Shun Chi Ming

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Appointed as Director of the Hong Kong Observatory in 2011, Mr Shun specialized in aeronautical meteorology since the 1990s and led a team of researchers to develop the world-first and award-winning Light Detection And Ranging (LIDAR) Windshear Alerting System for the Hong Kong International Airport. In the international arena, Mr Shun is President of the Commission for Aeronautical Meteorology (CAeM) of the UN World Meteorological Organization (WMO) – the first Chinese, and in fact also the first Asian, taking up this position in the WMO. Mr Shun is also Permanent Representative of Hong Kong, China with WMO and Chairman of the UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) / WMO Typhoon Committee. He is also Chair of the Hong Kong Meteorological Society, Fellow of the Royal Meteorological Society (FRMetS) and Member of the Chinese Meteorological Society Executive Committee.