Dr LO, Man-fung

Lecturer 講師

BBA (H.K.U.S.T); MSc [PolyU (H.K.)]; MA (City H.K.); DBA (Newcastle); PgDipEd (H.K.); MACS Snr CP; FBCS CITP; FCIPS, I.S.P.; ITCP; PStat®; AStat; CStat; CertStat; CSci; CMgr; C.Mgr.; CMathTeach; CSciTeach; CMALT; FIML; FCollT; FRSPH, MAustMS
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Teaching and Scholarly Interests
  • Research Methods
  • Computer Networking
  • Database Systems Management
  • Decision Analysis
  • Education and Training
  • E-learning and Educational Technology
  • Knowledge Management
  • Operations Management
  • Quality Management
  • Software Engineering
  • Statistical Programming
  • Statistics and Data Analysis
  • Survey Sampling
  • Systems Analysis and Development

Research-Scholarly Outputs


Professional Activities/ Achievements



Dr. Lo received the BBA, major in Information Systems, from The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. He further received the Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Liberal Studies) from The University of Hong Kong, the Master of Science in Information Systems from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University and the Master of Arts in Quantitative Analysis for Business from City University of Hong Kong. Besides, he obtained the Doctor of Business Administration from the University of Newcastle, Australia.

At PolyU SPEED, he teaches subjects in information technology, business management, statistics and data science. He was the awardee of the “CPCE Outstanding Teaching Performance/Achievement Award 2016/17”. Prior to joining PolyU SPEED, Dr. Lo worked at various institutions, including The University of Hong Kong, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, City University of Hong Kong, The Open University of Hong Kong and the Vocational Training Council.

Apart from teaching, he is also active in research and scholarly activities. His research interests are in the areas of knowledge management, absorptive capacity, quality management and learning technology.  He also serves as Associate Editor of World Journal of Management, Senior Editor of Journal of Information Technology Education: Research and Senior Editor of Journal of Information Technology Education: Innovations in Practice on voluntary basis. Dr. Lo was also invited to be the external adviser and the external examiner of two local post-secondary institutes. Furthermore, he is the member of Kappa Delta Pi (International Honor Society in Education), Pi Lambda Theta International Honor Society and Professional Association in Education, Upsilon Pi Epsilon (International Honor Society for the Computing and Information Disciplines) and Alpha Iota Delta (International Honor Society in the Decision Sciences and Information Systems).