Inaugural Lecture: How Do We Inhabit Openness? Rethinking Whole Person Education

by Professor John Nguyet Erni

Fung Hon Chu Endowed Chair of Humanics



In recognition of the generous support of Fung Hon Chu Foundation for the establishment of “Fung Hon Chu Endowed Chair of Humanics”, and in celebration of the conferment of this title on Professor John Nguyet Erni, the University will organise an Inaugural Lecture delivered by Professor Erni on “How Do We Inhabit Openness? Rethinking Whole Person Education” to share his wisdom and thinking on the question of openness with the public on 10 September 2018. Details of the lecture are as follows:


Date :

10 September 2018 (Monday)


4:30 p.m.


Dr. Hari Harilela Lecture Theatre (WLB 103) 
The Wing Lung Bank Building for Business Studies

Shaw Campus
Hong Kong Baptist University


It is our honour to have Dr. Victor Fung, Chairman of the Fung Hon Chu Foundation and Group Chairman of the Fung Group, Mr. Cheng Yan-kee, BBS, JP, Chairman of the Council and the Court of HKBU, and Professor Roland T. Chin, President and Vice-Chancellor of HKBU, officiate at the lecture.


For more details, please visit the following web pages:

1.     Professor John Nguyet Erni 

        Fung Hon Chu Endowed Chair of Humanics


2.     Fung Hon Chu Foundation     


3.     HKBU Endowed Chairs Scheme


4.     Brief Introduction to the Inaugural Lecture


You are cordially invited to join this enlightening lecture which will be conducted in English. The seats will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. Please register by 3 September 2018 (Monday). For enquiries, please contact the University Advancement Office by phone at 3411 7794 or by email to