Responsibility

2020Best Research Paper Award, Technium: Romanian Journal of Applied Sciences and Technology

2020Keynote speaker, International Symposium on Business and Social Sciences, Seoul, South Korea, January

2020Member, Climate Change Education Research Network

2020Outstanding Research-Scholarly Performance, College of Professional and Continuing Education, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

2020 - NowNew Silk Road Academy, Leiden University

2019Best Paper Award, conferred by 2019 MAGScholar Conference in Business, Marketing & Tourism, Macau University of Science and Technology, Macau

2019Certificate of Excellence in Reviewing, awarded by Habitat International, recognizing my outstanding contribution in enhancing the quality of Habitat International

2019Excellence Paper Award, conferred by 159th International Society for Engineering Research and Development International Conference

2019Keynote speaker, Global Engineering & Applied Science Conference, Tokyo, Japan, August

2019Session Chair, Global Engineering & Applied Science Conference, Tokyo, Japan, August

2019 - NowFounding Member, The International Forum on Climate Change Adaptation Planning for Port, Transportation Infrastructure, and the Arctic (CCAPPTIA)

2019 - 2023Research Centre Director (Asia Region), European Centre for Social Responsibility

2019 - 2019Certificate of Excellence in Reviewing, awarded by Journal of Cleaner Production, recognizing my outstanding contribution in enhancing the quality of Journal of Cleaner Production

2018Certified Personality Dimensions® Facilitator (Level 1)

2018Dean’s Award for Outstanding Research-Scholarly Performance, College of Professional and Continuing Education, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

2018Editor Award, Data in Brief

2018Welcome speech, Hong Kong International Conference on Engineering and Applied Science (HKICEAS) and Hong Kong International Conference on Education, Psychology and Society, Hong Kong, December

2018 - 2019Certificate of Excellence in Reviewing, awarded by Transport Policy, recognizing my outstanding contribution in enhancing the quality of Transport Policy

2018 - 2019Certificate of Excellence in Reviewing, awarded by Transportation Research Part D, recognizing my outstanding contribution in enhancing the quality of Transportation Research Part D

2017An Experiential Introduction to the Business Environment and Culture of Canada, Asper School of Business, University of Manitoba

2017Best Paper Award, conferred by The 14th Asian Textile Conference

2017Chair, 2017 Doctor of Education Conference, University of Bristol

2017Co-Chair, BIT’s 8th World Gene Convention 2017

2017Member, Shipping and Trade Alliance for Research (STAR)

2017RTHK Radio 3 April 28 Backchat “Kai Tak Cruise Terminal”

2017Session Chair, World Transport Convention

2017Visiting Scholar, School of Urban and Regional Science, East China Normal University

2017 - 2019Certificate of Excellence in Reviewing, awarded by Journal of Transport Geography, recognizing my outstanding contribution in enhancing the quality of Journal of Transport Geography

2017 - 2019Scientific Committee Chairman, Maritime Education and Training, China Highway & Transportation Society

2017 - 2018Researcher, Constanta Maritime University

2016Inderscience Publishers selected Market potential for transport airships in service to Hong Kong as outstanding paper.

Link: https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2016-09/ip-ftf090716.php

2016Keynote speaker, 4th Asia-Pacific Conference on Business & Social Sciences, Hong Kong, December

2016Session Chair, The 5th International Conference on Social Sciences and Business, Tokyo, Japan, August

2016 - NowFounder, Innovative Entrepreneur in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

2016 - NowFounder, Maritime Project Award

2016 - 2018Associate, Transport Institute, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada

2015Best Paper Award, conferred by 2015 Macau Conference on Psychology, Education, and Learning (CPEL), Macau

2014Certificate of Appreciate in recognition of Outstanding Performance on research, conferred by Institute of Seatransport

2014Logistics Session Chairman, Proceedings of 7th International Forum of Shipping, Ports and Airports, Hong Kong, China, May

2014Welcome speech - the 3rd Hong Kong International Conference on Education, Psychology and Society, Hong Kong, December

2014 - NowChartered Member (CMILT), The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in Hong Kong (CILTHK), Hong Kong

2014 - 2015Founder, Institute of Transport Scholarship

20132 papers was identified by the scientific committees by international conference in transport and logistics as “outstanding” and was included in the special issues of respective conference. It was published in transport and logistics journal, e.g., Maritime Policy & Management, Universal Journal of Management

2013Researcher, China Communications & Transport Association (CCTA)

2011 - 2013Fellow Member (FSTLA), Hong Kong Sea Transport and Logistics Association (HKSTLA), Hong Kong

2010 - NowI have been invited to deliver speeches and seminars in the following institutions and professional bodies:

