Director of Smart City Research and Industry Collaborations – MIT Hong Kong Innovation Node Adjunct Assistant Professor (HKU)
Sunnie S.Y. Lau is Director of Smart City Research and Industry Collaboration at MIT Hong Kong Innovation Node and Adjunct Assistant Professor at the HKU. As an international associate member of AIA, UK Chartered Member and Hong Kong Registered Architect, she has been a regular design critic and instructor at architecture and urban design programmes at various schools.
As an active council member of both HKIA and HKIUD; she has also taken the post of Chairing the Board of Education Affairs at the HKIA in 2021; Co-Chair of HKIA, HKIUD Young Members Committee since 2019 as well as HKIA representative in UIA Commission and Work Programmes. She has been keen in participating in competitions and exhibitions in various capacities ranging from curator, steering committee member, to exhibitor. In 2017, she was invited to be the Co-Curator & Exhibitor of the Hong Kong Shenzhen Bi-City Biennale Of Urbanism\Architecture (Hong Kong).