Situated over the Cross-Harbour Tunnel Toll Plaza, the proposed Green Deck will stretch from the PolyU campus to the Tsim Sha Tsui East harbor front, connecting the podium of the PolyU campus with Hung Hom station. This 43,000 sqm deck will provide a green open space with cultural, leisure and sport facilities for the local communities, while enhancing the pedestrian connectivity amongst the nearby districts and improving the air quality around the area.
The proposed Green Deck is to be covered by greeneries such as trees, shrubs, grass, flowers and other planting materials for about 80% of its total area. Events such as festivity celebrations, performances could use paved areas and green areas.
This competition aims to enhance the awareness and engagement of the Green Deck proposal among PolyU students by using cutting-edge technology. Contestants must use FlexSim(*) software to design scenarios for the proposed Green Deck, for example:
The award ceremony for the Virtual Reality Competition for Green Deck was held on 3 April 2019 in the Digital Visualisation Room (i-Space, 4/F). 15 teams participated in the contest. A total of 5 teams won prizes in the contest. Congratulations to our winners!
CHEUNG Ka Yee (BRE)
|1st Runner-up||Jogging Path "Dragon"||
TSANG Hon Fung (BRE)
|2nd Runner-up||Horticulture||MAK Sze Long (EIE)
LUO Yanwen (COMP)
IP Ka Yan Lorelei (SN)
|Commendation Award||Wine Festival||CHAN Yuet Hang, Noel (COMP)
CHAN Yuet Yu, Cherry (COMP)
LAI Hiu Long, Alex (COMP)
|Commendation Award||Sport Centre||
CHEUNG Chun Yiu (EIE)
FlexSim Software Availability
Deadline for Submission
Contestants must submit the following files by email to firstname.lastname@example.org on or before 11 Mar 2019.
The shortlisted participants presented their designs to the judging panel on 3 Apr 2019.
Use of FlexSim Features
Mr Andy Tong, Vice President (Campus Development and Facilities)
Mr Alex Lui, Project Director of Green Deck
Dr Shirley Wong, University Librarian
Dr Raymond Leung, ex-Council member and Chairman of Campus Development Committee
Prof. Leslie Chen, Past President of The Hong Kong Institute of Landscape Architects (HKILA)
Prof. Qin Lu, Professor of the Department of Computing
Rules and Regulations
Champion – Apple iPad (x1)
1st Runner-up – Apple Home Pod (x1)
2nd Runner-up – Apple iWatch series 3 GPS (x1)
Alumni Affairs and Development Office
Campus Development Office
Communications and Public Affairs Office
Department of Computing
Pao Yue-kong Library
Vantis Solutions Ltd.
To prepare for the VR competition, the Green Deck Committee recommends all contestants to join the following events:
Date: 22 Jan 2019 (Tue)
Time: 12:30pm – 2pm
Speaker: Mr Alex Lui (Project Director of Green Deck)
Video recording captured from Training Session A: Click Here to access the training video
Venue : Digital Visualisation Room, i-Space, 4/F Library
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Virtual Reality Competition for Green Deck concluded with success!⠀ ⠀ Last Wednesday, five out of fifteen teams of #PolyU students presented their innovative designs for the #GreenDeck, proposing a range of scenarios: Solar Road, Jogging Path, Horticulture, Wine Festival, and Sports Centre. Congratulations to Cheung Ka Yee, Ko Sing, Wan Hoi Yik, and Wong Tze Hin, from Department of Building and Real Estate, on winning the championship! Beyond new visions in #VR, this 2-month learning journey also cultivated a lot of new friendships between students from different disciplines.⠀ ⠀ ⠀ ⠀ Watch the highlight reel of the winning entries: https://youtu.be/HnpquXE2zTM⠀ ⠀ ⠀ See more photos of the event on Flickr: https://flic.kr/s/aHsmAhTT2v⠀ ⠀ ⠀ More details on the competition: https://libguides.lb.polyu.edu.hk/i-Space/vr-greendeck⠀ ⠀ ⠀ #PolyU #PolyUstudent #GreenDeck #virtualreality
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