1. HKUSPACE, University of Hong Kong
2. Hong Kong Trade Development Council
3. Islamic Kasim Tuet Memorial College
4. Job Market
5. Lloyd’s List
6. Recruit
7. The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in Hong Kong (CILTHK)
8. The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
9. Tuen Mun Catholic Secondary School
10. Hong Kong Sea Transport and Logistics Association (HKSTLA)
11. CILT International Convention, Malta
12. Heung To Middle School (Tin Shui Wai)
13.Hong Kong Community College, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
14. School of Professional Education and Executive Development, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
15. Buddhist Wai Yan Memorial College
16. Chinese YMCA Secondary School
17. East China Normal University, Shanghai, China
18. HKFEW Wong Cho Bau Secondary School
19. SKH Hei Hau Secondary School
20. St. Bonaventure College and High School

2007YMC Student Scholarship, The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in Hong Kong (CILTHK)

2007 - 2008Certificate of Merit --- Dean’s List, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

2006 - 2007Certificate of Merit --- Outstanding Academic Performance, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

2005 - 2006Gao Yan Ming Scholarship

2005 - 2006Kalitta Air Scholarship

2004 - 2005Anonymous Scholarship, Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education

2002 - 2003Certificate of Merit for Outstanding Services and Leadership
Qualities, Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education


Professional services

2021Associate Member, CPCE Centre for Pedagogic Research, College of Professional and Continuing Education, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

2021Organizing Committee Member, 2nd CCAPPTIA Conference, Winnipeg, Canada

2021 - NowAssociate Member, Research Centre for Green Energy, Transport and Building, College of Professional and Continuing Education, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

2021 - 2023Industry Expert (Logistics Industry), Employees Retraining Board

2020 - NowAssociate Member, Research Center for Design, Materials and Manufacture, College of Professional and Continuing Education, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

2020 - NowOrganizing Committee Member, Smart Transport Summit, Romania

2020 - 2021Technical Programme Committee Member, IEEE International Conference on Technology Management, Operations and Decisions

2019 - NowCommittee Member, IEEE International Symposium on Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Hangzhou, China

2019 - NowSection Editor, Tourism Tribune, East China Normal University

2019 - 2023Member, Transport and Logistics Training Board, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and Vocational Training Council

2019 - 2021Chair, Young Member Committee, Institute of Seatransport

2018Committee Member, 2nd Annual Conference on Material Science & Engineering, Dubai, UAE

2018Local Host, Hong Kong International Conference on Engineering and Applied Science (HKICEAS) and Hong Kong International Conference on Education, Psychology and Society, Hong Kong, December

2018 - NowCommittee Member, 2018 Conference Hong Kong Doctor of Education, University of Bristol

2018 - 2022Member, Professional and Marketing Activities Committee, The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in Hong Kong (CILTHK)

2017Committee Member, Shipping Conference 2017, Hong Kong

2017Committee member, 3rd International Conference on Innovative Development of E-commerce and Logistics, Zhengzhou, China

2017 - 2020Technical Program Committee, IEEE Technology and Engineering Management Society (TEMS)

2016Judging Team, Wofoo Millennium Entrepreneurship Programme (MEP) XVI

2016Judging Team, 傑出公民學生獎勵計劃 – 和富學生公民大使獎

2016Mingpao newspaper article: 物流業走向電子化, 優化流程迎難而上

2016 - NowMember, the CPCE Health Network

2016 - 2017Committee Member, World Transport Convention, Maritime Education and Training

2016 - 2017Host Family Scheme for International Students, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

2015Committee Member, The 3rd Asia-Pacific Conference on Management and Business, Seoul, South Korea, June

2015Judging Team, Wofoo Millennium Entrepreneurship Programme (MEP) XV

2014International Liaison, The 3rd Hong Kong International Conference on Education, Psychology and Society, Hong Kong, December

2014 - NowCommittee Member, Higher Education Forum

2014 - NowOrganizing Committee, Wofoo Social Enterprises

2014 - 2016Membership Secretary, CILTHK

2013Researcher, China Communications & Transport Association (CCTA)

2013 - 2014Develop CILT Membership in China, The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) and China Communications & Transport Association (CCTA), 24 months

2013 - 2014Mentor, Wofoo Millennium Entrepreneurship Programme

2012 - 2013Committee Member, SEAL-Net, Hong Kong Logistics Management Staff Association

2010 - 2022Executive Committee Member (Education), Institute of Seatransport

2008 - 2010Executive Chair, Young Member Committee, The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in Hong Kong (CILTHK)

Consultancy

2020 - 2021A Visual Ethnography of COVID-19 Pandemic – Mapping Project, Department of Anthropology, University of Aberdeen

2020 - 2021Manpower Survey of the Transport & Logistics Industry, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and Vocational Training Council

2019 - 2020Survey of the needs and satisfaction level of the resident with eye impairment in aged blind home, Jockey Club Tuen Mun Home for the Aged Blind

