Public and Community Engagement

Nelson Yip is a veteran of accessibility evaluation , having been mobility challenged from an early age. Each day, he travels across hong kong for his business meetings and experienced a wide range of private and public buildings. He is able to review and advise on both short term and structural changes.

Due to continuous development in civic society , extreme ageing challenges and corporate governance.An accessible environment will no longer be an afterthought , but an integral part of business and sustainable growth. In supporting underserved markets with latent unfulfilled needs.

Hong Kong Special Administrative Region

  • Trade and Industry Advisory Board (TIAB), HKSAR Government – Member
  • Council for Sustainable Development – Strategy Sub-committee – Co-opted Member
  • Appeal Board Panel (Town Planning)
  • Equal Opportunities Commission, HKSAR Government – Executive Committee Member
  • Curriculum Development Council Committee on Applied Learning – Member
  • Elite Sports Committee – Member
  • Social Welfare Department, Sub-committee on Promotion of Volunteering in Community Organizations, Central Office for Volunteer Service, Social Welfare Department, HKSAR Government – Member
  • Composition of Advisory Committee, OGCIO, HKSAR Government – Co-chairman Recognition Scheme (Scheme) of the Web Accessibility Campaign
  • ICT R&D Centre Technology Review Panel, ASTRI, HKSAR Government – Member
  • Vocational Training Council’s Training Boards and Committees, Committee on Vocational Training for People with Disabilities – Member
  • SME Mentorship Programme, Department of Trade and Industry, HKSAR Government – Mentor
  • Microfinance Scheme, Microfinance Unit, Hong Kong Mortgage Corporation Ltd – Mentor

Community

  • Unleash Foundation – Founding President
  • China Hong Kong Culture Exchange Association – Founding President
  • Dashun Policy Research Centre – Think Tank member

Education

  • The City University of Hong Kong – Honorary Fellow
  • Honoree of the CUHK Chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS)
  • External Advisor for the Centre for Social Media Marketing and Business Intelligence, the City University of Hong Kong
  • Lung Cheung Government Secondary School – Independent Director
  • Lok Sin Tong Primary School – Independent Director
  • Youth Business Hong Kong of HK Federation of Youth – Mentor
  • Baptist University of Hong Kong – AIESEC – External Advisor
  • The Chinese University of Hong Kong – CUMBA Elite Mentorship program – Mentor
  • The Chinese University of Hong Kong – Elite Mentorship program – Mentor
  • The Chinese University of Hong Kong – United College – Mentor
  • The Chinese University of Hong Kong – Honourable Lecturer
  • The Baptist University of Hong Kong – Honourable Lecturer
  • The City University of Hong Kong – Honourable Lecturer

Sports and Equestrian

  • Official Representative of Paralympics Equestrian Event, Beijing Olympics 2008
  • Beijing 2008 Olympics Torch Bearer (80th HKG)
  • SHA’s Commendation Scheme Award, HKSAR Government – Awardee

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