Sunday, April 14, 2013
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Dear Station Members,
Thank you for waiting for our another session of Tree Education after the Chinese New Year & other society affairs. Our Station (ISA HK/China now & China Arborist Association in future) is forever advancing & growing to develop the Arborist Profession, & works hard for the benefits of our Station Members. We do this by deeds rather than words.
As for now, we have once again prepared for another popular session at a cost only good enough for genuine education & not for profit-making. We expect a full house again very soon, probably within hours. Please therefore book early to avoid disappointment.
In Session 20, the details are as follows:
Title: Urban Tree ID
Language: Cantonese to be aided with English
Speakers: Dr. Angie Ng
Date: Friday, 26 April 2013
Venue: Room 1030, Scout Centre, Scout Lane, Austin Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon (http://www.scout.org.hk/chi/venue/sch/ , 2957 6388)
Time: 7 pm - 9 pm
Capacity: 70 persons only
Cost: HK$100 per person, payable by cash upon arrival into the Drop Box. Candidates will initial their presence in the Attendance Sheet provided.
Booking Method: Please reserve your seat by e-mail to email@example.com on a first come first served basis. A booking number will be returned upon successful entry. There will be no seat assignment. Anyone can sit anywhere available on a first come, first occupied basis. If all seats are occupied, the attendant will stand, just like all of the ISA HK/China Staff in the Seminar.
Penalty: Any person who has booked a seat but does not show up, will not be allowed to attend the next session. A sign-in sheet will be kept by ISA HK/China to monitor attendance.
CEU: CA/CTW/BCMA will be awarded 2 CEU for this Seminar. Please prepare your ISA Certification no. to initial on the CEU Sign-in Sheet provided at the seminar. No CEU will be given if the Certification no. is not written down clearly on the sign-in sheet.
Eligibility: Station Members only. (Anyone can join ISA HK/China by providing full name, age, organization, position, highest education, e-mail & mobile no. to firstname.lastname@example.org anytime. Station Membership is free & is never publicly disclosed to protect privacy. ISA HK/China has by now 2,200+ Station Members from all walks of life, & is continuously growing.)
Seminar Contents (provided by the Speaker):
Correct tree identification is important and fundamental to many tree management works. However, the occurrence of several hundreds of urban tree species in Hong Kong makes the entry to tree identification difficult. There is no short cut to it but you can do it in a more systematic way. In this seminar, the steps and skills of tree identification will be illustrated. The family or generic features of some common landscaping trees in Hong Kong will also be introduced.
About the Speakers (provided by the Speaker):
Dr. Angie Ng
BSc (Environmental Life Science)
PhD (Plant Ecology) - The University of Hong Kong
ISA Certified Arborist
ISA Tree Risk Assessor
The speaker has studied and worked on trees for more than a decade. The speaker initially specialized her research and interest in the growth characteristics of Hong Kong native plants but then extended her interest to urban trees. Plant identification has become both her job duty and hobby. In the past few years, the speaker had designed and delivered several tree identification courses to Government departments, private companies and other organizations. She is always happy to share her knowledge and experience in trees with those who are interested in understanding trees.
1. Please note recording of any kind is not allowed during the Seminar due to copyright. Offender will be asked to leave.
2. We reserve the right to change any details of this seminar in the event of unforeseen circumstances, as well as maintaining the classroom discipline of the seminar. All Station Members have agreed to these before attendance.
Please note that any information of ISA Tree Seminar(s) are not released publicly so as to encourage participation into our activity.
Looking forward to sharing our knowledge with you.
Founding President (Station Manager) of ISA HK/China (http://isahkchina.blogspot.com)
Registered Consulting Arborist no. RCA#497 (http://isahkchina.blogspot.com/2010/12/isa-hkchina-first-rca-in-asia.html)
Institute of Australian Consulting Arboriculturists Accredited Member no. ACM 0412011 (www.iaca.org.au)
ISA Board Certified Master Arborist / Certified Tree Worker no. HK-0174BT (http://isahkchina.blogspot.com/2011/03/isa-hkchina-first-bcma-in-asia.html)
Tree Risk Assessment Qualified (www.isa-arbor.com)
Independent Practicing Arborist no. IPA-010908 (http://isahkchina.blogspot.com/2010/04/isa-hkchina-hk-tree-news-14410-report.html)
Society of Certified Mediators and Negotiators Certified Mediator no. CM-0044 (http://isahkchina.blogspot.com/2012/01/isa-hkchina-mediation.html)
"Providing treatment without in-depth diagnosis & research support is professional misconduct. "
"Casual tree assessor delivers wanton tree assessment. Mother Nature makes the rules."
