Winner Announcement CILTHK
Student Day 2021
Owing to the current pandemic situation under COVID-19, the CILTHK Student Day 2021 was organised through video submission and an online Q&A session. The 7 participating teams from local tertiary institutions included:
- The Chinese University of Hong Kong
- HKU SPACE Community College
- The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong
- The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
- The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
- PolyU Hong Kong Community College
- The University of Hong Kong
The impressive performance of
students of The University of Hong Kong on the topic of “The shortage of container boxes in the recent liner trade causing
chaotic and bewildering global trade. How will the overdrive in container manufacturing
affect future global trade?” won the championship of the year. The Hong Kong
University of Science and Technology and The Hang Seng University of Hong
Kong were awarded the 1st runner up and 2nd runner up
of Hong Kong
Case 2: India Set To Enter Container Manufacturing in Bid to Rival China / Question: The shortage of container boxes in the recent liner trade causing chaotic and bewildering global trade. How will the overdrive in container manufacturing affect future global trade?
The Hong Kong University of Science and
Case 3: The 2021-22 Budget Speech by the Financial
Secretary, the Hon Paul MP Chan / Question:
Would the new fiscal policy achieve its intention (relieve traffic congestion
and increase revenue) and/or are there other better alternative suggestions?
The Hang Seng
University of Hong Kong
Case 5: Green light for new MTR project – Tung Chung
East and West stations / Question: Given
Tung Chung's population will surge to 170 thousand by 2026, and Tung Chung
Line’s inherent design. Will the rail service is the best choice for the residents?
Merits (in no particular order)
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Case 1: Why Hong Kong needs fewer bridges to nowhere and more escalators, lifts and footbridges / Question: With the ageing and dense population, building more
escalators, lifts, and footbridges are more beneficial to Hong Kong’s society.
Discuss the pros and cons of this statement.
HKU SPACE Community College
Case 7: NFI Group company Alexander Dennis announces
new order that takes Hong Kong operator KMB's Enviro500 double deck fleet to
over 2,500 / Question: Is it a good
strategy for KMB to purchase an Enviro500 bus instead of an E-bus?
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Case 6: SCRUB 2020 AWAY: HOW THE INDUSTRY IS HOLDING UP
AFTER ONE YEAR OF IMO 2020 / Question:
The expected full recovery of air freight is about 2-3 years. What appropriate
strategies suit liner shipping for the coming 2-3 years in terms of costs and
PolyU Hong Kong Community College
香港理工大學 - 香港專上學院
Case 4: DP World implements Zodiac System in Jebel Ali
Port’s terminal-3 to enable 100% automation of facilities / Question: How the automated container
port will affect the global economy and supply chain?