Who We Are

CoolThink@JC is created and funded by The Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust, and co-created by The Education University of Hong Kong, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and City University of Hong Kong.

STEERING COMMITTEE

CoolThink@JC’s Steering Committee oversees and directs the initiative to ensure it delivers its target benefits.

Dr. Marjorie YANG
Chairperson

Chairperson, Esquel Group

Mr. Leong CHEUNG
Member

Executive Director, Charities and Community, The Hong Kong Jockey Club

Mrs. Marion LAI
Member

Permanent Secretary, Education Bureau, The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region

Professor Siu Cheung KONG
Member

Professor of the Department of Mathematics and Information Technology, and Director of Centre for Learning, Teaching and Technology, The Education University of Hong Kong

prof-matthew-lee

Professor Matthew LEE
Member

Vice President (Development and External Relations), City University of Hong Kong

Mr. Siu Tong LEUNG
Member

Honorary Chairman, Hong Kong Aided Primary School Heads Association

Mr. Horace CHOW
Member

General Manager, Microsoft Hong Kong Limited

Ir. Professor Daniel LAI
Member

Programme Director

Ms. Winnie YING
Member

Executive Manager (Charities), The Hong Kong Jockey Club

Mr. Bruce AU
Secretary

Project Manager (Charities), The Hong Kong Jockey Club

EXPERT GROUP

Members of Expert Group

The Education University of Hong Kong

  • Professor Siu Cheung KONG
  • Mr. Tsz Wing CHU
  • Mr. Edwin CHING
  • Mr. Andy LI
  • Ms. Po Lam WONG

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology

  • Professor Harold ABELSON
  • Mr. Josh SHELDON

City University of Hong Kong

  • Professor Robert LI
  • Dr Ray CHEUNG

SRI International

  • Ms. Linda SHEAR
  • Dr. Eric SNOW

Education Bureau

  • Mr. Wing Cheung CHENG
  • Ms. May CHAN

The Hong Kong Jockey Club

  • Ms. Ada CHU
  • Professor Daniel LAI
  • Mr. Bruce AU

HKACE

  • Mr. Hoi Hung MA

AiTLE

  • Mr. Albert WONG

CoolThink’s Expert Group executes the initiative through six subcommittees:

Course Design and Development, and Teacher Development Subcommittee (led by EdU)

Leaders
  • Prof. Siu Cheung Kong (EdUHK)
  • Mr. Andy Li (EdUHK)
  • Dr. Li Ping (EdUHK)
  • Mr. Edwin Ching (EdUHK)
  • Dr. Daner Sun (EdUHK)
Members
  • Mr. Josh Sheldon (MIT)
  • Miss Natalie Lao (MIT)
  • Dr. Mike Tissenbaum (MIT)
  • Mr. Cyrus Chan (EdUHK)
  • Mr. Andrew Lao (EdUHK)
  • Mr. Andrew Lee (EdUHK)

Competitions Subcommittee (led by HKJC)

Leaders
  • Prof. Daniel Lai (HKJC)
Members
  • Prof. Siu Cheung Kong (EdUHK)
  • Ms. Grace Lo (HKJC)
  • Mr. Albert Wong (AiTLE)
  • Mr. Oa Yang Hau Chung (HKACE)
  • Ms. Po Lam Wong(EdUHK)
  • Dr. Chee Wei Tan (CityU)
  • Mr. John Huen

In-school Co-teaching Support and Parent Education Subcommittee (led by CityU)

Leader
  • Prof. Robert Li (CityU)
Members
  • Dr. Ray Cheung (CityU)
  • Dr. Ron Kwok (CityU)
  • Dr. Chee Wei Tan (CityU)
  • Mr. Josh Sheldon (MIT)
  • Mr. Albert Wong (AiTLE)
  • Mr. Bruce Au (HKJC)
  • Ms. Grace Lo (HKJC)
Secretary
  • Ms. Tiffany Cheung (CityU)

Learning and Evaluation Research Subcommittee (led by SRI)

Leaders
  • Ms. Linda Shear (SRI)
  • Dr. Eric Snow (SRI)
Members
  • Prof. Siu Cheung Kong (EdUHK)

  • Dr. Lai Ming (EdUHK)

  • Mr. Josh Sheldon (MIT)

  • Dr. Mike Tissenbaum (MIT)

  • Dr. Ron Kwok (CityU)

  • Mr. Bruce Au (HKJC)

Conference and Seminar Subcommittee (led by EdU)

Leaders
  • Prof. Siu Cheung Kong (EdUHK)
  • Mr. Tsz Wing Chu (EdUHK)
Members
  • Mr. Albert Wong (AiTLE)
  • Ms. Marisol Diaz (MIT)
  • Prof. Robert Li (CityU)
  • Prof. Daniel Lai (HKJC)
  • Miss Wendy Tsui (HKJC)
  • Ms. Po Lam Wong (EdUHK)
  • Ms Carrie Cheng (EdUHK)

Web Portal Subcommittee

Chairperson
  • Ms. Winnie Ying (HKJC)
Members
  • Prof. Daniel Lai (HKJC)
  • Mr. Bruce Au (HKJC)
  • Prof. Siu Cheung Kong (EdUHK)
  • Mr. Andy Li (EdUHK)
  • Prof. Robert Li (CityU)
  • Dr. Ray Cheung (CityU)
  • Mr. Albert Wong (AiTLE)
  • Mr. Edwin Ching (EdUHK)
  • Mr. Jason Chiu (cherrypicks)
  • Mr. Sidney Chun (cherrypicks)
Secretary
  • Mr. Paul Yau (HKJC)

CENTRAL CO-ORDINATION TEAM (CCT) AT THE HONG KONG JOCKEY CLUB CHARITIES TRUST

Ir. Professor Daniel LAI
Programme Director
daniel.sc.lai@hkjc.org.hk

Mr. Bruce AU
Project Manager, Charities
bruce.tl.au@hkjc.org.hk

Ms. Grace LO
Project Manager, Charities
grace.ls.lo@hkjc.org.hk

Ms. Wendy TSUI
Project Manager, Charities
wendy.wy.tsui@hkjc.org.hk

Mr. Paul YAU
Technical Manager, Charities
paul.cn.yau@hkjc.org.hk

Ms. Janice LAM
Senior Project Officer, Charities
janice.cy.lam@hkjc.org.hk