World Telecommunication and
Information Society Day – Hong Kong 2010


Theme 2010: Better city, better life with ICTs

The Communications Association of Hong Kong (CAHK) will launch a series of programs to celebrate the 4th anniversary of WTISD-HK in 2010. The working partner this year is Pui Ching Academy (PCA). PCA have been providing IT education and training to students and teachers in Hong Kong for more than ten years and will facilitate to coordinate with the schools in promoting those meaningful activities for our event.

The World Telecommunication and Information Society Day (previously known as World Telecommunication Day), which was held for the first time in 1969, each year on 17 May to commemorate the founding of the ITU in 1865. Each year, different countries or cities carry out various activities to celebrate this Day.

From 2007-2009, with support from the Office of the Telecommunication Authority (OFTA), Communications Association of Hong Kong (CAHK) had continued to celebrate WTISD-HK for promoting key messages of WTISD to the youth community in Hong Kong with an aim to enlighten their awareness of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) development in Hong Kong. Over thousand students were participated in the programs every year. In 2010, in order to cope with the theme Better city, better life with ICTs and based on the advancement of the technology and the need to develop different software for the mobile industry, the program will be carried forward with a new initiative which aims to provide necessary training and arouse creating ideas for mobile applications.

The series of activities for 2010 will include Creating Mobile Applications for Smart Phones Competition, Geo-caching Hunting Competition, ICT Quiz Competition, The Best Overall Performance Award and Communications Tours. All activities and prize presentation to winners will be scheduled on the ceremony launch day 8 May, 2010.


 
Program
Schedule
Targets
i. Creating Mobile Applications for Smart Phones
March - April 2010
Tertiary &
F.4-6 students
ii. Geo-caching Hunting Competition

2010 CAHK Trophy – ICT Quiz Competition

The Best Overall Performance Award
8 May 2010
Tertiary &
F.4-6 students
iii. Launch Ceremony
8 May 2010
Media &
the public
iv. Communications Tour
8 May 2010
Tertiary &
F.4-6 students


二零一零香港世界電訊及資訊社會日

2010主題:善用資訊及通訊科技、優化生活及城市

香港通訊業聯會(CAHK)將會在2010年舉辦一系列的活動慶祝第四年的香港世界通訊及資訊社會日。今年,我們邀請了培正專業書院(PCA)作為我們的合作伙伴。培正專業書院在香港向各教師及青少年提供資訊科技服務和訓練,超過十年的經驗。今年她會和各中學及大專協調, 宣揚這些有意義的活動。

「香港世界電訊及資訊社會日」(前身為「世界電訊日」)是為紀念國際電信聯盟(ITU)在1865年5月17 日成立而設的日子。從1969開始,每年這天,不同的國家/城市都會舉辦不同的活動以慶祝。

2007-2009年間,在電訊管理局全力支持下,香港通訊業聯會(CAHK)繼續把大會主題,宣揚給中學及大專學生,讓他們體會ICT 的力量及認識這行業更多。每年有超過一千位學生參與活動。在2010年,本會配合大會主題 "善用資訊及通訊科技、優化生活及城市" 和建基於先進的科技和流動電話業需要研發不同的軟件,今年的活動將會有新的開始,目標是向學生提供培訓和喚醒流動電話應用的創新意念。

本年度的項目包括 [創意智能手機軟件製作大賽]﹑[ 無線定位尋寶比賽 ]﹑[2010香港通訊業聯會盃] ﹑[總體最佳表現項目]及[認識通訊半天遊]。 所有活動和獎項將於二零一零年五月八日之「香港世界電訊及資訊社會日」慶祝及頒獎典禮中頒發。


 
項目
日期
對象
i. 創意智能手機軟件製作大賽
2010年3月至4月
高中及大專學生
ii. 無線定位尋寶比賽﹑2010香港通訊業聯會盃 及 總體最佳表現項目
2010年5月8日
高中及大專學生
iii. 「香港世界電訊及資訊社會日」慶祝及頒獎典禮
2010年5月8日
公眾及傳媒
iv. 認識通訊半天遊
2010年5月8日
高中及大專學生