Dr. Joseph Wong

"Joe is a designer, academic and educator with over 20 years of experience in design education. He was formerly the Vice Principal of Hong Kong Design Institute and Deputy Academic Director - Design Discipline of Vocational Training Council. Prior to this role, Joe was an Associate Professor in Architectural Design at the City University of Hong Kong.

An award-winning architect, Joe is a Fellow of the Hong Kong Institute of Architects and has served on a number of professional and government bodies, many of which are related to sustainable design and development. In 2018, Joe was invited by the prestigious Red Dot Award to join its juror panel, and was further named Red Dot Ambassador in 2019.

Joe received a Bachelor of Arts in Architecture from the University of California at Berkeley, a Master of Architecture from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a Doctor of Education from the University of Leicester. He has lectured in many international symposiums and conferences around the world, and his research on open building and spatial / visual field analysis has been published in top academic journals. "