The New Members Reception was held on 4 December 2020 in Hong Kong. We were delighted to have various guests and professional experts from the industry attending the ceremony. Together, we celebrated and witnessed the professional recognition of new members in Institution of Gas Engineers and Managers Far East District Section (IGEM FEDS).
The event began with a delightful welcome speech by Mr. Pak Kin CHEUNG, IGEM FEDS Chairman (Section 2020/2021). Mr. CHEUNG had introduced the FEDS development, recent activities and the membership status. Up to December 2020, IGEM FEDS has expanded with over 220 individual members and 56 Industrial Affiliate Members. Despite of the outbreak of COVID-19, IGEM FEDS will always continue to serve the members with flexible activity arrangement.
To celebrate the achievement and pass the torch in the gas industry, it was our great privilege to invite IGEM President, Mr. Duncan WONG to present the certificates to our new membership and welcome them to join IGEM big family. 15 new members including 4 Chartered Members and 11 Engineering Technician Membersreceived certificates from the President. The New Members Reception was an excellent occasion for new members to get familiar with IGEM and discover the benefits of joining IGEM FEDS. The Reception was followed by a technical webinar on “Glass in Gas Application in Hong Kong” to introduce the innovative approach to insert optical fiber cable into gas pipeline in Hong Kong. We were honoured to have Mr. Kam To LAI (General Manager – Distribution Operation, The Hong Kong and China Gas Company Limited) as the speaker.