国内朋友请查閱 "百度博客 --- 国际树木学会" (http://hi.baidu.com/%B9%FA%BC%CA%CA%F7%C4%BE%D1%A7%BB%E1/blog ) 以取得其他文章。本分会的发表文章都已放弃版权, 任何人都可以自由转载作为教育目的, 但不能作为商业目的盈利。 任何人仕都可以申请免費加入本分会, 本分会员名单从不公开, 有意者请将真实姓名、年龄、单位、职衔、最高学历、电邮和手机号传真到 +852-2679-5338 便可. 如有查询, 请电邮至 email@example.com 。本分会的一切发表内容, 谨供参考。
渡过了愉快的农历年假期和处理了开年后的等繁重会务, 本分会的第 20 次 "树木讲座" 又来了。 以如此低廉的费用去参加如此高品质的知识传播，众所周知绝对不会是營商行为。 目前的本分会和未來的 "中华樹艺师学会" 已代表了树艺行业的发展, 从來为其发热发声，绝对不遗余力！
讲者： Angie Ng 博士
日期： 2013年 4月 26日 星期五
地点： 九龙尖沙咀柯士甸道童军径童军中心 10/F 的 1030室 (http://www.scout.org.hk/chi/venue/sch/ , 2957 6388)
时间 : 7 pm - 9 pm
人数 : 上限 70 人
费用 : 每人 HK$100 现金 , 在抵步时投入钱袋，参加者必须签到.
留位方法： 请发电邮至 firstname.lastname@example.org 留位, 本分会将回复留位号码，先到先得，额满即止。 会场座位并无编号，所有人自由入座。 满座后, 迟到人员将会和本分会工作人员一样, 全部站立听讲。
缺席罚则 : 任何人在发给留位号码后而不到场签到者，将被罚不能参加下次讲座，以示公允。 本分会将会保留签到表以作下回检查。
CEU: 是次讲座，CA/CTW/BCMA 将会得到 2 个 CEU。 签 CEU 者必须清楚填上自我牌照号码在 CEU 签到表上面，否则无效。
参加资格 : 只限本分会和 TCHK 会员。 (任何人仕可提供 真实姓名、年龄、工作机构、职位、最高学历、电邮和手机号到 email@example.com , 即可加入本分会。 加入本分会目前年费全免，所有会籍从不对外公开。 本分会目前会员人数已超过 2,200 名，分布在全球各地，亦按月增长。
1. 由于版权关系, 讲座现场严禁摄录，违者将会被著令离开！
2. 如遇见人力不可抗拒的情况发生, 本分会有权更改是次讲座的任何安排, 及无须作出解释。
另, 未來的 "中华树艺师学会" 将会成立使用中国语言报考的各類樹艺师和攀树师牌照, 以供两岸四地使用。 目前课程和考试资料均在准备当中, 详情将会在本分会改名之后公布, 敬请各届留意 !
国际树木学会 中华地区分会 会长 暨 创办人
美洲顾问树艺师学会 顾问树艺师号 RCA#497 (http://isahkchina.blogspot.com/2010/12/isa-hkchina-rac-in-asia.html)
澳洲顾问树艺师学会 顾问树艺师号 ACM 0412011 (www.iaca.org.au)
资深树艺师/注册攀树师号 HK-0174BT (http://isahkchina.blogspot.com/2011/03/isa-hkchina-frist-bcma-in-asia.html)
执业树艺师号 IPA-010908 (http://isahkchina.blogspot.com/2010/04/isa-hkchina-tree-news-1441-report.html)
专业调解及谈判学会 注册调解员号 CM-0044 (http://isahkchina.blogspot.com/2012/01/isa-hkchina-mediation.html)
“如果树木在设计和种植时犯错，其护养必然昂贵，而最终也会变成 "不定时炸弹" 。 ”
“速成出来的树木评估员, 只能作出低质量的猜測。 大自然会决定成败。 ”