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Lingnan University to confer honorary doctorates upon four distinguished individuals

21 Nov 2016


Lingnan University will confer honorary doctorates upon four distinguished individuals at the 47th Congregation of the University to be held on 24 November in recognition of their outstanding achievements in their respective professions and valuable contributions to the well-being of society.
The honorary doctorate recipients are Mr Warren Chan Chee-hoi, Prof Lord Anthony Giddens, Dr Anthony Francis Neoh and Prof Yang Fujia.
Please visit for biographies of the honorary doctorate recipients.

Details of the Ceremony are as follows:
Date      :    24 November 2016 (Thursday)

Time     :    2:15pm – 3:30pm

                   (Media representatives are advised to arrive at the venue on or before 2pm)

Venue   :    Chan Tak Tai Auditorium, Lingnan University

                   8 Castle Peak Road, Tuen Mun, New Territories

(Shuttle bus service to and from Tsim Sha Tsui and Central is available.)


Representative(s) of your organisation are cordially invited to attend the Ceremony. For enquiries, please contact Ms Melody Chan (Tel: 2616 8856 / 5321 1137; email: or Mr Terence Poon (Tel: 2616 8953 / 9192 1955; email: of the Office of Communications and Public Affairs.