2017 - 2018Gender Equality and Cultural Awareness in Maritime Education and Training, International Association of Maritime Universities and the Nippon Foundation

2014A Study on Consumers’ Purchase Motivations for Cookies made by Jenny Bakery

2014Policy Paper - Sustainable Development in China Cruise Terminal, Institute of Seatransport; Transport and Housing Bureau Government Secretariat (Transport Branch)

2014 - 2015Collaborative Development Programme – Financial Accounting, Federation for Self-financing Tertiary Education (FSTE)

2013貴州赤水的港口物流規劃,北京中交協物流研究院、赤水市政府

2013 - 2014Survey on Women in Logistics and Transport, The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT)

Editorial board membership

2021Guest Editor, International Conference on Sustainability in Software Engineering & Business Information Management: Innovation & Applications, Switzerland

2021Guest Editor, Journal of Marine Science and Engineering (SSCI)

2021 - 2021Guest Editor, Frontiers in Future Transportation

2020 - NowCo-Editor, The Maritime Economist

2018 - NowEditor, Data in Brief

2018 - NowEditor-in-Chief, Seaview, Institute of Seatransport

2017 - NowAdvisory Board, MethodsX

Journal-book reviewing

2021Reviewer, Forth International Workshop on Environment and Geoscience, Hangzhou, China

2021 - NowReviewer, Educational Sciences (ESSCI)

2021 - NowReviewer, Geo-spatial Information Science

2021 - NowReviewer, International Journal of Climate Change Strategies and Management (SSCI)

2021 - NowReviewer, Journal of International Logistics and Trade

2021 - NowReviewer, Maritime Transport Research

2021 - NowReviewer, Public Administration and Policy (ESSCI)

2021 - NowReviewer, Remote Sensing (SSCI)

2021 - NowReviewer, Sustainable Operations and Computers

2021 - NowReviewer, Urban Planning (ESSCI)

2021 - NowReviewer, World Electric Vehicle Journal

2021 - 2021Reviewer, Cases on Virtual Reality Modelling in Healthcare, IGI Global

2020Reviewer, Bridging Transportation Researchers, Transportation Research Board, USA

2020Reviewer, Heliyon

2020Reviewer, International Association of Maritime Economists Conference, Hong Kong, June

2020 - NowReviewer, Anatolia

2020 - NowReviewer, Applied Sciences (SSCI)

2020 - NowReviewer, Asia Europe Journal (SSCI)

2020 - NowReviewer, Asia Pacific Journal of Health Management

2020 - NowReviewer, Asia Pacific Journal of Marketing and Logistics (SSCI)

2020 - NowReviewer, International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction (SSCI)

2020 - NowReviewer, Journal of Marine Science and Engineering (SSCI)

2020 - NowReviewer, Journal of Transnational Management

2020 - NowReviewer, Scientia Iranica (SSCI)

2020 - NowReviewer, Technium: Romanian Journal of Applied Sciences and Technology

2020 - NowReviewer, Transportation Research Part E (SSCI)

2020 - 2021Reviewer, The Fifth International Conference on Economic and Business Management

2019Reviewer, The Fourth International Conference on Economic and Business Management

2019Reviewer, The Third International Conference on Social Science Public Health and Education, Xiamen, China

2019 - NowReviewer, Habitat International (SSCI)

2019 - NowReviewer, IEEE Access (SSCI)

2019 - NowReviewer, International Journal of Production Economics (SSCI)

2019 - NowReviewer, Journal of China Tourism Research

2019 - NowReviewer, Journal of Sustainable Development of Transport and Logistics

2019 - NowReviewer, The Asian Journal of Shipping and Logistics

2018Reviewer, IEEE Technology and Engineering Management Society (TEMS)

2018 - NowReviewer, International Conference on Physics, Mathematics and Statistics

2018 - NowReviewer, International Journal of Environmental Engineering

2018 - NowReviewer, International Journal of Shipping and Transport Logistics (SSCI)

2018 - NowReviewer, Journal of Cleaner Production (SSCI)

2018 - NowReviewer, Transport Policy (SSCI)

2018 - NowReviewer, Transportation Research Part D (SSCI)

2017 - NowReviewer, European Journal of International Management (SSCI)

2017 - NowReviewer, International Journal of e-Navigation and Maritime Economy

2017 - NowReviewer, Journal of Islamic Marketing

2017 - NowReviewer, Maritime Business Review

2016Reviewer, 6th IEEE International Conference on Logistics, Informatics and Service Science

2016Reviewer, International Association of Maritime Economists Conference, Hamburg, Germany, August

2016 - NowReviewer, Journal of Transport Geography (SSCI)

2016 - NowReviewer, Maritime Policy & Management (SSCI)

2015Reviewer, Management Studies

2015Reviewer, Proceedings of 8th International Forum of Shipping, Ports and Airports, Hong Kong, China, Nov

