Mr Kong Chin-wang Stephen

Lecturer 講師

BSc, MPhil [PolyU(H.K.)]
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Teaching and Scholarly Interests

  • Building Information Modelling
  • Building Services
  • Construction technology
  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • IT in Construction Project Management



Stephen Kong obtained his BSc (Hons) degree in Building Technology and Management and Master of Philosophy degree in Construction Information Technology from the Department of Building and Real Estate, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. He has over 10 years' teaching experience in The Hong Kong Polytechnic University before joining SPEED in 2018.

Stephen is interested in Building Information Modelling and IT applications in construction. He has extensive experience in providing research and consultancy services in these areas to major contractors in Hong Kong. He has produced over 30 papers in refereed journals, international conference proceedings and books.

Selected Publications

Refereed Journal Paper

Li H., Guo H.L., Kong S.C.W., Chen Z., (2012) "Optimization of curved roof surface design using GA", Journal of Engineering, Design and Technology, 10(3), pp.345 - 359

Li Y., Guo H.L., Li H., Xu G.H., Wang Z.R., Kong S.C.W. (2010), Transit-Oriented Land Planning Model Considering Sustainability of Mass Rail Transit. ASCE Journal of Urban Planning and Development, 136(3), pp.243-248

Baldwin A, Li H, Huang T, Kong S.C.W, Guo H L, Chan N and Wong J (2009) Supporting pre-tender construction planning with virtual prototyping. Engineering, Construction and Architectural Management. 16(2), pp. 150-161

Chen Z., Li H., Ross A., Khalfan M.M.A. and Kong S.C.W. (2008), Knowledge-driven ANP approach to vendors evaluation for sustainable construction,ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 134(12), pp 928-941.

Li H., Huang T., Kong S.C.W., Guo H.L., Baldwin A., Chan N., Wong J. (2008), Integrating Design and construction through virtual prototyping, Automation in Construction, 17(8), pp 915-922.

Huang T., Kong S.C.W., Guo H.L., Baldwin A. and Li H. (2007), A virtual prototyping system for simulating construction processes, Automation in construction, 16(5), pp 576-585.

Chen Z., Li H., Kong S.C.W., Hong J., Xu Q. (2006), E-commerce system simulation for construction and demolition waste exchange, Automation in Construction, 15(6), pp 706-718.

Chen Z., Li H., Kong S.C.W. and Xu Q. (2006), An analytic knowledge network process for construction entrepreneurship, Journal of Management Development, 25(1), pp11-27.

Kong S.C.W., Li H., Liang Y., Hung T., Anumba C. and Chen Z. (2005), Web services enhanced interoperable construction products catalogue, Automation in Construction, 14(3), pp 343-352.

Chen Z., Li H., Kong S.C.W., Xu Q. (2005), A knowledge-driven management approach to environmental-conscious construction, Construction Innovation, 5(1), pp 27-39.

Li H., Chen Z., Yong L. and Kong S.C.W. (2005), Application of integrated GPS and GIS technology for reducing construction waste and improving construction efficiency, Automation in Construction, 14(3), pp 323-331.

Kong S.C.W., Li H., Hung T., Shi J., Castro-Lacouture D. and Skibniewski M. (2004), Enabling information sharing between e-commerce systems for construction material procurement, Automation in Construction, 13(2), pp 261-276.

Li H., Kong S.C.W., Pang Y.C., Shi J. and Yu L. (2003), Internet-based geographical information system for e-commerce application in construction material procurement, ASCE Construction Engineering and Management, 129(6), pp 689-697.

Li H., Ma Z., Shen Q. and Kong S.C.W. (2003), Virtual experiment of innovative construction operations, Automation in Construction, 12(5), pp 561-575.

Aronsson M., Tholen D., Josephson P., Li H., and Kong S.C.W. (2002), Broadband services for residential and commercial tenants: a categorization of current and future services and a survey on tenants needs in Sweden, Building and Environment, 38(2), pp 347-358.              

Kong S.C.W., Li H. and Love P.E.D. (2001), An E-Commerce system for construction material procurement, Construction Innovation 1(1), pp 43-54.

Kong S.C.W., Li H. and Shen L.Y. (2001), An Internet-based electronic product catalog of construction material, Construction Innovation, 1(4), pp 245-257.


Book/ Book Chapter

Kong S.C.W., Li H. and Anumba C. (2007) Web-services and aecXML-based e-Commerce system for construction products procurement, E-Commerce in Construction, Wiley-Blackwell.

Chen Z., Li H., Kong S.C.W., Hong J. and Xu Q. (2006) Process simulation for e-commerce systems: a case study of a sustainable construction industry, Encyclopedia of E-Commerce, E-Government and Mobile Commerce. Idea Group Reference, Hershey, USA.

Chen Z., Kong S.C.W. and Li H. (2004) An integrative knowledge management system for environmental-conscious construction, Knowledge Management in the Construction Industry: A Socio-technical Perspective, Idea Group Publishing.

Wu X., Kong S.C.W., Ma Y., Wong F., Zhou J., Wong J., Zhao Q. and Chung J. (2004) Sustainability and Innovation in Construction and Real Estate, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. (Editor)

Leung B.Y.P., Kong S.C.W. and Chan A.P.L. (2003) Innovation in Construction and Real Estate, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. (Editor)