Dr LEUNG, Wai-fung Joseph

Lecturer 講師

DBA (Newcastle), MBA (Leicester), MEd (Wollongong), MMgt (Macquarie),
PgDipArb [H.K.(S.P.A.C.E.)], FCIM, FBCS, FHKIoD, FHKCS, FSCS, MACS, MHKMA, MIAP, MIMIS, MCIArb, AHKIArb, Certified Behavioural Consultant, HKMAAL Accredited Mediator (General), HKMC Accredited Mediator, National Mediator, MHJMC Accredited Mediation Assessor

Teaching and Scholarly Interests
  • e-Government
  • Social Media
  • Internet Governance
  • Wireless Technology
  • Alternate Dispute Resolution (ADR)
  • Mediation
  • Arbitration
  • Retail Technology
  • Digital Marketing
  • Digital Leadership
  • Intellectual Property
  • Internet-of-Things (IoT)
  • Internet-of-Everywhere (IoE)


With a wealth of experience in the information technology industry for over 30 years, Joseph Leung is currently the Programme Director for executive development courses and trainings at PolyU SPEED.  He is also teaching in IT and marketing-related subjects.

Dr Leung obtained his Doctoral Degree of Business Administration in 2015 from the University of Newcastle, Australia; Master Degree of Business Administration in 1993 from the University of Leicester, United Kingdom; Masters of Management of Information Technology in 1998 from Macquarie University, Australia; and Masters of Education in Information Technology in 2001 from the University of Wollongong, Australia. He has also acquired the Postgraduate Diploma in Arbitration; the DISC personality system qualification to become a Certified Behavioural Consultant.  He is currently studying the Postgraduate Diploma in Managerial Psychology.

With regards to his professionalism, Dr Leung is currently the Vice-Chairman of the Hong Kong Retail Technology Industry Association; Vice-Chairman of the Hong Kong Internet Forum, Committee Member of The Chartered Institute of Arbitration (CIArb) East Asian Branch.  He is a Fellow Member of the British Computer Society; Hong Kong Computer Society; Chartered Institute of Marketing; The Hong Kong Institute of Directors; Senior Member of Singapore Computer Society; Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators.  Besides, he is the Mediation Assessor and Coach of Mainland – Hong Kong Joint Mediation Center (CCPIT – HKMC Joint Mediation Center); Convener of the Expert Panel (Technology and Intellectual Property) of the Hong Kong Mediation Centre; Accredited Mediator (General) of the Hong Kong Mediation Accreditation Association Ltd (HKMAAL) and the Hong Kong Mediation Centre.  He has been invited as the Subject Specialist of the Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic & Vocational Qualifications (HKCAAVQ) since Year 2002, and the Technical Advisor of ICT Industry Programme of the Employees Retraining Board.

Dr. Leung is a columnist and blogger for various magazines, newspapers and websites. He is invited to be the Honorary Consultant for the / and the Hong Kong Commercial Radio Interactive under the management of the Hong Kong Commercial Radio. He is also the Charter President of the Rotary Club of Central Harbourfront of Rotary District 3450.

Dr. Leung is also a member of the Bauhinia Foundation Research Centre and the Savantas Policy Institute.


Leung, J. (2015). Social Media in e-Government An Empirical Study of Adoption Factors and Consequences (1. Aufl. ed.). Saarbrücken: LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing.