Conference Venue - HKU

The University of Hong Kong
The University of Hong Kong (HKU) is the territory’s oldest tertiary institution, with a history stretching over a hundred years. HKU has gained international recognition for its accomplishments as a research-led comprehensive university comprising ten faculties with over 28,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students, and almost 7,500 academic staff.

Meeting Rooms
The 6th World Conference on Research Integrity will be held at the Grand Hall in the Lee Shau Kee Lecture Centre, which is a focal point of the Centennial Campus of HKU. The Grand Hall, completed in September 2012, has been built as a modern and multi-functional box-in-box structure, and well-equipped with modern lighting and audiovisual facilities such as built-in cinema projection system for real-time video recording. It can accommodate more than 900 participants and will be used for all plenary sessions.

Lecture rooms near the Grand Hall will be used for parallel sessions and poster area. Please refer to the detailed programme for the venue of each session, and the programme book for the venue map.
Transportation to HKU

(1) By MTR:
The most convenient way to reach the Grand Hall is from the MTR station (HKU Station – Exit C1). Alternatively, participants may exit from Exit A2 but the exit is further away from the conference venue. Participants who are staying at hotels near the campus are also recommended to enter the University through the HKU MTR station.

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(a) from HKU MTR Station - Exit C1

(a) Go to HKU MTR Station Exit C1
(b) Take the lift to the G/F and turn right once you are out of the lift
(c) Take the escalator to the LG1/F
(d) Walk across the footbridge
(e) Take the escalator to the LG1/F of the Centennial Campus
(f) Take the escalator to the Centennial Campus
(g) The Grand Hall is in front of the escalator exit

(b) from HKU MTR Station - Exit A2

(a) Go to HKU MTR Station Exit A
(b) Proceed to Exit A2 and take the lift to "FB" (i.e. Footbridge)
(c) Turn left once you are out of the lift and walk across the footbridge
(d) Turn right after crossing the footbridge and take the escalator to LG level
(e) Go straight along the University Street (LG level)
(f) Enter the Centennial Campus through the glass doors
(g) Walk along the LG level of Centennial Campus
(h) Grand Hall is on the right hand side
    (2) By Bus:
  • New World First Bus: 3A, 4, 4X, 23, 30X, 91, 94, 970X, 970
  • City Bus: 7, 37A, 40, 40M, 71, 90B, 103, 973
  • Hong Kong Island Green Mini Bus:
  • 10, 22, 22S, 28, 31, 55

Before the trip to HKU, conference participants are also advised to check Hong Kong Transport Department's HKeTransport website or other public transport operators' websites for updated transport information.