2015 - NowReviewer, Journal of Business and Economics

2015 - 2016Reviewer, Proceedings of 49th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, Grand Hyatt, Kauai

2014Reviewer, Proceedings of 7th International Forum of Shipping, Ports and Airports, Hong Kong, China, May

2014 - NowReviewer, Journal of Shipping and Ocean Engineering

2011Reviewer, YMC Scholarship 2011, Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in Hong Kong

2010Reviewer, Proceedings of 7th Asia Academy of Management Conference, Macau, China, December 2010

Research grants

2022 - 2025RGC Competitive Research Funding Scheme - Faculty Development Scheme (FDS), Project title: ‘Development of a Multi-agent Behaviour Model and Optimization of Charging Station Map for Implementation of Electric Taxis in Hong Kong – A Pilot Study’

2022 - 2023RGC Competitive Research Funding Scheme – Inter-Institutional Development Scheme (IIDS), Project title: ‘Extended Reality on Smart Transport and Logistics: Embracing Innovative Theories and Technologies for Enhancing Operational Resilience and Efficiency’

2021 - 2023CPCE Research Fund, Project title: ‘Psychological Distance and Climate Change Adaptation by using Experiment Sample Methodology’

2020 - 2025National Natural Science Foundation of China (國家自然科學基金), Project title: ‘Research on the Evolution and Equilibrium State of Port Supply and Demand on Maritime Silk Road in the 21st Century’

2020 - 2023CPCE Research Fund, Project title: ‘Examining the Interplay of Goal Orientation, Perceived Learning Difficulty, and Student Engagement in Project-based Learning’

2020 - 2023National Natural Science Foundation of China (國家自然科學基金), Project title: ‘Research on Spatial Organization of Global Shipping Service Industry from the Perspective of Supply Chain Geography’

2020 - 2022CPCE Pedagogical Innovation Fund on e-Learning, Project title: ‘English Pronunciation Training for Hong Kong Students of Higher Education: Using Online Video Clips

2020 - 2022CPCE Research Fund, Project title: ‘How to Solve Global Supply Chain Fault and Tourism Breakdown in Hong Kong?’

2020 - 2022CPCE Research Fund, Project title: ‘Pronunciation E-resources: The Effectiveness of Different Pedagogical Approaches on the Improvement of Local Post-Secondary Students’ English Intelligibility’

2020 - 2022CPCE Research Fund, Project title: ‘The Influence of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge on City’s Visitors Travel Planning and Patterns’

2020 - 2021Funding for Strategic Plan Initiatives to Enhance the Student Learning Experience through the Use of Interactive Pedagogies (The Hong Kong Polytechnic University), Project title: ‘Development of a Virtual Classroom with Intelligent Virtual Tutor’

2020 - 2021Specialized Subsidy Scheme for Macao Higher Education Institutions in the Area of Research in Humanities and Social Sciences, Project title: ‘Sustainable Development on Macau Hospitality and Gambling Tourism Industry’

2020 - 2021Specialized Subsidy Scheme for the Tourism Education and Training for the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, Project title: ‘Explore the Potential to Develop Medical Tourism in Macau: A Competitive Analysis among the Greater China Regions’

2020 - 2021Tourism Education and Training Base for the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, Project title: ‘Research on the Successful Factors and Barriers to Apply Online Teaching in the Greater Bay Area (GBA)’

2019 - 2020Shanghai Philosophy and Social Science Planning (上海市哲學社會科學規劃), Project title: ‘Research on Upgrading Shanghai Competitiveness: Global Shipping Factor Movement and Facilities Allocation’

2017 - 2021Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC), Project title: ‘Climate Change Adaptation Planning for Ports’

2017 - 2020Quality Enhancement Support Scheme (QESS), Project title: ‘Building a Sustainable Internship Attachment Scheme and Global Perspective on Career Development for Sub-degree Students

2017 - 2019CPCE Research Fund, Project title: ‘An Evolution of Education Institutions’

2016 - 2018CPCE Research Fund 'A Gravity Model for Selecting the Optimal Location for Production Base'

2016 - 2018CPCE Research Fund 'Interdisciplinary Research in Macau Ferry Development'

2015 - NowBUD Fund - The Dedicated Fund on Branding, Upgrading and Domestic Sales, Hong Kong Wine Merchants’ Chamber of Commerce

2015 - 2017CPCE Research Fund, Project title: ‘Analyzing the Professionalization of Hong Kong’s Sub-degree Logistics and Supply Chain Education’

2014 - 2017流動空間重塑下的東亞集裝箱港口航運網絡研究,國家自然科學基金

2012 - 2013SME Development Fund, Project title: ‘Low Carbon Logistics and Integrated Supply Chain Merging into Mainland China: Best Practice and Guideline for SMEs’