In addition to the Annual General Meeting, the Hong Kong Society invites special guest Prof. Stano Kong to present a keynote speech entitled ‘Incompleteness in Adult Subsequent Language Acquisition’. The AGM will be followed by a lunch.


12:00pm      AGM
12:45pm      Lunch Reception
1.00pm        Lunch & Keynote Speech by Prof. Stano Kong
2.30pm        Farewell

Speaker bio

Stano Kong is Distinguished Professor of Linguistics in the Department of Foreign Languages and Literature (FLLD), former Chair of the FLLD, Founding Director of the International Graduate Programme of Teaching Chinese as a Second Language (MA in TCSL), and Dean of the College of Arts at Tunghai University in Taiwan. From 2014 to 2018, he served on the Executive Committee of the Linguistic Society of Taiwan. He received his PhD from Essex University (2001) and has published extensively in the areas of second language acquisition and second language syntax. He is currently working on the L3 acquisition of German noun phrases and adjective placement by Chinese speakers of advanced L2 English. 


Hong Kong Society AGM

AGM agenda
Proxy form (direct download)


Ticket prices:
Member* – HK$200
Non-member – HK$300

(*exclusively for members of the Chartered Institute of Linguists)

Please complete the Reply form and return by email to to confirm your attendance and receive further instruction on payment.

Deadline for registration: 25 November 2019

November 30th, 2019 12:00 PM   to   3:00 PM
Salisbury Road, Tsimshatsui
Hong Kong
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