Dr Lay Lian Ong, Hong Kong
Academic Director of Information Technology DisciplineVocational Training Council
Lay Lian Ong, Dr. Lay Lian Ong – Recognised educator and practitioner who steers and drives the strategic initiatives of the IT discipline in Vocational Training Council, Hong Kong.
Dr Lay Lian Ong is the Academic Director (Information Technology) in Vocational Training Council. She is responsible for steering and driving the strategic initiatives of the IT discipline, including the development of Higher Diploma programmes in Information, Multimedia and Entertainment Technology. She oversees the operation of IT departments and administers the collaborated degree programmes with overseas partners.
Dr Ong is also the Academic Director (Information Technology) and Vice Principal (Administration) of Hong Kong Design Institute and Institute of Vocational Education (Lee Wai Lee) of Vocational Training Council, Hong Kong.
She adopts a practical approach to vocational training and is involved in a research study in factors relating to performance in vocational education. Dr Ong possesses a Doctor in Education.