CSE Alumni Family Homecoming Day

Sunday November 22, 2015

Co-organized by the Department of CSE and the CSE Alumni Association


2015-11-23 Update: Some photos of the day.

2015-11-20 Update: Note to CSE Alumni who did not register for the event: you are welcome to walk in; we will try to accommodate you as space and resources allow.

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Introduction

With the 25th anniversary of HKUST, the Department of Computer and Engineering (CSE) launches the Alumni Affairs Committee with the goal to build close ties between alumni and the department. With the collaboration from the CSE Alumni Association, the CSE Alumni Family Homecoming Day 2015 will be held on 22-Nov 2015 (Sun) for alumni, faculty, students and staff to mingle. Our department head, Prof. Qiang YANG will update alumni the latest development of HKUST and CSE. Family members of alumni are also encouraged to join "Hour of Code" sessions and afternoon tea party together.

Program

Date: 22 November 2015 (Sunday)
Time: 2:00pm-7:30pm
Venue: HKUST Campus (S. H. Ho Sports Hall; CSE Labs; and Senior Staff Quarters BBQ Site LG7 Milano Fresh)
Fee: Free of Charge

Rundown:

Time Event
2:00-2:30pm Address by CSE Department Head
(Venue: S. H. Ho Sports Hall)
2:30-3:30pm Hour of Code Sessions
(Venue: CSE Labs)
Sports Activities (Badminton Games)
(Venue: S. H. Ho Sports Hall)
3:30-4:00pm Break
4:00-7:30pm BBQ Event
Tea Party
(Venue: LG7 Milano Fresh, by the LG7 Lawn)

Hour of Code Sessions

2015-11-17 Update: We merge the two Scratch sessions "Junior Scratch" and "Advanced Scratch" into one Scratch session "Scratch Programming".

We will have two parallel sessions of hour of code in CSE Lab 1 and Lab 4 respectively. It will be conducted in English supplemented with Cantonese.

We will require children to be accompanied by their parents in the sessions.

Sports Activities (Badminton Games)

Participants must:

BBQ Event Tea Party

2015-11-18 Update: Due to capacity constraint, the BBQ event is changed to an afternoon tea party at LG7 Milano Fresh.

Registration

Please register for the event online by 19 November 2015 (Thursday), 5pm (deadline extended). Space is limited. Priority is given to our CSE Alumni Families.

Contact

For inquiries, please contact Yanice WONG at yanice@cse.ust.hk or alumni@cse.ust.hk.

Photos

Some photos of the day. (Photos courtesy of YAU Lam Yiu)